KATHMANDU, June 25: The Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI) has got Rajesh Kumar Agrawal as its new president.

KATHMANDU, March 9: Nepali Congress (NC) senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has been elected as the third president of the federal democratic republic Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: Eight political parties decide to endorse the Nepali Congress (NC) candidate for the upcoming presidential election.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Today, the CPN (Maoist Center) has called an official meeting to take an official decision on the matter of the new president. The meeting will be held at 4PM on the premises of the party office.

KATHMANDU, Feb 10: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, who is also the chairman of the CPN (Maoist Center), has proposed electing a candidate who is acceptable to all parties as the country’s new president.

Maoist Center appears reluctant to give UML a new president as the party bats for national consensus for new president

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Top leaders of the ruling parties have started holding informal discussions to elect a non-political person as the new president of the country.

COLOMBO, July 18: Sri Lanka's acting President Ranil Wickremesinghe gazetted orders late on Sunday for a state of emergency in the crisis-ridden island nation, in an effort to head off unrest ahead of a vote in parliament later this week to elect a new president.

Thakur is new president of AFCAN

January 3, 2021 12:21 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 3: Dr Ram Bhakta PB Thakur has been picked as the president of the Association of Former Career Ambassadors of Nepal (AFCAN).

COLOMBO, Nov 18 : Former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa was sworn in as Sri Lanka’s president on Monday and appealed to minority Tamils and Muslims who voted against him to give their support.

COLOMBO, Nov 17: Sri Lanka’s former civil wartime defense chief Gotabaya Rajapaksa was declared the winner in the presidential election on Sunday, after promising to secure the country against militant threats following Easter bombings this year.

New President’s move

May 30, 2019 00:30 am

If exposing the Trump administration’s intrigues makes one an “enemy of the US” one hopes it is a badge Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky remains willing to wear

JAKARTA, April 17: Indonesians began voting in the world’s biggest single-day election on Wednesday as polling stations opened across the sprawling equatorial archipelago following a six-month campaign to choose a new president and parliament.

NSJF elects new executive committee

April 6, 2019 02:05 am

KATHMANDU, April 6: The 15th general assembly of Nepal Sports Journalist Forum (NSJF) has elected Devendra Subedi as its new president on Friday.