Beijing has said it will pursue high-level political exchanges with Nepal, revealing that President Bidya Devi Bhandari would visit China in April next year at the invitation of her Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.
The Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee has formed a seven-member sub-panel to look into the alleged financial irregularities in the procurement of two wide-body aircraft by the Nepal Airlines Corporation.
The Nepali Congress (NC) has questioned the commitment of the Nepal Communist Party-led government to democracy, saying that the KP Oli government has been acting against the spirit of the constitution ever since coming to power.
A three-member team, con-sisting of joint secretaries from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has started probing the allegation of human traf-ficking against Nepali Ambassador to Australia Lucky Sherpa.
Leaders of the main opposition Nepali Congress have agreed to increase the number of officer bearers and mem-bers of its Central Working Committee in what is considered to be a temporary truce between the rival factions in the party.