Nepal to Hold Elections

FILE PHOTO: Nepal's newly elected Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, also known as Prachanda, waves towards the media after he was elected Nepal's 24th prime minister in 26 years, in KathmanduGiven the result of recent elections in the U.S., it may not seem relevant that Nepal is set to hold their own soon.  But this is a big deal in Nepal!  A little-known fact is that this small nation deposed a monarch in a bloodless coup and now is in the process of instituting changes that will affect generations to come.  Read this account from Reuters news service and catch up on what’s been happening with politics in Nepal.

via Nepal to hold first local elections in 20 years: minister | Reuters

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