KP Sharma Oli Sworn In As Nepal’s New Prime Minister

KP Sharma Oli Sworn In As Nepal’s New Prime Minister

K P Sharma Oli became the PM with the support of the Nepali Congress, the largest party in Parliament. Kathmandu: K P Sharma Oli on Monday was sworn in as Nepal’s Prime Minister for the fourth time. The leader of Nepal’s largest communist party was appointed Nepal’s Prime Minister on Sunday by President Ram Chandra … Read more

KP Sharma Oli To Be Appointed As Nepal PM Today: Details | World News

KP Sharma Oli To Be Appointed As Nepal PM Today: Details | World News

KP Sharma Oli is set to become Nepal’s new Prime Minister, on Sunday evening, setting him up for his fourth prime ministerial term. Meanwhile, the Oli’s Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist Leninist (CPN-UML) and Nepali Congress (NC) coalition are finalising ministerial list ministers. Oli, the CPN-UML chairman held consultations with his alliance partner, the Nepali … Read more

47 dead in Nepal as heavy rain triggers floods, landslides

47 dead in Nepal as heavy rain triggers floods, landslides

Nepal is witnessing severe monsoon-related disasters, with over 47 fatalities reported in less than a month. Floods, landslides, and lightning have wreaked havoc across the country, causing significant damage to life and property, according to Nepal’s Home Ministry. During a National Assembly meeting on Friday, Minister of Labour, Employment, and Social Security, Dol Prasad Aryal, … Read more

Nepal’s Deuba And Oli ‘Strike Deal To Oust Prachanda, Share Power In New Consensus Govt’

Nepal’s Deuba And Oli ‘Strike Deal To Oust Prachanda, Share Power In New Consensus Govt’

The two largest parties in Nepal – Nepali Congress and Communist Party of Nepal Unified Marxist-Leninist (CPN-UML) – have signed a deal to form a new ‘national consensus government’ in the politically fragile country and oust Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’, PTI quoted media reports as saying on Tuesday. The agreement was reportedly signed … Read more

Nepal Nominates 8 New Ambassadors, Including For India | World News

Nepal Nominates 8 New Ambassadors, Including For India | World News

New Delhi: Nepal has nominated ambassadors for eight countries, including India, a little over two weeks after recalling the incumbents. According to the Cabinet sources, former chief secretary and Nepal’s ambassador to the United Kingdom, Lokdarshan Regmi, has been nominated as the new Nepalese ambassador to India. Regmi has earlier held positions of Home Secretary, … Read more

Maldives President Muizzu, Nepal PM Prachanda, Mauritius’ Jugnauth Call On Prez Murmu To Discuss Bilateral Ties

Maldives President Muizzu, Nepal PM Prachanda, Mauritius’ Jugnauth Call On Prez Murmu To Discuss Bilateral Ties

New Delhi: In significant diplomatic engagements, President Droupadi Murmu hosted leaders from the Republic of Maldives, Nepal, Mauritius, and Seychelles at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday. The meetings focused on discussing development-related matters of mutual interest with the neighbours and partners in the Indian Ocean Region. Welcoming the President of Maldives, Mohamed Muizzu, President Murmu conveyed … Read more

Missing Mongolian Duo Found Dead

Missing Mongolian Duo Found Dead

Two Mongolian climbers have died in their bid to climb the Mount Everest, marking the first fatalities on the world’s tallest mountain this spring climbing season. According to news agency AFP, sherpas have recovered the bodies of Usukhjargal Tsedendamba, 53, and Purevsuren Lkhagvajav, 31, who went missing last weekend. They were last reported to be … Read more

Nepal Just Fired Its PM’s Economic Advisor Over Indian Map Issue: 10 Points | World News

Nepal Just Fired Its PM’s Economic Advisor Over Indian Map Issue: 10 Points | World News

India and Nepal have been really close neighbours. However, in the last decade, the relationship between the two countries has not been a straight one as both countries have travelled a tumultuous path. After yesteryear’s controversy over Lipulekh and Kalapani, fresh turmoil is set to hit the relation between the two Asian countries. Nepal has … Read more

Mount Everest Climber Kami Rita Sherpa Ascends Peak For 29th Time, Breaking Own Record

Mount Everest Climber Kami Rita Sherpa Ascends Peak For 29th Time, Breaking Own Record

Nepali sherpa Kami Rita Sherpa who has climbed the Mount Everest for a 29th time, breaking his own previous record of scaling the peak 28 times, said the Nepali government officials, as per an ANI report. He is the sole person to ascend Mount Everest for a record 29 times, they added.  “This year, I … Read more

Nepal’s Only Billionaire Investigated In Alleged Land Grab Case

Nepal’s Only Billionaire Investigated In Alleged Land Grab Case

Kathmandu: Nepal’s only billionaire, Binod Chaudhary, is under the lens of the Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) in connection with a government land-grab case. The matter came to light after CIB wrote a letter to Nepal’s House Speaker, informing him of their ongoing investigation. Mr Chaudhary, a lawmaker from the Nepali Congress in the lower house … Read more