KATHMANDU, July 31: Newly appointed Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai took oaths of office and secrecy on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 8: The Supreme Court on Monday upheld lower court decisions to keep Resham Chaudhary, the main accused in the Kailali carnage of August 2015, in judicial custody.

KATHMANDU, Jan 7:  Supreme Court (SC) on Monday sanctioned the lower court’s decision on Ratriya Janata Party Nepal (RJP-N) lawmaker Resham Chaudhary, a main accused in the Kailali carnage that claimed lives of seven innocent people including SPP Laxman Neupane and a toddler.

POKHARA, Jan 6: The Business Advisory Committee (BAC) of Gandaki Provincial Assembly has decided not to administer the oath of office and secrecy to Rajiv Gurung alias Deepak Manange, a provincial assembly member elected from Manang.

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DHANGADHI, Jan 4: Locals of Tikapur have expressed deep dissatisfaction after lawmaker-elect of Kailali constituency-1 Resham Chaudhary, who is also the main accused in the Tikapur carnage, was sworn in as a member of parliament on Thursday.

Back to jail after oath

January 4, 2019 07:27 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 4: Resham Chaudhary, who is in judicial custody on the charge of masterminding the 2015 Tikapur massacre, has been administered oath of office and secrecy as Member of Parliament on Thursday, more than a year after his election.  Seven policemen including an SSP and a toddler were killed by Tharu protestors in Tikapur of Kailali in August 2015.

KATHMANDU, Jan 2: Justice Cholendra Sumsher Rana has been sworn in as the 29th chief justice of the Supreme Court on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: Speaker of the House of Representative Krishna Bahadur Mahara has administered oath of office and secrecy to the newly elected Presidents of 10 thematic committees of the lower house.

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: Issuing the full text of its judgment on the writ petition filed against the administration of the oath of office and secrecy to President Bidya Devi Bhandari by the then Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli, the Supreme Court said on Thursday that the oath was fully legal.

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KATHMANDU, May 17: The newly appointed  Central Committee (CC) members of the unified party, Communist Party of Nepal,  were administered oath by KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal at Prime Minister's Official residence at  Baluwatar today.

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KATHMANDU, April 17: Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the oath of office and secrecy administered to President Bidya Devi Bhandari by the then Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli.

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KATHMANDU, April 2: The Supreme Court has ordered the state authorities to furnish documents related to the oath of office and secrecy of President Bidya Devi Bhandari administered by then Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli and the latter's date of birth to the apex court.

HETAUDA, March 30 : Province-3 State Assembly Speaker Sanu Kumar Shrestha on Thursday administered oath of office and secrecy to unanimously-elected presidents of five different committees under the State Assembly.

KATHMANDU, March 29: Challenging the legality of the oath of office administered to President Bidya Devi Bhandari by the then Chief Justice Gopal Parajluli on March 16, a writ petition has been filed on Wednesday seeking the apex court to prevent Bhandari from acting as the head of state.

KATHMANDU, March 27: A single bench of Justice ordered to register the case filed at the Supreme Court (SC) against the oath taking administered by former Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli to President Bidya Devi Bhandari, arguing that it was unlawful.

HETAUDA March 22: Chief Judge at the Patan High Court, Prakash Dhungana, administered the oath of office and secrecy to the Chief Attorney of the Government of Province-3, Surya Chandra Neupane, amidst a ceremony held here today.

NA member Yadav takes oath

March 18, 2018 14:29 pm

KATHMANDU, Mar 18: National Assembly member Ramesh Prasad Yadav took oath of office and secrecy today.

KATHMANDU, Mar 16: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli led government has appointed 15 new ministers, nine from CPN UML and six from Maoist Center. With new appointees, the Oli led government now has 18 ministers on board.

KATHMANDU, Mar 15: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has administered the oath of office and secrecy to newly-elected Chairman of the National Assembly, Ganesh Prasad Timilsina, at a special ceremony held at the President Office, Shital Niwas on Thursday.

CJ administers oath to president

March 15, 2018 05:30 am

KATHMANDU, March 15: The swearing in of President Bidya Bhandari for a second term has been called into question as the oath of office was administered to the head of state by  Gopal Parajuli, who had just been relieved of his post as chief justice.

