KATHMANDU, Jan 2: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba today nominated party leaders Jeevan Bahadur Shahi, Pradip Poudel and Kalyan Kumar Gurung as the central members of the party.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda has said that a special general convention of the party will be held after the upcoming election. Giving a brief response to the media persons while leaving for the party's general convention venue, Kamaladi on Friday, Chairman Dahal said that a special general convention was needed after the election to transform the organization and develop its ideology.

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: The election schedule of the eighth National General Convention of the CPN (Maoist Center) is likely to be published today.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has submitted a political report at the eighth National General Convention being held in Kathmandu. A total of 25 groups have been formed to discuss the report entitled  'Nepali Path to Socialism in the 21st Century' submitted by Dahal.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that he would personally review the reasons for the party's weakness through this general convention.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: The closed session of the eighth National General Convention of the CPN (Maoist Center) will start at 11 AM today in Kathmandu. The inaugural ceremony of the general convention was held at Nepal Academy in Kamaladi on Sunday

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: The National Convention of the CPN (Maoist Center) is underway at National Academy Hall, Kamaladi.

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: CPN (Unified Socialist) Chairperson Madhav Kumar Nepal said that political parties should focus on ending inequality, distortion and inconsistency in the country.

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: Rastriya Janamorcha Vice-Chairperson Durga Poudel has said that the five-party alliance should be continued as the country still faces the danger of regression.

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: The CPN (Maoist Center) has decided to invite leaders of 11 different political parties to the inauguration ceremony of its eighth General Convention to be held today.

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: The first meeting of the Central Working Committee elected from the 14th General Convention of the Nepali Congress is being held today. As per the agenda, 'certificates' will be distributed to the elected office bearers and members in the meeting to be held at the party's central office in Sanepa from 11 AM, according to Krishna Prasad Poudel, chief secretary of the party's central office.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: The faction led by Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has secured majority in the central committee of the Nepali Congress (NC) from the open category.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: Arjun Jung Bahadur Singh has been elected as a central member of the Nepali Congress (NC) from the Backward Region cluster. The election was held on Monday under the 14th General Convention of the ruling party.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: The counting of votes of the central members (35 members from the open category) will start from 10 AM today at the party's central office in Sanepa. The voting was held on Monday under the 14th general convention of the Nepali Congress (NC).

Can Congress Create Charisma?

December 18, 2021 07:45 am

The Nepali Congress should be able to find the ways of assuring speedy economic progress, supplant the nation from illusively hyped remittance-based economy to a self-generated sustainable economy, hit the problem of unemployment and make the party work in bringing significant changes to the daily lives of the people.

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Nepali Congress (NC) senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has called for making the party united during a meeting with newly-elected vice president of the party Dhanraj Gurung today. Gurung has been elected to the post of vice president from the party's 14th General Convention.

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Gagan Thapa and Bishwa Prakash Sharma are still leading the vote count for General Secretary of the Nepali Congress (NC).

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Sujata Koirala has said that the 14th General Convention of the party has paved the way for women to lead the party in the near future.

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Gagan Kumar Thapa and Bishwa Prakash Sharma have taken the lead in the counting of votes for the post of General Secretary of the Nepali Congress (NC) under the 14th General Convention.

'Use conscience while casting votes'

December 14, 2021 15:35 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Nepali Congress(NC) Presidential candidate Dr Shekhar Koirala has appealed to all General Convention representatives of the party to use their conscience while casting votes in the second round of poll to elect the new leadership of the party.

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: The counting of votes for the election of the new leadership of the Nepali Congress is underway. Presidential candidate Sher Bahadur Deuba has received 1900 votes followed by Dr. Shekhar Koirala with 1,467 votes, as of 4000 votes are counted.

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: The counting of votes for the election of the new leadership of the Nepali Congress is currently underway. Presidential candidate Sher Bahadur Deuba has taken the lead with 1059 votes as a total of 2206 votes are counted

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: The voting time for the 14th Nepali Congress General Convention has been extended by 4 hours. The polling time has been extended till 9 PM as all the voters could not cast their votes by 5 PM.

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: A total of 878 votes have been cast so far in the ongoing voting process of the Nepali Congress (NC)’s 14th General Convention till 3 PM. The voting process began at 12PM today.

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that he needs to be in the party leadership to sustain the current government and ensure victory of the party in the upcoming elections.

