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Nepal and Bangladesh to further deepen bilateral cooperation thru information

Kathmandu: Nepal and Bangladesh have been making efforts to further intensify the bilateral cooperation through communication and information technology.  Both the countries have been effortful to further consolidate ties at government-to-gover...

Nepal playing against Indonesia in Women's T20 Smash semi-final

Kathmandu : Nepal is taking on Indonesia tomorrow in semifinal of the ongoing Women's T20 Smash-2019 in Thailand.  The match will be played at the Terdthai Cricket Ground in Bangkok. Nepal made it to semifinal by registering its four consec...

Thief arrested from ATM booth

Kathmandu : Police have arrested a thief from an ATM booth at Kalanki in Kathmandu today while he was trying to break the padlock of the ATM booth.  The arrested was Rohit Sharma of Kalaiya Municipality in Bara district and currently living in ...

PM Oli lays foundation stone for dry port at Chobhar

Kathmandu : Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has laid the foundation stone for a dry port at Chobhar, Kathmandu, today.  On the occasion, Prime Minister Oli said that the dry port would help link country's international trade network.  ...

Maldhunga bus mishap: four victims identified

kathmandu: A passenger bus skidded off the road and fell some 70 meters into the Kaligandaki river at Maldhunga of Kushma Municipality-1 in Parbat district, killing at least seven people and injuring other 30. The ill-fated bus (Ga 1 Kha 6108) heade...

Ram Sharan Mahat accuses government of bias

Dang : Nepali Congress leader Dr Ram Sharan Mahat has said that most of the projects started by the erstwhile governments led by the Nepali Congress are now in limbo due to the government’s bias against such projects. Talking to media persons ...

PM takes updates of reconstruction status of Patan Durbar Square heritages

Lalitpur : Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli today visited the historic Patan Durbar Square in Lalitpur and took updates about the reconstruction works going on there.  The Prime Minister observed the under-reconstruction monuments at the UNESCO wor...

Identity cannot be had at mercy: NCP Chair Dahal

Dhadingbeshi : Former Prime Minister and Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has asserted that any member of the indigenous nationalities community could not get their identity at mercy.  At a Lhos...

वाइडबडी प्रकरणमा गम्भीर छानविन गर्न कांग्रेसको माग, अनियमिततामा संलग्नलाई कडा कारबाही गर

काठमाडौं । प्रमुख प्रतिपक्षी दल नेपाली कांग्रेसले वाइडबडी विमान खरिदमा भएको अनियमितता सम्बन्धमा गम्भीर र गहिरो छानबिन गर्न माग गरेको छ ।  बुधवार कांग्रेस प्रवक्ता विश्वप्रकाश शर्माद्वारा विज्ञप्तिमा वाइडबडी विमान खरिदमा भएको अनियमिततामा संलग्न व्यक्तिलाई मोलाहिजा ...

GP Koirala's era marks beginning of modernisation: leader Mahat

Surkhet : Nepali Congress leader and former Finance Minister Dr Ramsharan Mahat said the period of former Prime Minister the late Girija Prasad Koirala marked the beginning of modernisation in Nepal.  During the party cadres’ meeting at B...

NC leader Joshi flays beating incident

Janakpurdham : Nepali Congress central committee member Nabindra Raj Joshi has demanded that the Province-2 government immediately make public the reality behind the province government minister for economic affairs’ beating the ministry’s ...

Province-1 State Assembly session to start from February 3

Biratnagar : The winter session of the State Assembly of Province-1 is to commence from February 3. This is the third session of the State Assembly.  Speaker of the province’s State Assembly, Pradip Kumar Bhadari, said the assembly meetin...

Nepal makes it to semifinal of Women's T20 Smash cricket tournament

Kathmandu : Nepal entered semifinal by beating hosts Thailand by nine wickets in its fourth and final group phase match of the ongoing Women's T20 Smash cricket tournament at Bangkok-based Terdthai Cricket Ground today.  With this, Nepal so...

Vice President Pun inaugurates new luxury hotel in Pokhara

Kaski : Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun has said tourism is the main basis for building a prosperous Nepal.  The Vice President said this while addressing a programme after inaugurating the Hotel Task International at Buddhachok of Pokhara tod...

Govt in process of building 'safe' nation: PM

Kathmandu : Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said the government is in the process of building a 'safe' nation.  In a message issued today morning on the occasion of the '21st National Earthquake Safety Day', he said "We ar...

Federal parliament ready for policy reform of tourism sector: Speaker Mahara

Kathmandu : Parliament Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara has expressed his full support for bringing the required legal reforms for the development of the tourism sector.  Addressing a programme organized on the occasion of the 52nd annual general...

Ilam intellectuals view Dr KC's hunger strike as 'inappropriate'

Ilam : The youths and scholars in Ilam district have agreed to disagree with the demands put forth by the protesting Dr Govinda KC, arguing that the latter was intending to make the sovereign parliament hostage.  Dr KC has been staging 16th hun...

SC seeks release of Biplav-led CPN leaders Thapa, Budha

Kathmandu : The Supreme Court (SC) has issued a verdict, ordering the release of Lokendra Raj Thapa and Keshab Bahadur Budha of the Biplav-led Communist Party of Nepal from the detention.  A division bench comprising judges Meera Khadka and Pra...

Chaudhary as President of Contractor Association of Dhanusha

Janakpurdham : Ashok Kumar Chaudhary has been elected as President of Contractor Association of Dhanusha.  According to the election committee of the Association, Chaudhary got the victory by receiving 202 votes. His nearest rival Bibekananda M...

Teacher arrested for abusing girl student

Ratnanagar : A school’s head teacher has been arrested on the charge of sexually abusing a student.  Head teacher of Mukunda Sen Boarding School in Bhedabari of Gaindakot municipality-11 Rajendra Poudel was arrested after a complaint was ...