KATHMANDU, June 24: Experts have said that the government was making preparations for the local body elections without adequate homework and consultations.

KATHMANDU, June 24: The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba today accused the government of trying to impose totalitarianism under the guise of republic and democracy.

Kathmandu, June 24: The main opposition party – Nepali Congress – today presented a 22-point dissent letter citing political intervention and snail-pace activity in reconstruction with the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA).

PSHC to begin hearing process soon

Published On: June 24, 2016 03:22 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 24: The today's meeting of the parliamentary special hearing committee (PSHC) has decided to forward the hearing process for the recommended judges and ambassadors.

LONDON, June 24: It's often said that David Cameron is a lucky politician who has seemed to coast through politics on instinct and charm during a career that has culminated in six years as British prime minister

Leader Mahat says NC's priority to reconstruction projects

Published On: June 24, 2016 01:41 PM NPT By: Republica

BHAKTAPUR, June 24: Nepali Congress leader Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat has said that his party's first priority was to expedite reconstruction projects.

KATHMANDU, June 24: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is addressing Parliament on Friday.

TMDP mega meet ends, Thakur re-elected chairman

Published On: June 24, 2016 01:05 AM NPT By: Kalpana Bhattarai

NAWALPARASI, June 24: The first national general convention of the Tarai-Madhes Democratic Party (TMDP) concluded on Thursday re-electing Mahantha Thakur as the party chairperson and other nine leaders for the party's top posts. The convention had kicked off Monday.

PHSC takes steps to begin hearings

Published On: June 24, 2016 12:50 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 24:Soon after endorsing its work procedure on Thursday, Parliamentary Hearings Special Committee (PHSC) has initiated the process for conducting hearings on long-pending recommendations for various constitutional positions.

NC stalls House over quake grant report delay

Published On: June 24, 2016 12:32 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 24:Main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) obstructed the parliament meeting on Thursday, demanding government's answer on the progress on grants distribution to the earthquake victims for the reconstruction of their damaged houses.