Prachanda’s Maoist Centre was key coalition partner of the Deuba government and it had been facing criticism for staying in the government despite forging an alliance with the main opposition.
Some Madhes-centric parties have opposed the elections until the Constitution is amended to accommodate their demands like more representation in parliament and redrawing of provincial boundaries.
Why Govinda K.C.’s fast shook the government.
But Nepal’s leaders cannot escape accountability for failing to deliver the constitution.
With the scheduled date for delivery less than a month away, the new constitution is nowhere in sight.
Questions of secularism and federalism divide the political spectrum
The state affairs committee of parliament asked the government to clarify if Modi was going to address public rallies.
Prachanda stepping in to take charge of the peace process does not inject any fresh hope.
Some Nepalese leaders, unhappy with Modi’s new approach, are preparing to raise the ‘ek madhes, ek pradesh’ demand.
Singh rejected Maoists’ demand to form a commission to inquire into alleged irregularities in polls.
Senior politician Narayanman Bijukchhe,indicated that the President is in no mood to quit.
Headed by Sushil Koirala,the party has so far bagged 105 of the 240 announced.
A few parties have been formed to woo votes on the basis of caste.
The Nepali Congress and the Communist Party of Nepal,Unified Marxist Leninist (CPN-UML),the key partners in the ruling alliance.
According to a deal being worked out by the Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist Leninist (CPN-UML),Nepal Maoist leader Prachanda on Thursday agreed to withdraw from the prime ministerial race….