Stories Tagged 'Lawmakers'
As the government expedites the process to finalise the annual budget, members of the federal parliament have intensified their lobbying to double the budget for the Local Infrastructure Partnership Programme and revive the controversial Constituency Development Programme.full story »
Former Nepali Janata Dal lawmaker Gayatri Shah and her husband Rajesh Mahato have been arrested by the Metropolitan Police Range, Lalitpur, for leaving their Down syndrome newborn baby at Nepal Mediciti Hospital.full story »
At a time when the seven provinces are voicing serious discontent at the federal government, alleging that they were being stripped of their constitutional rights, lawmakers have also expressed serious concerns over the bill on Nepal Police and provincial police tabled at the House of Representatives.full story »
Having lawbreakers as lawmakers would be the biggest ironyfull story »
Lawmakers have earned notoriety for being unethical and shamelessfull story »
The resignation of Kathmandu-7 lawmaker Rambir Manandhar to create ground for Bamdev Gautam to contest the election has stirred fresh controversy in the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), which is beset with factional disputes.full story »