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Oli meets Modi in New Delhi, to return home tonight

Kathmandu, May 31 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday held a meeting with his reelected Indian counter Narendra Modi in New Delhi. Oli is in the Indian capital to attend the swearing in ceremony of Modi, held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Thursday evening. During the meeting, the two leaders expressed their commitment to […]

Oli heading to India to attend Modi’s inauguration

Kathmandu, May 30 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is heading to New Delhi of India on Thursday afternoon in order to participate in the swearing in ceremony of reelected Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Modi is scheduled to take the oath of office and secrecy from President Ram Nath Kovind at 7 pm (local time) […]

Hashtag battle in India as candidates go head to head in 2019 summer elections

With India’s much awaited 2019 Lok Sabha general election just around the corner, political parties are gearing up their slogans in order to sway the people ahead of April 11-19 May voting dates. This year, the campaign ads have leaned hard on social media, leading to a battle of the hashtags between the incumbent prime minister and […]

We have not concluded that Modi refused to accept EPG report: PM’s advisor Bhattarai

Rajan Bhattarai, one among four members of the Nepali side of the Eminent Persons’ Group on Nepal-India Relations, has recently been appointed the Foreign Affairs Advisor to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli. The Prime Minister appointed him the advisor after Bhattarai reportedly rejected the offer of appointment as Nepali Ambassador to India, citing he wanted […]

Modi reluctant to receive EPG report on Nepal-India ties as intelligence agencies, bureaucracy oppose

Kathmandu, November 13 Multiple sources have revealed why India did not receive the report of Eminent Persons’ Group on Nepal-India Relations that the bilateral think tank prepared five months ago. Highly placed sources say Indian intelligence agencies and bureaucracy have piled pressure on the government not to accept the report as it is, claiming the […]

Dahal: Modi coming to Nepal or not isn’t big news

Kathmandu, November 5 Nepal Communist Party Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal says whether Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Nepal next month should not be regarded as a big news. Dahal’s statement comes amid rumours that Modi’s scheduled visit to Janakpurdham on the occasion of Bibaha Panchami has turned uncertain due to different reasons. Speaking […]