KATHMANDU, Oct 4: The Election Commission (EC) has published the details of all voters — their serial number, voter number, voting place, polling station, names of father, mother, spouse. The EC published the details of the voters on its website -- www.election.gov.np.

KATHMANDU, Oct 3: Around 20,000 local and foreign observers are going to be deployed for the upcoming House of Representatives and provincial assemblies elections to be held on November 20.

KATHMANDU, Oct 3: The Election Commission (EC) has fixed today as the deadline to withdraw the candidacies of those named in the proportional closed list.The time for submitting the revised list was fixed till yesterday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: The Election Commission (EC) has launched an office to monitor the social networks sites with representatives of the Cyber ​​Bureau of the Nepali Army and Police for the House of Representatives and Provincial Assemblies elections to be held on November 20.

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: Rupesh Adhikari and Dipendra Dhimal have been elected as working committee members of All Nepal Football Association (ANFA). Rupesh and Dipendra were elected in the re-election held at the special general meeting of ANFA in Tripureshwor on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: The Election Commission (EC) has issued 60-point directives to the political parties to make the upcoming elections to the members of the House of Representatives and provincial Assembly free, fair, impartial, transparent.

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: A meeting of the leaders of the ruling coalition parties on the distribution of seats for the upcoming House of Representatives and provincial assembly elections is currently underway at Baluwatar, the official residence of the Prime Minister.

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: The government and political parties have expressed their commitment that they would honestly abide by the election code of conduct.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has approved the deployment of the army for the elections to the House of Representatives and provincial assemblies slated for November 20.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: The Election Commission (EC) is discussing the election code of conduct with the political parties today. Party officials have been called by the commission for the discussion.

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: Chairman of CPN (Unified Socialist) Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that a coalition government would be formed in the country after the November 20 election.

KATHMANDU, Sept 23: The Election Commission (EC) has asked the Ministry of Finance to furnish the details of the transfer of funds outside the approved annual budget for the current fiscal year following the declaration of the date for election.

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: The Election Commission (EC) is going to collect the provisional voters list from Thursday for proportional representation in the House of Representatives election to be held on November 20.

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: The Election Commission (EC) has determined the offices of the Chief Returning Officers and Returning Officers for each district for the upcoming federal parliament and provincial assembly polls scheduled for November 20.

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: Members of the Task Force including the top leaders of the ruling coalition are engaged in intense discussions to distribute seats for the upcoming House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly elections to be held on November 20.

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: The election process for the House of Representatives and the Provincial Assemblies scheduled for November 20 is starting today.

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: Kamala Pant, a member of parliament (MP) from the ruling Nepali Congress, has urged all political parties to increase the candidature of women in the direct elections to the provincial assemblies and House of Representatives slated for November 20.

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: The Election Commission (EC) has directed the National Land Commission to immediately stop the distribution of land ownership certificates.

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: The Election Commission (EC) has started the process of printing ballot papers for the Federal Parliament and Provincial Assemblies elections to be held on November 20.

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Dinesh Kumar Thapaliya has urged the political leaders not to construe the issue of election code of conduct in a different perspective based on the parties' opposition or ruling status. Political parties' understanding and implementation of election code of conduct should be the same, Thapaliya added.

EC demands 250,000 employees for elections

September 11, 2022 12:37 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 11: The Election Commission (EC) has requested the government to make available 250,000 employees to successfully hold the elections to the House of Representatives and the provincial assemblies scheduled for November 20.

CHITWAN, Sept 9: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has instructed his party workers not to go against the ruling alliance. Deuba, who is also the president of Nepali Congress (NC), came to Chitwan on Friday (today) for the closing program of the first phase of the NC’s campaign to strengthen the alliance “as there is a possibility of forming the government led by the NC in all places in the coming days.”

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has announced that he will contest the November 20 elections from Chitwan.

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: The ruling five political parties have neared the seat sharing for the November 20 election to the provincial assembly and federal parliament.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: The government is planning to insure an amount of Rs 2 million to all those involved in election process in case of personal accidents or external attack during the elections to be held on November 20.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: The meeting of the Task Force formed earlier for the distribution of seats under the First Past the Post (FPTP) electoral system of the House of Representatives (HoR) among the ruling coalition is being held at the Prime Minister's official residence in Baluwatar at 9 AM.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: The Election Commission (EC) has said that continuation of the term of members of House of Representatives (HoR) and Provincial Assemblies even after the filing of nominations for the new election is inappropriate.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: The Election Commission (EC) has determined a total of 10,888 polling stations across the country for upcoming elections to the members of House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly scheduled for November 20.

