HARARE, Aug 27: Emmerson Mnangagwa was officially sworn in as president of Zimbabwe on Sunday after winning a bitterly contested election that marked the country's first vote since strongman Robert Mugabe was ousted from power.

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has decided to hold election of its president and a vice president on October 24 in the capital.

NSU to hold election after nine years

August 17, 2016 02:30 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: Ten days after the inauguration of the general convention and a gap of nine years, Nepali Congress' student wing -- Nepal Student Union (NSU) -- is set to hold election to choose a new leadership on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 14: The holding of the election of the Nepal Students Union (NSU) under its 11th General Convention is likely to get delayed further, as some student leaders have come out in protest accusing the Direction Committee of adding some fake voters.

KATHMANDU, Aug 13: Nepal Students Union (NSU) – the student wing of Nepali Congress – will commence its 11th General Convention election process starting from Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 2: CPN-UML has decided not to field a candidate for the post of Prime Minister’s election to be held on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Puspa Kamal Dahal has filed his candidacy for the election of the post of Prime Minister at the Legislature-Parliament in New Baneshwar on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, July 25: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has called for the election of the new prime minister on the basis of a political consensus in a week.

KATHMANDU, July 11: Tribhuvan University (TU) has decided to hold the election of Free Student Union (FSU) in the last week of February 2017.

SYDNEY, July 10: Australia's opposition leader conceded defeat on Sunday in a chaotic national election that has left Australia in a state of political paralysis for more than a week, while officials scramble to sort out who, if anyone, actually won the tight race.

URLABARI (Morang), July 9: Naya Shakri Nepal (NSN) Coordinator Baburam Bhattarai has said election was possible only after restructuring of the local bodies.

SCBA election begins

July 9, 2016 09:09 am

KATHMANDU, July 9: Voting for the election of a new working committee of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) has begun. The election is taking place at premises of the Nepal Bar Association.

KATHMANDU, July 9: The Parliamentary Hearings Special Committee (PHSC) has unanimously endorsed Dr Ayodhi Prasad Yadav as the next chief election commissioner.

KATHMANDU, July 8:  A meeting of the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee (PHSC) has unanimously approved the name of Dr Ayodhee Prasad Yadav as the Chief Election Commissioner on Friday.

Prime Minster KP Sharma Oli has visited the Election Commission to discuss the election work plan on Monday.

In few suburbs, the Nepali community can influence the results of Australian Federal Election 2016.

KATHMANDU, June 24: Experts have said that the government was making preparations for the local body elections without adequate homework and consultations.

KATHMANDU, June 20: The first meeting of the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee (PHSC) held at Singh Durbar on Monday morning has decided to request Speaker Onsari Gharti to set the date for holding election of committee chairman in line with the rule 180 of parliamentary regulations 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 19: The party of Malaysia's scandal-tainted Prime Minister Najib Razak has won two parliamentary by-elections in a landslide, further strengthening his rule despite corruption allegations.

Election not possible: Singh

June 18, 2016 01:13 am

KATHMANDU, June 18: Nepali Congress leader, Prakash Man Singh, today asserted that the election is not possible through an election calendar developed without prior discussions.