Nepal Supreme court row: Six more justices decline to hear cases

File image: Supreme Court of NepalKathmandu, March 13 Six more justices at Nepal’s Supreme Court have boycotted hearings set by controversial Chief Justice Gopal Prasad Parajuli, a day after one of the senior-most justices accused the CJ Parajuli of working past the age of retirement. According to sources, Justices Hari Krishna Karki, Sapana Malla Pradahn, […]

Election for Speaker: Maoist Centre names Mahara as its candidate

Kathmandu, March 9 Former Deputy Prime Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara is poised to take charge as Speaker of the House of Representatives after his party  the CPN Maoist Centre decided to back his candidacy for the post. A meeting to the Maoist top brass on Friday morning decided to field Mahara for the job, which the […]