KATHMANDU, Nov 17: The members of parliament and House of Representatives election candidates of the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) are going to the voters' homes remembering their commitment.

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has mobilized a team to rescue, treat, and provide relief to Jajarkot earthquake victims.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: President Ram Chandra Paudel has taken cognizance of the three-point attention letter submitted by the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP). The RSP brought to President Paudel's attention the matter of amnesty granted to Yograj Dhakal, commonly known as the 'Regal' of Nepalgunj, on Constitution Day.

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has chosen to abstain from a scheduled meeting with Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, along with six other political parties. The decision to boycott the meeting is rooted in the RSP's strong objection to the government's recent price hikes, which have placed a significant burden on the general populace, particularly during the festive season.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) is going to select the leadership for the ward-level committees through elections from October 27 to November 2.

KATHMANDU, Sept 2: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) Chair Rabi Lamichhane and India's Ambassador to Nepal, Naveen Srivastava, held a meeting on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Sep 1: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) is gearing up to host a provincial-level training event in Madhesh from September 2 to September 3. The party has expressed its intent to focus on the latest political developments, party policies, theories, and approaches during this training.

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: The parliamentary party of the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) convened to discuss the upcoming nominations for the chairmanship of all thematic parliamentary committees.

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: Rabi Lamichhane, the Chairman of Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP), has announced that the party's parliamentarians will abstain from availing themselves of service perks and benefits while the parliamentary session remains suspended.

KATHMANDU, Aug 6: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) is going to collect suggestions from 51 villages to prepare party documents. The initiative aims to incorporate diverse perspectives from various geographic and community backgrounds, including the Himalayan, Terai, and mountain regions, by directly engaging with citizens.

KATHMANDU, July 26: The Rastriya Swatantra party (RSP) has called a parliamentary party meeting to form the party's opinion on recent cases of gold smuggling.

KATHMANDU, July 12: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has expressed sorrow over the untimely demise of Sita Dahal, spouse of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

KATHMANDU, June 27: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has disrupted a House of Representatives (HoR) meeting on Tuesday demanding the government to revoke its decision to merge the District Election Office with District Administration Office (DAO).

In the recent meeting of the House of Representatives, Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) lawmaker Manish Jha raised a pertinent question about the relevance of the post of Vice President in the country. This issue has sparked a much-needed debate on the need for reforming constitutional provisions to ensure efficient governance. The questions being raised both inside and outside the Parliament indicate the necessity for improvement in the future.

Anil Keshari Shah joins RSP

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KATHMANDU, June 22: Former banker Anil Keshari Shah has joined the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP). Today, on the occasion of the RSP's anniversary, he joined the political party.

KATHMANDU, May 26: The leaders of Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) and Deputy Chief of Embassy of China in Nepal Wang Xin held a brief meeting on Thursday at the central office of the RSP.

KATHMANDU, May 23: Rastriya Swatantra Party's lawmaker Dr Swarnim Wagle has advised the government to present the policies and programmes and the budget as an integrated document.

BHAKTAPUR, May 14: Chairperson of Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP), Rabi Lamichhane, has said his party would support the government if it carries out pro-people activities.

KATHMANDU, May 13: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has said the party has no connection with agriculture expert, Madan Rai. Rai was arrested on Friday on the charge of sexually abusing schoolgirls.

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KATHMANDU, May 9: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) lawmaker Dr Tosima Karki has accused big political parties of protecting the culprits of the fake Bhutanese refugee scam. At the zero hour of the House of Representatives on Tuesday, Karki insisted that even when arrest warrants were issued against the leaders, they were trying to protect them.

KATHMANDU, May 8: The Supreme Court (SC) has ordered the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) not to implement its decision to dismiss its Member of Parliament (MP), Dhaka Kumar Shrestha from the post.

KATHMANDU, May 3: Less than six months after the general election, the game of changing the government has started again. CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has offered the post of prime minister to Rabi Lamichhane , the chairman of the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP).

KATHMANDU, May 2: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) President Rabi Lamichhane has sought a withdrawal of all the writ petitions against him filed at the Supreme Court (SC).

KATHMANDU, May 2: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has picked its lawmaker Nisha Dangi as the Parliamentary Party's Whip.

