Tag: constitution amendment

Govt ready to discuss why constitution amendment: PM

Kathmandu, May 7 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has clarified that his government is ready to hold talks with the parties demanding constitution amendment. He, however, says the parties should not raise the demand all the time without clarifying what they exactly mean. Prime Minister Oli’s statement comes at a time when the Madhesh-centric Rastriya […]

In Madhesh visit, Dahal says efforts to amend constitution are on

Siraha, February 11 Ruling Nepal Communist Party chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says he is making efforts to amend the constitution so as to address concerned raised by Madheshi people. Addressing a function in Arnama village of Siraha district on Monday, Dahal said he, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Upendra Yadav, the chairman of Madhesh-centric […]

Janamorcha to file constitution amendment motion demanding no federalism

Kathmandu, October 29 Rastirya Janamorcha Chairman Chitra Bahadur KC says his party will file a constitution amendment motion in the Federal Parliament demanding the charter be amended so as to scrap the federal system. The party, which has been opposing the federal governing system since years before it was introduced to Nepal, however, does not […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu Valley on Tuesday have given priority to a host of issues from political, sociocultural and economic spheres. From politics, key issues to get featured on the broadsheet covers are the meeting of ruling Nepal Communist Party and statements made by the main opposition Nepali Congress about […]

Nepal can’t be made ‘guinea pig’ to experiment rights movements, says Oli

Kathmandu, September 19 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli says attempts to make Nepal a platform for experimenting various political practices in the name of people’s rights cannot be accepted. During his address at the special function organised at the Army Pavilion on the occasion of Constitution Day today, the Prime Minister said the phase of […]

On Constitution Day eve, Rajendra Mahato says charter failed to ensure people’s rights

Nepalgunj, September 18 Rastriya Janata Party Nepal’s presidium member, Rajendra Mahato, has said that constitution amendment still remains the main agenda of his party. Talking to media in Nepalgunj one day before the country celebrates the third Constitution Day, leader Mahato said that the constitution failed to ensure the rights of Madheshis, Dalits and indigenous […]