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Foreign Minister of Austria arrives access_timeFebruary 21

Kathmandu–Minister for Foreign Affairs of Austria, Karin Kneissl, has arrived here on a three-day official visit this afternoon.  The Austrian Foreign Minister, Karin, who arrived here at the invitation of Minister for Foreign Affairs, Pr...

Memo to PM calling for setup of industrial corridor access_timeFebruary 21

Bhimduttanagar–Bedkot Municipality of Kanchanpur district on Wednesday submitted a memorandum to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, calling for the expedition of the setup of Daiji-Chhela industrial corridor.  A team headed by Bedkot Mayor A...

Death threat to deputy mayor draws NC attention access_timeFebruary 21

Chitwan–Nepali Congress Chitwan has expressed serious concern on the death threat to Deputy Mayor of Bharatpur Metropolitan City and NC leader Parbati Shah Thakuri.  Issuing a press release on Wednesday, NC Chitwan Secretary Uttam Joshi...

NC calls for rescuing Nepali students in trouble in Australia access_timeFebruary 20

Kathmandu–The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has urged the government to immediately take necessary initiatives with the Australian government for rescuing more than 1,000 Nepali students who are in difficult circumstances after going to...

Austrian Minister Kneissl arriving Thursday, leading 13-member delegation access_timeFebruary 20

Kathmandu–Austria's Minister for Foreign Affairs, Karin Kneissl, is arriving here tomorrow on a three-day official visit to Nepal, at the friendly invitation of Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali. This is the first ministerial...

Pokharel elected chair of NARMIN access_timeFebruary 20

Kirnetar–Chairperson of Tamakoshi Rural Municipality (Dolakha) Iswor Chandra Pokharel was unanimously elected to the Province-3 Committee Chair of National Association of Rural Municipalities in Nepal (NARMIN).  A closed door session of...

Baglung jeep accident update: death toll reaches four access_timeFebruary 20

Balewa– The death toll from a jeep accident occurred at Jaimini Municipality-8, Chhisti of Baglung on Tuesday has reached four.  Karna Singh Pun, ward-8 member informed Tulsi Pun, accountant at Janakalyan Secondary School, Elina Pun, Pr...

Senior-most Justice Joshi resigns from post access_timeFebruary 19

Kathmandu– Senior most justice of the Supreme Court, Deepak Raj Joshi, has resigned from the post today.  Joshi submitted his resignation to President Bidya Devi Bhandari, through Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Cholendra Shumsher JB Ra...

President Bhandari attends National Democracy Day celebration access_timeFebruary 19

Kathmandu–President Bidya Devi Bhandari has attended the main function of the 69th National Democracy Day at the Army Pavilion, Tundikhel today.  Every year Falgun 7 (today) is celebrated as the National Democracy Day in the memory of t...

President-Democracy Day Greetings access_timeFebruary 19

Kathmandu– President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended her best wishes that the 69th National Democracy Day may inspire all of us to move ahead by upholding fundamental principles and values of democracy,  In the greetings message delivered ...

'Adopt democracy as a lifestyle' access_timeFebruary 19

Kaski– Gandaki Province Chief Minister Prithvi Subba Gurung has extended his best wishes to all brothers and sisters at home and abroad on the occasion of the 69th Democracy Day.  In a message sent today, Chief Minister Gurung stressed ...

Pedestrian dies in road accident access_timeFebruary 19

Chitwan– A car knocked down a pedestrian at Bharatpur Metropolitan City-23 on Monday.  According to the District Police Office, Chitwan, the deceased has been identified as Jeet Bahadur Sarki, 75, of Bharatpur-23, Krishnachowk.  T...

Far-Western province Chief Malla falls ill access_timeFebruary 18

Dhangadhi–Chief of Far-Western province, Mohanraj Malla, has fallen ill. He was admitted to Nisarga Hospital, Dhangadhi, after suffering from high fever and common cold and cough.  Malla, 71, has been sent to Kathmandu on Sunday night a...

Province 1 forms committee to celebrate Democracy Day access_timeFebruary 18

Biratnagar– Province 1 has formed a 501-member main committee under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Sherdhan Rai to celebrate the 69th Democracy Day for three days from today.  Various programmes as illumination at government offices...

PM Oli to address Far Western Province assembly access_timeFebruary 17

Dhangadhi– Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is scheduled to address the meeting of the Far Western Province assembly on February 20. Secretary at the Province secretariat, Balaram Sharma, shared this information.  On the same day, PM Oli an...

Two killed in truck accident access_timeFebruary 17

Rajbiraj– Two persons were killed when a truck skidded off the road, hitting a roadside tree at Agnisaire Krishnasawaran Rural Municipality of Saptari district along the East West Highway today. Another one was injured.  The deceased ha...

Westerly wind likely to bring rain from late this afternoon access_timeFebruary 17

Kathmandu–Most parts of the country today have partly cloudy sky due to impact of westerly wind, and thundershowers has been predicted at one or two places of western region late this afternoon, the Meteorological Forecasting Division.  Tho...

NC instructing leaders, cadres in Chitwan access_timeFebruary 17

Chitwan– Nepali Congress has been training its leaders and cadres at local level in the district in the wake of its poor performance in the last elections.  The trainees during the sessions will be informed of decisions taken during the...

Dang temple priests join hands to stop child marriage access_timeFebruary 17

Lamahi, Dang– Temple priests of Dang district have gone out of their way to stop child marriage. They have joined their hands to eradicate under-age marriage after undergoing training on child marriage organised by Tulsipur Sub Metropolitan City ...

One killed, 10 injured in lightning access_timeFebruary 17

Paanchthar–One person died while 10 others were injured after being hit by a lightning in separate incidents in the district on Saturday.  Bhagendra Tamang,17, a resident of Pauwasartapka in Falgunandana rural municipality-3 died after ...