Federal alliance stir for forcing parties towards consensus: Mahara : Our protest is to pressurize the ruling parties to accept identity based federalism, so said Unified Maoists Party General Secretary Krishna Bahadur Mahara and then added, it is not at all intended at derailing the constitution drafting process.

Constitution a distant affair without Hindu Identity: RPP-Nepal : The Rastriya Prajatantra Party-Nepal Chairman Kamal Thapa has said that under no circumstances will his party accept the constitution without recognizing countrys Hindu identity. Who cares. He made this remark while addressing a press meet after conclusion of the partys Tarai-Madhesh National Assembly, Thursday October 16, 2014, in Birgunj of Parsa District.

Nepal: Protest Begins for Identify based Federalism : The 22-Party Opposition Alliance led by none other than by Chairman Pushpa Kamal of Unified Maoists favoring identity based federalism is holding a show of strength in Kathmandu, Friday October 17, 2014. The alliance is holding a mass meeting in Kathmandu demanding identity based federalism.

India China concerned on Federalism matters of Nepal: Pushpa Kamal : Chairman Pusha Kamal Dahal of Unified Maoists talking to a select group of media men at his private residence in Kathmandu, October 15, 2014, claimed that Nepals immediate neighbors China and India have been frequently expressing their concerns over matters related to federalism in Nepal.

Constitution Impossible: Nepali Congress Leader Bhattarai : The Nepali Congress Leader Manmohan Bhattarai, a political analyst, opines that if the present political stalemate is to continue then it is highly unlikely that the parties represented in the Constituent Assembly will be able to promulgate within January 22, 2015 deadline.Well said Mr. Bhattarai.

Nepal: Tharu community demands multiple states in Tarai : Reports also have it that leaders of Tharu community taking part in the general assembly also urged the prime minister to create multiple states in the Tarai region. The Madhesi community on the other hand have been demanding minimum number of states int eh region.

Nepal SAARC meet in limbo, Pak draws UNSG attention over LoC clashes : Mr. Sartaj Aziz, adviser to the Prime Minister of Pakistan forwarded a letter to the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon briefing him on the security situation along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir and has also sought for UNs role in resolving Jammu & Kashmir Issue in accordance with the resolutions of the UN Security Council.

Baidya party may have vertical split sooner than later: Nepal media : The Nepal Communist Party-Maoist is heading for a vertical split, reports Rajdhani Daily, October 14, 2014. Heightened conflict between the panel respectively led by Chairman Mohan Baidya Kiran and Secretary Netra Bikram Chand Bipalv is leading the party to an inevitable split, confirms the report.

Maoists headed alliance NAY to Charter sans identity federal order : The Unified Maoists General Secretary Krishna Bahadur Mahara while addressing a protest program organized by the 22-Party Opposition Alliance in Itahari of Sunsari District, October 13, 2014, has said that the alliance will out rightly reject the constitution if it did not have clear provision for identity based federalism.