Nawalpur: Ward chair arrested for recommending Nepali citizenship to Indian

Eight people have been arrested in the Nawalpur (Nawalparasi East) district on the charge of helping an Indian national obtain Nepali citizenship.

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What to do if you lose your Nepali citizenship certificate or passport

Legal documents are essential in every walk of life. In Nepal's case, the Nepali citizenship certificate and passport are probably the most significant documents for every Nepali citizen. For Nepalis residing abroad, a Nepali passport works as an identity card, while for Nepalis residing in Nepal itself, a citizenship certificate is a mandatory document to have. The post What to do if you lose your Nepali citizenship certificate or passport appeared first on OnlineKhabar English News.

NRNA urges govt to sort out citizenship issue

A delegation of Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) on Tuesday met Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and drew his attention towards the pending Non-Resident Nepali citizenship bill in the parliament. The delegation led by its president Kumar Panta also wished for the successful tenure of Prime Minister Deuba.

Denial of citizenship due to lack of relevant law affects thousands

Thousands of people residing in Nepal who are eligible to get Nepali citizenship have not been able to do so as the new citizenship law has been stuck in the parliamentary committee for the past three years.

Lawyers express doubt over implementation of citizenship ordinance

The government brought a new ordinance to amend Nepal Citizenship Act to enable two categories of people — children of citizens by birth and children of Nepali mothers, whose fathers cannot be traced — to obtain Nepali citizenship certificates, but lawyers helping eligible citizens obtain their citizenship express doubt regarding implementation of the ordinance.

Lawyers express doubt over implementation of citizenship ordinance

The government brought a new ordinance to amend Nepal Citizenship Act to enable two categories of people — children of citizens by birth and children of Nepali mothers, whose fathers cannot be traced — to obtain Nepali citizenship certificates, but lawyers helping eligible citizens obtain their citizenship express doubt regarding implementation of the ordinance.

President issues ordinance to amend citizenship act

President Bidhya Devi Bhandari, on recommendation of the government, on Sunday issued an ordinance to amend the Nepali Citizenship Act allowing children of citizens by birth and children of Nepali mothers to obtain Nepali citizenship.

President issues ordinance to amend Citizenship Act

President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Sunday issued an ordinance to amend the Nepali Citizenship Act.

Many Nepalis deprived of citizenship certificate

Manish (name changed), who lost his parents when he was a child, grew up in an orphanage in Kathmandu. As per the law, he is entitled to Nepali citizenship, yet he is facing difficulties obtaining the certificate due to mistakes of the orphanage and lack of legal knowledge on the part of the orphanage.

Fake citizenship rackets thrive in tarai

RAJBIRAJ, Feb 21: If citizens of India, Bangladesh and other countries want to obtain Nepali citizenship certificate, all they have to do is to visit Saptari and Sunsari districts. These two districts, since a long time, have been a safe haven for international criminals to obtain fake Nepali citizenship certificates.

Boxer Sushil gets citizenship

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: National boxer player Sushil Thapa, who was prevented from taking part in different international tournaments for lack of citizenship, has obtained Nepali citizenship on Wednesday.