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Nepal has stepped into a new era of political stability and economic development following the successful holding of the local, provincial and federal ... The new government led by Left parties under Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli convened its first Parliament session on March 5 after the Himalayan ...

Another panel, led by Madhav Kumar Nepal, is giving finishing touches to the political document. However, Prime Minister's Chief Political Advisor Bishnu Rimal said both the parties were working hard to announce the merger before Oli leaves for India but other UML leaders in the PUCC claimed that ...
The new government and recent political alignment in Nepal is also not free from suspicion and the general public is yet to be assured of its ... Nepali Congress and other fringe parties, on the other hand, feel more of a connection to those countries that profess a liberal and democratic political system.
Dalits had hoped to be nominated as candidates to any suitable position, but the major political parties were not interested in Dalit candidates. The left alliance has a strong vote base, so there was no risk of losing the election; but there was not enough interest in the political leadership to promote minority ...
Nepal prints or uses foreign software for its passports, currency notes, postage stamps and now even our driving licenses, new citizenship cards, our embossed vehicles number plates, PAN cards ... Can someone be found who can rise above party politics and serve the nation with dedication and honesty?

All political groups in Nepal, including the Maoists, must stop using violence and intimidation in the run up to crucial polls planned for April, the United Nations ... It states, “The electoral campaign is increasingly taking a violent turn, with daily reports of clashes between party supporters, use of other forms of ...
Nepal's new Constitution has guaranteed the higher caste Khas-Arya people's representation in proportion to their population. Election laws therefore require political parties to ensure representation of at least 31.2% Khas-Arya in Parliament. There was angry reaction in social media to the EU statement ...
He said NC treasurers opined that all political parties and people should unite to safeguard national interests. NC treasurers also discussed the threat posed by Nepali communists to multiparty democracy, freedom of press and other constitutional rights and agreed that no one could backtrack from the ...
The 66-year-old Oli received the backing of all political parties, except the main opposition, the Nepali Congress and some fringe parties who voted ... He received 121 votes from CPN-UML, 52 from CPN (Maoist Center), 16 each from Rashtriya Janta Party Nepal and Federal Socialist Forum Nepal and ...
That gave Oli a popularity boost, which helped the newly formed Left Alliance between Nepal's main communist parties become the front runner in last year's elections. Many political onlookers believe Nepal has now entered an era of stability, citing the promise of stable leadership with the presence of ...
Due to suspension of direct flights between Nepal and Pakistan, the Pakistani PM will take a long route through the Gulf and will land in Kathmandu on Monday. He will be meeting with his counterpart Oli, President Bidya Devi Bhandari and leaders from various political parties during his two-day stay in ...
If K P Oli, Nepal's newly sworn in Prime Minister, successfully completes his tenure of five years, it will be a record. His will be the ... The constitution has forbidden any no-confidence motion for at least two years, making it difficult for the kind of horse-trading we are used to in Nepali politics. Also, with India ...
But overall, the results suggest that Nepali political parties still have a long way to go in terms of transforming their attitudes towards social inclusion. ... In Province 2, the Madhesi heartland, two Madhesi parties – the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal and Sanghiya Samajwadi Forum – together won a majority, ...
Both the Maoists and UML had periods in unstable coalition governments, before teaming up last year to defeat the challenge of the main right-wing party, Nepali Congress. Political historian Aditya Adhikari told the AFP: “If they manage to stick together it will change the future of Nepal's politics.” Like the ...
In a seven-point pact signed by Mr Oli and Prachanda, the two sides have agreed to form Communist Party of Nepal (CPN), a leftist party with ... The merger, given the size of the two parties, is the biggest political experiment of its kind in Nepal's history which will have a long-term impact on Nepal's political, ...
... name other than Nepal Communist Party (NCP)- the name that was decided upon in the seven point agreement signed by the two parties yesterday. The soon-to-become-one ruling coalition partners must consider a new name for the unified party as another political party headed by Rishi Ram Kattel has ...

The CPN-UML secured 121 seats in the 275-member House of Representatives; the Nepali Congress (the main opposition to the Left Alliance) won 63 and the Maoists 53. Two Madhes-based parties, the Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal and Sanghiya Samakbadi Forum hold 17 and 16 seats, respectvely.
