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PM Dahal to address nation from Singha Durbar today

Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal will address the nation from Singha Durbar at 4 pm on Wednesday, his personal secretary Prakash Dahal informed.

Post Report, May 24 2017

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Parliament meeting postponed after consensus remains elusive

The meeting of the Legislature Parliament has been postponed for Thursday after major parties failed to reach any consensus.

Post Report, May 24 2017

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Local unit addition affects poll preparations, says CEC Yadav

Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has said that the government’s decision to increase the number of local units poses a challenge in holding the second phase of local level elections on June 14.

Post Report, May 24 2017

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UML stands between PM and Parliament

He will; he will not. Confusion reigned supreme the whole day on Tuesday as information—in bits and pieces—came trickling in about Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal’s possible announcement of resignation through an address in Parliament.

Binod Ghimire, May 24 2017

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Govt to bring full-fledged budget without affecting election code of conduct

The government has informed top leaders of the three major political parties about the preparations of the budget for fiscal year 2017/18.

May 23 2017

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PM Dahal to address Parliament today

Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal is addressing the Legislature-Parliament at 1 pm today, his personal secretariat confirmed.

Post Report, May 23 2017

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Results satisfactory: Maoist Centre

The ruling CPN (Maoist Centre) has assessed that the results of the first phase of local level polls were “satisfactory” for the party.

Post Report, May 23 2017

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PM’s plan to hand over power endorsed

A meeting of the ruling CPN (Maoist Centre) Headquarters on Monday decided to hand over power to Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba as per an understanding with the largest party reached before Pushpa Kamal Dahal’s election as the prime minister.

Post Report, May 23 2017

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Indigenous groups fear for right over resources

Indigenous communities have protested the government’s categorisation of many ethnic groups as minorities stating that the move could deprive them of the rights and privileges they are entitled to.

PRITHVI MAN SHRESTHA, May 23 2017

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Pre-budget discussion today

The third session of Legislature-Parliament commenced on Monday, endorsing the agendas of pre-budget discussion, presentation of the government’s policies and programmes, and tabulation of the budget for the fiscal year 2017-18.

Post Report, May 23 2017

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RPP evaluates causes of defeat

The Rastriya Prajatantra Party has pointed out a weak party organisation, “illusions created over the party’s principle by some forces”, and a dearth of resources as the main reasons behind its poor show in the first phase of local level elections held last week.

Post Report, May 23 2017

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RJP-N: Decision on polls tomorrow

The Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal (RJP-N) is likely to take a decision on their participation in the second phase of local level elections scheduled for June 14 on Wednesday.

TIKA R PRADHAN, May 23 2017

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20 Sajha buses to begin service in Bhaktapur route from tomorrow

Sajha Yatayat, a cooperative public transport company, will be extending its service to Bhaktapur from Wednesday.

Anup Ojha, May 23 2017

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New CIAA chief, Auditor Gen sworn in

Acting Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli, in the presence of President of Bidya Devi Bhandari, administered the oath of office and secrecy to Deep Basnyat, chief of the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), and Tankamani Sharma, auditor general, at Sheetal Niwas on Monday.

Post Report, May 23 2017

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