K P Sharma Oli

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

'Remove me if you can': Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli challenges Prachanda

Prachanda has been making efforts to garner support from the opposition Nepali Congress and Janata Samajbadi parties in an apparent bid to oust K P Sharma Oli from power.

published on : 28th February 2021

Nepal's Supreme Court reinstates parliament dissolved by PM Oli

The court termed the dissolution of the House as "unconstitutional" and ordered the government to summon the House session within the next 13 days.

published on : 23rd February 2021

Nepal political chaos: Prachanda faction to announce second phase of demonstrations on Saturday

The demonstration mobilization committee led by Spokesperson Narayan Kaji Shrestha will announce the second phase of protest programs amid a press meeting.

published on : 2nd January 2021

Nepal political crisis: 'Tired of making deals' with rival leader Prachanda, says PM KP Sharma Oli

Nepal plunged into a political crisis on December 20 after Oli, known for his pro-Beijing leanings, in a surprise move, recommended dissolving the 275-member House.

published on : 30th December 2020

Ugly power fight shows limits of coalitions in Nepal

The ruling Nepal Communist Party was a post-poll marriage of convenience of their individual parties for power in 2018.

published on : 28th December 2020

Chinese envoy meets Prachanda amid political crisis in Nepal

The meeting at Prachanda's residence in Khumaltar - which lasted for about 30 minutes - dwelt on the contemporary political situation after the NCP split, My Republica newspaper reported.

published on : 24th December 2020

China says its close ties with Nepal will not affect 'any third party'

He also pledged to provide additional assistance to the Nepali Army in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a statement issued by the Nepal Army.

published on : 2nd December 2020

Chinese defence minister meets Nepal's top leadership to bolster military cooperation

The Chinese defence minister is leading a 21-member delegation.

published on : 29th November 2020

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