Politics

All-party meeting convened by the Speaker begins at Singha Durbar

An all-party meeting convened by Speaker Agni Sapkota has started at Singha Durbar. Apart from UML, leaders of political parties represented in the parliament are participating in the meeting. Leaders include Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, Chairman of the CPN-Maoist Center Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’, Chairman of the Unified Socialists Madhav Kumar Nepal, and Upendra Yadav of the JSP are …

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Congress parliamentary party meeting to be held on Tuesday

The Nepali Congress has convened a meeting of the parliamentary party to discuss contemporary political developments. The meeting will be held at 9 am on Tuesday at Lhotse Hall, Federal Parliament Building, New Baneshwor. The meeting will discuss the impeachment of the Chief Justice and the MCC. Muna Chand

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Nationwide protests against MCC agreement

The ruling Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Socialist) on Sunday staged nationwide protests, saying the US aid agency Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) agreement could not be passed by parliament in the status quo. The ruling CPN (Maoist Center) has started a street agitation after Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba, who is also the Prime Minister, tried to move ahead …

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UML parliamentary party meeting being held

A meeting of the parliamentary party of the main opposition party CPN (UML) is scheduled to be held today. The meeting convened for 11 a.m. today will discuss the impeachment registered against Chief Justice Cholendra Shamsher JB Rana at the Federal Parliament Secretariat. UML has already decided to oppose the impeachment motion filed by Congress, CPN-Maoist Center, and CPN (Unified …

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UML will boycott the all-party meeting convened by the Speaker

The main opposition party CPN-UML is set to boycott the all-party meeting convened by Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota on Monday. After the impeachment was registered, Speaker Sapkota convened an all-party meeting to form an impeachment advisory committee. CPN-UML leader and MP Sher Bahadur Tamang said that UML would boycott the all-party meeting convened by the speaker.  “UML will not attend …

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UML prepares to bring an impeachment motion against four judges

CPN-UML is preparing to file an impeachment motion against four judges. UML is preparing to file an impeachment motion against judges Deepak Kumar Karki, Mira Khadka, Ishwar Khatiwada, and Ananda Mohan Bhattarai. UML has called a meeting of the parliamentary parties at 11 am today to discuss the impeachment motion. A UML official told news channels that the signatures of …

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Meeting between UML Chairman Oli and Pakistani Ambassador

On Sunday, Pakistan’s Ambassador to Nepal Syed Haider Shah reached Oli’s residence in Balkot to meet UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli. The embassy informed that they have come to meet Oli to further strengthen the bilateral relations between Nepal and Pakistan. During the meeting, Ambassador Shah recalled the role played by Oli when he was the Prime Minister in advancing …

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Speaker Sapkota calls an all-party meeting

Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota has called an all-party meeting. Following the recent political developments, Speaker Sapkota has convened the all-party meeting to discuss the issue. According to Speaker’s Press Expert Shridhar Neupane, an all-party meeting was called on Monday at 2 p.m. According to him, the meeting will be held at the Parliament Secretariat at Singha Durbar. Muna Chand

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Chief Justice Rana suspended after registration of impeachment

Chief Justice Cholendra Shamsher Rana has been suspended after the impeachment motion was registered in the Parliament Secretariat. According to Article 101 (6) of the Constitution of Nepal, Rana has been suspended. A total of 98 lawmakers from the ruling Nepali Congress, the Maoist Center, and the Unified Socialists filed the indictment against Rana on Sunday morning. MPs Gagan Thapa, …

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The Meeting of the House of Representatives adjourned till Wednesday

The meeting of the House of Representatives convened for Monday has been postponed for two days. The Parliament Secretariat issued a notice on Sunday stating that the meeting convened for February 14 has been fixed for February 16. During a meeting among Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ and CPN (Unified Socialist) Chairman …

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