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Fire crackers confiscated access_timeOctober 16

Inaruwa – Smuggling of fire crackers and other firework items from Indian markets into Itahari has started with the arrival of the festivals.  Police on Monday confiscated a large quantity of such materials from Sisuwa Dharmapur of Hari...

Nepali Congress to organize tea party on Nov. 2 access_timeOctober 15

Kathmandu –The Nepali Congress has this year postponed the tea party that it has been organizing every year on the day of the Kojagrat on the occasion of various festivals as Bada Dashain, Deepawali, Nepal Sambat and Chhath.  The NC sta...

Reconstruction of Rani Pokhari to further delay access_timeOctober 15

Kathmandu – The reconstruction of the historical Rani Pokhari damaged by the earthquake of April, 2015, three years ago, will further delay, thanks to various reasons. The Kathmandu Metropolitan City, the authorised authority to undertake the rec...

Chakra Bastola's body to be kept at party central office for final tribute access_timeOctober 14

Kathmandu – The mortal body of Nepali Congress leader Chakra Prasad Bastola is to be kept at the party central office Sanepa from 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm for final tribute today.  The NC former central leader and former foreign minister Bast...

Bodies of all nine killed in violent snowstorm retrieved access_timeOctober 14

Myagdi – All the nine people gone missing from the base camp of Mount Gurja of Dhawalagiri rural municipality-1 in Myagdi following a violent snowstorm have been confirmed dead. The bodies were retrieved this morning.  A team of securit...

Ten-year-old raped and murdered access_timeOctober 14

Dhanusa – Two people have been arrested on the charge of murdering after raping a ten-year-old girl in Aurahi municipality.  Binod Mukhiya Bin, 32, and Nathuli Pandi Kumahar,23, of Parwaha in ward no 2 of the municipality were arrested ...

70 local levels to get ambulances access_timeOctober 12

Dharan – The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Law of the Province No. 1 has decided to provide ambulances to as high as 70 rural municipalities from 14 districts in the province by launching ‘Chief Minister Highly Essential Services Ce...

'Over 21,000 porn websites closed' access_timeOctober 11

Kathmandu –More than 21,000 websites offering pornographic contents have closed so far following the government banning porn sites, according to the Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA). The government has cracked down on pornographic website...

Peace, security first step to prosper country: PM Oli access_timeOctober 11

Kathmandu –Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli today pointed out peace and security as the first step for pursing prosperous Nepal. “The Nepal police should play an important role in implementing the campaign of ‘Prosperous Nepal, Happy Nepa...

Darchula exports sheep and mountain goats to Pokhara and Kathmandu access_timeOctober 11

Darchula – Sheep and mountain goats have been exported to Kathmandu and Pokhara from here for the upcoming Dashain and Tihar festivals.  As many as 750 sheep and mountain goats have been exported to these two cities from the Apihimal, M...

Grand community Dashain Ghar comes up in Itahari access_timeOctober 10

Itahari – Giving continuity to more than two decades long practice, the local authority and the local residents of Itahari have set up the Dashain Ghar, a place where people from all castes and communities come together to observe the biggest fes...

CPN secretariat meeting put off access_timeOctober 10

Kathmandu –A secretariat meeting of the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) has been put off.  The secretariat meeting which was set to be held at Prime Minister’s residence, Baluwatar, this morning has been adjourned, informed PM KP Sharm...

Forest Minister off to London access_timeOctober 10

Kathmandu –Minister for Forest and Environment Shakti Bahadur Basnet has left for the United Kingdom leading a Nepali delegation to attend the International Conference on Prevention of Illegal Wildlife Trade.  Minister Basnet left for t...

Route permit open from today access_timeOctober 10

Kathmandu –The Department of Transport Management has opened route permit for public vehicles from today.  In order to ease travel of incoming and outgoing passengers with the grand festivals of Nepali, Dashain, Tihar and Chhath coming ...

Simplified form comes into effect in 34 districts access_timeOctober 10

Kathmandu –The Ministry of Land Management, Cooperative and Poverty Alleviation has brought into effect a simplified form at its subordinating land reform and land revenue offices in 34 districts.  The new forms were introduced to manag...

Non-scheduled flights at initiative of State Minister Budha access_timeOctober 9

  Tripurakot, Dolpa –The Nepal Airlines Corporation and Summit Air at the initiative of Minister of State for Tourism, Dhan Bahadur Budha, have started non-scheduled flights from today targeting the students returning to Dolpa.  ...

Two held with pangolin scales access_timeOctober 9

Charikot – The Dolakha Police have arrested two people along with pangolin scales. Arjun Devkota, 23, and Saurabh Gole, 19, of Kamalamai municipality-3 in Sindhuli were arrested along with pangolin scales weighing 2.9 kilos. Pangolin is the pr...

Two drivers killed in separate accidents access_timeOctober 9

Nuwakot –Two drivers were killed in separate road accidents in Nuwakot district on Monday.  Thirty-three years old Bharat Dhungana of Baraphedi, Likhu rural municipality-1, died of electrocution while trying to lift an overhead electricity ...

Nirmala rape and murder case: two police officials suspended access_timeOctober 8

Kathmandu –The Police Headquarters in Kathmandu has suspended two police officials involved in the investigation into the case related to the rape and murder of Nirmala Panta of Kanchanpur.  Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Harsing...

PM Oli terms UN visit successful access_timeOctober 8

Kathmandu – Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that his recent visit to the United Nations (UN) Headquarters in New York to attend the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly ( UNGA) and the Costa Rica trip were successful.  In a sec...