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Nepal’s Maoists welcome US’ removal of terror tag


September 8th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 8 (IANS) The Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (CPN-Maoist) has welcomed the US State Department removing it from its list of terrorist organisations - six years after the end ... Read more...

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Not training Nepali Maoists, says India; Rao to visit Kathmandu (Lead)


December 29th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Ahead of Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao's visit to Kathmandu next month, the government Wednesday sought to create a positive tone by rejecting media reports on Nepali ... Read more...

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Nepal Parliament to vote for a sixth time for post of PM


September 5th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Sep 5 (ANI): Parliament in Nepal will vote for a sixth time on Sunday for the post of Prime Minister.According to Nepalnews, all political parties have remained firm on their stance ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists hail PM’s resignation


July 1st, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, July 1 (ANI): The Unified CPN (Maoist) has hailed Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal's decision to resign, saying it paves the way for a consensus to end the political deadlock in ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists says ruling parties trying to misinterpret three-point agreement


May 31st, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 31 (ANI): The Unified CPN (Maoist) on Monday said the ruling parties are trying to interpret the three-point agreement reached on Friday night according to their convenience.A meeting of the ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoist Chairman Prachanda downplays party’s plan to declare ‘constitution’ from streets


May 21st, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 21 (ANI): Maoist chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has clarified that his party is not going to declare what it calls the people's Constitution from the streets on May 29 ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists decides to unilaterally declare Constitution on May 29


May 17th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 17 (ANI): The Unified CPN (Maoist) has decided to promulgate a Constitution drafted by the party from the streets on May 29.A politburo meeting of the party held at party ... Read more...

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Nepal PM won’t resign unless army integration issue is settled


May 10th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 10 (ANI): Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal's political advisor Raghuji Panta has said Nepal will not step down until there is an agreement on the integration of Maoist combatants with ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists say talks only after PM resigns


May 10th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 10 (ANI): The Unified CPN (Maoist) has decided that it will only sit for talks with the government and ruling parties after Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal resigns.Responding to a ... Read more...

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Indian envoy Sood meets Prachanda on Maoist strike


May 6th, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 6 (ANI): Indian Ambassador to Nepal Rakesh Sood on Thursday met Unified CPN (Maoist) chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' and discussed issues related to the ongoing Maoist agitation.During the ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists general strike enters second day


May 3rd, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 3 (ANI): The second day of general strike called by the Unified CPN (Maoist) as part of its fourth phase agitation against the government has further crippled normal life across ... Read more...

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Nepal ruling parties press Madhav Kumar not to resign


May 1st, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 1 (ANI): Nepal ruling coalition government on Saturday pressed Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal not to resign and bow down to the mass demonstration of the Maoists.The joint meeting of ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists stage protest outside Indian Embassy in Kathmandu


January 20th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Jan 20 (ANI): Unified CPN (Maoist) activists staged a protest in front of the Indian Embassy at Lainchour in Kathmandu against New Delhi's alleged interference in Nepal's internal affairs.Hundreds of Maoist ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists torch copies of ‘unequal treaties’ with India


January 15th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Jan 15 (ANI): United CPN (Maoist) activists burnt copies of some Nepal-India treaties which they termed unequal, including the Sugauli Treaty, the 1950 Treaty of Friendship and the Mahakali treaty here ... Read more...

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Maoist strike paralyses life in Nepal


December 20th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Dec 20 (ANI): Normal life throughout Nepal was adversely affected on Sunday by a general strike called by the Unified CPN (Maoist).Cadres of UCPN (Maoist) and its sister organizations gathered in ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists greet their PM with black flags


September 17th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Sep 17 (ANI): Unified CPN (Maoist) cadres waved black flags and pelted stones at Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal as he attended the 34th convocation ceremony of the Tribhuvan University on ... Read more...

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Deadlock continues in Nepal between Maoists and others


September 16th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Sept 17 (ANI): The meeting between the Nepal Government and the Maoists to end the ongoing deadlock ended inconclusively as Maoists stuck to their demand on passing a resolution against President ... Read more...

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Special Committee to integrate Nepal Maoist combatants


September 6th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Sep.6 (ANI): A Special Committee has been tasked with the responsibility of supervising, integrating and rehabilitating Maoist combatants and to bring them under its command.Its technical committee has been told to ... Read more...

