Politics


NC leaders Singh, Sitaula castigate President Deuba

Bhishma Raj Ojha, KATHMANDU: The central working committee meeting of the Nepali Congress begun Friday to review the national atmosphere following the election witnessed severe reprimand to party President Sher Bahadur Deuba. While putting forth their views on the reasons behind party's debacle in..

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Nepal PM Oli may visit India in first week of April: Report Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

KATHMANDU, (PTI): Nepal's Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is expected to travel to India on a three-day official visit in the first week of April, his maiden foreign trip after assuming office last month, a media report said today. However, no official announcement has so far been made regarding..

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PM waiting ministers from FSFN

KATHMANDU: The Council of Ministers has not taken a full shape with the Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) delaying in sending names of ministries from its end. Prime Minister's chief political advisor Bishnu Rimal told the National News Agency (RSS) that PM Oli would appoint two ministers and..

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Revolution in a new way: Chairman Dahal Monday, March 19th, 2018

KATHMANDU: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that the revolution should move ahead continuously in a new form as the revolution has not concluded yet. Addressing the programme organised by All Nepal People's Cultural Federation, here on Monday, Chairman Dahal..

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Inference in bureaucracy intolerable: NC President Deuba Sunday, March 18th, 2018

KATHMANDU: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has said political inference in bureaucracy under any pretext would be unbearable for the party. Inaugurating the seventh general convention of the Nepal Civil Service Employees' Union (Organisation) at Ratnanagar of Chitwan Sunday, he..

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Prachanda for giving right direction to SAARC activities Saturday, March 17th, 2018

KATHMANDU: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that the SAARC activities should be given right direction by mutually resolving the issues between India and Pakistan. Speaking at the 'SAARC Business Leaders' Conclave' organized by the Ministry of Industry, Commerce..

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Party unification by mid April: PM Oli Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

KATHMANDU: Prime Minister and CPN (UML) Chairperson KP Sharma Oli today said the unification of the UML and CPN (Maoist Centre) could take place by mid April. "The party unification means as per the need of the hour and aspirations of the people, and it could take place even before April 22 when..

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Timilsina, lone candidate for Upper House Chairman

KATHMANDU: Candidacy of only Ganesh Prasad Timilsina of CPN (UML) has been registered for the Chairman of the National Assembly. Spokesperson of Federal Parliament Secretariat Dr Bharatraj Gautam said that Timilsina's lone candidacy has been lodged in the given deadline for nomination. CPN..

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Renaissance in Nepali Congress: How Possible? Monday, March 12th, 2018

Narayan Prasad Ghimire, KATHMANDU: A week back, media reported that the meeting of the Nepali Congress witnessed exchange of heated words among senior leaders over why the party failed to perform well in the recent three-tier elections, and why the alternative to party President Sher Bahadur Deuba..

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UML, MC to hold joint parliamentary party meeting Sunday, March 11th, 2018

KATHMANDU: The CPN UML and the Maoist Centre which are underway for unification are to hold joint meeting of their parliamentary parties on Sunday. Both parties called the joint meeting in view of the Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli seeking vote of confidence from the House of Representatives. The..

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Priority to constitution implementation-Speaker Mahara

KATHMANDU: Newly elected Speaker of the House of Representatives Krishna Bahadur Mahara has said that he would assume his duties with a major focus on implementation of the Constitution drafted by the people. In a brief conversation with journalists after being unanimously elected to the post of..

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