KATHMANDU, Sept 10: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has called a meeting of the National Security Council amid sporadic protests against the MCC agreement in different parts of the country. The meeting is expected to take stock of the country’s overall security situation and take appropriate measures to thwart any untoward incidents.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: A meeting of the National Security Council held on Tuesday discussed matters pertaining to election security.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: The meeting of the National Security Council is scheduled to be held today.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: A meeting of the National Security Council is currently underway.

BIRATNAGAR, March 25: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence, Ishwar Pokhrel, has said the army will be mobilized through a decision of a meeting of the National Security Council alone.

KATHMANDU, Mar 19: Opposition parties have taken strong exception to a draft bill that allows the prime minister to independently mobilize Nepal Army. The Bill on Work, Responsibility and Rights of the National Security Council, awaiting approval of the federal parliament, proposes added powers to the prime minister to deploy army through cabinet decision in the case of a national emergency.