Oli faces no-confidence motion

The political war in Nepal is never ending. In its latest, a parliamentary party meeting of the Prachanda-led faction has threatened a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Oli, reports Asian Lite News The rival faction of the ruling Nepal Communist Party led by Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka ‘Prachanda’ on Friday demanded the resignation of Prime

Blaze breaks out in Nepal’s Dobhan Bazaar

The fire that started from a cloth shop at around 8.30 a.m. spread rapidly, engulfing over half of the town within a few hours….reports Asian Lite News A massive fire broke out on Tuesday Dobhan Bazaar, a small town in Nepal’s Taplejung district, and has gutted around 40 houses. The fire that started from a

Dissolution was inevitable to save the country: Oli

Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has also added that he was not given a chance to fulfil the promises he had made to the people….reports Asian Lite News Nepal PM Oli said that dissolution of Parliament was the most viable option to prevent the country from falling into the deep pit of instability and

‘Nepal-India border fight to be resolved through talks’

Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Monday said that the ongoing border disputes with India will be resolved through diplomatic talks. Although Nepal and India held ministerial level talks in New Delhi last month, the two sides sides could not hammer out the differences after the Himalayan nation unveiled a new map in May

‘Made in India’ Covid vaccines reach Nepal

The Covid-19 vaccines that India has granted to Nepal arrived in Kathmandu on Thursday. Indian Ambassador to Nepal handed over the vaccines to Health Minister Hridesh Tripathi at a function held at the Kathmandu airport. The consignment of the ‘Made in India’ Covid vaccines took off for Nepal this morning. In a tweet, Indian External

Nepal wants its land back

Ahead of crucial Nepal-India Foreign Minister level talks that are likely to focus on seeking long-term solution of the boundary dispute, Nepal’s  Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli said they will retrieve the Nepali territories of Kalapani, Limpiyadhura and Lipulekh which have long been “occupied” by India. Addressing the National Assembly, he said that one of

Oli ousts Prachanda from party chairman’s post

The ruling party is now divided into two factions — one led by Prime Minister Oli and another by Prachanda. Both were chairmen of the unified party until Monday…reports Asian Lite News Nepal’s ruling party is witnessing high drama since Sunday ever since Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli dissolved the House of Representatives and proposed

Indian Army Chief Due in Nepal to Boost Ties

At a time when Nepal-India ties appear to have reached an all-time low due to the boundary dispute starting from November last year, Gen Naravane added a twist in May after India opened a new track linking the Mansarovar to the state of Uttarakhand…reports India Daily Newsdesk In a mission to strengthen defence, security and