HoR meeting deferred for Friday

February 16, 2022 13:45 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 16: The meeting of the House of Representatives that was earlier scheduled for this afternoon has been deferred for February 18. The meeting has been scheduled for Friday at 1 PM.

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: A pre-scheduled hearing on a case against the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Agni Sapkota, has been deferred again.

KATHMANDU, March 3: Amid growing concerns over the rapid spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in different parts of the world and a number of countries putting in place travel restriction as precautionary measure, the government has decided to defer the much-touted Sagarmatha Sambad with a plan to host it ahead of the COP26 scheduled to be held in Glasglow in September.

KATHMANDU, Aug 15: The crucial secretariat meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has been postponed till Friday at 3 pm.

KATHMANDU, July 25: A crucial secretariat meeting called by ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) which was scheduled for today afternoon has been deferred until further notice.

Justice deferred for Dalits

February 6, 2019 01:00 am

Many reports have pointed out that the police hardly register the cases of crimes of caste-based discrimination and rarely carry out investigation

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KATHMANDU, Dec 23: The ongoing standing committee meeting of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has been deferred.

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: A meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) secretariat that was scheduled to be held today has been deferred till tomorrow.

KATHMANDU, July 16: Main opposition Nepali Congress lawmakers have disrupted the meeting of the House of Representatives.

Nepal’s dream deferred

December 31, 2017 01:00 am

Overwhelming participation of people in elections shows they are desperately waiting to materialize their dream of prosperous, peaceful and politically stable Nepal.

Dreams—forever deferred

November 25, 2017 15:20 pm

RUKUM Nov 25: Nabin Shrestha and Anita Pradhan were married three days ago. After tying their knots, the couple headed to Rukumkot to receive blessings from their loved ones. As both had to resume their services on November 24, the couple took a jeep to reach the district headquarter Khalanga, three hours away from Nabin’s home on November 23. Nabin and Anita, both inspectors had planned to resume their duties at Surkhet and Rautahat respectively.

KATHMANDU, Oct 26: Left alliance has urged to conduct the election on slated date. Organizing a press meet on Thursday in the capital, the alliance has urged all stakeholders to focus on the upcoming elections of federal parliament and provincial assemblies.

KATHMANDU, October 12: The hearing on appointment of 80 judges of High Court who were appointed nine months ago has been deferred.

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: Hearing a writ petition filed against the appointment of 11 justices at the Supreme Court (SC) during the erstwhile KP Oli government could not take place on Monday after it was known that the justice scheduled to conduct the hearing is a member of the Judicial Council (JC), the body responsible for appointing justices.

KATHMANDU, July 27: Justice delayed is justice denied is how a popular saying goes. However, the Supreme Court on Thursday deferred for the 10th time the verdict on a writ petition demanding resumption of vote counting in Bharatpur Metropolitan City.

KATHMANDU, July 7: The Supreme Court yet again deferred the hearing on the writ petition demanding court order to resume vote counting in Bharatpur Metropolitan City.

KATHMANDU, June 15: Just a day before candidacy nominations, the government Thursday deferred the scheduled June 28 local election in Province 2.

KATHMANDU, June 15: In a bid to ensure all political parties' participation in the local level election, the time for filing candidacy has been deferred by two more days.

Hearing on Bharatpur case deferred

June 12, 2017 01:45 am

KATHMANDU, June 11; The Supreme Court on Sunday could not conduct the hearing on the writ petition demanding court order to resume vote counting in Bharatpur Metropolitan City.

KATHMANDU, May 26: A  meeting of the Legislature-Parliament has been postponed until 4 pm after the main opposition CPN-UML disrupted it demanding withdrawal of added local units and impeachment of Chief Justice Sushila Karki.

KATHMANDU, May 23: After being rescheduled for twice, the meeting of the Legislature-Parliament has deferred till Wednesday morning at 11

KATHMANDU, May 2 : The Supreme Court on Tuesday 'indefinitely' postponed the hearing on a writ petition filed by DIG Nawaraj Silwal seeking his appointment as Nepal Police chief.

KATHMANDU, April 26: The meeting of the Legislature-Parliament has been deferred on Wednesday after the obstruction of main opposition party CPN-UML.

House meeting deferred

April 24, 2017 08:56 am

KATHMANDU, April 24: After uncertainty over the further process of the constitution amendment bill following the new political development, parliament’s meeting scheduled for Sunday, has been deferred till Monday.

KATHMANDU, April 22: The meeting of the parliament scheduled for Sunday has been deferred until Monday 1:00 PM. The meeting was scheduled for 3:00 pm on Sunday.

There are only 45 days for the much-awaited May 14 local level election. But doubts remain about whether the Election Commission will be able to successfully hold election in every part of the country on that date. What is the commission doing to dispel these doubts? And what happens if, for some reason, there can be no election in certain parts? In an interview with Republica’s Mahabir Paudyal and Bhadra Sharma, Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav assures Nepalis that election will happen on the appointed date and contingent plans are in place in case of unforeseen events.

House meet deferred for Wednesday

February 21, 2017 13:36 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: Speaker Onsari Gharti deferred Tuesday's parliament meeting for Wednesday as leaders from the ruling as well as the main opposition CPN-UML urged the speaker to postpone it.

FSU polls deferred for March 1

February 17, 2017 00:50 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: A meeting of the representatives of various student unions and officials of Tribhuvan University (TU) on Thursday decided to postpone the Free Student Union (FSU) elections, earlier scheduled for February 25, to March 1.

KATHMANDU, Feb 6: Following dispute between big and fringe political parties, over threshold to provision for defining national political party; the parliament session has been further prolonged, despite lack of business.

KATHMANDU, Sept 10: Parliament on Friday failed to endorse three urgent bills, including one for the establishment of seven high courts, due to lack of quorum.

KATHMANDU, June 25: The major opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) obstructed the parliament meeting on Friday again demanding that the government distribute the grant amount of Rs 200,000 to earthquake victims at one go rather than in installments.

KATHMANDU, June 21: The 11th Nepal-China secretarial level consultative meeting slated for Wednesday has been postponed.