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Deuba on amendment assurance: It’s not unnatural to let them know our priorities

Kathmandu, August 28 Nepal’s Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba says it is nothing unnatural to let the international community know about national priorities of Nepal. Defending his controversial statement during a joint press conference with Indian PM Narendra Modi in New Delhi last week that he would launch a fresh bid towards constitution amendment, Deuba […]

Maoist Centre says India’s Biratnagar field camp should be removed

Biratnagar, August 28 The ruling coalition partner, CPN-Maoist Centre, says India’s field camp in Biratnagar of Nepal, established after a flood in 2008. The establishment was dragged into controversy time and again and Nepal had demanded its removal. However, India is yet to remove the camp. Meanwhile, the party says it will talk with Prime […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, August 28, 2017

Major English and Nepali broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Monday have prioritised political issues over others. Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba’s statement upon his arrival in Kathmandu from five-day state visit to India has received the most significant coverage in the press today. Likewise, issues related to preparations for upcoming local level elections in […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, August 27, 2017

Major English and Nepali broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Sunday have prioritised a host of issues from politics to infrastructural development. Many newspapers have covered interests of China to invest in development activities in Nepal. Likewise, corruption issues related to Nepal Oil Corporation’s purchase of land in various parts of the country, Tribhuvan University […]

Oli flays Deuba for amendment assurance in New Delhi

Kathmandu, August 25 Main opposition leader KP Sharma Oli has criticised Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, claiming his expressions in New Delhi during the state visit to India have made the country bow down its head. Oli says Deuba’s statement that he will launch a fresh bid to amend the constitution in front of Indian […]

Opinion makers in the Kathmandu Press: August 25, 2017

Op-ed pages of broadsheet dailies published in Kathmandu on Friday have given space to a host of issues including the implementation of the constitution, and the ruling alliance’s bid to amend the constitution. The amendment of the constitution¬† The ruling coalition’s bid to amend the constitution to address the demands of the Madheshi Morcha has […]