Nepal government

KP Sharma Oli set to be reappointed as Nepal PM as Opposition fails to muster majority support

Nepali Congress and Maoist Centre have 61 and 49 seats in the lower house. Their combined strength was 110, which is insufficient to win majority vote.

published on : 13th May 2021

Nepali Congress to stake claim to form next govt; political parties busy doing number games

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

published on : 12th May 2021

Nepal PM Oli to seek vote of confidence in Parliament on May 10

The prime minister's fate will be decided by Monday's voting for which the ruling CPN-UML has issued a whip to all of its lawmakers, urging them to cast their votes in favour of the prime minister.

published on : 9th May 2021

Nepal's Oli govt loses majority support after Maoist party withdraws support

The party submitted a letter to this effect to the Parliament Secretariat, informing about its decision to withdraw support to the government, according to a senior leader of the party, Ganesh Shah.

published on : 5th 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

Nepal's CPN (Maoist Centre) asks its ministers in Oli-led govt to resign en-masse

This is the second time the the splinter faction of the Nepal Communist Party has instructed its ministers in the Oli government to resign from their post.

published on : 14th March 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

'Stop discrimination': Hundreds rally in Nepalese capital for women's rights

Activists say even though the country's constitution guarantees equal rights to women, there is much more that needs to be done to make that a reality.

published on : 12th February 2021

Nepal bans three Indian climbers for six years for faking Mount Everest summit

Their certificates have been revoked, the ministry said 'after receiving a complaint about the fake ascent, the ministry had formed a committee to investigate the matter.'

published on : 11th February 2021

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