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.
Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka Prachanda resigned from his post on Wednesday during his live address on live television
CJ Karki is believed to have told President Bhandari that she was not feeling well and therefore would not be able to administer the oath scheduled in the President's office.
India is likely to come to terms with Nepal joining China’s Belt and Road Initiative
Legislators accuse Karki of playing 'favouritism' in constituting the bench for this issue, and fast tracking it while a similar case is pending before the court for the past three years.
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.
The understanding was reached after the two removed former Prime Minister K P Oli from power in August.
Their donations — constituting The Indian Express Citizens’ Relief Fund — resulted in the purchase of critical medical equipment worth Nepal Rs 1.2 crore for hospitals in some of the worst earthquake-hit areas.
71% turnout; 1 killed in police firing
UN special rapporteur’s intervention in the impeachment issue is uncalled for
Experts in China warned that India may be isolated in the region, despite its considerable influence, in the years ahead, if its stance on ties with China continued.
Impending impeachment of the chief justice inaugurates a new crisis.
Under Nepal’s constitution, a motion for impeachment moved by not less than one-fourth of the total membership of the House leads to the suspension of the person holding the constitutional position.
In 2012 March, Supreme Court Chief Justice Khil Raj Regmi also became the Prime Minister heading an 'electoral government' that had ministers from political parties.
The day, in 2006, when India lost Nepal’s trust
The motion comes five weeks before she is to demit office on grounds of age.
Nepal President Bhandari’s Delhi visit did little to address the trust deficit
The minister straight away moved to the rostrum to respond to the point, and left the House immediately.
on Nepali New Year on April 14, 55 Mushahar families in Bardibas, at least 195 km from Kathmandu, were given houses in a special ceremony under an initiative by a couple.
The government was careful enough not to let the court come in between its decision regarding the new appointment and its execution.
PM Dahal gets a mouthful from the powers that be in China
Given Dahal's compulsion to have the numerical strength in Parliament, he has to retain both the Nepali Congress – Nidhi’s party -- as well as the RPP headed by Thapa.
Adityanath’s long opposition to the ‘red revolution’ has many takers in Nepal
Chang, told his Nepali counterpart Balkrishna Khand on Thursday that China would provide heavy equipment and other logistics for the Nepal army on UN peacekeeping missions as well as for disaster management.
Adityanath is heir to the history and legacy of the Gorakhnath Peeth that has long believed in militant involvement in politics as a means to achieving its religious and ideological ends.
China’s response to border problems with Nepal is in contrast to India’s postures
Yogi Adityanath's take over as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh has triggered speculations in Nepal, that does not normally happen in the case of other chief ministers.
Dr. Bhattarai quit the Maoist Partly nearly fourteen months ago, but his role in human right violation and killing of political opponents during the year of insurgency, frequently dominate in the social media debates.
An Indian Ambassador wields considerable clout in Nepal but of late that has visibly cost India the trust and respect of its neighbour.
“Instead of rewarding the security officials and the chief of district administration for the restrain they showed, their transfer by the government was condemnable act which amounts to endorsing the act of Morcha,” they said.
The clash makes the possibility of local bodies election taking place as scheduled on May 14 uncertain.
The US Human Rights report is the first by any international institution questioning independence and fairness of the courts in Nepal.
The pledge made by the international investors is seen as a welcome sign by the host government
Donors, international agencies are blamed for fuelling secessionist demands.
Parties are pulling in different directions while a Maoist group threatens violence
Another state institution slips as lawyers quit over judicial appointments.