Nepali Congress will sit in Opposition: Poudyal

The election of Communist Party
President Jhalanath Khanal on Thursday was described as a
"catastrophe" by Nepali Congress leader Ramchandra Poudyal,
who was defeated for the 17th time in the top race.

NC leader Poudyal says new govt will be formed soon in

NC leader Ramchandra Poudyal is confident that a new government would be formed in Nepal after the week-long
`Vijay Dashmi` festival.

CPN-UML asks Poudyal to withdraw from PM`s race

As Nepalese lawmakers failed
to elect Nepali Congress leader Ramchandra Poudyal as PM for 12th time, CPN-UML asked him to withdraw his candidacy to facilitate consensus among parties to end the
political stalemate.

No end to political uncertainty in Nepal, Poudyal fails House test

Political uncertainty over a new government in Nepal deepened with lawmakers failing to elect a new prime minister for the eleventh time in a row.

Nepal fails in eighth attempt to elect PM

Nepal`s parliament failed to elect a new Prime Minister for the eighth time in a row as R C Poudyal of Nepali Congress was unable to garner
majority support even after the withdrawal of Maoist chairman
Prachanda from the race.

Poudyal rules out quitting from Nepal PM race

Poudyal ruled out quitting PM race to pave way for a national consensus government in Nepal.

Top Maoist leader proposes withdrawal of Prachanda, Poudyal

As Nepal remained in a
political deadlock, a top Maoist leader suggested that the two contenders, former rebels chief Prachanda and his
Nepali Congress rival R C Poudyal, should withdraw from the
prime ministerial race.

Prachanda, Poudyal defeated in PM poll; next vote on Aug 18

Nepalese Parl`s 4th bid to elect a PM failed as both Prachanda & Poudyal failed to win majority.