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Pradip Poudel has said that there is no inclusion in the membership even though the party is based on structural inclusion.

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the current government will last till the next general elections if he is elected as Nepali Congress (NC)’s president from the party’s 14th General Convention.

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: Dr Shekhar Koirala, a presidential candidate at the 14th General Convention of the Nepali Congress, has said that his group will win the election in the first phase itself.

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Harsh Vardan has praised the Nepali Congress (NC)’s General Convention, calling it exemplary.

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: Senior leader of Nepali Congress (NC), Dr Shekhar Koirala has not given up his bid to contest for the post of party president in the upcoming 14th General Convention, one of his aides said.

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Immediate past chairman of Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Kamal Thapa has once again claimed that former King Gyanendra Shah had interfered in the party's general convention.

Meeting underway at the residence of Prakash Man Singh to agree on consensus candidate

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Nepali Congress leader Bhishma Raj Angdembe has announced his candidature for the post of joint general secretary at the party's upcoming 14th general convention. He announced his candidature for the post of joint general secretary from Aadivasi and Janajati category at a press conference organized on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the NC would not opt for a show of strength by bringing many people in its 14th general convention as there is still the risk of coronavirus pandemic in the country.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Newly-elected Chairman of Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Rajendra Lingden has assumed office today. Party leaders and cadres welcomed him amid a function held at the party office in Dhumbarahi in Kathmandu.

RPP elected office-bearers sworn in

December 5, 2021 17:41 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: The newly-elected office-bearers of Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) who won elections at the recently-held RPP Unity Convention, took the oath of office amid a function in the capital on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: The Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) has formed a new working committee under the leadership of its newly-elected Chairman Rajendra Lingden. Leaders Bikram Pandey, Buddhiman Tamang, Dhurva Bahadur Pradhan and Roshan Karki were elected to the post of vice-chairpersons of the working committee.

KATHMANDU, Dec 4: The voting for the election of new 199-member working committee of Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) has started in Bhrikutimandap as a part of the party’s Unity General Convention.

KATHMANDU, Dec 3: The current Chairman Kamal Thapa and leader Rajendra Lingden have registered their candidacies for the chairmanship of Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) in its Unity General Convention underway in the capital.

KATHMANDU, Dec 3: Nepali Congress has unveiled the banner of the party's 14th general convention during the inauguration of provincial conventions in six of the seven provinces on Thursday. With the release of the banner, the one-week publicity campaign was also started which was determined by the party's central publicity committee, according to the committee.

KATHMANDU, Dec 2: A discussion has started on the social report of Chairman Pashupati SJB Rana in the closed session of the ongoing Unity General Convention of Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP).

KATHMANDU, Dec 1: The General Convention of the Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) is being held in Kathmandu today.

KATHMANDU, Dec 1: The Unity General Convention of the Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) is being held in Kathmandu on Wednesday. The inaugural ceremony of the general convention is scheduled to start at 1PM at Bhrikutimandap.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: K P Sharma Oli has been reelected as Chairman of CPN-UML for the second time by securing a total vote of 1840. His only rival Bhim Rawal secured just 223 votes.

Oli re-elected as CPN-UML chairman

November 30, 2021 15:26 pm

CHITWAN, Nov 30: KP Sharma Oli has been elected again as the chairperson of CPN-UML at the 10th National General Convention of the party in Chitwan. Oli has won with a huge margin in the election for the new leadership. The official announcement of the final results of the election will be made shortly.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: Chairman of the Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Kamal Thapa is literally left alone as all his close aides have decided to support his rival Rajendra Lingden as the party prepares to hold its national general convention to elect new leadership.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: CPN-UML leader Dr Bhim Rawal, who is vying for the chairmanship of the party with KP Sharma Oli, said that he will accept the election results but he will not be a central member. After casting his vote at the UML's 10th General Convention in Chitwan on Tuesday morning, Rawal announced that he will not be in the Central Committee if he loses the election.

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: CPN-UML leader Lal babu Pandit has announced resignation from all executive positions he held in the party.

CHITWAN, Nov 27: The closed session of the CPN-UML’s 10 th General Convention has not started yet as Bhim Rawal has refused to withdraw his candidacy. The closed session was scheduled for 11AM today.

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has recalled the memories of how he had spent time in jail with CPN-UML Chairperson KP Sharma Oli while fighting for the cause of democracy in the past.