Health Minister Gagan Thapa assumes office (with video)

Published On: August 26, 2016 12:13 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: After taking the oath of office and secrecy, the newly appointed health minister Gagan Thapa has assumed office on Friday.

PM pledges to take initiative to address Dr KC's demands

Published On: August 26, 2016 11:23 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has pledged to take necessary initiatives to address the demands of Dr Govinda KC.

Newly-appointed Ministers sworn in

Published On: August 26, 2016 05:51 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has administered oath of office and secrecy to 13 newly-appointed ministers from Nepali Congress.

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: It needs a new law to overhaul the education system and bring changes in quality of education, says lawmaker Umesh Shrestha, also a member of the education committee in parliament.

NC finally picks 13 new ministers

Published On: August 26, 2016 01:00 AM NPT By: Ashok Dahal

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Ending weeks-long wrangling over power sharing between the two rival factions within the party, major ruling coalition partner Nepali Congress (NC) has finalized the choice of 13 new ministers it is sending into the Pushpa Kamal Dahal-led government.

Pokhrel appointed Ambassador to Brazil

Published On: August 25, 2016 06:59 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has appointed Joint Secretary at Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tara Prasad Pokhrel, as the Ambassador to Brazil.

New NC ministers to take oath Friday

Published On: August 25, 2016 06:26 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: The new ministers to be appointed from Nepali Congress (NC) will take oath of office and secrecy on Friday morning.

Amendment meaningless without implementing constitution: Oli

Published On: August 25, 2016 06:01 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: Chairman of the CPN-UML, KP Sharma Oli, has said although constitution is a dynamic document, it is meaningless to amend it without implementing effectively.

Paudel faction finalizes names for five ministers

Published On: August 25, 2016 03:48 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: Paudel faction of the major ruling alliance Nepali Congress has finalized names for five ministers allocated for it in the Cabinet on Thursday.

NC to recommend names of ministers today

Published On: August 25, 2016 12:14 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 25:  Three weeks after the election of  Pushpa Kamal Dahal as prime minister, major ruling coalition partner the Nepali Congress (NC) is recommending names for ministers in the cabinet today after President Sher Bahadur Deuba settled the intra-party row by providing five ministers to the Paudel faction.