PHC confirms Om Prakash Mishra as new CJ

The Parliamentary Hearing Committee (PHC) today has unanimously endorsed Om Prakash Mishra for his appointment as new chief justice (CJ) of the Supreme Court (SC). The Committee conducted hearings on complaints filed against Mishra before giving its approval to appoint him as the CJ, according to Committee Coordinator, Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal lawmaker Laxman Lal Karna
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Six people including the pilot died when Altitude Air helicopter crashed at Mailung Pakha in Meghang Rural Municipality, Nuwakot district, on Saturday morning. The missing helicopter with seven people on board was found crashed in a gorge near Mailung Pakha later in the afternoon. The chopper went missing while returning to Kathmandu from Samagaun in
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Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has reiterated the government’s commitment to ending poverty in the next five years. In his address to the AGM of Oli Clan Revolving Fund and the prize distribution ceremony held today at the Prime Minister’s official residence, Baluwatar, the PM viewed that Nepalis were pushed into poverty due to weaknesses
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Hindus in the country are collecting kush, a holy grass used while performing various holy rituals as Shraddha [holy rituals remembering the departed ancestors] and religious rituals, across the country today. There is a religious belief that keeping kush cut by priests and anointed with sacred verses or mantras in the house brings wellbeing to
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peaking at a programme ogranised by the Ministry of Law in Singh Dubar on Friday, PM Oli clarified that the government is ready to correct the mistakes in the Criminal Code and Criminal Procedures Code that came into effect from Friday (August 17). “This law is for us, this is for establishing the system. The
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The Himalaya Drug Company launched its specialized skin care products, Youth ETERNITY on Sunday, August 12. The Youth ETERNITY is a range of creams is formulated from the rare edelweiss plant using the breakthrough plant stem-cell technology, the company said in a statement. During the product launch, Dr Aparna Shah, an acclaimed dermatologist, highlighted the
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A total of 17 new buses were launched on the New Bus Park –Gongabu–Dillibazaar–Sinamangal–Airport route in Kathmandu on Monday, replacing the microbuses and tempos. Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Management Raghubir Mahaseth inaugurated the operation of the new buses on the route amidst a function organised today. All 17 new buses launched today are
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The practice of using cement and reinforcement bars to construct ‘pakki ghar’ is rife everywhere, including in hills and mountains, which is not going to contribute to sustainable development. We are ignoring local resources as we rebuild Illustration: Ratna Sagar Shrestha/THT The idea of sustainable constructions seems to be getting buried into concrete reinforcement. Up above
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Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and medical activist Dr Govinda KC held a meeting today at the former’s official residence in Baluwatar to discuss the implementation of the recent nine-point agreement signed between the government and Dr KC. According to Dr KC’s aide Pritam Subedi, the discussion went around for nearly two hours. “At the
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Share market transaction as well as NEPSE index both suffered a decline this week, with the total transaction failing to each even one billion rupees. During the week, shares of 181 companies were traded with the transaction of Rs. 918.7 million rupees. A total of 3.64 million shares were traded and the total transaction amount
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