Rabi Lamichhane's meteoric rise and fall likely to have ripple effects in country's national politics

KATHMANDU, Jan. 28 -- The meteoric rise and fall of Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) President Rabi Lamichhane is likely to have ripple effects in the course of the country's national politics. Within ... Read More

Trouble surfaces in ruling alliance as PM Dahal expands cabinet

KATHMANDU, Jan. 18 -- PM inducts 12 ministers and three state ministers, allocates ministerial portfolios to those appointed earlier A serious trouble within the ruling alliance has surfaced as Prime... Read More

Int'l community keenly interested to see Nepal's transitional justice process moving forward: US envoy

KATHMANDU, Jan. 12 -- The US Ambassador to Nepal Dean R Thompson has said that the international community is keenly interested to see Nepal's transitional justice process moving forward to address th... Read More

UML loses 'key' of govt as PM Dahal wins vote of confidence with unprecedented votes

KATHMANDU, Jan. 11 -- NC among 10 major political parties in parliament that voted in favor of PM Dahal The CPN-UML-the second largest political party in parliament-that broke the erstwhile ruling al... Read More

No opposition party in parliament!

KATHMANDU, Jan. 11 -- Having opposition parties is a crucial aspect of a functioning democracy, as it provides a mechanism for checks and balances on the ruling parties and also allows for alternative... Read More

NC in collusion with foreign powers trying to topple Dahal-led government: UML Chairman Oli

KATHMANDU, Jan. 8 -- Although he did not make reference to any country, it was clear to understand that Chairman Oli was hinting mainly at India. Alleging that the Nepali Congress (NC) with a tacit s... Read More