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Govt to probe controversial Bhaktapur encounter

Kathmandu, August 9 Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa says the government will launch an investigation into the death of two abduction suspects in a ‘police encounter’ in Doleshwor of Bhaktapur on Monday. The incident has turned controversial after kin of the suspects reported that the youth were arrested before their death, suggesting it […]

Disallowed to quiz Minister, Nepali Congress walks out of House meeting

Kathmandu, August 2 The main opposition party Nepali Congress on Thursday walked out of the meeting of House of Representatives as Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara did not let its lawmakers ask clarifications to Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa. During the meeting this afternoon, Minister Thapa had informed the House about the murder of […]

Syndicates, cartels must cease for prosperity: Home Minister

Kathmandu, July 11 Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa says the country must get rid of all forms of syndicates and cartels if it wants to prosper. Speaking at a function organised in Naya Bus Park of Kathmandu today, he said the transportation sector in the country should change for the prosperity of country […]

International connections making human rights protection challenging, says Home Minister

Kathmandu, July 5 Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa says international connections of criminals and criminal cases have made protection and promotion of human rights more challenging in the modern world. Addressing a function organised by Nepal Police on Thursday, the Minister said some criminal cases that were recorded in Nepal had links with […]

Maitighar Mandala as restricted zone: Home Minister says Dr Govinda KC is authoritarian

Kathmandu, June 28 Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa says medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC is turning authoritarian by demanding that he be allowed to stage demonstrations at Maitighar Mandala, but not other places. In April,  the Kathmandu District Administration Office had prohibited demonstrations in the area along with few other places. The […]

Home Minister fails to show up due to ‘traffic jam’; Nepali Congress obstructs House

Kathmandu, June 25 The main opposition party Nepali Congress on Monday obstructed the House of Representatives meeting for few minutes after finding that Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa was absent there while discussions were underway on the budget allocated to the Home Ministry. Customarily, concerned ministers should be present at the House when Parliament discusses […]