Tag: KP Sharma Oli

Oli agrees to give party reins to Dahal in exchange for full-term premiership

Kathmandu, November 20 Two chairpersons of ruling Nepal Communist Party have forged a deal that Pushpa Kamal Dahal will be the executive chairman of the party. Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has agreed to hand over the party reins to him so as to remain the PM for the full term. Earlier, Dahal had demanded […]

Deputy Speaker rejects Oli’s offer of minister’s position

Kathmandu, November 20 Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Shiva Maya Tumbahamphe, has rejected her party chairman and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s offer of a ministerial position. Sources say Oli met Tumbahamphe on Wednesday morning and asked her to resign from her parliamentary position so that he can induct her as a minister […]

Oli, Dahal meet President Bhandari

Kathmandu, November 20 Two chairpersons of ruling Nepal Communist Party have met President Bidya Devi Bhandari ahead of the Cabinet reshuffle. Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and another chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal went to the Sheetal Niwas together to consult the head of the state. Just before the meeting, the two leaders held a one-on-one […]

Morning Starter: Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Good morning! Here’s a quick summary of important, ignored and interesting reports from Tuesday to kick-start your day: Important Oli says he will reshuffle Cabinet today Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has told his ministers that the cabinet reshuffle will take place on Wednesday. PM Oli on Tuesday held a Cabinet meeting, during which he […]

NCP secretariat discussing Cabinet reshuffle

Kathmandu, November 20 As Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Tuesday announced that he would reshuffle the Cabinet on Wednesday, the ruling Nepal Communist Party is holding its secretariat meeting today. It is expected that the meeting will finalise the names of the new ministers. Oli’s press advisor Surya Thapa informs that the secretariat meeting […]

Dahal demands party reins for him and speaker’s seat for his side, but Oli is not ready

Kathmandu, November 19 Though the Nepal Communist Party chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal denied blocking Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s plan to reshuffle his Cabinet, sources privy to recent discussions say the reshuffle was deferred owing to the differences between the two leaders over some crucial issues. The sources say there are three issues that the […]