Tag: UML-Maoist merger

Joint panel to discuss preparations for UML-Maoist Centre unification

Kathmandu, February 1 The Party Unification Joint Coordination Committee that comprises leaders of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre is holding a meeting this afternoon to review progress made so far and next steps required towards the proposed merger of two parties. The meeting of the panel jointly headed by both the parties’ chairmen KP Sharma Oli […]

Oli, Dahal to issue directives to left alliance task force

Kathmandu, January 29 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli and his CPN-Maoist Centre counterpart Pushpa Kamal Dahal are issuing ‘special directives’ to a joint task force involving three leaders from each party. The task force led by UML’s Subas Chandra Nembang and Maoist Centre’s Ram Bahadur Thapa is holding a meeting in the presence of top […]

Oli, Dahal in one-on-one ‘decisive’ negotiation

Kathmandu, January 28 Top leaders of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre–KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal respectively–have engaged themselves in a one-on-one meeting since Sunday morning, which according to some leaders is likely to become a breakthrough for the two parties’ unification. Multiple sources say the two leaders are focused on deciding who will lead […]

Left alliance likely to decide who will lead provincial govts, legislatures today

Kathmandu, January 28 The left alliance, consisting CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre, is likely to finalise the power sharing model for provincial governments and legislatures today. A meeting of the joint task force, which includes three leaders from each party, is holding a meeting to decide which parties will take positions of  chief ministers and provincial […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, January 28, 2018

All major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Sunday have prioritised contemporary political issues including internal and inter-party discussions going in and among parties for formation of provincial governments and National Assembly elections. The left alliance, consisting of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre, is struggling hard to distribute key positions they will get between […]

UML’s provincial assembly members in Province 6 not ready to leave CM’s position for Maoists

Kathmandu, January 22 Provincial assembly members elected from the CPN-UML in Province 6 have said they are not ready to leave the Provincial Chief Minister’s position to the CPN-Maoist Centre. The provincial lawmakers held a meeting of their parliamentary party committee today to decide that the party should claim the top position in the provincial […]