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Wide body irregularities: Panel recommends two secretaries, NAC MD suspended

Kathmandu, January 2 A subcommittee under the Public Accounts Committee in the House of Representatives formed to investigate into suspected irregularities in the purchase of two wide body aircraft for the national flag carrier submitted its report to the Committee, recommending action against Civil Aviation Minister Rabindra Adhikari among others. The panel has recommended that […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, December 6, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Thursday have covered significant issues from political, sociocultural and economic spheres on their front pages. A meeting of the Public Accounts Committee in Parliament over the recent controversial purchase of two wide body aircraft for Nepal Airlines Corporation has been covered in the lead story […]

Wide body irregularities: Lawmakers demand govt probe issue, sack NAC MD

Kathmandu, December 5 Members of the Public Accounts Committee in Parliament have demanded that the government immediately launch an investigation into the suspected irregularities in the purchase of two wide body aircraft for the national flag carrier, Nepal Airlines Corporation. Criticising Minister for Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari for his failure to take action, they also […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, December 4, 2018

All major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Monday have given the priority to a host of issues from political, sociocultural and economic spheres. The Nepal Oil Corporation’s decision to reduce the prices of petroleum products citing the change in prices in the international market, and the failure of Constitutional Council to […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Friday, November 16, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Friday have covered various issues from political, sociocultural and economic sectors on their front pages. The white paper issued by the country’s national flag carrier, Nepal Airlines Corporation, has received the top priority on most of the newspapers. Likewise, the Cabinet decisions made public by […]

Will retire from politics if I was found involved in wide body irregularities: Adhikari

Kathmandu, November 11 Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari has rejected reports about his involvement in irregularities in the purchase of two wide body aircraft for Nepal Airlines Corporation. He says he is ready to retire from his political career if any authority proves his role in the suspected irregularities. In an […]