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Today’s national news in a nutshell

01 February 2023  

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KATHMANDU: Khabarhub brings to you a glimpse of major developments of the day in Nepal, including politics, business/economy, sports, entertainment, and more.

Promotion of right to information is to ensure good governance: PM

Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has said that good governance would be established in the society alongside a guarantee of people’s right to information. Promoting people’s right to information would create a new climate for development, he said today while receiving the annual report of the National Information Commission amid a function at the Office of Prime Minister and the Council of Ministers in Singhadurbar.

Lawmakers express concern over poor state of road networks

In a meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) today, lawmakers of different political parties drew the government’s attention to the dire need to upgrade roadways across the country.

NEPSE increases nominally on Wednesday, turnover shrinks to Rs 1.76 billion

The Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE), which fell for four days in a row, rose nominally on Wednesday. The stock market index NEPSE increased by 4.97 points to 2,116.66 points today.

PM Dahal and UML Chairman Oli hold talks in Baluwatar

Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda and CPN-UML President KP Sharma Oli held a meeting on Wednesday. The meeting between the two leaders took place amid a conflict that has surfaced lately between the ruling coalition partners.

Maoist Center’s SC meeting postponed

A meeting of the Maoist Center’s Standing Committee (SC) scheduled to be held on Wednesday afternoon has been postponed. Party leaders said that the meeting was postponed due to the busy schedule of Prime Minister and Maoist Center Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda.

Baglung-Pokhara road section to remain off for 8 hours a day

The Baglung-Pokhara section of the Mid Hill Highway is to be closed for eight hours a day citing the upgradation of the road. Vehicles along the route would remain off the road in the Baglung-Pokhara section as the road widening campaign is expedited, the Mid Hill Highway Project said. According to the Project, the road would remain closed from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm and 9:00 pm to 1:00 am every day.

Swiss Ambassador calls on Foreign Minister Paudyal

Ambassador of Switzerland to Nepal Elisabeth von Capeller has called on Foreign Minister Dr Bimala Rai Paudyal today at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Singhadurbar. During the meeting matters of bilateral cooperation including the activities under Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC) were discussed, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs wrote in its official Twitter account.

USAID Administrator Samantha Power to Travel to Nepal

United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Samantha Power is visiting Nepal in early February. While in Nepal, Power will meet with civil society leaders, community groups, students, businesses, and government officials to discuss Nepal’s efforts and achievements in becoming a more democratic, prosperous, inclusive, and resilient country.

Madhes province: Cabinet expansion in limbo

The cabinet expansion has made no headways in the Madhes province. The task has not made any progress even after three weeks of the formation of a four-member cabinet with Saroj Kumar Yadav as the Chief Minister of the province.

Publish Date : 01 February 2023 22:19 PM

US President Biden ends reelection bid; endorses Vice President Harris

WASHINGTON DC: U.S. President Joe Biden on Sunday stunningly ended

Today’s foreign currency exchange rates

KATHMANDU: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has fixed the exchange rates

Challenges facing PM Oli despite two-thirds confidence vote

KATHMANDU: Prime Minister (PM) KP Oli secured a decisive two-thirds

Dedicated and trunk line controversy: PM Oli stands firmly by industrialists

KATHMANDU: Prime Minister (PM) KP Oli has vocally supported industrialists

Today’s national news in a nutshell

Khabarhub brings you a glimpse of major developments of the