BUTWAL, July 26: Chairperson of all the six parliamentary committees in the State Assembly of State no. 5 have been elected unopposed.

BARA, June 28: Ibrahim Miya describes himself as a person who is not much interested in politics but says that he tries his best to cast his vote, when the elections come around.

RAMPUR, June 11: Just like in other local units, four bureaucrats were transferred to Rampur Municipality of Palpa as executive officers after the local elections a year ago.

Karki elected MCA chairperson

May 31, 2018 12:26 pm

KATHMANDU, May 31: The Music Composer Association Nepal has elected a 19-member working committee under the chairpersonship of Rajendra Kumar Karki.

KATHMANDU, May 20: With the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) electing Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli as its parliamentary party (PP) leader on Saturday, a curiosity has arisen as to who the deputy PP leader of the party will be.

KATHMANDU, May 16: Kings XI Punjab has won the toss and elected to field first in a 50th match (N) of ongoing Indian Premier League at Mumbai on Wednesday.

DHANGADHI, May 16: Instead of turning their focus on development and other important tasks, local representatives in Province 7 have been prioritizing on getting more benefits for themselves.  Just recently on Sunday, three separate groups of newly elected 150 people's representatives at the local units separately submitted memorandum to Province 7 Chief Minister Trilochan Bhatta, demanding increase in their salary.

KATHMANDU, May 15: Nepali Congress parliamentary party executive committee has been unanimously elected after the same number of the aspirants to the posts available filed their candidacy.

DANG/RUKUM, May 15: Chief Executive Officer of Sharada Municipality of Salyan, Mahendra Dangi, was transferred to Lamahi Municipality, Dang. Soon after, another accountant from the same municipality was also transferred to Lamahi Municipality, where he joined his previous boss Dangi. The transfer saga does not end here.

SURKHET, May 15: It has already been a year since the first phase local polls elected local representatives under the country's newly adopted federal system.

Kathmandu, May 8: Parliamentary Party meeting of the ruling CPN (Maoist Centre) has selected lawmaker Dinanath Sharma as the PP leader in the National Assembly (NA) today.

Sherpa elected ANFA president

May 5, 2018 18:27 pm

KATHMANDU, May 5: Karma Tsering Sherpa has been elected as the President of All-Nepal Football Association (ANFA).

KATHMANDU, April 24: Nepal has been elected by acclamation as Chair of the Committee on Conferences, a permanent subsidiary organ of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), for the year 2018.

KATHMANDU, April 17: Nepal has been elected as a member of the executive board of the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women (UN Women).

POKHARA, April 6: Pay perks for the elected representatives of the local units have been determined 11 months after the elections of the local units on Friday.

KALIKOT, April 2: Service seekers from far-flung villages in the district of Kalikot are still forced to come to the district headquarters for basic services as the elected representatives of the local bodies and government employees continue to stay in district headquarters by establishing liaison offices.

KATHMANDU, April 1: Mahendranagar United has won the toss and elected to bat first against Biratnagar Kings at the Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) cricket tournament underway at Seti Zone Police Cricket Ground in Dhangadhi on Sunday.

DAMAK, April 1: Even though nine months have elapsed since the elected representatives of people took charge of the local bodies, the service seekers are not getting service as expected due to the internal row amongst the elected representatives from different political parties.

KATHMANDU, March 21: Rajesh Manandhar has been elected as the Chairperson of the National Footballers’ Association on Tuesday. The former footballer Manandhar defeated Anil Gurung, a Laxmi Hundai Manang Marshyangdhi Club striker, with a margin of four votes in the election held at the ANFA head office in Satdobato, Lalitpur.

PHALEBAS, March 19: Kedar Nath Sharma has been elected as the Chairman of Parbat Chamber of Commerce and Industries from the left alliance for the upcoming three years.

Dahal elected NA vice chair

March 19, 2018 05:00 am

KATHMANDU, March 19: Shashi Kala Dahal, 60, of the CPN (Maoist Center) was elected the vice-chairperson of the National Assembly (NA), defeating Brinda Devi Ale of the Nepali Congress (NC) in an election held on Sunday.

Dahal elected NA Vice-chair

March 18, 2018 16:46 pm

KATHMANDU, Mar 18: CPN (MC)'s Shashikala Dahal has been elected the Vice-chair of the National Assembly.

Tumbahamphe elected dy speaker

March 17, 2018 07:15 am

KATHMANDU, March 16: Shivamaya Tumbahamphe of CPN-UML has been elected the deputy speaker of the House of Representatives on Friday, defeating Pushpa Bhusal of Nepali Congress (NC).

UML's Tumbahamphe elected dy speaker

March 17, 2018 04:13 am

KATHMANDU, March 17: Shivamaya Tumbahamphe of CPN-UML has been elected the deputy speaker of the House of Representatives on Friday, defeating Pushpa Bhusal of Nepali Congress (NC).

