PHUNGLING, May 17: Nepali Congress (NC) registered its victory in Phungling Municipality, the only municipality in Taplejung district.

KATHMANDU, May 16: Nepali Congress (NC) candidate Laxman Shahi has been elected to the post ofChairperson of Hima Rural Municipality of Jumla district. Shahi won 1,872 votes to beat his nearest rival Ammaraj Shahi of the CPN (Maoist Center) who received 1,423 votes.

RAUTAHAT, May 16: Police shot two rounds of aerial shots in Sarlahi today, after a dispute broke out over the result of vote counting. Tensions have intensified in the district since the polling day on May 13.

KATHMANDU, May 10: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has appealed to one and all to actively participate in the May 13 local level election, vote for NC candidates and make them victorious.

KATHMANDU, May 10: Nepali Congress (NC) Spokesperson Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat has said the promotion of good governance and achievement of prosperity is possible under the NC’s leadership.

ROLPA, May 10: As many as two members of the Nepali Congress (NC) were injured after some cadres of CPN (Maoist Center) attacked them with sharp weapons including a Khukuri in Gangadev Rural Municipality at around 8PM on Monday.

KATHMANDU, May 9: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has publicly shown his support to rebel candidate Laxmi Satgauwa for the post of vice chairperson of Kailari Rural Municipality of Kailali district.

KATHMANDU, May 8: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba including top leaders of the ruling five-party alliance are scheduled to address an election mass meeting in Pokhara today.

CHITWAN, May 7: As many as 136 cadres and members of Nepali Congress (NC) have resigned from the party in Chitwan district. Leaders including NC Chitwan leader and independent mayoral candidate of Bharatpur Metropolis Jagannath Poudel resigned after the party took action against them. They claim that the NC had become stronger than ever in Chitwan due to the candidacy of Jagannath Poudel.

PM Deuba arrives in Butwal

May 7, 2022 12:41 pm

LUMBINI, May 7: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has arrived in Butwal to address an election rally organized by the five-party coalition today.

JANAKPURDHAM, May 7: Senior leaders of the five-party alliance, including Nepali Congress (NC) President and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, are set to arrive at Janakpurdham in Dhanusha today.

KATHMANDU, May 6: Ruling Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Gagan Thapa has said that CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has no moral basis to ask for votes.

KATHMANDU, May 6: A team of Nepali Congress (NC) District Working Committee of Chitwan submitted a letter to NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba among other office bearers of the party on Thursday. In the letter, the committee has demanded that the NC be given the post of mayor of Bharatpur Metropolis.

KATHMANDU, May 6: Former Prime Minister and CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has called on the public to vote for UML candidates in the upcoming local level election in order to bring an end to corruption in the country.

KATHMANDU, May 4: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has published the schedule for its election campaigns and assemblies for the May 13 local election.

KATHMANDU, May 3: Actor Bhuwan KC has joined the Nepali Congress (NC) party amid a program held at the official residence of Prime Minister and NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba in Baluwatar on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, May 1: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Shekhar Koirala has termed today’s appointment of IGP of Nepal Police by his own party-led government as “a mockery of law”.

KATHMANDU, April 30: Senior leader of Nepali Congress (NC) Ram Chandra Poudel has accused CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli of forming an alliance with corrupts.

KATHMANDU, April 29: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has urged its ‘rebel’ cadres and leaders to withdraw their candidatures within the stipulated time (5 PM today) if they have registered a rebel candidacy against the party's official candidate for the upcoming local level election slated for May 13.

KATHMANDU, April 27: Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Gagan Kumar Thapa has urged the party’s leaders and cadres to withdraw their independent candidacies by respecting the party’s decision in the local level elections slated for May 13.

The ruling alliance Nepali Congress (NC), CPN (Maoist Center), CPN (Unified Socialist) and the opposition CPN-UML and RPP are contesting in the district for the upcoming local polls. However, the NC, the Maoists and the Unified Socialist have formed an alliance in two places while a Maoist-Socialist alliance has been formed in the remaining local units.

KATHMANDU, April 25: Nepali Congress (NC) has decided to field candidacy of Sirjana Singh as the Mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City, Nagesh Koirala as the Mayor of Biratnagar Metropolitan City and Chiribabu Maharjan as the Mayor of Lalitpur.

KATHMANDU, April 25: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) and the main opposition party CPN-UML have finalized the names of mayoral and deputy mayoral candidates for four municipalities in Bhaktapur.

