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Oli is trying to be ‘new king’, accuses Nepali Congress

Kathmandu, June 26 The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has accused Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli of trying to be a ‘new king’. The party’s lawmaker Minendra Rijal claimed that the Prime Minister was trying to exercise authoritarian rule as he tried to bring various government agencies under the Office of the Prime Minister and […]

Prime Minister’s address to Parliament postponed for Tuesday

Kathmandu, June 25 The address of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli at the House of Representatives has been postponed for Tuesday. The Prime Minister was scheduled to address the Lower House about the achievements of his China visit at 2:00 pm today. However, the address was postponed at around 1:00 pm, informed Chetan Adhikari, PM’s […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, June 25, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu Valley on Monday have featured various contemporary political and socioeconomic issues on their front pages today. Most of them have reports about achievements of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s China visit as he returned home yesterday. Likewise, the changes made in the Secondary Education Examination results […]

Oli’s ‘endorsement’ of Xi Jinping Thought sparks new debate between Nepali parties

Kathmandu, June 22 Nepal and China mentioned in their joint statement issued on the occasion of Nepali Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s visit to Beijing that “The Nepali side expressed its confidence that under the guidance of Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, the Chinese people will realize the […]

Thapa commends Oli for railway agreement with China, but protests visit to CPC

Kathmandu, June 22 Rastriya Prajatantra Party Chairman Kamal Thapa, who was the Minister for Foreign Affairs during the previous premiership of KP Sharma Oli, has commended Oli for signing an agreement with the Chinese government to extend a railway link to Kathmandu. “I am very satisfied and happy with the visit. There are many possibilities […]

Nepali Congress accuses govt of totalitarianism as it concludes district presidents’ gathering

Hetaunda, June 22 The main opposition Nepali Congress has accused the incumbent Nepal Communist Party Chairman KP Sharma Oli-led government of heading towards totalitarianism. The party concluded its four-day district presidents’ gathering in Hetaunda of Makawanpur district on Friday morning and issued a 19-point declaration, which criticises multiple activities of the current government. The declaration […]