KATHMANDU, Feb 1: The meeting of the House of Representatives will be held on Wednesday. The HoR meeting is being held after a hiatus of a week.

HoR meeting at 1 PM today

February 1, 2023 10:30 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: The House of Representatives (HoR) meeting is going to be held today. The meeting will be held at 1PM.

HoR meeting underway (Live)

January 24, 2023 15:31 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: The meeting of both the upper and the lower house of the Federal Parliament is being held at  1 pm today.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: The newly-elected House of Representatives (HoR) Speaker Devraj Ghimire has said that the lower house of parliament would encourage healthy and policy debates in a properly managed way.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: An all-party meeting of the political parties represented in the House of Representatives has begun. The meeting was called by Speaker Devraj Ghimire.

Roles of new Speaker

January 20, 2023 07:51 am

The newly-elected House of Representatives (HoR) on Thursday picked CPN-UML’s Devraj Ghimire as its Speaker. While the ruling alliance candidate got 167 votes, his rival candidate Ishwari Neupane of the Nepali Congress (NC) was limited to 100 votes in the 275-member parliament.

NWPP demands status of main opposition

January 19, 2023 13:45 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: The Nepal Workers and Peasants' Party (NWPP) has demanded that it be granted the status of the main opposition party in the House of Representatives, the lower house of the Federal Parliament, as per the existing laws.

HoR Speaker election today

January 19, 2023 08:10 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 19:The election to pick the Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR), the lower house of the federal parliament, is being held on Thursday.

Race for House Speaker begins

January 13, 2023 13:05 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 13: With the date of the election of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the race has started among the UML leaders to run for the Speaker. The Parliament Secretariat is going to make a schedule for the election to be held on January 19, and fix the time for submitting nominations till January 18. In the House of Representatives, the Speaker will be elected with the support of the majority of MPs.

PM Dahal and Parliament’s Trust

January 13, 2023 08:12 am

The House of Representatives (HoR) has shown overwhelming trust in Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal who, despite being the leader of a distant third party in parliament, has succeeded in becoming the PM for a third time. As many as 268 of the 270 HoR members present in the parliament meeting last Tuesday backed Dahal’s bid for a vote of confidence.

LIVE: HoR meeting underway

January 10, 2023 16:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 10:A meeting of House of Representatives is currently underway at federal parliament building in Kathmandu.

HoR meeting deferred for two hours

January 10, 2023 11:45 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) scheduled to be held at 11AM has been deferred till 1PM.

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Chairman of Janamat Party, CK Raut has said that standing in parliament was a new feeling for him especially while considering that it was once forbidden to take his name in parliament.

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that he is confident of getting a vote of confidence from the House of Representatives (HoR).

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: The first session of the newly-elected House of Representatives (HoR) is starting on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: Nepali Congress lawmaker Tek Bahadur Gurung, who was elected to the House of Representatives from Manang in the November 20 election, has been suspended from his post. He was suspended as a corruption case is pending against him.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has summoned the first meeting of the newly-elected House of Representatives (HoR) on January 9.

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: All 275 newly-elected members of the House of Representatives (HoR) are taking oath of office and secrecy on Thursday.

Gross Misuse of PR System

December 12, 2022 08:05 am

The PR system was especially adopted to ensure the representation of the marginalized and ‘backward’ castes, class, gender and communities in the political mainstream. However, it is sad and unfortunate to notice that the PR system has been put to a deliberate and gross misuse by the political parties – big or small. As a result, in the name of ensuring the access of the ‘backward’ people to the political mainstream, politicians’ family members and friends, businessmen, and middlemen have been ‘elected’ to the House of Representatives (HoR) and the seven provincial assemblies

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: The entire results of the elections to the House of Representatives (HoR) and the provincial assemblies held under the first-past-the-post system have been announced.

KATHMANDU, Nov 27: Vote count under the proportional representation category of the elections to the House of Representatives and the provincial assemblies is currently underway.

KATHMANDU, Nov 27: The Nepali Congress is in the top position in the vote count tally in the ongoing counting of votes under the House of Representatives (HoR) and Province Assembly (PA) elections held on November 20.

BARA, Nov 26: The Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) Nepal has emerged victorious in the election to the member of the House of Representatives ( HoR) from the Bara electoral constituency-2.

KAILALI, Nov 25: The common candidate of Democratic-Left Alliance, Nepali Congress leader Dilliraj Pant has been elected as a member of House of Representatives (HoR) from Kailali-5.

NAWALPARASI, Nov 25: Nepali Congress candidate Bishnu Karki has tasted victory in the election to the Member of the House of Representatives (HoR) from Nawalparasi (Bardaghat-Suta East)-2. With this victory, Karki has broken the CPN-UML's hold of more than three decades in this constituency.

