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Supreme Court verdict bars doctors from shutting down services

Kathmandu, September 14 The Supreme Court on Thursday issued an order in the name of government, doctors and health professionals that emergency services including treatment of patients cannot be shut down in the name of protests and strikes. A single bench of Justice Deepak Raj Joshee issued a verdict in response to a writ filed […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Friday, September 14, 2018

All major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Friday have highlighted the progress made in the probe into rape and murder of Nirmala Pant in Bhimdatta Nagar of Kanchanpur district. They have reported that investigators have not changed the direction of their investigation and oriented the probe towards police personnel after the […]

Chief Justice assigns cases to disputed Joshee

Kathmandu, September 13 Newly appointed Chief Justice Om Prakash Mishra has assigned three cases to disputed Justice Deepak Raj Joshee on Friday. After getting appointed to the position on Monday, Mishra had denied giving any case to Joshee, who was recently declared disqualified for the position of Chief Justice by the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee, […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, September 11, 2018

The appointment of Om Prakash Mishra as the Chief Justice of Nepal’s Supreme Court after the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee endorsed his name has been the most highlighted issue on the front pages of major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Tuesday. Likewise, the announcement of resignation by a member of the […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, September 6, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Thursday have give priority to a host of issues from political, sociocultural and economic affairs. They have reported that a meeting between transport officials of Nepal and China on finalising the protocol to transport treaty is heading towards a conclusion. Likewise, a Supreme Court verdict […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, September 3, 2018

Two major issues that have received the topmost attention in major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Monday are the protest launched by Nepal Medical Education against new criminal code, and a mandamus order issued by the Supreme Court to ensure the voting rights of Nepali citizens living abroad. The reconstruction of […]