‘UDMF to announce on pulling out from incumbent government’

‘UDMF to announce on pulling out from incumbent government’
Kathmandu, March 15: A lawmaker from the United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF), in a parliament meeting today, announced that the Front had decided to pull back its support for the incumbent government and it would formally apprise the Speaker about this. Parliamentarian Mahendra Raya Yadav of Tarai Madhes Loktantrik Party said the support was wit...

PM expands cabinet, RPP Chair Thapa as DPM and Federal Affairs Minister

PM expands cabinet, RPP Chair Thapa as DPM and Federal Affairs Minister
Kathmandu, March 9: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has expanded the Cabinet on Thursday. Chairman of the Rastriya Prajatantra Party, Kamal Thapa, has been appointed the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development. At a special programme organised at Sheetal Niwas on Thursday, President Bidya Devi Bhandari admin...

Local poll after constitution amendment: Naya Shakti

Local poll after constitution amendment: Naya Shakti
Kathmandu, Feb 24: Naya Shakti Party has ruled out the possibility of holding local polls. Party spokesperson Khim Lal Devkota in a press meet here today, said that there was no chance of holding election as local levels were yet to be finalized and constitution amendment bill was still to be decided as both were interrelated to hold the election. ...

Khanal lauds polls announcement move

Khanal lauds polls announcement move
Ilam, Feb 21: Senior leader of CPN (UML) Jhalanath Khanal has praised the government's decision to announce the local level polls. Inaugurating the expanded road build with support from the Embassy of Japan at Banchare Golai of Sankhejung in Ilam district on Tuesday, he said that the announcement of the polls date for constitution's implementation ...

No option of holding election in time: Chairman Oli

No option of holding election in time: Chairman Oli
Kathmandu, Feb 15: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said there was no option before the political parties but to hold election on time to ensure political stability in the country. During the politburo meeting of the party on Wednesday, Chairman Oli said protection and implementation of the constitution promulgated with democratic process through...

UML in favour of Madhesi, Dalit: Oli

UML in favour of Madhesi, Dalit: Oli
Kathmandu, Feb 11: CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that people's rights can be safeguarded by keeping country's sovereignty and independence intact. At a programme organized by the party in the capital city today, Oli said that the UML has initiated the Mechi-Mahakali campaign for the implementation of the constitution. Stating that his ...

NC President Deuba lauds Magar community’s contribution for democracy

NC President Deuba lauds Magar community’s contribution for democracy
Kathmandu, Feb 4: Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has commended the role of the Magar community and the members of his party for their role in establishment of democracy in the country. Addressing the Training of Trainers programme organized by Nepal National Magar Association at the NC Central Office today, the former Prime Minister ...

Political deadlock ends soon: Defense Minister

Political deadlock ends soon: Defense Minister
Dang, Jan 25: Minister for Defense Bal Krishna Khand has said the political deadlock would fizzle out within few days with the agreement among political parties in the disputed issues of constitution amendment. Speaking at the Reporters' Club Dang Chapter here Wednesday, Defense Minister Khand reminded that the political parties have the past that...

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. ...