Tag: Supreme Court

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, January 9, 2018

All major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Tuesday have given attention to the arrest of medical education reform campaigner Dr Govinda KC on a contempt of court charge. Other political issues including the government’s preparations to fix provincial capitals and appoint province chiefs, and CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre’s preparations to unify the […]

Dr Govinda KC accuses Chief Justice of corruption, demands resignation as he begins 14th fast

Kathmandu, January 8 Enraged by the Supreme Court’s order to reinstate Dr Shashi Sharma as the Dean of Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine, medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC on Monday has accused Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli of being corrupt and colluding with the ‘mafia’. Dr KC demands that Parajuli resign from the position. […]

Supreme Court says Resham Chaudhary’s writ refusal was right

Kathmandu, December 24 The Supreme Court on Sunday has said its Registrar General’s decision to deny the registration of a writ by newly elected lawmaker Resham Lal Chaudhary demanding his election certificate through his agent was right and legitimate. After the court official denied the registration, Chaduary had filed another petition against the act. But, […]

Court refuses to register Resham Chaudhary’s writ demanding victory certificate through proxy

Kathmandu, December 15 The Supreme Court on Friday refused to register a writ filed by newly elected lawmaker from Kailali-1, Resham Lal Chaudhary, in which he had demanded that his proxy be given the election victory certificate. The accused mastermind of 2015 Tikapur killing, Chaudhary is on the run after police accused him of the […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Wednesday have prioritised issued related to results of recent provincial and federal parliamentary elections. While counting of votes under the first-past-the-post system has been over and almost half votes under the proportional representation system have been counted, the newspapers have analysed likely composition of federal and […]

Supreme Court denies stay order on Raya Yadav’s candidacy cancellation

Kathmandu, December 6 The Supreme Court on Wednesday denied issuing an interim order in relation to the Election Commission’s decision to cancel the nomination of CPN-Maoist Centre candidate for House of Representatives in Sarlahi-4, Shiva Pujan Raya Yadav. It means the Commission’s decision will be valid till the final┬áverdict on the case. Now, the leftist […]