Stories Tagged 'Parliament'
The secrecy surrounding the Media Council bill has given rise to fears of more sanctions on press freedoms, as existing laws are already being used to stifle journalists and the media.full story »
A day before the start of the budget session of Parliament earlier this week, the opposition Nepali Congress discussed in its Parliamentary Party meeting how the KP Sharma Oli administration had made a series of decisions without any consultations. full story »
The decision to form the sub-committee came after the students from Gandaki Medical College led an outcry and after questions were raised by the lawmakers in Parliament in regards to the extra fees being charged by medical colleges.full story »
The main opposition Nepali Congress has lashed out at the Bill on Work, Responsibility and Rights of National Security Council that was registered at Parliament last week, saying that the proposed legislation is against the democratic norms and the spirit of the constitution.full story »
Under pressure from Madhesi parties, Parliament on Wednesday issued a ruling to the government to immediately make public the High-Level Probe Commission’s report, led by Girish Chandra Lal, former justice at the Supreme Court. full story »
Perpetual absenteeism has severely affected the business in Parliamentfull story »