KATHMANDU, March 16: In the first-ever video conference between the leaders of eight SAARC countries on Sunday afternoon, they have agreed to initiate joint efforts to contain the spread of the deadly COVID-19 coronavirus by setting up a regional mechanism.

To do or not to do

June 17, 2019 01:00 am

It is necessary for media outlets to enforce strong fact-checking mechanism by involving all the relevant stakeholders of the newsroom

KATHMANDU, Jan 8: The meeting of the Nepal-France consultation mechanism is being held in the capital city on Wednesday.

Mechanism for justice

December 23, 2018 02:00 am

If proposed high-level political mechanism provides the space for concluding remaining tasks of peace and justice, we need to support it

KATHMANDU, July 31: CPN Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that the bilateral mechanism was working actively to bring into effect the commitments and pacts between Nepal and India for mutual cooperation.

KATHMANDU, June 18: Nepal and China are all set to set up a high-level bilateral mechanism for the implementation of projects supported by China in Nepal during Prime Minister KP Oli's visit to the northern neighbor, starting Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, June 17: The government has approved the draft of the memorandum of understanding on the establishment of a mechanism to facilitate the programs and projects in Nepal with support from the People's Republic of China.

KATMANDU, APRIL 14: Tightening the screws on  international non-governmental organizations and foreigners,  the government has proposed a special mechanism under the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) to exercise oversight on their activities. It has also proposed entrusting  responsibility for such oversight to the security agencies, including the Nepal Army, requiring them to keep close tabs on  international development organizations and foreigners working in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Nov 14: Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli on Monday assured lawyers of introducing a 'systematic mechanism' at the Supreme Court for bloc hearings' of cases of similar nature.

KATHMANDU, July 14: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Government of Nepal and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Australia on establishment of bilateral consultation mechanism has been signed in Australian capital city, Canberra, on Friday.

KATHMANDU, June 23: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Dr. Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has said the Election Commission has made monitoring arrangements at various levels, as it seeks to conduct the upcoming second-phase of local-level elections in a free, impartial and peaceful atmosphere.

KATHMANDU, June 20: The 11th meeting of the Joint Consultation Mechanism between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Nepal and the People's Republic of China held here Tuesday reviewed the status of Nepal-China relations and assessed the progress made in the implementation of agreements/MoUs reached between the two sides in the past.

KATHMANDU, June 20: The 11th meeting of Nepal-China Joint Consultation Mechanism is scheduled to begin in Kathmandu on Tuesday.

CHITWAN, April 9: Even though Nepal has celebrated successful zero poaching years many times in the past, the recent tragic incident of spotting the dead body of a rhino has once again raised questions about the government’s conservation efforts. The rhino’s dead body was found on Saturday morning with its horn missing at a community forest in Kasara area, a part of the buffer zone. And this happened in an area that has been pitted as very secure by the Chitwan National Park (CNP) officials.

KATHMANDU, April 7: Human rights defenders and members of Forum-Asia have urged South Asian governments to work towards setting up a regional human rights mechanism.

KATHMANDU, April 7: Members of Forum-Asia and human rights defenders from South Asia urged the SAARC governments to work towards establishment of a South Asia regional human rights mechanism.

KATHMANDU, March 7: The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday issued a show cause notice in the name of government and other concerned ministries regarding their dealing with alarming death of migrant workers aboard and inappropriate mechanism to bring them back home.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: Nepal and Belgium have agreed on establishing a bilateral consultation mechanism between the foreign ministries of the two countries and having parliamentary friendship groups.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has not brought the automatic fuel pricing mechanism into use since last year's earthquake.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Jeevan Bahadur Shahi has stressed on making the coordination mechanism prompt and effective among the ministries and departments under them to promote tourism.

KATHMANDU, Dec 4: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Jivan Shahi, has pressed for putting in place a sustainable mechanism to ensure air safety in the country.

BIRGUNJ, Oct 7: It has been revealed that there is no mechanism to test the quality of bitumen - a key material used in blacktopping of roads. Bitumen makes upper layer of the road smooth and also gives strength to the inner layer.

KATHMANDU, Oct 3: The Ministry of Energy has constituted a high-level mechanism meant for addressing complaints of electricity users.

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: The CPN (Maoist Center) has constituted a support mechanism for running the government.