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Nepal gets new PM sans political stability; confidence vote to decide govt's tenure

July 14, 2021 6:13 pm

Sher Bahadur Deuba had staked claim to form the government with the support of the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Centre), the Madhav Kumar Nepal faction of the Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist), the Upendra Yadav faction of the Janata Samajbadi Party and Rastriya Janamorcha.

Nepali Congress promises to resolve Madhesis' issues

March 16, 2016 6:31 pm

"The country still needs leadership of Nepali Congress, as there is no other alternative democratic force that is capable of addressing the ongoing crisis."

India should help us resolve constitution stalemate: Ex-Nepal PM

March 03, 2015 1:59 am

The visiting leader met BJP leader Ram Madhav, Congress’s Digvijaya Singh and Salman Khurshid, besides Left leaders Sitaram Yechury and Prakash Karat.

Nextdoor Nepal: The foreign hand

February 07, 2015 12:21 am

But Nepal’s leaders cannot escape accountability for failing to deliver the constitution.

Nextdoor Nepal: An undemocratic hurry

January 12, 2015 12:00 am

Nepal may get a constitution after all — but without due process and debate.

Nextdoor Nepal: To the deadline, empty-handed

December 29, 2014 12:00 am

With the scheduled date for delivery less than a month away, the new constitution is nowhere in sight.

In the grip of the past

March 16, 2014 11:23 pm

The prospects of being tried for human rights violations is pushing the two Maoist parties closer.

Limber up to the job

March 03, 2014 12:02 am

Limber up to the job PM Koirala must learn to negotiate a tricky coalition and build institutional credibility

Nepal's Prime Minister Sushil Koirala pledges to deliver constitution within a year

February 19, 2014 5:11 pm

Koirala, was elected as Prime Minister on February 11.

Broken from the start

February 12, 2014 1:54 am

It is already evident that Sushil Koirala’s days as prime minister will not be easy


Leader accuses major political parties of failing to bring Madhesi issues to forefront

January 20, 2016 4:47 pm

Nepal, Jan 20 (ANI): Hridayesh Tripathi, Vice-President of Terai-Madhesh Loktantrik Party while addressing a press conference in Kathmandu expressed disappointment over inconclusive talks which failed to yield any positive results so far. He added the leaders during the meeting did not lay much emphasis on the Madhesi demands over which the Himalayan nation has been engulfed in protests for the past five months. Nepal's three major political parties, PN-UML, CPN-Maoist, and the main Opposition Nepali Congress associated with the Madheshi front to form a task force in order to find a common ground and address the Madhesi demands in the newly formed constitution. The Southern Terai region of Nepal has been witnessing protests since the newly formed constitution came into existence. Madheshis felt their interest have been ignored. Their demands include re-demarcation of the provinces, fixing of electoral constituencies on the basis of population and proportional representation.