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Oli wanted to remove Upendra Yadav from govt, but Dahal saved him

Kathmandu, November 21 While removing six ministers and three state ministers from his Cabinet to replace them by nine other leaders, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has changed the portfolios of two ministers only. Upendra Yadav, the central committee chairman of Samajwadi Party, has been sent to the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs […]

Samajwadi not to leave govt anytime soon

Kathmandu, November 14 The Samajwadi Party Nepal led by Baburam Bhattarai and Upendra Yadav has decided not to leave the government anytime soon. A meeting of the party’s federal council held in Kathmandu on Thursday made the decision. The council chairman Bhattarai, who had been publicly advocating for leaving the government, himself tabled a middle-path […]

Samajwadi Party will neither celebrate nor protest Constitution Day

Kathmandu, September 16 The Samajwadi Party Nepal, which is also a member of the current ruling coalition, has decided not to participate in any events to be organised on the occasion of Constitution Day. The party has also clarified that it will not conduct any programme against the constitution on the day. The party is […]

Dengue epidemic: Opposition demands Health Minister resign

Kathmandu, September 12 A lawmaker of the main opposition Nepali Congress on Thursday demanded that Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health and Population Upendra Yadav resign taking responsibility of the government’s failure to control recent dengue epidemic. Speaking at a meeting of the House of Representatives today, Sanjay Kumar Gautam said the government was […]

Nepal, neighbours pledge to improve emergency preparedness

Kathmandu, September 5 Nepal and other 10 countries of Southeast Asia region have expressed their commitment to strengthening emergency preparedness capacities by scaling up risk assessment, increasing investments, and enhancing implementation of multisectoral plans. During a regional meeting organised by the World Health Organization, health ministers of Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, India, Indonesia, […]

Pressure mounts on Upendra Yadav to leave govt

Janakpur, August 25 Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health Upender Yadav is put under pressure by his party leaders to leave the government. As the central committee chairperson of Samajwadi Party, Yadav is also under pressure to merge with the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal. Yadav, who had joined the KP Sharma Oli government upon […]