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Feud continues in the ruling party as Oli-Dahal talks fail

Kathmandu, July 6 -- Amid pressure from party members to save the party unity, two chairs of the ruling Nepal Communist Party, KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal, on Sunday decided to buy time, agre... Read More


Oli says plots being hatched to oust him and impeach the President

Kathmandu, July 4 -- Days after alleging that conspiracies were being hatched in New Delhi and Kathmandu to unseat him, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has told his ministers that attempts are being made... Read More


Ruling party's Standing Committee meeting postponed

Kathmandu, July 4 -- A meeting of the ruling party's Standing Committee, scheduled for 11am Saturday, has been postponed until Monday after party chairs sought time for further discussion to reach a d... Read More


Confusion reigns in the ruling party as factions remain deadlocked

Kathmandu, July 4 -- Talks between KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal failed on Friday after the former reiterated his stance that he will not step down-neither as the party chair nor as prime minis... Read More


A cornered Oli prorogues the House and considers splitting the ruling party

Kathmandu, July 3 -- After finding himself on shaky ground in the wake of growing calls from within his party to step down, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Thursday recommended prorogation of the ongo... Read More


Dahal holds meeting with Oli faction leaders

Kathmandu, July 2 -- Ruling Nepal Communist Party chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Thursday morning held discussions with leaders close to the other chair and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli. Dahal's press a... Read More


More leaders demand Oli's resignation at Wednesday Standing Committee meet

Kathmandu, July 1 -- A day after senior ruling party leaders, including Pushpa Kamal Dahal, demanded Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's resignation as both party chair and prime minister, more party leade... Read More


Leaders call for Oli's resignation as both prime minister and party chair

Kathmandu, June 30 -- What Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has long been attempting to avoid has finally come to pass-three top leaders from the ruling Nepal Communist Party, including Oli's co-chair Pus... Read More


Controversial provisions in corruption-related bills to be revised but private sector to remain under the purview of anti-graft body

Kathmandu, June 30 -- The Standing Committee of the ruling Nepal Communist Party has agreed to revise the controversial provisions on two corruption-related amendment bills, but the party's lawmakers ... Read More


Faced with criticism, Oli sees plots being hatched to unseat him in Delhi and Kathmandu

Kathmandu, June 29 -- Faced with mounting criticism from both within the ruling Nepal Communist Party and outside, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has turned to a tried-and-tested formula of his, pointin... Read More