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Prabhu Sah: Dahal is only option after Oli

Kathmandu, April 29 A central leader of the ruling Nepal Communist Party has said that the party’s executive chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal is the only option available to the party to lead the government after the failure of KP Sharma Oli. Sah’s statement comes at a time when Oli fears that a majority of the […]

Amid escalating tension, Oli faces secretariat meeting today

Kathmandu, April 29 Amidst escalating internal differences in the ruling Nepal Communist Party, the party’s chairman Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called a meeting of the party secretariat on Wednesday evening. After the government issued two controversial ordinances without consulting other leaders in the party last week, influential leaders of the party including the […]

Oli, Dahal discuss dispute as secretariat meet turns uncertain

Kathmandu, April 28 Two chairpersons of the ruling Nepal Communist Party have held a meeting to discuss the recently surfaced dispute in the party. Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and the party’s executive chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal held a meeting at Oli’s government residence in Baluwatar this afternoon. After the government issued two controversial ordinances […]

Bigwigs discuss current politics

Kathmandu, April 24 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and the main opposition leader Sher Bahadur Deuba have discussed contemporary political situations in the country. After the top leaders of the ruling and opposition parties held a one-on-one meeting for around one hour, the ruling party’s executive chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal also joined them. Details of […]

Cabinet decides to issue ‘party split’ ordinance; ‘Maoist’ ministers in separate meeting

Kathmandu, April 20 The government on Monday decided to issue an ordinance to amend the existing law on political parties. A Cabinet meeting held today made the decision. A minister on the condition of anonymity confirms the decision. It has been learned that the government has decided to change existing provisions on splitting a party. […]

Man who slapped Pushpa Kamal Dahal seven years ago arrested

Kathmandu, March 15 Padam Kunwar, who had earned notoriety for slapping Pushpa Kamal Dahal over seven years ago, has been arrested in Naya Baneshwar of Kathmandu on Saturday evening. During a tea party in Bhrikutimandap of Kathmandu on November 16, 2012, Kunwar had slapped the then chairman of the CPN-Maoist Centre. However, police have clarified […]