For the Record, from the Campaign Trail

Conducts against the election code of conduct: This ‘Constituent Assembly Member Election 2008 Observation Bulletin’ was prepared by the National Election Monitoring Alliance (NEMA) on April 6, 2008. 1. Young Communist League (YCL) cadres obstructed the Nepali Congress (NC) electoral mass meeting, scheduled to address by party Vice-President Mr. Ram Chandra Poudel, at Kawasoti, NawalparasiContinue reading “For the Record, from the Campaign Trail”

Election Observers, Be Aware of Rigging!

By Dinesh Wagle Wagle Street Journal Nepali version of this article appeared in yesterday’s Kantipur (Koseli) [Pics by Pratikshya Sodari. Last three by D Wagle] Apart from observing the CA election, Sushma KC, 21, is eager to vote for the first time. “I am very much excited. I was 11 in the last election. NowContinue reading “Election Observers, Be Aware of Rigging!”

UNMIN Election Report No 3: Violence, Violations and Monitoring

Conditions for Constituent Assembly election on 10 April 2008: a report by by the United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN), in conjunction with the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in Nepal The momentum for the election has continued during the past week. Positive developments included a recommitment by three major partiesContinue reading “UNMIN Election Report No 3: Violence, Violations and Monitoring”