Amendment in trouble as more parties oppose it

Published On: December 10, 2016 07:30 AM NPT By: Ashok Dahal

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: The constitution amendment bill registered by the government is in trouble as more fringe political parties have decided to stand against it.

NRA seeks clarifications from World Vision on three points

Published On: December 10, 2016 07:00 AM NPT By: Gyan P Neupane

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has sought clarifications from the World Vision International following complaints registered against the organization with regard to the reconstruction-related work it is carrying out in earthquake-hit districts.

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba said nationality could not be strengthened without trusting Madhes that makes up half the total population of the country.

Government ready to forge consensus: DPM Nidhi

Published On: December 9, 2016 07:55 PM NPT By: Republica

BHAKTAPUR, Dec 9: Deputy Prime Minister Bimalendra Nidhi has said government was ready to forge consensus by revising the constitution amendment bill registered at the Legislature-Parliament.

Minister Joshi sees need of political unity

Published On: December 9, 2016 05:02 PM NPT By: Republica

POKHARA, Dec 9: Minister for Population and Environment Jayadev Joshi has stressed the need of unity among the political parties for development and socio-economic transformation in the country despite the differences in their political ideologies.

House disrupted yet again, adjourned for December 15

Published On: December 9, 2016 04:55 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: A meeting of the Legislature-Parliament couldn't run today due to the obstruction of opposition parties.

MORANG, Dec 9: CPN (UML) leader and former Constituent Assembly (CA) chair, Subas Nembang has denied accepting any proposal that affects national sovereignty and integrity.

Student unions announce further agitation program

Published On: December 9, 2016 01:46 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: The student unions close to the opposition parties have announced further agitation program against the constitution amendment bill.

Govt should quit if it fails to fix poll date: Oli

Published On: December 9, 2016 07:59 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: Main opposition CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that the government should resign if it fails to immediately announce the date for holding elections.

Commission gives MPs two days to agree on Province 2 local units

Published On: December 9, 2016 02:28 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: After protracted efforts to woo the agitating Madhes-based parties failed, the commission formed to restructure the local units under the new federal system has adopted alternative ways to finalize the number of local units in the eight districts of Province 2 and plans to submit its report to the government by mid-December.