Politics

SAARC should be made dynamic: lawmaker Panta

Kathmandu, June 11: Lawmaker of the CPN (UML), Raghuji Panta, has laid emphasis that all SAARC member countries should work together to make the regional association dynamic. Speaking during urgent hour of today’s meeting of the House of Representatives, he expressed the view that Nepal in capacity as the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Chair should take proactive …

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Cooperation with private sector yields development results: Chief Minister Kandel

Kankrevihar (Surkhet), June 11: Chief Minister of Karnali Province, Yamlal Kandel, has said that collaboration and cooperation with the private sector will yield development results. Inaugurating motorboat service at Bulbule Lake in Surkhet today, he said that there is no option but for the public and private sector to move forward together to realize the potential of Karnali. Chief Minister …

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Mahaseth assigned responsibility of Acting PM

Kathmandu, June 9: President Ramchandra Paudel has assigned the responsibility of the Acting Prime Minister to Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport, Raghubir Mahaseth. Mahaseth has been assigned this responsibility to carry out the daily administrative works of the Prime Minister during the absence of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ who left here today for …

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Opportunists rising in communist party: Leader Khanal

Manahari (Makawanpur), June 8: The respected leader of CPN (Unified Socialist), Jhalnath Khanal, has commented on the rise of right-wing opportunism in the communist parties. Inaugurating the municipal committee convention of the CPN (US) here today, leader Khanal said the communist parties cannot survive without the ‘agenda’ of socialism. Leader Khanal, also the former Prime Minister, said socialist revolution was …

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Oli asks govt to be serious in budget implementation

Kathmandu, June 8: CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said the government should be serious for the effective implementation of the coming fiscal year’s budget. Inaugurating the UML-affiliated industrialists’ second district convention of the special district committee here Saturday, Oli stated that his party was holding talks with the government for some corrections in the budget for its effective …

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NC to stay in opposition till next election: General Secretary Thapa

Kathmandu, June 8: General Secretary of the Nepali Congress, Gagan Kumar Thapa, has said his party would stay in opposition till next election in 2084BS. NC continues vibrant opposition in parliament, he added. General Secretary Thapa was saying it during an interaction on ‘NC’s role in present politics’ organized by ward committee of NC Kathmandu Metropolis-3 today. Although the five-party …

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PM Dahal visiting India to attend Modi’s swearing-in on Sunday

Kathmandu, June 8: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ is visiting India to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, on Sunday. PM Dahal is embarking on the official visit at the cordial invitation of Indian PM Modi, according to Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The swearing-in ceremony is being held on June 9 in New Delhi. …

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PM Dahal urges social organisations to work for productivity, job creation

Kathmandu, June 7: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has said the mobilisation of domestic capital, resources, and homegrown skills should be the priority of social activists. In his address to a gathering of social activists organised by the Social Welfare Department, CPN (Maoist Centre) here today, the Prime Minister wanted them to contribute to the growth in production, productivity, …

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Save achievements to sustain socialism: Minister Shrestha

Kaski, June 5: Senior leader of the CPN (Maoist Centre) Narayan Kaji Shrestha has said protection of achievements to date is essential to prepare a base for socialism. During a province-level political orientation organized by province chapter of his party in Pokhara Wednesday, Shrestha viewed it is a national need to establish democracy oriented to socialism by fulfilling the mandate …

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Triangle project will be significant for nation: PM Dahal

Gandaki, June 5: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has said that though most of provisions of budget are common for all provinces, a significant and historical plan is going to be implemented in Gandaki. At a programme organsed by CPN (Maoist Centre) Gandaki Province at Pokhara today, Prime Minister Dahal shared that policies, programmes and budget for coming fiscal …

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