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Newly-elected Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba takes oath of office

Newly-elected Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba takes oath of office

Veteran Nepalese politician Sher Bahadur Deuba was on Wednesday sworn in as the new prime minister of Nepal by President Bidya Devi Bhandari.

Sher Bahadur Deuba elected as 40th Prime Minister of Nepal

Sher Bahadur Deuba elected as 40th Prime Minister of Nepal

Nepal Parliament on Tuesday elected Nepali Congress president Sher Bahadur Deuba as 40th Prime Minister of the land-locked country.

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.

Nepal to vote in local polls for first time in two decades

Nepal to vote in local polls for first time in two decades

Prime Minister Prachanda, a former Maoist rebel commander who still goes by his nom de guerre, is expected to stand down after the vote under a power-sharing deal.

Nepal government in crisis as ruling partner quits

The Pushpa Kamal Dahal-led government in Nepal on Monday received a major blow after one of the ruling coalition partners, Rastriya Prajatantra Party, decided to withdraw from the government over the impeachment motion against the Chief Justice.

Protests in Nepal against constitution amendment proposal

Protests in Nepal against constitution amendment proposal

The amendment proposal seeks split some of the districts of the present Province No 5 and to incorporate them in Province no 4 and 6. Against this proposed change and in favour of a unified Province 5, thousands of people across party lines have joined hands since Wednesday morning.
 

Revolving-door politics in Nepal as Maoist poised to become PM

Nepal`s parliament meets on Wednesday in a crucial session that is expected to confirm former Maoist rebel chief Prachanda as the Himalayan nation`s new prime minister after KP Oli stepped down to avoid a no-confidence motion.

Nepal likely to form consensus government within seven days of Oli resigning

Nepal likely to form consensus government within seven days of Oli resigning

With K.P. Sharma Oli resigning as Nepal`s Prime Minister, President Bidhya Devi Bhandari will now call upon political parties to form a consensus government within the next seven days, local media reports said.

Nepal in limbo as rival camps speed up legal consultations

Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, set to face a no-confidence motion in Parliament on Thursday, on Sunday continued consultations with legal and constitutional experts in a bid to save his now minority government while new-found allies CPN (Maoist Centre) and the Nepali Congress, too, asserted the constitutionality of their claim.

No good neighbourly relations at cost of national security:Oli

 Nepal Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli today said he cannot compromise national security in the name of maintaining cordial relations with neighbours, without naming any specific country.

Nepal recalls its Ambassador Deep Kumar Upadhyaya to India

Nepal recalls its Ambassador Deep Kumar Upadhyaya to India

The Nepalese diplomat has been also charged with involvement in toppling the Oli government.

Sher Bahadur Deuba elected Nepali Congress president

Three-time Prime Minister and Nepali Congress senior leader Sher Bahadur Deuba has been elected as the new president of the country`s largest democratic party.

Nepali Congress fails to elect new chief, run-off poll begins

The first round of voting to elect the new president of Nepali Congress ended inconclusively leading to a run-off poll on Monday.

Nepali Congress set to pick new leadership at convention

Nepal's grand old party, Nepali Congress, is all set to pick its new leadership at the party's 13th general convention beginning here from Thursday, following the death of its president Sushil Koirala on February 9.

Nepalese PM Oli calls emergency meeting following Koirala''s demise

 Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has convened an emergency meeting of Council of Minister following the demise of Nepali Congress President Sushil Koirala.

Nepal’s economy sinking, supplies shouldn’t be linked to politics: Ambassador

 Nepal's ambassador to India Deep Kumar Upadhyay has said his country's economy was sinking and there was need for immediate steps for restoring supplies from India, which have been disrupted due to agitation by Madhesi parties over the new constitution.

Nepalese Parliament to elect new PM on Sunday

Nepalese Parliament is all set to elect the new Prime Minister tomorrow, choosing between outgoing Prime Minister Sushil Koirala and CPN-UML leader KP Sharma Oli, in a contest which became necessary as parties failed to forge a consensus.

Nepali PM Koirala resigns ahead of tomorrow's election

Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala resigned on Saturday ahead of the election for the post on Sunday.

Want good relations with India: Nepal's top leaders

Nepal's top political leaders on Monday vowed to maintain good relations with India, a day after New Delhi voiced concern over unrest in areas bordering India after the promulgation of the new constitution in the Himalayan nation.

Nepal hopeful of talks with Madhesis over federal structure:FM

 Nepal today said it was still hopeful of talks with the disgruntled Madhesi parties, hours after India and the US expressed concern over violent protests by minority groups protesting the seven province federal model under the new Constitution.