Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun has asserted that forging partnership between government and private sector was essential to develop and promote the energy sector of the country. Inaugurating the second Himalayan Hydro Expo here today, Vice-President Pun pointed out the need to reforms at policy level and make the energy policy relevant to the changing times. Stating that the
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that the expectations of the people to accelerate development projects were on rise with the political stability. Taking questions from MPs in the question-answer session that has started for the first time in line with the provision of the Parliament Regulations in the meeting of the House of Representatives today
The Parliamentary Hearing Committee under the House of Representatives today has endorsed the names of two proposed ambassadors. Today's meeting of the Committee chaired by its president Laxman Lal Karna unanimously approved the name of Deepak Adhikari, proposed ambassador to France and proposed ambassador to Thailand Ganesh Prasad Dhakal. Adhikari and Dhakal are currently serving as Joint-Secretary
Chairman of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has said that Constitution of Nepal has provisions that have empowered the citizens. At a programme in Bagmati Rural Municipality in Makawanpur district on Wednesday, the former prime minister claimed that ours is one of the best constitutions in the world.
Makawanpurgadhi Rural Municipality in Hetauda is all set to welcome President Bidya Devi Bhandari on January 24. Organizing a press meet here today, Rural Municipality Chairperson Bidur Humagain shared that all preparations had been completed to receive President Bhandari for the ‘victory celebrations’ as a chief guest. Humagain was of confidence that the event would be grand
Nepali Congress central committee member Nabindra Raj Joshi has demanded that the Province-2 government immediately make public the reality behind the province government minister for economic affairs’ beating the ministry’s secretary. Joshi made this demand while addressing a news conference organized by Nepal Press Union Dhanusha Chapter here today.
Nepali Congress leader and former Finance Minister Dr Ramsharan Mahat said the period of former Prime Minister the late Girija Prasad Koirala marked the beginning of modernisation in Nepal. During the party cadres’ meeting at Birendranagar, the capital of Karnali province today, leader Mahat claimed it is the NC, especially party former President and Prime Minister Koirala (who served
Former Prime Minister and Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has asserted that any member of the indigenous nationalities community could not get their identity at mercy. At a Lhosar celebration organized by Li:La Phang (Ghale Samaj) Central Committee at Dhadingbesi in Dhading today, leader Dahal assured that he will make utmost effort
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said the government is in the process of building a 'safe' nation. In a message issued today morning on the occasion of the '21st National Earthquake Safety Day', he said "We are into a campaign to construct safe housing, school buildings and settlements. We will build all structures that are earthquake resilient."
A visiting delegation of the Communist Party of China (CPC) today called on Nepal Communist Party (NCP)'s senior leader and former Prime Minister Jhalanath Khanal. During the meeting took place at Khanal's residence at local Dallu, both sides discussed the matters relating to the country's latest political developments and the relations existing between Nepal's communist parties
Parliament Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara has expressed his full support for bringing the required legal reforms for the development of the tourism sector. Addressing a programme organized on the occasion of the 52nd annual general meeting of Nepal Association of Tour and Travel Agents (NATTA) here today, he said the tourism sector has made a significant contribution
Former Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has urged the media persons to exert pressure on government for the action against the criminals, saying criminal activities like murder and rape are on rise in the country. At a news conference organised by Nepal Press Union here today
Chief Minister of Province No. 5 Shankar Pokharel has said that the province government has done far-reaching and historical job to establish the province. In his special address to the state assembly on Sunday, he said that the province government had to start everything from the scratch and adding that the province government has successfully moved
Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has said the status of the women is similar in Nepal and Pakistan. Launching a book 'Women Writing in Pakistan' held at Nepal Academy in the capital on Sunday, Minister Gyawali said the women had dual roles in household and outside.
Main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has refuted his alleged involvement in wide body aircraft procurement process. At a press conference here on Sunday, President Deuba, also the former Prime Minister, claimed that the procurement process in this connection was forwarded during the first premiership of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.
Nepal Communist Party Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the country has set a target to achieve economic prosperity through development works in 10 years. He said this while launching a collection of poems ‘Seto Fariya’ penned by Baba Basnet here today.
National Assembly chairman Ganesh Timilsina has said the national prosperity could be achieved through promotion of entrepreneurships in the country. At a function organized on the occasion of 36th annual general meeting (AGM), of the FNCCI Parbat chapter on Saturday, chair Timilsina argued that entrepreneurship and investment are key to generating employment opportuntieis to achieve the ultimate
Chairman of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has said that relation of politics and literature can ensure social transformation. Releasing a novel ‘Premil’ penned by Bhagawati Dhungel in the capital city on Saturday, the former Prime Minister said that the politics guides the issues motivated by the literature. “Art is needed to do politics.
Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara has pointed out sports as a field to produce healthy and skilled manpower. "Apart from improving athletes' health, sports are heightening pride of the country," he said while addressing the concluding programme of the New Diamond Cup National Women Volleyball Tournament here on Saturday.
Former President Dr Ram Baran Yadav has expressed sorrow over the growing level of pollution in the country alarmingly. At a discussion and welcome programme organized by Dang Chamber of Commerce and Industry here today, ex-President Dr Yadav urged the entrepreneurs to operate their industries keeping in mind the environmental conditions.