The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has yet to get rolling even two weeks after Sher Bahadur Deuba assumed office as the prime minister. As a result, there is a serious lack of information concerning pressing matters.
Frequent road accidents involving wildlife along the East-West Highway that traverses the protected areas in various places have threatened conservation efforts, in which the country in recent years has made significant strides.
The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has appealed for public support for the arrest of Tax Settlement Commission (TSC) Chairman LD Mahat and member Umesh Dhakal on the charge of granting tax exemption to various organisations.
Police on Thursday arrested Lok Bahadur Shahi, chairperson of the Nepal Ice Hockey Association and former general secretary of the All Nepal Football Association (Anfa), on charge of swindling Rs10 million of sportsmen.
Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has said the Election Commission does not function under the government’s pressure and with political bias as it is governed by its own laws and regulations.