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BUTWAL, July 26: Chairperson of all the six parliamentary committees in the State Assembly of State no. 5 have been elected unopposed.

KATHMANDU, July 20 U.S Ambassador to Nepal, Alaina B. Teplitz has paid a farewell call on Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda'.

PARBAT, July 13: Chairman of the National Assembly, Ganesh Prasad Timilsina has urged the people's reprsentatives to root out corruption and irregularities.

CHITWAN, July 12: Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) Chairman and former Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has opined for respecting the verdict of the Supreme Court (SC) on the Phujel incident.

KATHMANDU, July 8: Senior advocate Khagendra Prasad Adhikari has been elected the chair of Supreme Court Bar Association.

KATHMANDU, June 18: Newly-appointed executive chairman of Nepal Television (NTV), Dr Mahendra Bista has said that Nepal Television would be converted into a public service broadcasting institution soon.

KATHMANDU, June 13: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Chairperson of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Anup Raj Sharma have held one-on-one talks to discuss the issue of Ganga Maya Shrestha, who is on a fast-unto death.

CHITWAN, June 12: Chairperson of the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN), Pushpa Kamal Dahal, has said that the incumbent has unveiled the budget, which will gradually bring the national economy in balance.

KATHMANDU, June 9: Nepalese Neuro Surgeon Society has conferred honorary chair title of the Society on senior Neurosurgeon Prof Dr Upendra Devkota today.

KATHMANDU May 26: Communist Party Chairperson Puspa Kamal Dahal has donated blood in an event held in memory of his son, Prakash Dahal.

KATHMANDU, May 18: Newly formed Nepal Communist Party chair duo K P Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal have visited then central office of CPN (UML) and CPN (Maoist Centre) today.

KATHMANDU, May 12: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal has urged visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address the problems related to the liaison office of Indian Embassy in Biratnagar and Nepal-India border.

KALIKOT, May 5: Police have arrested ward chairman of Raskot Municipality-1 Nawaraj Sanjyal for his unruly behavior at a Dohorisanjh in Surkhet.

PM Oli- MC Chair Dahal meet

May 3, 2018 13:25 pm

KATHMANDU, May 3: Prime Minister and CPN (UML) chair KP Sharma Oli and CPN (Maoist Centre) chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' have held discussions at former's official residence at Baluwatar in the capital today.

RAUTAHAT, April 26: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that the left alliance government was preparing the government policies and programs to facelift the country.

CHITWAN, April 26: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal clarified that he is in Chitwan not for relaxation but for the district's development. He informed that he has intensified visits to different places of the district to get updated with the current problems and issues faced by the district.

KATHMANDU, April 24: The government has appointed office-bearers of the National Planning Commission (NPC).

KATHMANDU, April 24: Nepal has been elected by acclamation as Chair of the Committee on Conferences, a permanent subsidiary organ of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), for the year 2018.

Poudel nominated YAN chair

April 19, 2018 12:20 pm

KATHMANDU, April 19: Youth Association Nepal (YAN), aligned with the CPN (UML) has nominated Ramesh Poudel as its chair.

CHITWAN, April 12: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the next meeting of the task forces of the two parties for party unification would finalize all issues in order to announce party unification on April 22.

DOLAKHA, April 7: Cadres close to the left alliance held District Coordination Committee chairperson Dabal Pandey and his wife were abducted for six hours at Sunkhani.

MYAGDI, April 3:  By repairing and reconstructing a battered road, a youth in Myagdi has won the hearts of the people. Bhanu Bhakta Thapa of Bhakimli has become a perfect example of the saying - “No one understands the pain better than the one who suffers”.

KATHMANDU, Mar 24: CPN (Maoist Center) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has called for cooperation to the party's campaign for moving ahead unitedly as a new opportunity of revolution was in hand.

NUWAKOT, Mar 23: A local level representative here has been convicted in the women trafficking case and handed a 37-year jail sentence.

KATHMANDU, March 21: CPN (Maoist Center) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the late Girija Prasad Koirala is the guardian of all Nepali.

KATHMANDU, March 21: Rajesh Manandhar has been elected as the Chairperson of the National Footballers’ Association on Tuesday. The former footballer Manandhar defeated Anil Gurung, a Laxmi Hundai Manang Marshyangdhi Club striker, with a margin of four votes in the election held at the ANFA head office in Satdobato, Lalitpur.

