Nepal PM

Election for Nepal PM deferred till Tuesday

The election of a new Prime Minister has been necessitated following the May 24 resignation of incumbent Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda'.

Jun 04, 2017, 22:23 PM IST

Here's why Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' resigned as Nepal PM after nine months

 'Prachanda' on Tuesday resigned as Nepal PM after a brief stint of nine months.

May 24, 2017, 16:49 PM IST
Nepal PM says new Constitution Amendment proposal will be 'acceptable to all'

Nepal PM says new Constitution Amendment proposal will be 'acceptable to all'

Nepal's Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that he has prepared a new proposal on the Constitution Amendment, which he claims will be acceptable to all parties, including the agitating Madhesi Morcha and the main opposition.

Apr 09, 2017, 11:58 AM IST

Nepal PM Prachanda meets Chinese President Xi Jinping, calls meeting 'fruitful'

Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda', who is on a six-day visit to China, held a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Monday.

Mar 27, 2017, 22:46 PM IST

NSA Doval calls Nepal PM; condoles death of Nepalese youth

Doval, who made the phone call to Prachanda on behalf of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, said Indian authorities have initiated a probe into the killing of Govinda Gautam.

Mar 10, 2017, 23:27 PM IST
Nepal PM embarks on 4-day India visit

Nepal PM embarks on 4-day India visit

This is his first foreign visit after Dahal was elected in August. 

Sep 15, 2016, 13:10 PM IST

No link between India trip and Constitution amendment: Nepal PM

On the eve of his maiden visit to India, Nepalese Prime Minister Prachanda on Wednesday expressed his government's commitment on amending the new Constitution to make it acceptable to all sides and said that his trip to New Delhi was not linked to it.

Sep 14, 2016, 18:52 PM IST

Nepal PM Prachanda says focus of his India visit is to clear all doubts

Ahead of his India visit, Nepal Prime Minister Prachanda on Tuesday said the main thrust of his trip would be to "clear all doubts" in bilateral ties and build an environment of confidence and trust.

Sep 13, 2016, 21:21 PM IST
China congratulates Nepal's newly elected PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda​

China congratulates Nepal's newly elected PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda​

Chinese authorities on Thursday congratulated Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda on becoming the Himalayan country's 39th Prime Minister.

Aug 04, 2016, 12:58 PM IST

CPN (Maoist Centre) chairman Prachanda all set to become new Nepal PM

CPN (Maoist Centre) chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka 'Prachanda' was on Sunday all set to make a comeback as Prime Minister of Nepal, a week after the Nepali Congress and Madhes-based parties pledged to throw their weight behind him.

Jul 24, 2016, 22:50 PM IST
Ahead of key confidence vote, Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli resigns as prime minister

Ahead of key confidence vote, Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli resigns as prime minister

Nepal PM was forced to quit after former Maoist rebels deserted his fractious, ruling coalition, accusing him of reneging on past deals.

Jul 24, 2016, 22:38 PM IST
Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli steps down

Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli steps down

He submitted his resignation to President Bidhya Devi Bhandari at the President's Office, officials said.

Jul 24, 2016, 19:33 PM IST
India, Nepal try to mend fences; Nine agreements signed

India, Nepal try to mend fences; Nine agreements signed

India on Saturday conveyed to Nepal that success of its new Constitution will depend on resolution of contentious issues through "consensus and dialogue" in a time-bound manner as both sides held extensive talks with focus on repairing ties soured in the wake of a four-month -long agitation by the Indian-origin Madhesi community.

Feb 20, 2016, 20:41 PM IST
Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli receives ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan

Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli receives ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan

Nepalese PM  KP Sharma Oli was on Saturday accorded a ceremonial reception at the forecourts of the Rashtrapati Bhawan.

Feb 20, 2016, 10:56 AM IST

Nepal PM arrives on six-day visit to India

Nepal PM K.P. Sharma Oli was received at the airport by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

Feb 19, 2016, 19:31 PM IST

Nepal PM to visit India for six days in February

Nepal`s Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli will embark on a six-day official visit to India, beginning from February 19, making his first foreign visit since assuming office last October.

Feb 12, 2016, 12:33 PM IST

Nepal PM apprises Modi of political developments

Prime Minister Narendra Modi emphasised the importance of finding a durable solution to the political problems facing Nepal based on consensus or 'sahmati'.

Dec 31, 2015, 13:18 PM IST

Sushma calls Nepal PM, discusses political matters

Sushma Swaraj made a call on Wednesday after her meeting with Nepal`s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Kamal Thapa in New Delhi.

Dec 03, 2015, 22:51 PM IST

US congrats Oli on his election as Nepalese PM

"The United States congratulates Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli on his election as the Prime Minister of Nepal," said the state department spokesman, Mark Toner.

Oct 13, 2015, 04:52 AM IST

Indian envoy calls on new Nepal PM amid unease in ties

Indian Ambassador to Nepal Ranjit Rae called on Prime Minister Oli at his residence here and congratulated him on being elected to the top post.

Oct 13, 2015, 00:11 AM IST