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From the Kathmandu Press: Friday, December 7, 2018

Decisions of the Cabinet meeting held earlier this week have received the biggest coverage on the front pages of major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Friday. In particular, the newspaper editors and reporters are most concerned about the decision to relocate the ministers’ residence from Pulchok to Bhainsepati and establish state […]

PM defends his participation in controversial Asia Pacific Summit

Kathmandu, December 6 Amidst mounting criticism for his participation in and the receiving of an award from the controversial Asia Pacific Summit earlier this week, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has defended both. Speaking on a weekly television show on Wednesday evening, the Prime Minister said he knew why the decision to take part in […]

NCP accuses Nepali Congress of demanding share in constitutional positions

Kathmandu, December 5 Two days after the Constitutional Council failed to nominate the next Chief Justice, sources close to the ruling Nepal Communist Party have accused the main opposition Nepali Congress of intentionally deferring the discussion as it wanted some share in vacant constitutional positions. On the Council meeting on Monday, Congress president Sher Bahadur […]

Police refuse to register complaint about PM ‘forcing people to convert to Christianity’

Kathmandu, December 4 The Metropolitan Police Range in Kathmandu has refused to register a complaint that claimed Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli tried to force people for converting to Christianity. Advocate Bhupendra Prasad Pokharel had gone to the Range office in Teku today, with the complaint that Oli’s activities during the recent Asia Pacific Summit […]

Govt adding USD 100,000 to UPF’s prize money for youth, children

Kathmandu, December 4 The government has decided to add the equal amount to the prize money that Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli recently received from controversial Universal Peace Federation as Leadership and Good Governance Award. Prime Minister Oli had received USD 100,000. Oli has already handed over the prize to the government and the government […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, December 3, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Monday have given the top priority to the conclusion of the Asia Pacific Summit in Kathmandu. They have given the utmost attention to the Good Governance Award given to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli by the controversial Universal Peace Federation that organised the event. On […]