Tag: Baburam Bhattarai

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 […]

Rawal accuses Bhattarai of making unconstitutional remarks

Kathmandu, August 26 Nepal Communist Party leader and former Home Minister Bhim Rawal has accused Samajwadi Party leader and former Prime Minister Babu Ram Bhattarai of disrupting social harmony in Tikapur and airing unconstitutional remarks. Speaking at the anniversary of the ‘Tharu uprising’ in Tikapur on Saturday, Bhattarai said that the Tikapur incident was the […]

Bhattarai says merger of UML and Moist Centre resulted in stalemate

Gorkha, July 1 Former prime minister Baburam Bhattarai has claimed that the merger between the then CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre to form the Nepal Communist Party resulted in a stalemate in the national politics. Terming the merger ‘unfortunate’, the chairman of Samajwadi Party Nepal’s national council, Bhattarai says the two parties were heading towards […]

Some ‘Naya Shakti’ leaders unhappy with merger, likely to join NCP

Kathmandu, May 8 Some leaders of the former Naya Shakti Party, which merged to the Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal to form the Samajwadi Party Nepal, have expressed their unhappiness with the merger. It has been learned that some of the leaders of Baburam BHattai-led party are likely to join the ruling Nepal Communist Party. They organised […]