Bishwa Prakash Sharma: Nepali Congress will be ‘good opposition’ after communist merger

Nepalgunj, May 18 Nepali Congress spokesperson Bishwa Prakash Sharma says the party does not believe that opposition parties have to resort to agitation and strikes. As the two ruling parties recently merged into one, Sharma clarified that his party would continue to be a ‘good opposition’ despite the challenge it faced with the unification. He […]

Nepal’s two biggest leftist forces merge into Nepal Communist Party

Kathmandu, May 17 Giving an end to their seven-month efforts, the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre on Thursday announced their merger into Nepal Communist Party. The new party probably is the biggest political party in Nepal’s political history as it commands nearly two-thirds majority in the Federal Parliament and most of provincial assemblies. Before the […]