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From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, November 20, 2017

The first phase of provincial and federal parliamentary elections is just six days away; but incidents of attacks on candidates are also on the rise. In this context, most of major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Monday have prioritised concerns raised by the Nepali Army over poll security in their front pages. […]

Don’t postpone poll campaigns citing my son’s death: Dahal

Kathmandu, November 19 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says his party does not need to  stop election campaigns owing to the death of his son, Prakash. Party spokesperson Pampha Bhusal says Dahal has directed all ranks and files of the party to continue their campaigns uninterruptedly. “Reports have said poll programmes have been postponed in various […]

After Prakash Dahal’s death, election campaigns halted in Chitwan

Chitwan, November 19 Owing to the death of Prakash Dahal, the son of CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman and the party’s candidate for Chitwan-3, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, parties in the district have postponed election campaigns in the run-up to provincial and federal parliamentary polls. Both the leftist and democratic alliances have said they will not organise any […]

(Updated) Pushpa Kamal Dahal’s son Prakash dies of cardiac arrest

Kathmandu, November 19 Doctors involved in the treatment of Prakash Dahal, the son of former Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, say Prakash was pronounced dead at 6 am on Sunday morning. The official announcement was made after his father Prachanda arrived at the hospital. According to Dr Yadav Bhatta, who attended to Dahal, Prakash was […]

Dahal promises Chinese train will arrive in Lumbini within few years

Bhairahawa, November 16 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says the railway service connecting China and Lumbini will begin within next few years. Dahal says he had begun discussions over establishing a railway from Lhasa to Lumbini during his first premiership, claiming the discussions have reached a conclusion now and the dream will be realised […]

Dahal to Bhattarai: Withdraw candidacy if you want to save yourself

Gorkha, November 15 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has suggested that former prime minister and Naya Shakti Party Nepal Chief Baburam Bhattarai withdraw his nomination for the House of Representatives seat from Gorkha-2 if he wants to save his position in Nepali politics. The leader even calls his former comrade to come back to […]