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Gagan Thapa urges PM to save Dr KC’s life

Kathmandu, January 17 Nepali Congress leader Gagan Thapa has appealed to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to take immediate initiatives to save the life of medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC. KC is staging a fast-unto-death in Ilam district of eastern Nepal for past nine days. Whereas his health is deteriorating, the government has […]

Deuba extends NSU term, a section protests

Kathmandu, January 17 The main opposition Nepali Congress has decided to extend the term of executive committee of its student wing, Nepal Students Union. Party spokesperson Bishwa Prakash Sharma says the party has decided to give continuity to the current committee though its term expired on Wednesday. A Central Working Committee meeting of the party […]

Nepali Congress telling govt not to dissolve hospitals named after Koiralas

Kathmandu, January 15 Senior leaders of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress, say they are holding a meeting with Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Tuesday, after they got a hint that the government was going to dissolve two hospitals named after the party leaders. The party suspends that the government is scrapping proposed Girija […]

Sitaula suggests President, Vice President give up luxuries

Kathmandu, January 14 In the wake of criticisms from various walks of life about facilities provided to the VIP officials including the President and the Vice President, a key leader of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress, suggests the officials give up the luxuries so as to protect them from public hatred. Krishna Prasad Sitaula […]

Nepali Congress student wing in crisis as leadership fails to hold convention again

Kathmandu, January 11 The main opposition party Nepali Congress’ student wing, Nepal Students Union, has failed to hold its general convention once again. The Union’s current executive committee’s original term expired in August last year. Then, the mother party had extended the term by three months. The Union could not hold the meeting in the […]

After Sunday fracas, Speaker tells govt to respond to lawmakers’ queries

Kathmandu, January 9 Speaker of the House of Representatives, Krishna Bahadur Mahara, on Wednesday told the government to respond to questions of the lawmakers during any parliamentary meeting. The Speaker’s ruling comes three days after he restricted lawmakers of the main opposition Nepali Congress from questioning Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli after his address to […]