KATHMANDU, July 18: Hundreds of activists representing different organizations working for the rights of indigenous people, women and Dalits on Thursday morning have staged protest in front of the Anamnagar-based central office of Public Service Commission(PSC) demanding for the cancellation of its announcement of job vacancies for different bureaucratic positions to be filled at the local levels.

Allocating key positions a fraught task in NCP merger

Published On: July 18, 2019 06:30 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 18: A daunting task of managing key leaders now stares the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) despite its success in sorting out issues related to power-sharing.

KATHMANDU, July 18: Nearly 400,000 youths are going to appear in the Public Service Commission (PSC) examinations from Friday for filling 9,161 vacancies at 515 local units across the country.

KATHMANDU, July 17: Minister for Communication and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Baskota has directed all departments and offices under the ministry to work to meet the target announced by the government.

NC requests govt to speed up rescue and relief efforts

Published On: July 17, 2019 03:22 PM NPT By: Bipana Thapa

KATHMANDU, July 17: The main opposition Nepali Congress has urged the government to provide relief materials to all of the victims of the floods and landslide triggered by the monsoon.

Rural Development Program to execute in all rural municipalities

Published On: July 17, 2019 09:45 AM NPT By: RSS

BUTWAL, July 17: The 'Chief Minister Rural Development Program' floated by the State-5 government for socio-economic development of most disadvantaged rural people is coming into effect in all rural municipalities of the state from new fiscal year.

KATHMANDU, July 17: The fourth Five-Year Strategic Plan being implemented in the judiciary from Wednesday has set a goal of settling all three-year-old writ petitions within the first year of its implementation.

SC continues order to test vegetables, fruits for pesticides

Published On: July 17, 2019 06:30 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 17: The Supreme Court on Tuesday continued its July 10 stay order directing the government to conduct pesticides residue test compulsorily on vegetables and fruits imported to Nepal from India and other countries.

NCP leaders say merger process has concluded

Published On: July 17, 2019 06:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 17: More than a year and a half since the announcement of the merger between two big communist parties -- CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) -- to form Nepal Communist Party (NCP), leaders on Tuesday announced that they have concluded the party merger process by deciding the remaining work of unification.

Ruling oppn dispute comes to House committees

Published On: July 17, 2019 03:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 17: Differences between the ruling and opposition parties in the full House has been reflected in parliamentary committees as well on Tuesday as the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) lawmakers sought deferral of the parliamentary committee meetings and ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) opposed the idea.