Khil Raj Regmi resigns as Nepal chief justice

The chairman of Nepal`s interim government Khil Raj Regmi on Tuesday resigned as chief justice, a day after his spell as head of state ended with the election of Sushil Koirala as prime minister.

Nepal lawmakers take oath of office

Newly-elected members of the Assembly that will draft a Constitution aimed at ending years of political turmoil in Nepal were sworn-in at the Parliament Building.

Steady year for India-Nepal ties despite political instability

Nepal`s ties with India witnessed steady growth in 2013 despite political instability which persisted even after Assembly Elections as no party could secure an absolute majority to form the new government.

Political deadlock in Nepal over constitution drafting body meeting

Nepal has entered into a new political deadlock as the government and the president`s Office are at odds over calling the first meeting of the Constituent Assembly (CA), Xinhua reported Saturday citing official sources.

26 people arrested for anti-poll campaign in Nepal

Twenty-six activists from the breakaway faction of Unified CPN-Maoist were detained in Nepal on Wednesday for allegedly distributing pamphlets asking the public to boycott the November 19 Constituent Assembly polls.

Nepal to probe exploitation of workers in Qatar: Regmi

Chairman of the election government, Khil Raj Regmi has said Nepal is very serious about the issue concerning Nepalese migrant workers facing various kinds of exploitations and difficulties in Qatar.

Nepal`s govt to hold polls fearless, peaceful manner: Regmi

Nepal said it has made full preparations to conduct the key Constituent Assembly elections in a "fearless and peaceful" manner and warned any attempt to disrupt it would be dealt with strongly.

Regmi refuses to step down as Nepal`s chief justic

Despite pressure from opposition parties, Khil Raj Regmi, the head of Nepal`s interim government, has refused to resign as the chief justice of the Supreme Court.

Nepal`s government calls protesting parties for talks

Nepal`s election government led by Khil Raj Regmi has invited CPN-Maoist, the breakaway faction of UCPN-Maoist, and its allies for talks following their opposition to the upcoming polls.

“Demand for Regmi to quit ploy to foil polls”

Demanding the resignation of Head of Nepal`s interim election government is a conspiracy to foil the Constituent Assembly polls,a senior Madhesi leader said.

Nepal`s fringe parties launch protest against election govt

Traffic was halted for an hour in Kathmandu as two dozen fringe parties including the CPN-Maoist staged a sit-in around the Secretariat.

Ex-US President Carter meets Nepal leader Regmi

Former US president Jimmy Carter met the Chairman of Nepal`s interim election government, Khil Raj Regmi.

Nepal govt accords top priority to polls, says Home Minister

Nepal`s HM has said that new interim election govt headed by CJ accords top priority towards conducting polls to Constituent Assembly at earliest.

Top judge sworn-in as Nepal PM, polls by June 21

Chief Justice Khil Raj Regmi was sworn-in as Nepal`s new Prime Minister to head an interim government that will hold elections by June 21.

Chief Justice likely to be sworn in as Nepal PM tonight

Ending months of political deadlock, Nepal`s four major political parties have reached a deal to form an election government as the thorny issues were resolved during a marathon meeting.