Tuesday , October 17 2017
Home / Political News (page 2)

Political News

The Slide


When King Birendra gave his first public interview after the restoration of the multiparty system here, the uproar of protests from the political establishment had to be quelled by the stature of Ganeshman Singh and Krishna Prasad Bhattarai who asserted that right for the constitutional monarch. There were none however …

Read More »

Former King not to offer Tika to general public


By Our Reporter Former King Gyanendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev is not going to offer Bada Dasain Tika to the general public this year. The former King, by maintaining the tradition, was offering Tika to general public in every Bada Dasain on the tenth day of the festival. This year, …

Read More »

Indian design to keep UML out of power

By Our Reporter As the UML took a patriotic stance in recent years, India has decided to punish the UML by keeping it out from power at least for the next ten years so that the party’s existence will be finished. In the local elections in No 2 province, India …

Read More »

NC leads, UML faces humiliating defeat in province 2


By Our Reporter Nepali Congress has emerged as the largest party in the local elections in Province-2 while the CPN-UML that emerged as the largest party in the first two phases of local elections held in other six provinces was pushed to a distant fifth position while vote counting of …

Read More »

Corrupt ministers harass competent, honest employees

By Our Reporter Corrupt ministers in the present jumbo-cabinet resort to any immoral and illegal activities to relieve the honest and competent boss of the government entities was once again exposed when Minister of Tourism and Civil Aviation Jitendra Dev sought clarification from Sanjeev Gautam, director general of the Civil …

Read More »

Deuba meets SAARC leaders, but not Modi

By Our Reporter Kathmandu, Sept. 22: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba held separate bilateral meetings with the Heads of State/Government of SAARC countries. However, he did not hold any meeting with Indian Prime Minister Naredra Modi. On Thursday the Prime Minister held meetings with the leaders of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Pakistan …

Read More »

Israel supports beekeeping project


By Our Reporter The “Launching Ceremony of Beekeeping Project” of the Israeli INGO, Tevel b’Tzedek, was held on 20 September. The project is being supported by MASHAV-Israel’s Agency for Development Cooperation through the Embassy of Israel in Nepal. The proposal submitted by a MASHAV Alumni, Pradeep Neupane, who attended the …

Read More »

Chinese Embassy observes founding day of China

By Our Reporter Chinese ambassador Ms Yu Hong hosted a reception on Sunday, 24 September, on the occasion of the 68th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. Chief gust at the ceremony was DPM BijayaGachhadar, who is also looking after the Prime Minister’s portfolio. On the …

Read More »

Journalist Shrish Rana bereaved of his father

By Our Reporter Purusottom S JB Rana, 93, father of former minister and senior journalist and contributing editor of the People’s Review weekly ShrishShumsherRana passed away on 22 September while undergoing treatment at the Grande International Hospital, Kathmandu. Late Rana is survived by wife, two sons and two daughters. The …

Read More »