KATHMANDU, March 23: Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Gagan Kumar Thapa has said that the people cannot be freed from fear as long as the prime minister is not afra

KATHMANDU, March 17: The Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers (OPMCM) has formally requested the Police Headquarters to investigate the hacking of the Prime Minister's official Twitter account.

KATHMANDU, March 16: The official twitter handle of the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers @PM_nepal_ has been reset.

KATHMANDU, March 13: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal said that he was not worried when the Supreme Court ordered a case against him.

Only by moving away from the glorification of violence can Nepal build a peaceful and prosperous future for all its citizens. The prime minister's current actions suggest that his priorities are misplaced.

Serious Breach of National Security

February 15, 2023 08:10 am

The recent revelation by Republica that the daily reports sent by the National Investigation Department (NID) to the Prime Minister are being opened and read by unrelated persons exposes a serious breach of national security. The fact that highly confidential information meant only for the eyes of the Prime Minister is being leaked by the people in the prime minister's personal secretariat is unacceptable and must be condemned in the strongest terms.

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has garnered a total 268 votes in the vote of confidence held in parliament. All political parties exception People's Front Nepal and Nepal Workers and Peasants Party voted in support of Prime Minister Dahal.

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that parliament should be taken as an examination center by its members.

Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has expressed his concern over the ‘pathetic’ capital expenditure and the ailing status of the entire financial cycle of the country. The newly appointed head of the government expressed his worry at a time when the country’s capacity for capital expenses is depleting year after year.

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal is going to move into his official residence in Baluwatar tomorrow.

Deuba calls and congratulates Dahal

December 26, 2022 12:25 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: Outgoing Prime Minister and President of Nepali Congress Sher Bahadur Deuba called and congratulated the newly-appointed Prime Minister and Chairman of CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

Ruling coalition meeting to be held today

December 26, 2022 11:39 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: The meeting of the parties that supported Pushpa Kamal Dahal, Chairman of the CPN (Maoist Center), to become the Prime Minister is being held today.

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has submitted his claim to President Bidya Devi Bhandari to form a new government under his leadership.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Gagan Kumar Thapa has said that prime minister and party President Sher Bahadur Deuba has to withdraw his candidacy for the leader of the parliamentary party (PP) and make a historic decision.

Who will be Nepal’s next PM?

December 15, 2022 08:30 am

But the crucial question is: Who will be the new Prime Minister?

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has expressed deep sorrow over the demise of 11 people in a jeep accident that occurred in Jajarkot district on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: The political parties and candidates who participated in the House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly elections held on November 20 have start submitting details of their election-related expenses.

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Dec 1: Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal wants to maintain the current alliance and become the first Prime Minister of the new government. He also revealed that he has claimed the leadership of the new government after meeting with the current Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba.

BIRATNAGAR, Dec 1: Nepali Congress leader Dr Shekhar Koirala has said that a new government will be formed under the leadership of the Nepali Congress (NC).

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: The top leaders of the Nepali Congress (NC) have intensified their efforts to form and lead the new government even before the final results of the general elections.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Nepali Congress leader Prakash Man Singh has said that the people want to see him as the Prime Minister after the upcoming elections.

PM Deuba arriving in Dailekh today

November 15, 2022 13:27 pm

KARNALI, Nov 15: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba is arriving in Dailekh today.

KATHMANDU, Nov 12: Economist Dr Swarnim Wagle has claimed that Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Gagan Kumar Thapa will become the Prime Minister after the upcoming House of Representatives and provincial assemblies elections.

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: Prime Minister and President of Nepali Congress Sher Bahadur Deuba has instructed the relevant agencies to arrange immediate and proper treatment of injured in the earthquake-affected areas.

DADELDHURA, Nov 5: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba is addressing two election assemblies in the district today.

PM extends Chhath greetings

October 30, 2022 10:59 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 30: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has extended his best wishes to all Nepalis for happiness, peace and good health on the occasion of the Chhath Festival 2079, adding that this festival has helped promote the aspirations of cultural unity.

LONDON, Oct 25: Rishi Sunak became Britain’s third prime minister this year on Tuesday, tasked with taming an economic crisis that has left the country’s finances in a precarious state and millions struggling to pay their food and energy bills.

LONDON, Oct 25: Former Treasury chief Rishi Sunak was set to become Britain’s next prime minister after the governing Conservative Party chose him as its leader on Monday in the hope that he will be a safe pair of hands to guide the country at a time of economic and political turbulence.

