Tag: House of Representatives

Nepal House dissolution case: President Bhandari says Supreme Court cannot overturn her decision

Asserting that the House of Representatives was dissolved as per the constitutional provisions, Nepal’s President Bidya Devi Bhandari has told the Supreme Court that it...

Nepal’s Chief Justice forms Constitutional Bench to hear writ petitions against House dissolution

Nepal’s Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher Rana has picked four justices of the Supreme Court (SC) for the Constitutional Bench to hear the 30 writ petitions...

Nepal PM Oli, Opposition alliance stake claim to form govt amid uncertainty over signatures

Nepal’s political crisis took a dramatic turn on Friday as embattled Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli and the Opposition parties staked separate claims for...

Fed’s Powell: U.S. economy at an ‘inflection point’ – CBS ’60 Minutes’

The U.S. economy is at an “inflection point” with expectations that growth and hiring will pick up speed in the months ahead, but some risks...

China for decades waged campaign to destroy Tibet’s proud culture, history: Nancy Pelosi

China for decades has waged a campaign to destroy Tibet‘s proud culture and history, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi has alleged, asserting that the...

Biden scores legislative win as House passes $1.9 trillion COVID relief plan

President Joe Biden scored his first legislative win as the House of Representatives passed his $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package early Saturday, though Democrats face...

Donald Trump: Trump impeachment trial faces challenge from Republican Senator Paul

WASHINGTON: The Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump on a charge of inciting the deadly Capitol siege could draw its first challenge on Tuesday, with...

Donald Trump: House to deliver Trump impeachment charge on Monday, rejecting Republican push for time

WASHINGTON: The Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives will deliver an impeachment charge against former President Donald Trump to the Senate on Monday, rejecting Republican Senate...

Trump impeachment: View: Will US go the whole hog with Trump’s second impeachment?

Donald Trump secured a unique place in history by becoming the first US president to be impeached twice — this time for ‘incitement of insurrection’...

Joe Biden: 25th Amendment is zero risk to me but will haunt Joe Biden: Donald Trump

US outgoing President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that the 25th Amendment poses “zero risk” to him but will “haunt Joe Biden and the Biden...

Joe Biden: Donald Trump, Joe Biden to rally in Georgia ahead of high-stakes Senate races

President Donald Trump travels to Georgia on Monday in a bid to keep the U.S. Senate in the hands of his Republican Party, after his...

After Pennsylvania legal defeat, Trump digs in despite new pressure to concede election

WASHINGTON: Despite an emphatic court setback in Pennsylvania, President Donald Trump showed no sign on Sunday of dropping his long-shot efforts to overturn the U.S....

US Supreme Court rebuffs Trump’s immunity claim, lets prosecutor get financial records

WASHINGTON: The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday firmly rejected President Donald Trump‘s arguments for sweeping presidential immunity and ruled that a New York prosecutor can...

US Supreme Court lets prosecutor but not Congress obtain Donald Trump’s financial records

WASHINGTON: The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday firmly rejected President Donald Trump‘s argument for sweeping presidential immunity and ruled that a New York prosecutor can...