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K P Oli


Nepal poll panel grants recognition to two new political parties

August 26, 2021 5:59 am

The move comes days after President Bidya Devi Bhandari issued an ordinance to amend the Political Parties Act, aimed at easing the procedure for political parties to split.

Nepali Congress chief Deuba to form small Cabinet: Report

July 13, 2021 12:07 pm

Sher Bahadur Deuba would have to secure majority votes in the Parliament to continue as prime minister.

Nepal’s Supreme Court sets aside cabinet expansion by Oli

June 23, 2021 1:09 am

Earlier, President Bidhya Devi Bhandari had endorsed the recommendation of the Oli Cabinet to dissolve Parliament on May 22 midnight and simultaneously asked him to continue in the post till elections scheduled in November.

Nepal PM Oli makes major changes to Cabinet

June 05, 2021 9:09 am

Oli will now have three Deputy PMs — Bishnu Poudel and Raghubir Mahaseth from the Oli-led Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist Leninist (CPN-UML), and Rajendra Mahato from the JSP.

Nepal’s Tarai-based JSP set for split over Oli support

June 02, 2021 12:27 am

The faction led by Upendra Yadav and Baburam Bhattarai, which is opposed to joining the Oli government, expelled four leaders of the rival group -- Mahanth Thakur, Rajendra Mahato, Lakshman Lal Karn and Sarvendranath Shukla -- from the party.

Explained: What next for K P Oli and Nepal?

May 18, 2021 10:47 am

Prime Minister Oli has lost a vote of confidence in Nepal’s Parliament. A look at what Nepal’s Constitution prescribes in such a situation, who all are for and against Oli, and how the situation may unfold from here.

Oli govt loses trust vote, Nepal faces fresh turbulence

May 10, 2021 7:45 pm

Sources said the President's move to prorogue the House gives K P Oli an opening to remain in control while bypassing the House.

Blow to Oli as Nepal top court reinstates dissolved House

February 24, 2021 12:18 am

While Oli continues to be the chairman of the NCP that unilaterally controls the government, the Prachanda-Nepal faction of the NCP has more MPs and enjoys a majority within the party's central secretariat, steering committee and the central committee.

Nepal: PM Oli the communist turns to Hindu rituals with eye on polls

February 03, 2021 1:20 am

Oli is known for shunning temples, and has publicly stated that god does not exist, and "if there was ever any God, it was Karl Marx alone".

Oli brings ordinance to reduce quorum for holding constitutional council meet

December 16, 2020 1:31 am

The members of the council are the Prime Minister, Chief Justice, Speaker, Deputy Speaker, Leader of the Opposition and Chairman of the Upper House.