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Municipal official held with Rs 100,000 bribe in Kathmandu

Kathmandu, October 14 A team deployed from the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority on Sunday arrested the Chief Executive Officer of Tokha Municipality, Krishna Prasad Subedi, with Rs 100,000 bribe amount. The team deployed by the anti-corruption constitutional body made the arrest at the municipal office in Kathmandu today. The Commission’s spokesperson […]

CIAA Chief says he won’t tolerate political interference

Pokhara, October 12 Chief of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) Navin Kumar Ghimire has said that there will be no political colour in the anti-corruption actions of the CIAA. At an interaction programme organised by the Civil Society for Good Governance, Kaski on Thursday, the Chief Commissioner said that whoever […]

Nepal’s anti-corruption body demands authority to probe local govt, private sector’s irregularities

Kathmandu, October 4 Nepal’s constitutional anti-corruption body, Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority, has demanded that laws governing it be amended so that the Commission gets more right to control corruption. The Commission says it has been unable to intervene into many complaints that it receives due to lack of rights to investigate […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, October 4, 2018

Different issues, ideas and events have been highlighted on the front pages of major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Thursday. Many newspapers have given the top priority to the hours-long traffic jam along the Prthivi Highway in Kathmandu and Dhading districts due to maintenance works. The issue has been more crucial […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, September 24, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Monday have given priority to a host of issues from various sectors. Four most significant stories covered on the front pages are the government’s preparation to give back the 1,200 megawatt Budhigandaki Hydropower Project to the China Gezhouba Group Company, the publication of tiger census […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Friday, September 21, 2018

Front pages of major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Friday are full of various issues from political, sociocultural and financial issues. The appointment of Navin Kumar Ghimire as the Chief of Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority, ruling Nepal Communist Party’s preparation to impeach Justice Deepak Raj Joshee, strike […]