KATHMANDU, July 1: The possibility of a new member coming to the post of Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR) is declining. In the meeting of the HoR, there is a seat for the Deputy Speaker. Ministers sit in that seat as there is no deputy speaker in the HoR.

KATHMANDU, June 22: Many people have started announcing their candidacies even when the date for the election to the House of Representatives hasn’t been confirmed. The wave of announcing candidacy in Kathmandu and various other districts has started along with the government's preparations to announce the election date by mid-July.

KATHMANDU, June 21: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Monday passed the 'Bill designed to raise national debt, 2022' and the 'Debt and Guarantee (Twenty-fifth Amendment) Bill, 2022' by a majority vote.

KATHMANDU, June 20: Meetings of both the houses under the federal parliament are being held today. The meetings are scheduled to begin  at 1 PM.

KATHMANDU, June 17: Foreign Minister Narayan Khadka has said that Nepal will not move forward with the US State Partnership Program (SPP). During the discussion of the International Relations Committee of the House of Representatives, Minister Khadka said that the SPP would not be taken forward.

KATHMANDU, June 17: The House of Representatives (HoR) meeting on Thursday passed the proposal to consider Finance Bill 2022; Bill Designed to Recover Public Debt 2022 and Bill on Debts and Surety (25th amendment) by a majority of votes.

KATHMANDU, June 15: Justice has been demanded for Niharika Rajput who is said to be a rape survivor.

KATHMANDU, June 15: Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, an MP of the main opposition party CPN-UML and a former minister, has demanded the government to clarify the United States State Partnership Program (SPP) “which it is about to sign”.

KATHMANDU, June 13: Lawmakers have drawn attention of the government to provide chemical fertilizers to farmers in an accessible way.

KATHMANDU, June 12: Former Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Nepal Police, Ramesh Kharel is going to contest the election to the House of Representatives from Kathmandu Constituency no. 1.

KATHMANDU, June 12: Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR), Agni Prasad Sapkota has drawn the government’s attention toward the crisis of chemical fertilizers during the major agricultural season and urged it to address the issue promptly.

KATHMANDU, June 11: Lawmakers drew the attention of the government over the delay in the ongoing construction of national transmission lines and their substations across the country.

KATHMANDU, June 9: Member of the House of Representatives Krishna Bahadur Rai has said that the responsibility of waste management in Kathmandu Valley lies with the ruling coalition.

KATHMANDU, June 8: Nepali Congress parliamentarian Gagan Kumar Thapa has urged all the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) dwellers to actively support the campaign to make Kathmandu garbage free.

KATHMANDU, June 8: Lawmaker Asha Kumari Bishwakarma from the main opposition party CPN-UML has demanded the resignation of Home Minister Bal Krishna Khand.

KATHMANDU, June 6: A session of the House of Representatives (HoR) today passed a proposal to seek considerations over a bill to amend some acts relating to the criminal offense and criminal procedure- 2079 BS.

KATHMANDU, June 6: Nepali Congress (NC) lawmaker Gagan Kumar Thapa has expressed concern over a notice issued by the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport Management regarding the installation of embossed number plates on vehicles. Earlier, the Department of Transport Management under the ministry issued a notice stating that embossed number plates are a must for vehicles registered in Bagmati and Gandaki provinces and such number plates must be affixed to all vehicles registered in these two provinces by mid-July.

KATHMANDU, June 6: The ministry-wise discussion on various titles of the Appropriation Bill, 2079 began in the House of Representatives (HoR) from today.

KATHMANDU, June 2: The House of Representatives (HoR), the lower house of the Federal Parliament, continued deliberations on the annual estimate of income and expenditure (budget) for fiscal year 2022/23 for the third day today.

KATHMANDU, June 2: CPN-UML lawmaker Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has said that the country’s revenue cannot be increased by reducing imports. He made the remarks at a meeting of the House of Representatives on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, June 1: Member of the House of Representatives Shakti Bahadur Basnet has urged the opposition not to make the budget a race for taking undue credit.

KATHMANDU, June 1: Lawmaker Khimlal Devkota has demanded that the proposed Nijgadh International Airport project in Bara be given continuity. The project has been halted following a Supreme Court order that overturned the government’s earlier decision to build the airport.

