Today’s national news in a nutshell


March 18, 2023


Today’s national news in a nutshell

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

10-party alliance agrees to go in favor of TRC bill and vote of confidence to Prime Minister Dahal

The meeting of the 10-party ruling coalition has decided to move ahead united in favor of the transitional justice management and Truth and Reconciliation Commission-related bills proposed by the government.

According to Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’s secretariat sources, the meeting of the ruling coalition held at the Prime Minister’s residence Baluwatar on Saturday evening has also agreed to present the bill in parliament tomorrow (Sunday).

Compliance and protection of the Constitution will be my main responsibility: President Paudel

President Ram Chandra Paudel has said that his main responsibility and duty is to protect the Constitution and abide by it.

Addressing the lawmakers invited to the tea party at Sheetal Niwas, President Paudel said that he is always aware of the expectations of the people.

National conference on rainwater harvesting to kick off on Sunday

A national conference with the theme of ‘Rainwater harvesting for conserving water and addressing the impacts of climate change’ is taking place in Kathmandu on March 19-20.

The two-day conference will be co-organized on the occasion of the World Water Day by the SmartWash Solutions and the WaterAid Nepal in coordination with the Ministry of Water Supply and collaboration with various organizations.

Electricity to be exported to Indian states via Bihar grid

A meeting of the Nepal-India Power Exchange Committee is to prepare a modality for power export from Nepal to other states of India through central transmission line via Bihar grid.

The 14th meeting of the Committee concluded on March 17 at New Delhi, India, decided to prepare the modality of power to be exported by Nepal within a month.

The meeting was co-chaired by Executive Director of the Nepal Electricity Authority, Kulman Ghising, and member of Power System member of the Central Electricity Authority of India, Ashok Kumar Rajput.

Sudurpaschim Govt to reward Airee and Sarki with Rs 200,000 each

The Sudurpaschim Province Government has decided to reward Dipendra Singh Airee and Bhim Sarki with Rs 200,000 in recognition of their outstanding contribution in the recently held ICC World Cup League II.

Nepal had registered an improbable win in the match held on March 16 against the UAE thereby making to the 2023 One-Day Men’s World Cup Qualifiers.

NC calls work execution committee meeting on Sunday

The Nepali Congress (NC) has called a meeting of the Central Work Execution Committee (CWEC) on Sunday.

According to Central Office Chief Secretary Krishna Prasad Paudel, NC meeting has been called at 10.30 am tomorrow (Sunday).