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PM Oli cautions against tendency of obstructing development access_timeFebruary 11

Kathmandu– Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called for caution against the tendency of robbing of (the state coffers) and obstructing the nation's development, which, according to him, still prevailed in various pretexts.  Addressin...

'Traffic communication apps' for safe travel access_timeFebruary 11

Lahan– In a bid to help reduce road accidents and ensure safe and comfortable travel, the Traffic Office has brought into operation the 'Traffic Communications Apps' in Province-2 from Sunday.  The police headquarters, high...

NA chair Timilsina receives felicitation access_timeFebruary 11

Parbat–National Assembly Chairperson Ganesh Prasad Timilsina was honoured with felicitation at his home town.  He was offered the honour for being the first person of the Gandaki province to ascend to the special class of the nation.  ...

Three Indian nationals arrested with 360 kg hashish access_timeFebruary 10

Dhading–The police arrested three Indian nationals with contraband hashish weighing 360 kilograms from Gajuri of Dhading district this morning. A team from the Narcotics Control Bureau of Nepal Police arrested the Indian nationals during a securi...

President Bhandari observes Basanta Shrawan access_timeFebruary 10

Kathmandu–President Bidya Devi Bhandari attended the Basanta Shrawan ritual on the occasion of Basanta Panchami at Nasal Chowk in Hanumandhoka durbar premises this morning.  The Basanta Shrawan ritual took place at the auspicious hour o...

Lighting burns house in Bardibas access_timeFebruary 10

Bardibas– A house was completely gutted in a fire that originated following a lightning at Chanauta of Bardibas municipality-11. The house of Ajaya Dimdong was burnt to ashes in the incident that took place on Saturday afternoon.  Fortu...

Three arrested with counterfeit notes access_timeFebruary 8

Bhojpur– The District Police Office, Bhojpur has arrested three persons in possession of fake currency notes.  The three were arrested from a local fair along with fake notes equivalent to Rs 4,000, the District Police Office, Bhojpur Chief...

142 suggestions selected for KMC Smart Urban Technology Challenge access_timeFebruary 8

Kathmandu–A total of 142 suggestions were selected for Smart Urban Technology Challenge 2018 for Kathmandu metropolitan city. A total 452 such suggestions were collected during a month.  The Kathmandu Metropolitan City had sought sugges...

Four bills presented for discussion in legislation management committee access_timeFebruary 8

Kathmandu–The National Assembly (NA) has sent four bills to the Legislation Management Committee for clause-wise discussion.  Minister for Women, Children and Senior Citizen Thammaya Thapa tabled the 'Senior Citizen (First Amendment...

Eight airports in far-west yet to resume services access_timeFebruary 8

Amargadhi– Some eight airports based in different districts of the Sudurpaschim Province have not come into operation since long.  In lack of government efforts, the airports which have shut their services during the armed conflict peri...

Chances of rain, snowfall forecasted access_timeFebruary 8

Kathmandu–The rainfall taking place across the country from Thursday and the snowfall in the mountainous region is likely to continue even today, according to the Weather Forecasting Division.  Senior Meteorologist at the Division Shant...

President administers oath to three ambassadors access_timeFebruary 8

Kathmandu–President Bidya Devi Bhandari administered oath of office and secrecy to three newly-appointed ambassadors this morning. At a special function in the President House, President Bhandari administered oath of office to Amrit Bahadur Rai, ...

Political cleanup needed, Dr BRB says access_timeFebruary 8

Melamchi–Coordinator of Naya Shakti Party Nepal and former Prime Minister Dr Baburam Bhattarai viewed that positive changes in the country were possible within five years provided that better economic growth rate was gained followed by clean poli...

DPL winner to be awarded Rs 3 million access_timeFebruary 7

Kathmandu– Come February 9 and the country's cricket league with the highest cash prize - Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) - will open its pitch for cricketers among whom the winners will take home Rs 3 million.  According to Dhangadh...

Strike affects teaching learning activities in schools across country access_timeFebruary 7

Kathmandu–Teaching and learning activities at most of community and private schools across the nation have been affected today due to the strike called by ANNISU (Revolutionary) close to Netra Bikram Chanda-led CPN-Maoist.  The ANNISU (Revo...

Two held with leopard hides access_timeFebruary 7

Kathmandu–Police arrested two persons in possession of leopard hides from Kathmandu Metropolitan City-32, Jadibuti.  Nepal Police headquarters has confirmed that Indra Kumar Tamang, 16, and Raj Kumar Tamang, 17, hailing from Kavre Bhakundeb...

Three dead in separate road mishaps access_timeFebruary 7

Banepa– Two persons died when a tipper carrying wedding attendants met with an accident at Sunkoshi Rural Municipality-2 Kamerephant in Sindhuli district along the BP Highway on Wednesday evening.  Critically injured Krishna Maya Majhi,...

Bajura under snow grip again access_timeFebruary 7

Bajura– Snowfall has again gripped Bajura since Wednesday evening. Normal life here has become tougher again with abrupt fall on temperature caused by rain and snow.  The snowfall that began from hilly and mountainous regions of the dis...

NC CWC meeting today access_timeFebruary 6

Kathmandu–The main opposition Nepali Congress is holding its central working committee meeting at party central office, Sanepa, today.  NC Spokesperson Biswo Prakash Sharma informed that the meeting taking place at 1.00 pm would dwell o...

Bid for amplifying employment opportunities gathers pace access_timeFebruary 6

Kathmandu– The government which has vowed to end forceful foreign employment within five years is in its final bid to announce the 'Prime Minister Employment Programme'.  The government is engaging its efforts to adequately prov...