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2006-02-08 02:25:06

By Gopal Sharma and Terry Friel KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepalis voted on Wednesday in their first elections since King Gyanendra seized power a year ago, but many followed a call by the main political parties and Maoist rebels to boycott municipal polls they have dubbed a sham.

2006-02-07 23:45:05

By Gopal Sharma and Terry Friel KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepalis were voting in their first elections in seven years on Wednesday in municipal polls dubbed a sham and boycotted by the main political parties and Maoist rebels.

2006-02-07 22:27:31

By Gopal Sharma and Terry Friel KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepalis began voting in their first elections in seven years on Wednesday in municipal polls dubbed a sham and boycotted by the main political parties and Maoist rebels.

2006-02-07 21:28:29

By Gopal Sharma and Terry Friel KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepalis vote in their first elections in seven years on Wednesday in municipal polls dubbed a sham and boycotted by the main political parties and Maoist rebels.

2006-02-07 09:43:51

By Gopal Sharma and Terry Friel KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Maoist rebels in Nepal launched a series of attacks, killing nine people including a taxi driver, as tension mounted on the eve of the kingdom's controversial first election in seven years, officials said on Tuesday.

2006-02-07 02:22:28

By Gopal Sharma and Sunil Kataria PANAUTI, Nepal (Reuters) - Maoist rebels in Nepal have launched a series of attacks ahead of controversial elections, killing eight people and wrecking a government building near Kathmandu, officials said on Tuesday.

2006-02-06 22:41:46

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Maoist guerrillas fired on an army patrol in east Nepal and gunned down a taxi driver as violence continued ahead of the country's first local election in seven years.

2006-02-06 01:53:16

By Y.P. Rajesh KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Revolt-torn Nepal holds municipal polls this week, the country's first elections in nearly seven years, but a boycott by key political parties and rebel threats are expected to rob the vote of credibility.

2006-02-04 22:27:32

By Gopal Sharma KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Hundreds of riot police guarded government buildings and patrolled deserted streets across Nepal on Sunday, the first day of a week-long general strike called by the Maoist rebels.

2006-02-01 08:11:06

By Y.P. Rajesh and Gopal Sharma KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Street protests erupted across Nepal on Wednesday on the first anniversary of King Gyanendra's power seizure despite his promise to hold national polls by 2007.


Word of the Day
plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.
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