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KP Oli wins vote of confidence, garners two-thirds majority in lower House of Nepal's Parliament
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KP Oli wins vote of confidence, garners two-thirds majority in lower House of Nepal's Parliament

Nepal's newly-elected Prime Minister K P Oli on Sunday won a historic vote of confidence with two-thirds majority in the country's lower House of Parliament.

Nepal polls 2017: As Communists rise to power, India's 'big brother' attitude only alienated the Nepalis
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Nepal polls 2017: As Communists rise to power, India's 'big brother' attitude only alienated the Nepalis

Three and a half years later, the "neighbourhood first" is now under scrutiny. Courtesy: Nepal.

Nepal closes border with China, India ahead of 26 November polls
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Nepal closes border with China, India ahead of 26 November polls

Land-locked Nepal is holding provincial and parliamentary elections in two phases on 26 November and 7 December.

Nepal Parliament fails to garner two-third majority for Constitution amendment bill that tackled Madhesi issue
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Nepal Parliament fails to garner two-third majority for Constitution amendment bill that tackled Madhesi issue

Nepal's parliament on Monday failed to endorse the much-awaited Constitution amendment bill to address the issues of Madhesis as the ruling coalition could not garner a two-thirds majority required for its passage.

Madhesis' meeting with Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba on Constitution ends inconclusively
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Madhesis' meeting with Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba on Constitution ends inconclusively

A meeting between Sher Bahadur Deuba and a Madhesi party over the current crisis failed to yield results as RJP-N insisted on amending the Constitution before the local body polls

Nepal's Madhesi party RJP-N calls for anti-election protests ahead of local polls
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Nepal's Madhesi party RJP-N calls for anti-election protests ahead of local polls

A Madhesi party in Nepal announced fresh protests after it failed to reach a consensus with the government over a constitutional amendment

Nepal Opposition protests against govt's plan to amend Constitution to benefit Madhesis
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Nepal Opposition protests against govt's plan to amend Constitution to benefit Madhesis

Nepal's main opposition alliance led by the Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist) (CPN UML) launched a massive protest in the capital on Friday to force the government to withdraw the Constitution amendment bill aimed at addressing the demands of agitating Madhesi parties.

'Air of mistrust has been fully cleared: Nepal PM and dy PM reflect on 'succesful' India visit
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'Air of mistrust has been fully cleared: Nepal PM and dy PM reflect on 'succesful' India visit

Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Sunday said his visit to India was very successful and his government was ready to address any genuine problems concerning the Constitution

India and Nepal's relationship thaws, but PM Oli's intentions to deliver results are as yet unclear
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India and Nepal's relationship thaws, but PM Oli's intentions to deliver results are as yet unclear

India and Nepal's relationship will depend on whether Nepal finally gives the Madhesis and other minorities full and equal citizenship as is their due.

KP Oli arrives in New Delhi today: Will Nepal PM's visit be more about optics than substance?
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KP Oli arrives in New Delhi today: Will Nepal PM's visit be more about optics than substance?

Nepal prime minister KP Oli will make his India his first foreign destination as Prime Minister of Nepal on Friday, when he arrives in New Delhi on a six-day visit. While arguably not quite as high-profile as some of the other recent visits to India by foreign leaders, Oli’s is a significant one.

Will Madhesi concerns be addressed? US enquires about Nepal's proposed constitution amendments
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Will Madhesi concerns be addressed? US enquires about Nepal's proposed constitution amendments

US Deputy Secretary of State Antony J Blinken has querried Nepalese Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli about the constitution amendment proposals tabled in parliament, the authorities here said

Split in Madhesi group protesting Nepal Constitution raises question over future of agitation
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Split in Madhesi group protesting Nepal Constitution raises question over future of agitation

The agitating Madhesi Morcha, an alliance of four regional parties of southern Nepal demanding amendment to the country's statute, has split.

Amended Nepali constitution bodes well for inclusiveness and will yank India out of sticky situation
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Amended Nepali constitution bodes well for inclusiveness and will yank India out of sticky situation

Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli’s cabinet has taken the first step towards resolving the crisis that had gripped Nepal since the new Republican Constitution was adopted.

Nepal government meets on Madhesi agitation issue, resolves to amend Constitution
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Nepal government meets on Madhesi agitation issue, resolves to amend Constitution

Nepal has decided to amend the new Constitution to address two demands of Madhesis regarding proportional representation and constituency delimitation.

No laughing matter: India's policy on Nepal is going from a joke, to an invitation to China
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No laughing matter: India's policy on Nepal is going from a joke, to an invitation to China

That Modi is doing nothing to ease Nepal’s troubles is undeniable. It’s over two months now since Nepal passed the new Constitution that New Delhi so disliked that it tried to scuttle it on the very eve of its passage, and showed no grace in bowing to the inevitable when faced with a fait accompli.

Nepal elects first woman speaker of parliament following new govt formation
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Nepal elects first woman speaker of parliament following new govt formation

Nepalese lawmakers on Friday elected the country's first woman speaker of Parliament following formation of a new government after promulgation of the Constitution.

KP Oli defeats incumbent Koirala, elected as new Prime Minister of Nepal
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KP Oli defeats incumbent Koirala, elected as new Prime Minister of Nepal

K P Sharma Oli was on Sunday elected as the next Prime Minister of Nepal defeating incumbent Sushil Koirala in a contest which became necessary after parties failed to forge a consensus.

Nepal calls in Indian envoy as bilateral unease over new constitution remains
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Nepal calls in Indian envoy as bilateral unease over new constitution remains

The simmering unease in the Indo-Nepal ties over Nepal's new Constitution was underlined on Friday with the government in Kathmandu calling in the Indian envoy to raise the issue of "obstruction" in the supply of essential goods

India wades deeper into Nepal's Constitution crisis, recommends 7 amendments
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India wades deeper into Nepal's Constitution crisis, recommends 7 amendments

After the protest's against Nepal's new Constitution, India has recommended seven amendments that could alleviate the concerns of the Madhesi community

#BackOffIndia trends worldwide as Nepal citizens protest against India’s intervention
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#BackOffIndia trends worldwide as Nepal citizens protest against India’s intervention

People in Nepal haven't taken India's intervention in the Constitution protests and are expressing their anger online with #BackOffIndia trending worldwide.