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Constitution amendment: Oli tries to bring undecided RPP to opposition camp

Kathmandu, July 11 The main opposition party CPN-UML’s Chairman KP Sharma Oli on Tuesday held a meeting with Rastriya Prajatantra Party Chairman Kamal Thapa in an apparent bid to bring the undecided RPP to the opposition side as ruling parties are preparing to put the constitution amendment bill to vote. Oli had invited Thapa to […]

Top leaders fail to end stalemate as both sides remain adamant

Kathmandu, July 10 A meeting of top leaders of major three political parties held on Tuesday failed to make any headway toward ending the stalemate about constitution amendment as both ruling and opposition sides remained adamant on their stances. Whereas Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba sought the support of main opposition […]

Major parties discuss constitution amendment at Baluwatar meeting

Kathmandu, July 11 Top leaders of big three parties on Tuesday held a meeting to discuss various contemporary issues including preparations for the constitution amendment. The meeting called by Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba was held at his official resident in Baluwatar. Deuba, CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli and CPN-Maoist Centre […]

Constitution amendment: Who are the deciders?

  Kathmandu, July 10 As the government plans to put the constitution amendment bill pending in Parliament to vote so as to convince the agitating Rastriya Janata Party Nepal to take part in local level elections in Province 2 and forthcoming provincial and federal elections, the coalition members are struggling hard to garner the support […]

Won’t join government, says Upendra Yadav

Kathmandu, July 10 The Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Chairman Upendra Yadav says his party will not join the coalition government led by Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba. “We have not thought anything about it,” he says, “When we feel the need to join the government, we will take an appropriate decision the very day.” Speaking […]

DPM Mahara: Cabinet expansion only after constitution amendment

Chitwan, July 10 Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Krishna Bahadur Mahara says PM Deuba will expand is Cabinet only after Parliament endorses the Constitution Amendment Bill. Mahara, who was speaking at programme organised by the Maoist-aligned Press Centre, said the government was preparing to put to amendment bill to vote within a […]