बुधबार १९ मङ्सिर, २०७५ Monday, 17 June, 2019

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Five dead as Sudan military rulers try to disperse sit-in

Sudan : At least five protesters were shot dead Monday as Sudan's military rulers tried to break up a sit-in outside Khartoum's army headquarters, a doctors' committee said as gunfire was heard from the site. Heavily armed secu...

KMC focusing on operation of electric vehicles

Kathmandu : The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is to operate electric vehicles in its bid to reduce air pollution in the city. KMC mayor Bidya Sundar Shakya said this in his address to a seminar on 'Impact of Garbage in Climate Change', o...

Motorcyclist killed in road mishap

Kathmandu : A motorcyclist died in a road mishap at Khorsane-Kerabari road of Sundarharaicha municipality-10 in Morang district this afternoon. The deceased has been identified as Bam Bahadur Basnet, 48, of Kerabari rural municipality-9. The accidne...

PM Oli congratulates Indian PM Modi

Kathmandu : Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on winning the Lok Sabha Elections, 2019. "I extend warmest congratulations to Prime Minister @narendramodi ji for landslide election victory in the...

PM Oli urges community, private schools to ensure quality education

Kathmandu : Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called on community and private schools to work for the enhancement of quality education so that no Nepali have to go aboard in search of quality education. While inaugurating the sixth Educational F...

Coordination and collaboration is main 'spirit' of constitution: Minister Yadav

Kathmandu : Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supply, Matrika Prasad Yadav, has said that the federalism would be successful only if there would be coordination among three-tier governments. Addressing a programme organised to handover the under c...

KMC starts monitoring petrol pumps

Kathamdu : The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has carried out monitoring of petrol pumps in collaboration with the partner agencies. KMC stated that petrol pumps mainly in Balaju, Kalanki, Kalimati, among other places were monitored over 15 days....

RJPN lawmakers call for making Lal commission report public

Kathmandu : The Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) lawmakers have called on the government to release the report prepared by the investigation commission coordinated by SupremeCourt former judge Girish Chandra Lal. The government had formed the comm...

Govt failed to satisfy public: Leader Poudel

Kathmandu : Nepali Congress (NC) senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has blamed that the incumbent government failed to satisfy the public with its dismal performance. At a press conference organized by Nepal Press Union, Kailali Chatper in Dhangadhi t...

Home Minister vows to come up with facts surrounding Panchthar massacre

Kathmandu : Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa has promised to come up with facts surrounding the mass killing of nine people at Arubot of Panchthar. As he said, meticulous investigations into the case are underway and the guilty will be brought to boo...

Advertisement Regulation Bill aims to systematize advertisement business: Minister Baskota

Kathmandu : A meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) today unanimously accepted a proposal tabled, seeking consideration on the "Advertisement Regulation Bill- 2075 BS." Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Gokul ...

RJP-Nepal reiterates demand for making Lal report public

KATHMANDU : Rastriya Janata Party (RJP)-Nepal has reiterated its demand that the report submitted by the commission formed under chairmanship of former judge, Girish Chandra Lal, should be made public. Soon after the beginning of today's meeting...

Jaimini and Phalebas connected by suspension bridge

BAGLUNG : Jaimini, the southern part of Baglung has been connected with Phalebas, the district headquarters of Parbat, by a suspension bridge over the Kaligandaki River. The people of southern Baglung have to frequently visit Phalebas for the busine...

Kami Rita creates another record by climbing Mt Everest for 24th time

KATHMANDU : Just a week after breaking his own record for most summits on Mt Everest (23rd time), Kami Rita Sherpa has yet achieved another feat by successfully scaling the world's highest peak again. Gyanendra Shrestha, contact officer at the b...

Construction worker killed after falling off cliff

KATHMANDU : A construction worker was killed after falling off a cliff while drilling at Damke along the Baglung-Balewa road, said the police. Nang Bahadur Magar of Satyawati rural municipality-3 in Gulmi district, who fell 300 meters down on the ro...

Seven arrested in possession of illegal drugs

BAKE : The police have arrested seven people in possession of illegal drugs from Banke district. A team from Narcotic Control Bureau, Stare 5 arrested Adil Miya of Sharmarani rural municipality-5 from Nepalgunj while smuggling 10 grams brown sugar f...

Incest convict arrested after four years

KATHMANDU : A man convicted of incest and handed down one-year imprisonment by the district court has been arrested after four years. The police arrested Birvan Dhami, 32, of Sigas rural municipality-1 from his house. Dhami has been sent to the dist...

ILO must play role in implementing 'equal pay for equal work'

KATHMANDU : Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Security Gokarna Bista has stressed the need for the International Labour Organisation (ILO) to play a constructive role in enforcing 'equal pay for equal work' across the globe. ILO can...

Fair probe demanded for killings of nine in Panchthar

PANCHTHAR: Members of the House of Representatives have demanded the government carry out a fair probe into an incident ended in the killings of nine people in Panchthar last night and find out the guilty. Speaking in a zero hour of the Lower House ...

Upper house approves proposal on Bill on Evidence (Second Amendment)'

Kathmandu : The today's meeting of National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, unanimously approved a proposal seeking consideration on the 'Bill on Evidence (Second Amendment), 2075'. Minister for Law, Justice and Parliam...