49 Hours Studio’s signature program, ‘Black And White Portrait Session’ is ready to kick off at Attic, Gyaneshwor on July 5, Friday.

A lot to do for parliament this time

December 30, 2018 02:30 am

The parliament’s winter session, which is also taken as the bills session, has commenced on Wednesday. The first meeting of the legislature drew attention of many as key leaders from ruling as well as opposition parties addressed the House raising some serious issues for debate.

BIRATNAGAR, Oct 9: The second session of the assembly meeting of province 1 concluded today. In the concluding session, Speaker Pradeep Kumar Bhandari said the second session that kicked off on May 31 endorsed 12 bills and met for 58th times, spending 60 hours.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: With the prorogation of the parliament session last week, 13 various urgent motions of public importance have been aborted without holding discussions on them in the House and without drawing the government's attention to them.

KATHMANDU, July 26: The stock witnessed a choppy session on Wednesday. The benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index traded flat in the first trading hour. The index failed to cross the 1,200-point mark and declined later in the session. At the end of trading, the index dropped by 4.92 points to close at 1194.35 points.

KATHMANDU, July 19: The sole equity market of the country witnessed another slow trading session on the second day of the Fiscal Year 2018/19. The benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index came under pressure since the beginning of Wednesday's trading and remained modestly southbound throughout. The index posted a decline of 5.54 points to close at 1,198.77 points.

KATHMANDU, July 9: Stock market opened on a positive note on Sunday, but failed to hold gains as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index started declining after mid-day. Overall, the stock fluctuated between positive and negative territory before ending the day 0.02 percent lower at 1,224.39 points.

Stocks end flat in choppy session

July 4, 2018 05:05 am

KATHMANDU, July 4: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index swung between gains and losses during Tuesday's trading session to end the day flat. The index, which started the session lower, recovered all its losses to close near the unchanged line. At the close, the index stood at 1,180.36 points – a rise of 0.65 points compared to Monday.

KATHMANDU, June 29: Stocks maintained positive bias for most of the Thursday’s session. However, the initial upward movement subdued in the final hours as the stock market capped another sluggish session with a flat finish. By the close, the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index stood at 1,198.54 points, posting a marginal decline of 0.88 points.

Nepse ends flat in sluggish session

June 22, 2018 05:55 am

KATHMANDU, June 22: Share trading began with a modest drop on Thursday, but staged a recovery around mid-day. The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index bounced back and forth across the opening level finally eking out a gain of a mere 0.62 points. At the close, the index settled at 1,218.46 points.

KATHMANDU, June 19: The equity market maintained negative bias for most of the trading session on Monday. However, with a sharp pull back in the last trading hour, the index managed to finish faintly higher.

KATHMANDU, June 18: Stocks remained essentially flat during the first half hour of Sunday's trading session.

KATHMANDU, June 12: The joint meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) and National Assembly (NA), summoned for 1 pm on Monday to endorse the parliament regulations for joint session of parliament was deferred until further notice citing a procedural error by the parliament secretariat.

HETAUDA, June 3: Prime Minister KP Sharma is addressing the special session of the State Assembly of Province 3 coming Tuesday. The Prime Minister is scheduled to address the session at 11:00 am, as stated by the Province 3 SA secretariat.

KATHMANDU, May 5: The second session of the Federal Parliament has commenced at the International Convention Centre in New Baneshwar today.

KATHMANDU, May 5: The second session of the Federal Parliament, made up of the House of Representatives (lower house) and National Assembly (upper house), will convene at 4:00pm on May 6, Sunday at the International Convention Centre in New Baneshwar, said the Federal Parliamentary Secretariat.

Budget session from May 6

April 30, 2018 03:50 am

KATHMANDU, April 30: President Bidya Bhandari has approved the government's recommendation to call the budget session of the federal parliament on May 6.

KATHMANDU, April 27; The government has recommended to the president to summon the budget session of the federal parliament on May 6. The session will discuss and endorse policy and programs of the government and announce budget for the next fiscal year.

RUPANDEHI, April 27: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is addressing the provincial assembly meeting of Province-5 on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, April 27: The cabinet meeting today has decided to recommend to President to call a second session of the Federal Parliament on May 6.

KATHMANDU, April 3: The first session of the Federal Parliament comprising the House of Representatives and the National Assembly is to be prorogued from 12 tonight.

KATHMANDU, March 30: President Bidya Bhandari has appealed to the people to become united for bringing prosperity and development to the country by overcoming all kinds of hostility, unrest, corruption, oppression and suppression.

KATHMANDU, March 22: With 90 faculty members of Kathmandu Engineering College (KEC), Kalimati, The Art of Living Nepal Foundation on Tuesday successfully conducted a corporate program ‘I Excel, I Integrate-Excellence at Workplace’ (Tier II) at the college premises.

