Tag: KP Sharma Oli

PM picks Rajan Bhattarai for foreign affairs advisor

Kathmandu, November 12 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has appointed Rajan Bhattarai as his foreign affairs advisor. Bhattarai was a member of the Constituent Assembly that drafted the 2015 constitution. He had contested the 2017 parliamentary elections for a House of Representatives seat representing Kathmandu-4, but was defeated by Gagan Thapa of Nepali Congress. He […]

NCP top leaders to finalise name and capital of Province 3

Kathmandu, November 11 Upon the failure to forge a consensus among its provincial lawmakers on the name and capital of Province 3, the Nepal Communist Party, which holds the two thirds majority in the provincial legislative, has requested the party’s central leadership to intervene. The party’s two chairpersons–KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal–have been […]

On Nepal Sambat New Year, PM Oli remembers Sakhwa’s contribution

Kathmandu, November 8 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that Sankhadhar Sakhwa, the founder of Nepal Sambat, was the campaigner of justice and equality. In the message today, Prime Minister Oli wished for happiness, peace, prosperity and progress to all Nepalis living in and outside the country on the occasion of New Year of […]

Govt has clear vision, no one should look for alternative: Madhav Kumar Nepal

Kathmandu, November 8 Nepal Communist Party’s senior leader Madhav Kumar Nepal has commented that the incumbent government led by his party’s Chairman KP Sharma Oli has got a clear vision, hence no one should make any effort to topple it for the search of alternatives. Nepal says the government led by Oli, who has remained […]

PM Oli’s first public appearance after Dashain

Kathmandu, November 7 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is attending a function organised on the occasion of 109th birth anniversary of Mahakavi Laxmi Prasad Devkota on Wednesday afternoon. This will be Oli’s first public appearance in past three weeks. Oli was on bed rest after he suffered chest infection among other ailments immediately after Dashain. […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Tuesday have given priority to a host of issues from sociocultural, political and economic affairs. A jeep accident in Dolpa district of Karnali province has become the headline on the front pages as it killed 10 persons. Likewise, an aerial monitoring of the construction site […]