Cricket has an interesting history in Nepal. It was introduced here at the start of the 20th century by the Rana rulers who liked to style themselves after 'English gentlemen'. But it did not become a popular sport until the 1951 political change, when the monarch and political parties wrested power from the autocratic Ranas.
Sources said there could be 299 or 301 members in the unified party's CC. Oli and Dahal had earlier agreed that the members of the CC should not exceed 99. Meanwhile, the task force formed under CPN-UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal to prepare the common political document has agreed to list ...
In the past 12 years, Nepal has witnessed a "partnership" between international agencies and donors This partnership has benefited political parties including the Communist Party of Nepal-UML and its coalition partner, the CPN-Maoist Centre, the Nepali Congress and Madhes-centric groups. In 2006, ...
The Communist Party of Nepal has enjoyed enormous advantages in the country's politics over the years. ... Oli has sent an important signal to the global community that the new Nepali government will strive to free the country from India's control to enhance its independent status and develop ties with ...
Feb 9, 2018-A High Level Foreign Policy Review Task Force (HLTF) recommends the Government of Nepal and political parties not to use foreign policy for domestic ... among main political parties so that they do not compromise on national interests and national security or use foreign policy for domestic political ends.”.
Nepal's Communist parties will form the next government, the election commission confirmed yesterday after releasing long-delayed election results months after polls billed ... The ruling Nepali Congress bagged 12 seats, Federal Socialist Forum Nepal and Rastriya Janata Party Nepal won two seats each.
Khim Lal Devkota, an expert on local governance and fiscal federalisation, told Nepali Times: “One third of mayors and village councils seem to have just one goal: amass personal wealth rather than serve the people who elected them.” Many had anticipated this problem when political parties openly sold ...
February 10, 2018 marks three years for Nepal's two transitional justice mechanisms — the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and the Commission of Investigation on Enforced ... Until and unless there is consensus among political parties, TRC officials say they cannot address substantial issues.
Its ally, the Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist Centre (CPN-Maoist Center), bagged 36 HoR seats and 74 PA seats. The two parties, which had formed the Left Alliance, have left the governing Nepali Congress (NC) far behind. NC managed to claim only 23 HoR constituencies and 41 PA constituencies.
KATHMANDU, Feb. 7 (Xinhua) -- Election for Nepal's National Assembly, also known as the Upper House of the Federal Parliament, was underway in six of seven provinces in Nepal since Wednesday morning. According to the Election Commission of Nepal, 52 candidates from different political parties are ...
Even though the Provincial Assembly has ratified its interim procedures and fixed the date for electing the speaker, political parties in Province 6 are yet to select ... As there were no parliamentary leaders of the parties, senior party leaders from the major three parties — CPN-UML, Nepali Congress and ...
For the Communist Party of Nepal (Unifed Marxist-Leninist) (CPN-UML) leader (and presumptive prime minister in the new coalition government) K.P. Oli, ... Indian political leadership seems to have realized that engagement with Oli and the Left Alliance is a must to secure its interest in Nepal — simply ...
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today assured India's support to Nepal in its efforts towards attaining political stability and development after the ... for formation of new government,” said Prachanda, whose party formed Left Alliance with CPN-UML during the recently held elections in Nepal.
Sushma Swaraj lands in Nepal with 'no message' for the nation's politics stuck in a limbo ... She began her 24-hour stay in Nepal by dining with Communist Party of Nepal (United Marxist-Leninist) supremo Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli; she is slated to ... But normality is seldom expected in Nepalese politics.
Muslims are also among Nepal's poorest groups, and although a limited system of reservations in politics was introduced in 2008, Muslims were not included until 2017. Political parties' neglect of Muslims in leadership roles has led Muslim leaders to question their parties' commitment to the spirit of the ...
Discontent with the leadership is rife in major political parties over the nomination of candidates for the National Assembly election slated for February 7. While Nepali Congress leaders have criticised the party's leadership for its failure to abide by the system once again while nominating candidates, the ...
