KATHMANDU, April 15: A total of 14 districts across the country including the Kathmandu Valley have been extremely affected by the second wave of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), according to the government.

SC isuues show cause against CIAA chief

Published On: July 12, 2016 02:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 12: The Supreme Court on Monday has asked Lokman Singh Karki, the chief of the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), to answer why it should not take action against him for contempt of court.

CJ Karki, CEC Yadav assume their offices

Published On: July 12, 2016 01:40 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 12: Chief Justice Sushila Karki, soon after assuming the office on Monday, said that effective execution of the third strategic plan of the judiciary will be her top priority along with fulfilling the responsibilities assigned to judiciary for the implementation of the constitution.

KATHMANDU, July 12: Most of the complaints registered at the Parliamentary Hearings Special Committee (PHSC) against 11 recommended justices are against the 'flawed' recommendation procedure itself.

Dahal, Deuba discuss nat'l consensus government

Published On: July 11, 2016 07:46 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 11: President of main opposition party Nepali Congress, Sher Bahadur Deuba and ruling party CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal held a meeting on the issues relating to the formation of national consensus government, implementation of the constitution and contemporary affairs of the country on Monday.

Four ambassadors present letters of credence

Published On: July 11, 2016 07:17 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 11: Four new ambassadors to Nepal from different countries presented letters of credence to President Bidya Devi Bhandari amidst a special ceremony held Monday at the Ceremonial Hall, Office of the President, Shital Niwas.

Case against teacher with fake certificates

Published On: July 11, 2016 06:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 11: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) Monday filed a lawsuit against teacher Rajesh Prasad Kurmi also known as 'Rajesh Patel' of Nepal Rastriya Lower Secondary School Gardaul, Parsa on the charge of possessing fake academic certificates. The case has been filed at the Special Court.

WTUF Submits memo to Labor Minister

Published On: July 11, 2016 06:25 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 11: The Workers Trade Union Federation Nepal has submitted a 15-point memorandum to Labor Minister Deepak Bohora urging to increase the salary of workers by 100 per cent.

NC lawmakers, leaders leave for China

Published On: July 11, 2016 05:37 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 11: Lawmakers and other leaders from the main opposition Nepali Congress today have left for China at the invitation of the Communist Party of China.

Dahal reaches Baluwatar for decisive talks with PM Oli

Published On: July 11, 2016 05:26 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 11: At a time when the talk about a change in the government is at its peak, Chairman of CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has reached the Prime Minister’s residence, Baluwatar, to hold a decisive talk with Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.

CIAA Chief Karki ordered to appear at SC within 3 days

Published On: July 11, 2016 05:07 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 11: The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday issued a show cause notice against Chief Commissioner at the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), Lokman Singh Karki on a contempt of court case.