UCPN (Maoist) will leave present government: Chair Dahal

UCPN (Maoist) will leave present government: Chair Dahal
Kathmandu: UCPN (Maoist) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that his party would be out from the government immediately if UCPN (Maoist) and CPN (Maoist) unite.Chairman Dahal said, "It is not a big thing for me to be out from the government if the two Maoist parties unite." At an interaction by the Five-Parties Joint Committee here on Friday, he ...

UCPN (Maoist) decides to unite with Revolutionary (Maoist)

UCPN (Maoist) decides to unite with Revolutionary (Maoist)
Kathmandu: The UCPN (Maoist) has decided to unite with different Maoist parties that broke away from it in the past, including the CPN Revolutionary (Maoist). A meeting of the standing committee of the party held at the residence of UCPN (Maoist) Chairman, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, at Lazimpat this morning took the decision in this regard. The UCPN (Maoi...

Discussions on vote of thanks proposal over

Discussions on vote of thanks proposal over
Kathmandu: Participating in the discussions on Government's policies and programmes in the parliament meeting today, NC lawmaker Ramesh Lekhak opined for making the constitution acceptable to all. While registering a 16-point amendment proposal on the policies and programmes, lawmaker Lekhak said that the policies and programmes should have incorpo...

No change in Govt: DPM Raymajhi

No change in Govt: DPM Raymajhi
Bhaktapur: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Energy Top Bahadur Raymajhi clarified that there was no possibility of a change in the incumbent government. Speaking at a face-to-face programme organized by the Rafat Sanchar Club here today, he said that the government won't change before the upcoming budget. DPM Raymajhi further said that there ...

Democracy in risk: leader Bhattarai

Democracy in risk: leader Bhattarai
Chitwan: Coordinator of New Force Dr Baburam Bhattarai has said the country's development was put in back gear after the political parties stuck to power game. Grabbing power does not give solution to national crisis, he said addressing a programme here Saturday. According to him, the country is in dire nee of political stability, which the poli...

Madhesi Front boycotts parliament meeting

Madhesi Front boycotts parliament meeting
Kathmandu: Seeking time at the outset in the Legislature-Parliament meeting today, lawmaker Ashok Rai, on behalf the United Alliance, announced that the parties in the alliance have boycotted the meeting, alleging the government's apathy towards the demands raise by the agitating Madhesi Front. Rai demanded that the constitution should be re-wri...

CPN (Masal) says no to government change

CPN (Masal) says no to government change
Kathmandu: The CPN (Masal) has said that it was not in favour of seeking an alternative to the KP Sharma Oli-led government. In a press statement today, Party General Secretary Mohan Bikram Singh argues the fresh plan to change the government is finding a room for revising the constitution in the interests of India. "India is effortful to ensure s...

Ruling parties urge UCPN (Maoist) to rethink its decision

Ruling parties urge UCPN (Maoist) to rethink its decision
Kathmandu: The ruling parties have urged the UCPN (Maoist), one of the ruling coalition partners, to rethink its decision of pulling out from the government. A meeting of the parties, without UCPN-M, held at the official residence of the Prime Minister at Baluwatar on Wednesday evening decided to move ahead strengthening the incumbent government a...

PM calls on President to discuss contemporary issues

PM calls on President to discuss contemporary issues
Kathmandu: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli called on President Bidya Devi Bhandari Wednesday and discussed matters relating to contemporary political situation, among others issues. At the meeting held at Rastrapati Bhawan Sheetal Niwas, Prime Minister Oli consulted with President Bhandari about the latest political developments, according to the PM's...

Hunger strikers demands genuine-leader Dr Lohani

Hunger strikers demands genuine-leader Dr Lohani
Kathmandu: Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) senior leader Dr Prakash Chandra Lohani said that the problem of unemployment is increasing in the country for the government's inability to spur investment in productive sector. He said this while expressing solidarity with the mass hunger strike organized by Economic Revolution Campaign for Employment ...