KATHMANDU, July 26: Chief Commissioner of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) Lokman Singh Karki did not attend the Good Governance and Monitoring Committee (GGMC) meeting which was held today at  Singha Durbar citing health problems.

KATHMANDU, July 25: The Nepali Congress has formed a steering committee to hold the election of Nepal Student Union's 11th convention on the slated date from August 7 to 9.

KATHMANDU, July 24: Ministry for Youth and Sports (MoYS) appointed Nepal Olympic Committee member Samim Miyan Ansari as a member of the preparation and management committee for the 13th South Asian Games to be held in Nepal in 2018.

KATHMANDU, July 23: The Good Governance and Monitoring Committee of the parliament on Friday instructed Chief Commissioner Lokman Singh Karki and other officials of the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) to appear at the committee on Sunday to discuss on the CIAA's intervention in the entrance exam of Kathmandu University School of Medicine.

KATHMANDU, July 22:  The Good Governance and Monitoring Committee of the Legislature-Parliament has directed all the Commissioners including the Chief Commissioner of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) Lokman Singh Karki to appear at the Parliamentary committee office on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, July 14: The meeting of the Environment Conservation Committee under the Legislature-Parliament today discussed with the concerned authority about the possible risk of explosion of glacial lakes and the measures to be implemented to lessen the risk.

KATHMANDU, July 10: The Parliament’s Good Governance and Monitoring Committee on Sunday directed the government to provide vehicle, fuel, driver and security facilities only to former president, former vice-president, former prime minister, former speaker of the parliament and former chief judges.

KATHMANDU, July 6: CPN (Maoist Center) politburo members criticized the party leadership for extending the size of the party general convention organizing committee to 1500, during Tuesday's politburo.

KATHMANDU, July 6: The Finance Committee of the parliament has endorsed the bill to amend Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) Act, 2002, restricting NRB deputy governors and executive directors from working in any bank and financial institutions (BFIs) after leaving the central bank.

KATHMANDU, July 4: A report with suggestions on the bill prepared to amend the Nepal Rastra Bank Act-2058 BS has been tabled in the meeting of the Finance Committee under the Legislature-Parliament on Monday.

KATHMANDU, July 4: The Selection Committee under the International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the names of players in the Nepali National Cricket team going to play the preparation match in United Kingdom.

KATHMANDU, July 1: The first meeting of the High-Level Federalism Implementation and Administration Restructuring Directive Committee was held under the chairmanship of Prime Minister and Committee Chairman, KP Sharma Oli, at Singha Durbar, on Friday.

ITAHARI, June 25: A disaster management committee has been formed in Itahari sub-metropolis after a thorough discussion among the representatives of various political parties and organizations today.

KATHMANDU,  June 22: Nepal's candidate Bandana Rana has been elected as an expert member at United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). With her election, she has become the first Nepali to serve in the CEDAW.

KATHMANDU, June 21: Following widespread criticisms of some of the provisions in a bill to amendment the Bank and Financial Institution Act (BAFIA), a full house meeting of the parliament on Tuesday sent the bill back to the parliament’s Finance Committee for further discussion and revision.

KATHMANDU, June 21: Finance Minister Bishnu Paudel has withdrawn the Bill to Amend the Banks and Financial Institutions Act (BAFIA) 2006 from the Legislature Parliament and sent it back to the Finance Committee.

KATHMANDU, June 21: The State Affairs Committee of the Legislature-Parliament has directed the government to provide within a week the agenda in related to necessary improvement and amendments in the existing act about transfer of civil servants and their deputation.

KATHMANDU, June 21: The parliamentary hearings special committee is set to elect Nepali Congress lawmaker Kul Bahadur Gurung as its chairman by Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, June 19: The first meeting of the parliamentary hearing committee is to be held at the Speaker's chamber on Monday morning.

UNITED NATIONS, June 14: The U.N. General Assembly elected Israel to chair one of its six major committees for the first time on Monday, a decision denounced by the Palestinians and Arab nations.