The High Level Probe Commission (HLPC) formed to investigate the atrocities committed by the erstwhile royal regime to suppress the popular Movement has sent a set of questions to King Gyanendra seeking explanations on his role in suppressing the popular uprising.
The third day summit talks between the seven parties and the CPN Maoists have kicked off a short while ago at Prime Minister’s residence in Baluwatar. Top leaders of all eight political parties are participating in the meeting. Leaders have expressed hopes that today’s talks will be decisive.
Summit talks between the seven-parties and the CPN Maoists on Tuesday have agreed to hold the constituent Assembly polls by Mid June next year. The second day meeting among the series of talks which kicked off Sunday has also agreed to give the election commission the full shape and suggest it to make preparations for the election.
The Nepal Government has expressed grave concern over the recent nuclear test by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). Issuing a statement Tuesday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the Government of Nepal views the Korean nuclear test as an unfortunate and uncalled for incident.
Saturday, 9/23, became the biggest shock for Nepalese people since last few years. Some people compared the incident as largest with the Palace Massacre on June 1, 2001. It also grieved the friendly nations. This incident was more devastating as it had more deaths and one third of them comprised the high profile foreigners.
No sooner Deputy Prime Minister Amik Sherchan convinced the agitators at Bhadrakali and Maitighar to call off their protest programs on Monday, the protests spread early morning at the outskirt of the valley at Koteshor.
The 17th National Conference of ANNFSU Revolutionary, the Maoists’ student outfit, is underway in the capital. The Conference will last for four days beginning from 18th September.
There has been hardly any day without some sorts of strike or traffic jams in the capital in 120 days after the success of democratic movement. It was very difficult for anybody to reach the desired destination on given time.