KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Two days ahead of conducting the hearing of proposed ambassadors to India, Israel, the United Arab Emirates, and Malaysia, the members of Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee (PHSC) consulted with the former Nepalese ambassadors to enquire the existing practices of picking ambassadors.
KATHMANDU, Dec 7: For the second week in a row, Minister for Communication and Information Technology Gokul Baskota, one of the most trusted lieutenants of Prime Minister KP Oli, has lambasted private media houses, accusing them of publishing baseless news reports against the government.
KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Senior Nepali Congress (NC) leader Ram Chadra Paudel has said that the arbitrary privatization of various state-owned enterprises (SOEs) had prevented the party from achieving socialism as envisioned by the party’s founding leader BP Koirala.
KATHMANDU, Dec 7: The Nepali Congress' student wing, Nepal Students Union, has padlocked the office of the TU vice-chancellor and other senior officials at Kirtipur alleging massive financial irregularities in the issuance of permission to run Bachelor's in Computer Applications (BCA) courses to 116 private colleges. The permissions were granted in September.