KATHMANDU, July 2: A team including Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has reached Bara to inspect the Nijgadh International Airport that is currently under construction.

KATHMANDU, July 2: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Dr. Shekhar Koirala's group has accused NC President and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba of being the president of not just the party but of the coalition.

KATHMANDU, June 29: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the government has adopted a strategy to increase the production and productivity of paddy, thereby substituting its import.

KATHMANDU, June 28: The meeting of the cabinet is being held today. Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has called a meeting at his official residence in Baluwatar at 3:00 PM.

KATHMANDU, June 23: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the government will provide assistance to Nepal Academy considering its financial difficulties.

KATHMANDU, June 13: A leader and former general secretary of the ruling Nepali Congress, Dr Shashank Koirala has termed the role of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who is also the party president, as being ‘satisfactory’.

KATHMANDU, June 10: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has directed authorities to arrest Ramdev Teli, a lender accused of charging exorbitant interest against personal loans he issued to individuals, and carry out investigations against him.

KATHMANDU, May 8: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that the Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba ruined his party just to secure his post of the prime minister.

KATHMANDU, May 8: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba including top leaders of the ruling five-party alliance are scheduled to address an election mass meeting in Pokhara today.

PM Deuba arrives in Butwal

May 7, 2022 12:41 pm

LUMBINI, May 7: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has arrived in Butwal to address an election rally organized by the five-party coalition today.

JANAKPURDHAM, May 7: Senior leaders of the five-party alliance, including Nepali Congress (NC) President and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, are set to arrive at Janakpurdham in Dhanusha today.

KATHMANDU, May 3: Actor Bhuwan KC has joined the Nepali Congress (NC) party amid a program held at the official residence of Prime Minister and NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba in Baluwatar on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, May 3: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has extended his best wishes to the members of the Nepali Muslim community within the country and abroad on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr today.

KATHMANDU, May 1: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has underscored the need for a culture to respect labor by highlighting the importance of labor and skills in the country's economic development process.

PM Deuba's New Year greetings

April 14, 2022 09:53 am

KATHMANDU, April 14: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has extended best wishes to all Nepalis for their happiness, peace, good health and progress on the occasion of Nepali New Year 2079.

KATHMANDU, March 31: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has made it clear that he is not against the current ruling alliance.

Dr Nishchal N Pandey is the Director of the Center for South Asian Studies, a Kathmandu-based think-tank. Previously, he served as the Executive Director of the Institute of Foreign Affairs (IFA) under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Dr Pandey was also an International Research committee member of the Regional Center for Strategic Studies (RCSS), Colombo. He keeps a close tab on the developments that pertain to the South Asian region and their implications for Nepal. As Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba is leaving for New Delhi on a three-day official visit to India on Friday, Republica's Kosh Raj Koirala sat with him to understand the significance of the visit and the priorities and concerns Nepal should raise. Excerpts:

BIRATNAGAR, March 21: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the local governments  should work to win the confidence of the people.

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has solicited support of the main opposition party, CPN-UML, to ratify Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) grant agreement through parliament.

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: Amid reports that ruling Nepali Congress (NC) with the tacit support of the main opposition party, CPN-UML, is preparing to oust Speaker Agni Sapkota if he obstructed tabling the MCC Compact Agreement in parliament for discussion, Chairman of CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has asked Prime Minister Deuba if they were preparing to oust Speaker Sapkota.

KATHMANDU, Feb 9: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba extended his tributes on the 7th memorial day of former Prime Minister and former NC President Sushil Koirala.

KATHMANDU, Feb 7: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat has been appointed to the post of the party’s spokesperson. NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba handed over the duties of party spokesperson to Dr Mahat today.

PM Deuba’s message on Martyrs Day

January 30, 2022 09:13 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 30: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said people’s rule in the country was established following the massive political changes due to martyrs’ sacrifice and dedication for the country’s development and transformation, keeping aside their personal interests.

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: The ruling Nepali Congress(NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has formed a 37-member Central Work Performance Committee.

PM Deuba tests negative to COVID-19

January 11, 2022 09:54 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has tested negative to coronavirus.

The party needs unity: Deuba

January 4, 2022 15:09 pm

DHARAN, Jan 4: Nepali Congress President and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the party will be united.

MCC is in Nepal's interest: PM Deuba

December 27, 2021 12:40 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba said that the US assistance project Millennium Challenge Compact (MCC) was in Nepal's interest and that the agreement was necessary for the development of the country.

