Friday Dec 6
Nepal Army reject Maoists' poll-rigging blame - Indiatalkies.com
The Unified Communist Party of Nepal or, UCPN , led by former guerrilla leader and prime minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, has alleged that the Nepal Army and Election Commission were involved in the poll-rigging to defeat their party in the Nov 19 Constituent Assembly elections.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Nepal Maoists blame army, election commission for poll disaster - Indiatalkies.com
Kathmandu, Dec 5: The Prachanda-led Unified Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist has blamed the army and the election commission for its humiliating defeat in the second Constituent Assembly election held Nov 19. An internal probe panel formed by the UCPN-Maoist to investigate alleged rigging during the election has indicated the role of the army and ... (more)
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Nepalese voters make their demands
SPEAKING FREELY Nepalese voters make their demands By Gyan Basnet Speaking Freely is an Asia Times Online feature that allows guest writers to have their say.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
Liberal parties win Nepal's election as Maoist vote crumbles
Supporters of the Nepali Congress party hold their party flag as their candidates are displayed on a screen outside a vote counting center in Katmandu, Nepal, Nov. 21. The leader of Nepal's Maoist party lost in last week's national election.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Nepali Congress stakes claim to form govt
Kathmandu, Nov. 28 : The Nepali Congress, which emerged as the largest party in the Constituent Assembly polls, today staked claim to form Nepal's new government but said it was open to working with the Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist-Leninist to draft a Constitution.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Nepal swings to right as Maoists go down in defeat
Supporters of Nepali Congress Party cheer for their party as Constituent Assembly Election scores are displayed on a screen outside the Constitution Assembly Building in Kathmandu November 21, 2013.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Nepal's oldest political party leads in 1st set of election results
Election results announced Monday show that the Nepali congress party had won 105 of 240 directly elected seats.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Asia News Network
Recent Nepal polls an improvement from 2008, say int'l observers
International election observing groups on Thursday said that Tuesday's second Constituent Assembly election was 'better' than the first one held in 2008.
Left, Nepali Congress in close race
Kathmandu, Nov. 22 : The Communist Party of Nepal and the Nepali Congress were locked in a dead heat today as the Maoists faced an election rout in the race to form a new Assembly that will draft Nepal's new Constitution.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Miami Herald
Communists lead in partial vote results in Nepal
Initial results announced Friday morning showed the Communist Party of Nepal leading with 41 seats, followed by Nepali Congress with 32. The trailing Maoist party, with eight seats, refused to withdraw its decision to boycott vote counting.
South China Morning Post
Nepal's Maoist leader Prachanda casts doubt over poll results after big losses
Unified Communist Party of Nepal chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal, also known as 'Prachanda', speaks during a press conference in Kathmandu on Thursday.
Polls in Nepal fair, say Carter Centre, EU observer - Indiatalkies.com
Kathmandu, Nov 21: Two prominent international organisations - Carter Centre and European Union Election Observation Mission - keeping an eye on Nepal's Constituent Assembly polls said Thursday that the elections were held in a fair manner.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Early lead for Nepali Congress
The party was leading in 58 constituencies while its rival, the Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist Leninist , was ahead in 38 seats.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Global Voices Online
PHOTOS: Voters Turn Out in Droves for Nepal's Constituent Assembly Elections
Nepal went to the polls today, November 19, 2013, to vote for a second Constituent Assembly, which will be charged with writing the constitution for the nation's governance.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The Indian Express
Nepal votes amid boycott call, violence and disillusionment
An estimated 12.1 million voters - 5.4 million fewer than last time - are expected to cast their votes in Nepal, as the country heads to the polls on Tuesday.
Speaking Freely : Nepal as India's alter ego
SPEAKING FREELY Nepal as India's alter ego by Michael Patrao Speaking Freely is an Asia Times Online feature that allows guest writers to have their say.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Maoist 'Cash' and 'Dash' in Nepal polls
Kathmandu, Nov. 17: "Please don't talk about that. I'm sick of answering questions about it," Hisila Yami tosses her head impatiently.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Stars and Stripes
13 injured in bus attack in Nepal ahead of vote
Nepalese armed police personnel guard an election campaign of Communist Party of Nepal chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal in Katmandu, Nepal, Friday, Nov. 15, 2013.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Straits Times
Nepal police arrest dozens as anti-poll protests continue
Nepalese police officers checking motorcyclists at a checkpoint in Kathmandu on November 14, 2013.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Nepal disillusioned by top Maoists'...
When Nepal ousted the monarchy and voted in a Maoist-led government in 2008, few anticipated that, five years on, the former guerrillas would come under fire for living like kings.