KATHMANDU, March 16: UML lawmaker Shivmaya Tumbahamphe has been elected as Deputy Speaker of the Federal Parliament on Friday.

Timilsina elected NA Chairman

March 15, 2018 04:30 am

KATHMANDU, March 15: CPN-UML leader Ganesh Timilsina, 63, has been elected as the chairman of National Assembly of the federal parliament unopposed on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Mar 14: Ganesh Prasad Timilsina, UML's candidate for National Assembly (NA) chairman was elected unopposed.

Timilsena set to be elected NA chair

March 13, 2018 05:00 am

KATHMANDU, Mar 13: Ganesh Prasad Timilsena, the ruling UML's candidate for National Assembly (NA) chairman, looks set to be elected unopposed as he is the sole candidate for the post.

Mahara elected speaker unopposed

March 11, 2018 06:05 am

KATHMANDU, March 11: Krishna Bahadur Mahara of CPN (Maoist Center) was  elected unopposed as speaker of the House of Representatives,  Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Mar 10: Without opposition, Krishna Bahadur Mahara frp, CPN Maoist Center was elected as the speaker of federal parliament today.

Deuba elected NC's PP leader

March 6, 2018 01:35 am

KATHMANDU, March 5: Nepali Congress, the main opposition party in  parliament, has elected party President Sher Bahadur Deuba as its parliamentary party leader also.

Shah elected UML Chief Whip in Province-6

February 21, 2018 19:29 pm

SURKHET, Feb 21: Gulav Jung Shah has been elected the Chief Whip of the parliamentary party of the CPN-UML in province no. 6.

MORANG, Feb 20 : Rajib Koirala has been unanimously elected Nepali Congress parliamentary party leader of Province 1. A meeting of the province NC parliamentary party held on Monday in Biratnagar took a decision to this effect.

BUTWAL, Feb 19: When other children would go to school clutching books and exercise books, Krishni Tharu, then six-year-old, worked as Kamlari (female indentured laborer) at someone else's house.

KATHMANDU, Feb 18: Srijana Sharma, provincial assembly (PA) member from CPN-UML has been elected as the first woman deputy-speaker of Province-4. Sharma has been elected with 38 votes.

POKHARA, Feb 15: Netra Nath Adhikari has been unanimously elected the Speaker of Province 4.

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: Nepali Congress has submitted the name list of the House of Representatives members under PR electoral system at the Election Commission (EC).

BIRATNAGAR, Feb 12: Pradeep Kumar Bhandari has been unanimously elected the Speaker of the State Assembly of Province-1.

UDAYAPUR, Feb 12: Supraj Rai has been elected as the chairman of Federation of Nepalese Indigenous Journalists (FONIJ) Udayapur Chapter.

KATHMANDU, Feb 11: CPN- UML secretary, Prithivi Subba Gurung was elected as Parliamentary Party leader of Province 4 unopposed today.

Thapa elected province assembly-7 Speaker

February 10, 2018 18:06 pm

KATHMANDU Feb 10 : CPN-UMLleader Arjun Thapa has been elected as the Speaker for Provincial Parliament of  Province-7. He was eletcted PA member from Bhajhang. 7.

KATHMANDU, Feb 10: Without any opponent, CPN-UML leader Sanu Shrestha has been elected as the Province 3’s speaker.  Shrestha had won from Kathmandu 2 ‘A’ during the Provincial Assembly election.

KATHMANDU, Feb 9: Sherdhan Rai, Provincial Assembly leader of CPN-UML defeated Bhim Acharya by two votes to secure his win as Parliamentary Party member from Province 1. Rai obtained 26 votes and his rival candidate Acharya garnered 24 votes.

SURKHET, Feb 9: The Nepali Congress has elected Jeevan Bahadur Shahi as the leader of the Nepali Congress Parliamentary Party in the Province Assembly of Province No 6.

SURKHET, Feb 8: CPN-UML leader Yamlal Kandel has been nominated as Parliamentary Party leader for the Province-6.

KATHMANDU, Feb 8 :  Indra Baniya has been elected as the Parliamentary Party (PP) leader of  Nepali Congress for Province-3 on Thrusday.

JANAKPURDHAM, Feb 7: Eight unopposed elected candidates of Province-2 for National Assembly have received certificates today.

Khim Kumar elected in Province-4

February 7, 2018 18:09 pm

POKHARA, Feb 7: Khim Kumar BK from CPN (Maoist Center) has made a first victory in National Assembly election held on the Premises of Regional Public Service Commission Directorate, Pokhara on Wednesday.

DOTI, Feb 7: Two candidates have been elected to the National Assembly from Province 7 representing leftist alliance.

Ashok Pokharel elected NATO president

February 7, 2018 09:57 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 7: Ashok Pokharel has been elected as the president of Nepal Association of Tour Operators (NATO).