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Seven crew members of NAC test positive to coronavirus access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - Seven crew members involved in the chartered flights of Nepal Airlines Corporation have tested positive to coronavirus. Issuing a press release here today, the NAC confirmed that seven of its crew members tested positive for coronavirus ...

NCP Chair duo continue holding discussion access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - The Chairmen of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) have held a discussion yet again today at Prime Minister’s official residence at Baluwatar in a bid to resolve the internal dispute in the party. An unofficial agreement was made in the meet...

NEPSE posts double-digit rise access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - The Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE) witnessed a double-digit rise today. The index increased by 33.27 points to close at 1298.73 points. The sensitive index also reported a 6.3-point surge to reach at 275.88 points. According to the NEPSE, ...

Landslide displaces 24 households in Kalikot access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - A total of 24 households have been displaced by landslide that took place at Khallagaun of Tilagufa Municipality in the district. According to a local official Dhaniram Neupane, the households were displaced after their homes fell into h...

People facing hardship as public transport not yet back in operation access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

By Sanchita Ghimire, Kathmandu - Mahesh Shrestha who lives in Harisiddhi, Lalitpur is finding it hard to travel to and from his shop at Mangalbazaar these days. Most of the time he walks to Mangalbazaar which is five kilometres from his home. Only some...

MAN recommends monetary policy addressing COVID-19 impacted economy access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - The Management Association of Nepal (MAN) has furnished recommendations to the Nepal Rastra Bank to introduce monetary policy for the new fiscal year that could cushion the COVID-19-impacted economy. In an interaction organized virtually he...

National Vitamin 'A' programme kicks off access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - The National Vitamin 'A' programme which was suspended due to COVID-19 crisis kicked off today simultaneously across the country. Deworming tablet is also administered to children along with Vitamin 'A' capsules during the t...

People continue to throng Infectious Hospital for COVID test access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - Teku-based Shukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital is overwhelmed as people continue to flood the hospital seeking coronavirus test. With the government decision to ease the lockdown rules and let offices and markets in the Kathm...

Research imperative to ensure quality health service: Minister Dhakal access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - Minister for Health and Population Bhanubhakta Dhakal has stressed on research on different areas of health sectors to ensure the quality health services to all. While inaugurating, the Sixth National Summit of Health and Population Scienti...

State-1 Government provides 180 two-wheelers to Nepal Police access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - State-1 Government has provided 180 two-wheelers to the Nepal Police. Organizing a brief formal function Sunday at the premises of the Internal Affairs and the Law Ministry of the state-1, keys of the vehicles were handed over to the police...

Quarantines getting empty in Saptari access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - Temporary quarantines and isolation centres established for accommodating persons suspected of COVID-19 and those testing positive for the infection are gradually becoming empty in the district. These centres are being vacant after infec...

Rs 800 transport fare for 14 km distance in Dolpa access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - Ramchandra Neupane The transportation has been completely halted in Dolpa district since the government imposed the nationwide lockdown on March 24, to prevent the spread of COVID-19. As a result, people are facing hardship to travel from o...

NA builds helipads at Rolpa's local levels access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - The Nepal Army (NA) has constructed helipad at different local levels in Rolpa, a hilly district in State 5. The infrastructure is primarily meant for rescue flights during disaster, health crisis and for pregnant and postpartum mothers. He...

CIB arrests two guilty in check bounce case access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - The Nepal Police's Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) on Sunday arrested fugitives in the banking fraud case. Rajman Sunar of Naya Bazar of Kathmandu metropolis-6 and Bishwa Mardan Basnet, 41, of Tarakeshwor municipality who were convic...

Incessant rainfall leaves roads in worst condition, over a dozen houses at risk access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - Normal life in Bajura district has been affected due to the incessant rainfall since some days. The risk of landslide has greatly increased in settlements located on steep hillsides and the transport service has been knocked off due to the ...

NCP standing committee meeting put off again till Wednesday access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - The Standing Committee meeting of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has been put off again. The fifth meeting of the party underway at the Prime Minister's residence, Baluwatar, has been postponed until July 8 (Wednesday), informed PM'...

FNJ demands legal action against guilty access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - The Sudurpaschim State of the Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) has demanded legal action against those involved in the incident of manhandling and abusing journalist. Kamal Saud, a reporter for Dinesh FM and Dinesh Khabar, was thrashe...

Farmers elate when Sikta water reaches to paddy field access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - Local farmers have been elated with the Rapti River water channelizing to their paddy fields through the Banke-based under-construction national pride Sikta Project. The paddy fields of farmers have been irrigated when the project keeping i...

Chitwan secondary school waiving rent of Rs 3 million access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - Bharatpur--based Chitwan Secondary School has waived shutter rent of one-and-a-half month amounting to Rs 3 million for business persons. The school took the decision of waiver taking into consideration the impacts on business turnover by l...

RSS stringer Gautam awarded access_timeअसार २२, २०७७

Kathmandu - Galkot-based stringer of the Rastriya Samachar Samiti (RSS) and sub-editor of the Dhaulagiri Jagaran Daily, Khemraj Gautam (Subas), has been awarded with a cash prize. The Baglung municipality has awarded Gautam with cash prize in recogniti...