KATHMANDU, March 23: General Secretary of CPN-UML Shankar Pokharel said that since UML has emerged as a strong opposition, he went to villages to strengthen the party organization.

KATHMANDU, March 20: CPN-UML Vice Chairman Bishnu Paudel has questioned Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal as to why he had to end the journey he had started together with the UML.

KATHMANDU, March 20:  Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has accused the CPN-UML and Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) of moving toward political instability.

KATHMANDU, March 20: KATHMANDU, March 20: A meeting of the CPN-UML parliamentary party (PP)  is being held today. The meeting of the UML parliamentary party will start shortly at the Lhotse Hall of the Parliament Building in New Baneshwar.

KATHMANDU, March 20:  CPN-UML will not give a vote of confidence to Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

KATHMANDU, March 19: The CPN-UML has demanded a ruling for the Prime Minister to present the Constitutional Council-related bill to parliament.

KATHMANDU, March 19: The seats of the parties in the House of Representatives (HoR) have changed. In the post-election session of the HoR held on 14 November, the Nepali Congress (NC) was in the opposition and the CPN-UML was a ruling party.

KATHMANDU, March 11: CPN-UML has nominated Ashta Lakshmi Shakya as the vice-presidential candidate. Deputy Secretary General Pradeep Gyawali said that the secretariat meeting of the party held on Saturday decided to make Shakya a candidate.

KATHMANDU, March 8: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that Bidya Devi Bhandari's role as the first woman president of the country was glorious.

KATHMANDU, Feb 26: CPN-UML Chairman KP Oli’s ‘wish’ to make CPN (Unified Socialist) Chairman Madhav Kumar Nepal the president of the country has come to an abrupt end for the time being.

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: CPN-UML central member Durga Prasai has been expelled from the party.

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: CPN-UML has decided to write letters to all other parties except Nepali Congress (NC) asking for support to elect Subash Chandra Nemwang as the new president.

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: The CPN-UML has picked the party's Vice Chairman and a lawmaker Subash Chandra Nemwang as the presidential candidate.

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: A meeting was held between CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli and Madhav Kumar Nepal, Chairman of CPN (Unified Socialist) Party, which was split from the UML.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has promised to the leaders of the Nepali Congress (NC) to support an NC candidate in the presidential election.

KATHMANDU, Feb 19: The mistrust between the two ruling parties-- CPN (Maoist Center) and the CPN-UML-- has deepened lately as the date for the presidential election nears.

KATHMANDU, Feb 15: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that only UML is the protector of nationalism.

KATHMANDU, Feb 15: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that efforts are on to break the ruling alliance, thereby creating instability in the country.

KATHMANDU, Feb 8: General Secretary of Nepali Congress (NC) Gagan Kumar Thapa has claimed that his party will defeat the presidential candidate proposed by CPN-UML.

KATHMANDU, Feb 8: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal  and CPN-UML Chairman  KP Sharma Oli have agreed to convene a meeting of the high-level political mechanism on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has accused the erstwhile government led by Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba of destroying the country's economy.

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that there is an attempt to push the country toward instability, adding “this will only benefit those who are willing to fish in murky waters.”

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Chairman of the ruling CPN-UML KP Sharma Oli has said that he does not feel that the current government is in crisis.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Chairman of CPN-UML, KP Sharma Oli has said that according to the agreement reached during the formation of the government, the Ministry of Home Affairs should be given to the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP). He said that during the formation of the government, there was an agreement between the ruling alliance parties to give the Ministry of Home Affairs to the RSP.

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has held a meeting with CPN-UML Chairman K P Oli on Wednesday morning as troubles have begun surfacing in the ruling alliance.

KATHMANDU, Jan 29: CPN-UML General Secretary Shankar Pokharel has said that the outgoing Home Minister Rabi Lamichhane was sued in the citizenship case with the aim of bringing about changes to the current balance of power.

KATHMANDU, Jan 29: Naresh Rokaya, coordinator of the Publicity Subcommittee said that CPN-UML-affiliated student organization All Nepal National Free Students' Union will conduct publicity through digital media in the upcoming 23rd National Convention.

Maoist Center appears reluctant to give UML a new president as the party bats for national consensus for new president

Who is new Speaker Ghimire?

