ARGHAKHANCHI, Dec 10: The Joint Struggle Committee, Arghakhanchi, an alliance formed to protest the constitution amendment bill that proposes to transfer five hill districts from Province 5, has resumed banda in the district yet again.

'Governance stability a key to economic development'

Published On: December 10, 2016 09:06 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Experts have said that stability of governance is more important than political stability for the economic development of a country.

NC MPs oppose move to fix local unit numbers from center

Published On: December 10, 2016 08:43 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Expressing concern over the move by the local restructuring commission to collect feedback to determine the number of local units, Nepali Congress (NC) lawmakers representing various Tarai districts have urged the commission to determine the number of local units only after holding consultations with the people in the districts.

INGOs unable to fund Rs 300,000 quake grants for all

Published On: December 10, 2016 08:06 AM NPT By: Sangeet Sangroula

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Various INGOs have informed the government  in writing about their inability to provide Rs. 300,000 housing grants to earthquake victims, saying they have been facing difficulties arranging the necessary resources for that.

Amendment in trouble as more parties oppose it

Published On: December 10, 2016 07:30 AM NPT By: Ashok Dahal

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: The constitution amendment bill registered by the government is in trouble as more fringe political parties have decided to stand against it.

NRA seeks clarifications from World Vision on three points

Published On: December 10, 2016 07:00 AM NPT By: Gyan P Neupane

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has sought clarifications from the World Vision International following complaints registered against the organization with regard to the reconstruction-related work it is carrying out in earthquake-hit districts.

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba said nationality could not be strengthened without trusting Madhes that makes up half the total population of the country.

Government ready to forge consensus: DPM Nidhi

Published On: December 9, 2016 07:55 PM NPT By: Republica

BHAKTAPUR, Dec 9: Deputy Prime Minister Bimalendra Nidhi has said government was ready to forge consensus by revising the constitution amendment bill registered at the Legislature-Parliament.

Minister Joshi sees need of political unity

Published On: December 9, 2016 05:02 PM NPT By: Republica

POKHARA, Dec 9: Minister for Population and Environment Jayadev Joshi has stressed the need of unity among the political parties for development and socio-economic transformation in the country despite the differences in their political ideologies.

House disrupted yet again, adjourned for December 15

Published On: December 9, 2016 04:55 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: A meeting of the Legislature-Parliament couldn't run today due to the obstruction of opposition parties.