Nepal Parliament

Nepal Supreme Court to hear writ petitions challenging PM Oli's Parliament dissolution

A total of 12 writ petitions have been filed in the Apex Court out of which the hearing of 11 petitions are scheduled to begin from today, while one is scheduled for Friday.

published on : 23rd December 2020

Nepal PM Oli to address nation day after recommending dissolution of Parliament

This comes after, PM Oli held a meeting with members of the House of Representatives which was dissolved by the President.

published on : 21st December 2020

KP Sharma Oli: Remarkable journey of student Communist leader to Nepal's power centre

Known for his pro-China stance, 68-year-old Oli had earlier served as the country's prime minister from October 11, 2015 to August 3, 2016 during which Kathmandu's ties with New Delhi had strained.

published on : 20th December 2020

Nepal's President dissolves Parliament, declares mid-term polls

President Bhandari has announced April 30 for the first phase and May 10 for the second phase of the mid-term election, according to a notice issued by Rastrapati Bhawan.

published on : 20th December 2020

Nepal PM Oli recommends Parliament's dissolution amidst power tussle; Oppn cries foul

Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's move comes amidst a tussle for power with former prime minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda.

published on : 20th December 2020

It's untenable: India on Nepal's lower house passing bill to redraw political map

In a sharp reaction, India said Nepal's action violates an understanding reached between the two countries to resolve the boundary issues through talks.

published on : 13th June 2020

Nepal approves new political map including disputed Indian territories

The Bill’s introduction had evoked strong reactions from India. Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Anurag Srivastava had described the move unilateral and not based on historical facts.

published on : 13th June 2020

Nepal Parliament starts discussion on revised map

Nepal last month released the revised political and administrative map of the country laying claim over the strategically key areas of Lipulekh, Kalapani and Limpiyadhura.

published on : 9th June 2020