KATHMANDU, March 3: Late Bharat Mohan Adhikari, the former deputy prime minister and four-time finance minister, was cremated at Pashupati Aryaghat in the capital with state honors on Sunday afternoon.

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 13: Former Prime Minister and senior leader of the Communist Party of Nepal, Madhav Kumar Nepal, has said that communist movement has become successful in the country.

CHITWAN, July 13:Communist Party of Nepal (CPN)'s chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has claimed that national and international forces were making efforts to weaken the communist power in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, June 20: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), President Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that democratic system in the country has fallen in jeopardy under the communist rule.

Communist connection

June 19, 2018 00:30 am

China’s interest in Nepal goes beyond proverbial Tibet concern and ‘one China policy.’ It is as much about diluting aggressive Indian interest in Nepal

KATHMANDU, June 15: Chairperson of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has accused the communists from Nepal of being petit bourgeois, who run faction-filled parties and has called his fellow communists to help build a strong communist center.

Communist leaders glitter in gold

May 25, 2018 12:39 pm

KATHMANDU, May 25: The infographics regarding gold possessions by Prime minister KP Sharma Oli and his cabinet of ministers.

KATHMANDU, May 20: CPN UML has finalized 42 additional names from its side for the central committee of newly formed Communist Party of Nepal. The list was finalized by former chair of UML KP Sharma Oli and senior leader Madhav Kumar Nepal.

KATHMANDU, May 18: The newly-formed Nepal Communist Party (NCP) plans to form panels to complete the unification process at the province, district and village levels.

First general convention to decide party portfolios through consensus

KATHMANDU, May 17: Following a decision to unite, CPN-UML Chair KP Sharma Oli and CPN (Maoist Centre) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal went to the Election Commission today and filed an application for registration of the 'Communist Party of Nepal'.

KATHMANDU, April 22: The CPN-UML and the Maoist Center converged to mark the establishment of Nepal Communist Party and birthday of Lenin at National Hall, Exhibition road.

KATHMANDU, April 21: CPN-UML and CPN-MC will jointly mark 69 years of Communist Party of Nepal together on Sunday.

KAILALI, Feb 9: CPN-UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal said that the name of the new party after merger between CPN-UMLand CPN (Maoist Centre) will be the Nepal Communist Party.

DOTI, Dec 1:  Nepali Congress (NC) President and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has claimed that the left alliance has been formed to finish the constitution of Nepal.

CHITWAN, Dec 1: CPN-Maoist Center chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the alliance of the two communist parties in the nation has created a big ripple nationally and internationally.

KANCHANPUR, Nov 29: Nepali Congress leader and a candidate to the House of Representatives from Kanchanpur-2, NP Saud has stated that the unnatural alliance of two communist parties will push the nation toward instability.

DANG, Nov 28: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said the upcoming election is going to be a decisive event for the people to choose either communist rule or democratic one.

KALIKOT, Nov 23: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President, Sher Bahadur Deuba, has said that there would be no development of Karnali if government of left alliance is formed in the country.

CHITWAN, Nov 21: CPN-UML Chairperson KP Sharma Oli has said the left alliance was forged for prosperous Nepal and happy Nepalis.

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: CPN (UML) Chair KP Sharma Oli has assured of a strong economy once a Communist government was formed.

Nepali Congress believes the new left alliance between CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) is a prelude to ‘totalitarian rule.’ Is there some solid basis to this allegation or is Congress cooking up yet another hate story against their electoral opponents? Nepali Congress Central Working Committee member and ex-foreign minister Prakash Sharan Mahat, who is also contesting election from Kathmandu constituency number 5, shared his views with Mahabir Paudyal and Kosh Raj Koirala on Wednesday afternoon.

'Who’s a communist in Nepal?'

October 26, 2017 17:05 pm

“When everyone has accepted old regime, how can there be ‘leftist’?” is what Mohan Baidhya (Kiran), General Secretary of a CPN-Revolutionary Maoist opines in an interview with Radio Nagarik. Suggesting that the newly formed alliance of CPN-Maoist (center) and CPN-UML was rightist and opportunist and not leftist as promised, Baidhya argues neither Prachanda, Baburam or Badal are communists.

BEIJING, Oct 25: Key members of China's Communist Party were determined at the national congress, which is held every five years and concluded this week.

UDAYAPUR, June 28: Police have arrested three cadres of Communist Party led by Netra Bikram Chand with bombs from a polling station in  the district.

Kathmandu, April 13: Prime Minister and CPN (Maoist Center) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said he is all committed to uniting all the Communist parties including the Maoist Revolutionary existing in the country.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: CPN (Maoist Revolutionary) and Communist Nucleus Nepal have merged.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: Senior leaders of various communist parties of Nepal on Monday held discussion on whether the use of force is essential or not in the growth of communist movement.

Communist leader Sahana Pradhan remembered

September 22, 2016 15:25 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: The second death anniversary of leftist-democratic leader Sahana Pradhan was observed today.

KATHMANDU, Sept 15:The second death anniversary of Communist leader Posta Bahadur Bogati was marked by the CPN (Maoist Center) here today.

The communist calculus

June 22, 2016 00:59 am

The two communist parties, it appears, are convinced that giving continuity to current coalition is the best way to ensure communist victories in all three polls to be held within a span of 20 months