KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Mayor Balendra Shah (Balen) has said that the protesting activists declined to meet him when he called them for talks.

Indian citizen arrested for citizenship and document forgery

Published On: September 25, 2023 01:42 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: The police have arrested an Indian citizen on the charge of being involved in forging his citizenship certificate and other government documents. He was arrested by the Kathmandu Valley Crime Investigation Office.

Two dead in SUV accident in Salyan

Published On: September 25, 2023 01:10 PM NPT By: Republica

RUPANDEHI, Sept 25: Two people died and one person was injured when a SUV carrying vegetables fell off the road in Salyan.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Rainfall is likely at some places in Koshi, Gandaki and Bagmati provinces today. According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM), the current monsoon's low-pressure area is positioned around the western part of the Terai region, near the Nepal-India border, and is located higher than the eastern part of the Terai region. Furthermore, the low-pressure area in the vicinity of southeastern Uttar Pradesh, India, is also having an impact on the weather of Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: The government has been accused of introducing the School Education Bill without consulting enough with the stakeholders.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: The Embassy of Pakistan in Kathmandu organized a symposium on Sunday titled “Gandhara: Unveiling a Treasure Trove of History” to showcase the rich Buddhist heritage of Pakistan and its historical connections with Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs, Narayan Kaji Shrestha, has said that the government is serious about the incidents taking place in the districts of the Madhes province, including Sarlahi.

What is anticipatory bail? How can it be taken?

Published On: September 24, 2023 05:21 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: An anticipatory bail is a legal provision that allows a person to seek bail in anticipation of being accused or arrested for a non-bailable offense, providing protection from immediate arrest if there is a reasonable belief of potential arrest due to allegations of a crime.

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: The Supreme Court (SC) has ruled that refusing to grant citizenship in the name of the mother is against the constitution, issuing a mandamus in the name of the government. A joint bench of Justices Anil Kumar Sinha and Nahakul Subedi issued an order in the name of the government to grant citizenship in the name of the mother to those who do not want to include the name of their father after providing a valid reason.

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has initiated legal proceedings against five individuals, including the former Chief Administrative Officer of Simraungadh Municipality in Bara, in connection with a corruption case.