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  Parliament Secretariat Gears Up For Modi's Address
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    Modi first foreign leader to address Nepal parliament

KATHMANDU, July 30: As the date and time for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi´s address to Nepal´s parliament has been confirmed for August 3, the parliament secretariat has expedited preparatory works to make the House meeting special.

Parliament secretariat, the ministry of foreign affairs and the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu have made arrangements for Speaker Subas Nembang to receive visiting Prime Minister Modi at the Constituent Assembly (CA) building at New Baneshwar at 4:25 pm on August 3.

 
  CIAA Files Corruption Case Against Four
       REPUBLICA  
 
    KATHMANDU, July 30 : The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed a case at the Special Court against three engineers and an accounts officer at the Bharatpur-based Central Regional Irrigation Office on the charge of receiving bribes on Wednesday.

Those charge-sheeted by the anti-graft watchdog are--engineers Madhu Prasad Adhikari, Rambhadra Pandit, Chakrapani Lamichhane and accounts officer Rishibhakta Timalsina. Issuing a statement, the CIAA said that it has demanded a fine of Rs 5,21,000 from the accused.

 
  SC Orders Kafle's Appointment As NEA MD
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    KATHMANDU, July 30: The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered the government to appoint Mukesh Raj Kafle as the managing director of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA).

A division bench of Chief Justice Damodar Sharma and Justice Cholendra Samsher Rana ordered the government to appoint Kafle as MD as he was considered alternative candidate for the post while appointing Rameshwar Yadav.

 
  Minister Pandey Informs House On Nepal-India Deals
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    KATHMANDU, July 30: Minister for Foreign Affairs Mahendra Bahadur Pandey today briefed the Legislature-Parliament about the agreements reached during the meeting of the Nepal-India Joint Commission held on July 26.

He also informed the parliament that the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be paying a visit to Nepal on August 3 and 4 and that the government has completed all preparations to that end.

 
  CIAA Raids Sanskrit University For Misappropriation
       Devendra Basnet  
 
    DANG, July 30: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Wednesday raided Nepal Sanskrit University and seized all documents in response to complaints of alleged economic irregularities.

A CIAA team from Kolahpur branch under regional office of the commission took all documents of the varsity under control for investigation.

 
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