KATHMANDU, May 11: Arguing that some “invisible forces” within the country were involved in delaying completion of the Melamchi Drinking Water Project, ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the top leadership of the party is mulling a intervention from a high level to break the stalemate .

KATHMANDU, May 7: Chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) and former Prime Minister, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, has said that the policies and programs that the government has presented had addressed the people's desire and aspirations to the maximum.

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KATHMANDU, April 30: Nepal Communist Party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has expressed unhappiness over the working style of the Province 2 government.

KATHMANDU, April 27: Nepal Communist Party chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal said sports has pivotal role in maintaining good health and discipline as well as establishing the country's identify of country.

KATHMANDU, April 22: The Nepal Communist Party has concluded its lower level party unification. The unification comes 11 months after the then parties – CPN-UML and Maoist Center’s merger.

CHITWAN, April 21: Former Prime Minister and Nepal Communist Party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said cooperatives' role should be augmented to ensure economic prosperity and socialism-oriented State with social justice.

KATHMANDU, April 16: Nepal Communist Party chairmen KP Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal have initiated backdoor negotiations to bring disgruntled leaders on board the party merger process after the duo reached an understanding to wrap up the remaining work of the party unification.

KATHMANDU, April 2: Nepal Communist Party’s co-chairperson, Pushpa Kamal Dahal said that he’d provide Rs. 500,000 to family members of the deceased.

KATHMANDU, April 1: Chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has expressed bitterness over the attempt of the Nepali community in the US to vilify him during his recent visit to Washington DC for the treatment of his ailing spouse.

KATHMANDU, March 25: Co-chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal held a meeting with United States Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Alice G. Wells on Monday.

KATHMANDU, March 20: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal will face ‘no trouble’ in the US even as a complaint has been filed with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) against him as a ‘terrorist’,  diplomatic sources said.

KATHMANDU, March 18: Ruling Nepal Communist Party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal, his wife Sita along with their daughter Ganga and son-in-law left for the USA on Sunday evening for Sita’s treatment at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore.

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KATHMANDU, March 17: Co-chairperson of Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal said that his visit to the United States was personal than political.

KATHMANDU, March 15: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has disclosed that government agencies have informed him about the plans of the outlawed outfit led by Netra Bikram Chand to assassinate him.

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KATHMANDU, March 12: Sources close to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said that there was a possibility of relieving some ministers to ensure effective delivery of services to the people. The statement comes at a time when the Oli led government is facing criticism for lacklustre performance.

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Senior NCP leaders also appear divided over a possible solution. NCP Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Monday said the government was looking for 'administrative solutions' to the problem without further explanation.

NCP Chair Dahal meets bereaved families

February 28, 2019 12:40 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: Chairperson of Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal has extended condolences to the bereaved family of Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Rabindra Adhikari, who was killed in a helicopter crash on Wednesday.

GORKHA Feb 27: Communist Party of Nepal Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal said the construction of Budhigandaki Hydro as a national pride project will gain momentum.

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Nepal Communist Party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Tuesday said that the government was sincere about concluding the remaining work of the peace process by punishing perpetrators of atrocities committed during the decade-long insurgency.

Beyond statement

February 17, 2019 02:00 am

Dahal’s bid to support another parasitic and decaying communist regime is not based on heartfelt belief of global communist solidarity. It is rather a matter of political expediency

Dahal woos Madhes with amendment talk

February 12, 2019 06:30 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: Dahal's fresh promise on amendment has been seen as an effort to mend ties with Madhesi voters, many of whom are still unhappy with his role during the constitution drafting process.

Divided they fall

February 11, 2019 05:00 am

The relation between Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli and his Co-chairman of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal is apparently fraught in the past few days.

MAKAWANPUR, Feb 11: Nepal Communist Party senior leader Madhav Kumar Nepal on Sunday urged the party leaders not to rake up the Venezuela row anymore.

