KATHMANDU, Oct 10: Ishwor Pokhrel, general secretary of the CPN-UML has indicated that the party’s Chairman KP Sharma Oli will remain as the leader of the party. Stating that national politics is highly polarized at present and that it’s time to strengthen the political conviction carried by the UML, he indicated that KP Sharma Oli will be retained as the UML chairman by the upcoming general convention of the party.
KATHMANDU, Feb 25: Visiting American Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defence for South and Southeast Asia, Joseph Felter, paid a courtesy call on Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence Ishwor Pokhrel here today.
KATHMANDU, Dec 13: Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Ishwor Pokhrel has said the Kathmandu-Tarai fast track would be speeded up after solving the land compensation problems at the entry points of Khokana and Bungmati area in the Kathmandu Valley.
KATHMANDU, Sept 28: Acting Prime Minister Ishwor Pokhrel and visiting Indian Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan, held a meeting today on the issue of progress in the extension of petroleum pipelines between the two countries.