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Tag: Deepak Raj Joshee

Don’t strip Joshee of his responsibilities: Bar tells CJ

Kathmandu, January 7 Nepal Bar Association (NBA) says Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher Rana’s decision to deny him his rightful place in the judiciary is not only against the spirit of the constitution but also against the principle of natural justice. In a statement, the association said its serious attention has been drawn towards Rana’s decision against Joshee, the […]

Deprived of all responsibilities, Deepak Raj Joshee goes on home leave

Kathmandu, January 4 The seniormost justice of Supreme Court, Deepak Raj Joshee, has decided to go on home leave after he was denied all assignments by the new Chief Justice. Cholendra Shamsher JB Rana, after taking over the leadership of the country’s Supreme Court on Wednesday, had said he would not assign any case to […]

New CJ likely to deprive controversial justice Joshee of duty

Kathmandu, January 2 Newly appointed Chief Justice Cholendra Shamsher JB Rana has hinted that he will not give any responsibility to Chief Justice Deepak Raj Joshee after taking the charge of the Supreme Court. Rana was endorsed from the top judicial position by the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee on Tuesday. He is assuming his office […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Wednesday have given the top priority to the government’s announcement of new social security plan announced by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Tuesday. Many newspapers have also published reports about comments made by stakeholders including representatives of employers and workers about the new plan. […]

CJ appointment: JC includes Joshee’s name ‘with comment’, but CC likely to pick Rana

  Kathmandu, November 27 The Judicial Council has recommended two names to the Constitutional Council for the appointment of next Chief Justice as incumbent Om Prakash Mishra is retiring due to age limits on January 1 next year. Two seniormost justices of the Supreme Court, Deepak Raj Joshee and Cholendra Shamsher JB Rana, have been […]

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 […]