Tag: KP Sharma Oli

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 […]

PM hosting press conference after House obstruction

Kathmandu, June 18 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is hosting a press conference late afternoon on Tuesday after he was barred from addressing the House of Representatives. Earlier, PM Oli’s plan to inform the House about his recent Europe trip and the government’s response to contemporary political controversies had failed as the main opposition Nepali […]

Nepali Congress blocks Oli from addressing House

Kathmandu, June 18 Lawmakers of the main opposition Nepali Congress obstructed the House of Representatives meeting on Tuesday when Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli was about to begin his address. The main opposition party demanded that its parliamentary party leader Sher Bahadur Deuba be allowed to address the House about contemporary political issues including the […]