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NCP appoints chiefs of 33 central departments Friday, August 16th, 2019

KATHMANDU: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has named chiefs of its various 33 central departments. A party meeting today at Prime Minister's official residence in Baluwatar settled the matter that remained longstanding following party unification. The meeting appointed Deputy Prime Minister and NCP..

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Karnali State Minister Khatry relieved of post Thursday, August 15th, 2019

SURKHET: Minister for Physical Infrastructure Development of the Karnali State government, Khadka Bahadur Khatry has been relieved of his ministerial post. The Karnali State government on Thursday removed him from the post. Chief Minister Mahendra Bahadur Shahi relieved Physical Infrastructure..

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NC Disciplinary Committee report presented at CWC meeting Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The performance report of the Nepali Congress (NC) central disciplinary committee was presented at the party central working committee (CWC) meeting. Disciplinary Committee Coordinator Bhishma Raj Angdambe presented the report at CWC meeting in the party central office, Sanepa, on..

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Democracy and federalism NC’s main agenda-Spokesperson Sharma Monday, August 12th, 2019

LISBON: Nepali Congress Spokesperson Biswo Prakash Sharma has stressed the need to chart out the future course by institutionalizing democracy and federalism. Addressing the 10th annual general meeting of the Nepali Janasamparka Samiti Portugal on Monday, Spokesperson Sharma clarified that the..

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17 Chand-led Maoist group cadres arrested from Jhapa

KATHMANDU: The Jhapa Police have arrested 17 cadres of the banned group led by Netra Bikram Chand from various areas of the district. The arrestees have involved in explosions and torching towers of Ncell, a private owned mobile network operator, in various parts, said Deputy Superintendent of..

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Bardiya secretary of Biplav-led Maoist group arrested Sunday, August 11th, 2019

KAILALI: Police have arrested Bardiya Secretary of Netra Bkram Chand (Biplav)-led group, Ganesh Aryal, on Sunday. Superintendent of Police, Rajeshnath Banstola, said that Aryal was arrested from district headquarters, Gulariya. He was arrested on the charge of his involvement in different violent..

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50 per cent reservation to women: NC Gen Secretary Koirala Saturday, August 10th, 2019

KATHMANDU: A book titled 'Inspiring Campaigner Bhuwan (Prerak Aviyanta Bhuwan' penned by Balkrishna Dahal was released amid a function here in the capital today. The book is a trajectory of social works done by Bhuwan Giri. Releasing the book, Nepali Congress general secretary Dr Shashanka Koirala..

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‘Political parties need to revise principles as per time’ Friday, August 9th, 2019

KATHMANDU: Political scientists have suggested the political parties that they revised their principles as per the changed context. At a talk programme organized by the Sociological Society of Nepal (SSN) on 'The Democracy We Aspired' in the capital city on Friday, political analyst Prof Krishna..

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Two Biplav’s cadres arrested

SYANGJA: Police have arrested two cadres of CPN Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav)'s Group in Syangja. The District Police Office, Syangja said one Mohan Sinjali, 30, of Bhirkot municipality-9 and currently living in Waling municipality-9 was arrested Thursday from Waling. Similarly, Shiba Darlami, 46, of..

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Trade unions could not be banned: NC Thursday, August 8th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has stated that the agenda of banning the trade unions could not be tolerated by the party. It concluded that the trade union could be managed and made practical but not be banned. In a press meet at its party central office here today,..

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Three cadres of Biplav led Maoist group arrested

RUKUM: Three cadres including a central committee member of Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav)-led group have been arrested. The District Police Office arrested the three including central committee member Shyam Bahadur Bohara, 48, of Tribeni rural municipality-2 on Tuesday night. Deputy Superintendent..

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Biplav lead Maoist group’s district leader arrested Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

NAWALPARASI: Police have arrested a district leader of Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav)-led group for his involvement in organized criminal activities. Chaitraram Musahar, Biplav group's Nawalparasi district member and in-charge of Sarawal rural municipality, was nabbed and made public on August 6. A..

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