TAPLEJUNG, Dec 4: Five candidates from Taplejung will be competing for different posts of office-bearers and members through the convention of the Nepali Congress' (NC) ongoing Province 1 Working Committee Convention. Former general secretary of Tarun Dal, Padam Sundar Palungwa is competing for the post of general secretary from Uddhav Thapa's team.

DHADING, Dec 4: Voting for the leadership of Bagmati Pradesh under the 14th General Convention of the Nepali Congress (NC) is being held today. A total of 2,137 representatives from all over the province will participate in the voting to be held in the province capital Hetauda.

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: Under the 14th General Convention of the Nepali Congress (NC), the conventions in the seven provinces are starting from today. It has been stated that Prime Minister and NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba will inaugurate the provincial conventions of all the provinces simultaneously through virtual medium.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: The Nepali Congress (NC) has made public the election schedule of the Central Executive Committee and the provincial Executive Committees for the upcoming 14th General Convention.

NC Nawalpur district convention postponed

November 27, 2021 14:23 pm

NAWALPUR, Nov 27: Nawalpur district convention of the Nepali Congress (NC) has been postponed due to the party’s lack of preparations for the event.

ITAHARI, Nov 25: Voters have started chanting slogans after Nepali Congress (NC) Vice President Bijay Kumar Gachchhadar delayed elections in Sunsari constituency no. 3 in the name of seeking consensus.

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: Nepali Congress General Secretary Shashank Koirala has said that MCC will be passed by a majority in the parliament after holding discussion in parliament.

SURKHET, Nov 1: Chief Minister of Karnali Province Mahendra Bahadur Shahi has resigned from his post on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 1: Senior leader of Nepali Congress (NC) Ram Chandra Poudel has said that all the important organs of the nation are now in question.

KATHMANDU, Oct 28: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has decided to hold its 14th General Convention from December 10 to 12 in Kathmandu.

NC's Kathmandu Convention today

October 2, 2021 11:39 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: Nepali Congress (NC) Kathmandu Metropolitan Convention is being held today. The Central Election Committee of the party has directed to hold the ward and municipality level conventions in Kathmandu where the distribution of the party’s active membership has completed.

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: New leadership has been elected in all the four municipalities of Bhaktapur under the 14th General Convention of the Nepali Congress. Rajendra Tamkhu in Bhaktapur, Haridas Prajapati in Madhyapur Thimi, Shivahari KC in Changunarayan and Nishan Dhungel in Suryabinayak municipalities have been elected as president of the municipal committees.

GALESHWOR, Sept 27: New leadership has been elected in all local levels of Myagdi and Mustang districts under the 14th General Convention of the Nepali Congress (NC).

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: The Ram Chandra Poudel-led faction of the Nepali Congress (NC) has drawn the attention of the Election Committee regarding the ward convention held in Dadeldhura district on September 10.

KATHMANDU, Sept 9:  Nepali Congress (NC) Central Working Committee (CWC) member Bishwa Prakash Sharma, who has been serving as the party's spokesperson, has announced his candidacy for the post of the party's General Secretary in the upcoming 14th General Convention of the party.

KATHMANDU, Sept 2: Senior leader of ruling Nepali Congress(NC) Ram Chandra Paudel has appealed to all party leaders and cadres to vote for the leader who can institutionalize democracy and make the country prosperous in the upcoming 14th general convention.

KATHMANDU, August 30: Gagan Thapa has announced his candidacy for the post of general secretary of the Nepali Congress (NC) in the upcoming 14th general convention of the party.

KATHMANDU, August 27: Nepali Congress (NC) Vice President Bimalendra Nidhi has announced that he would be contesting for the party president post in the upcoming 14th General Convention.

Claims to make the NC the largest party in Nepal

KATHMANDU, August 9: The rival faction leader of Nepali Congress (NC) Ram Chandra Paudel has summoned a central committee (CC) meeting on Monday.

KATHMANDU, July 24: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has postponed its ward-level convention due to serious disputes seen in the distribution of the party’s active membership.

KATHMANDU, July 22: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has decided not to hold any official party meeting at the Prime Minister’s residence in Baluwatar.

