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KP Oli’s agendas for Delhi

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By Our Reporter Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is preparing luggage for his Delhi trip. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whose policy towards neighbouring countries is being strongly criticized by his opponents at home, is trying his best to improve relations with the leaders from neighbouring countries. Likewise, PM Oli …

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Reelection of Xi, Putin worries West

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By Our Reporter Xi Jinping in China and Vladimir Putin in Russia were reelected as Presidents with a big margin of votes, sending ripples to the Western world.  The European and the US leaders were so shocked by the reelection of Putin that they had not even greeted him two …

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Oli becomes the all-time strongest Prime Minister of Nepal


By Our Reporter Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has become the most powerful prime minister of Nepal after the democratic revolution of 1951 and the second PM to enjoy a two-thirds majority in the parliament after B. P. Koirala in 1960. PM Oli managed to receive three-fourths votes in the …

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Pakistani Prime Minister’s visit a significant gesture


By Our Reporter The two-day official visit of Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to Nepal has signaled the importance of Nepal in South Asian politics. Pakistani Prime Minister Abbasi arrived in Kathmandu on Monday to congratulate Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli on being elected the Prime Minister of …

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Rainbow parliament’s session kicks off


By Our Reporter The members of the Federal Parliament took the oath of office on Sunday. During the swearing-in ceremony, the parliament looked like a rainbow as the lawmakers of different political parties appeared in their traditional attire reflecting their ethnicity. Only the lawmakers from the UML and the NC …

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India positive to review 1950 treaty and other agreements

Delegates attend the 7th annual meeting of the Eminent Persons Group (EPG) on Nepal-India relations in Kathmandu, on Saturday, February 24, 2018. Photo: RSS

By Our Reporter The 7th meeting of the Eminent Persons’ Group (EPG) on Nepal-India relations concluded on in Kathmandu on Sunday with the Indian side signaling positive signs on reviewing all the past treaties and agreements reached with Nepal, including the controversial treaty of 1950. As both the neighbours are …

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UML and MC sign unification deal


By Our Reporter After holding several rounds of marathon meetings between CPN-UML chair K. P. Oli and CPN-Maoist Centre chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal, the two parties agreed to the bases for their merger. The two communist parties which had forged electoral alliance in a dramatic move in October last year, …

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UML and Maoist Centre reach final stage of unification


By Our Reporter It has been almost three months since the first phase elections to the House of Representatives and Provincial Assemblies concluded. But the country is yet to get a new government of the left alliance that clinched absolute majority, short by a few seats for a two-thirds majority, …

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Has India changed her Nepal policy?


By Our Political Observer What Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s special envoy and Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and our prime minister in waiting KP Sharma Oli talked about during their 45 minutes long one-on-one meeting last week in Kathmandu we don’t know. However, Indians were very happy, according …

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