DPM Nidhi to look after PM’s portfolio

DPM Nidhi to look after PM’s portfolio
Kathmandu, Jan 14: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has assigned Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bimalendra Nidhi to carry out the day-to-day administrative works handled by the Prime Minister during the absence of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda', who left here today for the United Arab Emirates to participate in the ...

No alternative to democracy: RPP Chair Thapa

No alternative to democracy: RPP Chair Thapa
Kathmandu, Jan 10: Rastriya Prajatantra Party chairman Kamal Thapa has stressed on economic liberalism and open market policy for the prosperity of the nation. While welcoming the newcomers in the party here today, chair Thapa shared that such economic policy was getting success around the world therefore it was essential in the country as well. ...

Maoist leader Bhatta inspects under construction dam in Darchula

Maoist leader Bhatta inspects under construction dam in Darchula
Kanchanpur, Jan 6: CPN (Maoist Centre) politburo member and former minister, Lekhraj Bhatta, on Thursday inspected the under construction dam from Laskugad in Darchula headquarters to Namaskar. The massive flood in the Mahakali river three years ago had swept half of the Darchula downtown. The locals have been complaining of the delay in cons...

Nembang stresses on political consensus for constitution implementation

Nembang stresses on political consensus for constitution implementation
Ilam, Dec 31: CPN (UML) leader and former Constituent Assembly chair Subas Nembang has stressed on three major parties' unity for the implementation of the constitution. Addressing the village council meeting of Mahamai VDC here today, leader Nembang said that the public should exert pressure for the implementation of the constitution. He added th...

Country pushed into a crisis: Chair Thapa

Country pushed into a crisis: Chair Thapa
Bhaktapur, Dec 26: Chairman of the Rasytiya Prajatantra Party, Kamal Thapa, has said that the country has been pushed into a crisis. Inaugurating the Lions Fitness Club at Libali in Bhaktapur Municipality on Monday, Chairman Thapa said instability and anarchy is on rise in the district due to imposing of wrong policy by big parties in the name inst...

Constitution amendment proposal will be finalised from Parliament: PM Dahal

Constitution amendment proposal will be finalised from Parliament: PM Dahal
Tulsipur (Dang), Dec 24: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Saturday said the constitution amendment proposal registered in Parliament would be finalised from Parliament itself. Speaking at a press conference organised by Press Centre, Dang in Ghorahi, Dang, PM Dahal said, "The proposal will not be revoked. It should be put to a vote no matter wh...

Elections first, not constitution amendment: Chairman Oli

Elections first, not constitution amendment: Chairman Oli
Kathmandu, Dec 11: Chairman of major opposition CPN-UML, KP Sharma Oli, has expressed wonder why the government was voicing for constitution amendment rather than making preparations for elections. During a talk programme organized by the student wing of the party, ANNFSU, here Sunday, Chairman Oli argued that constitution could not be amended with...

NC President Deuba and UML Chair Oli discuss contemporary politics

NC President Deuba and UML Chair Oli discuss contemporary politics
Kathmandu, Dec 11: Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba and CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli met on Sunday to discuss contemporary politics. Talking to reporters after the meeting held at the UML Party Office in Singha Durbar, NC President Deuba said consensus and collaboration were essential to seek a solution to the current crisis of trust...

NC leader Poudel stresses need for political unity to resolve crisis

NC leader Poudel stresses need for political unity to resolve crisis
Kathmandu, Dec 7: Nepali Congress senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has emphasised the unity among political parties to give the country a way out of the current political crisis. Talking to media-persons at Tribhuvan International Airport today after his return from a 10-day Japan visit, he said, "All political parties should become responsible to...

Opposition parties obstruct House business today too

Opposition parties obstruct House business today too
Kathmandu, Dec 2: The main opposition CPN (UML) and others CPN (ML) and Rastriya Janamorcha obstructed the House business today as well. With the commencement of the meeting, CPN (ML)'s lawmaker CP Mainlai said the constitution amendment proposal brought by the government is wrong. Likewise, leaders of the Tarai Madhes-centric parties expressed the...