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Constitution Day being marked today

The government is holding a function to mark the fourth anniversary of the Constitution promulgated by an elected body after six decades of political struggle. ‘Constitution Day and National Day-2076’ is being observed throughout the country by organising various programmes today. On the occasion, a special event is being held ...

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Parties’ undue intervention could call credibility of transitional justice process into question

Conflict victims and rights activists say politicians must correct their past mistakes and appoint officials in an impartial and transparent manner. When officials were appointed in the two transitional justice bodies in February 2015, conflict victims and human rights activists had expressed their reservations, saying appointments were made under political ...

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The spectre of factionalism from UML days is haunting the Nepal Communist Party

Leadership should work to turn challenges into opportunity, ruling party insiders say. A little over a year after its formation, the Nepal Communist Party is finding itself at a crossroads, and leaders say that while the party has an opportunity to evolve as a united force, it also faces the ...

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Prime Minister Attend Cabinet meeting through video conference

Minister for Communication and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Baskota said on Thursday that Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli went to Singapore for his regular health check-up for the second time and for further medication. According to minister Baskota“Prime Minister Oli has started taking new medicines after his return from first ...

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NCP Secretariat Hands Over All Power To Pushpa Kamal Dahal

A secretariat meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) today has extended best wishes to party Chairperson and Prime Minster KP Sharma Oli for his health recovery. Prime Minister Oli is leaving for Singapore today for health follow-ups today. The meeting decided to hold next meetings under the leadership ...

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Debate on order of precedence takes centre stage in the ruling party

Jhalanath Khanal’s elevation to the third position stirs up a seniority row in the party. Madhav Kumar Nepal, a senior leader of the ruling Nepal Communist Party, has expressed dissatisfaction and said he felt humiliated at the leadership’s decision to promote Jhalanath Khanal as the party’s third-ranked leader. Nepal, who ...

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Prime Minister;Nepal increasing global links

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said on Monday that Nepal was keen to establish the image of a secure destination of the world for the promotion of tourism. Inaugurating the 56th DGCA Conference of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) in Asia Pacific region in Kathmandu today, the Prime Minister ...

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PM blamed three ministers failing to inform him about a letter sent by the Indian Embassy

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said his ministers and secretaries are keeping him in the dark about important developments taking place in his administration, raising questions over the modus operandi of the most powerful government in Nepal’s recent history. The PM blamed three ministers — Minister of Foreign Affairs ...

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Amid tough talk, Trump says he could be Iran’s ‘best friend’

President Donald Trump said Saturday that military action against Iran was still an option for its downing of an unmanned U.S. military aircraft, but amid heightened tensions he dangled the prospect of eventually becoming an unlikely “best friend” of America’s longtime Middle Eastern adversary. Trump also said “we very much ...

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Thousand Protest Against The Ghuti Bill In Maitighar Mandala

Thousands of people have gathered at Maitighar Mandala right now demanding the government to scrap the controversial Guthi Bill. Though the bill was withdrawn by the Ministry of Land Management, Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation in a press conference yesterday, the protestors are demanding that the bill be scrapped. Yesterday itself, ...

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