Politics

MCC will be tabled in Parliament on Friday: Law Minister Badu

By Muna Chand Kathmandu, February 16 Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Dilendra Badu said that the MCC would be tabled in the House of Representatives on Friday. On his way out of the House of Representatives meeting on Wednesday, Law Minister Badu said that the government would seek consensus for two days and would be tabled in the …

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Maoist decides to vote against MCC

by Muna Chand Kathmandu, February 16 The CPN-Maoist Centre has decided to oppose the United States grant Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC). A meeting of the parliamentary parties held at the parliamentary party office in Singha Durbar on Wednesday morning decided that they could not stand for the MCC in the status quo. Maoist Chief Whip Dev Gurung said the Maoist …

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Meeting of the parliamentary party of the Maoist Centre begins

by Muna Chand Kathmandu, February 16 The Meeting of the parliamentary party of the ruling party CPN (Maoist Centre) has started. The meeting started at the office of the Maoist parliamentary party in Singha Durbar. The CPN (Maoist Centre) has convened a meeting of the parliamentary party today to discuss the US grant Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC). It is understood …

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MCC will not be tabled in today’s meeting of the House of Representatives

by Muna Chand Kathmandu, February 16 The MCC will not table in today’s meeting of the House of Representatives. During a meeting between Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and CPN-Maoist Center Chairman Prachanda at the PM’s residence in Baluwatar on Wednesday, it was agreed not to table the MCC today. Today’s meeting of the parliamentary party of the Maoist Center …

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Minister Ale’s obscene abuse goes viral on social media

Audio of Minister of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Prem Ale abusing a person using obscene language has gone public on social media. Jagat Oli, who lives in Mumbai, India, has been publicly abused on social media. Minister Ale has lashed out at Oli for writing against him on Facebook. It is learned that Ale even threatened to ‘pick him …

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Congress decides to pass MCC from parliament

The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has decided to present the MCC compact at Wednesday’s meeting of the House of Representatives. “Prime Minister and party President Sher Bahadur Deuba reinforced the need to pass the MCC compact and most of the leaders agreed that it should be passed at the earliest,” NC leader Dr. Shashank Koirala said after the parliamentary party …

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NC parliamentary party meeting underway

The ruling party, Nepali Congress (NC), is currently holding its parliamentary party meeting. The meeting is underway in the Lhotse Hall of the Federal Parliament Building at New Baneshwor. The meeting is said to discuss the impeachment motion against Chief Justice Cholendra Shamsher Rana and the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC). The Congress, the CPN-Maoist Center and the CPN (Unified Socialist) had on …

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RPP calls its office bearers’ meeting today

RPP has called a meeting of its office bearers. RPP has called a meeting of its office bearers to discuss issues like MCC, impeachment of Chief Justice Cholendra Shamsher Rana, and local level election. Spokesperson Mohan Shrestha said that the meeting will be held at 3 pm at the party office in Dhumbarahi. Muna Chand    

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Election alliance as per need: General Secretary Thapa

Nepali Congress General Secretary Gagan Thapa has said that the alliance will be formed in the local level election as per the need. In a meeting with leaders and cadres at the district office of Nepali Congress Kavrepalanchok in Banepa on Monday evening, he claimed that the central direction of the party would not affect the local elections. “The rural …

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A meeting of the Congress parliamentary party is being held

A meeting of the parliamentary party of the ruling Nepali Congress is being held today. The meeting will be held at the Lhotse Hall of the Federal Parliament Building in New Baneshwor at 9 am. The meeting will discuss the recent political developments including MCC, local-level election, and impeachment. Muna Chand

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