KATHMANDU, Feb 17: Former Deputy Speaker Shiva Maya Tumbahangphe  has been appointed the Minister for Law and Justice.

Minister Gyawali leaves for Bangladesh

Published On: February 17, 2020 12:23 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has embarked on a three-day official visit to Bangladesh this morning at the invitation his Bangladeshi counterpart, Dr AK Abdul Momen.

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: Former Deputy Speaker Shiva Maya Tumbahangphe is all set to be appointed as the Minister for Law and Justice today.

Govt failing on all fronts, NC says

Published On: February 17, 2020 08:39 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has accused the government of failing on almost all fronts — ranging from safeguarding national sovereignty to running the government smoothly and creating job opportunities as promised ahead of 2017’s parliamentary elections — and heading toward an authoritarian path.

‘Govt has asked India to amend its political map’

Published On: February 17, 2020 08:23 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: The government of Nepal informed the Supreme Court recently that it has already asked the Indian government to amend the political map and return the Nepali territories including Kalapani and Lipulekh encroached by the Indian side.

Former mayor of Lalitpur Bekha Ratna Shakya passes away

Published On: February 16, 2020 06:03 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 16: Bekha Ratna Shakya, the former mayor of Lalitpur Sub-Metropolitan City, passed away on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Feb: 16: Moti Lal Dugar, the State Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies held a meeting with Minister for Energy and Industries of United Arab Emirates (UAE) Suhali Mohamed Faraj Al Mazrouei at the latter's office in UAE on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 16: The main opposition Nepali Congress has accused the present government of pushing the country toward lawlessness and authoritarianism.

DPM Pokhrel to inspect Kalapani area

Published On: February 16, 2020 12:57 PM NPT By: RSS

DARCHULA, Feb 16: Deputy Prime Minister Ishwar Pokhrel is scheduled to inspect Kalapani area in Darchula district, a disputed area between Nepal and India, today.

KATHMANDU, Feb 16: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Saturday complained that his government was being unfairly criticized by media and civil society because of ‘ideological prejudice’, in spite of its ‘remarkable progress’ in the past two years.