In the programme, Ramesh Lekhak talked about the recent political developments in Nepal. Although the NC lost the recent federal and state elections, Lekhak said, the party would always work in favour of peace and would carry out development projects. He praised the contribution made by non-resident ...
KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Left alliance and Madhes-based political parties have been seen to collaborate regarding the issues of National Assembly ... Barshaman Pun and Yadav of CPN (Maoist Center), Sarbendranath Shukla and Keshav Jha of Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal and Rajendra Shrestha of Forum ...
There seems to be hidden agenda in promoting privatization of education in developing country like Nepal. Although never clearly stated, western powers seem to be doing so in the name of quality education. And most political parties promote this sometimes covertly and other times overtly. Nepali ...
Titled 'Nepali Emerging Leaders Program 2018, the project will groom 28 young leaders – 14 men and 14 women- selected from the 14 zones of the country. The participants are aged between 25 and 40 and represent various political parties and organizations from the hills, mountains and the tarai region.
Addressing an election related training organised for the representatives of political parties participating in the National Assembly poll here today, ... Representatives from CPN (UML), Federal Socialist Forum Nepal, Rastriya Janata Party Nepal and Nepali Congress, other parties are participating in the ...
These mistakes, unwittingly perhaps, demonstrates the same arrogance, selfishness, ego and vanity as that of other entrenched political parties. In fact, a case study of your campaign and Bibeksheel Sajha party offers an illuminating explanation for why Nepali politics and politicians cannot shake off their ...
“Those submitting their financial details include the major political parties Nepali Congress, CPN-UML, CPN Maoist Centre, Rastriya Prajatantra Party, Rastriya Janata Party Nepal and Federal Socialist Forum among others. As per Political Party Registration Act- 2074, the political parties registered at the ...
The constitutional and political limbo following the elections has exposed the inadequacies of the country's two-year-old constitution. ... The architect of the constitution — mainly the three major parties, the Nepali Congress, Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist Leninist (UML) and the Maoists ...
Today, discussions were held on the common document for party unity, said Dahal after meeting Oli at his residence in Balkot, Bhaktapur. ... how to bridge our ideological differences” Dahal said, “There is no dispute between UML and the MC on the role of people's war and its contribution to Nepali politics.
THIMPHU, BHUTAN (Xinhua) — As Bhutan prepares for the third Parliamentary Election this year, the leaders of political parties have promised to put national interests ahead of party interests and refrain from corrupt practices. The political leaders, through a panel discussion organized by Bhutan ...
Similarly, Rastriya Prajatantra Party Prajatantrik has been allotted 'Plough within a Circle),Bibeksheel Sajha Party 'A Pan Balance', Naya Shakti Party Nepal 'the left eye', Nepal Dalit Party 'a Well', Rastriya Prajatantra Party 'the Cow', Bahujan Samaj Party Nepal, a Giraffe', Gnadhibadi Party Nepal 'a Sheep' ...
Nepal witnessed political turmoil in the months following the blockade and Oli had to ultimately step down as prime minister after the CPN-MC, which was a part of the coalition government, broke ranks and joined hands with the Nepali Congress to form the next government. The formation of the NC-Maoist ...
Newly unified CPN Maoist Centre Chariman Pushpa Kamal Dahal speaking after the unification of 10 Maoist parties, in Kathmandu, on Thursday, May 19, ... Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that the country could not prosper well due to our practice of development for politics instead of politics for development.
Soon after suspending the monarchy in April 2006, the new regime, a conglomerate of the Nepali Congress, Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist Leninist, Maoists, and Madhesi groups, ... This is generally known as the “politics of amsabanda” (sharing of powers and privileges by political parties).
Deuba's Nepali Congress party and Elections Commission are of the view that without the formation of the National Assembly, the House cannot be ... As none of the political parties have an absolute majority, the president will set a deadline for a government to be formed with the support of two or more ...
A surprise alliance of former Maoist fighters and the Communist Party in Nepal has created not only a debacle for the Nepali Congress Party but generated .... Consequently, the new Nepalese political administration is being reminded that sovereign guarantees of an externally dependent economy may not ...


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