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Speaker calls last House meeting for Saturday to bid lawmakers goodbye

Kathmandu, October 12 Speaker Onsari Gharti Magar has called the last meeting of Parliament for Saturday afternoon, in which she will officially bid farewell to the lawmakers, as the country is holding elections to the new Parliament in November and December. The last meeting will be special, hence will not include any regular business, informs […]

Lawmakers demand government brief House about Gauchan murder probe

Kathmandu, October 10 Lawmakers of various political parties have demanded that the government brief Parliament about the murder of construction entrepreneur Sharad Kumar Gauchan and investigations carried out into the incident. Speaking at the House meeting today, lawmakers demanded that Home Minister Janardan Sharma inform the lawmakers about investigations carried out so far. They said […]

House endorses two bills on benefits of justices, judges

Kathmandu, October 8 Parliament on Sunday endorsed two bills related to facilities and benefits to be provided to justices and judges. The first bill deals with the benefits of justices at the Supreme Court whereas the second bill has provisions on facilities to be provided to judges of high and district courts. Speaking at the […]

State Affairs Committee tables Staff Adjustment Bill at House for discussion

Kathmandu, September 25 The State Affairs ¬†Committee of Parliament on Monday presented its report on the Staff Adjustment Bill to the full House meeting. The bill proposes various provisions for the adjustment of staff in recently created federal administrative structure. SAC Chairman Dil Bahadur Gharti presented the report during the House meeting today. At the […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Major English and Nepali newspapers published from Kathmandu on Wednesday have given priority to the announcement of preliminary results from vote counting of the third phase of local level elections held on Monday in eight districts of Province 2. Likewise, they have given prominence to other contemporary political issues including Parliament meeting, which endorsed seven […]

House passes laws for provincial, federal polls

Kathmandu, September 4 A meeting of Parliament on Monday endorsed two bills on conducting elections of Provincial Assembly and federal House of Representatives. Now, the legal way to conduct the polls have been cleared. The government has already announced to hold both the polls together, but in two phases in different districts, on November 26 […]