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PM Oli and NC President Deuba meet

KATHMANDU: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and main opposition Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba held discussion on contemporary political situation of the country. Nepal Communist Party (NCP) chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' was also present in the meeting. At the meeting held..

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Nepal climbs five places in global democracy index Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

KATHMANDU: Nepal has climbed to 92nd place in the global democracy index with a score of 5.28 (on a scale of 0-10). Nepal is ranked 20 in Asian region. In 2018, Nepal was in 97th position with 5.18 points. The democracy index calculates the state of democracy based on five categories viz...

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Nepali Congress not competing for Speaker’s post Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

KATHMANDU: The main opposition Nepali Congress has decided not to field a contender in the election of (new) Speaker. A meeting of the party held today under the chair of party central President and parliamentary party leader Sher Bahadur Deuba ended with this decision. NC whip Pushpa Bhusal said..

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NCP issues 11-point code of conduct to leaders, cadres Monday, January 20th, 2020

KATHMANDU: The ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has issued an 11-point code of conduct to be followed by the party leaders and cadres. The code of conduct signed by chair duo KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has mentioned to use decent languages and celebrate cultural practices in..

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Dr Tumbahangfe resigns as Deputy Speaker

KATHMANDU: Deputy Speaker Dr Shiva Maya Tumbahangfe has announced her resignation from her post. Addressing the meeting of the House of Representatives today, she said she has paved the way for the House to carry on its business with the conclusion that a people's elected body should not be kept..

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Dr Bhatta recommended for TRC, Subedi for CIEDP Saturday, January 18th, 2020

KATHMANDU: The search committee formed under former Chief Justice Om Prakash Mishra has recommended names for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and Commission of Investigation for Enforced Disappeared Persons (CIEDP). The two commissions have remained vacant for the past nine..

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Nepali Congress parliamentary party meeting tomorrow Thursday, January 16th, 2020

KATHMANDU: The Nepali Congress (NC) parliamentary party is meeting tomorrow to discuss the stalling of the House of Representatives' meeting for long due to the dispute seen in picking the House Speaker. NC parliamentary party chief whip Bal Krishna Khand said the meeting has been convened to..

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Speaker should be elected at the earliest: President Deuba Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

BIRATNAGAR: Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has said Speaker of the House of Representatives should be elected at the earliest. Talking to media persons at Biratnagar airport on Wednesday, NC President Deuba urged the ruling party not to make the parliament the captive of..

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