Further attempt to elect PM today


The Nepalese parliament will make its 18th attempt to elect a primer minister today.

The stalemate has continued since mid 2010. Following repeated unsuccessful attempts to elect a PM, the parliament approved new rules which should break the deadlock. As many as four candidates may stand for the position.

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