Let’s amend Constitution, let’s push Nepal towards polls: TMDP

Kathmandu, December 28 Tarai-Madhesh Democratic Party said on Wednesday it will not support the government in the event of failure to amend the Constitution. At the same time, the party asked main opposition CPN-UML and other opposition parties not to obstruct the Parliament. Tarai-Madhesh Democratic Party has warned it will not support the government in […]

Federal Alliance warns of resistance if govt tries to hold polls sans Charter amendment

Kathmandu, December 26 Upendra Yadav, coordinator of the Federal Alliance and chair of Federal Socialist Forum Nepal, warned on Wednesday that they will┬ánot stand quiet if the government tries to conduct elections without amending the Constitution. Yadav claimed that Constitution amendment is the only way to end the current political standoff. Constitution amendment is the […]

UML: PM should clarify whether he is for accord or discord

Kathmandu, December 28 The ruling CPN-Maoist Centre and Nepali Congress have proposed deciding the fate of the Constitution Amendment Bill through the Parliament. They forwarded this proposal during a meeting with the main opposition CPN-UML, which has been obstructing the Parliament demanding withdrawal of the Bill, rejected the proposal outright. At Wednesday’s meeting of the […]

CPN-Maoist Centre to announce new local level polls in a week, holding talks with NC, UML today

Kathmandu, December 28 The CPN-Maoist Centre, which leads the current government, has decided to announce elections for new local levels at the earliest. Wednesday morning’s meeting of the party headquarters highlighted the need to conduct elections for new local levels, instead of existing local structures. The Maoist party has decided to announce elections for new […]

Baidhya Maoists against Charter Amendment Bill, UML protests

Kathmandu, December 27 What does the Mohan Baidhya-led CPN (Revolutionary) Maoist think of the Constitution Amendment Bill and the CPN-UML’s protests against the same? In the eyes of the party, both the Bill and the UML protests are wrong. The party’s political report describes the protests and the┬áBill as wrong. The central committee meeting of […]

Going round and round and round the talks table: Congress, Prachanda Maoists, Madheshi Morcha ready for fresh round

Kathmandu, December 27 At the call of Prime Minister Prachanda, leaders from the ruling CPN-Maoist Centre, coalition partner Nepali Congress and Madheshi Morcha are holding a joint meeting at Baluwatar on Tuesday. The meeting is part of efforts aimed at ending obstructions in the Parliament and sorting out issues related to Constitution amendment. Political parties […]