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Crucial NCP meeting deferred as Oli-Dahal negotiation continues

Kathmandu, July 17 The standing committee meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party scheduled for 11 am today has been referred till 3 in the evening as two chairpersons of the party–KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal–have continued their last-minute efforts to find a consensus about the leadership of the party and the government. […]

NCP dispute: Leaders fail to make headway again

Kathmandu, July 16 Rival factions in the ruling Nepal Communist Party have not made any headway in resolving the dispute about the leadership in the party and the government on Thursday also. Three key leaders of the party–KP Sharma Oli, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, and Madhav Kumar Nepal–held a meeting this afternoon to discuss the dispute, […]

Oli assures addressing transport entrepreneurs’ demands

Kathmandu, July 16 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has assured addressing demands raised by public transport entrepreneurs and workers regarding recovering the losses caused by the months-long lockdown. Receiving a delegation of four organisations representing the workers and entrepreneurs at his official residence in Kathmandu today, Oli said he had understood the impact of the […]

NCP dispute: Oli, Dahal still fail to find meeting point

Kathmandu, July 15 Two chairpersons of the ruling Nepal Communist Party have held a meeting in Kathmandu on Wednesday also. However, they did not make any progress in resolving the dispute between them. Sources privy to the meeting say the meeting between KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal lasted for three hours. Whereas Bishnu […]

Nepal’s archaeology dept prepares to launch excavation ‘to find Ram’s birthplace’

Kathmandu, July 15 Following Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s statement that Lord Ram, the hero of the mythological text of Ramayana, was born in Nepal, not in Ayodhya of India, the government’s Department of Archaeology is preparing to launch an excavation project in Ayodhyapuri of Parsa-Chitwan. “Once we get instruction from higher authorities, we will […]

MoFA tries to ‘correct’ Oli’s ‘Nepali Ram’ statement, says it was not political

Kathmandu, July 14 After a statement by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli claiming Ram, the hero of the mythological text of Ramayana, a Hindu holy book, was born in Nepal, not Ayodhya of India, ran into controversy, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a statement on Tuesday evening in its bid to ‘correct’ it. […]