RJPN tried alliance with CK Raut, reveals Mahantha Thakur

Birgunj, September 20 Rastriya Janata Party Nepal’s presidium coordinator Mahantha Thakur says his party once tried to form an alliance with the group led by CK Raut, who has been charged of carrying out secessionist activities. Thakur, however, clarifies that the efforts did not materialise as Raut did not agree to accept the RJPN’s principles […]

On Constitution Day eve, Rajendra Mahato says charter failed to ensure people’s rights

Nepalgunj, September 18 Rastriya Janata Party Nepal’s presidium member, Rajendra Mahato, has said that constitution amendment still remains the main agenda of his party. Talking to media in Nepalgunj one day before the country celebrates the third Constitution Day, leader Mahato said that the constitution failed to ensure the rights of Madheshis, Dalits and indigenous […]

Province 2: Court orders arrest of state minister, mayor

Kathmandu/Janakpurdham, August 3 The High Court in Janakpurdham on Thursday issued an order in the name of Mahottari District Police Office to arrest two ‘absconding’ suspects of a murder case. The persons, whom the police say are absconding, however, are holding significant state positions in provincial and local governments. Abhiram Sharma has recently been appointed […]

Rajendra Mahato: RJPN will not withdraw support extended to government

Kathmandu, July 30 Rastriya Janata Party Nepal’s presidium member Rajendra Mahato says the Madhesh-centric party will not withdraw its support extended to the government. Mahato says his party still believes that the government will take initiatives to amend the constitution to meet its demands as it had committed earlier. Though Prime Minister Oli already told […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, July 24, 2018

All major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu Valley on Monday have given the top priority to the health condition of medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC as his fast-unto-death completed 24 full days by Sunday evening. On the other hand, two top leaders of the ruling Nepal Communist Party have made remarks […]

Constitution amendment demand is irrelevant, focus on development instead: Oli tells RJPN

Kathmandu, July 20 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has told top leaders of the Madhesh-centric Rastriya Janata Party Nepal that various demands raised by the party has turned irrelevant now. He has also suggested that the party review its agendas and concentrate on an extensive master plan for the development of Terai region. As members […]