Tag: Nepali Congress

NCP, Congress still at odds over parliamentary committee formation

Kathmandu, July 16 Thanks to differences between the ruling Nepal Communist Party and the main opposition Nepali Congress over who should lead parliamentary committees, the formation of committees have become uncertain. According to the parliamentary regulations, there are 10 committees in the House of Representatives and four in the National Assembly. Besides, there are three […]

Dr Govinda KC strike: Activists to gift PM one kg marsi rice in protest of govt apathy

Kathmandu, July 12 Professionals and activists, accompanied by cadres of the main opposition Nepali Congress and Bibeksheel Sajha Party, on Thursday are handing over a kilogram of ‘marsi’ rice to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli in a symbolic protest of the government’s apathy of demands raised by medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC. The […]

Communications Ministry hands over letter of appointment withdrawal to 15 officials

Kathmandu, July 8 The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology has handed over letters to 15 officials of various organisations under it informing that their appointment was cancelled. Earlier last week, the government had decided to revoke all decisions of political appointments made after August 30 last year by then Sher Bahadur Deuba-led government. Accordingly, […]

National Reconstruction Authority CEO Yubaraj Bhusal fired

Kathmandu, July 8 The Chief Executive Officer of National Reconstruction Authority, Yubaraj Bhusal, has been deposed from his position, on Sunday. The incumbent government had recently decided to nullify all the appointments made after August 30 last year by Sher Bahadur Deuba-led government stating that making political appointments was illegal while the election code of […]

Nepali Congress obstructs House ‘to save Dr KC’s life’

Kathmandu, July 6 The main opposition Nepali Congress on Friday obstructed the meeting of House of Representatives demanding that the government take initiatives to save the life of medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC. Dr KC has been staging an indefinite hunger strike, 15th in recent years, for past six days at the Karnali […]

Nepali Congress urges govt not to let reactionaries take advantage

Kathmandu, July 6 The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, on Friday has urged the government not to create a confrontation between communist and democratic forces of the country as it might give reactionaries a space to play. Speaking at the National Assembly meeting today, Congress lawmaker Jitendra Dev accused the government of trying to boast […]