KATHMANDU, March 23: A meeting of the Provincial Parliamentary Party of the CPN (Maoist Center) is being held in Lumbini Province. After the election of the President and Vice President, Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal took the vote of confidence, while the discussion of government change is going on, the Maoist Center Lumbini meeting is going to be held, according to Indrajit Tharu, who is a minister from the Maoist Center in the provincial government. The meeting will be held at 12PM in Bhairawa.
KATHMANDU, Feb 16: While discussions are going on that the next president should be elected on the basis of national consensus, the Maoist Center which is leading the current government, appears divided along two lines over the issue. While one group of the Maoist Center says that the country’s next president should be made from within the existing alliance, the other group insists that a person without any direct affiliation to a party should be made the president
KATHMANDU, Dec 25: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has appointed CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal as new Prime Minister. According to a press statement issued by the Office of President, Chairman Dahal was appointed as new Prime Minister as per the Article 76(2) of the Constitution of Nepal.
KATHMANDU, Dec 17: Even as top leaders of the ruling parties including Nepali Congress(NC) and CPN-UML have begun discussions to elect a ‘non-political’ person as the new president, second rung leaders of the ruling parties have strongly objected to any such move.
DOLAKHA, Dec 5: Ganga Karki of CPN (Maoist Center) has won the House of Representatives seat from Dolakha. According to the final result of votes counting in all 74 wards that ended on Monday morning, Karki defeated UML's Bal Krishna Sivakoti by a margin of 318 votes.
KATHMANDU, Dec 4: At a time when both the Nepali Congress (NC) and the CPN-UML have intensified negotiations with other parties to form a new government, the CPN (Maoist Center)—a key ally in any future alliance-- has said that it is open to all options for the formation of the new government.
GORKHA, Nov 25: Chairman of the Maoist Center and elected member of the House of Representatives from Gorkha 2, Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the results of the election did not come as expected by the alliance across the country.
UDAYAPUR,Nov 23: Narayan Burjamagar of the Maoist Center has won the election to the membership of provincial assembly from the constituency Udayapur-2 (a). According to the final results, the ruling coalition candidate Burjamagar won after securing 8,105 votes.
ROLPA,Nov 23: In the vote counting for the membership of the House of Representatives, Purna Gharti Magar of the Maoist Center has maintained a wide lead. While Gharti got 9,995 votes, his closest rival CPN UML candidate Kailash Kumar Malla got 4,058 votes.
KATHMANDU, Oct 17: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal pointed out the need to forward economic development and prosperity plans simultaneously so as to institutionalize political changes.
KATHMANDU, Oct 7: In the meeting of the ruling coalition parties on Thursday, the CPN (Unified Socialist) formally expressed its dissatisfaction and sought the support of Nepali Congress (NC) in six districts. In the alliance meeting that was held all day on Thursday, the Unified Socialist Party sought the support of the NC saying that it is difficult to manage its leaders in six districts.
KATHMANDU, July 13: A demand has been made in the meeting of the House of Representatives today, seeking a probe into the allegation that Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) Governor Maha Prasad Adhikari is a member of the CPN-UML's economic and planning department.
KATHMANDU, July 7: Chairman of the CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that Finance Minister Janardan Sharma has shown high political culture by resigning after questions were raised against him.
KATHMANDU, July 6: The Central Committee meeting of the CPN (Maoist Center) has been postponed till tomorrow. The meeting scheduled for today has been postponed till Thursday as the top leaders including the party chairperson have to attend the parliament meeting.
KATHMANDU, Feb 7: The ruling CPN(Maoist Center) has said that the Millennium Challenge Compact (MCC) agreement won’t be endorsed through parliament unless there is a national consensus among all parties. The coalition partner has also said that the party cannot support the endorsement of the MCC Agreement through parliament without bringing amendments in some of the controversial provisions of the Agreement.
KATHMANDU, JUNE: While rejecting the claims made by a group of former lawmakers of the CPN (Maoist Center) that the party is already illegal as it failed to hold its general convention on time, the Election Commission (EC) has said that the CPN (Maoist Center) is a legal entity.
KATHMANDU, June 29: The Supreme Court has issued an interim order to allow local government representatives, who renounced membership of their mother party and subsequently faced dismissal from the party’s general membership, to carry out their day-to-day works.
KATHMANDU, May 10: Chairman of CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that Prime Minister K P Oli does not have any moral ground to seek a vote of confidence in the parliament that he dissolved earlier.