Tag: Upendra Yadav

Forum’s ministers force PM to transfer secretaries without Cabinet meeting

Kathmandu, October 24 The government on Wednesday transferred secretaries of the Ministry of Health and Population and the Ministry of Urban Development. Whereas a Cabinet meeting decides the transfer of special class officers in general, the decision has been made without the meeting. Multiple sources say the ruling coalition partner, Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal, put pressure […]

Yadav’s Forum-Nepal divided on Constitution Day celebration

Kathmandu, September 17 Leaders of Deputy Prime Minister Upendra Yadav-led Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal have expressed contrasting opinions on whether the party will celebrate the Constitution Day or it will mark it as a black day in protest of the charter. On Sunday, the party’s Province 2 Chairperson Renu Yadav issued a statement calling all leaders […]

Law seeks reason behind lack of father’s identification, not father, for birth registration: Minister Yadav

Kathmandu, August 15 Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health Upendra Yadav has clarified that the proposed safe motherhood law does not seek the father’s identity for registration of a child’s birth. He, however, maintains that the law still requires the mother to clearly express why the child’s dad cannot be identified. Responding to lawmakers’ […]

Differences between PM, Health Minister delay NAMS VC appointment

Kathmandu, August 10 The formal process of appointing the new Vice Chancellor of National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS) has not begun yet as Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health Upendra Yadav proposed different names. Incumbent Ganesh Gurung’s term had expired on Thursday. Prime Minister Oli, also the […]

Upendra Yadav dismisses rumours about NCP-Fourm unification

Kathmandu, June 7 Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Chairperson Upendra Yadav says his party is not preparing for the merger with Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s Nepal Communist Party anytime soon. Whereas some media have claimed that the two parties have begun informal negotiations for the unification after the merger of then CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre into […]

Prime Minister expands his Cabinet, inducts two new ministers from Federal Socialist Forum Nepal

Kathmandu, June 1 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has expanded his Cabinet on Friday. President Bidya Devi Bhandari appointed two ministers from the Federal Socialist Forum Nepal as per the¬†recommendation made by the Prime Minister. The party recently joined the ruling coalition after signing a two-point agreement with the government. Forum‚Äôs Chair Upendra Yadav has […]