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 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: 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 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 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 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: 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: 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, 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.
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 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, 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.
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.