Tag: left alliance

Left govt may operate medical colleges through government hospitals

Kathmandu, February 18 The new left government may operate medical colleges on its own, through government hospitals, so as to provide medical education to students at an affordable cost. A task force formed by the Party Unification Coordination Committee involving leaders from the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre has drafted plans and programmes that the […]

Province 6: Maoist Centre accuses UML of breaching pact

Kathmandu, February 15 CPN-Maoist Centre leader Shakti Bahadur Basnet says the CPN-UML is trying to breach an agreement the two parties had signed earlier regarding the new government formation process in Province 6. The two parties at the central level had agreed to give the provincial Chief Minister’s position to the Maoist Centre. However, the […]

(Updated) Oli lays claim to premiership officially, appointed to the post

Kathmandu, February 15 Update 1300hrs: CPN UML Chairman KP Oli has been appointed the new Prime Minister of Nepal. According to the President’s Office, Oli was appointed to the post in accordance with Article 73 (2) of the Constitution of Nepal. The appointment comes a day after the CPN UML and its Left Alliance partner […]

There will be neither UML nor Maoist Centre after unification: Ishwar Pokharel

Kathmandu, February 14 CPN-UML General Secretary Ishwar Pokharel says there will be neither the UML nor the CPN-Maoist Centre as soon as the two parties will announce the unification. In last few days, some leaders in the both parties have been claiming that the unification process is entering the final phase. On the other hand, […]

Dahal hints at agreement on premiership in turn, says will be PM again

Chitwan, February 13 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says he will be elected the prime minister of the country again, sooner or later. Dahal’s statement has been looked at curiously as the two major communist parties of the country–the CPN-UML and the Maoist Centre–are said to have forged an agreement on the basis of […]

Left alliance submits letter to Province 5 Chief for Pokhrel’s appointment as Chief Minister

Butwal, February 11 The CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre have handed over a letter to the Chief of Province 5, Bidyadhar Mallik, requesting that UML lawmaker Shankar Pokhrel be appointed the Chief Minister as he has the support of majority Provincial Assembly members. Pokhrel, who is also the UML parliamentary party leader, and Maoist Centre […]