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Oli says he does not consent to appointment of province chiefs

Kathmandu, January 18 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli says his party has not consented to the government decision to appoint province chiefs and name temporary provincial capitals. Speaking with journalists at the Tribhuvan International Airport upon his arrival from Bangkok of Thailand, the former prime minister said his party had consented to the government’s plan […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld then Appellate Court’s decision to send notorious gangster Deepak Manange to jail for five years for his involvement in a murder attempt. This decision has received the significant attention of major Nepali and English broadsheets published from Kathmandu on Wednesday as Manange has been recently elected a provincial assembly […]

Oli extends Bangkok sojourn, will return on Thursday

Kathmandu, January 16 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli, who is presently in Bangkok of Thailand in course of his regular medical checkup, is returning home Thursday. The former Prime Minister, who is expected to hold the top position again, had left for the capital city of Thailand on January 10. Though he was earlier scheduled […]

I and Oli are determined not to go back from unification: Dahal

Kathmandu, January 15 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says he and CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli are determined to conclude the two parties’ unification process. He says people have endorsed the parties’ plans and preparations for the merger as they cast ballots in recent provincial and federal parliamentary elections. Dahal says the leaders will […]

Dr Govinda KC supporters say they will launch a ‘moral struggle’ against Oli

Kathmandu, January 11 Supporters of medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC say they will now launch  a ‘moral struggle’ against CPN-UML Chairman and ‘prime minister-in-waiting’ KP Sharma Oli. The supporters were apparently angry at a statement made by the former prime minister at the Tribhuvan International Airport before he left for Bangkok yesterday. An […]

Unification process will accelerate after I return from Bangkok: Oli

Kathmandu, January 10 CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli says the unification between CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre will get further momentum once he returns from Bangkok. Before boarding a flight to the Thai capital this afternoon, Oli told media at the Tribhuvan International Airport that attempts made by some forces to foil the unification bid would […]