Tag - Bidya Devi Bhandari

Nepal PM loses trust vote, Oppn gears up to form new govt


Kathmandu: Major opposition parties of the Nepali parliament have started preparations to form a new government after Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli lost the vote of confidence at the Lower House on May 11. A coalition of more than two parties representing in the parliament, who will form Nepal's new government, have already started consultations over...

Nepal’s Oli to seek vote of confidence on May 10


Kathmandu: Nepal’s embattled Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli will seek a vote of confidence from Parliament on May 10 in his bid to stay in power. President Bidya Devi Bhandari, on the recommendation of Prime Minister Oli, summoned a Parliament session on May 10 to obtain a vote of confidence in his government, according to an...

Nepal parliament dissolved amid feud with ruling Communist Party


New Delhi: Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari dissolved the country's parliament on the recommendation of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli following a political stalemate over an executive order issued last week. Nepal's House of Representatives, elected in 2017, has 275 members. The next general election in the Himalayan country was due in 2022. President Bhandari announced...