LONDON, Nov 13: Amnesty International has withdrawn a prestigious human rights award from Aung San Suu Kyi, following what it described as a “shameful betrayal” of the values she once stood for.

KATHMANDU, July 19: Minister for Education, Science and Technology Girirajmani Pokharel today ruled out the possibility of pulling out the Medical Education Bill. He however, said that some revisions could be made in the bill.

UNITED NATIONS, Dec 17: The United Nations Security Council is considering a draft resolution that would insist any decisions on the status of Jerusalem have no legal effect and must be rescinded after U.S. President Donald Trump recognized the city as Israel’s capital.

KATHMANDU, Nov 2 : The Nepal Oil Corporation has today withdrawn its decision of increasing the price of petroleum products, which was enforced from Wednesday mid-night, on Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba's direction.  The NOC Board of Directors took the decision in this regard after Prime Minister Deuba directed the NOC management not to increase the price of petroleum products in the run-up to the elections.

KATHMANDU, Oct 25: CPN-UML Manang  candidate Khanda Lama Gurung has withdrawn her candidacy paving a way for  independent candidate Rajiv Gurung alias gangster Deepak Manange who is contesting the provincial elections (2) in Manang district.

Curfew at Lalpur of Bardiya withdrawn

October 3, 2017 14:51 pm

GULARIYA, Oct 3: A curfew that had been in force at Lalpur and its adjoining areas in the district headquarters Gulariya since 10:00 am yesterday has been withdrawn after 23 hours.

Impeachment withdrawn

May 30, 2017 00:20 am

KATHMANDU, May 30: Ruling party lawmakers on Monday finally withdrew the impeachment motion they had filed against Chief Justice Sushila Karki,  after the main opposition CPN-UML threatened to obstruct the fiscal-year budget.

KATHMANDU, March 9: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal is under tremendous pressure with the main opposition party, CPN-UML, stressing holding the local level poll on the scheduled date, and the agitating Madhes-based parties asking him to withdraw the poll decision.

The Federal Alliance has decided to withdraw its support to the government unless the announcement of the local level polls is withdrawn.

BARDIBAS (Mahottari), Jan 1: CPN-UML leader and former Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal has blamed the government of not taking the initiative to resume the House business.

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: Reiterating his previous stance, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bimalendra Nidhi has said that the government will not withdraw the constitution amendment bill.

General strike withdrawn in Palpa

December 18, 2016 13:45 pm

PALPA, Dec 18: A general strike called to protest against the proposal to split the Province 5 has been withdrawn from Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: A joint meeting of eight political parties including the main opposition CPN-UML that are against the constitution amendment bill decided to continue the House obstruction and intensify their protests until the bill is withdrawn.

NEPALGUNJ, Dec 12: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has stated that consensus with the ruling parties will be forged if the government revokes the newly registered constitution amendment bill.

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: CPN-UML Secretary Gokarna Bista has warned of obstructing the Parliament and protesting in the streets unless the constitution amendment bill is withdrawn.

DANG, Dec 7: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the constitution amendment bill registered in Parliament will not be withdrawn under any circumstances.

KAPILVASTU, Dec 6: The local administration in Kapilvastu has lifted its prohibitory orders issued earlier for the district headquarters Taulihawa, in view of the public demonstrations taking place for and against the constitution amendment proposal.

Support to government withdrawn

November 16, 2016 19:20 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: The Rastriya Janamukti Party has announced withdrawal of its support to the present government, citing its failure to work as per its commitments.