HoR meeting underway (live)

March 1, 2024 13:12 pm

KATHMANDU, March 1:  A meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) is underway at the Federal Parliament Building, New Baneshwar.

KATHMANDU, Feb 26: In the meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Sunday, the MPs of the opposition parties criticized the government alleging that it failed to play an important role in solving the problems of microfinance victims.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Speaker Devraj Ghimire has initiated discussions with the chief whips and whips of various parties to facilitate the resumption of House of Representatives (HoR) proceedings. On Friday, the HoR session was disrupted by speeches from both ruling and opposition party MPs.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: The meeting of the House of Representatives is underway at the Federal Parliament Building in New Baneshwor.

Report on M & E Bill tabled in HoR

February 18, 2024 19:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 18:  A report on the 'Monitoring and Evaluation Bill, 2080' was submitted in today's meeting of the House of Representatives. The Bill originated in the National Assembly.

KATHMANDU, Feb 18: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Sunday approved the proposal seeking consideration of 'Banking Offenses and Punishment (Second Amendment) Bill, 2080 by a majority.

HoR endorses bill on Money Laundering

February 7, 2024 17:20 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 7: The House of Representatives (HoR) has approved the bill to amend some laws related to the Prevention of Money Laundering and Promotion of Business Environment 2079 BS.

KATHMANDU, Feb 6: From now on, the parliament will make public the daily attendance of the members of the House of Representatives (HoR).

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: The Parliament Secretariat is planning to hold discussions on the principles and priorities of the upcoming budget (pre-budget) in the House of Representatives (HoR) and the National Assembly from February 29.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: The Education, Health and Information Technology Committee of the House of Representatives has solicited suggestions on the Education Bill from seven different constitutional commissions.

KATHMANDU, Nov 23: Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Federal Parliament of Nepal, Indira Rana Magar had a meeting with the Deputy Speaker of the National Parliament of Bangladesh, Md Shamsul Haque Tuku at the latter's office on November 22.

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: The scope of work of the committee of the House of Representatives has been set to look at twenty-five ministries and their subordinate agencies.

KATHMANDU, Nov 8: A delegation from the State Affairs Committee of the House of Representatives today left for a visit to the earthquake-stricken Jajarkot district in Karnali Province.

KATHMANDU, Nov 3: The second session of the House of Representatives (HoR), which commenced on May 7, 2023, Sunday, concluded after a total of 180 days on November 2, 2023, Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 2: House of Representatives (HoR) member Surya Prasad Dhakal has said people's representatives have to deliver by remaining within the people's sphere and those holding these positions are widely perceived as people's development partners and friends in times of need.

KATHMANDU, Oct 28: A Non-Governmental Bill on Medicines and Health Materials (Regulation and Control) has been registered in the House of Representatives (HoR).

HoR meeting underway (Live)

October 8, 2023 14:14 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 8: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) is underway at the Federal Parliament Building, New Baneshwar. The meeting started at 1PM.

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: Lawmakers have urged to pass the bill designed to amend and integrate laws related to school education after addressing demands of stakeholders and agreement signed by the government with different sides.

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: Members of the House of Representatives (HoR) have stressed that all sides of the society should be alert not to allow disturbances in religious and communal harmony.

KATHMANDU, Oct 3: Rastriya Prajatantra Party's lawmaker Dhawal Shamsher Rana who was elected to the House of Representatives (HoR) from Banke-2, has appealed to the masses in Nepalgunj to keep the social harmony intact.

KATHMANDU, Oct 3: Chairman of CPN-UML and former Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has accused the coalition government of making significant efforts to close the file related to Lalita Niwas land-grab scam.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: The Law, Justice and Human Rights Committee of the House of Representatives is going to call Home Minister Narayan Kaji Shrestha to address the issue of presidential pardons granted on Constitution Day.

School Education Bill submitted to HoR

October 1, 2023 15:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: The government has submitted the School Education Bill to the House of Representatives (HoR).

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: Speaker of the House of Representatives Devraj Ghimire informed the House about a vacant seat created following the demise by Subash Chandra Nembang. The information was shared in the HoR session on Friday.

Kathmandu, Aug 29: In a special session of the House of Representatives (HoR) meeting today, lawmakers, through the Speaker, drew the government's attention to the need to combat corruption, irregularities and smuggling for promoting good governance. They urged the government to address issues of public concern.

