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Nepal opposition takes to streets, challenges government


May 20th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 20 (IANS) With a possible constitutional crisis looming only eight days away, Nepal's main opposition party, the Nepali Congress, Friday staged a massive show of might, redoubling the ... Read more...

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Anger in Nepal as PM poll likely to fail again


August 22nd, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 22 (IANS) Amidst growing anger at the failure of Nepal's major parties to elect a new prime minister even after four rounds of vote, nearly two dozen other parties have ... Read more...

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Nepal crisis deepens as parties fail to name new PM


July 11th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 11 (IANS) The crisis gripping Nepal since the fall of its first Maoist government in 2009 deepened Sunday with the parties continuing to trade charges and failing to ... Read more...

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Communist leader’s murder hits Nepal’s peace process


July 10th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 10 (IANS) The murder of a communist leader hit Nepal's peace process with a key meeting Saturday among the three top parties, that could have paved the way ... Read more...

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Nepal’s Maoists finalize proposal for consensus


July 10th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, July 10 (ANI): Nepal's main opposition party - the Unified Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) (UCPN-M) - is reported to have finalized its proposal for national consensus to complete the peace ... Read more...

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Nepal’s ruling parties recruit private armies


June 12th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 12 (IANS) Fourteen years after Nepal's Maoist party formed its own army and waged a decade-long war on the government, the republic's ruling parties have now begun to ... Read more...

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Nepal’s Maoists submits memo to Indian Embassy


June 8th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, June 8 (ANI): The Young Communist League (YCL), youth wing of the UCPN (Maoist) has submitted a memorandum to the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu denouncing the recent killing of 19 Nepali ... 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 Maoists unveil road map to disband guerrilla army


May 13th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 13 (IANS) Under tremendous public pressure and yet unable to bring down the government, Nepal's opposition Maoist party has unveiled a road map to disband its guerrilla army, a vital ... 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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5 Maoists held for deadly attack on Nepal journalist


December 13th, 2009 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 12 (IANS) Four days after a woman journalist was savagely attacked in western Nepal and left to die on a desolate hillside, police Saturday arrested five cadres of the opposition ... 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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Nepal Maoists still on Obama government’s terror list


May 1st, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 1 (IANS) Though US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton offered a diplomatic sop to Nepal's Maoist-led government last month by wishing the Himalayan republic a happy new year, Washington is ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists ‘arrest’ five Tibetans for ‘anti-China’ activities


February 23rd, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Feb 23 (IANS) Cadres of Nepal's ruling Maoist party have caught five Tibetans and handed them over to local police for allegedly crossing into Nepal illegally in a bid to take ... Read more...

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Maoists brutally assault rival group member in Kathmandu


January 10th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 10 (IANS) A 35-year-old man has lost a leg and is fighting for his life after being brutally attacked here allegedly by members of Nepal's ruling Maoist party - an ... Read more...

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UN fears Nepal Maoists still clinging to military past


January 9th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 9 (IANS) Almost three years after they ended their guerrilla war against the government and came to power through an election, Nepal's Maoist party may still be using arms and ... Read more...

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Nepal opposition’s youth wing to take on Maoists over Pashupatinath


January 5th, 2009 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 5 (IANS) The youth wing of Nepal's main opposition party Monday joined the fray over the ouster of Indian priests at the revered Pashupatinath temple, saying they were ready to ... Read more...

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One more Indian priest quits Pashupatinath


January 4th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 4 (IANS) As the controversy over the ouster of three Indian priests from Nepal's Pashupatinath temple, one of the holiest shrines of billions of Hindus worldwide, deepened Monday, a fourth ... Read more...

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Young Communist League pledges to implement pact


January 3rd, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Jan 3 (ANI): Young Communist League (YCL) chief Ganesh Man Pun has said that the YCL would fully comply with the agreement between the Maoists and the Nepali Congress (NC). ... Read more...