KATHMANDU, April 25: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has assured people to take a lead role in building an equitable society by bringing positive changes in their lives while taking ownership of the constitution and its provisions.

KATHMANDU, April 23: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakashman Singh said NC would move ahead with the campaign to bring economic revolution in the country.

KATHMANDU, April 19: Nepali Congress President and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has claimed that a conspiracy is being hatched to break the current ruling alliance government.

KATHMANDU, April 19: In view of the upcoming local level election, the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has established a 'province desk' under the coordination of General Secretary Bishwa Prakash Sharma.

KATHMANDU, April 14: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Dr Shekhar Koirala has said that everyone should be involved in the campaign to help the party win the upcoming three-tier election.

KATHMANDU, April 14: Nepali Congress (NC) has said its manifesto for the upcoming local election has reached the final stage.

KATHMANDU, April 13: A meeting of the Nepali Congress (NC) Central Working Committee is being held today to discuss the local level election, candidate selection and the party's election manifesto.

KATHMANDU, April 12: Nepali Congress leader Dr Shekhar Koirala has accused the government of being irresponsible on their part by suspending the governor of Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) for not coordinating with the finance minister.

KATHMANDU, April 11: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has claimed that the action taken against Governor Maha Prasad Adhikari of Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) was a positive one.

BIRATNAGAR, April 8: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Dr Shekhar Koirala has urged the leaders and cadres to forget the bitterness of the party’s General Convention and move ahead united.

KATHMANDU, April 5: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has nominated 28 members to the party's 'Local-Level Election-2079 Manifesto Preparation Committee'.

KATHMANDU, April 2: Nepali Congress Spokesperson Dr. Prakash Sharan Mahat has said that the allegation made by CPN-UML Chairman KP Oli that Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba ignored him before his visit was false. Spokesperson Mahat made the remarks during a program organized in Kathmandu on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, April 2: Nepali Congress (NC) senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has said that there will be a need-based electoral alliance among coalition partners in the upcoming elections.

KAVREPALANCHOWK, March 31: General Secretary of Nepali Congress Bishwo Prakash Sharma has said electoral alliance is not compulsory, but it could be forged based on local needs and aspirations of party leaders and cadres. He made the remarks during a meeting of cadres organized by the NC district committee on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, March 29: A delegation from Nuwakot led by Nepali Congress (NC) Spokesperson Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat today called on Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and apprised him of several issues faced by the district.

KATHMANDU, March 29: The Nepali Congress (NC) is set to make a decision on forming an electoral alliance involving the current ruling coalition for the upcoming local level elections.

KATHMANDU, March 27: NC will decide on whether to form an electoral alliance with coalition partners tomorrow: Spokesperson Mahat

KATHMANDU, March 23: Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Gagan Kumar Thapa has stressed the need for formulating an Act for the operation of higher education in the country.

KATHMANDU, March 22: The Loktantrik Samajbadi Party (LSP) is likely to join the Sher Bahadur Deuba-led government soon.

LAMJUNG, March 22: Nepali Congress (NC) senior leader Ramchandra Poudel has spoken about the need for depoliticizing development endeavors.

DAMAULI, March 22: Senior leader of the Nepali Congress, Ramchandra Poudel has said an electoral alliance could be forged based on the need at the local level. The ruling alliance must be kept intact, he said, arguing that NC also needs cooperation from the alliance.

KATHMANDU, March 21: Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Bishwa Prakash Sharma has said that the NC is determined to lead the country in the right way. Talking to media persons today, Sharma said that the focus of NC and the government is on leading the country in the right direction through elections.

DAMAULI, March 21: Senior Nepali Congress (NC) leader Ram Chandra Poudel has said that a development campaign was launched in the country under the leadership of the NC.

KATHMANDU, March 20: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakashman Singh has said foreign assistance by any country would be acceptable provided that it is in the interest of the nation and its people.

KATHMANDU, March 20: Minister for Home Affairs, Bal Krishna Khand has said that the US-funded Millenium Challenge Corporation (MCC) compact agreement was introduced because it is in favor of the country.

BUTWAL, March 18: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that whether the current ruling coalition will remain intact in the upcoming election will depend on the behavior of the Nepali Congress (NC).

KATHMANDU, March 15: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakashman Singh has said the party should select its candidates for the upcoming local-level elections in a rational and unanimous manner.