Gulf Times - K-P-Oli
Nepal's PM quits just before no-confidence vote

Nepal's PM quits just before no-confidence vote

Nepal's Prime Minister K.P. Oli resigned on Sunday, nine months after coming to power, minutes before parliament was to vote on a no-confidence motion he was likely to lose.

Embattled Nepali PM expected to face no-confidence motion

Embattled Nepali PM expected to face no-confidence motion

Nepal's prime minister is prepared to face a no-confidence motion in parliament after former Maoist rebels who had backed his coalition withdrew their support but he sees no need to step down, an aide said.

Kathmandu riot police scuffle with anti-constitution protesters

Kathmandu riot police scuffle with anti-constitution protesters

Protesters from southern Nepal scuffled with riot police in Kathmandu on Sunday when they took their campaign against the country's new constitution to the streets of the capital.

Isolated Nepal PM won't quit after Maoists call for change

Isolated Nepal PM won't quit after Maoists call for change

Nepal's embattled Prime Minister K.P. Oli will not resign after the main Maoist party that props up his fragile coalition said it would try to form a new government, plunging the Himalayan nation into crisis.

Leaders of Nepal and India mend fences after friction

Leaders of Nepal and India mend fences after friction

The leaders of Nepal and India have overcome mutual misgivings, India's foreign secretary said on Saturday, after talks to ease tensions over Nepal's recently-adopted constitution.