With parliament blocked and polls stuck, Kathmandu looks adrift
Millions of Nepalese on May 14 voted in the country’s first local-level polls in two decades as Nepal took a crucial step towards cementing democracy amid political turmoil.
The willingness of the Maoist chief, Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’, to step down from office on Wednesday in deference to an agreement reached at the time he took power is, therefore, unusual.
Janusz Adam Adamski, the Polish climber had posted on Facebook that he had summited the world’s highest peak via the northern route in Tibet before descending on the southern side into Nepal.
Kanchhi Maya Tamang is the first Tamang woman from Nepal to scale the 8,848-metre peak.
CJ Karki, who is to retire on June 10, due to her age, has not held any bench since but has assigned cases to benches as usual.
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Sherchan, who began his journey from Kathmandu on April 16, died at 5.14 pm local time while climbing.
The issue of crowding on Mount Everest had been a topic of discussion in 2012 as well
There is an attempt to blame India for the current instability by those who sided with the monarchy 11 years ago
CPN-UML activists clashed with police, protesting against the Constitution amendment bill to meet the demands of Madhesis and other ethnic groups.
“The matter has been raised by both the Governments of Nepal and Bhutan as well. The government is considering the matter and the RBI will remain in touch with their counterparts in Nepal and Bhutan,” he said.
Nepalese PM Prachanda’s close aides said the proposal will address concerns of both Madhesi and Tharu communities.
Thapa will attend the convocation of the South Asian University in New Delhi on Saturday.
CPN-Maoist faction, led by Netra Bikram Chand, were behind the protest to press for the release of their jailed cadres.