Tag: Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee

Ambassador appointment: House panel calls for complaints against nominees

Kathmandu, November 21 The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee on Wednesday has called people to file complaints against four persons who have been recently nominated for Nepal’s ambassadors to different countries. A meeting of the Committee held this afternoon decided to give one week’s time beginning this Friday to file complaints against Nilambar Acharya, Anjan Shakya, […]

NCP warns of impeaching Deepak Raj Joshee

Kathmandu, September 18 Leaders of the ruling Nepal Communist Party have warned of filing an impeachment motion against the seniormost Justice at the Supreme Court Deepak Raj Joshee. The leaders claim Joshee had agreed to resign after the appointment of Chief Justice Om Prakash Mishra. But, as he failed to keep the promise, the legislative […]

Parliamentary hearing with CIAA Chief nominee Thursday

Kathmandu, September 18 The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee on Tuesday decided to conduct a hearing with Navin Kumar Ghimire, who has been nominated for the vacant position of Chief of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority, this Thursday. An incumbent commissioner of the constitutional anti-corruption watchdog, Ghimire was picked for the top […]

Nepal Parliament endorses Om Prakash Mishra for new Chief Justice

Kathmandu, September 10 The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee on Monday endorsed the name of Om Prakash Mishra for his appointment as Chief Justice of Nepal’s Supreme Court. The Committee endorsed the name after its members held a hearing session with him for three hours this morning. Mishra will take up the top judicial job after […]

CJ appointment: Parliamentary hearing scheduled for Monday

Kathmandu, September 7 The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee on Friday has decided to conduct a hearing on the nomination of Acting Chief Justice Om Prakash Mishra for the appointment as Chief Justice on coming Monday, September 10. A meeting of the panel consisting of members from the National Assembly and the House of Representatives has […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, August 27, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on continue to highlight stories about the rape and murder of Nirmala Pant in Kanchanpur district of far-western Nepal. Most of the newspapers have narrated the progress reported from the fresh investigation. Nepal is hosting the fourth BIMSTEC summit on Thursday and Friday later this week, […]