KATHMANDU, Oct 19: Nepali Congress leader Prakash Man Singh has said that he is qualified for the Prime Ministership in every way after the upcoming elections.

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: President Bidya Devi Bhandari and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba will be present to pay homage to the body of culture expert and literary centenarian Satya Mohan Joshi.

PM Deuba grieves over Joshi's demise

October 16, 2022 11:01 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has expressed sorrow over the death of Centenarian Satya Mohan Joshi. He died at the age of 103 while undergoing treatment at KIST Medical College, Gwarko, Lalitpur this morning.

PM Deuba, other leaders at EC

September 25, 2022 17:42 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba visited the Election Commission (EC) on Sunday afternoon to sign the commitment letter for the implementation of the Election Code of Conduct and to participate in an interaction related to it.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the future goal of the government is rapid economic transformation of the country.

Constitution unites Nepalis: PM Deuba

September 19, 2022 08:59 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has asserted that the Constitution of Nepal had contributed in building a Nepali society that is diverse ethnically, linguistically, religiously, culturally and geographically thereby unifying all the Nepalis.

BUTWAL, August 27: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has inaugurated the international conference center in Butwal city today.

KATHMANDU, August 10: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba called the ministers in his Cabinet and instructed them to reduce various taxes being levied on petroleum products after the price of petroleum products reached its highest in the last weeks of June.

KATHMANDU, August 10: The government is going to increase the salaries and other perks and benefits of the country’s five top officials including the President. In a report submitted by a committee chaired by the then Secretary of the Prime Minister's Office, Lakshman Aryal (now retired), it has been proposed to increase the salaries of the President, Vice President, Prime Minister, Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR) and Chairman of the National Assembly.

KATHMANDU, August 8: Nepali Congress (NC) President and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has asked Loktantrik Samajwadi Party (LSP) Chairman Mahanta Thakur to join the ruling coalition for the elections to the provincial assemblies and House of Representatives slated for November 20. PM Deuba made such a proposal to top leaders including LSP Chairman Thakur. LSP leaders along with Thakur had reached Baluwatar on Sunday to talk to Prime Minister Deuba.

KATHMANDU, August 7: “I’ve worked as the Number 2 from the grassroots. I’ve not been able to work as the Number 1 till date. I am not greedy. If I become the Number 1, I’ll show that a leader  without greed can work when he reaches a certain position. I’ll show my work.” This is a statement of former Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary, Prakash Man Singh.

KATHMANDU, August 6: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakash Man Singh has expressed his desire to develop Nepal by becoming the Prime Minister.

COLOMBO, July 22: Senior Sri Lankan lawmaker Dinesh Gunawardena was sworn in on Friday as the new prime minister, his office said, a day after the swearing-in of a new president as the Indian Ocean nation grapples with its worst economic crisis in decades.

KATHMANDU, July 21: CPN-UML General Secretary Shankar Pokharel has claimed that CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal is running abroad to become the prime minister again.

KATHMANDU, July 18: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has directed the ministry concerned to identify the problems facing the freed Kamaiyas and seek ways of addressing them.

NARA, Japan, July 8: Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan's longest-serving leader, was in grave condition on Friday after being shot while campaigning for a parliamentary election, with media saying a man opened fire with an apparently homemade gun.

KATHMANDU, July 8: It has been suspected that former finance minister Janardan Sharma gave customs duty exemption on the import of sanitary pads so as to benefit Jaiveer Singh Deuba's company. Jaiveer Singh is the son of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba.

TOKYO, July 8: Japanese former prime minister Shinzo Abe was shot on Friday while campaigning in the city of Nara, a government spokesman said, with public broadcaster NHK saying he appeared to have been shot from behind by a man with a shotgun.

LONDON, July 7: Scandal-ridden Boris Johnson announced on Thursday he would quit as British prime minister after he was abandoned by ministers and most of his Conservative lawmakers.

Prime Minister Deuba, who is also the president of the Nepali Congress, a party which claims to champion the cause of the rule of law, should lead the country by example. He should stop taking any mis-steps that seek to undermine the role of the judiciary.

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.

"I want to be the PM once again"

June 24, 2022 17:29 pm

KATHMANDU, June 24: Chairman of the CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has expressed his desire to be the country’s Prime Minister once again.