The Accidental Prime Minister

July 22, 2021 13:14 pm

With mere 63 seats in parliament which has 275 seats, the Nepali Congress party (23%) was not even fit for an opposition, forget heading the government. But the unfolding of political events and circumstances pushed Deuba to head a wobbling government that could easily fall apart with no reasons rather than holding together with a purpose.

KATHMANDU, July 18: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has issued a whip to its lawmakers to attend today’s House of Representatives (HoR) meeting and vote in favor of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba.

KATHMANDU, July 18: The parliamentary party meeting of the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has begun at New Baneshwar.

KATHMANDU, July 14: Nepali Congress (NC) Vice President Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar, who had been facing a corruption charge on Lalita Niwas land grab scam, has been released on bail.

The Nepali Congress (NC) has blamed the government for not making any efforts to resolve the problems even after an agitation launched by doctors, students and staff of the BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS), putting forth various demands, continues for around a month.

KATHMANDU, June 29: Three senior leaders of the Nepali Congress (NC) - Bimalendra Nidhi, Dr Shashank Koirala and Prakash Man Singh - have held a lunch meeting at the residence of Singh in Chaksibari on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, June 16: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has directed the party leaders and cadres to get engaged in the relief and rescue works in the flood-ravaged areas.

KATHMANDU, June 13: The Nepali Congress (NC) Central Committee meeting is to be held this Thursday. The meeting will be held at the party's central office in Sanepa at 2PM on June 17, according to a statement issued by the party's central office Chief Secretary Krishna Prasad Poudel.

KATHMANDU, May 23: Three cadres of Nepali Congress (NC) were arrested in front of the President’s Office at Sital Niwas, while protesting against the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Sunday.

Deuba summons NC meeting

May 22, 2021 09:04 am

KATHMANDU, May 22: Sher Bahadur Deuba, president of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), has summoned its office bearers’ meeting today.

KATHMANDU, May 21: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has begun preparations to impeach President Bidya Devi Bhandari.

NC demands action against PM Oli

May 20, 2021 13:57 pm

KATHMANDU, May 20: The main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC), on Thursday, registered a complaint against Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Education Minister Krishna Gopal Shrestha for violating the election code of conduct.

KATHMANDU, May 20: The main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) has drawn the attention of the government over the second wave of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country.

KATHMANDU, May 15: Nepali Congress (NC) Vice President Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar is bereaved of his wife.

KATHMANDU, May 13: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), which earlier decided to form a new government under its leadership, has concluded that the formation of an alternative government is not possible.

KATHMANDU, May 11: President of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), Sher Bahadur Deuba has called a meeting of the office bearers of the party on Tuesday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, May 10: Three opposition parties in parliament have asked President Bidya Devi Bhandari to initiate the process to form a new government as per Article 76(2) of the Constitution of Nepal.

KATHMANDU, May 4: While concluding that the announcement of Prime Minister K P Oli to seek vote of confidence in the parliament is guided by a conspiracy to bypass the parliment, the main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), has decided to thwart any such conspiracy.

KATHMANDU, April 30: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), President Sher Bahadur Deuba has claimed that the decision of the government to enforce prohibitory order in Kathmandu for two weeks has increased the threat of further spreading the COVID-19 infection in districts that still have fewer cases of this viral disease.

KATHMANDU, April 28: The main opposition, Nepali Congress (NC) has postponed the scheduled meeting of its Central Working Committee (CWC) until further notice after some CWC members tested positive for COVID-19.

NC and Maoist Center expedite preparations to introduce no-confidence motion against Chief Minister Gurung within a few days

KATHMANDU, April 11: Nepali Congress is holding its office-bearers’ meeting in the capital on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, April 9: A three-party meeting held among the top leaders of the Nepali Congress (NC), CPN (Maoist Center) and Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) to form a coalition government under the leadership of NC has ended on a ‘positive note’.

KATHMANDU, April 7: The main opposition, Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has called a meeting of three political parties represented in the parliament for Friday to discuss about the formation of new government.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Senior leader of the main opposition, Nepali Congress (NC), Ram Chandra Paudel has announced to sponsor a vote of no-confidence against Prime Minister K P Oli “if he does not step down voluntarily”.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has challenged the opposition parties to withdraw their support to his government.

NC demands resignation of PM Oli

April 3, 2021 08:28 am

NC to take initiative to form a new government under its own leadership.