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PM directs to create investment-friendly environment access_time2017/7/21

Kathmandu - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has directed the government secretaries and chiefs of concerned departments to facilitate for luring domestic and foreign investors.   At a meeting held at the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) on Th...

Nepal-Russia relations based on mutual trust, cooperation: FM Mahara access_time2017/7/21

Kathmandu - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara has said Nepal's relation with Russia was continued on mutual trust and cooperation.  Addressing a programme organized by Nepal-Russia Friendship and Cultural Ass...

Former king Shah's health improving access_time2017/7/21

Kathmandu - Chairman of Rastriya Prajatantra Party Kamal Thapa has visited ailing former king Gyanednra Shah in Norvic Hospital, Thapathali, on Thursday afternoon  Shah was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday morning after complaining of he...

Say no activities against country: Chair Oli access_time2017/7/21

Kathmandu - CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said activities against the welfare of the nation for the greed of some benefit and positions must be shunned.  Inaugurating the seventh National Convention Representatives Council of the General...

Chairman Dahal admits leadership failure behind poor results in local elections access_time2017/7/20

Lalitpur - Chairman of the CPN (Maoist Centre) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the leaders and cadres could not shrug off from their responsibility by blaming people behind poor show in the local election.  "Although we tried a lot to turn vic...

Qatari Ambassador calls on PM Deuba access_time2017/7/20

Kathmandu - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba was paid a courtesy call on by Ambassador of Qatar to Nepal Yousuf Bin Mohammad Al-hall on Wednesday.  In a meeting held at the Prime Minister's office, Singha Durbar, today, PM Deuba asked Qata...

PM Deuba for preservation of Kathmandu's unique cultures access_time2017/7/20

Kathmandu - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has directed the concerned authorities to help preserve Kathmandu's unique cultures and archeologically significant physical infrastructures.  At a meeting held with Mayor of the Kathmandu Metro...

RPP central working committee meeting commences access_time2017/7/19

Kathmandu - The Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP), the fourth largest party in parliament, has begun its central working committee meeting today to take decision on constitution amendment and its participation in the government, among other issues. ...

UN Resident Coordinator Julliand pays courtesy call on DPM Mahara access_time2017/7/19

Kathmandu - Resident Coordinator of the United Nations in Nepal, Valerie Julliand, has today paid a courtesy call on Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Krishna Bahadur Mahara.  During the meeting held at the Foreign Ministry, they disc...

Government pledges to meet RJP's demands except statute amendment access_time2017/7/19

Kathmandu -The government has expressed commitment to fulfill the rest of the demands put forth by the Rastriya Janata Party (RJP) Nepal, except the demand of constitution amendment as the amendment proposal was not likely to be passed immediately.&nbs...

Former king hospitalised access_time2017/7/19

Kathmandu - Former king Gyanendra Shah has been admitted to the Thapathali-based Norvic International Hospital for medical treatment.  The former monarch reached the hospital this morning for treatment after a heart problem was detected in cour...

Maoist leaders lay emphasis on party organization access_time2017/7/19

Kathmandu - CPN (Maoist Centre) leaders have opined to make the party organization manageable by dismantling the existing jumbo central committee.  Speaking in the party's expanded meeting, the leaders suggested the party leadership to imme...

Ambassador Bhushal presents credentials access_time2017/7/19

Kathmandu - Nepal's Ambassador to Bangladesh, Professor Dr Chop Lal Bhushal, presented letter of credence to President of People's Republic of Bangladesh, Abdul Hamid, amidst a ceremony organized at Banglabandhu Bhabhan, Dhaka, on Tuesday. ...

UML sets orientation schedulefor local representatives access_time2017/7/18

Kathmandu - The main opposition CPN (UML) has prepared a two-day orientation programme to the recently elected local representatives from the party.  As per the decision, the orientation programme will take place in Province No 1 on August 7 an...

DPM Mahara urges Norway for investment in energy sector access_time2017/7/18

Kathmandu - Deputy Prime Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara has, expressing gratitude to the Government of Norway for its assistance to Nepal's peace process, relief and rescue efforts during the earthquake and post-quake reconstruction efforts, expec...

NC elected with clear majority in Biratnagar's Executive Council access_time2017/7/18

Biratnagar - The Nepali Congress has emerged a clear winner in the 29 – member Executive Council of the Biratnagar Metropolitan City.  Congress' 18 candidates were elected in the council followed by Federal Socialist Forum's six c...

PM's attention drawn towards Rome Statute access_time2017/7/18

Rampur (Palpa) - The human rights activists from Palpa have drawn the attention of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba to endorse the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.  They sent a memorandum in the name of the Office of the Prime...

Dry landslide hits Jalbire section of Narayangadh – Muglin route access_time2017/7/18

Ratnanagar (Chitwan) - The Narayangadh – Muglin road stretch has been blocked by yet another landslide which struck this morning.  The dry landslide cascaded down over the road at 4 am along the Jalbire section. District Police Office, Ch...

RPP set to form directive committee access_time2017/7/18

Kathmandu - The Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) is all set to form a directive committee four months after the conclusion of its unity general convention.  A provision had been enshrined in the party's statute to pave the way for the forma...

New president of Intl Relations and Labour Committee takes oath access_time2017/7/17

Kathmandu - Speaker Onsari Gharti today has administered the oath of office and secrecy to newly elected president at the International Relations and Labour Committee under the Legislature-Parliament, Juth Bahadur Khadgi.  The post of the commi...