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Nepali Congress continues House boycott


December 22nd, 2008 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Dec 22 (ANI): Chief whip of Nepali Congress (NC) Laxman Prasad Ghimire has that his party would not allow the parliament to function until Prime Minister Prachanda ensures the implementation ... Read more...

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Students on warpath in Nepal


December 19th, 2008 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 19 (IANS) Nearly a dozen government vehicles were vandalised and torched in front of a college campus in Kathmandu valley Friday as students went on a rampage to show their ... Read more...

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MK Nepal says Youth Force may become a problem for the party


December 12th, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Dec12 (ANI): Former UML General Secretary Madhav Kumar Nepal today expressed fears of the possibility of his party''s youth wing- Youth Force (YF) of becoming a matter of problem for ... Read more...

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Maoists under fire as Kathmandu shuts down over murders


November 20th, 2008 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 20 (IANS) The Kathmandu valley shut down Thursday over the murder of two young men blamed on Nepal's former Maoist guerrillas as protestors intensified their demand for a judicial probe, ... Read more...

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Kathmandu shutdown called to protest ‘Maoist murders’


November 19th, 2008 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 19 (IANS) Enraged family members and members of the public have announced a shutdown of Kathmandu valley Thursday after the discovery of the bodies of two cadres of a ruling ... Read more...

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Prachanda averts Nepal house shutdown


November 11th, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 11 (IANS) Nepal's Maoist Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda”, whose former guerrilla party had in the past paralysed parliament to press its demands, Tuesday had to swallow a dose ... Read more...

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YCL, YF must be dissolved: Nepalese Home Minister


November 4th, 2008 - 10:56 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu , Nov 4 (ANI): Nepalese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bamdev Gautam on Tuesday called for immediate dissolution of the Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (CPN-M) youth front ... Read more...

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Nepalese Maoists, CPN-UML form committee to smooth out relations


November 3rd, 2008 - 8:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Nov 3 (ANI): The two major parties of the Nepalese ruling alliance CPN (Maoist) and CPN-UML formed a 12-member joint committee to suggest ways to run the government and to ... Read more...

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Outcry in Nepal over ‘gangrape’ by Indian police


November 3rd, 2008 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 3 (IANS) The powerful youth wing of Nepal's ruling Maoist party has said it will start a protest programme in the India-Nepal border area if Indian authorities did not punish ... Read more...

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Special cabinet committee to be formed soon in Nepal


October 21st, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Oct 21 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister Prachanda and UML General Secretary Jhalanath Khanal today agreed to form a special cabinet committee at the soonest to carry out the army integration ... Read more...

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Nepal Cabinet expansion


October 20th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Oct 20 (ANI): The CPN (Maoist) and the CPN (UML) have reached an understanding for expanding the current cabinet by Friday and forming a political committee that advises government on ... Read more...

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Nepal Govt more into plans than statute making: Koirala


October 19th, 2008 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Oct 19 (ANI): Nepali Congress (NC) acting president Sushil Koirala has said that the government is giving more priority to formulating ambitious plans rather than drafting a new Constitution. Speaking at ... Read more...

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Madhav Kumar Nepal urges coalition partners to ensure full term of Government


October 5th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Oct 5 (ANI): Former UML General Secretary Madhav Kumar Nepal urged the coalition partners to create an environment of trust in order to make sure that the current government survives ... Read more...

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Maoists youth wing to concentrate on development activities


September 29th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Sept 29 (ANI): The CPN-Maoist is planning to split its youth wing, Young Communist League (YCL), under two separate units which include production force and construction force to support the ... Read more...

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Nepali Congress follows socialism says Koirala


September 18th, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Sept 18 (ANI): Former Nepals Prime Minister and president of Nepali Congress Girija Prasad Koirala today said his party follows the principles of socialism, which are a combined form of ... Read more...

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Politicians seek mileage from India-Nepal flood havoc (News Analysis)


September 3rd, 2008 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 3 (IANS) As tens of thousands of people on both sides of the border continue to suffer due to the havoc created by the raging Saptakosi river in Nepal and ... Read more...

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