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Caretaker government presents the biggest budget!

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Krishna Bahadur Mahara addresses the Parliament meeting on Thursday, September 1, 2016. Photo: RSS

By Our Reporter The caretaker government on Monday unveiled the budget of Rs 1.279 trillion for the coming fiscal year 2017/18. Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Krishna BahadurMahara unveiled the budget at the Legislature Parliament meeting late in the afternoon. The new budget, largest in terms of its size …

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UML ensures victory by winning over 120 local units


By Our Political Analyst As expected prior to the local election, the CPN-UML has won the largest number of seats in the first phase of local polls held on May 31. As of Tuesday it won 119 posts of mayors  in municipalities and chairmen of rural municipalities while its candidates …

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UML emerges as a strong party


By Pushpa Raj Pradhan Until the writing of this report on Tuesday, the UML was leading in the voting result of the local election. The Nepali Congress, the largest party in the last CA elections, was following the UML. It is shameful that the Maoist Center, which had become the …

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Fate of second phase election uncertain


By Our Reporter Although it is now almost sure that the first phase of election will be held in the scheduled date of May 14, as an election friendly environment has already been in place, the fate of the second phase local poll looks uncertain. The government, which had earlier …

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Leaders practicing autocracy; system has collapsed


By Pushpa Raj Pradhan The two cases of misuse of the impeachment motion against CIAA chief Lokman Singh and Supreme Court chief justice SushilaKarki, has clearly provided the evidence that the present constitution has collapsed. In both the cases, the political leaders have been very badly exposed. Misuse of impeachment: …

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When the nation is defeated

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By Pushpa R. Pradhan   Finally, Delhi has demonstrated her political strength by showing its ownership on the Madheshi parties. This is not a surprise. The six Tarai centric political parties have been unified into the RastriyaJanata Party (RJP) under Indian initiative and support. The Indians have shown their ownership …

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PM Dahal in dilemma


By Our Reporter Finally, the slogan of identity introduced by the Maoists is going to collapse Pushpakamal Dahal “Prachanda” and the Maoist Center itself as the Madheshi Front which is struggling for identity has become a serious headache for Dahal. There is just one month left for the local unit …

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Local elections on 14 May still doubtful


By Our Reporter Although only 38 days are left to hold the local elections, it is still uncertain whether the local election will be organised on the scheduled date of May 14. When the Madhes-based parties are still threatening to boycott and disrupt the local polls, the Naya Shakti of …

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Dahal visits China without solid agenda, yet looks happy


By Our Reporter Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal returned home on Wednesday after completing his six-day  goodwillvisit to China. He had flown to Hainan of China on March 23 leading a 12-member Nepali delegation to participate in the Annual Conference of Boao Forum amidst criticism that he was flying to …

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