Archive for May, 2018

Bidhya Devi Bhandari elected Nepal’s first female president

She is the second particular person to carry the primarily ceremonial function. The 54-year-old is presently the vice-chair of the ruling Communist Party of Nepal (United Marxist Leninist). Ms Bhandari was defence minister from...

Nepal elects new prime minister

Nepal’s Parliament on Sunday elected Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli because the nation’s 38th prime minister. With greater than 55% of lawmakers’ votes, Oli beat the incumbent, Sushil Koirala, to grow to be the prim...


Nepal accuses India of ‘commerce blockade’ amid gasoline catastrophe

Nepal has launched gasoline rationing due to shortages it blames on neighboring India, which it accuses of imposing an unofficial “trade blockade” over its new structure. India denies imposing a blockade, saying its...