Fertiliser crisis could spell economic disaster, experts warn

https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/12/03/fertiliser-crisis-could-spell-economic-disaster-experts-warn Remittance has dropped for the straight third month. Tourists are not coming. The foreign exchange reserve is depleting at a faster pace. A large amount of paddy crop was destroyed by October’s unseasonal rainfall. Inflation rate is on the higher trend. The country is seeing a liquidity crunch. What do all these indicate? Nepal’s… Continue reading Fertiliser crisis could spell economic disaster, experts warn

Supreme Court turns the page with lottery system, but will the crisis end?

https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/12/01/supreme-court-turns-the-page-with-lottery-system-but-will-the-crisis-end Supreme Court justices resumed regular hearings of all kinds of cases on Wednesday, more than a month after they started boycotting benches in protest against Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher Rana. Of the 19 justices at the Supreme Court, 18 returned to the benches after a lottery system was introduced on Wednesday to decide which… Continue reading Supreme Court turns the page with lottery system, but will the crisis end?

Top court resumes business from today after over a month of crisis

https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/12/01/top-court-resumes-business-from-today-after-over-a-month-of-crisis Supreme Court justices are set to return to their job fully from Wednesday as the top court is adopting a lottery system to prepare the cause list, in a major departure in Nepal’s judiciary that snatches away the chief justice’s prerogative to assign cases to justices. One of the demands of the justices when… Continue reading Top court resumes business from today after over a month of crisis

Locals in Rudhi village facing acute food crisis for eight years – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/locals-in-rudhi-village-facing-acute-food-crisis-for-eight-years BAJURA, NOVEMBER 29 Locals at Rudhi village of Swamikartik Khapar Rural Municipality, Bajura, have been facing acute food crisis for the past eight years. As many as 156 families are facing this problem. Bir Bahadur Karki, a local, said they had been facing acute food shortage after dry landslides destroyed the irrigation channel eight… Continue reading Locals in Rudhi village facing acute food crisis for eight years – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Parties mum on judiciary crisis, but lawyers affiliated to them speak up

https://kathmandupost.com/1/2021/11/04/parties-mum-on-judiciary-crisis-but-lawyers-affiliated-to-them-speak-up When the Nepal Bar Association finalised its first phase of struggle against Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher Rana, its leadership had to struggle a lot. There already was strong opposition within. However, its leadership managed to take a decision on the first phase of the struggle, which started from Sunday, with a firm position that… Continue reading Parties mum on judiciary crisis, but lawyers affiliated to them speak up

Prime minister tells lawyers he will try to seek a solution to the judiciary crisis

https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/11/26/prime-minister-tells-lawyers-he-will-try-to-seek-a-solution-to-the-judiciary-crisis Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said he would hold talks with his coalition partners to find a solution to the ongoing standoff in the judiciary. The prime minister said so during a meeting with the representatives of the Nepal Bar Association, the umbrella organisation of lawyers across the country, which has been demanding… Continue reading Prime minister tells lawyers he will try to seek a solution to the judiciary crisis

Economy Battles Liquidity Crisis: Deposit Squeezed Down 35.31 Arba in Kartik, Lending Stretched Up 36.12 Arba – |

https://www.sharesansar.com/newsdetail/economy-battles-liquidity-crisis-deposit-squeezed-down-3531-in-kartik-lending-stretched-up-3612-2021-11-19 The elaborate report on the trend of deposit and lending in the nation’s commercial banks has been unveiled. This is the data reported as of Kartik. Commercial banks have reported a total of 35.31 Arba squeeze in the total deposit collected in Kartik compared to the data reported in Ashwin. NIC Asia Bank Limited… Continue reading Economy Battles Liquidity Crisis: Deposit Squeezed Down 35.31 Arba in Kartik, Lending Stretched Up 36.12 Arba – |

Europe’s COVID crisis pits vaccinated against unvaccinated – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/europes-covid-crisis-pits-vaccinated-against-unvaccinated BRUSSELS, NOVEMBER 20 This was supposed to be the Christmas in Europe where family and friends could once again embrace holiday festivities and one another. Instead, the continent is the global epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic as cases soar to record levels in many countries. With infections spiking again despite nearly two years of… Continue reading Europe’s COVID crisis pits vaccinated against unvaccinated – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper