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RPP cautions govt against pushing Charter Amendment Bill ahead in present form

Kathmandu, February 26 Rastriya Prajatantra Party warned on Sunday it will be counterproductive if the government pushes ahead the Constitution Amendment Bill in its present form. At the same time, the party said it will neither float its amendment proposal nor will it seek the existing amendment process. Sunday’s meeting of the RPP Parliamentary Party […]

Congress to do whatever it takes for passage of Charter amendment proposal: Deuba

Kathmandu, February 26 The Nepali Congress has said it will take initiatives for the passage of the government-sponsored Constitution Amendment proposal through the Parliament. NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba said this during talks with NC lawmakers from Madhesh. During the talks at the NC Parliamentary Party Office in Singhadurbar, Deuba said he will bring the […]

Deuba: By any means, we’ll get House nod for Constitution amendment, conduct civic polls

Jhapa, February 24 Former prime minister and Nepali Congress president Sher Bahadur Deuba has accused the main opposition CPN-UML of trying to create a rift between Pahadi (Hill) and Madheshi communities. Speaking at a district-level gathering of NC workers in Birtamod, Deuba defended the government-sponsored┬áConstitution amendment proposal. He promised to have the proposal presented in […]

KP Oli wishes for emergence of RPP as new force, wants it not to carry monarchy on its back

Kathmandu, February 17 CPN-UML Chair KP Sharma Oli said on Friday that Rastriya Prajatantra Party should emerge as a new force. At the same time, Oli said, RPP can bring all other parties to size save the UML. There are complexities in the RPP, he observed, adding: One should carry the burden of history, but […]

Student unions agree to reschedule FSU elections

Kathmandu, February 16 Student unions of three major political parties have agreed on deferring Free Student Union elections, scheduled for February 26, by five more days. Thursday’s meeting between leaders of the ANNISU-R, student wing of the┬áBiplav-led CPN-Maoist, and student unions of the Nepali Congress, CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre — Nepal Student Union, ANNFSU and […]

Nepal polls possible only after Constitution amendment, says Deputy PM Bimalendra Nidhi

Kathmandu, February 10 Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bimalendra Nidhi said on Friday the government will start election preparations only after taking the Constitution amendment process to a logical conclusion. Nidhi, who is also a Nepali Congress leader, said holding elections will be impossible without reaching an understanding with the United Democratic […]