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.

KATHMANDU, March 29: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), has asked the government to arrest those behind the murder of two NC activists in Baglung district on Sunday.

NC leader Joshi passes away

March 26, 2021 21:29 pm

KATHMANDU, March 26: Nepali Congress(NC) leader Nabindra Raj Joshi has passed away Friday evening

KATHMANDU, March 24: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has called a meeting of its Central Working Committee on April 2.

RAUTAHAT, March 3: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur has said he has been making efforts to free suspended member of parliament, Mohammad Aftab Alam even as his case is sub judice.

Urges govt not to interfere in university’s autonomy and decision-making process

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has asked Prime Minister K P Oli to either prove the support of the majority of the 275-member parliament in his favor or step down from the post of prime minister.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that NC welcomes the verdict of the Supreme Court to reinstate the parliament that was dissolved by Prime Minister K P Oli.

Deuba urges EC to settle authenticity dispute of NCP at the earliest to facilitate the polls within the stipulated dates

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: Nepali Congress (NC) has urged the government to intensify investigation into rape and murder case of Bhagarathi Bhatta and book those involved in the case as soon as possible.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Nepali Congress (NC) is holding its central committee meeting at the party’s Central Office in Sanepa on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 3: Nepal’s oldest democratic party Nepali Congress (NC) has unveiled programs of nation-wide protests against the dissolution of the House of Representative on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 31: Police have arrested a person who allegedly criticized a Nepal Communist Party(NCP) leader close to Prime Minister KP Oli.

Deuba appeals to party rank and file to join mass protests against parliament dissolution on Monday

KATHMANDU, Dec 24: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), has decided to stage protests in all 165 electoral constituencies across the country on Monday (December 28) against the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR).

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC) has called an all-party meeting to forge a common strategy to fight back the 'unconstitutional' move of Prime Minister K P Oli to dissolve the parliament.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Hours after Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli decided to dissolve parliament, president of the main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) Sher Bahadur Deuba is holding a meeting with NC leaders at 1 pm today.

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: The president of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), Sher Bahadur Deuba has decided not to attend the Constitutional Council (CC) meeting scheduled for Sunday.

NC leader Sitaula catches COVID-19

December 12, 2020 11:14 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: Nepali Congress(NC) leader Krishna Prasad Sitaula has tested positive for the COVID-19.

Deuba has asked the government to immediately release Paudel or be ready to face any consequences arising out of this incident.

KATHMANDU, Nov 23: The Election Commission (EC)  has appointed Mohan Prasad Pandey as a lawmaker of the House of Representatives. The post had fallen vacant after the sudden death of Nepali Congress (NC) lawmaker Surya Bahadur KC.

KATHMANDU, Nov 13: Nepali Congress (NC) has decided to appoint former Rashtriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) leader Sunil Bahadur Thapa, who joined NC a little more than three months ago, as the party’s Joint-General Secretary.

KATHMANDU, Nov 2: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has called the party’s office bearers meeting on Monday.

The returned allowances to be deposited in the govt’s COVID-19 Fund

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: The main opposition party – Nepali Congress (NC) – has expressed concern over the decision made by the government over the issues of “border disputes” with China in Humal district.

KATHMANDU, May 2: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC) has expressed sorrow over the loss of property in a massive fire in Phungling of Taplejung district late Friday evening.

NC's 'shadow cabinet' holds first meeting

February 23, 2020 15:20 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: 'Shadow Government' formed by the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has held its first cabinet meeting in the capital on Sunday.

DAMAULI, Feb 14: Senior leader of the Nepali Congress Ramchandra Poudel has said the NC has no option but to correct and improve itself.

KATHMANDU, Jan 30: Main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has urged all three-tier of governments to make special provisions for the treatment of the affected people to contain seasonal flu seen in Humla district of Karnali State

Govt pushes nation back; Thapa

January 30, 2020 13:09 pm

INARUWA, Jan 30: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) leader and former minister Gagan Kumar Thapa has blamed the government of pushing the country back.

KASKI, Jan 20: Nepali Congress joint general secretary and former minister Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat has said a foreign aid and assistance capable of addressing the nation's needs and interest should be accepted.

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: Main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) on Sunday submitted a memorandum to the government through district administration offices in all seventy-seven districts throughout the country as a part of its protest against Nepal Special Service Bill tabled in the parliament and Information Technology Bill endorsed by the Parliamentary Committee on Development and Technology.

DANG, Jan 19: Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has dubbed the much-talked Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), the US- proposed development initiative, 'good' for Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: The ruling Nepal Communist Party and the main opposition Nepali Congress have inched closer to an understanding to amend the transitional justice (TJ) law by incorporating inputs collected from all seven provinces.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Amid misleading news going viral in several online media platforms that its implementation would pave the way for deploying US military personnel in Nepal, the US Embassy in Kathmandu on Friday clarified that Millennium Challenge Compact (MCC) does not have any military component.

NC CWC meeting deferred until December 20

December 18, 2019 18:10 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 18:  The meeting of the Nepali Congress central working committee scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed until December 20.

Oct 26: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

October 26, 2019 18:00 pm

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KATHMANDU, Oct 1: The unification between the Nepali Congress (NC) and the then Madhesi People’s Rights Forum-Democratic (MPRF-D)-led by Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar is set to conclude nearly two years after the two parties decided to unite ahead of the provincial and federal elections.

NC to induct 11 more to CWC

September 28, 2019 07:42 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: A Central Working Committee (CWC) meeting of Nepali Congress (NC) on Friday decided to induct 11 new members in its 85-member CWC body.

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: Ambassador of the United States of America to Nepal, Randy W. Berry, has paid a courtesy call on Nepali Congress President and former Prime Minister, Sher Bahadur Deuba.

NC should be industrious: leader Poudel

September 26, 2019 13:17 pm

DANG, Sept 26: Nepali Congress (NC) senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has opined that it's high time for NC to review why the NC got defeated in the three-tier election.

Sept 16: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

September 16, 2019 18:00 pm

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NC obstructs parliament(with video)

September 16, 2019 16:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: Lawmakers of the main opposition party Nepali Congress are currently obstructing the proceeding in the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: The main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) has staged a demonstration in the capital on Saturday urging the government to punish those involved in attacking its Banke district President Kiran Koirala and dozen others leaders and cadres.