Ministers’ dispute on temporary provincial capitals mars Cabinet meeting

Kathmandu, January 17 A meeting of the Council of Ministers called this morning to appoint province chiefs and name temporary provincial capitals saw a heated dispute over proposed cities for capitals, forcing the Prime Minister to postpone the meeting till 3 pm today. As soon as Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba proposed that Biratnagar be […]

Govt likely to appoint province chiefs today

Kathmandu, January 16 A source at the Prime Minister’s Secretariat says the government is most likely to appoint province chiefs, constitutional representatives of the president to provincial governments, today. A Cabinet meeting will be held after 4 pm to make the crucial decision, according to the source. Before the meeting, Prime Minister Deuba will consult […]