KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Bishnu Poudel, Deputy General Secretary of the main opposition party CPN-UML and former finance minister has accused the government of unnecessarily halting the construction work of Gautam Buddha International Airport.

Singh announces candidacy for party presidency

Published On: September 25, 2021 03:03 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakash Man Singh has announced his candidacy for the post of party president.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has urged the leaders and cadres of the NC to participate in its village and municipal conventions by adopting health safety protocols owing to the COVID-10 pandemic.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has reiterated Nepal's commitment to 1.5 degree pathways to address the problems caused by the global climate change.

Minister Khadka meets his Kuwaiti counterpart

Published On: September 25, 2021 12:20 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Narayan Khadka had a bilateral meeting with Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs of Kuwait, Sheikh Dr Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on the sidelines of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Nepali Congress (NC) Vice President Bimalendra Nidhi has requested Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba to direct the government bodies concerned to bring Janakpur-Jayanagar railway into operation.

SC refuses to issue interim order against party-split ordinance

Published On: September 25, 2021 09:28 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: The Supreme Court has demanded the government to furnish reasons for issuing an ordinance on political parties. The Constitutional Bench led by Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana on Friday issued a show cause order refusing to issue an interim order.

NC to begin village/municipal convention from Saturday

Published On: September 24, 2021 04:45 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: The Nepali Congress (NC) has decided to start the village/municipal convention from Saturday as a part of its preparation to hold the 14th General Convention on the scheduled date.

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the government has prioritized the procurement of health materials and oxygen to control the risk of COVID-19 inside the country.

MCC should be passed after revising some provisions: Thapa

Published On: September 24, 2021 04:00 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: Former Home Minister and politburo member of the main opposition CPN-UML, Ram Bahadur Thapa has said that the American Millenium Challenge Corporation (MCC) agreement should be passed after revising a few provisions.