Tag: left alliance

It’s not post issues that are blocking unification: Dahal

Chitwan, February 9 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says issues regarding who should take up which position are not delaying the proposed unification between CPN-UML and his party. He says the two parties do not have any issue with positions as both himself and UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli have already taken up powerful […]

UML’s Sanu K Shrestha, Maoist Centre’s Radhika Tamang will be elected Province 3 speaker, deputy

Kathmandu, February 9 The CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre have decided to jointly field UML’s Sanu Kumar Shrestha and Maoist Centre’s Radhika Tamang for the positions of provincial speaker and deputy speaker in Province 3 respectively. The two parties command a comfortable majority in the Provincial Assembly; therefore, Shrestha and Tamang are certain to win […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Friday, February 9, 2018

With the completion of National Assembly elections, political parties have shifted their attention to the new government formation process and it is clearly reflected on the first page of Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Friday. The newspapers have covered the issue from different perspectives. Likewise, selection of provincial parliamentary party leaders […]

Oli, Dahal discuss new govt formation, party unification

  Kathmandu, February 8 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli, who is widely viewed as the next prime minister of the country, has discussed issues related to the new government formation process, with his poll coalition partner, CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal. The two leaders also discussed proposed unification between the two parties, according to […]

Ready to accept Dahal as my chairman, but unification shouldn’t be foiled: Jhala Nath Khanal

Kathmandu, February 8 CPN-UML senior leader Jhala Nath Khanal says he is ready to recognise Maoist leader Pushpa Kamal Dahal as the chairman of his party. Khanal’s statement follows reports that claimed UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli was willing to take up both key positions including the party chairmanship and the prime minister after the […]

Oli wants to keep premiership, party chairmanship with himself: Maoist negotiators

Kathmandu, February 6 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli wants to become the next prime minister as well as the chairperson of the party to be formed after the UML’s merger with the CPN-Maoist Centre, say Maoist leaders who have been engaged in recent unification talks. The Maoist Centre has been demanding that the two key […]