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Nine-member high command formed

Kathmandu, 18 May: The CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre have formed a nine-member ‘high command’ committee under the joint leadership of KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal to lead the unified party , all media of today have reported it. According to them, Bishnu Poudel will be made the General …

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Christianity thriving in Rolpa

Kathmandu, 18 May: Many buildings have been constructed in the name of ‘Bhajan Mandali’ and ‘Lord’s Gospel’ in more than a dozen places in Rolpa, reports Republica daily. The authorities that used to keep records of temples do not have any information about such organisations. Needy, Dalits and indigenous communities …

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Norwegian National Day

Kathmandu, 18 May: Vice-president Nanda Bahadur Pun attended a reception organised to mark the 204th Constitution Day of Norway yesterday. Also present at the function hosted by Norwegian Ambassador to Nepal Lasse Bjorn Johannessen were Ministers, former Prime Ministers, MPs, heads and officials of constitutional bodies, political party leaders, industrialists and …

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Historical announcement

Kathmandu, 18 May: With the unification of CPN (UML) and CPN (Maoist Centre), historical announcement of Nepal Communist Party was made Thursday evening , reports Gorkhapatra. At a special news conference, Chairmen duo KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ announced the formation of the new political party. A …

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Communist Party of Nepal’ registered

Kathmandu, 18May: Following a decision to unite, CPN-UML Chair KP Sharma Oli and CPN (Maoist Centre) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ went to the Election Commission  and filed an application for registration of the ‘Communist Party of Nepal’. They told the EC that the two parties have become one, and hence …

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UML-Maoist Center merger: Dramatic twist

Kathmandu, 17 May: The Wednesday morning one-on-one meeting between Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Pushpakamal Dahal Prachanda gave a dramatic twist on the merger move of the two parties. On Wednesday meeting, Oli and Dahal reached to an agreement – handing over the PM’s post to Dahal after the …

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Have all bilateral issues resolved after Modi’s visit?

By Our Reporter The government of Nepal left no stone unturned to provide warm hospitality to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the latter’s Nepal visit. Likewise, the Indian Prime Minister also tried his best to please Nepali leaders and people in his speeches and agreements signed between the two …

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UML-Maoist unification still uncertain

By Our Reporter The growing rift between the two ruling communist parties—CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre has culminated in the postponement of their long-awaited unification process. According to the Nagarik daily and the Annapurna Post, the two parties have postponed the meetings relating to their unification. Before Indian Prime Minister …

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Chief Minister Raut undermines national sovereignty, flag

By Our Reporter The Madhesi leaders of Province 2 once again revealed their true colour by exhibiting disrespect to national sovereignty and flag of Nepal during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Janakpur last week. They prepared and displayed wrong national flag during the civic reception of Modi in …

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UML condemns Azad’s tweet

By Our Reporter The CPN-UML has condemned the controversial statement of BJP parliamentarian Kirti Azad. Issuing a statement, the Foreign Department of the ruling CPN-UML said that it was regrettable that Indian lawmaker Azad tweeted that ‘PM Modi should return Janakpur, which was given to Nepal for 200 years under …

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