NC central committee meeting put off

April 12, 2021 12:25 pm

KATHMANDU, April 12: A Central Working Committee (CWC) meeting of Nepali Congress scheduled for today has been put off. The party had called the CWC meeting for 2 pm to discuss the formation of a new government under its leadership and the party’s 14th general convention.

DAMAULI, April 11: Senior leader of the Nepali Congress (NC), Ramchandra Poudel has said it is the responsibility of NC to save the parliamentary system in the country. The senior leader underscored the need for all-side efforts to foil the national and international machination, which he argued was aimed at destabilizing Nepal's parliamentary system.

KATHMANDU, April 7: Nepali Congress President and former Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the party and country have lost a capable leader in the demise of NC leader and former Minister Nabindra Raj Joshi.

KATHMANDU, April 4: Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has stressed the need for reviewing the common agenda of education as guaranteed in the constitution. It is necessary to review education to resolve the related problems, he said while addressing the inaugural ceremony of a meeting of the federal representatives of Nepal Teachers' Association here on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, March 27: The Nepali Congress (NC) has decided to fly the party flag at half-mast for three days to mourn the passing of its leader and former Minister Nabindra Raj Joshi.

KATHMANDU, March 27: The Nepali Congress (NC) is scheduled to hold an emergency central committee (CC) meeting on Saturday.

BIRATNAGAR, March 23: President of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), Sher Bahadur Deuba has made it clear that they will not join the government.

KATHMANDU, March 17: Nepali Congress (NC) leader and former minister Nabindra Raj Joshi, who is undergoing treatment for brain hemorrhage at Norvic International Hospital in the capital, is in critical condition, the hospital stated in a press release on Wednesday morning.

KATHMANDU, March 16: Nepali Congress (NC) is preparing to organize discussions in all seven provinces across the country on national education policy prepared by the party itself.

PARBAT, March 15: Senior leader of Nepali Congress (NC) Ramchandra Poudel said that thwarting an assault on constitution and parliament is the major responsibility of the NC rather than forming a  new government now.

BARA, March 14: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba on Sunday said that the NC should bear the responsibility to give an outlet to the country from the political chaos.

KATHMANDU, March 13: Nepali Congress (NC) senior leader Ramchandra Poudel has said it was unfortunate to defer the general convention of the party in one or another pretext.

KATHMANDU, March 9: President of the Nepali Congress, Sher Bahadur Deuba and Chairman of the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Center) held a meeting at the former’s Budhanilkantha-based residence on Tuesday.

BARA, March 5: Nepali Congress leader Prakash Man Singh has opined that the NC should remain in opposition rather joining government.

KATHMANDU, March 5: A parliamentary party meeting of the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) is currently underway. According to NC’s parliamentary party, the meeting began at 1PM at Lhotse Hall, Federal Parliament building, New Baneshwar.

CHITWAN, March 4: Joint General-Secretary of the Nepali Congress, Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat, has said that the decision of the Netra Bikram Chand-led group to follow the peaceful path after giving up arms is positive.

CHITWAN, March 4: Nepali Congress (NC) senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has said the NC could support the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Dahal-Nepal faction to form a government.

CHITWAN, March 3: Main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Dr Shashanka Koirala has said the party should be part of the new government to be formed in coalition with the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Dahal-Nepal group.

KATHMANDU, March 3: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has called its parliamentary party meeting on coming Friday.

Dr Shankar Uprety had a clinic in the northern part of Jhapa, where he provided free health service to poor people.

KATHMANDU, Feb 26: Nepali Congress leader Nabindra Raj Joshi, who underwent a surgery after suffering brain hemorrhage this morning, is in a critical condition, according to a doctor involved in his treatment.

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has summoned a meeting of its office-bearers this afternoon to discuss the evolving political situation after the Supreme Court reinstated the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: Former minister and a leader of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Lalbabu Pandit said that the NCP should not form a new government under the leadership of the Nepali Congress (NC).

ITAHARI, Feb 21: Senior leader of the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) Ram Chandra Poudel on Sunday said that Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is headed toward an authoritarian path and has the backing of NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba for that.

TRISHULI, Feb 19: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has urged all the cadres of his political party to gear up for the mid-term poll announced for coming April 30 and May 10 this year.

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: Nepali Congress (NC) has decided to hold the 14th general convention of the party from August 23.

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: A central working committee meeting of the main opposition Nepali Congress is taking place this afternoon.

SUNSARI, Feb 16: Dr Shekar Koirala, one of the key leaders of Nepali Congress, has said that the nation is facing a crisis due to an irresponsible move taken by President Bidya Devi Bhandari irrespective of her dignity and position.

KATHMANDU, Feb 15: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) is holding protests against the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR) in all 77 districts on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: The main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) has urged all democrats to join their protest demonstrations to be organised against the ‘unconstitutional’ dissolution of the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: A Central Working Committee (CWC) meeting of the main opposition, Nepali Congress, will take place coming Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has urged the government to hold talks with the Chinese side immediately to ensure smooth bilateral trade via the Rasuwagadhi-Kerung border point between the two countries.

Nepali Congress is putting its feet in two boats in its response to House dissolution. In other words, Congress is playing a politics of convenience but will it help?

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: Nepali Congress (NC) has maintained that it has no differences regarding its stand against the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR).

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has announced to stage fresh protest programs against Prime Minister KP Oli’s move to dissolve the House of Representatives (HoR).

MAHENDRANAGAR, Jan 23: Nepali Congress General Secretary Dr Shashanka Koirala has said that the midterm election in the stipulated time was not possible due to the growing political instability in the country.

NC leaders say they will support the NCP faction that gives the post of Chief Minister to the party.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: Nepali Congress (NC) has expressed serious concern over the stabbing of the party’s ward chairperson, Thar Bahadur Sahi along with four others in Aatbiskot Municipality-9 in Rukum Paschim with Knife on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: The main opposition Nepali Congress will organize protest programs in all 6,743 wards on Thursday against the government's decision to dissolve the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: In a continuation of a series of protests against the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR) by Prime Minister Oli, students affiliated to the Nepal Students Union (NSU), the student wing of Nepali Congress, on Tuesday took to streets to protest uniquely by shaving their heads.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Senior leader of Nepali Congress, Ramchandra Poudel, has said that the country's current priority should be safeguarding the constitution rather than going for elections.

CHITWAN, Jan 17: Nepali Congress senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel today stressed the need for all to unite to safeguard democracy.

KATHMANDU, Jan 16: The opposition Nepali Congress (NC), is staging a nationwide protest against the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR) in all 753 local units of the government on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 15: Students affiliated with the Nepal Students Union (NSU), a sister organization of the main opposition party Nepali Congress, held a tug of war in a symbolic protest at Matighar, Kathmandu, against the recent dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR).

Deuba asks party cadres and others not to exert undue pressure from the streets to the court on sub judice case

NC is conducting both the protest against the parliament dissolution and preparation of the mid-term election at same time

KATHMANDU, Jan 8: Nepali Congress (NC) is staging nationwide protests on Saturday against the government's move to dissolve the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, Dec 31: Nepali Congress (NC) marked the national unity and reconciliation day across the country by organizing several programmes today.

TANAHU, Dec 28: Senior leader of the Nepali Congress Ram Chandra Poudel said on Monday that he is upbeat about the revival of the House of Representatives (HoR).

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), on Monday held a mass demonstration in the capital city Kathmandu demanding the reinstatement of the House of Representatives (HoR).