CHITWAN, May 1: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has expressed confidence that the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) would join the government under his leadership.

KATHMANDU, April 30: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) Deputy Chairman Dol Prasad Aryal has resigned as the leader of the parliamentary party.

TANAHUN, April 25: Newly-elected member of the House of Representatives (HoR) from Rastriya Swatantra Party, Dr Swarnim Wagle, has been provided a certificate of election victory from constituency no 1 of Tanahun district.

KATHMANDU, April 24: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP)'s candidate Dr Swarnim Wagle is leading in Tanahun-1 with a huge margin in the ongoing vote counting of the by-election held in Tanahun-1.

KATHMANDU, April 17: A 21-year-old Pratiksha Adhikari from Bharatpur Metropolitan City-11, Bhojahat, Chitwan, has been called names on social media for saying that she will not vote for Rabi Lamichhane, chairman of the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP), in the upcoming by-election.

KATHMANDU, April 17: The driver of Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) Chairman Rabi Lamichhane has been found in a state of falling down from three floors of a house in Bharatpur, Chitwan.

KATHMANDU, April 12: A meeting of the Central Committee of the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) is taking place today.

KATHMANDU, April 11: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) lawmaker Dr Dhaka Kumar Shrestha has furnished written explanation to the party’s Discipline and Conduct Committee after an audio tape of him bargaining for Rs 20 million with the controversial medical entrepreneur Durga Prasain went viral in social media.

KATHMANDU, April 10: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has apologized in the case of the release of an audiotape in which the party’s lawmaker Dhaka Kumar Shrestha is heard demanding Rs 20 million from medical entrepreneur Durga Prasai.

KATHMANDU, April 10: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has directed its leader and House of Representative (HoR) Member Dr Dhaka Kumar Shrestha to submit a clarification within 24 hours on a controversial audio tape of his phone conversation with the controversial businessman circulated in the public media outlets.

KATHMANDU, April 9: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has suspended its MP Dhaka Kumar Shrestha.

KATHMANDU, April 7: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has said that it does not agree with the Common Minimum Program of the government. Spokesperson for RSP, Mukul Dhakal said earlier that many topics of the Common Minimum Program of the coalition government with UML have now been left out.

KATHMANDU, April 7: Rastriya Swatantra Party MP Hari Dhakal has said that corruption at the Tribhuvan International Airport has crossed all limits.

KATHMANDU, April 4: Rabi Lamichhane, chairman of Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP), has claimed that no one can stop his party from forming a one-party government after 5 years.

KATHMANDU, April 2: A writ petition has been filed at the Supreme Court demanding action against the chairman of the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) and former Home Minister Rabi Lamichhane for the crime of misusing passport.

KATHMANDU, April 2: The CPN-UML and Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) have officially announced their respective candidates for the by-elections being held in three constituencies on April 23.

KATHMANDU, March 31: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has recommended economist Dr Swarnim Wagle as the party’s candidate for the by-election to be held in Tanahun-1.

KATHMANDU, March 26: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has appointed election mobilization coordinators for the by-elections.

KATHMANDU, March 25: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has decided to file candidacy in all three constituencies where a by-election is taking place on April 23.

KATHMANDU, March 22: Nepal Bibeksheel Party has said that there is a suspicion of a 'transaction' in exchange of the support to the government in the passport fraud case of Rabi Lamichhane, president of the Rastriya Swatantra Party.

KATHMANDU, March 21: The Office of the Attorney General has decided not to proceed with the passport-fraud case related to Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) Chairman Rabi Lamichhane.

KATHMANDU, March 20: Dol Prasad  Aryal, the leader of the parliamentary party (PP) of Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP ), has said that he has decided to give a vote of confidence to the government with the belief that it will address the issues of ordinary citizens.

KATHMANDU, March 17: A joint meeting of the office bearers and Parliamentary Party(PP) members of the Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) scheduled for today has been postponed.

KATHMANDU, March 1: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has formed its provincial committees in all seven provinces.

KATHMANDU, Feb 26: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has called a central committee meeting for Monday. The meeting is said to have been called to discuss which presidential candidate the party should vote for.