Local poll to be held at any cost: NC President Deuba

Pathari (Morang), March 31: Nepali Congress President and former Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, has said that the local poll will not be postponed under any pretext. Talking to media persons at Biratnagar airport today, President Deuba added that the local poll will be held on the slated date, May 14, as preparation for the same was going on full steam. He further claimed that the election would be held even if Tarai Centric parties denied participating in it....

Political parties gear up for election in Siraha

Lahan, March 30: The political parties, mainly the major three ones, have expedited the internal preparations in Siraha for the upcoming local level election. Despite the United Madheshi Democratic Front’s ongoing protest in the district with the dominance of Madhesi community, the political parties have started holding election-related activities to steer their cadres and prospective voters. Nepali Congress (NC) -close Nepal Women Association, recently held provincial level training programme while regular meetings and discussion have been held in all...

House passes condolence motion on Dulari Devi’s demise

Kathmandu, March 30: A meeting of the Legislature-Parliament today passed a condolence motion on the demise of its member Dulari Devi. Dulari Devi was elected the member in the second Constituent Assembly by the CPN (UML) from Sarlahi district under the proportional representation system. She was admitted to the Lalitpur-based B&B Hospital after being severely injured in a motorcycle accident occurred in Sitamadi of India on March 17. She had succumbed to injuries on March 24. She was 46....

Election on scheduled date: Ramchandra Poudel

Inaruwa, March 30: Nepali Congress ( NC) senior leader Ramchandra Poudel has said the local-level election will take place on the announced date. Talking to RSS at Inaruwa, the district headquarters of Sunsari today, he highlighted on the importance of local election to prevent the risk of loosing achievements of so far. On the occasion, he took the opportunity to claim that the party would get an overwhelming victory in the election that is scheduled for May 14 this...

Nepal’s peace process failed to grab due attention: PM Dahal

Kathmandu, March 30: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has said the success stories relating to peace process in Nepal failed to get due international recognition, claiming that the big countries themselves don’t want to publicize it. At an interaction programme with a peace delegation from Myanmar organized by the Institute of Crisis Management Studies and Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue here today, PM Dahal asserted, “The success of Nepal’s peace process is one of the examples in the world...

Local poll will be held at any cost: leader Khanal

Chitwan, March 30: CPN (UML) senior leader and former Prime Minister Jhalnath Khanal has said that the local poll will not be postponed under any pretext. In a press meet here today, leader Khanal claimed that some forces were plotting conspiracies to affect the election but it would be held in stipulated date May 14 at any cost. He further said that the government was trying to postpone the election but his party and public will not permit for...

Security preparation complete for local level election

Kathmandu, March 29: The Ministry of Home Affairs has stated that the necessary preparations have been completed for security arrangements for the local level election slated for May 14. Home Ministry spokesman Bal Krishna Panthi said all necessary security preparations have been made for holding the election in a free and fear-free environment. According to him, the security plan has been already prepared for the central level while such plans are in the phase of preparation at the regional...

UML condemns acts of UDMF cadres

Kathmandu, March 29: The CPN (UML) has condemned the acts of United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) of verbally abusing, offending and mistreating the spouse and daughter-in-law of CPN (UML) central member Suman Pyakurel. A group of the UDMF cadres led by district coordinator Dinesh Yadav allegedly encircled the two, verbally abused and attempted to harass them as they were in the Rajbiraj-based home in connection of personal works on Tuesday. The party thanked the police administration for rescuing the...

New dimension added to Nepal-China relations: PM Dahal

Kathmandu, March 29: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has said the Nepal-China relations have assumed a new dynamism and dimension. Addressing a press conference organised at the VIP lounge of Tribhuvan International Airport upon his arrival home on completion of a visit to the People’s Republic of China today, PM Dahal said the high-level meetings and talks he held during the visit have further strengthened mutual trust and understanding. The PM stated that the main objective of the...

NC expedites preparations for local level election

Kathmandu, March 29: As the long overdue local level election is at hand, Nepali Congress (NC) has accelerated preparation in view of it. The local level election is to be held on May 14. The recently held three-day meeting of the NC central committee members held in Kathmandu has decided on various activities aimed at the constitution-mandated election and incorporated new provisions in its statute. According to the NC central member Dilendra Prasad Badu, various Committees have been formed, including...

FreeCurrencyRates.com

© 2016 The Himalayan News. All Rights Reserved...