From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Major broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu today, English and Nepali alike, have given priorities to diverse issues from politics to economics and sociocultural affairs today. Many news reports have published stories of political atmosphere developed after the visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi here. On the other hand, the unification process between CPN-UML and […]

Oli’s behaviours not healthy for merger, says Dev Gurung

Bhaktapur, May 11 CPN-Maoist Centre leader Dev Gurung has said that doubts have arisen among the Maoist Centre leaders regarding the proposed unification of their party with the CPN-UML due to UML Chair KP Sharma Oli’s behaviours and attitude towards the party. “Other than the decisions made in the Cabinet meeting, important decisions are made […]

Ward chair found dead in Ramechhap

Ramechhap, May 9 The ward chairman of Umakunda Rural Municipality-5 in Ramechhap, Kubir Chhetri, has been found dead at Baseri Chhilaune of the Rural Municipality on Wednesday morning. Chhetri had gone out of contact since 8:30 am on Tuesday. According to Rudramani Newar, spokesperson of Umakunda Rural Municipality, they recovered his motorcycle, coat, shoes, and […]

UML student wing: Nabina Lama quits, new leadership next week

Kathmandu, May 9 The student wing of CPN-UML, All Nepal National Free Students Union (ANNFSU), has called its central committee meeting to choose a new leadership next week. It has been learnt that the organisation’s Chairperson Nabina Lama wanted to resign after being elected a member in the House of Representatives. The election is being […]

Oli, Dahal renew unification talks

Kathmandu, May 9 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli and CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Wednesday held a one-on-one meeting for around three hours to discuss next steps for party unification. The two parties are preparing to merge for last seven months, but their efforts are yet to materialise. However, it has recently been […]

Breakthrough in UML-Maoist Centre merger as Oli agrees to share premiership with Dahal

Kathmandu, May 7 Efforts for the unification between CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre that began around seven months ago are likely to conclude fruitfully within next two weeks as UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli, also the incumbent prime minister, has agreed to handover the government leadership to Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal for last two […]