Tag: Nepali Congress

Nepali Congress irate after govt adjourns House meeting for 8 days

Kathmandu, July 19 The main opposition Nepali Congress has objected to the adjournment of House of Representatives meeting for next eight days at the time when the government is facing criticism from various sections of the public for its apathy to demands raised by Dr Govinda KC. The party, which has already announced nationwide street […]

PM Oli to address Gandaki Provincial Assembly Thursday; Congress to obstruct

Pokhara, July 18 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is scheduled to address the Provincial Assembly meeting of Gandaki province in Pokhara on Thursday. The federal and provincial opposition Nepali Congress, however, has warned of obstructing the meeting. Congress provincial parliamentary committee’s deputy leader Mekh Lal Shrestha says the party will obstruct the meeting as per […]

Nepali Congress to obstruct Parliament till Dr KC’s demands are met

Kathmandu, July 18 The main opposition Nepali Congress says it will obstruct meetings of Parliament till the government meets demands raised by medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC, who has been staging a fast-unto-death in Jumla of Karnali for last 19 days. A meeting of the party’s office bearers decided to bar the government […]

Nepali Congress leaders discuss preparations for protest

Kathmandu, July 18 Central office bearers of the main opposition Nepali Congress party on Wednesday morning discussed strategies to prepare for the protest programmes it has announced. The party on Tuesday had announced a series of nationwide programmes against the government claiming the government was acting against the constitution, democracy and people. The party’s General […]

Nepali Congress announces nationwide protest programmes against govt

Kathmandu, July 17 The main opposition Nepali Congress on Tuesday announced a nationwide protest programmes against the government claiming the federal and provincial governments were involved in authoritarian activities against democracy and people. The party has directed its lower committees to stage demonstrations in all district headquarters on July 31 to mark beginning of the […]

Nepali Congress student leaders injured as police intervene in protest

Kathmandu, July 17 Over 10 leaders of Nepal Student Union, the sister organisation of the main opposition Nepali Congress, have sustained injuries as police intervened in a protest in Kathmandu today. The injured include the organisation’s President Nain Singh Mahar, Vice President Pushkar Kumar Shahi and General Secretary Aananda Raj Tripathi. Police had batoncharged the […]