Tag: KP Sharma Oli

Prime Minister warns of firing underperforming ministers

Kathmandu, August 8 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has warned that he will remove underperforming ministers from his Cabinet. Addressing a meeting of his party’s Secretariat at his official residence in Baluwatar today, Oli said ministers could be removed from the Cabinet if they could not show good jobs. “We did not discuss much about […]

Oli reshuffles Cabinet; Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal is new Law Minister

Kathmandu, August 3 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday reshuffled the federal Council of Minister fulfilling two vacant positions of ministers. His own party’s Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal has been made the Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs after incumbent Sher Bahadur Tamang submitted his resignation last week. Tamang was forced to resign by […]

Oli ‘interrogates’ Kathmandu Mayor Shakya over passivity

Kathmandu, August 1 Prime Minister and Nepal Communist Party Chairman KP Sharma Oli has told Kathmandu Metropolitan City’s Mayor Bidya Sundar Shakya to submit him a report about the progress the City made under his leadership in past one year. Concerned with a wide public outcry against the passivity of capital city’s local government leadership, […]

Pokhara Congress cadres demand PM resign

Pokhara, July 31 Leaders and cadres of the main opposition party Nepali Congress in Pokhara of Karki district on Tuesday demanded that Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli resign. Speaking at a function organised as a part of the party’s nationwide anti-government camapgin, leaders and cadres said Oli should resign as his government was headed towards […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, July 29, 2018

All major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu Valley on Sunday have given priority to a host of different issues from political, sociocultural and financial spheres. Some newspapers have highlighted that the Nepali Congress is preparing to launch a strong protest against the ruling Nepal Communist Party demanding that either the speaker or […]

PM Oli, Dr KC representatives ‘patch up’ at midnight; agreement ‘likely’ by the evening

Kathmandu, July 26 Members of a team representing medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC told media on Wednesday evening that their talks with the government broke down as the government representatives were not ready to discuss real agendas. However, they went to the Prime Minister’s residence in Baluwatar just half an hour before the […]