KATHMANDU, April 11: Expressing discontent over the government's decision to pick his batch-mate Sarbendra Khanal as the chief of Nepal Police, Deputy Inspector General Ramesh Kharel quit the police force on Wednesday.
KATHMANDU, Feb 6: At a time when the incumbent President Bidya Devi Bhandari has intensified political lobbying for a second term, senior CPN-UML leader Jhalnath Khanal has spoken against repeating the same person in the top state position.
KATHMANDU, Jan 17: Former prime minister and UML senior leader Jhalanath Khanal and party Vice-chairman Bamdev Gautam have emerged as two frontrunners for president as the UML intensifies internal discussions to pick the party’s nominee for the next head of state.
KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Former Prime Minister Jhalnath Khanal and Speaker, Subash Chandra Nembang of UML along with other UML candidates swept Ilam’s election. Khanal defeated Nepali Congress’s Bhupendra Kattel (19,637) in Constituency-1 for the House of Representatives.
Ilam, Dec 7: CPN- UML senior leader Subash chandra Nemwang and Jhala Nath Khanal cast thier votes in Ilam. Nemwang, who is also ex-speaker of Parliamentary Assembly cast his vote in Balmindir polling center in district headquarter Ilam. Nemwang is contesting from Ilam-2.
ILAM, Dec 2: An improvised explosive device exploded targeting the vehicle carrying former Prime Minister and CPN (UML) senior leader Jhala Nath Khanal, at Tinkhutte in Ilam along Fikkal-Pashupatinagar road section on Friday evening, the police said. No human casualties were reported however.
ILLAM, Nov 11: CPN-UML senior leader and former Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal today claimed that the left alliance would give the country a way out by securing a two-thirds majority seats in the upcoming House of Representatives and State Assemblies elections. "Those criticising the left alliance as trying to impose authoritarianism are themselves in fact following an authoritarian leadership style," he said at a meeting with UML cadres at Dahaltar of Laxmipur in Ilam.
SURKHET, August 14: Former Prime Minister and senior CPN-UML leader Jhalanath Khanal said on Monday that Indian dams that have been built in breach of international law along the Nepal-India border have caused flooding on the Nepali side.
KATHMANDU, July 9: CPN (UML) senior leader and former Prime Minister Jhalnath Khanal, has said that the media has played important roles in democratic revolution in Nepal and South Korea. Leader Khanal is in South Korea for few days.
BIRTAMOD, March 4: CPN-UML senior leader Jhalanath Khanal has said that the constitution promulgated through the Constituent Assembly (CA) would fail if all three tiers of elections were not held by January 21, 2018.
PARSA, Nov 26: CPN-UML senior leader and former Prime Minister Jhalanath Khanal has said that the constitution amendment proposal to be introduced by the government will not be unacceptable to his party.
ILAM, Nov 19: Former Prime Minister and CPN (UML) senior leader Jhal Nath Khanal has presented 23 different public development plans to the District Development Committee (DDC), Ilam to be implemented in his constituency.
CHITWAN, Sept 15: Former Prime Minister and CPN-UML senior leader Jhala Nath Khanal today said that India visit of the Prime Minister of country is usually dragged into controversy due to failure to prepare necessary and adequate homework beforehand.
KATHMANDU, Sept 3: A meeting between senior leader of the CPN-UML and former Prime Minister Jhalanath Khanal and former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Saturday.
NEPALGUNJ, June 28: Former Prime Minister and CPN (UML) senior leader, Jhalanath Khanal, today laid the foundation stone for the construction of a weightlifting academy building at Nepalgunj stadium premises.