UML chief Oli to leave for Manasarovar family trip Saturday

Kathmandu, July 21 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli is leaving for a family trip to Manasarovar of Tibet on Saturday. The Manasarovar Lake is a popular pilgrimage site among Hindus and Buddhists of the world. Oli’s secretariat says it is a complete family tour and no political event has been scheduled. The former prime minister’s […]

Pokharel predicts UML will emerge as largest party in Province 2

Kathmandu, July 21 Whereas the Nepali Congress has claimed that it can win as many as 100 of total 127 local units in Province 2 comprising eight districts of core Terai, the CPN-UML has also said it will be the largest force in the province after September 18 polls. In an interview with Onlinekhabar recently, […]

Constitution amendment: Thapa accuses Oli of trying to ‘buy’ RPP lawmakers

Kathmandu, July 19 Rastria Prajatantra Party Chairman Kamal Thapa has accused CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli of trying to ‘buy’ some of its lawmakers to make ruling parties’ bid to endorse the constitution a failure. An RPP leader tells Onlinekhabar that Chairman Thapa has evidence of the UML bid, “A proof of this misconduct along […]

Partner up with us if you want to win polls: Oli to Maoists

Kathmandu, July 18 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has called the CPN-Maoist Centre to form an alliance with his party if the Maoist party wants to secure victory. Oli says the Maoist party cannot win any election if it follows the Nepali Congress party. Congratulating newly elected leadership of the Nepal Association of Foreign Employment […]

UML to train new people’s representatives elected from the party

Kathmandu July 18 The CPN-UML says it will train party leaders and cadres who have won first and second phases of local level elections on various issues of local governance. Contents of the two-day training have already been finalised whereas the Central Secretariat has fixed different dates for different provinces. Party leaders as well as […]

UML receives 42,000 more popular votes than Congress in two phases of local polls

Kathmandu, July 17 The Election Commission data have shown that the CPN-UML received around 42,000 more votes than the Nepali Congress during first and second phases of local level elections held in May and July in six provinces of the country. Though the difference between the numbers of top positions won by the two parties […]