LIVE: NA meeting underway

June 17, 2020 11:24 am

KATHMANDU, June 17: A meeting of the National Assembly is underway at the New Baneshwor-based federal parliament building.

KATHMANDU, May 1: Chinese Ambassador to Nepal, Hou Yanqi held separate meetings with Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Executive Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal and the party's Foreign Relations Department chief Madhav Kumar Nepal on Friday.

KATHMANDU, April 24: While ‘cautioning’ the government not to make controversial decisions that vitiate an environment of consensus amid national effort to fight against coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic,  the main opposition, Nepali Congress (NC), has thanked Prime Minister K P Oli for withdrawing the two controversial ordinances introduced a few days ago.

KATHMANDU, April 11: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Saturday held an online conference meeting with the chief ministers of all seven provinces from his action room stationed at the Singha Durbar, Kathmandu in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

LIVE: Meeting of HoR underway

March 2, 2020 13:53 pm

LIVE: Meeting of HoR underway

LIVE: HoR meeting underway

February 27, 2020 13:12 pm

LIVE: HoR meeting underway

LIVE: HoR meeting underway

February 26, 2020 13:26 pm

LIVE: HoR meeting underway

NC's 'shadow cabinet' holds first meeting

February 23, 2020 15:20 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: 'Shadow Government' formed by the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has held its first cabinet meeting in the capital on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 12: Today's meeting of the National Assembly (NA) sent the ' Industrial Enterprises Development Institute (first amendment) Bill, 2076 BS' to the Legislation Management Committee for clause-wise deliberations.

NC CWC meet on January 2

December 31, 2019 16:24 pm

A meeting of Central Working Committee of the opposition Nepali Congress is taking place at the party central office, Sanepa, on January 2.

NC CWC meeting deferred until December 20

December 18, 2019 18:10 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 18:  The meeting of the Nepali Congress central working committee scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed until December 20.

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: President of Nepal Congress Sher Bhadur Deuba has paid visit to senior Politician of NC Ram Chandra Poudel in his own residence.

KATHMANDU, Nov 15: Bangladeshi President Md Abdul Hamid concluded his four-day official goodwill visit to Nepal and returned home on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 13: Visiting Bangladesh President Mohammad Abdul Hamid held a meeting with his Nepali counterpart Bidya Devi Bhandari at Sheetal Niwas on Wednesday evening.

KATHMANDU, Nov 13: Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, National Assembly Chairman Ganesh Timalsina and leaders from the major political parties called on Mohammad Abdul Hamid, the president of Bangladesh in the capital on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 27: Prime Minister KP Oli, who is currently in Azerbaijan to participate in the 18th Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), has held meetings with various heads of state and government including those from Venezuela and North Korea.

UN USG Kanem calls on PM Oli

October 21, 2019 15:24 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: United Nations Under-Secretary-General Dr Natalia Kanem called on Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli at the latter's official residence at Baluwatar on Monday.

NEW YORK, Sept 27:  Foreign Ministers from India and Pakistan boycotted each other’s address to a meeting of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) on Thursday on the sidelines of the 74th UN General Assembly in New York.

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Chairman of the National Assembly Ganesh Prasad Timalsina, who is currently visiting South Korea, held a meeting with his South Korean counterpart Moon Hee-Sang at the latter's office on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 30: A delegation of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) of Japan’s Women Parliamentarians led by Tomomi INADA is currently on a three-day visit to Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: The meeting of House of Representatives (HoR) on Tuesday has endorsed the National Identity Card and Vital Registration Bill-2076 BS.

RPP (Unified) CC meeting on Sept 5-6

August 23, 2019 18:15 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 23: The meeting of the central work execution committee and central working committee of the Rastriya Prajatantra Party (Unified) is scheduled for September 5 and 6.

KATHMANDU, August 15: The performance report of the Nepali Congress (NC) central disciplinary committee was presented at the party central working committee (CWC) meeting.

KATHMANDU, Aug 14: A crucial secretariat meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party that was slated for Wednesday afternoon has been postponed yet again.

KATHMANDU, Aug 14: President of Nepal Pariwar Dal Ek Nath Dhakal held a meeting with Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi at the latter's office recently.

