Tag: KP Sharma Oli

Oli, Dahal agree that NCP shouldn’t limit itself to Madan Bhandari’s thought

Kathmandu, May 17 Two chairmen of the ruling Nepal Communist Party–KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal–have made similar statements regarding recognising the ideology developed by late Madan Bhandari in their unified party. Both of them have said the party should not completely give up Bhandari’s thought, known as People’s Multiparty Democracy; however, that is […]

Oli returning home tonight

Kathmandu, May 15 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is returning home after wrapping up a weeklong visit to Vietnam and Cambodia, on Wednesday evening. During Oli’s visit to these countries, Nepal signed various agreements with their governments to promote┬ábilateral trade and other aspects of the relations. The prime minister is of the opinion that his […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, May 12, 2019

Various political, social and economic issues have been featured on the front pages of major Nepali and English dailies published from Kathmandu on Sunday. Many of them have given priority to an agreement signed between Nepal and Vietnam to promote trade and investment. Likewise, there are concerns over the new media council bill which many […]

PM Oli heading to Vietnam, Cambodia on weeklong trip

Kathmandu, May 9 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is leaving Kathmandu on Thursday on a weeklong visit to Vietnam and Cambodia. Oli’s counterparts in the two Southeast Asian countries have invited PM Oli to their home countries. Accompanying the Prime Minister are his spouse Radhika Shakya, Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, chief political […]

PM says provincial, local govts are subordinate to federal govt

Kathmandu, May 7 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has claimed that provincial and local governments are not independent, but they are subordinate to the federal government. Responding to questions of lawmakers over the government’s annual policy and programme for the next fiscal year during the House of Representatives meeting on Tuesday, Oli said provincial and […]

Govt ready to discuss why constitution amendment: PM

Kathmandu, May 7 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has clarified that his government is ready to hold talks with the parties demanding constitution amendment. He, however, says the parties should not raise the demand all the time without clarifying what they exactly mean. Prime Minister Oli’s statement comes at a time when the Madhesh-centric Rastriya […]