KATHMANDU, June 28: Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Pampha Bhusal has said, before the federal parliament on Monday, that the country has been exporting electricity worth Rs 100 to 120 million to India on a daily basis. Replying to a question raised by the members of the National Assembly on the issues related to the ministry in the policy, program and budget for the upcoming fiscal year, Minister Bhusal said that Nepal has been daily selling up to 364 MW of electricity to the Indian market.

KATHMANDU, June 15: JGI Nepal Foundation has provided Rs 1.5 million to Nepal Army for the Mountain Cleaning Campaign.

KATHMANDU, June 11: Nepal Army (NA) has successfully rescued a mentally unstable man who had climbed on overhead high tension electrical lines on Saturday morning. A team of NA rescued the man with the help of a helicopter.

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, Feb 4: President Bidhya Devi Bhandari has lauded that the National Assembly (NA) played an important role in coordinating among local, provincial and federal government while implementing the constitution.

KATHMANDU, August 2: A meeting of the national assembly is currently underway at the federal parliament building at New Baneshwar.

KATHMANDU, July 5: A meeting of National Assembly is currently underway at federal parliament building in the capital.

KATHMANDU, May 31: A by-election is being held in Lumbini province for one vacant member post of the National Assembly today.

KATHMANDU, April 17: Two Nepal Airlines wide-body aircraft carrying medical supplies and equipment from Guangzhou, China landed at Tribhuvan International Airport Friday morning.

KATHMANDU, March 21: The Nepal Army (NA) in cahoots with the state government is charting out a plan to reign in the risks of COVID-19.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: National Assembly Meeting is currently underway in the capital.

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Lawmakers have drawn the attention of the government on various issues of public concern during the meeting of National Assembly (NA) on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: In a session of the National Assembly (NA) today, annual reports (fiscal year 2018-19) of five constitutional bodies were presented.

NA passes three bills unanimously

September 18, 2019 19:27 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: The meeting of the National Assembly (NA) on Wednesday unanimously passed three bills- 'Safeguards, Anti-dumping and Countervailing Bill-2075, 'Industrial Enterprises Bill-2075' and 'Economic Procedure and Financial Accountability Bill-2075'.

NA endorses two bills related to police

September 11, 2019 18:46 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 11: A meeting of the National Assembly today unanimously passed the 'Nepal Police and Province Police (Functions, Operation, Supervision and Coordination) Bill 2076' and the 'Police Adjustment Bill, 2076'.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Nepal Army (NA) recently invited tender bids for the supply of boots for 49,000 personnel. One of the important conditions for being awarded the tender was meeting various technical specifications. The army top brass was apparently careful to ensure they could put quality boots on the ground.

KATHMANDU, March 14:Today's meeting of the National Assembly has passed two bills—'Special Economic Zone (first amendment) Bill-2075 and 'Land Use Bill- 2075', unanimously.

KATHMANDU, Jan 4: Today's meeting of the National Assembly has endorsed the proposal seeking approval of 'Civil Servant Adjustment Ordinance-2075' with a majority.

KATHMANDU, Dec 28:  A meeting of the National Assembly (NA), the upper house of the Federal Parliament, has constituted a draft committee to amend the NA regulations 2075 BS.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Visiting delegates of the Upper House (House of Councillors) of Japan has paid a courtesy call on Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Ganesh Timilsina at the federal parliament secretariat in Singha Durbar today.

KATHMANDU, Sept 10: The Nepal Army (NA) has decided not to participate in the first-ever joint military exercise of BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation) member States.

KATHMANDU, Aug 29: Newly elected chairpersons of three thematic committees under the National Assembly, the upper house in the Federal Parliament of Nepal, took oath of office and secrecy today.

KATHMANDU, Aug 29: Chairs of three thematic committees, out of four, under the National Assembly (NA) have been elected unopposed.

KATHMANDU, July 27: Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) has briefed its parliamentary party about the agreement signed with Dr Govinda KC regarding medical Education Bill.

NA meeting adjourned for Wednesday

July 25, 2018 06:55 am

KATHMANDU, July 25: The meeting of the National Assembly (NA) has been adjourned for Wednesday after the ruling and opposition lawmakers could not agree on who should speak first.

KATHMANDU, July 17: Today's meeting of the National Assembly has unanimously passed a condolence motion on the demise of former lawmaker Mohammed Mustaq Alam.

