Tag: CPN-Maoist Centre

Left alliance’s student, youth wings announce protest against govt, Election Commission

Kathmandu, January 3 Youth and student organisations affiliated to the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre, constituents of the left alliance which is preparing to lead the government after some weeks, have announced a fresh protest against the government and the Election Commission. The organisations say they resorted to the protest after the government hiked the […]

Power sharing for unification yet to be finalised: Dahal tells Maoist leaders

Kathmandu, January 2 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has informed leaders of his party that issues regarding how to share powerful positions in the government and the unified party have not been settled as his party and the CPN-UML have expedited discussions with an objective of merger. During a meeting of the party’s top […]

UML, Maoist Centre to officially urge Commission for PR result announcement

Kathmandu, January 1 After Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad  Yadav said the Commission would announce results of proportional representation elections for House of Representatives only after the conclusion of National Assembly polls, the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre have decided to officially call on the constitutional body to rethink its plan. Leaders of the two […]

Oli wants to reelect Bidya Devi Bhandari as President: Maoist negotiator

Kathmandu, January 1 A Maoist negotiator involved in talks between the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre on how to manage leaders’ responsibilities in a unified communist party reveals that UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli wants to reelect Bidya Devi Bhandari as the President. Devendra Paudel says the UML, however, is not unequivocal about the presidential […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, January 1, 2018

All major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Monday have prioritised contemporary political issues over others. Two major leftist parties of the country—CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre—have not announced their unification as they had promised their polls and many newspapers have highlighted challenges in their unity bid. On the other hand, discussions about reforms […]

Dahal says he is bridging the gap between Congress, UML

Kathmandu, December 31 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says he is bridging the gap between two major parties of the country, Nepali Congress and CPN-UML. He says all major political forces must be united on agendas of good governance, national development and prosperity. Speaking at a function organised in Khumaltar of Lalitpur today, the […]