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India trying to remove me from power: KP Sharma Oli

Nepal’s Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Sunday claimed that efforts are being made to oust him after his government redrew the country’s political map by incorporating three strategically key Indian territories. “Efforts are being made to remove me from power, but that will not succeed,” Oli claimed, without naming any person or country. He...

Nepal’s National Assembly passes bill to update political map including Indian territories

Nepal’s National Assembly on Thursday unanimously passed the Constitution Amendment Bill to update the country’s political and administrative map incorporating three Indian territories. India has termed as untenable the “artificial enlargement” of territorial claims by Nepal after its lower house of parliament on Saturday unanimously approved the new...

No ‘power’ in world can break India-Nepal relationship: Rajnath Singh

India-Nepal ties are not ordinary and no power in the world can break the relationship, defence minister Rajnath Singh said On Friday. He said the two countries were bound together by “roti-beti”. “If there is any misunderstanding between India and Nepal, then we will sort it out through dialogue,” Rajnath Singh said at a virtual...

Nepal puts constitutional amendment to alter political map on hold

Nepal has put the constitutional amendment to alter its map on hold. The new political and administrative map of Nepal unveiled by the country’s Land Reforms Minister Padma Aryal featured the Indian territories of Kalapani, Lipulekh, and Limpiyadhura. The move was perceived as an attempt by Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli to consolidate his position...

India takes strong exception to Nepal’s claim of Indian territories

Taking a strong exception to Nepal’s claim of Indian territories as its own, India on Wednesday bluntly asked Nepal not to resort to any “artificial enlargement” of its territorial claim. Nepal has recently released a new political map showing Lipulekh, Limpiyadhura, and Kalapani as its territory. The Ministry of External Affairs said the revised map...

Nepal PM defends disputed territories in new political map

Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has reiterated Nepal’s claim to Limpiyadhura, Lipulekh, and Kalapanias after the government showed the ‘disputed’ territories in a newly issued political map. While answering a question by the parliamentarians’ regarding the issue, KP Sharma Oli said that diplomatic efforts will be made to bring back the territories....

Nepal to publish maps showing Indian territories of Lipulekh & Kalapani as its own

The Nepali Cabinet on Monday (May 18) endorsed a new controversial map of the country that includes Indian territories of Lipulekh, Kalapani, and Limpiyadhura as its own. Last week Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari addressing the joint session of the Parliament said new maps of the country will be published that will show all areas...