KATHMANDU, Nov 30: One term of the federal parliament has been completed. With the election of the members of the House of Representatives (HoR) and the provincial assemblies on November 20, the second term of the federal parliament is about to begin. The results of the election held on November 20 are still coming in from different parts of the country. In most places, the election results have already been announced.
KATHMANDU, Sept 21: The ruling coalition has concluded that President Bidya Devi Bhandari’s move to refuse to certify the Citizenship Amendment Bill is an insult to and devaluation of the federal parliament.
KATHMANDU, August 3: In Tuesday's meeting of the House of Representatives, the MPs of the ruling parties criticized the government for not adjusting the prices of petroleum products even though they have been reduced twice. Aman Lal Modi, the MP of the ruling party CPN (Maoist Center) expressed his displeasure saying that even though the Indian Oil Corporation had reduced the price of petroleum products twice, Nepal Oil Corporation has not adjusted the price accordingly. He drew the attention of the government saying that due to the increase in the price of petroleum products, corruption has become rampant.
KATHMANDU, July 12: National Assembly member Bamdev Gautam has claimed that the vacant posts of Deputy Speaker and Vice-chairperson of the Federal Parliament could not be filled due to the irresponsibility of the government and political parties.
KATHMANDU, June 10: Parliamentarians in today's meeting of the House of Representatives drew the attention of the government that people's lives were affected in most parts of the country with the onset of monsoon.
KATHMANDU, June 3: A proposal of urgent public importance was tabled in the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, today, demanding a reduction in the price of petroleum products.
KATHMANDU, Nov 21: The meeting of the Parliamentary Hearing Committee under the Federal Parliament scheduled for today to conduct a parliamentary hearing of the proposed ambassadors to India, China, and Britain has been postponed due to the lack of quorum.
KATHMANDU, August 16: The ongoing session of the federal parliament has come to an end from 12:00 midnight today. House of Representatives Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota read out a letter received from the Office of the President on Monday’s meeting regarding the end of the meeting.
KATHMANDU, June 18: At a meeting of the House of Representatives held at the federal parliament building, New Baneshwar in the capital, on Thursday afternoon lawmakers from various political parties raised various matters pertaining to contemporary issues.
KATHMANDU, June 1: Reiterating their long-standing call for amending the country's constitution, Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) and Samajbadi Party Nepal (SPN) registered a constitution amendment bill at the Parliament Secretariat on Monday.
KATHMANDU, May 22: The government on Friday registered a bill at the Parliament Secretariat so as to amend the country’s constitution to replace Nepal's old map in the national emblem with the country’s new political and administrative map released recently.
KATHMANDU, May 19: Members of the House of Representatives (HoR) have welcomed the government decision to issue a revised political map of Nepal by integrating Limpiyadhura, Lipu Lekh and Kalapani areas encroached upon by India.
KATHMANDU, May 18: Members of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Monday aired their views on various matters of public concern including the annual policies and programs unveiled by the government recently.
KATHMANDU, May 16: President Bidya Bhandari has said that the priority of the government in the upcoming fiscal year would be to minimize the threats of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and make the country free from this global pandemic.
KATHMANDU, May 8: Sher Bahadur Deuba, the president of the main opposition party Nepali Congress, has said that the present government has already lost the moral and political grounds to govern the country.
KATHMANDU, April 22: Prime Minister and Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chair KP Sharma Oli and another Chair of the party Pushpa Kamal Dahal have begun discussions with the lawmakers representing the party in the Federal Parliament on the occasion of the party establishment day.
KATHMANDU, April 14: Refusing the proposal to hold virtual meetings of the various house committees, the federal parliament on Monday held an informal virtual meeting among the upper house chairperson, political party leaders and chairpersons of the upper house committees.