September 16, 2021, Thursday

Politics

Replacement bill stuck in the parliament, govt expenditure to be affected for few days

Replacement bill stuck in the parliament, govt expenditure to be affected for few days

KATHMANDU: Government expenditure is most likely to be cut off from Wednesday after the House of Representatives failed to finalize the budget replacement bill on Tuesday. As per the situation, the government can only collect taxes but not spend it as the replacement bill is stuck in the parliament. There is a provision that the…

UML Chair Oli brands Prachanda a “deceitful leader”

UML Chair Oli brands Prachanda a “deceitful leader”

JHAPA: CPN-UML Chairman KP Oli came down heavily on Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda” for being a deceitful leader. Addressing a gathering of party cadres at Birtamod in Jhapa Tuesday, Chairman Oli branded Prachanda “traitorous leader” despite being a good father, a good uncle, and a good father-in-law. “In fact, Madhav Nepal did not…

  • PM Modi to visit US to attend Quad summit

    PM Modi to visit US to attend Quad summit

    NEW DELHI: India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit the US to attend the Quad Leader’s Summit and the high-level segment of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). PM Modi will attend the Leaders’ Summit of the Quadrilateral...

  • UML to obstruct parliament today as well

    UML to obstruct parliament today as well

    KATHMANDU: The CPN-UML has decided not to obstruct the parliament until Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota dismisses 14 lawmakers earlier suspended by the party. UML boycotted the all-party meeting convened by Speaker Sapkota on Monday. The UML party had earlier registered...

  • HoR meeting taking place at 1 pm today

    HoR meeting taking place at 1 pm today

    KATHMANDU: A meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) is taking place at 1 pm today. According to the Federal Parliament Secretariat, Finance Minister Janardan Sharma will table a proposal as to the Appropriation Bill, 2078 BS for endorsement. Similarly,...

  • All-party meeting convened by the Speaker underway

    All-party meeting convened by the Speaker underway

    KATHMANDU: An all-party meeting convened by Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota has begun at Lhotse Hall of the Federal Parliament Building, New Baneshwor. According to sources, the meeting called by the Speaker is attended by Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, CPN-Maoist...

  • Try to woo UML: Senior leaders advise Speaker Sapkota

    Try to woo UML: Senior leaders advise Speaker Sapkota

    KATHMANDU: The leaders of the parliamentary party in the House of Representatives have suggested Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota to woo the main opposition CPN-UML and bring them into the dialogue. After UML continuously chanted slogans in the parliament and obstructed...

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