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Today’s national news in a nutshell

20 January 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.

Communist forces should move united: PM Dahal

Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has reiterated on the need to make a single center comprising genuine communist parties of Nepal. Speaking to Nepal Communist Party (Bahumat) leader Dharmendra Bastola at the Prime Minister’s office in Singha Durbar on Friday, the Prime Minister stressed on the need to unite all political parties following genuine communist ideology.

RSP’s Magar registers nomination for HoR Deputy Speaker

The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has fielded Indira Rana Magar as its candidate for Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR). Indira Rana Magar, RSP parliamentarian, registered her candidacy for the Deputy Speaker on behalf of the ruling coalition. She registered her candidacy at the Federal Parliament Secretariat on Friday afternoon.

Speaker Ghimire takes oath before President

Newly-elected Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR), Devraj Ghimire, took an oath of office and secrecy before President Bidya Devi Bhandari amidst a ceremony at the Office of the President, Sheetal Niwas, Friday.

Maoist Center leader Pun discharged

Deputy General Secretary of the CPN (Maoist Center) and former Minister Barsha Man Pun has been discharged from the hospital. He was admitted to the Lalitpur-based Sumeru Hospital for jaundice. He would constantly be under the care of doctors.

PM Dahal pledges to enhance capacity of Organ Transplant Center

Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has pledged to expand the capacities of the Shahid Dharmabhakta National Transplant Center- SDNTC (Human Organ Transplant Center- HOTC). In his address to a special ceremony organised to mark the transplant of 1000 kidneys by the Center today, the Prime Minister said this.

Khumbu receives tourists even in off-season

The Khumbu area in Solukhumbu district has received a good number of tourists even during this time of off-season. The winter period is considered as an off-season for tourism in the Khumbu area. In the past three days, a total of 95 tourists visit the Khumbu region, according to a report of the Sagarmatha National Park.

Snowfall affects life in Humla

Humla district has witnessed a snowfall from last night, the first of its kind in this winter. In previous years, the district used to receive snowfall from December. The locals in the district headquarters of Simkot have been enjoying the snowfall that occurred after a long gap.

NC fields Mukta Yadav as Deputy Speaker of HoR

Nepali Congress (NC) has fielded Mukta Kumari Yadav for the post of Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR). NC Chief Whip Ramesh Lekhak said that Yadav was going to be the party’s candidate for the Deputy Speaker in the election to be held on Saturday.

Speaker announces his dissociation with party

Speaker Devraj Ghimire has announced his dissociation with all responsibilities related to the CPN (UML). Issuing a press release today, the newly-elected Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR) Ghimire said that he has removed himself of all responsibilities of the party for carrying out works independently and fairly.

Publish Date : 20 January 2023 22:04 PM

Government forms five committees in Council of Ministers

KATHMANDU: The government has established five committees within the Council

Khotang achieves record 168 metric tonnes of Litchi production

KHOTANG: Khotang district has achieved a record production of 168

Why are Bangladesh students protesting government job quotas?

DHAKA: Violence in Bangladesh has killed more than 30 people

Kaligandaki Corridor reopens after two-week landslide disruption

BAGLUNG: Vehicular movement along the Kaligandaki corridor has resumed today

19 more die in Bangladesh clashes as student protesters try to impose ‘complete shutdown’

DHAKA: Police in Bangladesh clashed with student protesters attempting to