Opinion

Nepal-US relations get new dimension, Foreign Minister says access_timeDecember 19

  Washington DC– Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday agreed to widen the seven-decade-long Nepal-US relations and capitalize this for serving mutual interests.  Talking...

Kamal Thapa presents alternative view to federalism access_timeDecember 17

Kailali– Rastriya Prajatantra Party chair Kamal Thapa has said that the official stand of his party was strengthened autonomous local governance system was more appropriate for Nepal than federalism.  Speaking at a press meet today in D...

Develop sports for prosperous Nepal: Minister Bishwokarma access_timeDecember 16

Sankhu– Minister for Youth and Sports, Jagat Bahadur Bishwokarma, has said prosperous Nepal could not be imagined without the development of sports.  Addressing a concluding day of the football competition organized by Shankarapur munic...

CPN at work to realise dreams of martyrs: Chair Dahal access_timeDecember 13

Kathmandu–Communist Party of Nepal Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' today said his party was effortful to realise the dreams of martyrs of the people's movements.  "Some of the dreams of martyrs and the people...

Provincial Capital will not be determined soon: CM Poudel access_timeDecember 12

Kathmandu– Province No 3 Chief Minister Dormani Poudel has stated that the provincial capital of his Province will not be named immediately.  At a programme organized by the Reporters’ Club Nepal here today, CM Poudel reasoned sin...

Civic rights are at risk when government is weak: Chief Minister Pokhrel access_timeDecember 12

Rupandehi–Chief Minister of Province-5 government, Shankar Pokhrel, has said the people are empowered if the government were stronger.  Addressing a workshop seminar on the role of province government and lawmakers in the implementation...

Our culture, our priceless heritage-President Bhandari access_timeDecember 12

Kathmandu–President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended best wishes to all Nepali sisters and brothers on the occasion of Binaha Panchami.  In a message sent today, President Bhandari has said that our culture having diverse religious and ...

Unnecessary comments weaken judiciary-CJ Mishra access_timeDecember 11

Baniyani–Chief Justice Om Prakash Mishra said baseless comments and criticism would weaken the judiciary.  Inaugurating a national conference on human rights organised by Nepal Bar Association here on Monday, CJ Mishra further said, “...

Investigation into rape and murder of Nirmala narrowing down: IGP Khanal access_timeDecember 10

Kathmandu–Nepal Police Inspector General Sarbendra Khanal has apprised a parliamentary committee that an investigation into the case relating to the rape and murder of Nirmala Panta of Kanchanpur is narrowing down.  In a meeting today o...

Campaign from school must for preventing VAW-KMC Deputy Mayor Khadgi access_timeDecember 10

Kathmandu– Deputy Mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Hari Prabha Khadgi Shrestha has stressed the need to initiate campaign from each school for preventing violence against women.  At an interaction jointly organized by Working ...

Committee to be upgraded to department: Minister Adhikari access_timeDecember 9

Lalitur– Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Rabindra Adhikari, has informed that the government was upgrading the Buddhist Philosophy and Monastery Development Committee into a department.  Minister Adhikari shared this i...

PM urges for scrutinizing govt stand against corruption access_timeDecember 9

Kathmandu Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called on civil society to minutely observe the government's resolution against corruption.  Receiving a memorandum submitted on behalf of the United Civil Society against Corruption seeking the ...

Finance Minister urges journalists to write on governance, development issues access_timeDecember 7

Kathmandu –Finance Minister Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada has said the journalists' pen should flow the causes of good governance and development.  Inaugurating the fourth convention of Nepal Economic Journalists' Association (NEJA) ami...

Even ruling party leaders dissatisfied with govt’s working style: Prakash Man Singh access_timeDecember 7

Kathmandu –Nepali Congress leader Prakash Man Singh has said dissatisfaction over the government’s working style has been increasing even among the leaders of the ruling parties.  He said this while addressing a programme commemor...

Speaker hopeful of effective social security implementation access_timeDecember 7

Dang– Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara today said that the social security scheme unveiled by the government would be effective.  At a programme organized to release a novel ‘Lucky Charm’ written by Sabin Priyasan in Ghorahi, ...

Nine-month activities of govt. disappointed people: Chair Thapa access_timeDecember 6

Janakpurdham –Chairperson of Rastriya Prajatantra Party, Kamal Thapa, has said that government extravagant participation at a programme of a religion publicity organisation was objectionable.  At a news conference organsied by Media Nep...

EU to lift its ban on Nepali aircraft soon-Minister Adhikari access_timeDecember 5

Kathmandu –Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Rabindra Adhikari has said the European Union-imposed ban on Nepali aircrafts in Europe sky will be lifted very soon.  Inaugurating the Helicopters’ Society of Nepal on ...

VAW becoming a global challenge-Foreign Minister access_timeDecember 5

Surkhet –Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has said violence against women is becoming a global challenge.  He said this at an interaction programme ‘Responsibility and role of stakeholders for ending gender-based...

Federalism is absolutely unique system: Speaker Mahara access_timeDecember 4

  Gaighat, Udayapur – Speaker of the Federal Parliament, Krishna Bahadur Mahara has termed Nepal’s federalism as purely different from other countries’ federalism and based on the country’s own context.  Addres...

Police should not be negligent in conducting investigation: IGP Khanal access_timeDecember 4

Kathmandu – Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sarbendra Khanal has asserted that the police can't afford to show any negligence in carrying out investigation of any cases of crimes and violence occurring in our society.  IGP Khanal ...