Nepal
PM Oli pulls off surprise, draws a red line for ambassador Hou Yanqi

Oli has told his supporters he is open to a split in the party – an eventuality China has been working to avert. China has been seen as playing the role of a peacemaker in the NCP in the past.

Nepal Communist Party's Secretariat meeting adjourned for 10 days

The Secretariat meeting of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has been adjourned for 10 days, said party's spokesperson Narayan Kaji Shrestha on Thursday.

Nepal PM extends Dussehra greeting card with old map, advisor says 'technical distortion'

The Dussehra greeting card was the new one, but because of its small size, the new areas were not visible, KP Sharma Oli’s adviser Surya Thapa said.

Sikali Jatra, an alternative for Dashain for people of Khokana in Nepal

Known for its cultural identity and mustard oil, Khokana, a medieval Newari heritage village in the Southern part of Kathmandu Valley celebrates the Sikali Jatra instead of the Dashain Festival.


 
Nepal completes reconstruction of historical "Rani Pokhari", inaugurated by President

Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari inaugurated the reconstructed "Rani Pokhari" or the "Queens Pond" during a ceremony on Wednesday afternoon despite the rise in coronavirus cases across the country.

NCP standing committee is postponed yet again, Chinese power play in Nepal

While Kathmandu is all up in arms against India, there is not even a word against Hou Yanqi, the Chinese ambassador to Nepal, who is feted by all political leaders across ideological spectrum in the Himalayan nation.

Nepal Communist Party’s top panel met at PM Oli’s house. He was AWOL

The standing committee meetings were initially scheduled to begin on May 7 but PM Oli, who is severely short of support within the 44-member panel, had put them off.

Nepal’s parliament approves map that includes Indian territory, president assent next

Nepal’s upper house on Thursday unanimously cleared a constitutional amendment bill to reflect its new map in the national emblem, a move that is seen to virtually make the boundary row a permanent irritant in relations between Kathmandu and New Delhi. The bill garnered 57 votes in its support and none against.

Nepal-India Ties Shouldn’t Deteriorate; China No Substitute To India: Senior Nepali Economist

Nepal-India relationship should not deteriorate over the border row as the landlocked country is dependent on its southern neighbour for all the essential items and it would be unwise to consider China as an "alternative", a leading Nepali economist said on Monday.

Nepal PM Oli on Kalapani issue: Get back land occupied by India

Nepal's Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli has said that his government will seek a solution to the Kalapani issue through diplomatic efforts and dialogue on the basis of historical facts and documents.

Manisha Koirala brings in China to support new Nepal map.Gov Swaraj tells her a story
Swaraj Kaushal, criminal lawyer and husband of former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, responded to Manisha Koirala in a series of cutting tweets after Koirala's favourable reaction to Nepal's new political map amid its border dispute with India. Kaushal, the former Governor of Mizoram, reminded Manisha of the bond between India and Nepal, and why she should not have brought in China.
Nepal PM Oli’s new map tactic had three key objectives. China is the common factor

Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s move to release a new political map this week and escalate tensions with New Delhi was designed to consolidate his loosening grip on the party and government, people familiar with the development said on Saturday.

INDO-NEPAL BOUNDARY DISPUTE: "Will bring back Nepal's territory," says Nepal PM. Releases New Maps.

Nepal Prime Minister K P Oli has reiterated that the Kalapani-Limpiadhura-Lipulek area in the trijunction of Nepal-India and China (Tibet) will be brought back within Nepal’s map at any cost.


Prime Minister Oli said with the approval of the new map by the Cabinet, “we will now be relentlessly engaging to realise those area back through diplomacy”.
Nepal alleges encroachment by India. Summons India Ambassador. Objects to Kailash Mansarovar link-road inauguration

Nepal’s foreign minister has held a meeting with India’s ambassador, three days after Defense Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated a new route for the Kailash Mansarovar yatra via the Lipulekh pass, which Kathmandu claims is part of its territory. Nepal claims the link road inaugurated via Lipulekh pass is a breach of agreement between the two countries.