Tag: KP Sharma Oli

Indian letter on pesticide residue test: PM says he was kept in the dark

Kathmandu, July 11 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli says he was not informed about a letter that Indian Embassy in Kathmandu sent to the government of Nepal, requesting not to impose a pesticide residue test on vegetable and fruit imports from India. Prime Minister Oli says he learned about the June 29 letter around one […]

PM Oli gets his biometric national ID card

Kathmandu, July 9 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has been presented with the national identity card on Tuesday. The national ID card has biometric details of PM Oli. At a programme organised at the official residence of the Prime Minister at Baluwatar, Director General of the Department of National Identity Card and Civil Registration, Deepak […]

Oli, Dahal agree on NCP’s political line after 13 months of merger

Kathmandu, July 7 Around 13 months after they announced the merger of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre to form the Nepal Communist Party, its two chairmen have agreed on the party’s political line and other key documents, sources claim. Differences between KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal, chairmen of dissolved UML and and Maoist Centre […]

Govt won’t help NAC repay loan: PM

Kathmandu, July 1 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has clarified that the government will not help the national flag carrier, Nepal Airlines Corporation, repay its loan. The Corporation has to repay millions of rupees in loans to the Employees’ Prominent Fun among others and it has been demanding that the government provide it some money […]

Two detained for showing black flag to PM

Kathmandu, June 19 Police in Kathmandu on Wednesday detained two persons after they allegedly showed a black flag to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli as a part of the protest against controversial Guthi Bill. While Oli reached the Kalanki-based Land Revenue Office, the protestors greeted him with the flag. Police immediately detained them and took […]

Oli, Dahal discuss contemporary political issues, party dynamics

Kathmandu, June 19 Two chairpersons of the ruling Nepal Communist Party have held a meeting to discuss contemporary political issues and internal dynamics of the party. Sources close to the party say the leaders discussed how to finalise pending tasks related to the party unification and a House committee’s directive to cancel the Public Service […]