PHALEBAS, March 19: Kedar Nath Sharma has been elected as the Chairman of Parbat Chamber of Commerce and Industries from the left alliance for the upcoming three years.

Dahal elected NA vice chair

March 19, 2018 05:00 am

KATHMANDU, March 19: Shashi Kala Dahal, 60, of the CPN (Maoist Center) was elected the vice-chairperson of the National Assembly (NA), defeating Brinda Devi Ale of the Nepali Congress (NC) in an election held on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Mar, 18: Deputy Speaker of House of Representatives, Dr Shibamaya Tumbahamphe, and Vice Chair of the National Assembly, Shashikala Dahal, has been administered the oath of office and secrecy Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Mar 15: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has administered the oath of office and secrecy to newly-elected Chairman of the National Assembly, Ganesh Prasad Timilsina, at a special ceremony held at the President Office, Shital Niwas on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Mar 14: Ganesh Prasad Timilsina, UML's candidate for National Assembly (NA) chairman was elected unopposed.

Timilsena set to be elected NA chair

March 13, 2018 05:00 am

KATHMANDU, Mar 13: Ganesh Prasad Timilsena, the ruling UML's candidate for National Assembly (NA) chairman, looks set to be elected unopposed as he is the sole candidate for the post.

CHITWAN, March 3: Nepali Congress leader Gagan Thapa has said that it would not be right for the same person to hold the post of party chair and parliamentary party leader in the present situation.

SURKHET, Mar 2: CPN (Maoist Center) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the government would get full shape by Saturday.

NAWALPARASI, Mar 1: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the good governance, stability, development and prosperity were the need of the hour.

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: The parliament secretariat has been asked to plan the election of speaker and deputy speaker of the House of Representatives and chairman and vice chairman of the National Assembly prior to the presidential election on March 13.

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Lawmaker Mahendra Yadav, who is younger than at least a dozen other members of parliament, is going to chair parliamentary meetings as the eldest member of the 275-member House until a speaker is elected.

CHITWAN, Feb 19: Narendra Adhikari, ward chair of Khairhani Municipality-4, who was severely injured in a road accident occurred last night died in course of treatment at Chitwan Medical College at 10: 15 am today, police said.

PM Oli and Maoist Chair Dahal meet

February 17, 2018 13:09 pm

BHAKTAPUR, Feb 17: Prime Minister and CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli held talks with CPN-MC Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' at the former's residence in Balkot today.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: CPN (Maoist Center) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has urged the UK Minister of State for Armed Forces, Mark Lancaster, for increased British investment in Nepal as the country was headed towards economic prosperity with the conclusion of all three levels of elections considered the main basis of constitution implementation.

UML Chair Oli urges UK to invest in Nepal

February 13, 2018 13:06 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: CPN (UML) chairman KP Sharma Oli has urged the visiting UK Minister of State for the Armed Forces, Mark Lancaster, for promoting British investment for the economic prosperity and development of Nepal.

Everest hotel chair Ahmad Lari arrested

February 8, 2018 13:05 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 8: The chairman of The Everest Hotel, New Baneshwor, Mashkoor Ahmad Lari has been arrested on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 7: Eknath Dhakal, Chairman of Nepal Pariwar Dal met Mohammad Javad Zarif, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Iran on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 6: Nepal has been elected as the chair of the Experts' Committee of Least Developed Countries under the climate change convention.

Swaraj felicitates FSFN Chair Yadav

February 2, 2018 12:21 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Upendra Yadav, Chairman of Federal Socialist Party Nepal and Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj have met on Friday at Soltee Hotel. Swaraj is in her two-day visit of Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Jan 29: CPN (UML) chair and former Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has opined for maintaining the bilateral relations with neighbours on the basis of necessity and new principles instead of past practice.

KATHMANDU, Jan 29: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has expressed determination that all commitments made by left alliance before the people during House of Representatives and Provincial Assemblies elections would be fully implemented.

CHITWAN, Jan 27: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said his party was making efforts to finalize unity with the UML before the formation of the new government.

KATHMANDU, Jan 13: CPN (Maoist Center) chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the leftist alliance has to put in a lot of effort for achieving economic development with political stability in the country.