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.
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.
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.
July 02, 2020 8:15 am
Oli, who steered a recently passed Constitution Amendment Bill endorsing the country’s new map that includes territories with India, has been projecting Prachanda as conspiring to dislodge him.
June 25, 2020 7:07 am
The meeting of the powerful 45-member body that was cancelled twice in the past, finally took place Wednesday, after mounting pressure and accusations that Oli had hijacked the party and the government and was running it in an authoritarian way.
February 10, 2019 1:29 am
Dahal’s statement on January 25 that American “imperialism’s intrusion in Venezuela affairs was not acceptable” had reportedly irked the US, and Oli tried to appease Washington by calling Dahal’s statement a “slip of tongue”.
September 09, 2018 10:47 pm
Prachanda said the objective of his visit was to raise with the Indian leadership agreements the two countries reached earlier so as to ensure their timely and effective implementation.
November 22, 2017 9:36 am
Dahal, who had been maintaining a brave front over the loss of his son and political aide, broke down uncontrollably as Pakhrin breathed his last.
June 12, 2017 1:37 am
RJP leaders said the offer from Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and Maoist chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda” to amend the Constitution in order to address some of their demands was “too little and too late”.
June 12, 2017 12:00 am
Coalition survives, but PM Deuba needs to balance many contradictions.