KATHMANDU, July 24: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has postponed its ward-level convention due to serious disputes seen in the distribution of the party’s active membership.

KATHMANDU, July 22: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has decided not to hold any official party meeting at the Prime Minister’s residence in Baluwatar.

The Accidental Prime Minister

July 22, 2021 13:14 pm

With mere 63 seats in parliament which has 275 seats, the Nepali Congress party (23%) was not even fit for an opposition, forget heading the government. But the unfolding of political events and circumstances pushed Deuba to head a wobbling government that could easily fall apart with no reasons rather than holding together with a purpose.

KATHMANDU, July 18: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has issued a whip to its lawmakers to attend today’s House of Representatives (HoR) meeting and vote in favor of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba.

KATHMANDU, July 18: The parliamentary party meeting of the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has begun at New Baneshwar.

KATHMANDU, July 14: Nepali Congress (NC) Vice President Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar, who had been facing a corruption charge on Lalita Niwas land grab scam, has been released on bail.

The Nepali Congress (NC) has blamed the government for not making any efforts to resolve the problems even after an agitation launched by doctors, students and staff of the BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS), putting forth various demands, continues for around a month.

KATHMANDU, June 29: Three senior leaders of the Nepali Congress (NC) - Bimalendra Nidhi, Dr Shashank Koirala and Prakash Man Singh - have held a lunch meeting at the residence of Singh in Chaksibari on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, June 16: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has directed the party leaders and cadres to get engaged in the relief and rescue works in the flood-ravaged areas.

KATHMANDU, June 13: The Nepali Congress (NC) Central Committee meeting is to be held this Thursday. The meeting will be held at the party's central office in Sanepa at 2PM on June 17, according to a statement issued by the party's central office Chief Secretary Krishna Prasad Poudel.

KATHMANDU, May 23: Three cadres of Nepali Congress (NC) were arrested in front of the President’s Office at Sital Niwas, while protesting against the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Sunday.

Deuba summons NC meeting

May 22, 2021 09:04 am

KATHMANDU, May 22: Sher Bahadur Deuba, president of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), has summoned its office bearers’ meeting today.

KATHMANDU, May 21: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has begun preparations to impeach President Bidya Devi Bhandari.

NC demands action against PM Oli

May 20, 2021 13:57 pm

KATHMANDU, May 20: The main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC), on Thursday, registered a complaint against Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Education Minister Krishna Gopal Shrestha for violating the election code of conduct.

KATHMANDU, May 20: The main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) has drawn the attention of the government over the second wave of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country.

KATHMANDU, May 15: Nepali Congress (NC) Vice President Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar is bereaved of his wife.

KATHMANDU, May 13: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), which earlier decided to form a new government under its leadership, has concluded that the formation of an alternative government is not possible.

KATHMANDU, May 11: President of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), Sher Bahadur Deuba has called a meeting of the office bearers of the party on Tuesday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, May 10: Three opposition parties in parliament have asked President Bidya Devi Bhandari to initiate the process to form a new government as per Article 76(2) of the Constitution of Nepal.

KATHMANDU, May 4: While concluding that the announcement of Prime Minister K P Oli to seek vote of confidence in the parliament is guided by a conspiracy to bypass the parliment, the main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), has decided to thwart any such conspiracy.

KATHMANDU, April 30: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), President Sher Bahadur Deuba has claimed that the decision of the government to enforce prohibitory order in Kathmandu for two weeks has increased the threat of further spreading the COVID-19 infection in districts that still have fewer cases of this viral disease.

KATHMANDU, April 28: The main opposition, Nepali Congress (NC) has postponed the scheduled meeting of its Central Working Committee (CWC) until further notice after some CWC members tested positive for COVID-19.

NC and Maoist Center expedite preparations to introduce no-confidence motion against Chief Minister Gurung within a few days

KATHMANDU, April 11: Nepali Congress is holding its office-bearers’ meeting in the capital on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, April 9: A three-party meeting held among the top leaders of the Nepali Congress (NC), CPN (Maoist Center) and Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) to form a coalition government under the leadership of NC has ended on a ‘positive note’.

KATHMANDU, April 7: The main opposition, Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has called a meeting of three political parties represented in the parliament for Friday to discuss about the formation of new government.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Senior leader of the main opposition, Nepali Congress (NC), Ram Chandra Paudel has announced to sponsor a vote of no-confidence against Prime Minister K P Oli “if he does not step down voluntarily”.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has challenged the opposition parties to withdraw their support to his government.

NC demands resignation of PM Oli

April 3, 2021 08:28 am

NC to take initiative to form a new government under its own leadership.

KATHMANDU, March 29: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), has asked the government to arrest those behind the murder of two NC activists in Baglung district on Sunday.

NC leader Joshi passes away

March 26, 2021 21:29 pm

KATHMANDU, March 26: Nepali Congress(NC) leader Nabindra Raj Joshi has passed away Friday evening

KATHMANDU, March 24: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has called a meeting of its Central Working Committee on April 2.

RAUTAHAT, March 3: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur has said he has been making efforts to free suspended member of parliament, Mohammad Aftab Alam even as his case is sub judice.

Urges govt not to interfere in university’s autonomy and decision-making process

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has asked Prime Minister K P Oli to either prove the support of the majority of the 275-member parliament in his favor or step down from the post of prime minister.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that NC welcomes the verdict of the Supreme Court to reinstate the parliament that was dissolved by Prime Minister K P Oli.

Deuba urges EC to settle authenticity dispute of NCP at the earliest to facilitate the polls within the stipulated dates

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: Nepali Congress (NC) has urged the government to intensify investigation into rape and murder case of Bhagarathi Bhatta and book those involved in the case as soon as possible.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Nepali Congress (NC) is holding its central committee meeting at the party’s Central Office in Sanepa on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 3: Nepal’s oldest democratic party Nepali Congress (NC) has unveiled programs of nation-wide protests against the dissolution of the House of Representative on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 31: Police have arrested a person who allegedly criticized a Nepal Communist Party(NCP) leader close to Prime Minister KP Oli.

Deuba appeals to party rank and file to join mass protests against parliament dissolution on Monday

KATHMANDU, Dec 24: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), has decided to stage protests in all 165 electoral constituencies across the country on Monday (December 28) against the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR).

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC) has called an all-party meeting to forge a common strategy to fight back the 'unconstitutional' move of Prime Minister K P Oli to dissolve the parliament.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Hours after Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli decided to dissolve parliament, president of the main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) Sher Bahadur Deuba is holding a meeting with NC leaders at 1 pm today.

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: The president of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), Sher Bahadur Deuba has decided not to attend the Constitutional Council (CC) meeting scheduled for Sunday.

NC leader Sitaula catches COVID-19

December 12, 2020 11:14 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: Nepali Congress(NC) leader Krishna Prasad Sitaula has tested positive for the COVID-19.

Deuba has asked the government to immediately release Paudel or be ready to face any consequences arising out of this incident.

KATHMANDU, Nov 23: The Election Commission (EC)  has appointed Mohan Prasad Pandey as a lawmaker of the House of Representatives. The post had fallen vacant after the sudden death of Nepali Congress (NC) lawmaker Surya Bahadur KC.

KATHMANDU, Nov 13: Nepali Congress (NC) has decided to appoint former Rashtriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) leader Sunil Bahadur Thapa, who joined NC a little more than three months ago, as the party’s Joint-General Secretary.