Tag: Deepak Raj Joshee

Nepali Congress lawmaker warns against impeaching Joshee

Kathmandu, September 23 Nepali Congress lawmaker Radheshyam Adhikari has suggested that the ruling Nepal Communist Party do not file the impeachment motion against Supreme Court Justice Deepak Raj Joshee without any objective ground. Speaking at a meeting of the National Assembly today, Adhikari, also a senior advocate, said the ruling party could not use the […]

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 […]

Nepal’s ruling party prepares to impeach controversial Justice

Kathmandu, September 20 Nepal’s ruling Nepal Communist Party has begun preparations to impeach controversial Justice at Supreme Court, Deepak Raj Joshee, after he reportedly denied repeated requests for resignation. The party’s Chief Whip Dev Gurung has begun collecting signatures of its lawmakers for the registration of impeachment motion. The constitution requires signatures of one fourth […]

NCP warns of impeaching Deepak Raj Joshee

Kathmandu, September 18 Leaders of the ruling Nepal Communist Party have warned of filing an impeachment motion against the seniormost Justice at the Supreme Court Deepak Raj Joshee. The leaders claim Joshee had agreed to resign after the appointment of Chief Justice Om Prakash Mishra. But, as he failed to keep the promise, the legislative […]

Supreme Court verdict bars doctors from shutting down services

Kathmandu, September 14 The Supreme Court on Thursday issued an order in the name of government, doctors and health professionals that emergency services including treatment of patients cannot be shut down in the name of protests and strikes. A single bench of Justice Deepak Raj Joshee issued a verdict in response to a writ filed […]

Chief Justice assigns cases to disputed Joshee

Kathmandu, September 13 Newly appointed Chief Justice Om Prakash Mishra has assigned three cases to disputed Justice Deepak Raj Joshee on Friday. After getting appointed to the position on Monday, Mishra had denied giving any case to Joshee, who was recently declared disqualified for the position of Chief Justice by the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee, […]