House forms Impeachment Recommendation Committee

Published On: October 20, 2016 08:13 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: Parliament on Wednesday formed Impeachment Recommendation Committee (IRC) as stipulated in the Constitution of Nepal.

CIAA chief Karki suspended

Published On: October 20, 2016 06:54 AM NPT By: THIRA L BHUSAL

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: Chief Commissioner of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) Lokman Singh Karki has been suspended from his post as 157 lawmakers from the main opposition CPN-UML and major ruling party CPN (Maoist Center) registered an impeachment motion against him in parliament, Wednesday.

Dahal promises amendment deal before Chhath

Published On: October 20, 2016 01:30 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has promised to forge agreement among the ruling, opposition and agitating political parties for making amendments to the constitution by the first week of November.

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: The Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development has said that all the earthquake victims in Kathmandu Valley whose houses were damaged by earthquake will receive the first tranche of the total grant of Rs 300,000 before Tihar.

Budget crunch likely to delay monuments reconstruction

Published On: October 20, 2016 12:50 AM NPT By: Gyan P Neupane

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: Thanks to budget constraints, the government is likely to miss its own deadline for completing the reconstruction and renovation of historical monuments that were ravaged by earthquake last year.

TMDP demands govt’s formal view on constitution amendment

Published On: October 19, 2016 06:32 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 19: The Tarai-Madhes Democratic Party (TMDP), one of the major partners of the United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF), has asked for the formal views from the government on constitution amendment.

Forest Ministry brings 29-point commitment paper

Published On: October 19, 2016 06:23 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 19: The Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation has come up with 29-point commitment paper in a bid to make its programs more effective.

Ex-King Gyanendra to inaugurate Int’l Hindu Conference

Published On: October 19, 2016 05:31 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 19: Hindu State Political Committee has stated that International Hindu Conference will kick off at Bankali, Pashupatinath on Thursday.

High alert in Janakpur for visit by Indian Prez

Published On: October 19, 2016 04:57 PM NPT By: Suresh Yadav

JANAKPUR, Oct 19: Local administration and security agencies in the district are focused on a high-level security arrangement for the upcoming visit by Indian President Pranab Mukherjee.

Subcommittee to look into anomalies in medical sector formed

Published On: October 19, 2016 04:27 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 19: Today's meeting of the Women, Children, Elderly Citizens and Social Welfare Committee under the Legislature-Parliament decided to form a subcommittee to carry out investigation into anomalies in the medical sector.