KATHMANDU, April 15: A total of 14 districts across the country including the Kathmandu Valley have been extremely affected by the second wave of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), according to the government.

KATHMANDU, May 15: A key leader of the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC), Gagan Thap has urged Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to concentrate all his efforts on the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

NC Vice President Gachchhadar’s wife passes away

Published On: May 15, 2021 01:46 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, May 15: Nepali Congress (NC) Vice President Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar is bereaved of his wife.

KATHMANDU, May 15:  The government has initiated a process to appoint ambassadors in various 11 countries.

KATHMANDU, May 14: The Supreme Court on Friday opened the door for hearing on writ petitions under extra ordinary jurisdictions as an emergency remedy of cases related to serious violation of constition and fundamental rights.

KATHMANDU, May 14: Prime Minister KP Oli on Friday took the oath of office and secrecy as the country's 43rd prime minister despite losing a vote of confidence in parliament earlier this week. Since he has been reappointed as the prime minister in his capacity as the leader of the largest political party in parliament, Prime Minister Oli will have to seek a vote of confidence again within the next 30 days. Whether he will be able to win the vote of confidence will determine the country's future political course - midterm elections or a full-term government led by Oli.

KP Oli sworn in again as PM, no new faces in new cabinet

Published On: May 14, 2021 03:45 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, May 14: Parliamentary Party leader of the CPN-UML, KP Sharma Oli was sworn in again as the Prime Minister on Friday afternoon, four days after he lost the trust vote in the lower house of federal parliament.

PM Oli takes oath of office and secrecy

Published On: May 14, 2021 03:06 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, May 14: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli took the oath of office and secrecy Friday afternoon.

PM Oli to take oath of office and secrecy today

Published On: May 14, 2021 11:28 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, May 14: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli will take the oath of office and secrecy on Friday afternoon.

How Madhav Nepal lost the plot in 68 days

Published On: May 14, 2021 10:33 AM NPT By: Republica

It has been exactly 68 days since the Supreme Court paved a way for CPN-UML and the Maoist (Center) to go about their ways. Subsequent effort to review the decision was refused by the Court. The Madhav Kumar Nepal-faction of CPN-UML threatened to resign en masse so that Nepali Congress, the Maoist (Center) and JSP would form a coalition government. Last-minute deals between PM KP Sharma Oli and Nepal prevented the party from splitting, and the CPN-UML government has survived a threat created by its own misdoings.

KATHMANDU, May 13: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has reappointed CPN-UML Chairman K P Oli as Prime Minister.