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.
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.
February 04, 2021 5:01 pm
Major markets, educational institutions, offices and factories were shut down while transport services were disrupted during the strike.
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.
December 25, 2020 12:35 am
Her meeting with Prachanda comes two days after her meeting with Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari.
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.
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.
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.