Opposition lawmakers protest as Speaker bars them from questioning PM

Kathmandu, January 6 Lawmakers of the main opposition Nepali Congress on Sunday chanted slogans in protest of the government in a meeting of the House of Representatives after Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara barred them from asking questions to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli. Prime Minister Oli had addressed the House meeting today. After around one […]

Capital city’s mayor will be above chief secretary in the govt’s new pecking order

Kathmandu, January 6 The federal government is preparing to amend the existing pecking order, according to which the mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City, the country’s capital city, will get a higher rank than the chief secretary of the federal government. The government has started preparations for the revision after elected representatives of local and provincial […]