KATHMANDU, June 1: Members of the House of Representatives (HoR) have stressed the need for making the recently-unveiled budget for upcoming fiscal year 2022/23 productive by considering revisions in it and optimizing the resources.

KATHMANDU, May 29: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has expressed the government's firm commitment to further consolidating the pro-people republican system in the country by successfully completing the elections to the members of House of Representatives (HoR) and National Assembly (NA) this year.

KATHMANDU, May 27: The CPN-UML has objected to a statement made by the Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies, Dilendra Prasad Badu.

KATHMANDU, May 27: Taking part in Thursday’s meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) on the government's annual policies and programs, parliamentarians have stressed the need for advancing an independent economy.

KATHMANDU, May 20: Deliberation on the principles and priorities of the Appropriation Bill for the fiscal year 2022/23 continued in today's meeting of the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, May 18: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) today has begun deliberating on principles and priorities of the Appropriation Bill (except tax) for the fiscal year 2022-23.

HoR meeting underway

May 18, 2022 16:44 pm

KATHMANDU, May 18: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) is currently underway.

Eight ordinances tabled in HoR

May 18, 2022 12:20 pm

KATHMANDU, May 18: Eight different ordinances were presented at the meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Tuesday

HoR Meeting Underway

May 17, 2022 16:41 pm

KATHMANDU, May 17: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) is currently underway at the federal parliament building in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, March 16: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has ended the ongoing winter session of the Federal Parliament (House of Representatives and National Assembly) from midnight Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, March 13: The impeachment motion against Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana was tabled in the House of Representatives on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, March 6: Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Dilendra Prasad Badu has expressed his hope that the obstructed House of Representatives (HoR) session will resume following the main opposition CPN (UML) becoming a part of the recommendation committee to proceed with an impeachment motion against Chief Justice (CJ) Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana.

NIC annual report submitted to HoR

March 2, 2022 15:00 pm

KATHMANDU, March 2: The annual report of the National Information Commission for the fiscal year 2077-78 BS (2020-21) has been presented at the House of Representatives (HoR).

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: New Baneshwar where the federal parliament building lies is overwhelmed with protestors against the US-funded Millenium Challenge Corporation (MCC) compact agreement.

KATHMANDU, Feb 18: As the meeting of the ruling coalition held this morning ended without reaching a conclusion, the US-funded project Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) compact agreement will not be presented in today's session of parliament.

KATHMANDU, Feb 16: Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota has called a Business Advisory Committee meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) at 11:30 AM, the Federal Parliament Secretariat said.

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: Chairman of Rastriya Janamorcha Nepal Chitra Bahadur KC has said disruption of parliament for a long time could pose a threat to our political achievements.

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: Preparations are underway to bring a motion against Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota on the charge of non-cooperation in the work of the government by continuously postponing the meeting of the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, Jan 8: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has paid a courtesy call to CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli at his residence in Balkot on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Two ordinances related to amending sexual violence, criminal offense and other procedures acts were passed by the House of Representative (HoR) meeting held today amid obstructions from CPN-UML lawmakers.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) is being held today afternoon. The meeting will discuss the ordinances tabled at the parliament on December 14 before the house session was postponed for a week.

HoR Meeting put off for 18 days

October 28, 2021 15:24 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 28: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) has been put off for 18 days amid continuing protests by the lawmakers belonging to the main opposition party, CPN-UML.

HoR meeting today

October 28, 2021 11:37 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 28: A meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) is being held at the federal parliament building at New Baneshwor on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 13: Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR) Agni Sapkota has urged the main opposition party, CPN-UML, to come to the negotiation table to resolve the deadlock seen in parliament.

Two bills tabled at National Assembly

September 24, 2021 12:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: Two bills received from the House of Representatives with a message have been tabled in today's meeting of the National Assembly.

HoR meeting put off till September 14

September 12, 2021 16:39 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: The meeting of the House of Representatives has been postponed till September 12. Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota adjourned the meeting till 1 PM on September 14 after the CPN-UML lawmakers chanted slogans in the meeting on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, August 10: The government is releasing a whitepaper incorporating the economic details of the country today.

VIDEO: HoR meeting underway

July 30, 2021 14:26 pm

KATHMANDU, July 30: A meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) is currently underway at the federal parliament building at New Baneshwar.