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.

Maoist leader lambasts govt

September 1, 2016 21:27 pm

KATHMANDU, Sep 1: A leader of the ruling CPN (Maoist Center) has criticized the government for failure to bust the syndicates in rural transport, the delay in earthquake grant distribution, and other issues.

BHADRAPUR (Jhapa), Aug 28: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Krishna Prasad Sitaula today said that all political parties should stand together for the development of the country as the issue is a common agenda of all.

KATHMANDU, Aug 16: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, who is also the chair of the CPN (Maoist Centre), has stated that the country lost a promising leader with the demise of former Minister of State for Finance, Hariraj Khewa.

PARSA, Aug 12: CPN-UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal has said the neighbors should not interfere with Nepal's internal affairs.

BHAKTAPUR, Aug 6: Nepali Congress (NC) central member Arjun Narsingh KC has said that the selection of ministers should in no way be based on intra-party factional sharing.

KATHMANDU, July 24: Participating in the parliamentary debate on the no-confidence motion registered by some political parties including the main opposition Nepali Congress and CPN (Maoist Center) against Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, NC senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel stressed on continuing the culture of consensus and partnership even after the formation of the new government.

KATHMANDU, July 23: Sarbendra Nath Shukla of Tarai Madhes Loktantrik Party has said they have not rejected the constitution entirely, but have concerns over some discriminatory articles.

LONDON, July 14: Theresa May entered No. 10 Downing St., on Wednesday as Britain's new prime minister, following a bittersweet exit by David Cameron that was tinged with humor and regret.

KATHMANDU, July 10: CPN-UML leader Shankar Pokhrel has made it clear that there was not any gentlemen agreement with the CPN (Maoist-Centre) except the nine-point deal.

KATHMANDU, July 8: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Bijay Jolly has said that the key to break the deadlock seen in the Nepali politics is in Kathmandu, not in Delhi.

KATHMANDU, July 7: Japanese ambassador to Nepal Masashi Ogawa has called on Nepali Congress senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel at latter's residence at Bohoratar in the capital today.

KATHMANDU, July 3: Senior leader of the CPN (UML), Jhalanath Khanal, has said that his party was always ready to hold discussion regarding the national consensus government.

KATHMANDU, July 2: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakash Man Singh today said that it would be a true tribute to the late former Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala once the constitution is put into practice fully.

KATHMANDU, June 28: Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli has said that people's leader the late Madan Bhandari was a patriotic and national development oriented figure.

LONDON, June 24: It's often said that David Cameron is a lucky politician who has seemed to coast through politics on instinct and charm during a career that has culminated in six years as British prime minister

BHAKTAPUR, June 24: Nepali Congress leader Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat has said that his party's first priority was to expedite reconstruction projects.

RAJBIRAJ, June 19: Saptari police has arrested Yasbant Singh, former general secretary of Sadbhwana Party (SP), on the charge of sexually abusing and trying to traffic a woman.

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 19: The party of Malaysia's scandal-tainted Prime Minister Najib Razak has won two parliamentary by-elections in a landslide, further strengthening his rule despite corruption allegations.

DHADING, June 18: CPN-UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that the populist budget brought by the incumbent government will face challenges in course of the implementation.