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.

DAMAULI, March 24: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba today inspected the under-construction 140-megawatt Tanahu Hydropower Project at Jhaputar of Rhishing Rural Municipality-1 in Tanahu, and instructed the officials for its timely completion.

KATHMANDU, March 22: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended the best wishes on the World Water Day-2022, stating that this Day would inspire all to contribute to ecological balance by conserving water resources.

KATHMANDU, March 17: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has wished happiness, peace and prosperity to all the brothers and sisters living at home and abroad on the auspicious occasion of the great festival of Nepalis, Phagu Purnima or Holi.

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: Journalist Govinda Pariyar has been appointed as Press Chief to Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba.

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has extended his best wishes on the occasion of the 300th birth anniversary of the ‘father of the nation’ King Prithvi Narayan Shah and the National Unity Day.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has called an all-party meeting on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, July 29: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba is likely to expand the Council of Ministers on Thursday.

Deuba appointed as PM of Nepal

July 13, 2021 13:29 pm

KATHMANDU, July 13: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has appointed President of Nepali Congress(NC), Sher Bahadur Deuba to the post of the Prime Minister (PM).

No, Mr Prime Minister!

June 26, 2021 13:09 pm

KP Oli’s tendencies are wholly and growingly anti-democratic. He seems to hold no conception that an MP’s power to vote in parliament is derived from the trust from the sovereign people, and not from the party’s chairman.

KATHMANDU, May 21: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is to hold a press conference at the latter’s office at Baluwatar.

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

PM Oli summons cabinet meeting

May 8, 2021 11:24 am

KATHMANDU, May 8: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has summoned a cabinet meeting for Saturday evening.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Senior leader of the main opposition, Nepali Congress (NC), Ram Chandra Paudel has announced to sponsor a vote of no-confidence against Prime Minister K P Oli “if he does not step down voluntarily”.

KATHMANDU, March 28:  Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR) Agni Prasad Sapkota has called on Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: Bibeksheel Sajha Party has demanded resignation of President Bidya Bhandari and Prime Minister  K P Sharma Oli on moral grounds after the apex court revoked the decision of Prime Minister Oli to dissolve the House of Representatives (HoR).

Speaker of the dissolved HoR says he will convey this message to the Supreme Court

KATHMANDU, Nov 10: Prime Minister KP Oli is visiting the Kimathanka area on Wednesday even as his party’s Executive Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has called a Secretariat meeting without his consent.

Concerned over the increasing rape cases in the country, actress Reecha Sharma posted an open letter to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on her Facebook page

TOKYO, Sept 8: The official campaigning to head Japan’s ruling party began Tuesday with the longtime right-hand man of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe now seen as a top candidate and his likely successor to lead the government.

KATHMANDU, August 1:  President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended her best wishes to all Nepali Muslim sisters and brothers at home and abroad for their happiness, peace, prosperity, long life and good health on the occasion of Bakar-Eid.

KATHMANDU, June 23: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), has raised strong objection to the preparation of the government to procure a surveillance vehicle equipped with LTE Rapid Communication System worth Rs 50 million for Prime Minister KP Oli.

KATHMANDU, April 22: Prime Minister KP Oli has said that the ongoing nationwide lockdown enforced to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) will not be lifted until the situation is effectively brought under control.

KATHMANDU, March 11: Doctors involved in the treatment of Prime Minister KP Oli have said that he will need some six months to make a complete recovery from the kidney transplant operation he underwent at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital a week ago.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli today said Visit Nepal Year, 2020 could draw the global attention to minimising climate change risks apart from promoting tourism of Nepal.

JERUSALEM, Dec 27: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu easily won a vote to keep the Likud party helm, the party said on Friday, in a boost ahead of what is likely to be a hard-fought general election in March.

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said academic institutions should focus on producing competent and capable human resources to meet the national aspiration for 'prosperous Nepal, happy Nepali'.

PM extends Christmas best wishes

December 25, 2019 15:26 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called on all to gear up for the national campaign of development and prosperity by consolidating national independence, unity and integrity.

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: Disappointed with  Prime Minister KP Oli’s rejection of a proposal on the formation of a committee to study the issues of constitution amendment, the Samajbadi Party led by Deputy Prime Minister Upendra Yadav left the government, Tuesday.

PM condoles Shrestha's death

December 14, 2019 16:58 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said he is profoundly saddened by the death of senior communist leader and lawyer Janak Man Shrestha.

KATHMANDU, Nov 29 : Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's health is improving significantly, doctors involved in his treatment said, adding that his physical and biochemical requirements are also improving as expected.

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Wednesday said that the government will work to safeguard hard-won federal republic democracy at any cost.

BAJURA, June 27: Albeit short-term, Prime Minister Employment Program (PMEP) is proving effective in Bajura district. Small projects, which had remained incomplete for long due to lack of resources, are now being implemented under the program.

BHADRAPUR, June 21: The number of youths mobilized from 14 local levels for various activities under the Prime Minister Employment Programme has reached 2,753 in the district this year.

ISLAMABAD, June 10: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday asked citizens to take advantage of the tax amnesty scheme and declare their undisclosed assets by June 30 to contribute in the development of the country which is grappling with a severe financial crunch.

KATHMANDU, June 6: As Prime Minister KP Oli prepares to visit Britain next week as part of his visit to three European nations, former British Gurkha veterans have urged him to raise their demand for pay parity during his scheduled meeting with his British counterpart.

KATHMANDU, May 24: The inaugural match to be played at the Mulpani Cricket Stadium’s lower ground has been further postponed for Sunday as an inspection team found the venue unfit on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, May 21: Police arrested a man from Baneshwar on Monday for writing a comment on Facebook claiming that he would kill  Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli for Rs 5 million.

KATHMANDU, May 5: The National Council on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management has directed all concerned government bodies to arrange necessary preparedness to reduce the disaster risks.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli today inaugurated the campaign of ‘model smart school’ based on information technology for teaching by remote-clicking amid a program held in Kamalpokhari, Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, April 28: The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) has launched the country’s first integrated statistics portal. Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli launched the portal named nationaldata.gov.np amidst a full meeting of the National Planning Commission today.

KATHMANDU, April 5: Chief ministers of all seven provinces have renewed their call to the Prime Minister KP Oli to implement the 29-point understanding reached during the inter-province council (IPC) meeting last year.

OTTAWA, Jan 27: In an unprecedented move, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Saturday said he had fired his ambassador to China, who prompted a political furor with comments about Huawei’s high-profile extradition case.

School kids grill PM over Nirmala case

January 1, 2019 19:18 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: Students from various schools have grilled Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli over the rape-and-murder case of Nirmala Panta.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18:  A task-force led by Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa presented a report on the problems faced by provinces at the Inter-State Council meeting held at the Prime Minister’s Office in Singha Durbar on Tuesday.

Oct 29: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

October 29, 2018 18:00 pm

Your daily dose of missed important news of the day.

SYANGJA, Oct 11: Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Raghubir Mahaseth has said that the opposition leaders have become restless due to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's vision of 'Prosperous Nepal and Happy Nepali'.

KATHMANDU, Oct. 6: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said skilled human resources cannot be produced in the country only through classroom teaching activities.

PM Oli arrives in Doha

October 4, 2018 12:41 pm

DOHA, Oct 4: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has arrived in Doha, Qatar from New York, U.S.A today on the way back home after leading the Nepali delegation to the 73rd United Nations General Assembly in New York and concluding an official visit to Costa Rica.

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 4: The detained wife of former Malaysian Prime Minister Najjib Razak was brought to court Thursday to face money laundering charges in a graft scandal involving the 1MDB state investment fund.