The Ambassador of Thailand to Nepal H.E. Vutti Vutisant met with Prime Minister Sushil Koirala, Friday April 17, 2015. The ambassador paid a courtesy visit to the Prime Minister at the latter’s residence in Baluatar, Kathmandu. Sources at the PM’s residence have it that apart from diplomatic and cultural issues, ways to enhance economic ties between the two friendly nations in the future also came up during the meeting.
Perturbed by the non-ending verbal duel between the leaders of political parties than holding talks to resolve their disputes, President of the Republic Dr. Ram Baran Yadav has begun holding talks with the leaders of major political parties. Dr. Ram Baran on Friday met with United Marxist Leninist Leader Madhav Kumar Nepal and Chairman Bijaya Gachhedhar of Madhesi Janaadhikar Forum-Loktantrik at the presidential secretariat.
The United Marxist Leninist Vice Chairwoman Bidya Devi Bhandari has in a threat loaded statement made it clear to the party ruling the government, Nepali Congress, that her party could any time take a decision to bid adieu to the government partnership. Addressing a program in Pokhara of Kaski District, Friday April 17, 2015 she said, “Our alliance with the Nepali Congress in the government is only to facilitate the constitution drafting process.”
A fifty member Youth Delegation from China is landing Kathmandu headed by the Vice President of All China Youth Federation, Saturday, April 18, 2015. Established in 1949, the All-China Youth Federation (ACYF) is a federative body of Chinese youth organizations. The jumbo youth delegation is visiting Nepal on the occasion of 60 years of establishment of diplomatic ties between the two friendly nations.
As a mark of respect to the Late Surya Bahadur Thapa, the state flags on all government offices will be on half-mast on Friday. A national day holiday has also been declared for Friday. Thapa, 88, who was flown to New Delhi for the treatment to his respiratory ailment, had died in the Indian capital April 15, 2015. A special Indian Army plane had brought the dead body to Kathmandu, Thursday.
Surya Bahadur, the five time Prime Minister of the country died in New Delhi, April 15, 2015 while being treated for respiratory ailments at the age of 88. Baburam wrote in his facebook page, “The sudden demise of the towering political personality has been disheartening and it has also brought a political epoch to an end”.
The Chairman of Madhesi Janaadhikar Forum-Loktantrik Bijaya Kumar Gacchedhar met with Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal of Unified Maoists at the latter’s private residence in Lazimpat, Kathmandu, April 16, 2015. The two leaders discussed dispute between leaders of 30-Party opposition alliance after the alliance decided the other day to withdraw its declared nationwide closure. They also discussed further course of action for the alliance.
Nepal’s five time Prime Minister Surya Bahadur Thapa died in New Delhi while being treated for respiratory ailments at the age of 88, late night on Wednesday. According to family insiders the octogenarian leader died at around 11:00 PM. Telegraphnepal.com salutes this political veteran of Nepal.
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