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Priest attack: Nepal’s Culture Minister assuages India’s hurt feelings


September 6th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu/New Delhi, Sep.6 (ANI): Nepal's Culture Minister Manindra Rijal on Sunday said his government is taking all steps to ensure the security of Hindu priests inside the Pashupatinath Temple and ruled out ... Read more...

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Prachanda urges Asian powers to counter US


August 12th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London/Kathmandu, Aug 12 (ANI): The Chairman of the Unified CPN (Maoist), Prachanda, has said that Asian countries should develop a unified security strategy to combat US influence in South Asia.Speaking at the ... Read more...

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No arms deal with India: Nepal Defense Minister


August 7th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Aug 7 (ANI): Nepal Defense Minister Bidhya Bhandari who returned to Kathmandu from New Delhi refuted any agreement with the Indian government regarding the import of arms."There is no agreement on ... Read more...

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Nepal cabinet overturns Army Chief’s sacking order


June 19th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, June 19 (ANI): Lawmakers of the CPN (UML) have criticised the Nepal cabinet decision to overturn the previous government's decision taken on March 3 to sack Army Chief Rookmangud Katawal and ... Read more...

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Shutdown cripples life in Nepal


June 15th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, June 15 (ANI): Traffic has come to a standstill here today as cadres affiliated to the Young Communist League (YCL) and other Maoist affiliated organisations called an impromptu shutdown protesting against ... Read more...

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Maoists refuse Nepal PM’s call to join govt


May 27th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 27 (ANI): The Unified CPN (Maoist) has refused Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal's call to join the government.Talking to reporters here on Tuesday, Maoist spokesperson Dina Nath Sharma said there ... Read more...

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Nepal PM condemns Lalitpur church bomb blast


May 24th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 24 (ANI): Newly elected Nepal Prime Minister Madhav Kumar on Sunday condemned Saturday's bomb blast at the Church of Assumption of Dhobighat in Lalitpur in which two persons were killed. ... Read more...

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Madhav Kumar Nepal elected as Nepal’s new Prime Minister


May 23rd, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 23 (ANI): Madhav Kumar Nepal, a UML (Unified Marxist Leninist) nominee, was chosen as the new Prime Minister of Nepal in the Legislature-Parliamentary session of the Constituent Assembly (CA) on ... Read more...

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Madhav Kumar Nepal likely to win PM polls


May 23rd, 2009 - 7:27 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 23 (ANI): The Legislature-Parliamentary session of the Constituent Assembly (CA) is all set to elect UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal as the new prime minister of Nepal.Only Madhav Kumar ... Read more...

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Nepal to elect new Prime Minister on Saturday


May 22nd, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 22 (ANI): The advisory committee on parliamentary procedures has decided to hold the election for new Prime Minister on Saturday.During a meeting on Thursday, the committee has also handed over ... Read more...

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Maoists obstruct Government formation in Nepal


May 19th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 19 (ANI): The NC-UML alliance today started discussions on seeking legal options, after they failed to form a new government despite clear majority in the parliament due to the continued ... Read more...

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Koirala seeks China’s help to form government in Nepal


May 14th, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) Nepali Congress (NC) leader Girija Prasad Koirala Thursday requested China to help the formation of a new government and put an end to the political crisis in Nepal. ... Read more...

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Maoist’s politburo meeting put-off


May 9th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 9 (ANI): The Unified CPN (Maoist) politburo meeting at the Training Centre in Ravi Bhawan in the capital has been put-off till Sunday.A meeting was held for about three hours ... Read more...

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Nepal House session obstructed, postponed for Sunday


May 6th, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 6 (ANI): The Nepal Legislature Parliament session of the House was put off for the second consecutive day on Wednesday after the Unified CPN (Maoist) lawmakers chanted slogans against President ... Read more...

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21 parties for consensual govt in Nepal


May 6th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 6 (ANI): In the wake of the fresh political crisis triggered off by Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda's resignation, 21 political parties who were represented in the Constituent Assembly ... Read more...

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India dismisses Nepal charge of interference in its internal affairs


May 5th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Kathmandu, May 5 (ANI): The Indian Government on Tuesday rejected the the Maoist Government in Nepal's allegation that it was responsible for the political chaos in that nation.New Delhi rubbished ... Read more...

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All-party’ meet to discuss ways to resolve Nepal crisis


May 5th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 5 (ANI): An all-party meeting is being held here today at the UML parliamentary office to discuss ways to resolve the political crisis in Nepal following Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal ... Read more...

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