As the government now holds a two-thirds majority in the Parliament, enough to amend the constitution, Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Co-Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal is preparing to make the idea of directly-elected executive part of the national political discourse.
By NEW SPOTLIGHT ONLINE Jun 08, 2018
The Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) looks set to join Prime Minister KP Oli's government with three ministerial portfolios including a state minster following the signing of a two-point agreement with the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) on Monday.
By NEW SPOTLIGHT ONLINE May 29, 2018
The Co-chair duo Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal of the newly formed Nepal Communist Party addressing the mass after official announcement of the unification have reiterated the commitment to fight corruption and walk on the path of economic prosperity and social justice.
By NEW SPOTLIGHT ONLINE May 17, 2018
CPN-MC Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal today held meetings with senior UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal and UML Deputy General Secretary Bishnu Poudel. Dahal and Nepal deliberated on ideological aspects, political document and statute of the unified party. According to a left alliance leader, the meetings were ‘positive’.
By NEW SPOTLIGHT ONLINE May 16, 2018
Our democracy is caught between nationalism and federalism. On the other hand, populism and nationalism threaten democracy. Our representative democracy no longer represents the people. In reality, democracy in Nepal does not exist, neither as a value, nor as a spirit, or as a social necessity.
By Deepak Raj Joshi May 04, 2018