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Parliamentary hearing for chiefs of constitutional bodies begins despite opposition’s walkout

Kathmandu, February 3 The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee on Sunday decided to call for complaints from members of the public against five persons nominated to head five constitutional bodies. Four members of the 15 member panel, belonging to the main opposition party, Nepali Congress, however, protested the decision, handing over a note of dissent and walking […]

Nepali Congress blocks parliamentary hearing process of constitutional body nominees

Kathmandu, January 28 The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, on Monday blocked the decision making process of Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee. The Committee meeting held today was scheduled to issue a call for complaints against five persons nominated to head five constitutional bodies. However, opposition lawmakers protested the nomination made by the Constitutional Council few […]

Parliament approves three officials for ambassadorial appointment

Kathmandu, January 22 The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee on Tuesday unanimously endorsed three names recommended by the government for Nepal’s ambassadors to various countries. A meeting of the Committee held today unanimously endorsed the names of Durga Prasad Bhandari nominated for Kuwait, Bhrigu Dhungana nominated for Canada, and Mani Prasad Bhattarai nominated for the United Nations […]

Two ambassador nominees get unanimous parliamentary nod

Kathmandu, January 17 The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee on Thursday unanimously endorsed two names recommended by the government for Nepal’s ambassadors to various countries. A meeting of the Committee held today endorsed the names of Deepak Adhikari proposed for France and Ganesh Prasad Dhakal proposed for Thailand. Both are working as joint secretaries at the […]

Not a single complaint filed against five ambassador nominees

Kathmandu, January 14 The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee says it did not receive any complaint against five persons who have been nominated for the vacant positions of Nepali ambassadors to various missions. Earlier on January 2, the Committee had called members of the public to file complaints against Deepak Adhikari nominated for France, Durga Prasad […]

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 […]