According to media reports in Nepal, the NRB delegation sought an exchange facility, where Nepal citizens could turn in old notes of up to Rs 25,000.
In both cases, the Supreme Court reversed its own judgment given a couple of years ago, citing “grave error in justice” as the reason for entertaining respective appeals.
Cordial relations with Nepal’s army is crucial to Indian and Chinese diplomacy.
The meeting also comes at a time when the Supreme Court faces criticism over the appointment of judges with political background after recommendation of their respective parties.
The dismissal followed a spat between Nepal PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda” and Gyawali holding each other responsible for the slow pace of work.
Former king’s statement has muddied the political waters
The Parliament was adjourned for the second week in a row as the Communist Party has been obstructing it.
Dahal, in consultation with the main parties, announced that the local bodies number and boundaries will remain the same as they were 20 years ago when election last took place under the 1991 constitution.
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The main opposition, Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist Leninist and the RPP-N combining against the constitution amendment bill, on the other hand, will defeat the bill that may lead to the fall of the government.
Speaking at a programme in Dang, Prachanda said he will not buckle under Opposition pressure.
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On Thursday, Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal's every attempt to cajole and convince Front leaders failed.
Nepal govt moved bill to meet Madhesi demands.
A section of the university administration opposed the move saying ‘university land’ can not be leased out to anyone for more than 10 years.
Dr KC is better known in the capital and urban areas for intermittent fasts --- now the tenth in the past five years--seeking corruption free medical education.
He was also critical of certain external donors and international NGOs who were involved in what he said was “instigating and defaming” the Nepalese army by “linking it with a certain religion and community”.
It is the Himalayan nation’s first UNESCO heritage world site to have been repaired after the earthquake.
The unified party will leave the issue of whether to back the restoration of the constitutional monarchy or accept republic Nepal to the delegate session that will take place soon.
Only politicians have been beneficiaries of the decade-old peace accord.
There is no official estimate of how much Indian currency is in circulation in Nepal, but the fact that it is freely acceptable and convertible in Nepal.
The issue of the cost borne by the exchequer for expensive treatment of politicians, cutting across their political leanings, has been an issue of contention the past few months.
Nepal’s PM is struggling to balance India and China. Resentments are building within
The order comes at a time when he is facing an impeachment motion in Parliament on multiple grounds.
The government had hoped India would “welcome” the statute promulgated 14 months ago during President Pranab Mukherjee’s visit.
The two Presidents talked of history, civilisation, culture, geography, and the proximity between the people of the two countries – all of which bring them uniquely closer.
President Pranab Mukherjee said the common challenges would necessitate an environment of peace and security in the region and beyond.
Pranab Mukherjee is seen to have played a key role in Nepal and he could build on that during his upcoming visit to that country.
For over a week, Kathmandu has been agog with news of the impeachment of the man heading Nepal’s top anti-corruption body.
Prachanda said Karki had undermined the government’s authority by announcing actions “against me when I was away on a state visit to India in mid-September”.
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Constitution delinks religion from politics without engaging the people.
Karki had offended many politicians in the past and now civil society organisations, especially the rich ones, were feeling vulnerable.
The House, with an effective strength of 596, will require two-third majority endorsing it for adoption of the motion for impeachment.
Just before Dahal’s Delhi trip, clear indications had come from the Chinese side that the much-anticipated visit of President Xi would not take place either on his way to or return from the BRICS meet in Goa.
Dashain has all along been a religious, cultural and social occasion for Nepal , but this time it gave a loud political message as well.