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Om Prakash Mishra acting chief justice

Kathmandu, 5 August: Senior most SC justice Om Prakash Mishra has started to work as the acting chief justice of the Supreme Court from Sunday. After the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee rejected the name of acting chief justice Dipakraj Joshi to the post of chief justice, on the basis of …

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RPPs ‘ unification process ends

Kathmandu, 5 August: After a shameful defeat in the elections, the three splinter RPPs had initiated unification process, however, due to differences in party’s agendas and leadership, the unification process was failed, reports Ratopati news portal. In August last year, Pashupati Shumsher Rana faction had split the Kamal Thapa led …

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Landslide claims four in a family

Kathmandu, 5 August: Houses of Tirtha Bahadur Bohara and Gopal Sunwar have been swept away from the landslide in nearby Tathi Bazar in Bheri Municipality-3 of Jajarkot, West Nepal. Lal Nahadur Lahor, who was staying at Tirtha Bohara’s house on rent, has been rescued and he is undergoing treatment at …

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Bibeksheel Shajha Party’s programme disturbed

Kayhmandu, 5 August: The Bibeksheel Shajha Party on Saturday had organised announcement of the district coordinators of the No 3 province. When the party leadership announced the names of the district coordinators, a group of dissatisfied party workers disturbed the programme. The dissatisfied group alleged the party leadership for nominating …

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Modi visiting Nepal again

Kathmandu, 5 August: Indian prime minister Narendra Modi is visiting Nepal to attend the 4th BIMSTEC summit to be held in Kathmandu. This will be the fourth visit of Modi since he assumed office. The Summit is going to take place on 30 and 31 August in Kathmandu. During his …

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PM Oli reshuffles his cabinet

Kathmandu, 3 August: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has reshuffled his cabinet today. Oli has appointed Bhanubhakta Dhakal as the minister for Law. Accordingly, Padma Aryal has been appointed as the minister for Land Reform minister. Earlier, Aryal was the state minister for Health. After Upendra Yadav became the Health …

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Two alternates for acting CJ Joshi: face impeachment or tender resignation

Kathmandu, 3 August: Finally, the lawmakers from the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) have reached to a decision for not endorsing acting Chief Justice Dipakraj Joshi’s name from the Public Hearing Committee. Now, there left two options for Joshi – either to face impeachment or tender resignation. According to Ratopati …

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Oli dissatisfied with his ministers

Kathmandu, 30 July: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has become dissatisfied with some ministers in his cabinet, reports Sanghu vernacular weekly. Currently, Oli is strongly unhappy with the performance of Physical Infrastructure and Transportation minister Raghubir Mahaseth, Forest minister Shakti Basnet, Agriculture minister Chakrapani Khanal, Industry, Commerce and Supplies minister …

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English loving finance minister

Kathmandu, 30 July: Finance minister Dr Yubraj Khatiwada is fond of speaking English, reports Tarun vernacular weekly. When members of the No 7 province parliament had the opportunity to call on finance minister Khatiwada, the latter spoke in English. Khatiwada is found speaking English with others also. When PM Oli …

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NAC’s inefficient management

Kathmandu, July 28: The recent addition of two wide-body aircraft to Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC)’s fleet may do little to recover the national flag carrier’s long-tarnished image, as lack of efficient management could result in the two new long-range planes remaining grounded for a while, reports The Himalayan Times daily. …

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