Dipesh Shrestha

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Constitution Day observed amid fanfare in capital (with photos)

Published On: September 20, 2019 01:28 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: The government organized a special function at Tudikhel in the heart of the capital to observe the Constitution Day also known as the National Day, marking the fourth anniversary of the promulgation of the historic constitution.

IN PICTURES: 12th Republic Day being observed today

Published On: May 29, 2019 12:54 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, May The 12th  Republic Day is being celebrated by organizing various program across the country today.

Is Parliament discussing budget? (photo feature)

Published On: July 6, 2017 02:01 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, July 6: Deliberation on the budget of fiscal year 2017/18 has been going on at the Parliament. However, an insignificant number of lawmakers can been seen at the Parliament.

Ruling, RJPN leaders meet again at Singha Durbar

Published On: June 15, 2017 12:22 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, June 15: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has convened a meeting of leaders from ruling coalition as well as disgruntled Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN). The meeting is underway at PM's Office, Singha Durbar.

Meeting between ruling parties and RJP-N underway (Update)

Published On: June 11, 2017 10:52 AM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, June 11: The meeting between the ruling parties and RJP-N that began earlier today at the office of Prime Minister in Singhadurbar is going on.

PHSC endorses recommended CIAA and FCGO chiefs

Published On: May 21, 2017 01:57 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, May 21: Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee(PHSC) has endorsed recommended chiefs of Commissioner of Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) and Financial Comptroller General Office (FCGO).

Nepal officially signs OBOR

Published On: May 12, 2017 08:27 AM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, May 12 Nepal has officially signed a memorandum of understanding with China's One Belt and One Road initiatives.

Speaker fixes time for deliberations, UML protests in wells

Published On: May 5, 2017 11:59 AM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, May 5: Main opposition CPN-UML expressed strong objection in the Parliament meeting on Friday over the impeachment motion registered the ruling Nepali Congress and CPN (Maoist Center) against Chief Justice Sushila Karki.

Speaker holds meeting with top leaders

Published On: May 5, 2017 09:43 AM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, May 5: Speaker Onsari Gharti Magar has started discussion with top leaders of major three parties regarding the House business and the impeachment motion against Chief Justice Sushila Karki registered in the parliament by ruling Nepali Congress and CPN (Maoist Center).

India provides logistical supports to EC for local polls

Published On: May 1, 2017 04:58 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, May 1: The Indian government has provided logistical supports to the Election Commission (EC) for the upcoming local level elections.

Five major parties meeting at Baluwatar

Published On: April 19, 2017 10:56 AM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, April 19: The meeting between five major parties began in Prime Minister's official residence Baluwatar. PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal has summoned the meeting between the five largest parties in the parliament to discuss about the upcoming local level elections.

Mahato, Lekhi declare party unification

Published On: April 18, 2017 03:10 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, April 18: Sadbhavana Party led by Rajendra Mahato and Nagarik Samajbadi Party led by Raj Kumar Lekhi declared unification on Tuesday.

President Bhandari flies off to India on her maiden state visit (photo feature)

Published On: April 17, 2017 10:55 AM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, April 17: President Bidya Devi Bhandari left Kathmandu on Monday for a five-day state visit to India.

PM Dahal returns from China visit

Published On: March 29, 2017 12:12 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, March 29: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has returned to Nepal today morning after completing an official visit to the northern neighbor China.

Indian Envoy Puri pays courtesy call to Oli

Published On: March 27, 2017 12:18 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, March 27: Indian Ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri has paid a courtesy call to CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli at the UML Parliamentary Party Office in Singha Durbar on Monday.

Parliament meeting to resume at 3pm

Published On: February 23, 2017 11:46 AM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Parliament meeting, which was deferred on Tuesday and Wednesday, is all set to resume today at 3pm.

Govt appoints Chand as Nepal Police Chief and Shrestha as APF Chief

Published On: February 12, 2017 09:54 AM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: The government has appointed the chiefs of Nepal Police and Armed Police Force (APF).

Dor Prasad Upadhyay elected PAC chair

Published On: January 30, 2017 01:17 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Jan 30: The parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) got its chairman nearly after seven months on Monday through voting.

Photos: Memorable Gosaikunda trip

Published On: June 5, 2016 04:58 PM NPT By: Dipesh Shrestha

We arrived Gosaikunda on our second day of the trip from Kathmandu. The six-hour drive from Kathmandu to Gosaikunda via bus had exhausted us completely. However, pain that we endured all along our journey was gone away once we reached to Gosaikunda.