Constitutional bench to adjudicate Nepal's House dissolution case

The constitutional bench of Nepal's Supreme Court led by Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana today ruled that cases field against the dissolution of the House of Representatives would be heard by the same bench continuously from Sunday

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Nepal should pursue a country-wise trade promotion strategy, study says

A task force formed to plan Nepal’s response to the changing dynamics of global commerce and utilise the free trade privileges given to the least developed countries has recommended adopting a country-wise trade promotion strategy and sorting out obstacles through bilateral talks

Dahal faction asks Nepal Election Commission to halt preparation

The Dahal-Nepal faction of Nepal’s split ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) asked the country’s Election Commission to halt preparations for the general elections scheduled for April 30 and May 10, citing the pending cases against the house dissolution in the apex court

Construction of Nepal’s largest solar power project gains speed

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House dissolution a 'political issue', not 'constitutional': Nepal PM Oli

Addressing the upper house of parliament, Nepal Prime Minister on Sunday defended his decision to dissolve the lower house, terming it a “political issue,” not constitutional

Nepal PM Oli resorting to vituperation turns the conversation ugly and nasty

Ever since the Nepal Communist Party has split, as an impact of the dissolution of the House of Representatives, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has emerged as something of a kvetch, constantly attacking those who oppose him

Nepal PM Oli's supporters hit streets in Kathmandu

Supporters of Nepal’s Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Saturday hit the streets in Kathmandu, demanding five more years for their leader in the upcoming general election, The Himalayan Post

Four former Nepal chief justices deem PM’s house dissolution move unconstitutional

Four former Chief Justices of the Supreme Court today stated that Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s move of dissolution of House of Representatives was an unconstitutional act

Concerns raised about foreign investment in Nepal's agriculture

In December 2017, the National Planning Commission held a discussion with Qatari officials on short- and medium-term opportunities to export for Nepali agricultural produce to Qatar as countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council imposed a blockade on the natural gas-rich nation

Four former chief justices call house dissolution ‘unconstitutional’ in Nepal

Four former Supreme Court justices in Nepal called the Oli’s decision to dissolve the House of Representatives ‘unconstitutional,’ saying there is no article in the constitution that allows such action, reported The Himalayan Times

Nepal PM Oli confirms foreign minister's visit to India

Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday confirmed that Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali will visit India next week, The Himalayan Times reported



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