KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Bishnu Poudel, Deputy General Secretary of the main opposition party CPN-UML and former finance minister has accused the government of unnecessarily halting the construction work of Gautam Buddha International Airport.
KATHMANDU, Sept 24: At the central committee meeting of CPN-UML held at the Tulsi Lal Memorial Foundation in Lalitpur, Chairman KP Sharma Oli presented a political report prepared for the upcoming Statute Convention which will be held from October 1 to 13.
KATHMANDU, Sept 24: CPN-UML lawmakers continued with their protest in the meetings of the House of Representatives (HoR) as well as National Assembly (NA) on Friday. The UML lawmakers have been protesting against Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota for not dismissing the 14 lawmakers whom the party had requested the Parliament Secretariat to take action against.
KATHMANDU, Sept 21: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has expressed his dissatisfaction over the silence maintained by the intellectuals and people over the honors and medals presented by the government to various people on the occasion of Constitution Day.
KATHMANDU, Sept 19: The CPN-UML has called a meeting of the party’s Standing Committee today. According to the party’s central office Secretary Sher Bahadur Tamang, the meeting is scheduled to begin from 12 pm today
KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Chief Minister of Bagmati Province, Asta Laxmi Shakya has said that she will receive the vote of confidence in the provincial assembly with the help of the CPN (Unified Socialist) led by Madhav Kumar Nepal.
KATHMANDU, Sept 18: CPN (Unified Socialist) Chairman Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that efforts are being made to break the ruling coalition by raising the issue of MCC. Speaking at the party’s office inauguration ceremony on Friday, Nepal said that different tactics are being used to break the ruling alliance in the name of MCC.
KATHMANDU, Sept 16: CPN-UML Standing Committee member and former deputy prime minister Top Bahadur Rayamajhi has accused the current Sher Bahadur Deuba-led government of being ‘an alliance of greedy sinners’. He said that the government has already wasted two months.
KATHMANDU, Sept 16: The CPN-UML has organized a gathering of the party cadres in Kathmandu on Thursday. The program organized by CPN-UML, Kathmandu district chapter is currently underway at Nepal Academy Hall.
KATHMANDU, Sept 16: CPN-UML Vice Chairman Dr Bhim Bahadur Rawal has said that he is in politics for the service of the country and the people. On his way to his home district Achham, he met party leaders and cadres today and said he did not do politics for personal interests and positions.
KATHMANDU, Sept 12: The meeting of the House of Representatives has been postponed till September 12. Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota adjourned the meeting till 1 PM on September 14 after the CPN-UML lawmakers chanted slogans in the meeting on Sunday.
NEPALGUNJ, Sept 12: CPN (Unified Socialist) Chairman Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that KP Oli's CPN-UML party has now turned into a private company. He said that the party led by Oli was moving in a downward direction.
KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Alleging that the Speaker had played a major role in the split of their party, CPN-UML Chairman KP Oli has announced not to let the House of Representatives (HoR) meeting chaired by Speaker Sapkota to function smoothly.
KATHMANDU, Sept 8: CPN-UML Chairman KP Oli has accused the government of forcing people not to speak about the Darchula Tuin (i.e. improvised cable crossing) incident even as a probe committee submitted its investigation report showing involvement of the Indian SSB personnel.
KHOTANG, September 6: The CPN-UML District Committee members in Khotang district are making efforts to minimize the number of elected people’s representatives of the party to join the newly-formed party, CPN (Unified Socialist) led by Madhav Kumar Nepal.
KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Bam Dev Gautam, who recently shifted his support and loyalty from the CPN-UML to the newly-formed CPN (Unified Socialist) has not been included in the five-member standing committee of the Madhav Kumar Nepal-led party.
KATHMANDU, September 4: CPN-UML Chairman and former prime minister KP Sharma Oli has said that Nepal has no border disputes whatsoever with China. Leader Oli made the statement at a gathering of the party in Kathmandu Metropolitan City on Saturday.
KATHMANDU, September 3: Chairman of the main opposition party, CPN-UML, KP Sharma Oli skipped a gathering of the UML-affiliated Progressive Professional Lawyers' Association (PPLA) held in Lalitpur on Friday.
DOLPA, September 3: CPN-UML central member Bishnu Rijal has reached Dolpa today to stop the party members from supporting Madhav Kumar Nepal’s newly-formed party - the CPN (Unified Socialist). Earlier, Nepal had formed the new party after splitting from CPN-UML citing his disagreement with CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli.
KATHMANDU, August 28: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli said that he had made every possible effort he could to keep the party’s unity intact. Speaking at a program in the capital on Saturday, Oli said that he had called Madhav Kumar Nepal over 20 times to maintain the unity in the party.
KATHMANDU, August 27: CPN (Unified Socialist) party Chairman Madhav Kumar Nepal has accused CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli of leaning toward the right-wing groups. Nepal said that Oli had started to become oppressive since he became the party’s chairman and has finally shifted toward the right-wing groups.
KATHMANDU, August 25: As soon as the CPN-UML returned to its old state, Yogesh Bhattarai assumed the responsibility of the party's spokesperson. He has formally assumed the responsibility of spokesperson starting Wednesday.
KATHMANDU, August 22: Vice-chairman of the main opposition CPN-UML, Bamdev Gautam has objected to the posting of his picture on the banner of CPN (Unified Socialist). Stating that he is still with the UML, Gautam’s secretariat has objected to the pasting of Gautam's picture on the banner of the CPN-Unified Socialist Party.
KATHMANDU, August 20: Senior CPN-UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal sent a request to register a new party at the Election Commission, stating that he was not given a place in the party by CPM-UML Chairperson KP Sharma Oli. However, the second generation leaders of the UML are trying to halt the split in the party and request Nepal to take his decision back.
KATHMANDU, August 18: Senior leader of CPN-UML Madhav Kumar Nepal is preparing to register a new political party. The UML has fallen into crisis after party Chairman KP Sharma Oli on Tuesday recommended action against 14 lawmakers, including senior leader Nepal. Leader Nepal is preparing to register a new party in a day or two.