KATHMANDU, June 10: Caretaker Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has given a full shape to his Cabinet.

PM Oli to expand Cabinet today

June 10, 2021 12:44 pm

KATHMANDU, June 10: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is set to expand his 17-member Cabinet on Thursday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, May 28: Prime Minister KP Shamra Oli is addressing the nation from the Prime Minister’s Office at Singha Durbar.

KATHMANDU, May 23: Prime Minister KP Oli on Sunday said that the government will introduce the  next year’s budget through an ordinance, asserting that he is firm to implement the programs that he announced earlier.

KATHMANDU, May 23: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has claimed that no complaint can be lodged  against the president while she exercises her discretionary rights over the implementation of the articles of the constitution.

KATHMANDU, May 22: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has asked the Election Commission to initiate necessary preparations for the upcoming elections for the House of Representatives (HoR).

NC: Unconstitutional; Maoist: Oli on Gyanendra’s path

“He might be preparing to impose a state of emergency in the name of the COVID-19 crisis and curtail political rights.”

KATHMANDU, May 19: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has violated the election code of conduct indirectly, asking the National Assembly by-election voters to vote for Ram Bahadur Thapa during the silence period.

KATHMANDU, May 18: The Supreme Court has asked the defendants to submit a written response, refusing to issue an interim order on a writ petition filed against Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and six other ministers.

Hearing to be conducted by a single bench of Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JBR

KATHMANDU, May 16: Prime Minister KP Oli on Sunday said that the annual budget 2021/22 will be introduced through the due parliamentary process amid growing concerns if the new fiscal year’s budget will come through an ordinance.

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

KATHMANDU, May 10: Prime Minister KP Oli has failed to secure confidence of parliament during a vote of trust motion held in parliament.

Oli has announced to seek a vote of confidence in parliament two months after the Supreme Court invalidated the unity reached between CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center). The two parties had formed Nepal Communist Party (NCP) after the merger deal on May 17, 2018.

KATHMANDU, May 9: A day before the lawmakers of the lower house of parliament are scheduled to vote on the house’s trust on Prime Minister and Chairman of the ruling CPN-UML, KP Sharma Oli, the latter has urged the lawmakers representing the party not to take any ‘undesirable’ step such as resigning en masse .

KATHMANDU, May 8: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has formally decided to fail Prime Minister Oli’s attempt to secure a vote of confidence during a special session of parliament on May 10.

- Retired medics be hired for one year to tackle COVID-19 pandemic: PM Oli - Frontline health workers to receive additional 50 percent of their basic salary as risk allowance   - Prime Minister Oli hints at further tightening the ongoing prohibitory orders in more than 40 districts across the country

KATHMANDU, May 3: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has addressed the nation.

Leaders of political parties represented in the federal parliament asked the government to work seriously toward containing the further spread of COVID-19. They also expressed concern over the worsening situation of the COVID-19 pandemic in the country.

KATHMANDU, April 16: Prime Minister K P Oli has called an all-party meeting to discuss various current political issues at his official residence in Baluwatar on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Prime Minister KP Oli has expressed serious dissatisfaction over the directive issued by a parliamentary committee to suspend the ongoing process of awarding the contract for a section of the Kathmandu-Tarai Fast Track project.

PM Oli, during the inaugural ceremony, turned a switch on to mark the commencement of the construction of these strategic roads in all 165 electoral constituencies across the country.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has challenged the opposition parties to withdraw their support to his government.

NC demands resignation of PM Oli

April 3, 2021 08:28 am

NC to take initiative to form a new government under its own leadership.

KATHMANDU, March 31: Chief whip of CPN (Maoist Center), Dev Gurung has maintained that Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli should win a vote of confidence from parliament by April 5.

KATHMANDU, March 29: Chinese Ambassador to Nepal, Hou Yanqi on Monday handed over 800,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine donated by the Chinese government to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.

KATHMANDU, Mar 21: The Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has wished good health to his Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan.

KATHMANDU, March 11: Top leaders of the Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) have reached the Prime Minister’s Official Residence in Baluwatar to hold discussions with Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli about the formation of coalition government.

KATHMANDU, Mar 10: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that there is no violence and disturbance of any type in the country at present.

KATHMANDU, March 8: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said that the restoration of the House of Representatives has taken the country toward a fresh round of political instability.

KATHMANDU, March 8: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that the government of Nepal has brought into implementation the 'National Strategy and Action Plan to End Gender-Based Violence and Gender Empowerment' so as to empathically address the issues related to violence against women.

KATHMANDU, March 7: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called a meeting of his party's parliamentary party within hours of Supreme Court verdict to revive the erstwhile CPN (UML) and CPN Maoist (Centre).

PM Oli is likely to face a no-confidence motion in the House session

Olitics-politics and ethics

February 28, 2021 07:00 am

Prime Minister Oli is very much the part of the problem. Therefore, cannot be part of the solution.

PM Oli calls cabinet meeting at 5PM today

February 26, 2021 13:19 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 26: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called a meeting of the Council of Ministers this evening.

JHAPA, Feb 25: The foundation stone is being laid for the development of China-Nepal Friendship Industrial Park, the largest industrial estate in Nepal, in Jhapa on Sunday. The estate lies some eight kilometers south of Damak city.

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: Vice President of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Bamdev Gautam, has urged Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to resign from the post without any further delay.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: A meeting of the National Security Council held on Tuesday discussed matters pertaining to election security.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli celebrated his 70th birthday on Tuesday.

“No matter what verdict the court may pass, we will continue our mission to build the nation. Our politics does not stop there.”

Follow spirit of brave ancestors: PM Oli

February 21, 2021 17:07 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has urged everyone to follow the spirit of the brave ancestors in addition to the recollection of, and honor to them. PM Oli said it while inaugurating a seminar on 'Rastriya Sewa Dal on volunteering role' organized at Nepal Army Headquarters today.

ITAHARI, Feb 21: Senior leader of the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) Ram Chandra Poudel on Sunday said that Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is headed toward an authoritarian path and has the backing of NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba for that.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20:  Nepali Congress (NC) has taken strong exception to the remarks of Prime Minister K P Oli that they will launch protests if the apex court passed a verdict on parlaiment dissolution against people and the country.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Stating that they have failed to act in line with the duties assigned to them by the constitution, Prime Minister KP Oli has accused the Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun and Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota of acting in such a way as if they were opposition to the government.

KATHMANDU, Feb 18: Prime Minister KP Oli has claimed that a contempt of court case against him was filed with the intention of earning cheap popularity.

KATHMANDU, Feb 18: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli presented himself before the Supreme Court in a contempt of court case.

KATHMANDU, Feb 15: The reconstruction of the country's main administrative hub Singhadurbar, which also houses the Office of Prime Minister and Council of Ministers is also based, has been completed.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Prime Minister Oli vowed to provide justice to the family of Nirmala Panta and Bhagarathi Bhatta at the earliest.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: The Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli accused leaders of a rival faction within Nepal Communist Party (NCP) of trying to oust him from power for their personal gains.