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Police arrest NSU members for vandalising PU-affiliated colleges

Kathmandu, March 31 Nepal Student Union members have been arrested by police for vandalising colleges affiliated with Pokhara University. According to police, the students vandalised Ace, Apex, SAIM and Rajdhani colleges where they put up black banners and spray-painted ‘Mafia’ on the colleges’ walls. NSU leader Navaraj Tripathi says that the union was protesting because […]

Leaders demand 32 year age limit be implemented in NSU committee

Kathmandu, February 18 Some leaers of Nepal Students Union have asked their mother party, Nepali Congress, to set an age limit for its members. The NSU members have asked the NC that anyone who is older than 32 shouldn’t be included in the student union. Former General Secretary of NSU, Kundan Raj Kafle, speaking at […]

Nepali Congress student wing chief quits amidst legitimacy crisis

Kathmandu, February 11 Faced with a serious question about legitimacy of his presidency and the committee under his leadership, Nepal Students Union president Nain Singh Mahar on Monday tendered his resignation. The student wing of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress, is in crisis for past few weeks after the extended term of the central […]

Dissident NSU leaders stage protest at NC central office

Kathmandu, January 24 Leaders and cadres of Nepal Students Union, the student wing of the main opposition party Nepali Congress, have continued their protest against the party leadership’s decision to extend the term of the Union’s executive committee. The dissident leaders on Thursday went to the party’s central office in Sanepa of Lalitpur today and […]

Nepali Congress CWC to discuss House obstruction, NSU dispute

Kathmandu, January 24 The main opposition party Nepali Congress is beginning its Central Working Committee meeting in Kathmandu on Thursday. It will be the first CWC meeting of the  party after the crucial mahasamiti meeting held last month. The meeting will discuss contemporary national political issues and internal problems of the party. “In particular, the […]

Deuba extends NSU term, a section protests

Kathmandu, January 17 The main opposition Nepali Congress has decided to extend the term of executive committee of its student wing, Nepal Students Union. Party spokesperson Bishwa Prakash Sharma says the party has decided to give continuity to the current committee though its term expired on Wednesday. A Central Working Committee meeting of the party […]