Pahad and Madhes are interlinked: PM

January 22, 2017 09:23 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said hilly region and the Madhes (southern flatland) are closely interlinked.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Major three political parties have agreed in principle on holding local level elections in the fourth week of April, 2017.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: President Bidya Devi Bhandari and Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' have congratulated and extended best wishes to the 45th President of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump, on his taking up the high office of the President.

PHIDIM, Jan 21: Limbuwan leaders have said that they will keep fighting until Limbuwan State is ensured in the Constitution.

BABIYACHAUR (Myagdi), Jan 21: CPN (UML) Secretary Pradeep Gyawali today said political agreement can be reached by putting amendment proposal on hold.

GORKHA, Jan 21: Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development Hitraj Pandey has said that the government was preparing for local poll. He added that the government was working out to hold the local election by the end of April.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: The Development Committee of parliament on Friday tabled a report on implementation of its decisions and directives given to government agencies in the House meeting.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Chairman of the parliament's development committee Rabindra Adhikari has alleged that the government and political parties were not serious about holding election even as the constitution clearly states the term of the current parliament.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Following complaints about poor implementation of the building code, the Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development (MoFALD) has asked the chief executive officers of all 22 municipalities in Kathmandu Valley to strictly enforce the National Building Code.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: The 23rd Asian Regional Conference of Interpol concluded Friday, launching a new project to identify and dismantle organized crime networks behind wildlife trafficking between Africa and Asia.