KATHMANDU, August 28: Even as the newly-appointed Chief Minister of Province 1, Bhim Acharya is yet to give a full shape to his Cabinet, the opposition alliance has already expedited preparations to form a new government.

BIRATNAGAR, August 26: Bhim Acharya has been sworn in as the Chief Minister of Province 1.  Province Chief Somraj Adhkari Pyasi administered the oath of office and secrecy to Acharya on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, August 24: Chairman of the proposed CPN (Unified Socialist) party, Madhav Kumar Nepal has claimed that CPN-UML leader Ashtalakshmi Shakya had become the Chief Minister (CM) of Bagmati Province  as per his wish and suggestion “but she is in a dilemma now”.

BUTWAL, August 11: CPN (Maoist Center) leader Kul Prasad KC has been appointed as the Chief Minister (CM) of Lumbini Province.

KATHMANDU, June 18: Chief Minister of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel has won a vote of confidence as per Article 168 (6) of the Constitution of Nepal from the 59-member provincial assembly.

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KATHMANDU, June 18: Chief Minister (CM) of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Pokharel is seeking a vote of confidence from the provincial assembly.

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POKHARA, June 13: Newly-appointed chief minister of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel is preparing to take a vote of confidence from the province assembly soon.

KATHMANDU, June 12: Gandaki Province Chief Sita Paudel has administered oath of office and secrecy to the newly-appointed Chief Minister Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel and four ministers. Pokharel is Parliamentary Party leader of  Nepali Congress (NC) in Gandaki Provincial Assembly.

POKHARA, June 12: Parliamentary party leader of the Nepali Congress (NC) in Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Pokharel ‘Nepali’ has been appointed as the new chief minister of the province.

POKHARA, June 8: Chief Minister (CM) of Gandaki Province, Prithvi Subba Gurung, has announced to seek a trust vote from the Gandaki Province Assembly on June 10.

POKHARA, May 12: Prithvi Subba Gurung has again been appointed as the chief minister of Gandaki Province.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Chief Minister of Lumbini Province Shankar Pokharel has tendered resignation on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, April 27: Though a special session of the Gandaki Province Assembly was summoned following the registration of a no-confidence motion against Chief Minister Prithvi Subba Gurung, lawmakers of the ruling CPN-UML obstructed a meeting of the assembly on Tuesday afternoon, demanding that they be tested for COVID-19 without delay.

KATHMANDU, April 26: A no-confidence motion has been filed against Chief Minister of Gandaki Province Prithvi Subba Gurung.

POKHARA, April 15: Opposition parties have registered a no-confidence motion against the chief minister of Gandaki Province, Prithvi Subba Gurung.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Chief Minister (CM) of Province 1, Sherdhan Rai has said that the rival faction of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) led by Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Madhav Kumar Nepal could have been preparing for the forthcoming midterm polls.

BIRATNAGAR, Feb 15: Province 1 Chief Minister (CM) Sherdhan Rai on Monday claimed that the provincial government has been successful in creating a sense of hope among the people for a better future.

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: In a rare case, Shristi Goswami , 19, has been picked as the chief minister of Indian state of Uttarakhand for one day during the child assembly session taking place today.

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 20: Chief Minister of Province 1 Sher Dhan Rai on Sunday expanded his cabinet by inducting four new state ministers.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: Shankar Pokharel, chief minister (CM) of Province 5, has asked the leadership of his political party to instruct lower-level party committees about deciding the name of the province and the location of its capital.

KAILALI, Nov 18: The Sudurpaschim provincial government has been spending more than four million rupees on salaries, residents, communication, water, and electricity supply to ministers and provincial assembly members, excluding the amount provided to them for fuel.

KATHMANDU, Chief Minister of Karnali Province Mahendra Bahadur Shahi has urged the Chinese investors to invest in his province.

BUTWAL, August 16: Chief Minister of State 5 Shankar Pokhrel conducted a field inspection of the house of Bhumishwor Dhakal, chief whip of ruling Nepal Community Party of the state at Sainamaina municipality-8 in Rupandehi district

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HETAUDA, Aug 10: Province 3 Chief Minister Dormani Poudel has said the provincial government always works for the protection of marginalized and backward communities.

KATHMANDU, July 31: Province 2 Chief Minister Mohammad Lalbabu Raut has accused Kathmandu of giving cold shoulder to the plight of the people living in the flood-hit areas.

KATHMANDU, July 30: Lal Babu Raut, the chief minister of Province 2, has rejected the possibility of the cabinet being reshuffled in his province.

RUPANDEHI, July 27: Province 5 has developed its Sustainable Development Goals Baseline report.

KATHMANDU, July 23: Karnali State's chief minister Mahendra Bahadur Shahi has said the state government could not perform as per the planning and people's expectation due to geographical remoteness and a crisis of employees.

BUTWAL, July 16: Chief Minister of Province 5, Shankar Pokhrel, has said the province was ahead in terms of budget implementation.

CM Poudel admitted in hospital

June 3, 2019 10:31 am

HETAUDA, June 3: State 3 Chief Minister Dormani Poudel has been admitted in a hospital for a regular health checkup. He was admitted in Shahid Gangalal National Heart Centre, Kathmandu, for his heart checkup.

Butwal, May 29: State 5 Chief Minister Shanker Pokharel has argued that the Republic Day should not be celebrated only as a governance system but be institutionalized as a lifestyle of Nepali people.

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ROLPA, April 30: An unidentified group detonated an improvised explosive device targeting Province 5 Chief Minister Shankhar Pokhrel in Rolpa on Tuesday.

PANAJI, March 17: Manohar Parrikar, Goa Chief Minister and former Defence Minister, who had been battling a pancreatic ailment for more than a year, died at his son's home in Panaji this evening.

MAKWANPUR, March 7: The provincial assembly members of Province 3 have accused Chief Minister Dormani Paudel and the government of failing to effectively implement the budget of current fiscal year.

NUWAKOT, Feb 26: Chief Minister of State-3 Government, Dormani Poudel, has expressed concern, saying it appears that the shortage of employees seen in the State and the local level government offices would remain even after the employee adjustment.

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KATHMANDU, Nov 29: Chief Minister of Gandaki Province Prithvi Subba Gurung has warned to shut down crusher industries operating against set guidelines and standard.

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BIRATNAGAR, Nov 16: Chief Minister of Province -1, Sherdhan Rai, has thanked all Nepalis in and outside the country wishing him good health and speedy recovery.

KATHMANDU, Nov 12: The visit of Province 1 Chief Minister Sherdhan Rai to the United States of America following his medical checkup in Thailand has courted controversy back home after he was found not receiving due permission from the federal government for the visits.

Nepali journalist assaulted in New York

November 11, 2018 09:09 am

NEW YORK, Nov 11: Umesh Rai, the brother-in-law of  Paruhang Rai assualted Lokmani Rai, a Nepali journalist based in New York, for writing news. Paruhang Rai is the chief assistant of Sherdhan Rai, the chief minister of Province 1.

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 2: Chief Minister of Province 1 Sherdhan Rai on Friday left for Thailand for his medical treatment. CM Rai will be treated for a throat problem at Bangkok-based Bumrungrad International Hospital, said Rai's press advisor Dhurba Subedi.

DHANUSHA, Oct 1: Chief Minister of province no 2, Lalbabu Raut, has directed the Janakpur Zonal Hospital to submit its all details to the government within 24 hours.

BIRGUNJ, Sept 29: Province 2 Chief Minister Lal Babu Raut has stated that he will not allow the felling of trees before the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of the country's second international airport being built in Bara is prepared.