KATHMANDU, Feb 16: Co-chairman of ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Saturday stressed the unity among the political parties to steer the country toward the path of development and prosperity.

BHAKTAPUR, Dec 22: Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Ishwor Pokhrel has underscored the need of unity among all political parties for the social development.

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Nepali Congress (NC) top leaders have vowed to reinstate the party as the largest in the country in the next elections through strengthening of internal unity and by breathing new life into the party rank and file.

KATHMANDU, Nov 8: Senior leader of the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN), Jhalanath Khanal, has said that there should be unity and collaboration between ruling and opposition parties in nation building campaign.

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has stressed unity among the political parties to lead the nation towards development and prosperity.

News article unites a couple

October 8, 2018 06:00 am

GORKHA, Oct 8: Srijana Ale, 20, an unmarried mother of a one-month-old newborn, has been united with her beloved on Sunday after Republica daily recently published a story about her struggles after the child's father disowned them.

CAIRO, Aug1 : A delegation of senior Hamas leaders arrived in Cairo on Monday for talks with Egyptian officials regarding Palestinian reconciliation, Hamas spokesperson Fawzy Barhoum said in a statement.

DALLAS, June 10: A site acquired by Henry Ford in 1914 for his automobile assembly plant and converted into a Bomb producing factory with the turn of World War II was the venue for Nepathya’s maiden show in Dallas of Texas, USA.

KATHMANDU, May 20: A storm is brewing in the newly-formed Nepal Communist Party (NCP) amid allegation that some second-rung leaders from the erstwhile CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) received “an unfair advantage” in the merger between the two parties.

KATHMANDU, May 19: Shanti Jirel Pakhrin was in the first month of pregnancy when her husband, Buddhiman Pakhrin, was brutally killed by the then rebel CPN-Maoist on the charge of not providing donation to the party. Pakhrin, the then chairperson of Thulopatal VDC was killed in Syauli Bazaar of Dolakha district in December 2002, seven days after he was abducted.

Oli, Dahal reiterate party unity

April 23, 2018 06:25 am

KATHMANDU, April 23: The CPN-UML and the CPN (Maoist Center) will become one sooner or later, top leaders of the two parties said on Sunday.

No progress in talks on left unity

April 22, 2018 06:53 am

KATHMANDU, April 22: The third day of talks between top guns of the CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) ended inconclusively on Saturday as differences over power sharing and rotation of premiership continue to hinder unification efforts between the two ruling parties.

KATHMANDU, April 22: The third day of talks between top guns of the CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) ended inconclusively on Saturday as differences over power sharing and rotation of premiership continue to hinder unification efforts between the two ruling parties.

Unity for defense

April 19, 2018 01:00 am

All security forces and organs should function in unified command control system in case of crisis or emergency

KATHMANDU, April 18: Talks between leaders of the CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) on Tuesday failed to make headway as deadlock continues over the latter's demand for a dignified merger.

KATHMANDU, April 12: Much-anticipated high-level talks between the CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) planned for Tuesday was postponed to Wednesday and then postponed again signaling possible delays in likelihood of a final deal on  left unification on the proposed date.

Meeting announced after President scheduled to meet with leaders from Qatar in a bid to resolve Gulf crisis

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: Nepali Congress General Secretary Dr Sashank Koirala has said the party should be taken ahead with utmost unity.

CHITWAN, Feb 13: CPN (MC) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the party's unity with the CPN-UML will be finalized tomorrow.

Party unity almost finalized: Sharma

February 6, 2018 19:30 pm

SURKHET, Feb 6: CPN (Maoist Center) leader Janardan Sharma has said that party unification between his party and CPN-UML was almost finalized with only the formalization part left.

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: The alliance between the CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) would remain intact even if the current efforts to unify the two parties before the formation of the new government failed to materialize.

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: CPN (UML) Vice-Chairman Bamdev Gautam has stated that the party unity with CPN (Maoist Center) will be on February second week.

Dahal says left unity in next few days

February 2, 2018 06:00 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: The proposed unification between the CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center), Nepal's two major parties, would take place in the next few days, Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said, hinting at a possibility of a tentative deal on l the ft merger before the formation of the new government.

