PM Dahal owns 1 katha of land, 3 tola gold

Published On: December 15, 2016 12:45 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Under immense pressure from civil society, the government finally made public the property details of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and his cabinet members, Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: Various student unions protesting the constitution amendment proposal today sent texts through mobile phone sets to lawmakers representing Legislature-Parliament in order to press them to withdraw the proposal.

Govt registers bill for local polls under new local structures

Published On: December 15, 2016 07:30 AM NPT By: Ashok Dahal

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: While the major political parties are inching closer toward negotiations on holding local polls under the existing local setup, the government has registered a bill in Parliament to conduct the local polls under the new local structures.

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: A group of experts from the Department of Archaeology (DoA) and Durham University of the UK has been carrying out post-disaster excavation at Jagannath and Gopinath temples in Kathmandu Durbar Square, which were partially damaged by last year's devastating earthquakes.

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: At a time when the commission formed to determine the number and boundaries of local units under the federal setup is about to prepare its final report, major political parties have started a process to develop consensus over holding the local polls under the existing structure of VDCs and municipalities.

Oli, Bijukchhe agree to continue House obstruction

Published On: December 14, 2016 05:20 PM NPT By: Republica

BHAKATPUR, Dec 14: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli and Nepal Workers and Peasants Party (NWPP) Chairman Naryanman Bijukchhe met on Wednesday to discuss the issues relating to country's contemporary political scenario.

LAHAN, Dec 14: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the constitution amendment bill registered at parliament will be modified.

POKHARA, Dec 14: Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development, Hitraj Pandey, has said that the government has been carrying out activities in order to hold election of three levels within second week of February 2018 for the implementation of the new constitution and for the prosperity of the country.

17 political parties present annual budget report of FY 2072\073

Published On: December 14, 2016 01:47 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: A total of 17 political parties have submitted details of their annual income and expenditure of the fiscal year 2072\073 to the Election Commission (EC).

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: The Health Ministry is planning to amend the guideline relating to establishment, operation and improvement standard of health institutions- 2013.