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Pushpa Kamal Dahal


Nepal's Parliament holds first meeting after reinstatement by apex court

March 07, 2021 8:31 pm

President Bidya Devi Bhandari last week summoned the session of the House of Representatives in accordance with the Supreme Court's February 24 ruling which annulled embattled Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli's "unconstitutional" decision to dissolve it.

Nepal’s ruling party faction stages huge rally against PM Oli

February 11, 2021 12:30 am

The Supreme Court has been hearing legal challenges to Oli’s dissolution of Parliament. The Election Commission has been urged by the rival NCP faction to recognise it as the real NCP.

Normal life paralysed in Nepal during general strike, 157 protesters arrested

February 04, 2021 5:01 pm

Major markets, educational institutions, offices and factories were shut down while transport services were disrupted during the strike.

Properly handle differences, China tells Oli and Prachanda

December 28, 2020 7:55 pm

Nepal plunged into a political crisis last Sunday after Prime Minister Oli, known for his pro-Beijing leanings, in a surprise move, recommended dissolving the 275-member House.

China envoy meets Prachanda amid political crisis in Nepal

December 25, 2020 12:35 am

Her meeting with Prachanda comes two days after her meeting with Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari.

Prachanda elected as new parliamentary leader of Nepal’s ruling party

December 24, 2020 12:23 am

Madhav Kumar Nepal, who was elected chairperson of the party, proposed Prachanda’s name as the leader of the Parliamentary Party.

Nepal ruling party heads for split as Prachanda expels Oli from top post

December 23, 2020 1:22 am

The Central Committee unanimously nominated senior leader Madhav Kumar Nepal as the party's second chairman in place of Oli. Prachanda is the first chairman of the party.

Nepal ruling party's Standing Committee meeting postponed for two more days

July 19, 2020 6:13 pm

According to a statement issued by the Central Office of the Communist Party of Nepal, the Standing Committee meeting scheduled for 3 pm on Sunday has been deferred for 11 am on Tuesday.

Nepal ruling party's meeting to decide PM Oli's future postponed for fifth time until Sunday

July 17, 2020 5:41 pm

The Standing Committee meeting of the Communist Party of Nepal (NCP) was scheduled for Friday but it was postponed until 3 pm on Sunday at the request of Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli and former premier Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda.

Pushpa Kamal Dahal says he will not allow NCP to split

July 12, 2020 8:15 pm

Prachanda's remarks came amid speculation that the NCP could split after top party leaders, him included, demanded Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's resignation.