Tag: UML-Maoist merger

UML-Maoist merger: Top leaders’ meeting underway at Baluwatar

Kathmandu, April 17 Top leaders of the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre are holding a meeting at the Prime Minister’s official residence in Baluwatar to discuss key contentious issues blocking the proposed unification of two parties. The two parties have agreed to announce the long-awaited merger on April 22. However, they have disagreements on three […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Many Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Tuesday have published news reports about findings of the annual report of Office of the Auditor General which was submitted to President Bidya Devi Bhandari earlier this week. Top leaders of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre have held a meeting about their parties’ unification on Monday after […]

Oli-Dahal meeting: No pain, no gain

Kathmandu, April 16 A one-on-one meeting held between CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli and CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal did not make any remarkable progress about next steps for the proposed unification between two parties. Neither did they have any dispute about contentious issues during the meeting held at PM Oli’s official residence in […]

Oli calls UML Standing Committee meeting as uncertainty looms over merger plan

Kathmandu, April 16 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has called a meeting of the party’s Standing Committee as the party’s plan to merge with the CPN-Maoist Centre has been pushed into limbo. The two communist parties had announced that they will unify the parties on April 22. However, they are yet to find agreements on […]

Maoist Centre: Oli wants us melted into UML, but unification is unavoidable

Kathmandu, April 16 The CPN-Maoist Centre, which is in negotiations with the CPN-UML in a bid to unify the parties for last six months, has concluded that UML Chairman and incumbent Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli does not want the merger to be concluded on the basis of equality. Instead, the party leaders accuse Oli […]

UML-Maoist merger: Dahal returning from Sukute to meet Oli

Kathmandu, April 16 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal is meeting CPN-UML Chairman and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to discuss issues related to the proposed unification between two parties. Earlier, the two leaders were scheduled to meet Sunday. However, as Dahal left for Sukutel of Sindhupalchok with his family for a break, the meeting […]