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NFC begins sale of goat, chyangra (Photo Feature) access_time2017/9/21

Kathmandu - Nepal Food Corporation (NFC) has begun the sale of goat, and chyangra (mountain goat) the NFC has brought for Dashain from today.  As per the price set by the NFC, one he-goat is priced Rs 450 per kilogram, while goat, and chyangra ...

UML wins in Saptakoshi Municipality access_time2017/9/21

Rajbiraj - CPN (UML) has emerged victorious in Saptakoshi Municipality of Saptari district in the third phase of local level election held in September 18.  The third phase of local level election was held in 8 districts of province no 2 includ...

Nepal agrees to prohibit nuclear weapons access_time2017/9/21

Kathmandu - Nepal has become a state party to the United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.  Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Krishna Bahadur Mahara signed the Treaty on behalf of the country at a specia...

Dinner hosted in honour of PM Deuba access_time2017/9/21

(Special correspondent Bhinshma Raj Ojha)  New York - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba graciously participated in a dinner hosted by Nepal's Permanent Representative to UN, Durga Prasad Bhattarai, in honour of the Nepali delegation in New ...

FSFN candidates emerge victorious in Bishnupur rural municipality access_time2017/9/21

Lahan - The Federal Socialist Forum Nepal has registered victory in Bishnupur rural municipality of Siraha. According to the vote counts result, Jaleswor Yadav of FSFN became the chairperson securing 1,940 votes. His nearest rival Satya Narayan Yada...

Maoist candidates win Karjanha municipality access_time2017/9/21

Lahan - Candidates of CPN (Maoist Centre) registered victory to the post of mayor and deputy mayor of Karjanha municipality.  According to the vote count results, Maoist Centre Ganga Paswan was elected to the post of mayor while Gyan Kumari Shr...

Maoist has not quit revolution: Prachanda access_time2017/9/21

Gorkha - CPN (Maoist Centre) Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that his party has not quit the revolution though the party is in the peace process after the end of People's War.  Addressing a party cadres' training program...

EC urges political parties not to organise receptions in festivals access_time2017/9/21

Kathmandu - Election Commission has urged the political parties and organisations associated with political parties not to organise tea reception and other gatherings on the occasion of Bijaya Dashami, Tihar and Chhath festivals.  Different pro...

Badadashain Festival Begins from Today access_time2017/9/21

Kathmandu - "Navaratri Parba" or the nine-night festival of Bada Dashain, the great festival of the Hindu religious people of Nepal, commenced from today.  The first day of Bada Dashain festival is called "Ghatasthapana" tha...

Expedite construction of projects of national pride: Devt Committee to Govt access_time2017/9/20

Kathmandu - The Development Committee under the Legislature-Parliament has issued directives to the government to accelerate the constriction of mega projects in the country.  The meeting chaired by Committee's President Rabindra Adhikari h...

RPP-D commits to safeguarding country's nationality: Chair Rana access_time2017/9/20

Kathmandu - Rastriya Prajatantra Party (Democratic) Chairman Pashupati Shamsher Rana today said his party was committed to strengthening and safeguarding country's nationality.  "Political stability and cooperation is a must at the bac...

Government to decide on Kathmandu-Terai Fast Track's DPR soon access_time2017/9/20

Kathmandu - The government has said that it was giving its final decision on detailed project report (DPR) of Kathamndu- Terai/ Madhesh Fast Track, the development project of national pride, soon.  It may be noted Prime Minister recently instru...

NC should win people's confidence: Leader Singh access_time2017/9/20

Kathmandu - Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakashman Singh has pressed for the NC to win the trust of people by making public aware of the development works done by the NC-led government.  At a programme organized by Nagarjun Municipality in Kath...

Prachanda insists on directly elected executive chief access_time2017/9/20

Gorkha - CPN (Maoist Center)'s Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has spoken of the need for a directly elected executive chief in the country so as to as he claimed resist foreign meddling.  At a press meet held at the Gorkha dis...

DPM Mahara participates in inaugural of 72nd session of UN Assembly access_time2017/9/20

Kathmandu - Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs, Krishna Bahadur Mahara, attended the inaugural of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.  The 72nd sessio...

EC says 298 teams counting votes vigorously access_time2017/9/20

Kathmandu - Counting of votes under the third phase local level elections held in eight districts of Province 2 on September 18 is now underway in 133 local levels, except in Rajbiraj Municipality.  According to the Joint Election Operation Cen...

Vote counting resumes in Lahan Municipality access_time2017/9/20

Lahan - The counting of votes under the third phase local level election held on September 18 has resumed in Lahan Municipality of Siraha district from this morning.  The vote counting was halted from 2 pm on Tuesday as the representatives of t...

Nepal expresses commitment to Voluntary Compact access_time2017/9/20

Kathmandu - As one of the top troops and police contributing countries to UN peacekeeping operations, Nepal has expressed commitments to the Voluntary Compact against Sexual Exploitation and Abuse proposed by the Secretary-General in the 72 Session of ...

Chinese President, Premier message- Constitution Day access_time2017/9/19

Kathmandu - Xi Jinping, President and Li Keqiang, Premier of China have sent separate messages of congratulations and best wishes to the President Bidya Devi Bhandari and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, on the occasion of the Constitution Day of Nep...

India, Maldives extend greetings on Constitution Day access_time2017/9/19

Kathmandu - Neighbouring countries India and others have extended cordial felicitations to Nepali leaders and citizens by sending messages on the occasion of Constitution Day.  Indian President Ram Nath Kovind and Indian Prime Minister Narendra...