India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Chinese Vice-Premier Zhang Gaoli are arriving in Kathmandu on August 10 and August 14 respectively.
This is first high level visit from both countries after... More
The main ruling parties—Nepali Congress and CPN (Maoist Centre)—have agreed to make alliance in the election of District Coordination Committee (DCC).
A joint meeting of the taskforce of both the parties made... More
While clarifying that the Election Commission (EC) is not against the idea of holding both provincial and federal elections in a single go, Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has said... More
Speaking to media persons in the Capital after wrapping up his seven-day visit to China’s Tibet, leader Oli said that his party will not raise objection even if the both federal... More
Nepal Energy Minister Mahendra Bahadur Shahi has said that the people will not have to face load-shedding now onwards.
At a program organized in the capital city on Thursday, Minister Shahi said... More
More than a month and a half after he was appointed to the top executive post, Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Wednesday expanded his Cabinet by inducting 19 new ministers.
The Cabinet expansion was stalled on Tuesday after the ruling Nepali Congress failed to finalise names of its ministers.
According to NC sources, Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba failed to expand his... More
With ITs domestic politics in disarray, the key actors in Nepal’s polity now seem to hold outsiders guilty for everything that is going wrong. Nepal’s journey towards a radical political agenda... More
The Nepal Legislature-Parliament on Monday passed the Contribution-based Social Security Bill 2017.
Minister for Labour and Employment Farmullah Mansoor had presented the proposal seeking the passage of the bill. When Speaker Onsari... More
CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the party will work towards garnering people’s support for the directly elected executive chief system.
He said so while making public the... More
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Local Development Bijaya Kumar Gachhadar has said that the amendment to the constitution was not possible before the third phase of local level elections slated... More
The government on Thursday formed a five-member Electoral Constituency Delimitation Commission under former Justice Kamal Narayan Das.
Madhav Adhikari, Bishwo Kalyan Parajuli and Ganesh Raj Karki are the members of the CDC... More
Top leaders of the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) on Wednesday urged the government to ensure the required support to endorse the constitution amendment bill before pushing it through the parliament.
The ruling parties have shown their readiness to put the constitution amendment bill to a vote but demanded prior commitment from the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) to participate in the... More
The recent stand-off between India and China over Doklam has fueled speculation in Nepal, mainly over the impact it may have on the country should it escalate into an unanticipated war.... More
Gopal Parajuli sworn in as Chief Justice of Nepal. He has taken the oath of office and secrecy at Sheetal Niwas, in Maharajgunj, on Monday.
President Bidya Devi Bhandari administered the oath... More
Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal Presidium Coordinator, Mahantha Thakur, has said that the RJP-Nepal was not in favour of making naturalised citizenship holders either President or Prime Minister in the country.
Addressing a conference... More
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) on Thursday proposed August 17-19 for Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba’s visit to India.
MoFA’s India Division has communicated the proposed dates for PM Deuba’s visit... More
The Supreme Court has decided to refer the writ petition against the motion to impeach then Chief Justice Sushila Karki to a constitutional bench for hearing.
A division bench of Acting Chief... More
A high-level team of Election Commission (EC) has left for India to study feasibility of Indian Electronic Voting Machines in upcoming provincial and parliamentary elections.
The four-member study team headed by Laxmi... More
Coalition partner CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has proposed a three-point alternative to forge consensus with the agitating Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal (RJP-N) on the issue of constitution amendment.
CPN (MC)... More