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Nepal begins counting votes for new provincial assemblies

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KATHMANDU, Nepal - Election officials in Nepal on Friday began counting votes for national and provincial assemblies, the first time the Himalayan nation went to the polls to elect new federal units with the hope of bringing government closer to rural and remote areas.
An initial report from the Election Commission showed communist parties won two seats in the 165-member National Assembly and are leading in many more places.
Ballot boxes were still being transported from remote villages to district headquarters for counting.
In the capital, Kathmandu, officials tallied the votes inside...
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Nepal begins counting votes for new provincial assemblies

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Nepalese election officials begin counting votes for national and provincial assemblies
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