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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.

Mar 08, 2016, 09:48 AM IST

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.

Mar 02, 2016, 23:11 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj-led delegation in Nepal, pays homage to Sushil Koirala

After paying homage to the Nepali Congress president, Swaraj met party leaders Ram Chandra Poudel and Krishna Prasad Sitaula.

Feb 09, 2016, 21:27 PM IST

Sushma to visit Nepal to offer condolences for Sushil Koirala

Last rites of Sushil Koriala will be conducted at the Pashupatinath temple on the bank of Bagmati river.

Feb 09, 2016, 14:58 PM IST

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.

Feb 09, 2016, 12:48 PM IST

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Feb 09, 2016, 11:25 AM IST

India has lost a valued friend: PM Modi on demise of Sushil Koirala

Koirala was suffering from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and passed away due to Pneumonia at his residence Tuesday morning.

Feb 09, 2016, 08:49 AM IST

Former Nepal PM Sushil Koirala passes away

Former Prime Minister of Nepal and Congress party president Sushil Koirala passed away on Tuesday.

Feb 09, 2016, 05:52 AM IST

Send back Indian envoy: Two Nepal lawmakers demand in Parliament

Blaming India for the over 100-day blockade of the key border trade points and interfering in Nepal's internal affairs, two Leftist lawmakers on Tuesday obstructed Parliament session demanding that Indian envoy should be sent back.

Dec 01, 2015, 21:14 PM IST

Nepal elects first woman as parliament speaker

 Nepalese lawmakers on Friday elected the country's first woman speaker of Parliament following formation of a new government after promulgation of the Constitution.

Oct 16, 2015, 22:50 PM IST

Indian envoy calls on new Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli amid unease in ties

India's envoy here on Tuesday called on Nepal's new Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and discussed bilateral ties amid an unease in relations over the blockade of a key border trade point due to protests on the Nepali side against the country's Constitution.

Oct 13, 2015, 18:31 PM IST

KP Sharma Oli takes oath as Prime Minister of Nepal​, forms small cabinet

KP Sharma Oli took oath as the Prime Minister of Nepal on Monday heading an eight-member cabinet.

Oct 12, 2015, 18:25 PM IST

KP Sharma Oli elected new Nepal Prime Minister

 KP Sharma Oli was on Sunday elected as the next Prime Minister of Nepal defeating incumbent Sushil Koirala in a contest which became necessary after parties failed to forge a consensus amid violent protests over the country's new Constitution.

Oct 11, 2015, 16:27 PM IST

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.

Oct 10, 2015, 21:09 PM IST

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.

Oct 10, 2015, 14:32 PM IST

Nepal to elect new PM through voting in Parliament on Sunday

Nepal's new Prime Minister will be elected on Sunday through voting in Parliament after political parties failed to forge consensus, it was announced on Friday, amid continued protests and blockade of a key border trade point with India over the country's new Constitution.

Oct 09, 2015, 18:42 PM IST

National, foreign agents trying to destabilise Nepal: Prachanda

 In a veiled attack on India, Nepal's Maoist chief Prachanda today accused foreign and national "agents" besides feudals of trying to destabilise the country by breaking communal harmony in the Madhesi-dominated Terai region by playing the Constitution card.

Oct 08, 2015, 19:54 PM IST

Nepal president calls for consensus government in a week

Nepal's President Ram Baran Yadav on Friday called upon all political parties in the Himalayan nation to form a national consensus government within a week.

Oct 02, 2015, 23:27 PM IST

Nepal urges India to allow passage of essential supplies

Nepal's Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Friday urged India not to violate its transit rights and to resume delivery of essential goods and services.

Oct 02, 2015, 23:24 PM IST

Sushil Koirala to ask President to start process to elect new PM

Nepalese Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Friday said he would ask President to initiate a process to elect a new premier, as he invited the agitating parties for talks on issues surrounding the new constitution.

Oct 02, 2015, 19:07 PM IST