KATHMANDU, August 6: A bill on Madan Bhandari Science and Technology University was tabled in the meeting of House of Representative today. Minister for Education, Science and Technology Giriraj Mani Pokharel

BRUSSELS, July 23: Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China will meet Iran in Vienna on July 28 to discuss how to save the 2015 nuclear deal, the EU’s foreign policy service said in a statement on Tuesday.

WASHINGTON, July 20: White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow will host a meeting with semiconductor and software executives on Monday to discuss the U.S. ban on sales to China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd

KATHMANDU, July 13: Ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has urged the party members and leaders to immediately begin rescue and provide relief works saying that heavy rains have caused floods and landslides across the country.

KATHMANDU, July 11: Nepal is all set to host the Working Group II meeting of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which deals with the impacts, adaptation and vulnerability to climate change, next week to contribution to the IPCC Sixth Assessment Report.

KATHMANDU, July 9: The government has made it mandatory for the office bearers and other officials of provincial and local governments to receive permission from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) prior to holding meetings with the representatives of foreign governments, diplomatic missions and INGOs.

KATHMANDU, July 7: The agenda of the 14th general convention of the party will be discussed in the central committee of the main opposition Nepali Congress.

NC's CWC meeting being held today

July 7, 2019 13:50 pm

KATHMANDU, July 7: The Central Working Committee meeting of the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) is taking place on Sunday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, July 3: A meeting between co-chairpersons of the ruling Nepal Communist Party KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal failed to yield positive outcomes on a host of party's internal issues.

KATHMANDU, June 22: As differences emerge between two chairmen of the ruling Nepal Communist Party, a crucial secretariat meeting scheduled for Friday was postponed in the last minute citing lack of preparations.

NC's CWC meet on July 7

June 21, 2019 20:10 pm

KATHMANDU, June 21: A meeting of the Central Working Committee of the Nepali Congress has been scheduled at Sanepa-based party office on July 7.

KATHMANDU, June 16: Lawmakers attending a meeting of the House of Representatives today have expressed their mixed views about the proposed Guthi Bill.

TEHRAN, June 13: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe traveled to Tehran on Wednesday to warn that an “accidental conflict” could be sparked amid heightened tensions between Iran and the U.S., a message that came hours after Yemen’s Iranian-backed Houthi rebels attacked a Saudi airport, wounding 26 people.

KATHMANDU, June 11: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has stressed on the review of the trilateral agreement between Nepal, United Kingdom and India.

KATHMANDU, May 31: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli held a bilateral meeting with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on Friday.

DAILEKH, May 19: The ward chief of Chamundabindrasauni Municipality-5 of Dailekh district was thrashed a school principal during a meeting of the municipality on Friday.

KATHMANDU, April 22: As a three-day meeting of the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) kicks off in the capital Monday, the party’s proposed merger with the Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) is expected to top the meeting’s agenda.

KATHMANDU, April 1: A meeting of the Parliamentary Hearings Committee (PHC) called for the hearing of Dinesh Thapaliya, the candidate recommended for the post of chief election commissioner (CEC), was put off on Sunday after request from the lawmakers representing the main opposition party, Nepali Congress.

KATHMANDU, April1: A meeting of the Central Disasters Relief and Rescue Committee under the Ministry of Home Affairs is scheduled to take place 10:30 am today to discuss about the situation after the storm struck Bara and Parsa districts killing at least 28 and leaving over 600 injured.

KATHMANDU, March 25: Co-chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal held a meeting with United States Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Alice G. Wells on Monday.

KATHMANDU, March 25: A meeting of the Constitutional Council is scheduled to take place today afternoon to recommend names for the chiefs at four separate commissions.

LAHAN, March 17: A meeting of Alliance for Independent Madhesh (AIM) is starting Sunday to chart out its future course. The meeting of the outfit is taking place for the first time after its leader CK Raut signed an 11-point agreement with the government on March 8.

National Assembly meeting postponed

March 3, 2019 12:06 pm

KATHMANDU, March 3: A meeting of the National Assembly scheduled for 1 pm today has been postponed till Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Visiting Foreign Minister of Austria Karin Kneissl held bilateral talks with her Nepali counterpart Pradeep Kumar Gyawali on Friday.

Chinese Ambassador calls on Ex-PM Khanal

February 13, 2019 15:46 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Chinese Ambassador to Nepal, Hou Yanqui, called on former Prime Minister Jhalanath Khanal on Wednesday.