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Tag: Pushpa Kamal Dahal

For now, let’s suppose that Oli is full-term PM: Dahal

Chitwan, February 20 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has refused to clarify if he signed an agreement with the CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli to share the five-year term of prime minister between two. Whereas media reports have claimed that the two leaders have sealed a secret ‘gentleman’s agreement’ to share the premiership, Dahal […]

Key Chinese leader meets Dahal to welcome UML-Maoists merger deal

Kathmandu, February 20 Vice-minister of International Department of Chinese Communist Party’s Central Committee, Guo Yezhou, on Tuesday held a meeting with CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal and expressed his happiness over the agreement Dahal signed with CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli about unifying the two parties. The foreign delegate went to Dahal residence in […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, February 20, 2018

All major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Tuesday have given the topmost attention to a seven-point agreement signed between CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre to unify their parties into the single one. The two parties were trying to unify the parties for last five months and the Monday agreement has been taken […]

Madhav Kumar Nepal against proposal of sharing premiership in turn

Rautahat, February 19 CPN-UML senior leader and former prime minister Madhav Kumar Nepal says he is against the proposal of sharing the position of prime minister between the UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre in turn as the two parties are preparing for the merger. Nepal’s statement follows media reports which claimed that UML Chairman KP […]

Oli, Dahal settled all issues about unification: Bamdev Gautam

Kathmandu, February 19 CPN-UML Vice-Chairman Bamdev Gautam says his Chairman KP Sharma Oli and CPN-Maoist Centre counterpart Bamdev Gautam have finally agreed to unify the parties and have settled all differences about the merger. Gautam, however, says he will divulge all details of the understanding as it will adversely affect the environment created for unification. […]

Dahal: One-on-one meeting with Oli positive, Maoists in Cabinet soon

Kathmandu, February 19 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says his recent one-on-one meeting with the CPN-UML Chairman and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has concluded positively and the two parties are closer towards the proposed unification. Therefore, the Maoist party will join the Oli-led government very soon though it had earlier begun discussions about […]