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UML-Maoist meeting: No discussion on contentious issues

Kathmandu, April 5 Top leaders of the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre failed to find agreements on some crucial issues for their party unification. The two parties are planning to merge the parties, but they have not agreed on whether to include the Maoists’ ‘people’s war’ in the party statute and how much shares the […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, April 5, 2018

All major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Thursday have published reports about the strike imposed by 11 transport entrepreneur associations on the Araniko Highway, and the government’s resistance to them. Political issues including Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s India visit beginning tomorrow and preparations for unification between CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre […]

Conspiracies galore to block communist unity: Dahal

Kathmandu, April 4 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says he has noticed many conspiracies–from inside and outside the party–to obstruct the merger between the CPN-UML and his party. He says both the parties should be alert in order to ensure that the unification will take place at the earliest. Addressing a meeting of his […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, April 4, 2018

All newspapers, English and Nepali alike, published from Kathmandu on Wednesday have accorded their top priority to the address of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to two Houses of Federal Parliament yesterday, in which he informed lawmakers about his state visit to India beginning this Friday. The second in the priority list is the talks […]

UML Standing Committee meeting to discuss Maoist Centre’s 50-50 demand

Kathmandu, April 3 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s CPN-UML has called a meeting of the party’s powerful Standing Committee to discuss the demand of CPN-Maoist Centre that all positions of the unified party that they plan to merge into be shared equally. Oli has called the meeting for 2 pm at his residence in Baluwatar. […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Two most discussed issues on the front page of major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Tuesday are Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s India trip scheduled to begin this Friday, and delay in the unification between CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre. The first session of Parliament is being prorogued today citing lack of […]