Politics


At his New Jersey golf club, Trump finds supportive audience Saturday, August 8th, 2020

EDMINSTER, N.J. : They hustled down the stairs, the rain dabbing their polo shirts and golf attire, as they dashed inside the clubhouse, drinks in their hands and masks missing from their faces. It was an unexpected perk of their country club membership: being the audience for President Donald..

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Nepali Congress training for lawyers

KATHMANDU: The Nepali Congress central policy, research, and training academy organized a training program for legal practitioners in coordination with the Democratic Lawyers Association. The training held on Friday focused on socialism, social justice, NC's strategy and its policy, relations..

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Address sentiment of agitating youth: Nepali Congress Friday, August 7th, 2020

KATHMANDU: The major opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) has demanded with the government for the earliest address of the sentiments of the youth staging sit-in for long. A youth associated with the 'Enough is Enough' campaign has been staging fast-unto-death pressing for effective prevention of..

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Chair of all four NA committees re-elected unopposed

KATHMANDU: Chairpersons of all four thematic committees under the National Assembly have been elected unopposed. Parshuram Meghi Gurung has been elected the chairman of Legislation Committee, Ram Narayan Bidari for the Delegated Management and Government Assurance Committee while Taradevi Bhatta..

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“Meeting between Prachanda and Subash Nemwang”: Nepal Thursday, August 6th, 2020

KATHMANDU: Chairman of the ruling Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda and Deputy Leader of the Parliamentary Party Subash Nemwang have met. Nemwang reached Khumaltar at the request of Prachanda when talks between the two presidents could not take place. According to a..

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Trump leads July fundraising, but Biden closes resources gap Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

By BRIAN SLODYSKO, WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump took in $165 million for his reelection effort in the month of July, a sum that surpasses what his Democratic rival, Joe Biden, raised during the same period. But a massive cash-on-hand advantage that once gave the Republican a significant..

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Oli tried to take revenge on me: Prachanda

KATHMANDU: Top leaders of the ruling Communist Party of Nepal's Prachanda-Madhav Kumar Nepal faction have clarified that there is no dispute over the post in the party. In a discussion with party-affiliated media persons on Wednesday, Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda, senior leaders Jhala..

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Nepal Student Union yet to get full shape. Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

KATHMANDU: The ad hoc committee of the Nepal Student Union – the student wing of the Nepali Congress (NC) – has not yet taken a full shape. Although the committee was formed six months back under the leadership of Rajib Dhungana, it has yet to get a complete shape. NC central committee..

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