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: The election fever has gripped the entire country. The House of Representatives (HoR) and provincial assembly elections are scheduled for November 20. While the candidates are busy in door-to-door campaigns, the Election Commission (EC) is gearing up for holding free and fair elections.

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: Some film artists are among the new faces trying their luck in the November 20 elections to the House of Representatives and provincial assemblies. They have contested in the polls. Among them is singer Komal Oli. Oli, a former member of the National Assembly, fielded herself from the CPN-UML for HoR membership in the elections from Dang-3.

KATHMANDU, Oct 8: The Nepali Congress (NC) Parliamentary Board has decided the candidates for the upcoming House of Representatives (HoR) election. The party’s Parliamentary Board meeting held at the Prime Minister's residence in Baluwatar on Friday night decided the candidates.

DEUKHURI, Oct 4: CPN (Unified Socialist) Politburo member and Urban Development Minister Metmani Chaudhary has said that the people have a golden opportunity to punish those who dissolved the House of Representatives in the past.

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: The Election Commission (EC) has decided to implement the Election Code of Conduct, 2079 from Wednesday (September 28).

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: The government's preparations to make real estate transactions transparent and orderly through companies have come to a standstill with the end of the term of the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: Kamala Pant, a member of parliament (MP) from the ruling Nepali Congress, has urged all political parties to increase the candidature of women in the direct elections to the provincial assemblies and House of Representatives slated for November 20.

House of Representatives meeting postponed

September 15, 2022 12:24 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: A meeting of the House of Representatives scheduled for today has been postponed. The parliament meeting was called for 1 pm today.

KATHMANDU, September 14: Bhimsen Das Pradhan, a member of the House of Representatives, has complained that there is no evaluation of parliamentarians who come regularly and those who do not.

HoR meeting at 1PM today

September 14, 2022 11:47 am

Kathmandu, September 13: A meeting of the House of Representatives scheduled to be held at 11:00 this morning will now be held at 1 o'clock in the afternoon due to special reasons. It is mentioned in the notice issued by the Secretary of the House of Representatives, Gopalnath Yogi.

HoR meeting put off

September 10, 2022 14:20 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 10: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) scheduled for today has been postponed till September 14.

KATHMANDU, August 25: The CPN (Unified Socialist) party has recommended the names of Sudesh Parajuli and Ram Prasad Pokharel to contest the upcoming House of Representatives elections slated for November 20 from Kathmandu Constituency 5.

KATHMANDU, August 24: The Agriculture, Cooperative and Natural Resources Committee under the House of Representatives has directed the government agencies concerned to immediately implement the recommendations made by the on-site monitoring report of Tanahun Hydropower Project and Rahuganga Hydropower Project.

KATHMANDU, August 24: The Development and Technology Committee, House of Representatives (HoR) has expressed its concern over the implementation of a 35-kilometer long broad gauge railway from Kurtha of Dhanusha to Bardibas of Mahottari.

KATHMANDU, August 23: CPN (United Socialist) Chairman Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that the candidates of his party will stand in the upcoming House of Representatives (HoR) and provincial assembly elections with their own election symbol  - ‘pen’.

KATHMANDU, August 22: Chairman of Rastriya Prajatantra Party-Nepal, Kamal Thapa, has said that he is ready to form an alliance with the CPN-UML for the November elections to the House of Representatives (HoR) and provincial assemblies.

KATHMANDU, August 23: At the request of the CPN-UML, the House of Representatives (HoR) meeting has been postponed for a week.

KATHMANDU, August 22: The Election Commission (EC) has decided not to allow the use of vehicles with foreign number plates in the elections to members of the House of Representatives and the Provincial Assembly, which is to be held on November 20.

KATHMANDU, August 18: House of Representatives (HoR) members have expressed concern over the pressing issue of waste management in the Kathmandu Valley and sought the government's prompt response to address it.

KATHMANDU, August 16: CPN-UML Chief Whip Bishal Bhattarai has claimed that President Bidya Devi Bhandari sent the Citizenship Bill back to the House of Representatives (HoR) only after consulting with Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba.

HoR passes Insurance Bill, 2079 BS

August 14, 2022 14:30 pm

KATHMANDU, August 14: The House of Representatives (HoR) has passed the Insurance Bill, 2079 BS.

KATHMANDU, August 9 : CPN-UML MP Binda Pandey has demanded that in the upcoming House of Representatives (HoR) and provincial assembly elections, each party should provide a proportional number of candidates on the basis of gender.

KATHMANDU, August 9: Hridayesh Tripathi, a member of the House of Representatives, has said that the structure and distribution of civil servants in Nepal is flawed.

KATHMANDU, August 7: The House of Representatives (HoR) has sent the impeachment motion against Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana to the impeachment recommendation committee.

KATHMANDU, August 7: Nepali Congress Member of Parliament (MP) Bhimsen Das Pradhan has said that the service-seekers have to face various obstacles and problems at Bir Hospital.