KATHMANDU, Nov 17: Chief of the Army Staff Rajendra Chhetri has paid a courtesy call on President of Bangladesh Abdul Hamid in Dhaka, Bangladesh on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 17: The Finance Committee of the Legislature-Parliament on Thursday held a discussion with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Krishna Bahadur Mahara and Governor of Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) Chiranjibi Nepal on the latest issues that cropped up after the Indian government banned INR 500 and 1000 bank notes.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: A writ petition has been filed at the Supreme Court arguing that four commissioners of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority are ineligible for their posts.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Dissatisfied with the proposed increment on their perks and incentives, lawmakers have demanded more benefits from the state coffers.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the government is preparing to register an amendment proposal in parliament to address constitutional grievances of various agitating parties.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: At a time when members of parliament are being criticized for lobbying to increase their perks and benefits, political parties are found to be collecting up to 50 percent of their monthly pay as levy.

KATHMANDU, Nov 17: The Department of Archaeology (DoA) has blamed the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) for the snail-pace progress in the reconstruction and renovation of historical monuments that were ravaged by earthquake last year.

KATHMANDU, Nov 17: A writ petition has been filed at the Supreme Court arguing that four commissioners of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority are ineligible for their posts. The petitioner has aruged that the four are also ineligible for their posts just like the suspended chief of the anti-graft body, Lok Man Singh Karki.

RPP-N and RPP: A Strange unification

November 16, 2016 21:35 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: A strange unification is going to take place between the Kamal Thapa-led Rastriya Prajatantra Party – Nepal (RPP-N) and the Pashupati Shumsher Rana-led Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP).

Support to government withdrawn

November 16, 2016 19:20 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: The Rastriya Janamukti Party has announced withdrawal of its support to the present government, citing its failure to work as per its commitments.