Tag: UML-Maoist merger

Dahal faces hard time in selecting central NCP members from Maoist side

Kathmandu, May 20 One of two chairmen of newly unified Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, is busy in meetings with leaders of dissolved CPN-Maoist Centre that he had led before it merged with the CPN-UML, so as to select central members for the new party. The UML and the Maoist Centre had agreed to […]

Baburam Bhattarai: Nepal Communist Party represents dissolution of Marxist movement in country

Pokhara, May 20 Naya Shakti Party Nepal coordinator and former Maoist leader Baburam Bhattarai says the recent unification between CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre into the Nepal Communist Party is a regressive move and it also suggests dissolution of the Marxist movement in Nepal. Bhattarai says the two parties merging without detailed discussions on ideologies and […]

Nepal Communist Party likely to establish central office in Dhumbarahi

Kathmandu, May 18 Nepal Communist Party, established after the merger between dissolved CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre on Thursday, is likely to use then UML’s central office in Dhumbarahi as its central office for now. Likewise, then Maoist Centre’s central office in Parisdanda of Koteshwor will be used as office for the party’s sister organisations. Though […]

Nepali Congress on Nepal Communist Party formation: Domination, intolerance may increase

Kathmandu, May 18 Following the merger of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre into the powerful Nepal Communist Party, the main opposition Nepali Congress fears the unification and formation of a stronger left party may create a ‘dominating tendency’ in its leaders and they will ultimately be intolerant other political forces. Though the Congress spokesperson Bishwa Prakash […]

Joint panel endorses statute of unified Nepal Communist Party

Kathmandu, May 17 A joint meeting of the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre comprising top leaders of both parties has endorsed the draft statute of the party that they want to form after the merger. The two parties are all set to announce the unification amidst a press meet in Kathmandu later this afternoon. Few […]

Explainer: How did UML and Maoist Centre arrive at ‘historic’ merger?

Kathmandu, May 17 After the ‘historic’ party unification between CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre this afternoon, the proposed ‘Nepal Communist Party’ will be the biggest political force of Nepal. After preparations of seven months, the CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli and CPN-Maoist Centre Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Wednesday finally agreed to announce the merger today. […]