• Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba wins vote of confidence

    Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba wins vote of confidence

    Jul 19, 2021, 09:40 AM IST

    Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Sunday won a trust vote in the House of Representatives with 165 votes. Deuba secured 165 votes in his favour while 83 votes were cast against him.

  • Nepal PM Oli defends dissolution of Parliament

    Nepal PM Oli defends dissolution of Parliament

    Feb 06, 2021, 10:23 PM IST

    Nepal's caretaker Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday defended his latest move to dissolve parliament and called on the public to gear up for the election scheduled for April and May. Taking a jibe against his former fellow party chairman and other members of ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Oli said splinter group orchestrated plots to remove him from post, thus bringing political instability in the Himalayan Nation. More than a dozen of cases have been filed against Oli's move of December in Apex Court which has continued its hearing over the weeks and is expected to give a verdict by the end of this month. If the government wins the battle in court, questions have been raised over the timings left with the Election Commission to prepare for the two phased elections which has been called on for April 30 and May 10. Elected in 2017 after landslide victory, Oli became the first Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Nepal after communist alliance of CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Center secured nearly two-third majorities in the lower house.

  • Nepal PM Oli expresses gratitude to India for shipping

    Nepal PM Oli expresses gratitude to India for shipping 'COVISHIELD' in time

    Jan 27, 2021, 08:12 PM IST

    After the recent initiative served by the Indian government for delivering one million dosages of COVISHIELD vaccine to Nepal, Nepal's caretaker Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli expressed his gratitude towards India. In an address during the inauguration ceremony of inoculation drive in Kathmandu, Oli thanked Indian Premier Modi for providing a vaccine in grant to Nepal. Oli added that the vaccine drive to inoculate the people of Himalayan Nation would be complete within three months. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, in the first phase of the vaccination drive, the government is inoculating the 'COVISHIELD' vaccine to around 4,50,000 frontline workers. Last week, the Government of India gifted a million doses of the 'COVISHIELD' vaccine to Nepal. The vaccine was jointly developed by Oxford University and AstraZeneca--a British-Swedish pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical company. It has been branded as 'Covishield' in India. According to the ministry, the vaccine has already been dispatched to almost 70 districts as of Tuesday.

  • Parliament dissolution a political issue, SC should dismiss case: Nepal PM

    Parliament dissolution a political issue, SC should dismiss case: Nepal PM

    Jan 11, 2021, 08:39 PM IST

    Calling the Nepal government's move to dissolve the lower house of the Parliament to be a 'political move', Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said the Supreme Court should dismiss the case.

  • 'Oli is insane': Ayodhya priests condemn Nepal PM's bizarre claims on Lord Ram

    Jul 14, 2020, 12:20 PM IST

    After Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli claimed that the birthplace of Lord Ram is in Nepal and the revered god was Nepali, priests in Ayodhya lashed out at the Nepal PM for his bizarre claims.

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    Nepal's Communist Party standing committee to decide PM KP Sharma Oli's fate today

    Jul 04, 2020, 09:35 AM IST

    Nepal's ruling Communist Party's standing committee meet to decide PM KP Sharma Oli's fate today

  • Nepal PM Oli meets President amid demand for resignation

    Nepal PM Oli meets President amid demand for resignation

    Jul 02, 2020, 01:49 PM IST

    As calls for his resignation grow louder, Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is expected to address the nation today.

  • Nepal PM: Unchecked migrants from India contributing to rise in COVID-19 cases

    Nepal PM: Unchecked migrants from India contributing to rise in COVID-19 cases

    May 26, 2020, 04:34 PM IST

    Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Monday reiterated his previous statement where he had blamed those coming from India for the spread of coronavirus in the Himalayan nation.

  • PM Modi thanks Nepal PM for joining video conference of SAARC member countries after his recent surgery

    PM Modi thanks Nepal PM for joining video conference of SAARC member countries after his recent surgery

    Mar 15, 2020, 09:36 PM IST

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on March 15 attended a video conference of all South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) member countries over Coronavirus.

  • Nepal PM Oli to undergo second kidney transplant in Kathmandu hospital

    Nepal PM Oli to undergo second kidney transplant in Kathmandu hospital

    Mar 04, 2020, 12:21 PM IST

    Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli arrived at hospital to undergo kidney re-transplant on March 04.

  • PM Modi, Nepal PM KP Sharma jointly inaugurate Jogbani-Biratnagar ICP

    PM Modi, Nepal PM KP Sharma jointly inaugurate Jogbani-Biratnagar ICP

    Jan 21, 2020, 02:58 PM IST

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli jointly inaugurated the 2nd Integrated Check Post (ICP) at Jogbani-Biratnagar on January 21.

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