KATHMANDU, Feb 8: Co-chairperson of Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal cautioned that the government's failure to fully implement the constitution and the comprehensive peace accord could invite another conflict, much graver than the 10-year insurgency, in the country.

KATHMANDU, Feb 8: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) leaders continue to remain divided over plans to dissolve a high-level unification taskforce after it failed to finalize the merger of lower committees and sister wings within the given deadline.

KATHMANDU, Feb 8: At a time when it has already caused diplomatic tension between Kathmandu and Washington DC, the statement issued by Pushpa Kamal Dahal, one of the two chairmen of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP), on the ongoing political crisis in Venezuela has also soured relations between the two top leaders of the ruling party.

CHITWAN, Feb 7: Co-chairperson of Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal has reiterated his stance on Venezuela issue. He added that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs had furnished a clarification to the Embassy of America in line with his own statement.

KATHMANDU, Feb 7: The statement issued by the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal regarding the ongoing political crisis in Venezuela has continued to trigger debates at home.

Stay out of Venezuela

February 5, 2019 02:00 am

Nepalis started googling Venezuela soon after Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda,’ chairman of Nepal Communist Party (NCP), issued a statement on January 25 sharply criticizing America’s “imperialist intervention” in that country.

FEB 2: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

February 2, 2019 18:00 pm

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KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Refuting suggestions by a section of the media that he was misled by his aides into issuing the controversial January 25 statement on the Venezuelan crisis, Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Friday said he stands by the statement.

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: The personal secretariat of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has stated that its attention was drawn seriously on the news report regarding the press release issued by the Chair Dahal on unfolding political situation of Venezuela. The secretariat argued the news report was distorted.

KATHMANDU, Jan12: Nepal Communist Party (NCP)'s chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has pledged to do his best (on his behalf) to formulate a national book policy and bring it into practice effectively.

RUPANDEHI, Jan 6: Ruling Nepal Communist Party chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the government should not overlook its weakness.

BHAKTAPUR, Jan 4: CPN Chairperson and former Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the medical grant being provided by the government to the disadvantaged people for treatment will be increased to Rs 500,000.

DEC 26: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

December 26, 2018 18:00 pm

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KATHMANDU, Dec 26: Pushpa Kamal Dahal, co-chairperson of Nepal Communist Party, said that it would take time to develop a democratic system and values as the country took its course towards development and prosperity.  Dahal defended the government's slow-start as he admitted "certain faults" within the system.

DEC 25: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

December 25, 2018 18:00 pm

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CHITWAN, Dec 25: Pushpa Kamal Dahal, co-chairperson of Nepal Communist Party said that the government must not show favoritism to any religion. He added that the constitution also respected religious freedom and that all believers of religion needed to be treated equally.

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Prime Minister and ruling Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) Chair KP Sharma Oli has argued that they (he and another chair of the party Pushpa Kamal Dahal) had performed exemplarily.

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: Chairperson of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Tuesday claimed that the big media houses of the country have been captured by brokers and capitalists.

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Chairman of the Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal , has said the government has begun implementing citizen’s fundamental rights of education and health.

KAWASOTI, Nov 30: Chairman of the ruling communist party of Nepal (CPN) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the recently launched contribution based social security scheme was of long-term importance.

NCP calls secretariat meeting

November 22, 2018 09:15 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: The Nepal Communist Party has called a secretariat meeting at 4 PM today at the Prime Minister's residence, Baluwatar. The meeting comes after 21 central committee members submitted a letter to the two chairpersons, KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

CHITWAN, Nov 21: Nepal Communist Party's chairperson Pusha Kamal Dahal has claimed that the state of conflict-victims had improved compared to the past.

DOLAKHA, Nov 18: On Saturday, Communist Party of Nepal Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal was invited to attend an inauguration of a football tournament in Dolakha organized in memory of his deceased son Prakash. The communist leader, who is renowned for his energy to give prolonged speeches in stages, however struggled for words this time.