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: The ruling five political parties have said they would soon decide on seat allocation for the November 20 election to the House of Representatives and Province Assembly.

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR) Agni Prasad Sapkota has been recommended as the candidate of the CPN (Maoist Center) for the upcoming general election from constituency no. 1 of Sindhupalchowk district.

Coalition of the Deserving

September 5, 2022 06:30 am

It’s been a year of government consisting of five parties, all of them having their own ambitions and interests. Power sharing, both at the center and provinces, has been managed with relative ease. Even in the local elections, seat-sharing was achieved reasonably well, much to the chagrin of UML, and barring a few exceptions, each partner benefited from it.

KATHMANDU, Sept 4: The CPN-UML has called for suggestions from all friends and well-wishers of the party for inclusion in the manifesto for the upcoming House of Representatives and provincial assembly elections.

JANAKPURDHAM, Sept 4: A clash erupted between the supporters of the two leaders over the recommendation of the candidate for the member of the House of Representatives of Dhanusha Constituency No 2.

The next elections are scheduled for November 20. We all should take this as a golden opportunity and cast our ballots such that we don’t have to repent for the next five years. This is an opportunity which should not be missed. Let’s throw the snollygosters out of political offices and other positions of power. Let’s stop them this time.

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: CPN-UML has recommended the names of Politburo members Mahesh Basnet and Nirmal Bhattarai from Bhaktapur Constituency No 2 for the upcoming parliamentary election.

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has accused the five-party alliance of making the country poor within a year. He said that the five-party alliance made the country miserable, and now the election to be held on November 20 will help improve the condition of Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Gagan Kumar Thapa has hinted that leader Mohammad Aftab Alam, who is currently serving jail term on charge of murder, will not be made a candidate for MP in the upcoming parliamentary election.

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Gagan Thapa has been unanimously recommended as the candidate from Kathmandu Constituency No 4 for the upcoming House of Representatives (HoR) election to be held on November 20.

KATHMANDU, Sept 2: The election of the Chairpersons of the Thematic Committee under the National Assembly will be held on September 8.

KATHMANDU, Sept 2: Approximately 300,000 security personnel will take up security responsibilities during the elections of the House of Representatives (HoR) and Province Assembly.

KATHMANDU, Sept 1: The Nepali Congress (NC) has recommended Mohammad Aftab Alam, who is currently in prison on the charge of burning some people in a brick kiln, as a candidate for the Rautahat Constituency No 2 for the upcoming elections to the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, Sept 1: The CPN-UML has directed its subordinate committees to recommend the names of candidates for the elections to the House of Representatives and provincial assemblies scheduled for November 20 within September 7 .

Mahar to stand in election from Kailali-4

September 1, 2022 13:45 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 1: Nainsingh Mahar, a central member of the ruling Nepali Congress (NC), has been recommended as a candidate from Kailali constituency number 4.

KATHMANDU, August 31: The Election Commission (EC) is about to establish its offices in all the 165 electoral constituencies for the elections to the House of Representatives (HoR) and arrange for the counting of votes for the provincial assembly and HoR elections there.

KATHMANDU, August 29: The Election Commission (EC) has launched a voters’ list updating program for the November 20 House of Representatives and provincial assembly elections.

KATHMANDU, August 29: The five ruling parties could not reach an agreement on the number of seats in the Task Force formed for the distribution of seats for the electoral alliance in the provincial assembly and House of Representatives elections.

KATHMANDU, August 28: A meeting of the ruling coalition is being held today. The meeting is being held at the Prime Minister's official residence, Baluwatar, at 4 PM.

RUPANDEHI, August 27: Minister for Urban Development Metmani Chaudhary has said the county would move ahead towards the new path after the election scheduled for November 20.

KATHMANDU, August 26: Nepal Police has decided to mobilize 71,693 police personnel for the elections of the House of Representatives and the Province Assembly scheduled for November 20.

KATHMANDU, August 24: Chairman of the main opposition party CPN-UML, KP Sharma Oli met Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Wednesday morning.