KATHMANDU, Sept 23: CPN (Unified Socialist) Chairman Madhav Kumar Nepal argued that the current electoral system should be revised for the country's political stability.

KATHMANDU, OCT 15: The government has revised the minimum threshold for foreign direct investment (FDI) to Rs 20 million from the existing Rs 50 million.

KATHMANDU, May 2: Employers will have to pay a domestic laborer a minimum wage of Rs 15,000 per month from the next fiscal year as the government is increasing the minimum pay to workers from the existing Rs 13,450 a month.

KATHMANDU, July 12: Various trade union federations have demanded the government revise the minimum wage for workers it had announced recently.

KATHMANDU, June 7: Nepal Sports Council (NSC), Nepal Olympic Committee, and the Ministry of Youth and Sports have been requested to look into the selection of tennis squad for the forthcoming Asian Games to be hosted in Indonesia from August 18 to September 2.

BIRGUNJ, Jan 3: Locals of Bahuarwa Bhatha of Parsa have asked the government to review compensation for land acquired by the government for the Birgunj-Thori section of Hulaki Rajmarga.

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Two non-government organizations (NGOs) of Nepal and India have proposed revising Koshi and Gandak treaties.

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: Private sector leaders have demanded immediate review and revision of over two dozen acts, rules and regulations, claiming that these decades-old laws have become barriers to country's industrial development.

KATHMANDU, April 28: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal urged opposition parties to support in endorsing the constitutional amendment bill with revision while opposition, including CPN-UML, urged PM to make them clear on what revision would be made on the bill.

SOLUKHUMBU, March 24: Agitating locals of Tila VDC staged sit-in before the Solukhumbu District Administration Office and District Development Committee protesting the integration of their VDC into Nechasalyan rural municipality against their interests and needs.

KATHMANDU, March 14: The Public Private Partnership (PPP) Policy, which was endorsed in October 2015, had envisaged setting up PPP Center at the National Planning Commission to facilitate project preparation and assist developers to expedite PPP projects.

KATHMANDU, Feb 16: The agitating United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) has said that it won't accept the report of the Local Level Restructuring Commission (LLRC) until the local units are delineated in proportion to the size of the population living in Tarai-Madhes.

KATHMANDU, Jan 5: Following the recent Supreme Court ruling on the constitutional amendment bill, the political parties have started informal negotiations on putting the issue of provincial demarcations on hold.

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: The United Democratic Madhesi Front has reiterated that the constitution amendment bill registered in the parliament could not address their demands if it was not revised.

NC turns down UDMF call for bill revision

December 19, 2016 07:10 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 19: At a time when the agitating Madhes-based parties are calling for revision in the constitution amendment proposal registered already in parliament, the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has rejected the demand.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: Chairman of the Sadbhawana Party, Rajendra Mahato, has said that his party would play a positive role to pass the constitution amendment bill with revision.

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: The United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) has drawn the conclusion that the constitution amendment bill, registered in the Legislature-Parliament, should be passed with revision.

KATHMANDU, Dec 3: The two-day 'Statute Conference' of Teachers Union of Nepal, (TUN), called for revising the Education Act that has, through its eighth amendment, barred teachers from participating in the district executive committees of any political party.

PM calls for SAARC Charter revision

September 29, 2016 20:52 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the charter of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) should be revised as the SAARC countries have not been able to work in cooperation on issues of common interest.