Tag: KP Sharma Oli

Prime Minister wants phone tariff reduced for Constitution Day celebration

Kathmandu, September 2 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has directed Nepal Telecom to reduce the tariff of various telephone services, at least for one week, on the occasion of Constitution Day. Nepal is celebrating the Constitution Day on September 19, commemorating the promulgation of constitution by the people-elected Constituent Assembly three years ago. During a […]

Oli, Modi to sign Raxual-Kathmandu railway agreement

Kathmandu, August 31 Nepal’s Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is scheduled to sign an agreement with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi to extend a railway track from Raxual, an Indian city across Birgunj, to Kathmandu. The agreement will be signed during a meeting to be held today. The agreement will pave the way for expending […]

Why is Bangladeshi PM wrapping up her Nepal trip before conclusion of BIMSTEC summit?

Kathmandu, August 30 Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wazed, who arrived in Kathmandu this morning to take part in the fourth summit of Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Economic and Technical Cooperation (BIMSTEC) is planning to return to Dhaka tomorrow morning, few hours before the declaration ceremony. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says the […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, August 28, 2018

All major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Tuesday have given the top priority to the fourth BIMSTEC summit being organised in Kathmandu on Thursday and Friday. Whereas all logistic and managerial preparations have been almost over, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli held a meeting with editors of major news media on […]

PM Oli directs universities to promote research

Kathmandu, August 26 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli says universities should not restrict themselves in facilitating teaching learning activities, but they should promote research on various issues so as to support overall development of the country. Oli, who is chancellor of all universities of the country by the virtue of his position, says research is […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, August 19, 2018

All major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Sunday have given the top priority to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s address to the Province 2 Assembly.  His statement that the government is ready to amend the constitution has received significant coverage as Madhesh-centric parties, which hold a majority in the province, have […]