Koirala bats for national consensus govt.

Published On: August 1, 2016 01:09 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Sujata Koirala has argued that the country is in need of a national consensus government at this juncture of time.

Dr Bhattarai slams 'unnecessary talks of Indian role'

Published On: August 1, 2016 01:00 PM NPT By: Republica

TULSIPUR, Aug 1: Naya Shakti Nepal's Coordinator Dr Baburam Bhattarai today slammed the unnecessary talks regarding the purported Indian role in change of guard in Nepal.

House to discuss motion on Karki after new govt

Published On: August 1, 2016 02:50 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: Speaker Onsari Gharti has agreed to table an urgent motion of public importance filed against Lokman Singh Karki, chief of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), for discussion in the House after the formation of a new government.

Process begins to elect new PM by majority vote

Published On: August 1, 2016 02:40 AM NPT By: Nabin Khatiwada

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: The process for electing the new government by a majority vote in Parliament will begin on Monday as the deadline set by President Bidya Devi Bhandari for forming the government through political understanding ends midnight Sunday.

PHSC confirms 11 justice nominees

Published On: August 1, 2016 01:10 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: Parliamentary Hearings Special Committee (PHSC) has unanimously confirmed the 11 nominees for Supreme Court justices on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: The Ministry of General Administration (MoGA) has asked all the ministries to provide details of civil servants who went abroad for study, training or visit purpose under government quota but didn't return to the country to resume their job.

Parliamentary hearing of envoy-nominees hits a snag

Published On: July 31, 2016 02:28 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 31: The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee (PHSC) on Sunday decided to discuss with Chief Secretary and Foreign Secretary for allegedly sending agreemo on the names of the recommended ambassadors to the respective countries before the parliamentary hearing is conducted.

President expresses concern over formation of consensus govt

Published On: July 31, 2016 01:34 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 31: At the deadline given by President Bidya Devi Bhandrai to form a consensus government is expiring on Sunday, the President held consultations with top leaders of major three parties today.

DANG, July 31: Naya Shakti Nepal Coordinator Baburam Bhattarai on Sunday claimed that political stability and development were not possible through the parliamentary system of governance in the country.

Names of all 11 recommended Justices endorsed

Published On: July 31, 2016 12:01 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 31: The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee (PHSC) on Sunday endorsed the name of all 11 individuals recommended as Justices of the Supreme Court by the Judicial Council.