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 […]

Let Nepalis residing abroad get registered for polls: UML asks Election Commission

Kathmandu, July 17 The Election Commission has demanded that Nepalis residing and working abroad be allowed to get registered in the voters’ list. In a memorandum submitted to the Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav today, UML Parliamentary Party leader Subas Chandra Nembang suggests that Nepali diplomatic missions in various countries can facilitate the process. […]

‘UML may obstruct House if ruling parties find support from two-third lawmakers’

Kathmandu, July 12 A senior leader of the main opposition CPN-UML says his party might obstruct Parliament meetings if ruling parties finally achieve the support of two-third lawmakers for the endorsement of constitution amendment bill. Bhim Acharya says the UML does not leave any stone unturned to block the endorsement of bill, which the party […]

PM’s confidant says constitution amendment will not be forwarded

Kathmandu, July 11 Nepali Congress leader and a close confidant of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, Bimalendra Nidhi, says the government will not move the constitution amendment bill to vote now after the main opposition party, CPN-UML, refused to support it. Nidhi says the ruling parties made such decision after they concluded that it will […]