Bhandari re-elected as Nepali president for 2nd term
Bhandari re-elected as Nepali president for 2nd term
Bidhya Devi Bhandari re-elected as Nepal’s President for second term
13 March, 2018, 23:54
Preliminary analysts project Bhandari to win with an overwhelming majority.
According to the figures released by the Election Commission, her rival, Laxmi Rai, who was fielded by the opposition Nepali Congress, was defeated with a wide margin.
Nepal held elections for its national parliament and provincial assemblies in November and December past year.
Bhandari, 56, won since her nomination was backed by the ruling Left alliance of the CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Centre), the Sanghiya Samajbadi Forum-Nepal and other fringe parties.
The voting had begun from 10:00 am and went on till 3:00 pm today. Bhandari's first term as the President of Nepal started in 2015.
"We have made the arrangements to count the votes after the voting concludes. the results will be out by the evening", the Election Commission's spokesperson, Nawaraj Dhakal, told ANI in an interview.
The Rastriya Janata Party- Nepal and the Federal Socialist Forum- Nepal are expected to vote in favour of Bhandari, who also set the record as the first female president of Nepal.
As many as 862 votes were cast in the presidential election today at the Federal Parliament Building in New Baneshwor, Kathmandu.
Technically, a total of 334 members of the federal parliament, comprising 275 members of the House of Representatives, 59 of the National Assembly, and 550 members of Provincial Assemblies can vote in Tuesday's election.
Pathak said the UML leaders were also keen for her to continue as the head of state for a full five-year term since her first tenure ended after just two-and-a-half years.
Meanwhile, Chief Justice of the country will administer the oath of office and secrecy to the re-elected President on Wednesday.
Bradford makes a lot of sense as a bridge option for rookie coach Steve Wilks and an Arizona "D" that isn't far from contention. Quarterback Sam Bradford is set to sign for Arizona Cardinals in the free-agency signing period, according to reports.
Coast Guard ships are on standby while the government has set up two control rooms in Alappuzha and Thiruvananthapuram. The Kerala government has already issued advanced warning to the fishermen and asked coastal villages to be on alert.
He was runner-up behind Big River in the Edinburgh Gin Handicap Hurdle at Kelso and he then placed third at Newbury in March. Those having a bet on the Grand National will find him available at 16/1 with Paddy Power in the ante-post list.
We are finished as a people to see how president Buhari turned our country into a theater of mockery and worldwide ridicule over his unpresidential statement at Benue, aired on national T.V nay global .
In addition to this, they will also build their skills and knowledge levels required to implement WLAN in a small/medium network. At the end of the course, they will also be able to resolve regular issues with EIGRP, STP, and OSPF in IPv4 and IPv6 networks.
Earlier in February, the Joint Committees of the National Assembly agreed on some of the amendments to the Electoral Act. The bill provides for the Presidential election to come last after National Assembly and Governorship elections.
The first notice came last Tuesday, the same day three jurors cited work and child care issues in asking to be dismissed. Defense attorneys argued the entire case rested on unreliable testimony from the government's star witness, Todd Howe.
It is positive, as 42 investors sold RTN shares while 343 reduced holdings. 116 funds opened positions while 640 raised stakes. The stock of Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) earned "Market Perform" rating by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, February 21.
It’s worth familiarising yourself with these categories, as it makes it easier to predict how any given racket will respond. By being less taught and more elastic, you can benefit from a better feel for the ball, and as a result, more power over it.
The First Offline Date After Online Relationships
The Date Day: How To Behave When you meet your date offline for the first time, there are many things that can go wrong. That is a very responsible step that will either empower or destroy the already formed relationships.
Gustav Klimt Could Challenge For 2,000 Guineas
However, Gustav Klimt bounced back with a fine performance at the Barronstown Stud Irish European Breeders Fund in June last year. Gustav Klimt moved to the inside down the final furlong and found just enough speed to beat out his compatriot Nebo by a head .
YouTube extends its 'Dark Theme' to Android and iOS
Offering a dark theme on YouTube also makes sense from an aesthetic perspective because it gives the app a more cinematic feel. If you're a regular YouTube viewer, you've probably already heard of the platform's "Dark Mode" functionality.
US Deaths Tied to 'Ubiquitous but Insidious' Lead: 410K a Year
At the outset, the average level of lead found in the participants' blood was 2.7 µg/dL, but ranged from less than 1 to 56 µg/dL. After an average of 19.3 years, 4,422 people died including 1,801 from cardiovascular disease and 988 from heart disease.
In Sign of Thaw, Iraq Lifts Flight Ban on Kurdish Region
According to Iraqi law, the annual budget must be approved by the Iraqi presidency following the parliamentary approval. This hit the Kurdistan Region's economy, with a decrease in tourism and travel affecting local businesses.
Amazon recalls power banks due to fire and burn hazards
Product ID number B00LRK8EVO, B00LRK8HJ8, B00LRK8I7O, B00LRK8IV0, B00LRK8JDC or B00ZQ4JQAA is printed on the back of the unit. Amazon is sending out emails to those who have purchased the power banks, recommending they immediately stop using them.
The 10 best football players in the world
But even so, there’s no denying that he has impressive skills and he managed to lead all his football teams to big titles. Now at PSG, there are a lot of rumors that he might come back in Spain to play for life-time rivals of Barcelona, Real Madrid.
How to learn English with the news
Your main purpose is to master or improve your language skills, so it is not so big deal if you listen to or read something fake. How to learn English through the news It is undeniable that the news is a great source of the words that are used everywhere.