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Supreme Court fails to deliver verdict on Bharatpur repolling

Kathmandu, June 20 The Supreme Court failed to deliver the verdict on whether to redo voting in ward 19 of Bharatpur Metropolitan City or resume halted vote counting, on Tuesday as well. The Court, however, has ordered that the original copy of the Election Commission’s decision about holding the re-voting in the ward be submitted within […]

Supreme Court may hand down verdict on Bharatpur repolling today

Kathmandu, June 20 The Supreme Court is likely to hand down its verdict on whether to redo voting in ward 19 of Bharatpur Metropolitan City or resume halted vote counting, on Tuesday. Acting Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli and Justice Hari Krishna Karki are conducting the hearing on the writ filed against the Election Commission’s decision […]

UML objects to Gopal Parajuli’s name for next CJ at Constitutional Council meeting

Kathmandu, June 19 The Constitutional Council on Monday failed to recommend that the most senior justice at the Supreme Court, Gopal Parajuli, be appointed to the vacant position of Chief Justice. During a meeting of the Committee held this morning, Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who also chairs the Council, had proposed to pick Parajuli […]

Supreme Court refuses to register application against interim order on number of local bodies

Kathmandu, June 13 The Supreme Court has refused to register the application seeking that an interim order issued against the government decision to increase the number of local levels in Terai region be vacated. The government had recently filed the application in a bid to convince the agitating Rastriya Janata Party Nepal to take part […]

Six recommended for next Chief Justice

Kathmandu, June 13 The Judicial Council on Tuesday has recommended the names of six senior-most justices at the Supreme Court for the vacant position of Chief Justice. Those recommended include justices Gopal Parajuli, Deepak Raj Joshi, Om Prakash Mishra, Devendra Gopal Shrestha, Cholendra  Shamsher Rana and Jagadish Sharma Paudel. Parajuli has been taking the responsibility of […]

Govt asks Supreme Court to quash interim order against increase in number of local levels

Kathmandu, June 11 The government has filed an application at the Supreme Court, requesting it to quash an interim order issued against the government decision to increase the number of local levels in Terai region. The application is the latest bid of new government to convince the agitating Rastriya Janata Party Nepal to take part […]