WASHINGTON, Nov 12: Donald Trump is to huddle Saturday with his White House transition team for a second day over cabinet picks as the president-elect says he is open to keeping parts of President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law.

Cabinet meeting makes decisions

November 4, 2016 15:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: The government has appointed Revenue Secretary at the Ministry of Finance, Rajan Khanal, as the chair of Deposit and Credit Guarantee Fund.

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: The registering of an impeachment motion at the parliament against Chief Commissioner at the Commission for the Investigation of  Abuse of Authority (CIAA), Lokman Singh Karki has hampered the meeting of the Council of Ministers.

KATHMANDU, Oct 17: Companies defunct for long and looking to shut down their operations legally will get an easy exit for a year if the First Amendment Bill of the Company Act 2006 gets through the parliament.

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Today's meeting of the Council of Ministers decided to table the Bill to Mobilize National Debt in the Legislature-Parliament.

Cabinet fixes places for 7 high courts

September 14, 2016 18:47 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: The government on Wednesday decided to establish seven high courts, one each in seven provinces.

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: The new Constitution, which was promulgated last year, has provisioned under Article 38 that women shall have the right to proportional, inclusive participation as part of their fundamental rights.

KATHMANDU, Aug 24: The ruling coalition Nepali Congress has witnessed mounting dispute on the selection of leaders to join the government.

KATHMANDU, Aug 22: At a time when the parliament should have been expediting the endorsement of new bills for the implementation of the new constitution, House meeting on Sunday was adjourned for a week due to lack of business from the government.

PM to expand Cabinet on Sunday

August 13, 2016 11:44 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 13: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal is all set to extent the Cabinet on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: The Inter-Party Women's Alliance (IPWA) has submitted a memorandum to Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal urging him to ensure one-third representation of women while expanding the Cabinet.

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the Cabinet will get a full shape within two-three days.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: The government has decided to scrap the nomination of ambassadors recommended by the erstwhile KP Sharma Oli-led government.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5:  A Cabinet meeting on Friday is providing martyr status to those killed during the Madhes Movement, compensation to the families of the victims and treatment to the injured.

PM Dahal forms six-member cabinet

August 5, 2016 00:05 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal assumed office on Thursday after taking oath of office and secrecy from the president earlier in the day.

KATHMANDU, July 24: The government has recommended to President Bidya Devi Bhandari to invoke Article 305 of Nepal’s constitution to remove constitutional hurdles for the formation of a new government.

KATHMANDU, July 23: The government has decided to provide 700 ropanis of land to Bir Hospital, the country's oldest hospital, at Duwakot, Bhaktapur district.

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KATHMANDU, July 10: The government has decided to gift two rhino pairs to China. A meeting of Council of Ministers on Sunday decided to that effect.

NEW DELHI, July 5: India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expanded his Cabinet by inducting 19 new ministers, several of them from lower castes, as he completed two years in office.