Madhav Kumar Nepal confident of leftist alliance’s two-third majority victory

Chitwan, November 21 CPN-UML senior leader and former Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal says the leftist alliance can win two-third majority seats in the House of Representatives as well as provincial assemblies. Nepal says the alliance will lead the federal and provincial governments for next five years. Addressing a mass meeting organised in the run-up to […]

UML urges government, Election Commission to ensure candidates’ safety

Kathmandu, November 20 In the wake of various incidents of blasts and attacks targeting candidates for upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections, the CPN-UML has urged the government and the Election Commission to ensure their safety. The UML says an explosive was planted targeting the party’s Standing Committee member and former speaker Subas Chandra Nembang in […]

UML urges govt to remove fear of voters

Kathmandu, November 16 The CPN-UML central election mobilisation committee on Thursday has urged the government to remove dilemma and fear among the voters. The committee, by issuing a press statement, has drawn the attention of the Election Commission as government is violating the election code of conduct. The committee spokesperson Bishnu Rimal has alerted the […]

Deuba is the last PM from Nepali Congress: Oli

Gorkha, November 15 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli says the Nepali Congress will not get a chance to lead the government anymore. Addressing a mass meeting organised by the leftist alliance in Palungtar of Gorkha today, Oli said, “The old tree [the election symbol of Nepali Congress] will fall down on November 26 and December […]

Oli smells rat in Budhigandaki agreement cancellation, warns of revoking decision after polls

Kathmandu, November 14 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli says the government decided to scrap the agreement signed with China’s Gezhouba Group for the construction of Budhigandaki Hydropower Project after the Chinese firm denied giving it ‘sufficient donation’. Claiming that the government has shown a fascist attitude, Oli warns that the next government to be formed after […]

Oli accuses government of providing security to candidates of ruling parties only

Kathmandu, November 14 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has accused the government of providing security to candidates of ruling parties only while it has neglected security threats posed to candidates of the leftist alliance. After an unidentified gang hurled an explosive at the vehicle carrying UML candidate Sherdhan Rai in Bhojpur district of eastern Nepal […]