PARBAT, July 13: Chairman of the National Assembly, Ganesh Prasad Timilsina has urged the people's reprsentatives to root out corruption and irregularities.

NA endorses appropriation bill

July 9, 2018 19:53 pm

KATHMANDU, July 9: The meeting today of the National Assembly endorsed the Appropriation Bill, 2075 with a majority.

NA peacekeepers felicitated

July 4, 2018 04:20 am

KATHMANDU, July 4: Nepal Army (NA) peacekeepers deployed in South Sudan received UN medals for their distinguished service in the country on Tuesday.

NA passes two bills

July 2, 2018 16:33 pm

KATHMANDU, July 2: Today's meeting of the National Assembly has unanimously passed two bills.

KATHMANDU, June 21: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has visited Army Headquarters, Bhadrakali on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, June 19: Six months after their humiliating defeat in the National Assembly (NA) elections, the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) party has also turned out unlucky in the drawing of lots to determine the tenures of the 59 upper house members.

Term of all NA members determined

June 18, 2018 15:14 pm

KATHMANDU, June 18: The term of all members of the National Assembly has been determined through a draw.

KATHMANDU, June 10: The Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) and Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) have been granted the status of a national party in the National Assembly (NA), the upper house in the bicameral Federal Parliament of Nepal.

KATHMANDU, May 24: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has proposed a discussion on government's policies and programs for fiscal year 2018/19 in the National Assembly today.

NA meeting postpones

May 17, 2018 12:48 pm

KATHMANDU, May 17: National Assembly meeting scheduled for today has been postponed for 11 am on May 18.

Kathmandu, May 8: Parliamentary Party meeting of the ruling CPN (Maoist Centre) has selected lawmaker Dinanath Sharma as the PP leader in the National Assembly (NA) today.

KATHMANDU, May 7: Japanese Ambassador to Nepal Masashi Ogawa has paid a courtesy call on Chief of Army Staff (CoAS) Rajendra Chhetri at the Nepal Army Headquarters in the capital today.

KATHMANDU, April 29: A row over the lottery method to fix the tenure of 59 members of the National Assembly (NA) has stalled the upper house regulation.

KATHMANDU, April 25: Nepal Army (NA) has formed a Board of Inquiry to investigate into the alleged involvement of NA peacekeepers serving in the UN Peacekeeping Mission in South Sudan in child rapes.

KATHMANDU, March 28: Chairperson of the National Assembly Ganesh Prasad Timilsina has said that he would play a role to develop National Assembly as a reliable forum for opposition parties so that they could express their feelings and concerns.

KATHMANDU, Mar 27: Lawmakers of National Assembly were divided on the report presented by European Union Election Observation Mission-2017.

12 fake NA examinees arrested

March 24, 2018 15:46 pm

KATHMANDU, Mar 24: As many as 12 fake examinees have been arrested from the exam hall conducted for jobs in the Nepal Army (NA).

Dahal elected NA vice chair

March 19, 2018 05:00 am

KATHMANDU, March 19: Shashi Kala Dahal, 60, of the CPN (Maoist Center) was elected the vice-chairperson of the National Assembly (NA), defeating Brinda Devi Ale of the Nepali Congress (NC) in an election held on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Mar, 18: Deputy Speaker of House of Representatives, Dr Shibamaya Tumbahamphe, and Vice Chair of the National Assembly, Shashikala Dahal, has been administered the oath of office and secrecy Sunday.

Dahal elected NA Vice-chair

March 18, 2018 16:46 pm

KATHMANDU, Mar 18: CPN (MC)'s Shashikala Dahal has been elected the Vice-chair of the National Assembly.

NA member Yadav takes oath

March 18, 2018 14:29 pm

KATHMANDU, Mar 18: National Assembly member Ramesh Prasad Yadav took oath of office and secrecy today.

NA Chief confers insignia on Khatry

March 16, 2018 10:24 am

KATHMANDU, March 16: Nepal Army (NA) Chief Rajendra Chhetri conferred insignia on newly-promoted Major General Kaji Bahadur Khatry.

Timilsina elected NA Chairman

March 15, 2018 04:30 am

KATHMANDU, March 15: CPN-UML leader Ganesh Timilsina, 63, has been elected as the chairman of National Assembly of the federal parliament unopposed on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Mar 14: Ganesh Prasad Timilsina, UML's candidate for National Assembly (NA) chairman was elected unopposed.