PM Oli of Nepal calls for a meeting of Constitutional Council amid  current political crisis

In the midst of Nepal’s continuing political crisis, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli called a Constitutional Council meeting on Wednesday at 11 a.m. The meeting comes after students protesting against the dissolution of Parliament clashed with police near the Federal Parliament of Nepal in Kathmandu on Monday. Demonstrators affiliated to […]

Nepal PM Oli fuels speculation by retaining Ministry of Defense in Cabinet reshuffle

Nepal’s Prime Minister, K P Sharma Oli, has reshuffled his cabinet, holding the main defense portfolio with himself, in an attempt to strengthen his hold on the fractious ruling party and allow his government to operate smoothly.   Oli has introduced three new ministers, including Finance Minister Bishnu Poudel, and […]