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Samajwadi Party withdraws support extended to govt

Kathmandu, December 25 A day after its two leaders quit their ministerial jobs, the Samajwadi Party, jointly led by Baburam Bhattarai and Upendra Yadav, on Wednesday announced that it withdrew its support extended to the KP Sharma Oli’s government. With the decision, the current government has lost the support of two-thirds majority lawmakers in the […]

Samajwadi not to leave govt anytime soon

Kathmandu, November 14 The Samajwadi Party Nepal led by Baburam Bhattarai and Upendra Yadav has decided not to leave the government anytime soon. A meeting of the party’s federal council held in Kathmandu on Thursday made the decision. The council chairman Bhattarai, who had been publicly advocating for leaving the government, himself tabled a middle-path […]

Bhattarai tells Gyanendra Shah to open party and join politics

Gorkha, October 17 Former prime minister Baburam Bhattarai has suggested that former king Gyanendra Shah open a political party and join politics. He says it is now clear that the monarchy could not be reinstated in the country. Speaking at a function organised on the occasions of major festivals like Dashain and Tihar by his […]

Samajwadi Party will neither celebrate nor protest Constitution Day

Kathmandu, September 16 The Samajwadi Party Nepal, which is also a member of the current ruling coalition, has decided not to participate in any events to be organised on the occasion of Constitution Day. The party has also clarified that it will not conduct any programme against the constitution on the day. The party is […]

Govt should invest in infrastructures; pvt sector incapable: Bhattarai

Kathmandu, September 11 Former prime minister and Samajwadi Party Nepal leader Baburam Bhattarai has said the government should invest in infrastructural development in the country as the private sector is still unable to do so. Speaking at a session of the Nepal Infrastructure Summit being held in Kathmandu on Thursday, Bhattarai, however, said the private […]

Why do you accept Hinduism? Baburam Bhattarai questions Dalits

Kathmandu, September 5 Former prime minister and chairman of the ruling coalition member Samajwadi Party Nepal, Baburam Bhattarai, has commented that Hinduism has discriminated Dalits as ‘people originated from feet’, questioning why the community still accepts the religion. “Why do you accept the religion that claims you were born from someone’s feet and that begins […]