New Chinese envoy arrives in Kathmandu

Published On: November 7, 2016 04:02 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: New Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Yu Hong arrived in Kathmandu on Monday to assume her office.

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Ajaya Shankar Nayak on Monday said that the government will register the constitution amendment proposal at the parliament soon.

US ambassador Teplitz calls on leader Nepal

Published On: November 7, 2016 02:35 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: US ambassador to Nepal Alaina B. Teplitz today has paid a courtesy call on CPN (UML) leader and former Prime Minister, Madhav Kumar Nepal, at the latter's residence at Koteshwar in the capital.

Karki preparing to challenge impeachment motion

Published On: November 7, 2016 06:40 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, NOV 7: Lokman Singh Karki, the suspended CIAA chief commissioner, is preparing to file writ petitions at the Supreme Court against the impeachment motion and ongoing court procedures regarding his controversial appointment as the head of the anti-corruption body.

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: The commission formed to restructure the local units has decided to ask the government to help solicit support from the Madhes-based political parties in the task of delineating local units under the new federal system.

Proposed amendment lets naturalized head key state posts

Published On: November 7, 2016 01:50 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: Some of the provisions included in the constitution amendment proposal under discussion between the government and the agitating Madhes-based parties have run into serious objection from both the opposition and ruling parties.

Leaked document on amendment not authentic: PM secretariat

Published On: November 7, 2016 01:30 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: The secretariat of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the leaked document on the constitution amendment proposal is not authentic.

KATHMANDU, Nov 6: The newly appointed Nepal's ambassadors to China and India have expressed commitments to take initiatives for joint collaboration in the sector of environment.

KATHMANDU, Nov 6: Members of Nepal Tarun Dal, a youth wing of the Nepali Congress, have been urged to help creating the atmosphere conducive for holding its convention smoothly.

Youths protest key state positions to naturalized citizens

Published On: November 6, 2016 04:56 PM NPT By: Sanjay Thapa

KATHMANDU, Nov 6: A group of youths have taken to the street saying that the government is preparing to amend the constitution so as to allow naturalized citizens to hold key state positions.