Tag: Nepali Congress

Nepali Congress on Nepal Communist Party formation: Domination, intolerance may increase

Kathmandu, May 18 Following the merger of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre into the powerful Nepal Communist Party, the main opposition Nepali Congress fears the unification and formation of a stronger left party may create a ‘dominating tendency’ in its leaders and they will ultimately be intolerant other political forces. Though the Congress spokesperson Bishwa Prakash […]

Bishwa Prakash Sharma: Nepali Congress will be ‘good opposition’ after communist merger

Nepalgunj, May 18 Nepali Congress spokesperson Bishwa Prakash Sharma says the party does not believe that opposition parties have to resort to agitation and strikes. As the two ruling parties recently merged into one, Sharma clarified that his party would continue to be a ‘good opposition’ despite the challenge it faced with the unification. He […]

Oli says Nepali Congress will lose competitive position after UML-Maoist Centre merger

Kathmandu, May 17 Prime Minister and CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli says the main opposition Nepali Congress will soon lose its position as a competitor of his party as the UML is unifying with the CPN-Maoist Centre. The two communist parties are preparing to announce the merger in Kathmandu this afternoon. Just hours before the […]

Nepali Congress warns of obstructing Parliament over suspension proposal

Kathmandu, May 6 The main opposition party Nepali Congress has warned of obstructing House procedures if the ruling parties fail to address its demand about the House of Representatives regulations. The party has been arguing that the regulations should not include any provision of suspending lawmakers; but the ruling parties including CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre […]

Shekhar Koirala: Deuba tried to imposed his authoritarianism in Nepali Congress

Biratnagar, May 14 Nepali Congress leader Shekhar Koirala says his party President Sher Bahadur Deuba tried to run the party like an authoritarian ruler. He says the former prime minister breached provisions of the party statute whereas he also did not respect agreements made within the party leaders. Koirala therefore demands that the party immediately […]

Shashanka Koirala: Paudel did not have any objection to CWC decisions

Kathmandu, April 30 Nepali Congress General Secretary Shashanka Koirala says his party’s senior leader Ram Chandra Paudel did not officially object to decisions made by the party’s recent Central Working Committee though he protested the decisions while speaking to journalists. Koirala, who won the powerful position as a member of Paudel-led faction, says the senior […]