Results Are As Historic As Elections In Nepal

Dinesh Wagle Wagle Street Journal This has been a historical election in every sense. Honestly even the Maoists hadn’t thought that they would show such a robust performance throughout the country and win swiftly and convincingly like the way they are doing in various constituencies. Prachanda’s victory in Kathmandu-10 is one of the most spectacularContinue reading “Results Are As Historic As Elections In Nepal”

Nepal is Glued to Radios as Results of Maoist Victory Surprise Many (And Stun Some)

All photos by Wagle Click here for the story that I wrote in Kantipur Forget about pre-recorded stuffs, results are coming in live. Equipped with mobile phones, noodles in their bags and amazing level of energy and enthusiasm young reporters of dozens of radio stations across the country are continuously providing the latest figures ofContinue reading “Nepal is Glued to Radios as Results of Maoist Victory Surprise Many (And Stun Some)”

A Day After Voting, Nepal Starts Counting

Maoists Ahead, Blow for NC and UML By Dinesh Wagle Wagle’s Web Log Early indications coming out from the vote counting stations from around the country (26 districts where votes are being counted) suggest that Maoists are doing very well in the elections of the Constituent Assembly. At the time of this writing (11 PM),Continue reading “A Day After Voting, Nepal Starts Counting”

Election Day Violence: Where, What and How?

Voting postponed in seven polling centres: The Election Commission (EC) issuing a release today said that although voting has been going on in a peaceful manner across the country from 7 am in the morning, it was cancelled in polling centers in Janaki Secondary School and Sajhapur Secondary School at Meghauli of Chitwan district; SoharpurContinue reading “Election Day Violence: Where, What and How?”


By Dinesh Wagle Wagle Street Journal It was a thrilling experience to vote after so many years. I came to this computer a few minutes ago after casting my vote in the historic elections of Constituent Assembly this morning. I had reached at the polling station in Gandhi Adarsha High School, a minute of walkContinue reading “NEPAL VOTES: YES, I ALSO VOTED!!!”

Nepal Is Ready To Vote in Historic CA Poll

By Hemraj Regmi Voting will being at 7:00 in the morning on April 10 (tomorrow) for the much-awaited Constituent Assembly elections. All preparations have been complete for the election, said the Election Commission (EC). Election will not be held in constituency no. 1 of Surkhet district among the 240 constituencies in the country, as CPN-UMLContinue reading “Nepal Is Ready To Vote in Historic CA Poll”

Suspended King and Former Autocrat Gyanendra Urges Us To Vote!

In yet another instance of demonstrating hypocrisy, suspended king Gyanendra who is NOT registered to vote has urged all people of Nepal to VOTE in the election of Constituent Assembly polls tomorrow. Issuing a press statement today through is palace secretariat, Gyanendra who staged a coup d’état, imposed an emergency and suspended the freedom ofContinue reading “Suspended King and Former Autocrat Gyanendra Urges Us To Vote!”