Nepali Congress to make maximum efforts to convince UML for amendment

Kathmandu, April 30 The ruling Nepali Congress party on Sunday decided to make maximum efforts to convince the main opposition CPN-UML for endorsement of the constitution amendment bill being discussed in Parliament. A meeting of the party’s Parliamentary Party meeting made the decision as the UML had played an important role in the promulgation of […]

May 14 polls uncertain as ruling, opposition parties prepare for confrontation

  Kathmandu, April 28 As ruling and opposition parties seem more interested in showing their strengths in Parliament over the constitution amendment bill, the certainty of local level elections on May 14 has once again been questioned. As the main opposition CPN-UML has decided to invest all its energy to block the passage of bill, […]

Opposition parties say won’t let constitution amendment get endorsed

Kathmandu, April 27 Various opposition parties including the main opposition CPN-UML have said they will not let Parliament endorse the constitution amendment bill. The parties, however, have decided to take part in the amendment process and said they will file amendment proposals to the bill. The Parliament Secretariat has given lawmakers a time of 72 […]

UML directs local poll candidates to submit property details

Kathmandu, April 27 The ruling CPN-UML has directed all candidates of the party contesting in upcoming local level elections to furnish the party with their property details compulsorily. In a recent circular issued by the party’s General Secretary Ishwar Pokharel, the candidates have been directed to submit their property details along with the biodata. In […]

How dare you deceive UML, Oli asks Dahal

Kathmandu, April 26 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli on Wednesday claimed that Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal tried to deceive the main opposition party over the contents of constitution amendment bill recently tabled in Parliament. Speaking at a function organised in Kathmandu today, Oli said PM Dahal had earlier assured him not to change the […]

UML Kathmandu Committee recommends 5 for KMC Mayor

Kathmandu, April 26 The CPN-UML Kathmandu District Committee on Wednesday recommended five names for the party’s candidate for the Mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City in upcoming local level elections. Those recommended are Jeevan Ram Shrestha, Bidya Sundar Shakya, Bidur Mainali, Basanta Manandhar and Kalpana Rijal. Former KMC Mayor Keshav Sthapit, who had been claiming his […]