Nepal's Supreme Court likely to pronounce verdict on House dissolution on July 12

President Bhandari dissolved the lower house for the second time in five months on May 22 and announced snap elections on November 12 and November 19.

published on : 11th July 2021

PM K P Sharma Oli claims Yoga originated in Nepal, not in India

Later on, Maharshi Patanjali developed the philosophy of Yoga in a more refined and systematic manner, he said. 'Yoga doesn't belong to any particular religion or religious sect,' Oli said.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Political crisis worsens in Nepal; SC quashes PM Oli's appointment of 20 Cabinet ministers

With the order, there are only five ministers left in Oli's Cabinet, including the Prime Minister.

published on : 22nd June 2021

Writ petition filed against Cabinet reshuffle by Nepal PM Oli

The writ filed by senior advocate Dinesh Tripathi urged the apex court to rescind the caretaker prime minister's decision to induct new ministers.

published on : 7th June 2021

Nepal PM asks EC to ensure fair and fraud-free polls

Bhandari's announcement came after Oli recommended the dissolution of the 275-member House following an emergency midnight Cabinet meeting.

published on : 22nd May 2021

Nepal President dissolves Parliament; announces mid-term polls in November

President Bidya Devi Bhandari's announcement came after Prime Minister Oli recommended the dissolution of the 275-member House following an emergency midnight Cabinet meeting.

published on : 22nd May 2021

Nepal Supreme Court refuses to issue interim order on oath taken by PM Oli

However, the apex court has told to come up with written responses within 15 days regarding the oath taken by the prime minister on Friday.

published on : 18th May 2021

Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari initiates govt formation, gives 3 days time to parties to stake claim

The Office of the President, in a statement on Monday, said President Bhandari has decided to invite parties to form a majority government pursuant to Article 76 (2) of the Constitution of Nepal.

published on : 11th May 2021

Nepali Congress decides to form government under its leadership

The Central Working Committee of the Nepali Congress decided to take initiative to form a new government under its leadership, according to party's senior leader Prakash Man Singh.

published on : 4th April 2021

China visit enhanced bilateral cooperation: Nepal Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli

The prime minister said the agreement signed by Nepal and China for the assistance to railway connectivity is an important document of his visit.

published on : 24th June 2018

India supports united, strong Nepal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Modi was speaking during a joint press meet after holding talks with Oli, who said that Nepal wanted to create a strong relationship based on mutual trust.

published on : 11th May 2018

Indian PM Modi, Nepal counterpart K P Sharma Oli jointly inaugurate Janakpur-Ayodhya direct bus service 

Modi flagged off the bus after visiting the famed 20th century Janaki temple, dedicated to the Hindu goddess Sita, where he offered special prayers.

published on : 11th May 2018

India, Nepal decide to boost cooperation, speed up connectivity projects

After the bilateral talks, PM Modi said India will continue to support Nepal as per that country's priorities, adding both sides have agreed to expedite all connectivity projects.

published on : 7th April 2018