KATHMANDU, August 1: Chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that overlooking the bad intentions and ideologies prevailing in the party is not possible in the name of maintaining unity.

Why NCP must not split

July 4, 2020 10:20 am

NCP should learn bitter lessons from the past, keep its house in order and focus on ending corruption and ensuring good governance.

KATHMANDU, July 4: The government’s decision to prorogue the house session has sparked a fresh debate - whether Prime Minister KP Oli will split the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP). There are also discussions at different platforms about what the political dispensation would be like if such a situation occurs.

KATHMANDU, June 13: Chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Dahal has said the government established after republican system is retrieving Nepal's territories which were lost during early days of the monarchy.

KATHMANDU, May 7: The Nepal Communist Party’s (NCP) intra-party dispute that seemingly came to an end has surfaced again after Prime Minister and the party's Chairman KP Sharma Oli expressed his unwillingness to convene a meeting of the party's Standing Committee.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Amid growing intra-party rifts, a meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Secretariat is taking place this evening.

KATHMANDU, April 30 : Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has offered to make the party's senior leader Bam Dev Gautam the new prime minister and Madhav Kumar Nepal the chairman in order to settle the intra-party disputes within the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP).

KATHMANDU, March 11: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has condemned an explosion of an improvised explosive device (IED) near the private residence of former Minister Gokul Prasad Baskota at Bhaktapur this morning.

CHITWAN, March 8: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has asked the party cadres not to get disturbed from the minor misunderstandings surfaced at the party's top leadership.

CHITWAN, Feb 28: Ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has clarified that the Prime Minister and party chair KP Sharma Oli will follow the party secretariat meeting decision of recommending its vice-chair Bamdev Gautam as a member of the National Assembly.

NAWALPUR, Feb 22: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that none in the party is privileged to make mistake(s).

CHITWAN, Feb 22: Chairman of ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) to be funded by the US government would be endorsed after making necessary amendments.

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: Executive Chairperson of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the communists in Nepal have the tendency of turning corrupt once they come in the power despite having a political background of contributing to revolutionary changes in the country.

SURKHET, Feb 19: Chairperson of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that no discussion was held to merge Banke and Bardiya districts in Karnali Province for the time being.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: The main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) has taken strong exception to the remarks of ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal that the late NC President Girija Prasad Koirala had requested him ‘to launch major offensives’ against government installations and security outposts.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Chairperson of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Thursday said that the things which used to be considered impossible have turned easy and possible only because of the right principle and leadership.

KATHMANDU, Feb 6: Newly-appointed British Ambassador to Nepal Nicola Pollitt paid a courtesy call on Nepal Communist Party Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda'.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: Chairperson of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the governing pattern of Nepal's communist forces is unique and has its own distinct features.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Nepali Congress president Sher Bahadur Deuba have held discussions in relation to the contemporary political situation of the country.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has urged the Chairman of Samajbadi Party Nepal and his former colleague Dr Baburam Bhattarai and a senior leader of the same party Ashok Rai to join his party instead of being role less in their party.

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: The statement of ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal in public that he takes responsibility for the killing of 5,000 people in the course of the decade-long Maoist armed insurgency and that he would secure the early release of someone convicted for the Tikapur massacre has stirred serious debate in the legal fraternity.

: The inter-country Tarai Arc Conservation Programme has been implemented in Sauraha of Chitwan. Former Prime Minister and ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' inaugurated the programme this morning

Smita is the granddaughter of Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

Nepali Parkour athlete Dinesh Sunar has conferred a world record certificate for the third time in the Guinness Book of World Records

KATHMANDU, Sept 23: Chairperson of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has stressed on the clarity of vision in the party-line to set up a foundation to socialism.

JHAPA, Sept 14: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) chair and former Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said people's faith and trust on the Communist movement is further deepening and a Communist government will lead the country for the next 50 years.

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: Chairperson of ruling Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal said that there was no alternative to strengthening the current governance system and serving people.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: Chairperson of the ruling Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal has urged the Chinese government, traders and investors to invest in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Chairperson of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal said that his party would try its best to implement the constitution.

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: Chairperson of ruling Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal has urged the concerned stakeholders to contribute honestly for the qualitative development of the education sector.

OKHALDHUNGA, May 30: Former Prime Minister as well as Chairperson of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that only agreement and understanding can lead the country toward prosperity.

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Prachanda’s plans

September 18, 2018 01:30 am

An imaginary set of ideas to help Prachanda, his government and broader political leadership complete the economic part of the unfinished revolution

CHITWAN, April 25: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that an integrated development model is being prepared by incorporating Chitwan and neighboring districts.

Religion keeps society calm: Prachanda

February 5, 2018 19:22 pm

CHITWAN, Feb 5: CPN (Maoist Center) chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that the religion helps keep people and society decent and calm.

I am Prachanda

November 28, 2017 01:30 am

A directly elected executive with singular authority over government functioning would bring much-needed stability and cut horse-trading.

KATHANDU, Nov 16: Forest and soil conservation Minister Bikram Pandey has accused that Maiost centre chair Puspakamal Dahal 'Prachanda' is selling old paper and empty bottle.

CHITWAN, Nov 15: CPN (Maoist Center) Charman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has vowed to provide houses to landless squatters and employments to the needy to garner support from the voters.

CHITWAN, Nov 15: CPN (Maoist Center) Charman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has vowed to provide houses to landless squatters and employments to the needy to garner support from the voters.

KATHMANDU, May 28: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' on May 24 announced his resignation after serving slightly more than nine months in office, thereby leaving a blueprint for political propriety and exhibiting a level of statesmanship in the country.

TILOTTAMA, April 7: Former Finance Minister and CPN (Maoist Center) leader Barshaman Pun has said the incumbent government will bring the budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

Prachanda the statesman

September 24, 2016 00:35 am

Prime Minister Prachanda is emerging out of the old mould and embracing the new matrix of international relations

Prachanda is poised to become the country's Prime Minister for a second time. His first innings as Nepal's chief executive had ended as a nightmare. But there is no reason he cannot begin afresh.