fledgling government

Will 13 prove lucky for Nepal’s new PM?

September 5th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 5 (IANS) The chief of Nepal's ruling Maoist party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda, Monday publicly threw his weight behind his deputy and new Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai, a ... Read more...

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Christians give 48-hour ultimatum to Nepal government

April 4th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 4 (IANS) On a relay hunger-strike in Kathmandu for 13 days, Nepal's enraged Christian community Monday gave a 48-hour ultimatum to the fledgling government of Prime Minister Jhala ... Read more...

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New Nepal government mired in parliament crises

April 2nd, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 2 (IANS) Less than two months after he became the new prime minister of Nepal, courtesy a controversial deal with the former Maoist guerrillas, communist chief Jhala Nath ... Read more...

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All Party National Alliance to observe Oct. 22 as “Black Day” from next year

October 26th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by ANI
Muzaffarabad (PoK), Oct.26 (ANI): The All Party National Alliance (APNA) in Muzaffarabad, the capital of Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir (PoK), has decided to observe October 22 as a 'Black Day' from next year onwards, ... Read more...

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Nepal government would fall within weeks: Prachanda

June 29th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 29 (IANS) Maoist chief and former prime minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda Monday said the month-old ruling coalition of new premier Madhav Kumar Nepal would fall 'within weeks' ... Read more...

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Iraq-style troop surge not a solution for Afghanistan: Petraeus

March 14th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 14 (ANI): The commander of the U.S. Central Command has said that an Iraq-style increase in troops cannot be a solution to the problems in Afghanistan.Speaking before about 800 ... Read more...

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Maoist government sworn in amid hiccups (Lead)

August 22nd, 2008 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 22 (IANS) Nepal's first government headed by the former Maoist guerrillas was sworn in Friday evening, more than four months after the elections. But there were danger signals, with a ... Read more...

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