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, […]

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 […]

Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee is helpless shadow of biggies: Kamal Thapa

Biratnagar, August 2 Rastriya Prajatantra Party Chairman Kamal Thapa says the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee has just been a ‘helpless shadow’ of major political parties including the ruling Nepal Communist Party and the main opposition Nepali Congress. Whereas the Committee consisting of members of both the House of Representatives and the National Assembly has remained […]

Hearing on CJ nomination: Personal bodyguards provided to panel members

Kathmandu, August 1 As the Parliamentary Heading Special Committee has remained undecided over the controversial nomination of Acting Chief Justice Deepak Raj Joshee for the top judicial position, members of the panel have been provided with personal bodyguards ‘considering their security sensitivity.’ Nepal Police Headquarters decided to mobilise its personnel for the security of lawmakers […]

Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee fails to decide Joshee’s fate yet again

Kathmandu, July 30 The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee did not take any decision on whether to endorse Acting Chief Justice Deepak Raj Joshee’s name for the vacant position of Chief Justice on Monday as well. The Committee had conducted a hearing with Joshee on Thursday. Then it had called a meeting to make the decision […]