Kathmandu, 18 October, 2017 : There was a hullabaloo in the party office of Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) after a woman was found enlisted in the close list of candidates under proportional representation category.
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Kathmandu, 18 October, 2017 : Ruling CPN (Maoist Center), which has forged a political alliance with the main opposition CPN-UML, has said that it will not quit the government, immediately. Organizing a press conference, Home Minister Janardan Sharma said that his party will not exit from the government immediately after knowing that Prime Minister is in a mood to postpone the parliamentary and provincial elections.
Kathmandu, 18 October, 2017 : Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba reshuffled his cabinet, taking away the portfolios of all ministers representing the CPN (Maoist Center). Prime Minister Deuba\'s move comes in the wake of coalition partner Maoist Center deciding to forge an electoral alliance with the main opposition party, CPN-UML. Sources said the prime minister took the step after the ministers representing Maoist Center did not resign as expected on Tuesday.
Kathmandu, 18 October, 2017 : The Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) and Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) have decided to field fifty percent candidates each in Province 2, while the sharing of constituencies elsewhere would be based on their respective strength.
Kathmandu, 17 October, 2017 : Various 49 political parties have submitted the closed list of their candidates for the proportional representation (PR) seats in the election to the House of Representatives.
Kathmandu, 17 October, 2017 : Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar-led Nepal Democratic Forum (NDF) has officially merged with the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) after the latter assured Gachchhadar of an office bearer\'s position and of making \"appropriate adjustments\" while fielding candidates for the upcoming polls.
Kathmandu, 16 October, 2017 : A joint team of Nepal and India inspected the Integrated Check Post (ICP) Birgunj and instructed the contractor to complete the remaining works as soon as possible.
Rolpa, 16 OCtober, 2017 : The direct bus service has begun from Rolpa headquarters, Liwang, to New Delhi. The Rolpa Transport Private Limited has initiated the service.
Biratnagar, 16 OCtober, 2017 : Chairman of the Federal Socialist Forum Nepal, Upendra Yadav, has said that his party does not want to remain in the Nepali Congress-led Democratic Alliance.
Kathmandu, 16 October, 2017 : As many as 52 parties submitted closed list for the proportional representation in the elections of House of Representatives and State Assemblies at the Office of the Election Commission in the capital city Sunday.
Kathmandu, 16 October, 2017 : Two days after this Bijaya Dashami, the biggest festival of Nepali Hindus, most of the Nepalis were still cooking delicious foods, exchanging greetings and relishing moments.
Kavre, 16 September, 2017 : Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhi Prasad Yadav has directed the Chief District Officers (CDOs) to strictly monitor the violation of election code of conduct by government ministers.
Kathmandu, 15 October, 2017 : The Parliament was dissolved at midnight. As per the constitutional provision, the term of the Parliament ends a day before candidates file their nomination for House of Representatives elections. Political parties will be submitting the names of their Proportional Representation candidates to the Election Commission tomorrow.
Kathmandu, 15 October, 2017 : The CPN-Maoist Centre has decided not to withdraw its support to the government or recall its ministers. A meeting of the CPN-MC Secretariat concluded that the government was formed with the aim of conducting elections and the party should not run away from its responsibility.
Kathmandu, 15 OCtober, 2017 : Political parties have started submitting closed list of candidates for proportional representation system under upcoming elections to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies.
Kathmandu, 15 October, 2017 : Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba\'s decision to expand the cabinet just a few days ahead of elections has fuelled speculation about the possible expulsion of the CPN (Maoist Center) ministers from the government.
Kathmandu, 13 October, 2017 : The Naya Shakti Nepal (NSN) may disassociate itself from the broad left alliance due to a disagreement over the sharing of constituencies in the upcoming provincial and parliamentary elections. The left alliance announced earlier this month constitutes UML, CPN (Maoist Center) and Naya Shakti Nepal.
Kathmandu, 13 October, 2017 : Major three political parties have been univocal on holding the coming election of House of Representatives and of provincial assemblies on the slated dates. During the meeting held at Prime Minister\'s office Singha Durbar, the Nepali Congress, CPN-UML and the CPN (Maoist Centre) reiterated on holing the coming elections on the scheduled date of November 26 and December 7.
Biratnagar, 13 October, 2017 : Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development Bijaya Kumar Gachhadar said that there was possibility of merger between Nepal Democratic Forum and Nepali Congress before the upcoming elections.
Kathmandu, 13 September, 2017 : Parliament\'s meeting on Friday is going to be the last meeting of the legislature which was elected as second the Constituent Assembly (CA) in November 2013. Leaders said Friday\'s meeting will be the last meeting of the CA-turned-parliament if the government didn\'t defer the elections to the federal and provincial parliaments scheduled for November 26 and December 7.
Gaur, 11 October, 2017 : Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal presidium member Anil Kumar Jha today said the left alliance and subsequent political polarisation had jeopardised the country’s democratic process.
Lahan, 12 October, 2017 : The Federal Socialist Forum Nepal has recommended the name Chair Upendra Yadav from the Siraha Constituency-1 for the House of Representatives election. Yadav’s candidacy has been proposed towards the first-past-the-post electoral system.
Kathmandu, 11 October, 2017 : The Rastriya Janata Party Nepal and the Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal have demanded that they be jointly provided with 55 federal and 131 provincial constituencies to be a part of the democratic alliance to be formed under the leadership of Nepali Congress.
Mahottari, 11 October, 2017 : Chairman of the Federal Socialist Forum Nepal, Upendra Yadav, has said that election alliance between Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal and Forum Nepal has generated waves in politics of the country.
Kathmandu, 14 October, 2017 : Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has urged the government not to take any decision that can affect the scheduled parliamentary and provincial elections.
Rajbiraj, 11 October, 2017 : Relief materials bought from the money send by Nepali nationals living in the United States of America have been distributed to the flood-affected single women at Tilathi Koiladi in Saptari district.
Kathmandu, 10 October, 2017 : The General Secretary of Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Ram Sahaya Yadav said the party would forge electoral alliance with the Rastriya Janta Party-Nepal and Nepali Congress for upcoming polls to address the feelings of Madhesi people.
Kathmandu, 10 October, 2017 : Suggestions have been made for keeping only 15 ministries in the centre in line with the federal structure. It has been proposed to reduce the number of ministries from 31 at present to 15.
Kathmandu, 10 October, 2017 : Advocate Dipendra Jha has filed a writ petition against the Election Commission for its directives that require the parties to field all clusters under Proportional Representation electoral system.
Kathmandu, 10 October, 2017 : Member of the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJP-N) presidium committee Mahendra Raya Yadav has made it clear that the RJP-N will only make electoral alliance with the Nepali Congress (NC) for the upcoming House of Representatives and Federal Assemblies elections.