KATHMANDU, March 14: “I will show the difference between the head of state in a monarchy and that in a republic. I will not do anything so as to make the common people suffer.” This is what the then leader of the Nepali Congress, Ram Chandra Paudel, said while asking for votes to be elected as the third president of the country on March 9.

KATHMANDU, Dec 25:  CPN Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal and other top leaders are heading towards Sheetal Niwas to form a new government at the behest of CPN UML Chairman Oli.

KATHMANDU, June 2: Social media folks have vented their ire on the government's plan to decorate Sheetal Niwas, the President's Office, by spending around Rs 20 million calling it ill-timed.

Police hold human rights activists

January 27, 2020 16:26 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: The police briefly held 12 human rights activists who reached the President Office in Sheetal Niwas to protest the election of Agni Prasad Sapkota to Speaker of the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, April 15: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli submitted the annual report of the government for the fiscal year of 2018/19 to President Bidya Devi Bhandari amid a special programme here on Monday at the president's residence in Sheetal Niwas.

President, public and precedence

March 15, 2019 08:56 am

Our President recently made a trip to the United States to attend a high level UN summit and one only hopes, for the sake of the taxpayer contributions used to fund the trip, that something actually materializes out of it. However, the most intriguing aspect of her trip for us common Nepalis was not so much the flight from Nepal to the US but the short trip – well, at least for her – from Sheetal Niwas to the airport.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Amina J. Mohammed, today paid a courtesy call on President Bidya Devi Bhandari.

BIMSTEC's dignitaries at Sheetal Niwas

August 30, 2018 12:42 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 30: The Head of State and Head of the Government of six other member nations of BIMSTEC have reached the President House, Sheetal Niwas, Thursday afternoon for the joint meeting with President Bidya Devi Bhandari.