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Nepal president dissolves parliament, new election in November

The announcement comes after a presidential statement said neither the caretaker prime minister nor the opposition leader were able to demonstrate a majority to form a new government by the Friday deadline.    © Reuters

KATHMANDU (Reuters) -- Nepal plunged into fresh political turmoil on Saturday as President Bidya Devi Bhandari dissolved parliament and fixed general elections in November amid a worsening COVID-19 outbreak.

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