KATHMANDU, April 3: A writ petition has been filed at the Supreme Court (SC) against the decision of the Attorney General not to prosecute Rabi Lamichhane, chairman of the Rashtriya Swatantra Party (RSP), in a case of passport misuse. Advocate Yuvraj Paudel, who previously filed a writ in Lamichhane's citizenship dispute, filed a fresh writ petition at the Supreme Court on Sunday against the decision of the Office of the Attorney General not to prosecute him in the passport dispute.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has recommended Dr Dinmani Pokharel for the post of Attorney General.

KATHMANDU, August 10: CPN-UML lawmaker Mahesh Basnet has requested the government to immediately suspend Attorney General Khamba Bahadur Khati.

Khati sworn-in as Attorney General

July 16, 2021 19:20 pm

KATHMANDU, July 16: Chief Justice Cholendra Shumser JB Rana has administered the oath of office and secrecy to the newly appointed Attorney General Khamma Bahadur Khati

Khati appointed Attorney General

July 15, 2021 20:42 pm

KATHMANDU, July 15: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has, on the recommendation of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, appointed Khamma Bahadur Khati as the new Attorney General of Nepal.

Attorney General Badal resigns

July 13, 2021 16:26 pm

KATHMANDU, July 13; Attorney General Ramesh Badal has resigned from his post.

KATHMANDU, March 21: Newly-appointed Attorney General Ramesh Badal on Sunday took the oath of office and secrecy from Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JBR.

KATHMANDU, March 19:President Bidya Devi Bhandari has appointed advocate Ramesh Badal as the Attorney General (AG) of the Government of Nepal.

Attorney General Agni Kharel resigns

March 19, 2021 14:20 pm

KATHMANDU, March 19: Attorney General Agni Prasad Kharel resigned from the post on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Attorney General Agni Prasad Kharel has argued that though dissolving the House of Representatives (HoR) was a compulsion, it was constitutional.

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: The government has recommended Laxmi Bahadur Nirala, who served as Attorney General during then King Gyanendra’s direct rule, as a member of the Judicial Council.  The decision has left even the lawyers close to ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) expressing their strong dissatisfaction.

ZURICH, Sept 25:  The Swiss parliament on Wednesday approved Attorney General Michael Lauber for a third term, opting for continuity despite disciplinary proceedings against him triggered by his handling of a soccer corruption probe.

TAMGHAS, April 30: The practice of using torture against any people during interrogations in course of crime investigations has been already abolished from the country, said Attorney General Agni Prasad Kharel.

KATHMANDU, Feb 18: The Office of the Attorney General has submitted its annual report for fiscal year 2017/18 to President Bidya Devi Bhandari.

KATHMANDU, Dec30: The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is consulting legal experts about filing a petition in the Supreme Court challenging the apex court's recent stay order clearing a way for businessman Ajeya Sumargi to withdraw unexplained money that was blocked by Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB).

WASHINGTON, Nov 8:  President Donald Trump forced out his attorney general on Wednesday and threatened to fight back if Democrats use their new majority in the U.S. House of Representatives to launch investigations into his administration and finances.

JANAKPUR, Oct 16: A rift between federal and provincial governments has surfaced yet again after provincial governments came up with some provincial legislation prior to the federal government.

POKHARA, Oct 11: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has arrested Joint Attorney at Kaski District Prosecutor's Office Surendra Thapa, while taking a bribe of Rs 500,000 from a service seeker on Wednesday.