KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Nepal Bar Association (NBA) President Gopal Krishna Ghimire has claimed that it is unconstitutional on the part of the General Secretary of the Federal Parliament Secretariat, Bharatraj Gautam, to issue a letter saying the impeachment motion against Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana had become inactive.
KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Senior advocate and former president of Nepal Bar Association Chandeshwar Shrestha has said that the suspended Chief Justice (CJ) Cholendra SJB Rana will not return to work in the Supreme Court until the impeachment motion registered against him is decided by the House of Representatives.
KATHMANDU, Sept 16: A lawmaker belonging to Nepali Congress (NC) Min Bahadur Bishwakarma has claimed that suspended Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana had rejected signing in the document of his statements given before the Impeachment Recommendation Committee under someone’s instigation. Lawmaker Bishwakarma, however, did not reveal what that ‘someone’ was.
KATHMANDU, March 16: Federal Parliament Secretariat Joint Secretary and Spokesperson Rojnath Pandey has said that the impeachment motion registered against suspended Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana will remain as a property of parliament after the government announced the end of the federal parliament session effective from Tuesday night.
KATHMANDU, March 2: Minister for Law, Justice, and Parliamentary Affairs, Dilendra Prasad Badu has said that the upcoming session of the House of Representatives (HoR) is expected to discuss the impeachment motion registered against Chief Justice (CJ) Cholendra SJB Rana.
KATHMANDU, Feb 14: Nepali Congress leader Ram Chandra Poudel has said that the main opposition party, CPN-UML has no right to register an impeachment motion against four chief justices of the Supreme Court.
KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Dilendra Prasad Badu has said that the CPN-UML should also support the impeachment motion registered against Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana at the Parliament Secretariat.
KATHMANDU, Feb 13: With Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana being suspended following the registration of an impeachment motion against him at the Parliament Secretaraiat, Seniormost Justice of the Supreme Court Deepak Karki is to become the acting Chief Justice of the apex court.
KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Preparations for the day-to-day assignment of hearing using lottery system in the Supreme Court have reached the final stage. The scheduling of cases that the Chief Justice has been taking care of for years is about to begin using an automation system.
KATHMANDU, August 27: Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana has announced not to be a part of the Constitutional Bench that will pass the final verdict on a writ petition filed against the appointments made to various constitutional bodies by the erstwhile government led by K P Oli.
KATHMANDU, June 6: As some lawyers submitted a petition at the Constitutional Bench on Sunday afternoon raising questions over 11 out of 21 justices at the Supreme Court, Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana asked them to withdraw the petition or face a contempt of court charge.