KATHMANDU, Sept 5: At a time when the ruling parties are mulling over extending the life of parliament till the new members to be elected through November 20 polls take oath of office and secrecy, lawmaker belonging to Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Rajendra Lingden has tendered his resignation.

President Bhandari mulling to resign?

August 25, 2022 10:00 am

KATHMANDU, August 25: The controversy surrounding the Bill to Amend Citizenship Act, 2063 BS has caused ripples across national politics. The issue has created a serious tussle between the ruling coalition, parliament and the president that may potentially shake up the national politics itself.

AIG Bishwa Raj Pokharel resigns

July 18, 2022 16:51 pm

KATHMANDU, July 18: Additional Inspector General (AIG) of Police, Bishwa Raj Pokharel has resigned after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of the appointment of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dhiraj Pratap Singh.

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, July 14: Sri Lankans woke up to confusion on Thursday, still waiting for their embattled president to resign after he fled the country, as the island nation fumes over an economic meltdown that has sparked political chaos.

LONDON, July 7: Scandal-ridden Boris Johnson announced on Thursday he would quit as British prime minister after he was abandoned by ministers and most of his Conservative lawmakers.

KATHMANDU, July 7: Embattled British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has decided to stand down as Conservative Party leader after losing the support of his ministers and MPs, according to a BBC report.

LONDON, July 7: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson battled to remain in office Wednesday, brushing off calls for his resignation after three Cabinet ministers and a slew of junior officials said they could no longer serve under his scandal-plagued leadership.

KATHMANDU, July 6: The CPN (Maoist Center) has decided to not appoint a new finance minister until the parliamentary probe against Janardan Sharma is over.

KATHMANDU, July 6: The main opposition party, CPN-UML, has insisted that Finance Minister Janardan Sharma has to step down before a parliamentary probe committee is formed to investigate his involvement in changing tax rates in the interests of certain business groups in the annual budget for the fiscal year 2022/23.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Several prominent people have demanded that Finance Minister Janardan Sharma step down from his post after he fell into a number of controversies including the recent issue of deleting CCTV footage that could prove him guilty of allowing ‘outsiders’ to manipulate the tax rates through the budget for the fiscal year 2022/23.

The digital arm of Ambani’s Reliance Industries ‘Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd’ has announced that Mukesh Ambani is resigning from the post of director of the Reliance Jio Industry on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, June 26: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Prem Bahadur Ale has resigned from his post. He submitted the resignation letter to CPN (Unified Socialist) Chairperson Madhav Kumar Nepal on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, June 14: CPN-UML lawmaker Surendra Pandey has demanded the resignation of Finance Minister Janardan Sharma stating that serious questions have been raised against him.

COLOMBO, April 4: Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa called on Monday for a unity government to deal with the country's economic crisis after cabinet ministers and the central bank governor offered to resign.

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Defence Minister Minendra Prasad Rijal has given reasons for his resignation. He handed over his resignation letter to Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Minister for Defence Dr Minendra Rijal has called a press conference at 4:00 PM today after tendering his resignation from the ministerial position.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Agitating lawyers have continued their sit-in protest in the premises of Supreme Court on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 8: The agitating lawyers have announced to continue their protest unless Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana steps down from his post.

SURKHET, Nov 1: Chief Minister of Karnali Province Mahendra Bahadur Shahi has resigned from his post on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Nepal Bar Association—the umbrella organization of lawyers across the country—has served a five-day ultimatum to Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana to tender resignation from the post.

Bagmati CM Shakya resigns

October 27, 2021 15:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 27: Chief Minister of Bagmati Province Ashta Laxmi Shakya has tendered her resignation from the post.

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: Newly-appointed Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies Gajendra Bahadur Hamal, who has been accused of becoming a minister from the quota of Chief Justice Cholendra Shamsher JB Rana, has said that he will submit his resignation to Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba today.

KATHMANDU, Sept 1: Bagmati Province’s Minister for Social Development Krishna Prasad Khanal has resigned from the post.

KATHMANDU, August 11: The chief minister (CM) of Lumbini Province, Shankar Pokharel resigned from his post on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, July 25: Abdullah Almutairi, the head coach of Nepal’s men’s national football team, has announced his resignation.

