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.

KATHMANDU, Feb 10: Nearly two weeks after co-chairman of ruling Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, issued a strong-worded statement against the United States stance on the ongoing Venezuelan political crisis, US Ambassador to Nepal Randy Berry held a meeting with Dahal recently.

KATHMANDU, Feb 9 : Chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, held a meeting with Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Saturday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, Feb 9: Nepal has proposed India to allow two more ports to do business with third countries, senior government officials said on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is to leave for Davos of Switzerland later today to participate in the conference on Annual World Economic Forum.

KATHMANDU, Jan 16 : Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who is visiting Switzerland from January 22 to 25, will hold meetings with leaders from various countries including Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on the margins of Annual World Economic Forum, sources said on Wednesday.

BEIJING, Jan 9: U.S. and Chinese envoys extended trade talks into a third day Wednesday, as President Donald Trump said negotiations aimed at ending a tariff war were “going very well!”

KATHMANDU, Jan 8: Newly-appointed Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Hou Yanqi called on Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali at the latter's office in Singhadurbar on Tuesday.

BEIJING, Jan 4: China and the United States will hold vice ministerial level trade talks in Beijing on Jan. 7-8, as the two sides look to end a dispute that is inflicting increasing pain on both economies and roiling global financial markets.

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC),  finally settled a dispute over the number of office bearers on Friday after both the establishment and rival factions settled for a total of 14, including eight joint general secretaries. Besides an agreement to have a 171-member Central Working Committee (CWC), the two sides agreed to elect all office bearers except the treasurer.

KATHMANDU, Dec 19 : Visiting Foreign Minister Padeep Kumar Gyawali held talks with his counterpart Michael R. Pompeo in Washington on Wednesday.

KATMANDU, Dec 19: Leaders of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) have engaged in a war of words regarding the government's performance and a lethargic pace of party unification .

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: The Secretariat Meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) today determined the main agenda for the party’s Standing Committee meeting.

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali will hold a meeting with the US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo early next week in the United States, sources said. This will be the first official meeting at the level of foreign ministers between the two countries after a hiatus of 17 years, where the two sides will be reviewing the entire gamut of bilateral ties.

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali will hold a meeting with the US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo early next week in the United States, sources said on Friday.

Deuba's absence postpones CC meeting

December 13, 2018 09:05 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: The Constitutional Council (CC) meeting held on Wednesday failed to pick new chief justice, therefore, the meeting has been rescheduled for Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: The Constitutional Council (CC) meeting scheduled for Wednesday morning for selecting new chief justice has been postponed for the fourth time.

KATHMANDU, Dec 2: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called a meeting of the Constitutional Council today afternoon to pick the new chief justice of the Supreme Court.