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Nepal’s nationality poised to risk: Chairman KC Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

KANCHANPUR: Chairman of Rastriya Janamorcha, Chitra Bahadur KC, has said Nepal's nationality was poised to risk due to India's expansionist policy. The government must take meaningful initiatives to correct the new political map India released recently placing Nepali territory as Kalapani, Lipulek,..

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‘By-election results increase NC’s courage’ Monday, December 2nd, 2019

KATHMANDU: Main opposition Nepali Congress has said that the results of the recently held by-election have increased party's organisational self-confidence and encouraged it to move ahead with goals of wining next elections. Voters have endorsed the NC as a responsible and decent opposition by..

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NC wins mayoral post at Dharan sub metropolis

SUNSARI: Nepali Congress candidate Tilak Rai has won the by-election held for the post of mayor at Dharan sub metropolis. The NC candidate garnered 26,709 votes to beat his nearest competitor Prakash Rai of the Nepal Communist Party who finished the race with 23,914 votes. However, the official..

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Khim Bikram Shahi wins in Baglung constituency 2 (B)

BAGLUNG: Rastriya Janamorcha candidate Khim Bikram Shahi emerged victorious in the election to the member of state assembly for Baglung constituency 2 (B). Shahi, who received support from ruling Nepal Communist Party, defeated Jeet Sherchan of Nepali Congress with a vote margin of 2,097. Shahi..

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65.43 percent voters’ turnout in Nepal’s by-election

KATHMANDU: The voters' turnout in the by-election held on Saturday for a Member of the House of Representatives, Member of State Assembly, and at local levels has been estimated 65.43 percent, according to Election Commission. The EC informed that 297,136 out of total 454,114 voters participated..

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Nepal’s by-election begins Friday, November 29th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The voting for by-election to elect people's representatives in various 52 vacant posts began from 7:00 am today. Chief Election Commissioner Dinesh Kumar Thapaliya has appealed to all the voters to exercise their rights without any fear because reliable security arrangement has put in..

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‘RTI behind changing behavior of democracy in India’

Krishna Sapkota, NEW DELHI: Commissioner of the Central Information Commission of India, Bimal Julka has said that the Right to Information (RTI) was behind the changing behavior of democracy in digital India. "Since a burgeoning number of RTI applications have been registered in India in a year..

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I’m in govt to amend constitution: DPM Yadav

KATHMANDU: Deputy Prime Minister Upendra Yadav has said he was in government to accomplish the mission of constitution amendment. DPM Yadav said it during a joint press conference with the Constitutional and Judicial Journalists' Forum, and Parliamentary Journalists' Society here Friday. Also the..

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Kalapani, Lipulek are Nepal’s territory: Minister Baskota Thursday, November 28th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The government is busy collecting all available historical evidences and proofs before it begins to mobilise both diplomatic and political channels to settle the border rows with India, Minister for Communication and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Baskota said on Thursday. “No..

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By-election preparation completed

KASKI: Preparation for the by-election to be held in Kaski District Constituency No. 2 has been almost over. Voting for the by-election is taking place on November 30. Employees with ballot boxes and the election materials and security personnel have been assigned at all the 82 polling centres in..

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Kaski constituency 2 in the spotlight Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

KASKI: Kaski constituency 2 has become an eye-catching place as the silent period is approaching near for the November 30 by-poll. Ruling Nepal Communist Party has fielded Bidya Bhattarai, spouse of late Rabindra Prasad Adhikari, the then Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, in a bid..

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