Voters' impatience wait- amid boundary of disgust, impediment and enjoyment
Poll analysis by Gopal Guragain
Long uncertainty is going to be over, as GET, SET, GO - for the CA poll is going to start after a few hours. Even the last hour is not successful in bringing curiosity and zeal among voters comparing to previous polls. Neither the degree of inclination / detestation could be forecasted nor estimated this time, so does vote's turnout. The CA election is going to be poles apart than previous ones, regarding the participation and the outcome.Read More
Election is not an end in itself but start of something bigger: UN Resident Coordinator McGoldrick
In Nepal since August 10, 2013, UN Resident Coordinator Jamie McGoldrick is also Director of UN Information Center. Prior to his appointment in Nepal, McGoldrick was the Resident Coordinator in Georgia. He also served at the UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Geneva, Switzerland. Also former Chief of Humanitarian Coordination Support Section, McGoldrick also served as Chief of OCHA's Humanitarian Reform Support Unit in 2006.Read More
We expect to have 70 pc voter turnout this time: GEOC General Secretary Pradhan
There are 53 national and three international organizations observing the CA Election 2013 slated for November 13. One of them is General Election Observation Committee, Nepal (GEOC), which has already released its preliminary reports on the election twice.
How is GEOC viewing the ongoing preparations for the election? Bom Lal Giri of Ujyaalo Online had an interview with Krishna Man Pradhan, general secretary of GEOC. Here are the excerpts of the interview:Read More
EC asks govt. to shut down ABC TV until voting concludes
KATHMANDU, NOVEMBER 18 – The Election Commission on Monday directed the government to shut down ABC Television Channel until the voting concludes on Tuesday.Read More
Integrated security strategy implemented for the poll safety
KATHMANDU, NOVEMBER 18 The government has implemented the integrated security strategy for the second CA polls security. As stated by the government, the integrated security strategy has been implemented for the security of voters, polling centers and election crew.Read More
Only a dozen people collect Voter ID card in Thawang
MADHAV KUMAR OLI/UJYALO. ROLPA, November 18 - Only 12 people have collected their voter ID cards so far at Thawang VDC in Rolpa district.The government staffs deployed for the election in the area have been distributing the voter ID cards from 3 polling stations in the VDC.Read More
EC terminates FPTP candidate's candidacy
KATHMANDU, NOVEMBER 18 - The Election Commission has terminated the candidacy of a FPTP candidate from Lamjung-2.Read More
Maximum security arrangements made for holding fair, fearless and credible polls: Government head Regmi
KATHMANDU, NOVEMBER 17 Chairman of Interim Election Council Khil Raj Regmi, in his address to the nation, requested all to vote, without fear, as the effective security strategy has been implemented for the Nov 19 polls.Read More
Minister Ghimire urges all to vote without fear
The government claimed the special security arrangements, from home to the poll centre, have been made for Nov 19 polls.Read More
Gulmi's 43 poll centers identified as sensitive
GULMI, NOVEMBER 17- The security authority has identified 43 poll centers in Gulmi as sensitive.Read More
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Voices from Overseas
While the leaders of the four major parties claim that the CA Election is for drafting constitution,...Ganga Bahadur Gharti Magar, Damri, Pyuthan, now Jeddah, Saudi Arab
May one party, whichever that may be, receive majority and bring improvements to the nation's co...Pashupati Baral, now UAE
Here is my suggestion for the upcoming CA election. Nepal is facing big problem now as half of the ...Raghu Nath Sah
I read the news regarding- the EC is unable to distribute voters’ i-card to all voters prior t...Nawaraj Nabodit, Abudabi, UAE
Citizen Voice/Have Your Say
People walk for 3-4 hours to vote. The leaders, however, use helicopter to cover a distance of even just an hour's walking distance. Why does the EC not see this?
Ujwal Kharel @uzlkharel
Those who capture booths are cowards, no matter whichever party carries it out. This is a disregard to the people's ballot. The election should be cancelled if the booth is captured.
Bhupa Raj Ekal Yatri
One who can buy you today may sell you tomorrow! Vote without considering notes. Choose the right candidate.
Beni Moktan @beni_moktan
- JUMLA, NOVEMBER 19 - Voting in two election centers in Jumla's Depalgaun VDC has been postponed, after CPN-Maoist looted ballot boxes on Tuesday. Some 60 cadres of CPN-Maoist looted ballot boxes from the election centers of Tribhuwan High School in Depalgaun VDC.
- BHOJPUR, NOVEMBER 16 - Two miscreants attacked the UCPN-Maoist' election assembly being held in Jarayotar VDC, eastern Bhojour with two bombs.