Cabinet reshuffle likely before investment summit

Kathmandu,Feb 21: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is thinking of reshuffling his Cabinet, removing some ministers and changing portfolios of others, The Kathmandu Post reports in a three column story. The reshuffle will be done in one or two phases and it will be over by the investment summit scheduled to be held at the end of March as it would send a positive message to the donors, investors and development partners, the report informs quoting unnamed NCP leaders. Meanwhile, Abhiyan reports that...

President Bhandari attends National Democracy Day celebration

Kathmandu, Feb 19 : President Bidya Devi Bhandari has attended the main function of the 69th National Democracy Day at the Army Pavilion, Tundikhel today. Every year Falgun 7 (today) is celebrated as the National Democracy Day in the memory of the attainment of democracy after an end to autocratic Rana Regime through people’s struggle. On the occasion, Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun, Prime Minister and National Democracy Day-2075 Main Function Committee Chairperson KP Sharma Oli, Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher Rana,...

PM Oli to address Far Western Province assembly

Dhangadhi, Feb 17 : Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is scheduled to address the meeting of the Far Western Province assembly on February 20. Secretary at the Province secretariat, Balaram Sharma, shared this information. On the same day, PM Oli and Chairman of Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ would address the province level special cadres meeting to be organized at Khulamanch here, said Dinesh Chandra Subedi, office secretary of the party at province. (RSS)  

PM Oli condemns terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir

Kathmandu, Feb. 15: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli telephoned Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi and condemned terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir happened on Thursday. In a tweet on Thursday evening, PM Oli stated he also conveyed ‘our heartfelt condolences and sympathies to the families of the victims’. Likewise, the government has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir that has resulted in the loss of many precious lives. “It extends heartfelt condolences to the families of...

RPP (United) to launch campaign for restoration of Hindu state

Kathmandu, Feb 14 : The Rastriya Prajatantra Party (United) has decided to launch a campaign in order to restore Nepal as Hindu state very soon as secularism was declared in the country under the pressure of foreign forces. The party has stated that nationality was weakening in the name of secularism therefore the campaign was essential to create awareness against the secularism. The party has concluded that the campaign will be launched in each seven provinces for the purpose....

Leader Dahal assures of completion of party unification process very soon

Kathmandu, Feb 14:Nepal Communist Party (NCP)’s chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has said the remaining task of party unification will be completed within a next few days. In his address to a programme organised to pay tributes to all those who attained martyrdom during the course of the people’s movement and people’s war at the Dhumbarahi-based party headquarters, leader Dahal said this. “We are working with an aim of concluding the unification process very soon,” he said, seeking the efforts...

Chinese Ambassador calls on leader Khanal

Kathmandu, Feb 13 :Chinese Ambassador to Nepal, Ms Hou Yanqui, today called on Nepal Communist Party (NCP)’s leader and former Prime Minister Jhalanath Khanal. During the meeting took place at Khanal’s Dallu-based private residence, the two discussed about long-existing Nepal-China relations. Stating that Nepal had entered a new era of economic development and social transformation, the former prime minister apprised the ambassador of the long-standing culture of mutual cooperation between the two close neighbours. He said he was hopeful that...

In Madhesh visit, Dahal says efforts to amend constitution are on

Siraha, February 11 Ruling Nepal Communist Party chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says he is making efforts to amend the constitution so as to address concerned raised by Madheshi people. Addressing a function in Arnama village of Siraha district on Monday, Dahal said he, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Upendra Yadav, the chairman of Madhesh-centric Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal had signed an agreement to amend the constitution; hence his party and the government were committed to meeting the promise. Addressing...

President Bhandari observes Basanta Shrawan

Kathmandu, Feb 10: President Bidya Devi Bhandari attended the Basanta Shrawan ritual on the occasion of Basanta Panchami at Nasal Chowk in Hanumandhoka durbar premises this morning. The Basanta Shrawan ritual took place at the auspicious hour of 8:24 am. On the occasion, President Bhandari also received tika, mala and prasad from the main priest of Hanumandhoka durbar caretaker office Dev Raj Aryal. Marking the function, a contingent of the Nepal Army presented a guard of honour while also playing the Mangal...

Government In Trouble

Kathmandu,Feb 08:Although the breaking of the fasting by Dr. Govinda K.C gives some respite for the government, there are several political complications hunting the government led by KP Sharma Oli, making his government unstable. Following a statement issued by NCP Co-chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda supporting Venezuela’ president and denouncing United States, the government landed in international confrontations. Just after a successful diplomacy of the government to establish warm relations with United States and western powers, NCP co-chair Prachanda’s...

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