CHITWAN, Jan 27: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said his party was making efforts to finalize unity with the UML before the formation of the new government.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: North Korean Ambassador to Nepal Kim Yong-hak paid a courtesy call on CPN (Maoist Center) chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Sunday at party office Parisdanda.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli and CPN (Maoist-Centre) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal held a discussion to expedite the process of unifying their parties.

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: A meeting held between the CPN (UML) chair KP Sharma Oli and CPN (Maoist Center) chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal at Oli's residence Balkot on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 15: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the Nepal Constitution has enshrined adequate provisions for the development and uplift of all indigenous nationalities, religions and communities.

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: The UML has proposed to CPN (Maoist Center) to go into a merger with 60:40 percent split in leadership and organization as the two parties expedite backdoor negotiations with view to finalize tentative framework of unification before the formation of new government.

KATHMANDU, Jan 2: A secretariat meeting of the CPN (Maoist Center) has dwelled on the unification with the CPN-UML at the Khumaltar-based residence of Maoist Center Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) have held a meeting at Balkot in Baktapur on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: CPN-UML leader Lal Babu Pandit has said the coming leftist government would be led by KP Oli.

GORKHA, Dec 25: Senior leader of the CPN (Maoist Centre) Narayan Kaji Shrestha has said the people's mandate which the leftist parties have got from across the country through the elections was in favor of party unification.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20 : The formal process of party unification of CPN(UML) and CPN (Maoist Center) will begin from Friday.  The party Unity Coordination Committee of the left alliance comprising UML and Maoist Centre leaders is to be held on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 19: CPN (Maoist Center) chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has been urged to take the unification process immediately between the party and CPN-UML to a logical conclusion.

People have endorsed left unity: Dahal

December 17, 2017 04:30 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 17: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has stressed institutionalizing the unity between his party and the CPN-UML, stating that it has been endorsed by the people through the election.

High court acquits Unity Life promoters

November 22, 2017 06:37 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: The Patan High Court  recently acquitted the promoters of the controversial Unity Life International Limited,  overturning  four-year-old jail sentences imposed on them  by Lalitpur District Court for fraud.

RATNANAGAR, Nov 13: Chairman of the CPN (Maoist Center), Pushpa Kamal Dahal, has said it was a baseless rumour that the party would be unified with other left ones before elections.

BARCELONA, Oct 29: Hundreds of thousands who want Catalonia to remain part of Spain rallied in downtown Barcelona on Sunday, two days after a separatist majority in Catalonia’s parliament exacerbated a political crisis by voting for the wealthy region to secede.

AUSTIN, TEXAS, Oct 22: The five living former presidents put aside politics and appeared together for the first time since 2013 at a concert on Saturday to raise money for victims of devastating hurricanes in Texas, Florida, Louisiana, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

KATHMANDU, Oct 11: The CPN (Maoist Center) and the CPN (Samyukta) have been united on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has revealed that he was the one from the party to float the proposal of unity with the CPN (UML).

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: A meeting of the Nepali Congress central committee today discussed the issues of candidate nomination process and its criteria for the forthcoming elections to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies slated for late this year.

LUMBINI, Oct 3: Nepali Congress ( NC) General-Secretary Dr Shashank Koirala has underscored the need for all the democratic forces in the country to forge unity and move ahead in unison for the greater good of the country.

Unity in adversity

August 15, 2017 01:00 am

Let’s join hands to turn this challenge in the form of massive floods in Tarai into an opportunity to unite the whole country.

KATHMANDU, June 15: The decision to postpone the second phase of the local level elections in Province 2 will weaken national unity and boost the morale of separatists, the main opposition CPN-UML said on Thursday as it criticized the government's last-minute decision to defer the polls in Province 2.

KATHMANDU, June 15: Main opposition CPN-UML has taken strong objection to the decision of the ruling Nepali Congress and CPN (Maoist Center) to postpone the second phase of local level elections in Province-2.

KATHMANDU, May 3: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the country had moved towards the course of constitution enforcement along with a national unity with the commencement of a process for the local-level election.

NUWAKOT, April 22: Minister for Urban Development Arjun Narsing KC has stressed on the unity of political parties for the implementation of the constitution.

KATHMANDU, April 13: The six parties of the Madhesh based-alliance are likely to unite 'very soon'.