|A Nepalese constituent assembly member breaks a chair as tensions flare at parliament in Kathmandu on 20 January 2015. Photo: EPA/STR|
KATHMANDU (AFP) - Fighting broke out in Nepal's parliament on January 20, with Maoist lawmakers throwing chairs and injuring four security officers as tensions ran high before a deadline to approve a post-war constitution.
|Photo: UN/Marco Cas|
KATHMANDU (AFP) - Nepal's Maoist leader warned January 19 of "conflict" if ruling parties try to push through a constitution by a January 22 deadline without opposition agreement, and promised to press ahead with a general strike.