Tag: Upendra Yadav

Differences between PM, Health Minister delay NAMS VC appointment

Kathmandu, August 10 The formal process of appointing the new Vice Chancellor of National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS) has not begun yet as Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health Upendra Yadav proposed different names. Incumbent Ganesh Gurung’s term had expired on Thursday. Prime Minister Oli, also the […]

Upendra Yadav dismisses rumours about NCP-Fourm unification

Kathmandu, June 7 Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Chairperson Upendra Yadav says his party is not preparing for the merger with Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s Nepal Communist Party anytime soon. Whereas some media have claimed that the two parties have begun informal negotiations for the unification after the merger of then CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre into […]

Prime Minister expands his Cabinet, inducts two new ministers from Federal Socialist Forum Nepal

Kathmandu, June 1 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has expanded his Cabinet on Friday. President Bidya Devi Bhandari appointed two ministers from the Federal Socialist Forum Nepal as per the¬†recommendation made by the Prime Minister. The party recently joined the ruling coalition after signing a two-point agreement with the government. Forum‚Äôs Chair Upendra Yadav has […]

Nepal Communist Party ready to amend constitution as Forum agrees to join govt

Kathmandu, May 28 The Upendra Yadav-led Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal on Monday signed a two-point agreement with the ruling Nepal Communist Party. In the agreement, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and former PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal’s party has consented to amend the constitution as demanded by the Forum on the basis of mutual consent whereas the […]

Open about joining government: Upendra Yadav

Kathmandu, May 22 Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Chairman Upendra Yadav has said that his party is open to the option of joining the incumbent government despite the recent unification between CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre. The party, however, has taken a firm stand on a written agreement for the constitution amendment, according to him. Before the unification, […]

Upendra Yadav accuses govt of putting federalism in jeopardy

Biratnagar, May 17 Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Chairperson Upendra Yadav says the federal government is putting the newly introduced system of federalism in jeopardy as it did not give sufficient rights to provincial and local governments. He says the government is imposing the centre’s rule on provincial and local governments instead of delegating constitutional rights. “Federalism […]