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has entrusted Prime Minister and party president Sher Bahadur Deuba with the task of providing the party's official letter to the party’s candidates filing candidacy for National Assembly election scheduled for January 26, 2022.

NC leader Poudel congratulates Deuba

December 15, 2021 15:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: Nepali Congress (NC) senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has congratulated Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba after the latter was reelected to the post of NC president through its 14th General Convention.

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has congratulated Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on his re-election to the post of Nepali Congress (NC) president from the party's 14th General Convention.

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: Sher Bahadur Deuba has been reelected as President of Nepali Congress.

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: Nepali Congress (NC) presidential candidate Prakash Man Singh has said that he had to field his candidacy as the current leadership of the party proved to be incompetent to lead the Nepali Congress (NC).

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the current government will last till the next general elections if he is elected as Nepali Congress (NC)’s president from the party’s 14th General Convention.

The nation needs you, Deuba tells Poudel

December 12, 2021 11:03 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: Nepali Congress President and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has met senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel. Arriving at Poudel's residence in Bohoratar on Saturday night, Deuba said, "The nation needs you" and urged him not to think of leaving politics.

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that he had helped Nepali people to get rid of the rule of K P Oli.

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has extended his best wishes to all Nepalis living in the country and abroad on the occasion of the International Human Rights Day today.

NC President Deuba is under pressure to give space to leaders close to him in the office bearers' body. As a number of influential leaders are vying for the post of Joint General Secretaries and CWC members, Deuba had planned to introduce a proposal to add three more Joint General Secretaries and 58 CWC members.

KATHMANDU, Dec 8: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has extended his warmest greetings and best wishes to the peoples and governments of the SAARC member states on the occasion of the thirty-seventh SAARC Charter Day today.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Nepali Congress lawmaker from Sarlahi-4 Amaresh Kumar Singh has accused party president Sher Bahadur Deuba of abusing his position and power to hold the convention by showing fear, intimidation and terror among the party members.

KATHMANDU, Nov 12: A high-level panel formed to study disputes seen at the BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS), Dharan submitted its report to Prime Minister and BPKIHS Chancellor Sher Bahadur Deuba.

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: The government has appointed new governors for Province 1, Sudurpaschim Province, and Karnali Province.

KATHMANDU, Oct 24: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba is visiting the districts affected by flood, landslide and inundation in the east today. He will visit Sunsari, Morang, Ilam and Panchthar districts affected by the recent floods, landslide and inundation, according to his personal secretariat.

Today marks the completion of 100 days by the present government led by Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba. It was on July 13 that NC President Deuba took charge as the head of the government. He had succeeded CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli following the Supreme Court’s order to appoint him as the Prime Minister of Nepal in accordance with the Article 76 (5) of the Constitution.

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: Top leaders of the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) have urged party President Sher Bahadur Deuba to immediately give full shape to the Cabinet.

KATHMANDU, September 3: The decision of the Sher Bahadur Deuba-led government to form a task force to see whether or not the Chinese side has encroached upon Nepali territory in the Namkha area of Humla district has courted controversies across political circles in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, August 30: A meeting of the top leaders of the ruling parties held at the Prime Minister’s official residence in Baluwatar has decided to give full shape to the cabinet at the earliest possible date.

KATHMANDU, August 29: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has decided to give full shape to his Cabinet as soon as possible. Though Prime Minister Deuba earlier announced to allot six ministerial berths and “two more ministries if necessary” to the newly-formed CPN (Unified Socialist) party led by former PM Madhav Kumar Nepal, the latter’s party has found it quite difficult to choose leaders from his party for ministerial berths in the Deuba-led government as there are too many aspirants.

KATHMANDU, August 27: A race of sorts has begun among the lawmakers of the CPN (Unified Socialist) to become a minister in the Sher Bahadur Deuba-led Cabinet after he announced to give six ministerial berths and “two more ministries if necessary” to the newly-formed party led by former PM Madhav Kumar Nepal.

KATHMANDU, August 10: Chairman of the main opposition party, CPN-UML, KP Oli has asked the government what the fate of the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) compact would be.

KATHMANDU, August 6: The government has started doing the necessary homework to form a new Land Related Problems Resolution Commission (LRPRC) by amending the formation order of the LRPRC formed earlier by the KP Oli-led government.