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Government forms team to hold talks with Biplav-led group access_timeअसार २, २०२१

The government has formed a two-member team to hold talks with Netra Bikram Chand-led group.  The team under coordination of Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa has been formed today as per government's decision of resolving problems through th...

Election will be held at any cost: Nembang access_timeजेठ १८, २०२१

Leader of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Subas Nembang, has urged all to ready for election. At NCP cadres' gathering organised at the district headquarters today, leader Nembang said that he was confident that the election would take place....

Police close to accused in Bhagarathi's case: Home Minister access_timeजेठ १६, २०२१

Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa has said police have reached close to the accused in the rape and murder of Bhagarathi Bhatta of Baitadi. During his meeting with women law practitioners today, the minister pledged to book the guilty in the crime s...

EC will not freeze election symbol 'Sun': Chair Dahal access_timeजेठ १६, २०२१

Chairperson of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Dahal-Nepal group, Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that the Election Commission would not freeze NCP's election symbol, 'Sun'.  At an interaction organised by Press Organi...

NC concerns over govt effort to introduce Social Network Management Guidelines access_timeजेठ २०२१, १५

The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has expressed concern over what it called the government attempt to revive the controversial Information Technology (IT) Bill in a new form in the name of 'Social Network Management Guidelines'.  ...

Limbu elected chair of Prawasi Munch Portugal access_timeजेठ १५, २०२१

Nepal Communist Party (NCP) central member Dr Rajan Bhattarai said there was no alternative but to go for fresh mandate for the country's economic development and prosperity.  In his virtual address to an inaugural session of a special ga...

Bhagirathi murder incident: NC team in Baitedi access_timeजेठ १४, २०२१

A team led by Nepali Congress central member and former Minister Ramesh Lekhak has reached here for an observation and study of the incident of the rape and murder of 17-year-old Bhagirathi Bhatta of Dogadadekar rural municipality-7. Leader Lekhak wi...

Dadeldhura farmers drawn towards indigenous seeds access_timeजेठ १२, २०२१

The leading farmers in this hilly district are drawn towards cultivating indigenous variety of crops, thanks to the easy access to the market and prospects of better income.  The local varieties of vegetables, pulses, citrus fruits and beans ar...

Leader Jhankri arrested access_timeजेठ ११, २०२१

Central committee member of the NCP led by Prachanda-Nepal faction, Ram Kumari Jhankri, has been arrested in allegation of ‘crime against state’.  A team of Metropolitan Crime Control Division held her from her residence at Ward N...

Nepal Police to get required resources: Chief Minister Poudel access_timeजेठ १०, २०२१

Bagmati Province Government Chief Minister Dormani Poudel has said the province government would make every possible effort for boosting the morale of the security agencies.  Inaugurating a two-storeied building of Nepal Police's armed po...

Youth Association picks Bachan Singh at leadership access_timeजेठ ९, २०२१

National Youth Association, Nepal, the youth's organisation of ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), has named Bachan Bahadur Singh as its chairman. The central committee meeting of the Association held in Kathmandu on Sunday and Monday constitu...

Humla children selling firewood amidst snow to supplement family income access_timeजेठ ८, २०२१

Most of the children in villages in this mountainous district are compelled to sell firewood in the district headquarters, Simkot, for a square meal a day. The economic condition of their parents is so poor that the children have to carry loads to su...

Call for action against the murderers of Bhatta access_timeजेठ ७, २०२१

The Nepal Students Union, sister organization of Nepali Congress has demanded stringent action against the murderers of the Bhagirathi Bhatta. Issuing a statement on Saturday, NSU President Rajiv Dhungana said the incident of murder after rape of 17-...

Police speed up investigation into incident of Rape access_timeजेठ ७, २०२१

The Nepal Police has accelerated the investigation process into the incident of alleged rape and murder of 17-year-old Bhagarathi Bhatta of Chadepani in Dogadakedar rural municipality-7 of the district. A team led by senior superintendent of police (...

Flooding in Jhapa causing havoc every year but authorities seem less concerned access_timeजेठ ३, २०२१

Flood in Jhapa district has been a perennial problem. Last monsoon, 4,020 people of 689 households in the district were affected by flooding in the Kankai, Ratuwa, Mawa and Biring rivers. Three hundred fifty bighas of arable lands have been eroded a...

Two killed in road accident access_timeबैशाख ३१, २०२१

Two people have died in a road accident that took place on the Pahalmanpur road section of Kailali on the East-West highway last night. The accident took place when a tractor (Ma1Ta 542) collided with a motorcycle (Ba.1Pa.404) coming from the opposit...

UN chief urges making vaccine solidarity top priority access_timeबैशाख २९, २०२१

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called on member states to make vaccine solidarity a top priority.      "Our first priority for 2021 is to respond to COVID-19. Vaccines are the first great moral tes...

K2 winter summiteers receive a rousing welcome home access_timeबैशाख २६, २०२१

The Nepali team of 10 mountaineers, who created a new world record, of successfully climbing the world's second highest mountain K2 were welcomed back home in a grand manner. The 10 Nepali mountaineers are the first ever to reach a top the 8,611 ...

Two die in tipper, motorcycle collision access_timeबैशाख २५, २०२१

Two persons were killed when a tipper truck (Na 8 Kha 980) collided head on with a motorcycle (Ja 6 Pa 1409) along Gaushala-Samsi road in the district today morning.  The deceased have been identified as the motorcycle rider Pramod Ram Chamar...

NCP split: Session of Karnali Province Assembly in uncertainty access_timeबैशाख २४, २०२१

The impact of a split in the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has surfaced in the Assembly of Karnali Province. As a result, a Provincial Assembly session has been in a limbo- the meeting of the thematic committees has also not taken place so far.&...