INARUWA, June 20: Nepali Congress senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel said it was now time for the ruling coalition, opposition and the agitating parties to find a point of agreement to give the country an outlet.
KATHMANDU, June 20: The first meeting of the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee (PHSC) held at Singh Durbar on Monday morning has decided to request Speaker Onsari Gharti to set the date for holding election of committee chairman in line with the rule 180 of parliamentary regulations 2016.
KATHMANDU, June 20: With the endorsement of the new parliamentary regulations on Sunday, Parliament has paved the way for initiating parliamentary confirmation hearings for the proposed chief justice, the chief election commissioner, 11 other justices and 22 ambassadors, which have remained pending for long now.
KATHMANDU, June 19: Having no land to their names, as many as 102 earthquake-affected families in Naubise of Rasuwa district have been forced to set up temporary shelters in a rented land since last year's devastating earthquake. The families of daily wage earners have been paying monthly rent ranging from Rs 1,000 up to Rs 2700 just for using the land.
KATHMANDU, June 19: Government’s spokesperson and Minister for Information and Communications, Sherdhan Rai on Sunday argued that it was not necessary to reach an agreement with others to hold elections.