Prez’s oath in pictures and video

March 14, 2018 19:46 pm

KATHMANDU, Mar 14: Bidya Devi Bhandari has been sworn in as the President of Nepal for the second time on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, March 14: A question has been raised over the legitimacy of the swearing-in of newly elected President Bidya Devi Bhandari after a letter of termination was handed over to Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli few minutes after he administered oath of office and secrecy to Bhandari.

KATHMANDU, March 14: Chief Justice Gopal Prasad Parajuli will administer the oath of office and secrecy to President reelect Bidhya Devi Bhandari at 4 PM today.

KATHMANDU, March 8: A Supreme Court verdict issued on Wednesday has cleared way for the three nominated members of the National Assembly (NA) to take the oath of office and secrecy.

KATHMANDU, March 4: President Bidya Devi Bhandari administered the oath of office and secrecy to a senior-most member of House of Representatives and National Assembly, Mahantha Thakur and Tara Devi Bhatta respectively today.

KATHMANDU, Mar 4: House of Representatives, Mahendra Raya Yadav, has declined to administer oath to the members of the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: Province Chief Kayastha of Province 2 administered the oath of office and secrecy to all seven ministers today.

KATHMANDU, Feb 25:  Supreme Court has halted oath of office of three members of National Assembly appointed by the incumbent government.

MORANG, Feb 15: Province-1 chief minister-elect Sherdhan Rai is taking oath of office and secrecy today.

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: Anuradha Koirala, governor of Province 3 administered the Oath of Office and Secrecy to Dormani Paudel, Chief Minister of the province.

SURKHET, Jan 22: On the day of the oath-taking ceremony, Provincial Assembly members of Province 6 were still in the capital instead of being in their own province from where they got elected to serve the people.

Provincial governors administer oath

January 21, 2018 14:01 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Provincial governors of six provinces, 1-6 administered oath of office and secrecy to elected members of Provincial Assembly today.

POKHARA, Jan 21: Senior-most member of Province Assembly of the Province-4, Janak Lal Shrestha, took oath of office and secrecy today.

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: Office of the President has made preparations to administer the oath of office and secrecy to the newly-appointed provincial governors on Friday.

PALPA, July 4: In Palpa, 425 newly-elected local level representatives from 10 local units have taken oath amid a special function on Monday.

KATHMANDU, June 6: Prime Minister-elect Sher Bahadur Deuba is preparing to take oath of office and secrecy Wednesday afternoon with a small-size cabinet.

CHITWAN, June 4: The extended bench of Patan High Court at Hetauda has issue stay order in the name of the office of chief election officer to suspend the oath of the newly elected chairpersons of ward no. 4 and 7 of Bharatpur Metropolis.

KATHMANDU, May 31: Newly elected representatives in Kathmandu Metropolitan City, including Mayor Bidya Sundar Shakya and deputy mayor Hari Prabha Khadgi, took oath of their office amidst a program on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, May 16: The term of elected peoples' representatives of the local units will start seven days after the announcement of poll results.

KATHMANDU, May 12: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal today has administered the oath of office and secrecy to the newly appointed Minister of State at the Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development, Janakraj Chaudhary.

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Two new ministers administered oath

January 19, 2017 16:39 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: President Bidhya Devi Bhandari administered the oath of office and secrecy to the two new ministers at a special ceremony held at the Office of the President, Sheetal Niwas, on Thursday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has expanded his cabinet today.  At a special program organized at the Office of the Prime Minister, Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal administered the oath of office and secrecy to newly appointed 10 state ministers representing the Nepali Congress.

Baral takes oath of office and secrecy

September 30, 2016 13:07 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 30: House Speaker Onsari Gharti today administered oath of office and secrecy to Mohan Prasad Baral, who was elected as Chairman of Agriculture and Water Resource Committee under the Legislature-Parliament.

New NC ministers to take oath Friday

August 25, 2016 18:26 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: The new ministers to be appointed from Nepali Congress (NC) will take oath of office and secrecy on Friday morning.

Five ministers administered oath

August 14, 2016 17:08 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 14: Prime Minister Pushpa Kama Dahal has expanded his cabinet for the third time today. Five new ministers were added to the current Council of Ministers.