Nepal PM expands cabinet, Home Ministry goes to CPN-UML

Nepal`s new Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Tuesday expanded his cabinet by giving the powerful Home Ministry to main coalition partner CPN-UML, ending the uncertainty that had held up the formation of the government.

Nepal`s new coalition government sworn in

Nepal`s new coalition government was sworn in late Tuesday after weeks of squabbling over power sharing, potentially paving the way to stability for the Himalayan nation.