Dharahara to be inaugurated today

April 24, 2021 08:50 am

KATHMANDU, April 24: The tallest view tower in the Kathmandu Valley which collapsed during the 2015 earthquake is being inaugurated today at 11AM.

KATHMANDU, March 7: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli who reached the federal parliament building in New Baneshwar, Kathmandu, to attend the first meeting of the reinstated House of Representatives, has left the parliament building with the parliament meeting yet to start.

KATHMANDU, March 5: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that Nepal has now entered a peaceful era following the three-point deal with the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) led by Netra Bikram Chand ‘Biplab’.

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Nepal Bar Association (NBA) has strongly objected to the remarks made by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli targeting the legal professionals including senior advocate Krishna Prasad Bhandari.

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: After Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli abruptly dissolved parliament on December 20, the entire country, except Oli and his faction of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), stood against the move. Major political parties of the country, civil society, former chief justices, civic leaders, legal practitioners, indegenous groups and all professionals of the country stand against the dissolution of parliament.

“Stop Oligarchy!”

December 26, 2020 16:15 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: Civil rights activists on Saturday staged a demonstration at Maitighar, Kathmandu against the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR).

KATHMANDU, Dec 24: A group of civil society activists has announced a mass civil movement considering the impending constitutional crisis that the country may face after the dissolution of parliament by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.

Discussions held on various appointments to fill vacant positions in constitutional bodies

Only two constitutional bodies -- PSC and Office of the Auditor General-- are functioning full fledgedly

A study, though failed to assess the comparative  virulence and lethality of the virus from India, has shown that the majority of the virus sequence  recorded in Nepal are similar  to those recorded in India. "Of the 15 virus sequences unveiled in Nepal, two-thirds similar to that found in India," Dr Pradip Gyawali, member secretary of the Nepal Health Research Council (NHRC), said.

KATHMANDU, Nov 11: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Wednesday inspected the under-construction 900 MW Arun III Hydropower project at Phyaksinda of Makalu Rural Municipality-5 in Sankhuwasabha district.

How safe is PM Oli from COVID-19?

October 3, 2020 19:01 pm

There is no need to panic about the PM's health. We have followed safety protocols while meeting him: PM’s Press Advisor Thapa

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called on everyone to ensure a literate future by making the ‘Literate Nepal Campaign’ a success.

KATHMANDU, May 2: A meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Secretariat began at the Prime Minister's Official Residence in Baluwatar on Saturday evening.

KATHMANDU, April 12: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has urged one and all to play national anthem from home at 8 am on the New Year day, as a tribute to those who are on the frontline in a fight against COVID-19.

KATHMANDU, March 25: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Wednesday urged one and all to stay at home to remain safe from the global pandemic of coronavirus (COVID-19)

'Will return to work soon': PM Oli

March 6, 2020 12:57 pm

KATHMANDU, March 6: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's health is gradually improving today, the third day of transplant of kidney. Prime Minister Oli's chief advisor Bishnu Rimal met with PM Oli and held short talks this afternoon.

KATHMANDU, Feb 19: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Wednesday said that the government has encountered multiple hurdles in bringing drastic changes to the country's economic development.

ITAHARI, Feb 18: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is scheduled to celebrate his birthday at his birthplace at Iwa of Aathrai rural municipality in Tehrathum district on Falgun 11 (February 23, 2020).

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Tuesday extended gratitude to one and all for making the 13th South Asian Games a grand success.

PM Oli's health improving, says hospital

November 27, 2019 12:38 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 27: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's health is gradually improving, said Manmohan Cardiothoracic, Vascular and Transplant Centre under the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH).

PM Oli admitted to hospital

November 26, 2019 10:57 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has been admitted to TU Teaching Hospital on Tuesday morning following health complications.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Wednesday further strengthened his prospects of becoming the first democratically elected head of government to serve out a full term in office after Pushpa Kamal Dahal, with whom he jointly chairs the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), agreed to give up any claim to premiership and settle for executive head of the party.

Nov 1: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

November 1, 2019 18:00 pm

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BAKU, AZERBAIJAN, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli attended the inaugural session of the 18th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) that began with an official opening ceremony at the Baku Congress Centre this afternoon.

BAKU, AZERBAIJAN: The 18th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) begins here today.

KATHMANDU, Oct 22: The government has planned to complete the construction of Nagdhunga-Naubise tunnel road within 42 months, as announced during the foundation laying ceremony of Nagdhunga Tunnel Construction Project at Chandragiri in Kathmandu on Monday by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.

KATHMANDU, Oct 15:  Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Oli has shown commitment to rid the country's economic and industrial sectors of any problem, according to the Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI). A delegation led by CNI President Satish Kumar More met with the Prime Minister on Sunday at the latter's residence in Baluwatar.

Kathmandu, Oct 15: President Bidya Bhandari is paying a state visit to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar from October 16 to 20 at the invitation of the President of Myanmar U Win Myint, according to Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA).

Sept 30: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

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KATHMANDU, July 26: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has sent a congratulatory message to the newly-elected Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson

KATHMANDU, June 30: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday said that it was important for all political parties to be on the same side in matters relating to Nepal’s foreign affairs as he urged for the need of a coherent foreign policy.

PM Oli off to New York to attend UNGA

September 23, 2018 08:18 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 23: Prime Minister KP Oli flew off to New York to address the 73rd session of UN General Assembly on Saturday night, leading the Nepali delegation.