Tag: CPN-Maoist Centre

UML, Maoists finalise constituency distribution for November 26 polls

Kathmandu, October 20 The leftist alliance comprising the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre have finalised the distribution of 37 constituencies of 32 districts which will hold provincial and federal parliamentary elections on November 26. The parties have agreed that the UML candidates will file candidacy for House of Representatives elections in 21 constituencies whereas the […]

UML to finalise FPTP candidates for Nov 26 elections by tonight

Kathmandu, October 19 The CPN-UML says it is finalising first-past-the-post candidates for 32 districts of the country which will hold elections for Provincial Assembly and federal House of Representatives in the first phase on November 26. Political parties are required to file their nominations for the phase-I polls on coming Sunday, October 22. Top UML […]

(Updated) Maoist Centre takes U-turn on decision to leave government

Kathmandu, October 17 Updated: The ruling coalition partner CPN-Maoist Centre has taken a U-turn on its decision to walk out of the government. Home Minister Janardan Sharma said that his party decided to not to leave the government to foil attempts to postpone the upcoming elections. **** The CPN-Maoist Centre has decided to leave the […]

Sindhupalchok: Ward chairperson arrested from gambling den

Chautara, October 17 A recently elected ward chairperson has been detained from a gambling den in Balephi Rural Municipality of Sindhupalchok district on Monday night. Chitra Bahadur Tamang, the chairperson of Balephi-6, was detained from local Sindhu Cafe in Andheri by the Araniko Highway, according to police. Acting on a tip-off, a team was deployed […]

Maoist ministers won’t quit even if they are relieved of portfolios: Rayamajhi

Kathmandu, October 16 CPN-Maoist Centre leader Top Bahadur Rayamajhi says ministers representing his party in the Cabinet will not quit even if the Prime Minister will relieve them of portfolios. Speaking with journalists in Kathmandu today. Rayamajhi said his party was committed to its earlier agreement that this coalition would continue till upcoming provincial and […]

Lokendra Bista quits Maoist Centre

Kathmandu, October 13 CPN-Maoist Centre leader Lokendra Bista says he has quit the party. He says he decided to drop all responsibilities of the party citing his reservations on the party system. Bista was in-charge of the party’s Tourism Department. The leader says though the party achieved some dreams of the Maoist party, now it […]