Sunday, 23 January, 2022
TopicKP Sharma Oli

Topic: KP Sharma Oli

KP Sharma Oli’s faction of CPN-UML to vote against newly appointed Nepal PM Debua’s govt

During a meeting chaired by Oli in Kathmandu, the faction also decided to remain in the Opposition bench in Parliament and endorsed a 10-point proposal to solve intra-party disputes.

Sher Bahadur Deuba becomes Nepal’s PM for fifth time

Deuba's appointment is in line with the ruling issued by Nepal's Supreme Court Monday to make way for his claim to the premiership, replacing incumbent K P Sharma Oli.

Yoga originated in Nepal, India wasn’t even born as independent country at that time: PM Oli

On International Yoga Day, Nepali PM K P Sharma Oli said yoga originated in Uttarakhand and asserted at that time the place was not in present-day India.

Nepal has unique relationship with India, past misunderstandings resolved, says PM Oli

In a BBC interview, Nepal PM K P Sharma Oli further said that the two countries share both love and problems and the neighbours should move forward looking at the future.

Nepal president Bidya Devi Bhandari dissolves parliament, announces mid-term polls

Kathmandu: Nepal's President dissolved the House of Representatives on Saturday for the second time in five months and announced snap elections in November, rejecting...

Nepali Congress initiates move to topple PM Oli, decides to form govt under its leadership

Prime Minister Oli's dissolution of the House of Representatives in December triggered a political crisis in Nepal.

Remove me if you can — Nepal PM Oli challenges Prachanda

Former Nepal PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has been making efforts to garner support from the opposition parties in an apparent bid to oust Oli from power.

Attempts made against govt — Oli blames party leaders for move to dissolve Nepal Parliament

Oli said intra-party in the ruling party severely affected govt's functioning and he dissolved the Parliament after he knew about the plan to move a no-confidence vote against him.

Nepalese PM Oli faces flak for ‘not visible’ Indian areas in ‘tiny’ Dussehra greeting map

Nepal in June had approved a new political map of the country featuring Kalapani, Lipulekh and Limpiyadhura of Pitthoragarh district in Uttarakhand as part of its territory.

Nepal’s Janaki temple priest ‘stopped’ at border, won’t be able to attend Ram temple event

The Ram temple trust had sent an invitation to the Janaki temple priest for the Ayodhya ceremony. Last month, Nepal PM Oli had claimed Ram’s birthplace was not in India but Nepal.

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Demonstrators attempt to enter the US Capitol building during a protest in Washington, D.C., U.S., on 6 January 2021 | Eric Lee | Bloomberg

Texas attack shows a long, violent struggle for America’s soul is inevitable

The shock of Covid 19—both economic and cultural—has strengthened the maniacal conspiracy culture with which the American Right is suffused.
A visual representation of the digital Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin alongside US dollars | Photo: Dan Kitwood | Getty Images via Bloomberg

Joe Biden administration set to put itself at centre of US cryptocurrency policy

An executive order is being drafted which will soon set in place a govt strategy empowering US federal agencies to assess risks and opportunities posed by the digital assets.


Chinese army has found missing 17-year-old boy from Arunachal, Defence Ministry PRO says

Indian Army had sought assistance from China's People Liberation Army to locate and return Miram Taron, who had gone missing on 18 January and was reportedly captured by PLA.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.