No relevance of PM’s India visit:  Thapa

Published On: September 12, 2016 03:03 PM NPT By: Arjun Oli

NEPALGUNJ, Sept 12: Chairman of Rastriya Prajatantra Party-Nepal (RPP-N) Kamal Thapa on Monday said that there is no relevance of upcoming India visit by Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

PM to monitor implementation status of national pride projects

Published On: September 12, 2016 02:41 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said he would himself monitor the implementation status of national pride projects.

Dr Mahat interacts with Indian leaders

Published On: September 12, 2016 01:22 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat who is on India Visit has held interactions with Indian leaders. Mahat interacted with the Indian leaders in the presence of secretary of Janata Party United, KC Tyagi, General Secretary of the National Congress Party DP Tripathi, and Socialist Front leader Vijay Pratap.

UML asks PM not to undermine national interests

Published On: September 12, 2016 02:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: The main opposition CPN-UML has urged Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal not to do anything during his upcoming visit to India that would lead to escalation of foreign concerns in Nepal's internal affairs.

Commisison warns against too many local units

Published On: September 12, 2016 01:40 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: The commission formed to fix the number and boundaries of the local bodies has said that increasing the number of local bodies above what has been proposed by the commission would not be economically viable. The commission has proposed forming 565 local bodies under the federal setup.

Speaker warns MPs against absence from meetings

Published On: September 12, 2016 12:40 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: Speaker Onsari Gharti on Sunday has instructed lawmakers to attend House meeting regularly.

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: Almost over 17 months after the last year's devastating earthquake, the government has decided to enforce the National Building Code in all the 217 municipalities and other urbanizing villages with over 1,000 households.

Way paved for 7 high courts

Published On: September 12, 2016 12:20 AM NPT By: Ashok Dahal

KATHMANDU, Sep 12: Parliament on Sunday endorsed three inter-related bills,  paving the way for establishing seven high courts as part of the implementation of the new Constitution.

Foreign Minister leaves for India

Published On: September 11, 2016 10:15 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 11: Minister for Foreign Affairs Prakash Sharan Mahat has left for India on a three-day visit on the invitation of his Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj.

Civil Servants' transfer begins

Published On: September 11, 2016 06:44 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 11: The Ministry of General Administration has begun the process to transfer civil servants. Deputy Spokesperson at the Ministry, Nanda Raj Gyawali, said the Ministry had begun the process after the meeting of the Council of the Ministers on Thursday amended the regulations regarding this.