A Nepalese policeman stands guard in front of sealed ballot boxes stored awaiting transportation, after the completion of the Constituent Assembly Election in Kathmandu

20 November 2013

Nepal, elections, constitution, Katmandu

A homemade bomb exploded outside a polling station in Nepal’s capital Tuesday, as sporadic violence cast a pall over national elections aimed at ending years of political deadlock. Three people were injured in the blast, including an 8-year-old boy who was seriously wounded.