Govt set to name provincial capitals, governors
KATHMANDU, Sep 26: Two years after the new constitution came into effect, the government is all set to announce temporary provincial capitals under the new federal setup. The high-powered Federal Administration Restructuring Committee formed by the government has recommended 15 cities out of which the seven provincial capitals will be chosen.
Govt recommended to appoint non-political person for Provincial Governor
Govt recommended to appoint non-political person for Provincial Governor
KATHMANDU, Sept 23: Government has been recommended apolitical figure to be appointed as Governor of provinces.
Protesting doctors urged to pull out agitation
Protesting doctors urged to pull out agitation
KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Government has urged protesting doctors to withdraw their protest of shutting all health institutions across the country.
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Govt told to scrap decision to award Budhi Gandaki to Chinese firm

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