KATHMANDU, March 5: The session of the Federal Parliament has begun from Monday. The meetings of both the House of Representatives and National Assembly have started simultaneously. Mahantha Thakur chaired the meeting as a senior member.

KATHMANDU, MAR 4: The Federal Parliament Secretariat will decide agenda for the first parliamentarian meet in post-federal system by discussing with representatives of five political parties.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: The new school session has started in five mountain districts from Wednesday but the textbooks have yet to be supplied to the districts.

First session of skill share concludes

February 3, 2018 10:11 am

Clock b Business Innovations in collaboration with Daaqi Pvt Ltd hosted the first session of Skill Share on Wednesday at Kaffe Codes, Thapathali with the participation of as many as 40 people.

Province-7's first session on Feb 4

January 25, 2018 18:19 pm

DHANGADHI, Jan 25: The province chief of Province No. 7 Mohanraj Malla has summoned the first session of the province assembly on February 4

JANAKPURDHAM, Jan 21: The oath taking ceremony of the members of the provincial assembly of province no. 2 concluded here on Sunday.

Miss Tamang grooming session begins

December 2, 2017 09:08 am

POKHARA: On the occasion of 2854 th edition of Sonam Loshar, Baidaam Tamang Samaj is organizing third edition of Miss Tamang. And the grooming session for the same have began from Tuesday and the organizers announced that the finale will also have a Loshar Musical Festival.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: Supreme Court is set to make the final constitutional audit of 80 judges that were appointed by the High Court 13 months ago.

BARCELONA, Oct 23: Catalonia’s regional parliament will hold a plenary meeting on Thursday, a lawmaker with the ruling Catalan separatist coalition said Monday. Many fear the session will become a cover for a vote on declaring independence from Spain.

NEW YORK, Sept 23: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the global community faces a more complex and polarized environment with multiple transnational challenges ranging from terrorism, climate change, energy deficiency, food insecurity and mass migration to extremism.

Talk session on Asian art

September 13, 2017 11:58 am

Yala Mandala hosted a one-hour session on ‘Newar Contribution to Asian Art’ at its premises in Patan Dhoka on Monday. The session was facilitated by Art Historian Naresh Shakya.

KATHMANDU, August 27: The August session of ‘Paleti’ began with Singer Meena Niraula singing songs of writers Bairagi Kaila and Manjul on Friday.

KATHMANDU, June 12: Though majority of women prefer to have paid work, contrary to this, the situation is disappointing as women progress in work in terms of number and quality is slow worldwide and is completely halted in some parts, show the key findings of a survey conducted in 142 countries by the International Labor Organization (ILO) and the Gallup.

Budget session begins

May 22, 2017 21:30 pm

KATHMANDU, May 22: Budget session of parliament has begun from Sunday, seven days before the constitutional deadline to present the budget for the upcoming fiscal year in parliament.

KATHMANDU, May 18: The longest running  House session in Nepal’s parliamentary history came to an end  Thursday. The session  commenced on May 3, 2016 and ran for 381 days.

KATHMANDU, May 18: The ongoing session of the Legislature-Parliament has come to an end from Thursday.

KATHMANDU, May 18: Speaker of Legislature Parliament Onasari Gharti is set to end ongoing house session today.

KATHMANDU, May 14: Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara, Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Ramesh Lekhak, Minister for Information and Communications Surendra Kumar Karki and other members of a visiting Nepali delegation attended a welcome reception hosted by Ambassador of Nepal to the People's Republic of China Leela Mani Paudyal at the Embassy of Nepal in Beijing on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, April 30: The government has set a plan of endorsing the constitution amendment bill today from the parliament and ending the ongoing parliament session right after the endorsement.

Smart Club holds 532nd session

April 10, 2017 12:38 pm

KATHMANDU, April 10: Smart Club, a youth-run, youth-led platform that provides public speaking opportunities to open-minded individuals, organized its 532nd session at King’s college, Babarmahal, on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, March 16: Hon  Mr  Kumar Khadka, Minister for Women, Children and Social Affairs, delivered a speech at the 61st session of the commission on the status of women (CSW) held at the United Nations headquarters, New York on March 15.

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat is leaving for Geneva Saturday to participate in the High Level Segment of the thirty-fourth session of the United Nations Human Rights Council to be held from 27 February to 3 March, 2017.

The cleaning session

February 10, 2017 00:30 am

We might not be able to do a lot on a regular basis to clean our houses inside out but there are little things you can do when you find some pockets of time here and there that will ensure your house looks well maintained.

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: The 17th session of senior officials' meeting of the Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) all is set to take place in Kathmandu on February 5.

Budget session crosses 10 months

February 4, 2017 01:20 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: The ongoing budget session of parliament, which began on May 3, has crossed 10 months without being prorogued.

Charlotte McKinney has had a busy year. But the 23-year-old model is more than ready for a break.

Artists in Air Mcube residence session

December 22, 2016 23:44 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: Writers, media persons and artists from various genres have been participating in a month-long residence session that started on December 2.