KATHMANDU, July 2: State Minister for Physical Infrastructure Development in Lumbini Province, Suman Sharma Rayamajhi has tendered her resignation.

KATHMANDU, May 10: Lawmakers close to the Madhav Kumar Nepal-led faction of the ruling CPN-UML have decided to abstain from voting in parliament today.

POKHARA, May 9: Chief Minister (CM) of Gandaki Province, Prithvi Subba Gurung has resigned from his post.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Hours after the resignation by chief minister of Lumbini Province, Shankar Pokharel, the ruling CPN-UML has decided to form a new government under the leadership of Pokharel himself.

BUTWAL, May 2: The resignation of the chief minister of Lumbini Province, Shankar Pokharel has been approved.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Chief Minister of Lumbini Province Shankar Pokharel has tendered resignation on Sunday.

BUTWAL, April 19: Two ministers of the Lumbini Province cabinet have resigned from their ministerial posts.

SURKHET, April 6: Three ministers representing the CPN-UML in the Karnali Province government have resigned en masse.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has challenged the opposition parties to withdraw their support to his government.

NC demands resignation of PM Oli

April 3, 2021 08:28 am

NC to take initiative to form a new government under its own leadership.

Attorney General Agni Kharel resigns

March 19, 2021 14:20 pm

KATHMANDU, March 19: Attorney General Agni Prasad Kharel resigned from the post on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: Bibeksheel Sajha Party has demanded resignation of President Bidya Bhandari and Prime Minister  K P Sharma Oli on moral grounds after the apex court revoked the decision of Prime Minister Oli to dissolve the House of Representatives (HoR).

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: Leaning toward Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli-led  faction of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Minister for Economic Affairs and Planning of Sudurpaschim Province Japat Bahadur Bohora resigned on Wednesday. Bohora was elected provincial minister from the erstwhile CPN (Moist Center)

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Seven cabinet ministers close to Executive Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal and senior leader Madhav Kumar Nepal of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) have resigned from their post after the controversial move of Prime Minister K P Oli to recommend dissolution of the House of Representatives.

Chief Secretary Regmi resigns

October 1, 2020 11:26 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Chief Secretary Lok Darshan Regmi has resigned from the post, according to sources familiar with the development. Regmi's term as the chief secretary was due to expire on October 16.

Finance Minister Khatiwada resigns

September 4, 2020 19:02 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 4: Finance Minister Yubaraj Khatiwada has tendered resignation from his ministerial position.

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 27: TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer has left the Chinese-owned video app firm just three months since joining, and only days since the company sued the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump over an executive order effectively banning it in the United States.

Finance Minister Khatiwada resigns

March 3, 2020 16:58 pm

KATHMANDU, March 3: Finance Minister Yubaraj Khatiwada has stepped down from the post on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: Nepali Congress leader Gagan Thapa on Tuesday urged Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to step down from the post.

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 24: - Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has submitted a letter of resignation to Malaysia’s king, his office said on Monday, amid talk of forming a new governing coalition.

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: Until late Thursday afternoon, Nepal Communist Party leader Gokul Prasad Baskota was heading two ministries – Ministry of Communication and Information Technology and Ministry of Urban Development. At 4:08 pm Baskota, one of Prime Minister KP Oli’s favorite cabinet members, announced his resignation from both positions “after question was raised against me”.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Minister for Communication and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Baskota has said that he stepped down from his post over moral grounds following the questions raised over him in connection to bribery bargaining with a local agent of a Swiss company for the procurement of security printing press for the government.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Minister for Communication and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Baskota has resigned from his post after being dragged into controversy following the leakage of an audio recording of a conversation between Minister Baskota and Swiss Company local agent Bijaya Prakash Mishra

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Political advisor to President Bidya Devi Bhandari Sushil Pyakurel stepped down from his post on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Deputy Speaker Shiva Maya Tumbahangphe finally tendered her resignation from the post on Monday afternoon after the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) deciding to contest Agni Prasad Sapkota as its candidate for speaker ending her hope to become new speaker of the parliament.