No leave and deputation for civil servants: OPMCM

Published On: July 26, 2016 07:13 PM NPT By: Republica

Kathmandu, July 26: The Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers has directed all the Ministries not to sanction leave and deputation to any district-level civil servants working in emergency response to disaster across various districts.

NC calls for restructuring the local body

Published On: July 26, 2016 04:51 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 26: The Nepali Congress (NC) has stressed on restructuring the local authority so as to reach out to everyone's doorsteps with government services.

Speaker orders lawmakers to use decent words

Published On: July 26, 2016 04:08 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 26: Speaker Onsari Gharti directed to remove the indecent remarks made by Nepali Congress lawmaker Surendra Chaudhary from the parliamentary record.

House endorses order to remove constitutional difficulties

Published On: July 26, 2016 03:24 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 26: Legislature-Parliament on Tuesday endorsed the order to remove constitutional difficulties issued by President Bidya Devi Bhandari, with a majority vote.

Decree removing difficulties being discussed in House

Published On: July 26, 2016 01:52 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 26: Speaker Onsari Gharti read out the letter on the decree removing the difficulties received from the Office of the President in the meeting of the Legislature-Parliament today.

Demand for fixing the size of local bodies

Published On: July 26, 2016 12:32 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 26: Lawmakers speaking at the Zero Hour Session under the Legislature-Parliament today demanded addressing the landless squatters' problems in Attariya Municipality, demarcating the size of the local bodies at 1,000 and providing the franchise to the Nepalese Diaspora in foreign countries.

KATHMANDU, July 26: Chief Commissioner of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) Lokman Singh Karki did not attend the Good Governance and Monitoring Committee (GGMC) meeting which was held today at  Singha Durbar citing health problems.

Police arrest 130 cadres of Biplab-led Maoist

Published On: July 26, 2016 02:30 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 26: Nepal Police have arrested over 130 cadres of Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN Maoist from different districts, including Kathmandu Valley, during the nationwide strike enforced by the party on Monday.

14 other parties may join Maoist-NC coalition govt

Published On: July 26, 2016 02:10 AM NPT By: Ashok Dahal

KATHMANDU, July 26: Nepali Congress (NC) and CPN (Maoist Center) that are set to form a new government under the leadership of Maoist Center Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal are likely to be joined by 14 other political parties in the new coalition.

KATHMANDU, July 26: The government is planning to stop transfers of local development officers (LDOs) in all 75 districts till mid-March next year upon the recommendation of the commission to determine and fix the number and boundaries of local bodies. The commission has said that the transfer of the LDOs will hamper its task.