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I and Oli are determined not to go back from unification: Dahal

Kathmandu, January 15 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says he and CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli are determined to conclude the two parties’ unification process. He says people have endorsed the parties’ plans and preparations for the merger as they cast ballots in recent provincial and federal parliamentary elections. Dahal says the leaders will […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, January 15, 2018

Two major stories that have been highlighted in the Kathmandu press on Monday are the Supreme Court order to postpone the distribution of funds under the Constituency Development Programme and ongoing discussions within the left alliance to distribute key positions as they are preparing to lead the federal as well as six of seven provincial […]

UML, Maoist Centre to divide key positions on four bases

Kathmandu, January 12 The joint task force of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre on Friday finalised four bases to share key state positions at the federal and the provincial levels as they are preparing to lead the central as well as six of seven provincial governments. A meeting of three leaders from each party held at […]

Left task force discussing National Assembly polls, provincial govt formation

Kathmandu, January 12 A joint task force the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre formed to discuss how they can share National Assembly seats and powerful positions of provincial governments is holding its first meeting in Kathmandu today. The panel has three members from each party: Subas Chandra Nembang, Shankar Pokharel and Surendra Pandey from the […]

Unification process will accelerate after I return from Bangkok: Oli

Kathmandu, January 10 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli says the unification between CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre will get further momentum once he returns from Bangkok. Before boarding a flight to the Thai capital this afternoon, Oli told media at the Tribhuvan International Airport that attempts made by some forces to foil the unification bid would […]

Oli, Dahal hold meeting again as unification bid gains momentum

Kathmandu, January 10 Just a day after a meeting of their Party Unification Coordination Committee, the CPN-Maoist CentreĀ  Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal held a meeting with CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli to give a momentum to the proposed unification between two parties. Dahal went to Oli’s private residence in Balkot of Bhaktapur this morning as […]