Tag: Sher Bahadur Deuba

Congress yet to finalise candidates; Deuba sends proxy to file papers

Kathmandu, November 2 Prime Minsiter Sher Bahadur Deuba’s Nepali Congress party is yet to finalise candidates for provincial assemblies and federal House of Representatives for the elections to beĀ  held in 128 federal and 256 provincial constituencies on December 7. The Election Commission says the nominations have to be filed by 5 pm today. Meanwhile, […]

PM directs NOC to withdraw petroleum price hike

Kathmandu, November 2 Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Thursday directed the Nepal Oil Corporation to withdraw the decision to hike the price of petroleum products citing such unpopular decisions would affect the election environment. Following the PM’s order, the NOC will sell petrol, diesel, kerosene and liquefied petroleum gas on the existing rate. The […]

Like it or not, Nepal needs Nepali Congress: Deuba

Kathmandu, October 31 Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba says Nepal needs his party notwithstanding whether people like it. Unveiling the party’s manifesto for upcoming provincial and federal parliamentary elections in Kathmandu today, the Prime Minister said only his party could lead the country towards economic prosperity and protect national unity and independence. Meanwhile, Deuba […]

Leaving government is not our priority now: Maoist Centre

Kathmandu, October 24 The CPN-Maoist Centre has hinted that it will not leave the government anytime soon as it had said earlier. Though Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has already relieved Maoist ministers of their portfolios, the party’s spokesperson Pampha Bhusal says the party has not thought about leaving the government. Earlier last week, the […]

PM Deuba urges all parties to participate in elections

Lalitpur, October 20 Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has urged all political parties to participate in the elections of federal House of Representatives and State Assemblies. Inaugurating a cultural rally organised by Nepal Sambat 1138 Organising Committee here today, Prime Minister Deuba said that the constitution would be fully implementation after […]

Deuba trying to foil elections through Supreme Court: Ishwar Pokharel

Kathmandu, October 18 CPN-UML General Secretary Ishwar Pokharel accuses Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba of trying to foil elections by taking other state organs under control and he is trying to manipulate the Supreme Court now. Speaking at a function organised by his party in Budhanilakantha of Kathmandu today, Pokharel said, “Form the past, Deuba […]