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Democratic republicanism in jeopardy due to communists: Nidhi

Barcelona, June 23 Nepali Congress Vice President Bimalendra Nidhi says Nepal’s democratic republicanism is in jeopardy due to communist parties and leaders in the country. Addressing the party’s supporters currently living in Europe, at a function organised in Copenhagen of Denmark on Saturday, Nidhi said the communists did not have any trust in the federal […]

PM should take responsibility for ‘wrong’ bills and be ready to quit, says Congress

Kathmandu, June 20 The main opposition party Nepali Congress has demanded that Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli take responsibility of tabling ‘wrong’ bills in Parliament that drew strong criticisms to the government. If necessary, the Prime Minister should be ready to quit owing to the protests, the party says. Addressing a House of Representatives meeting […]

Nepali Congress blocks Oli from addressing House

Kathmandu, June 18 Lawmakers of the main opposition Nepali Congress obstructed the House of Representatives meeting on Tuesday when Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli was about to begin his address. The main opposition party demanded that its parliamentary party leader Sher Bahadur Deuba be allowed to address the House about contemporary political issues including the […]

Nepali Congress shows solidarity with Guthi Bill protestors

Kathmandu, June 17 The main opposition party Nepali Congress has expressed its solidarity with stakeholders and public who have launched a nationwide protest against the Guthi Bill. Speaking at a meeting of the House of Representatives on Monday, Congress lawmaker Dilendra Prasad Badu said the party would support all street protests against the bill as […]

Gagan Thapa calls lawmakers to oppose IT Bill, says no one is safe from it

Kathmandu, June 16 Nepali Congress lawmaker Gagan Thapa has called members of Parliament, who are supporters of freedom of expression, to oppose the Bill on Information and Technology, saying it would not leave anyone free except blinD supporters of the government. Speaking at a meeting of the House of Representatives on Sunday, Thapa said if […]

Nepali Congress claims 31,000 new members joined party during one month’s campaigning

Kathmandu, June 13 The main opposition Nepali Congress has claimed that more than 31,000 new members joined the party during its month long national awareness campaign concluded recently. Most of them defected the ruling Nepal Communist Party, it adds. The party says it found that people’s attraction to the party is increasing whereas the trust […]