CONSTITUENT ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS

  • Polls in Nepal fair, say Carter Centre, EU observer November 21, 2013

    Two prominent international organisations, Carter Centre and European Union Election Observation Mission (EUEOM), keeping an eye on Nepal's Constituent Assembly polls said Thursday that the elections were held in a fair manner. Organising separate press conferences here, both Carter Centre and EUEOM said that the elections were conducted in a peaceful...
  • Nepal's Election Commission reopens voters registration for a week August 17, 2013

    Nepal's Election Commission, on Saturday, reopened voter registration across the country ahead of the forthcoming Constituent Assembly elections in November. According to spokesperson Bir Bahadur Rai, the EC has given a weeklong additional period for registering names on the biometric voter's list to those voters who missed earlier deadline. The voter registration...
  • India prefers Nepali Congress over Maoists March 27, 2008

    New Delhi: India is backing the Nepali Congress over Maoists to take over power in the Himalayan nation. Ahead of the Constituent Assembly elections in Nepal, India has for the first time openly declared its preference for the Nepali Congress. National Security Advisor MK Narayanan said India's confidence in the Maoists is...
  • Nepal on the road to becoming a republic December 24, 2007

    New Delhi: Nepal is on road to becoming a republic. The threemonth long deadlock between Maoists and the government is finally over and the two factions have reached a 22point agreement to declare Nepal a republic through the interim parliament, after ratification by the Constituent Assembly. Government leaders met with Maoist...