Tag: Nepali Congress

Nepali Congress to monitor govt response to monsoon disasters

Kathmandu, July 15 The main opposition party Nepali Congress has decided to monitor the government response to recent floods and landslides across the country. The party has decided to check if the government will carry out rescue, relief and rehabilitation works effectively. Meanwhile, the party has directed its leaders and cadres across the country to […]

Nepali Congress wants govt to lower minimum age for ‘senior citizens’

Kathmandu, July 14 The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has suggested that the government lower the minimum age one needs to pass so as to get recognised as a senior citizen to 65 years. As the government has tabled a bill about senior citizens in Parliament defining people above 70 years of age as senior […]

Prakash Man Singh demands Nepali Congress hold convention early

Kathmandu, July 14 Nepali Congress leader Prakash Man Singh has said the party must hold its general convention early in order to strengthen the party organisation. An early general convention of the party was imperative to expand the party as per the constitution, he stressed at a programme organised to welcome new entrants in the […]

Nepali Congress, RJPN obstruct House demanding panel to probe Sarlahi shootings

Kathmandu, July 9 The main opposition party Nepali Congress and Madhesh-centric Rastriya Janata Party Nepal have obstructed a meeting of the House of Representatives on Tuesday demanding that the House form a committee to look into two incidents in Sarlahi district last month, in which two persons were killed. Earlier, lawmakers of the two parties […]

Nepali Congress divided over action against Govinda Raj Joshi

Kathmandu, July 7 The main opposition party Nepali Congress has been divided on whether to take any action against the party leader Govinda Raj Joshi for his role in the 2017 elections. As the party is preparing to take action against its leaders and cadres who worked against the party’s official candidates in the elections, […]

NC Central Executive Committee to discuss internal issues

Kathmandu, July 7 The Central Executive Committee meeting of the main opposition, Nepali Congress, is taking place on Sunday. The meeting is set to discuss internal matters of the party as well as contemporary political issues. The guidelines presented by the regulations amendment draft committee will be discussed in the meeting. Sources also say that […]