Published on Dec 20 2014 // Featured, Nepal News, Slideshow
Constitution promulgation deadline can be even after January 22
Chairman of the Constitutional-Political Dialogue and Consensus Committee (CPDCC), Dr Baburam Bhattarai, has said it was not essential enough to regard January 22 as the deadline to promulgate new constitution on consensus. Inaugurating the First District Convention of National Human Rights Concern Centre...

Published on Dec 15 2014 // Featured, Nepal News
No other ways than consensus for constitution drafting: UCPN (Maoist)
Kathmandu: The UCPN (Maoist) has reiterated its stance for drafting constitution on consensus among the major political stakeholders. The party has asked to return the report the Constitutional-Political Dialogue and Consensus Committee (CPDCC) forwarded to the Constituent Assembly to the Committee again...

Published on Nov 23 2014 // Featured, Nepal News, Slideshow
Maoist supremo Prachanda hints at boycotting incumbent CA
Kathmandu: Just two months ahead of constitution promulgation date, former rebel leader and only living signatory of the Comprehensive Peace Accord (CPA) has hinted at moving out from the Constituent Assembly (CA) if the new constitution was promulgated through a majority vote, bypassing the Maoists...

Published on Oct 23 2014 // Nepal News
Mohan Baidhya asks Prachanda to boycott CA
Kathmandu: CPN-Maoist Chairman Mohan Baidhya has asked the UCPN (Maoist) to give a damn to the Constituent Assembly (CA) arguing that his CA cannot draft a pro-people constitution. Badihya’s statement has been taken seriously as a condition for the two-party unification as the two Maoist parties—UCPN...

Published on Oct 22 2014 // Nepal News, Slideshow
Gokarna meeting narrowed down parties’ distance: Dr Baburam Bhattarai
Kathmandu: Despite major political parties’ failure to end the disputed issues of new constitution through marathon talks held at Gokarna Resort, UCPN (Maoist) leader and chief of Constituent Assembly’s Constitutional Political Dialogue and Consensus Committee Dr Baburam Bhattarai said the...

Published on Oct 21 2014 // Nepal News, Slideshow
Top leaders’ ‘decisive talk’ makes no headway
Kathmandu: The much-hyped ‘decisive talks’ among the top leaders of the three major political parties on disputed issues of new constitution held at Gokarna Resort postponed without any conclusion. The leaders are scheduled to meet on Wednesday morning against to end the disagreed issues...

Published on Oct 18 2014 // Featured, Nepal News, Slideshow
Nepal’s constitution writing: Leaders told for utmost flexibility
Kathmandu: Prime Minister Sushil Koirala has said new constitution should be promulgated in slated time frame as per the parties’ commitment before the people made during the Constituent Assembly (CA) polls. Saying that environment conducive should be made for this, the Prime Minister expressed...

Published on Oct 17 2014 // Nepal News, Slideshow
Agitation of 22 opposition parties begins in Kathmandu (With photos)
Kathmandu: Agitating 22 political parties including the UCPN (Maoist) and Madhesi Front have been organizing rallies in the capital city this afternoon. The opposition parties are organizing the ‘show of strength’ to exert pressure on identity-based federalism and equal rights to all marginalized...