Crisis deepens in Nepal as deadline for consensus govt expires

The deadline issued by the President was extended twice but very little progress had been made so far to form the national consensus government.

Resolve crisis through consensus: Nepal President

Amid continued political stalemate in Nepal, President Ram Baran Yadav has asked Maoist chief Prachanda to find a way out by forging a consensus among parties.

UN urges crisis-hit Nepal to show `great` leadership

Ahead of an unprecedented crisis in Nepal and the shadow of an emergency and President’s Rule, the UN on Saturday urged the warring sides to show "great" leadership and compromise.

Prachanda optimistic about end of political crisis after China visit

China is concerned over Nepal`s stalled peace process and the delay in the drafting of the Constitution, Maoist chief Prachanda said on Monday as he expressed "optimism" that the political crisis in the country will end soon.