January 19, 2023 19:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: Devraj Ghimire has been elected as the Speaker of the House of Representatives. Ghimire got 167 votes and was elected to the crucial post.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: CPN-UML lawmaker Devraj Ghimire has registered his nomination for the post of Speaker. On Wednesday, he registered his nomination for the post of Speaker at the Federal Parliament Secretariat.

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: Leaders of the CPN-UML, CPN (Maoist Center), Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) and Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) who were appointed ministers on Tuesday morning have taken the oath of office and secrecy at the President's Office.

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: CPN-UML has decided to make Padam Giri, Bhagwati Chaudhary and Hari Upreti along with Dr Bimala Rai Paudyal ministers in the current Cabinet.

KATHMANDU, Jan 16: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli have held talks at the latter's residence in Balkot, Bhaktapur, on the upcoming elections of Speaker and House of Representatives (HoR). and the President.

Race for House Speaker begins

January 13, 2023 13:05 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 13: With the date of the election of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the race has started among the UML leaders to run for the Speaker. The Parliament Secretariat is going to make a schedule for the election to be held on January 19, and fix the time for submitting nominations till January 18. In the House of Representatives, the Speaker will be elected with the support of the majority of MPs.

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Home Minister Rabi Lamichhane has said that he has instructed the police to arrest ‘fugitive’ lawmaker Lakshmi Mahato, who was elected as a Member of Parliament (MP) from CPN-UML.

SURKHET, Jan 11: The CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) have agreed to take turns to appoint the chief minister in Karnali Province.

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: The CPN-UML—the second largest political party in parliament—that broke the erstwhile ruling alliance led by Nepali Congress (NC) to form a new government led by the distant third party, CPN (Maoist Center), has significantly lost its ‘bargaining power’ in the new power-sharing equilibrium as Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Tuesday won vote of confidence with support of several ‘opposition’ parties including the Nepali Congress (NC).

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba exchanged barbs in the meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Tuesday.

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 9: Chief of Province 1 Parshuram Khapung has appointed Province 1 Parliamentary Party (PP) leader of CPN-UML Hikmat Kumar Karki as the chief minister of the province.

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Jan 7: The CPN-UML, Sindhupalchok district committee, has submitted a memorandum drawing the attention of Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Bishnu Paudel on Friday to bring the Tatopani transit back into operation.

UML to conduct orientation for MPs

January 5, 2023 15:49 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 5: CPN-UML is going to conduct an orientation program for MPs about the latest political situation.

JANAKPURDHAM, Jan 4: CPN-UML has elected Saroj Yadav as the leader of the parliamentary party (PP) in Madhesh province assembly. The Madhesh Province Party Committee unanimously elected Yadav as the leader of the party.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has expressed confidence to take the country's course to political stability, good-governance, development and prosperity the right way.

Despite their past ideological and organizational differences, the fact that Dahal and Oli have reunited has led many to question whether the coalition is driven by opportunism rather than a shared vision or policy agenda.

UML brings everyone together: Thapaliya

December 29, 2022 19:30 pm

MAKWANPUR, Dec 29: CPN-UML Bagmati Province Parliamentary Party Leader Jagannath Thapaliya (JN) has said that the UML will play a role in bringing together all the parties in the province.

MAKWANPUR, DEC 29: Jagannath Thapaliya has been elected as the Parliamentary Party (PP) leader of CPN-UML Bagmati Province chapter. A PP meeting of UML Bagmati Province chapter held on Thursday unanimously elected Thapaliya as the PP leader of the party.

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: CPN-UML has picked Devendra Dahal as its Parliamentary Party (PP) leader in the National Assembly.

LEKHNATH, Dec 26: Khagaraj Adhikari has been elected the leader of the CPN (UML) Gandaki Province Parliamentary Party (PP). Adhikari was elected the Gandaki Province Assembly Member from Kaski-1 (1) in the province assembly elections that took place on November 20.

Dahal goes to Balkot to meet Oli

December 25, 2022 14:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: After the meeting to finalize the power-sharing deal that was underway at the Prime Minister's residence in Baluwatar was inconclusive, Chairman of the CPN (Maoist Center), Pushpa Kamal Dahal left for Balkot to meet CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli.

KATHMANDU, Dec 24: While the largest party Nepali Congress (NC) is making internal preparations to form the government, its coalition partner, the CPN (Maoist Center), is ready to break the current ruling coalition if the party is denied the post of prime minister.