KATHMANDU, Aug 29: Lawmaker Ek Nath Dhakal has drawn the attention of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal to address the demand of Ganga Maya Adhikari, who is fighting for justice for her son.

KATHMANDU, Aug 28: All 10 parliamentary committees are meeting at the same time today. The meeting will start at 3 PM.

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: Nominations have been registered for the election to the chairmanship of various 10 thematic committees under the House of Representatives (HoR).

HoR meeting adjourned till tomorrow

August 22, 2023 16:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 22: The scheduled meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) for today has been adjourned. The meeting has been adjourned until Wednesday, according to a statement issued by General Secretary of the Federal Parliament, Bharat Raj Gautam.

HoR meeting postponed till August 22

August 20, 2023 17:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: A meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) scheduled for 1:00PM today has been put off until August 22 at 3PM.

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Despite the efforts of House of Representatives (HoR) Speaker Devraj Ghimire to discuss with the chief whips of the major parties to resume parliamentary proceedings, an agreement could not be reached.

KATHMANDU, Aug 14: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) has been adjourned after the CPN-UML’s obstruction. Speaker Devraj Ghimire adjourned the meeting till 1PM on August 20.

HoR meeting postponed

August 11, 2023 15:37 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: Today's meeting of the House of Representatives has been postponed due to a protest by the main opposition party, the CPN-UML.

KATHMANDU, Aug 9: The main opposition party, CPN-UML, maintained its position that a high-level probe committee should be formed to investigate the gold smuggling case, and after disrupting parliament’s proceedings on Wednesday, the meeting of the House of Representatives has been adjourned until Friday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, Aug 7: A meeting of the top leaders of the three major parties on the issue of removing the obstruction in parliament has ended without conclusion. The meeting will be held again at 3:30PM.

KATHMANDU, July 31: The meeting of the House of Representative (HoR) will be held at the Federal Parliament Building, New Baneshwar at 1 PM today.

KATHMANDU, July 26: In a fiery session at the House of Representatives (HoR) on Wednesday, ruling Nepali Congress (NC) lawmaker Dr Sunil Sharma called for the immediate resignation of Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Narayan Kaji Shrestha and Finance Minister Dr Prakasharan Mahat. The demand came in light of the recent gold smuggling case at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) Customs Office, where over one quintal of gold was seized.

KATHMANDU, July 26: A meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) is being held today at the Federal Parliament building at 1 PM today.

KATHMANDU, July 26: The Election Commission (EC) has imposed fines against 2,435 candidates who failed to submit details of their election expenses.

KATHMANDU, July 17: In the House of Representatives (HoR), the Bill Related to Loan-sharking, which had been removed from the agenda a few days ago, was reintroduced and unanimously passed on Sunday at 9:15 PM.

KATHMANDU, July 14: Messages received from the National Assembly regarding three different bills have been presented in today's meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR).

KATHMANDU, July 10: The meeting of both the houses of the federal parliament is being held today. The meeting of the National Assembly will begin at 11 am, while the meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) will begin at 3 pm.

HoR meeting put off till tomorrow

July 9, 2023 15:32 pm

KATHMANDU, July 9: The meeting of the House of Representatives has been adjourned till Monday.

KATHMANDU, July 7: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) scheduled for today has been put off through a notice. The meeting was called for 3PM today, but it was postponed citing special reasons.

KATHMANDU, July 5: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) has been adjourned due to the obstruction by the main opposition party, the CPN-UML.

HoR passes 'Finance Bill 2080'

July 2, 2023 16:27 pm

KATHMANDU, July 2: The 'Finance Bill 2080' has been passed by the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, July 2: In today's meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR), the Secretary of the HoR, Padam Prasad Pandey, tabled the Bill, 2080 BS to amend some Nepal Acts related to the Civil Code, which originated in the National Assembly and was received with a message.

KATHMANDU, July 2: Both the houses of the Federal Parliament are about to pass the replacement bill on loan sharking. The replacement bill was made after both houses approved the ordinance introduced by the government regarding loan-sharking. The replacement bill was passed by the National Assembly on Friday.

KATHMANDU, June 30: Nepali Congress (NC) leader and HoR member Dr Arzu Rana has said that foreign investment was inevitable for Nepal's development.

HoR passes new budget

June 28, 2023 17:00 pm

KATHMANDU, June 28: The budget for the upcoming fiscal year 2080/081 BS was passed by a majority of lawmakers in a meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Wednesday. Speaker Devraj Ghimire announced that the budget was passed by a majority.