Tag: Sher Bahadur Deuba

Deuba may nominate Nepali Congress officials during CWC meeting today

Kathmandu, April 22 Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba is preparing is nominate officials of his party including one vice-president, one general secretary and one joint general secretary during the ongoing Central Working Committee meeting today. The meeting which was halted halfway on April 1 to mourn for its deceased leader Khum Bahadur Khadka is resuming today. […]

Nepali Congress CWC meeting postponed ‘owing to airport closure’

Kathmandu, April 20 The Central Working Committee meeting of main opposition Nepali Congress, scheduled to resume on Friday morning, has been postponed. The party has cited flight obstructions at the Tribhuvan International Airport this morning as the reason behind the postponement. The Airport had shut its runway for around 12 hours from last night as […]

Deuba’s confidant says next CWC meeting will pick Nepali Congress officials

Kathmandu, April 19 Nepali Congress leader Prakash Sharan Mahat, one of the confidants of party President Sher Bahadur Deuba, says the next meeting of his party’s Central Working Committee will appoint the party’s Vice-President, General Secretary and Joint General Secretary. The meeting which was halted halfway on April 1 to mourn for its deceased leader […]

Deuba wants Hetaunda retained as Province 3 capital

Kathmandu, April 17 Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has demanded that Hetaunda be retained as the capital of Province 3. Deuba says the Provincial Assembly should not bring discussions about relocating the capital for now. His statement follows a number of proposals registered at the Assembly demanding either Kavre or Nuwakot be made the […]

Deuba says Oli government began authoritarianism in Nepal

Chitwan, April 16 Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba says the incumbent government led by CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has already launched authoritarianism in the country. Speaking with journalists at the Bharatpur Airport in Chitwan district on Monday, Deuba said the government was making haphazard decisions without considering others’ opinions. “The government is trying […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, April 16, 2018

For last few days, the national political course seems to have stuck. The long-awaited unification between CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre has not taken place so far. Leaders of the two parties have already made public announcements that the merger will be announced on April 22. However, the two parties have not even held formal talks […]