Tag: KP Sharma Oli

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, July 28, 2019

Major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Sunday have covered a host of issues on their front pages. Like always, politics has dominated the coverage, with reports about the expected Cabinet reshuffle and internal conflicts within the ruling Nepal Communist Party and the main opposition Nepali Congress. The NCP has been unable to […]

PM says govt won’t scrap official trade union

Kathmandu, July 24 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has assured that the government is not planning to scrap the official trade union of government employees anytime soon. He says anti-government forces spread rumours about it in order to make the government unpopular. Responding to a delegation from the official union at his residence in Baluwatar […]

PM Oli condoles with Japan on arson attack deaths

Kathmandu, July 19 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday sent a message of condolences to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the killing of innocent people in an arson attack in Kyoto Animation studio KyoAni. Total 33 persons were killed in the Thursday attack. In his message, the Prime Minister has also conveyed condolences […]

NCP leaders agree on shares of UML, Maoist sides in departmental leadership

Kathmandu, July 17 One year and two months after the announcement of the merger of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre to form the Nepal Communist Party, the leaders have claimed that they forged an agreement to divide leadership positions of party departments. Among 32 departments in the party’s central structures, the UML side will lead 18 […]

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 […]