KATHMANDU, Sept 2: The House of Representatives (HoR) meeting gave approval to send the Investigation of Enforced Disappeared Persons, Truth and Reconciliation Commission Third Amendment Bill 2079 to the relevant committee for discussion.
KATHMANDU, July 26: The meeting of the Federal Parliament House of Representatives (HoR)-- the lower house of the federal parliament– will be held today. The meeting is going to be held at the Federal Parliament Building New Baneshwor at 1 PM.
KATHMANDU, JULY 6: The House of Representatives has made preparations to pass the bills that have been stalled in the House one after another following the passing of the budget for the Fiscal Year 2079/80 BS. The meeting of the House of Representatives on Wednesday has set an agenda to pass three bills.
KATHMANDU, July 5: A meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Monday endorsed a proposal to send the Policy Research Institute Bill, 2076 BS originated in the National Assembly to a respective committee for clause-wise deliberations.
KATHMANDU, June 16: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and other ministers concerned are scheduled to respond to the questions raised by lawmakers on the budget allocation bill related to the Ministry of Defense, Ministry of Finance, Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers, Office of the President and Office of the Vice President in the House of Representatives meeting today. They will respond to the questions at the HoR meeting today.
KATHMANDU, June 14: The ministers concerned have been furnishing replies to the questions raised during the deliberations on the topics related to various ministries under the Appropriation Bill, 2022, in the House of Representatives.
KATHMANDU, June 12: Shakti Bahadur Basnet, who is a Member of Parliament (MP) and also a former minister of the ruling CPN (Maoist Center), has demanded the government immediately remove the provision of running health insurance programs through private companies.
KATHMANDU, June 12: As deliberations are underway on the expenditure budgets allocated for the Ministry of Urban Development, Ministry of Health and Population, the Office of the National Planning Commission, the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers and the offices of the President and the Vice-President in today’s session of the House of Representatives, lawmakers have proposed downsizing the budget.
KATHMANDU, June 10: The House of Representatives has endorsed two bills. A meeting of the lower house of the federal parliament today approved the Bill Related to Amending Some Acts against Sexual Violence, 2022 and the Bill on Amending Some Acts Related to Criminal Offence and Procedures, 2022.
KATHMANDU, June 10: The Tribhuvan University (TU), the biggest university in the country, remains padlocked for months under different pretexts, leading to chaos in the university affecting academic activities. Fear looms large about the anarchy in the university as stakeholders remain apathetic to the TU’s sorry state of affairs.
KATHMANDU, June 9: Nepal Workers and Peasants Party lawmaker Prem Suwal has said that the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology is simply not needed if it cannot make secondary level education free.