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SC order eases citizens to receive services access_timeDecember 19

  Kathmandu– The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued an order that the literate citizens can fill up form on their own while receiving services from land reform office and land revenue office.   A divisional bench of Chief Justice Om...

National convention of Government Attorneys from Dec 23 access_timeDecember 18

Baniyani– The national convention of government attorneys is going to be held on December 23 in Kathmandu for effective implementation of the newly enforced Criminal Code.  The Code that went into effect since August 17 this year replac...

Local government distributes quilts to poor access_timeDecember 18

Bhimduttanagar– Poor families residing in Bhimduttangar municipality-2 in Kanchanpur have received quilts in charity.  Bhimduttanagar municipality mayor Surendra Bista on Monday distributed quilts to 26 individuals representing the poor hou...

PM Oli pays tribute to ex-PM Tulasi Giri access_timeDecember 18

  Kathmandu– Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has expressed grief on the passing away of former Prime Minister Dr Tulasi Giri.  In a tweet some moments ago, Prime Minister Oli said the demise of former Prime Minster has saddened him...

Ex PM Dr Tulasi Giri passes away access_timeDecember 18

Kathmandu–Former Prime Minister Dr Tulasi Giri has passed away at his residence at Siddhartha Colony in Budhanilakantha this morning. He was 93.  Former Prime Minister Giri, who has been under treatment for liver cancer, died at 6.00 am...

Chief Minster Shahi picked as parliamentary party leader access_timeDecember 18

Surkhet–Chief Minister of Karnali Province Government, Mahendra Bahadur Shahi has been picked as the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN)’s parliamentary party leader for Karnali Province.  The parliamentary party meeting of the CPN hel...

Three men die from 'alcohol poisoning' in Rukum access_timeDecember 17

Rukum ,West –Three people were suspected to have died in Rukum (West) areas from consumption of tainted alcohol, said the District Police Office (DPO), Rukum (West).  The deceased are Khambu Kami, 63, of Sanabheri Rural Municipality-9, ...

FNJ, Siraha chapter to limit misuse of press freedom access_timeDecember 17

Lahan– The Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) Siraha chapter has decided to take action against the non journalists misusing the freedom of the press.  The chapter's 10th AGM concluded recently agreed to seek punishment against ...

Cyclone Phethai causes chilly days access_timeDecember 17

Kathmandu–Cloudy skies and light rain and snowfall at a few places across the country have been forecast today due to impact of cyclone Phethai originated from the south-west area of the Bay of Bengal. In a press statement today, the Meteoro...

Blacktopping Puraina-Suiya Bagauda road under Postal Highway begins access_timeDecember 17

Nepalgunj–Blacktopping the 44.6 kilometers Puraina-Suiya Bagauda under the Postal Highway has begun. The first phase of blacktopping one and a half kilometers road has been complete, said engineer Tulasiram Bhandari.  The task of coveri...

Truck knocks down a pedestrian access_timeDecember 17

Chitwan– A pedestrian died when a truck hit him at Bhateri along the Narayangarh-Muglin road section this m orning.  A man, aged around 30, died when the truck (PN 88 A) en route to Chennai from Kathmandu knocked him.  According to...

Closed session of NC mahasamiti meeting kicks off access_timeDecember 16

  Kathmandu–The closed session of the Nepali Congress mahasamiti meeting kicked off this morning.  In the closed session, General Secretary has presented the organizational report while Treasurer Sitadevi Yadav the account report, a...

'Communications have important role for political change' access_timeDecember 16

Pokhara– Minister of Gandaki Province for Social Development Naradevi Pun has recognised communications as having an important role for a political change. "Journalism ahead should devote itself to the prosperity of society," she said w...

Country marking today as Black Day access_timeDecember 16

Kathmandu– The country is marking today (December 16) as Black Day to protest the disposition of the first democratically elected government by the late former king Mahendra Shah on December 15, 1960.  Mahendra took charge of the state ...

Two children die after eating chowmein served by aunt access_timeDecember 16

Kanchanpur– Two children died after they ate chowmein given by their aunt in Krishnapur Municipality-3 in Kanchanpur district, said the police. Dhan Bahadur Sunar, 12, and his eight-year-old brother Tek started vomiting after they ate chowmein se...

NC Mahasamiti meeting kicks off from today, to dwell on five key documents access_timeDecember 14

Kathmandu –The Mahasamiti meeting of Nepali Congress (NC), the major opposition party in parliament, has kicked off in Kathmandu from today. Mahasamiti is the party's highest policy-making body.  The meeting that was supposed to be ...

Minister Pun inspects irrigation projects access_timeDecember 14

Kalaiya–Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Barsha Man Pun has conducted a monitoring inspection of various irrigation and embankment projects in Bara district today.  On e of the embankment projects the minister inspect...

Call to revoke Citizenship Bill-2075 access_timeDecember 14

Bharatpur– Stakeholders have called upon the government to revoke the Citizenship Bill-2075 arguing that it is against the national interest. At an interaction programme organized in Chitwan on Thursday, they said that the bill brought to amend t...

Three minor siblings dead in Dang fire access_timeDecember 14

  Lamahi ,Dang–Three minors of a same family died in a fire that occurred in the house of Nabaraj Pun at Banglachuli Rural Municipality-8, Dang. Pun’s seven-year-old son Krishna Kumar, five-year-old daughter Asmita and two-year-old ...

NTC's microwave radio link expands across Upper Mustang access_timeDecember 13

Baglung– Nepal Telecom has expanded the access of microwave radio link across the Upper Mustang.  The link, a wireless communication technology that uses high frequency beams of radio waves to provide high speed wireless connections, has re...