Friday, Feb 03, 2023

Cholendra Shumsher Rana


Day after surviving impeachment move, Nepal CJ says put under house arrest

September 19, 2022 1:14 am

The development came a day after Rana survived a move to remove him from office as the House of Representatives, which was due to hear an impeachment motion against him, ended its term Saturday. Nepal is headed for a general election on November 20.

Parliament committee recommends impeaching CJ Rana

September 17, 2022 11:53 pm

As per the letter to Parliament Secretariat , the current House will end its session from the midnight of Sept 17. The process of submitting the list of candidates under the proportional representation system will begin on Sunday.

Chief Justice of Nepal faces impeachment motion

February 14, 2022 8:36 am

Nepal’s judiciary, which has largely been under the control or influence of political parties, especially in the past 15 years, has been a victim of political onslaught and extreme action by parliament at times.

Business stalled for 3rd day in Nepal SC; Chief Justice refuses to step down

October 27, 2021 12:02 am

Denying allegations that he pushed for his relative to be inducted into the recently formed Cabinet, Rana asked fellow judges if they had any other reason for demanding his resignation.

Nepal’s Chief Justice says will stop allocating cases to benches at his discretion

October 25, 2021 4:20 am

Cholendra Shumsher Rana is likely to face an impeachment motion in parliament amid controversy regarding his interactions with politicians and allegations that he pushed for a family member to be on Nepal’s council of ministers.