RPP-N to vote against Dahal

Published On: August 3, 2016 11:16 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: The Rastriya Prajatantra Party-Nepal (RPP-N) has decided to vote against CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal in the voting for the new Prime Minister.

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: After almost all the ministries, departments, commissions and courts of law started demanding additional perks and incentives for their civil servants apart from the salaries, the government has started working on clear criteria as to which government bodies need additional perks and incentives and which do not.

Dahal back in Baluwatar from today

Published On: August 3, 2016 10:00 AM NPT By: Ashok Dahal

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: As his election as new prime minister is almost certain with the backing of 16 political parties including the largest party Nepali Congress and an independent lawmaker in parliament, CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal is going to head the government for a second time.

Upendra Yadav suspects NC, Maoist motives

Published On: August 3, 2016 06:45 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: Efforts by CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal to appease the agitating Madhes-based parties received a jolt Tuesday evening as the taskforce formed to finalize a political document of commitment to addressing the demands of the agitating parties could not finalize the document.

Dahal urges RPP-N to join new govt

Published On: August 3, 2016 12:40 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has requested Rastriya Prajatantra Party-Nepal (RPP-N) to join the new government under the similar power sharing arrangement as in the outgoing government.

UK court acquits Col Lama in one case

Published On: August 2, 2016 05:56 PM NPT By: Republica

LONDON, Aug 2: Old Bailey Central Criminal Court has acquitted Nepali Army (NA) Colonel Kumar Lama in one out of the two cases of war crimes filed against him for alleged torture during the decade-long armed conflict in Nepal.

NC, CPN (MC), UDMF reach 3-pt understanding

Published On: August 2, 2016 03:45 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 2: Nepali Congress, CPN (Maoist Center) and United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) have reached a three-point understanding on Tuesday.

Poudel faction urges Deuba to follow party system

Published On: August 2, 2016 02:53 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 2: Nepali Congress leaders close to senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel have urged the party President Sher Bahadur Deuba to follow the party statute, system and proper way while taking serious decisions.

UML decides not to file candidacy for PM’s election

Published On: August 2, 2016 12:54 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 2: CPN-UML has decided not to field a candidate for the post of Prime Minister’s election to be held on Wednesday.

CPN (MC) Chairman Dahal files his nomination for PM election

Published On: August 2, 2016 11:58 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Puspa Kamal Dahal has filed his candidacy for the election of the post of Prime Minister at the Legislature-Parliament in New Baneshwar on Tuesday.