Opinion

Work with high morale and discipline-NA Chief access_timeFebruary 21

Diktel ,Mudgebarrack–Chief of Army Staff Purna Chandra Thapa has directed the Nepal Army rank and file to work with high morale and discipline to develop the army a strong and competent force.  In course of his on-site inspection of Tai...

FSU election within April 13: Minister Pokharel access_timeFebruary 19

Pyuthan– Minister for Education, Science and Technology, Giriraj Mani Pokharel, has stressed on holding the election of the Free Students Union within April 13.  At a press meet organised by Pyuthan chapter of Federation of Nepali Journ...

Nobody should harbour ill-intention to take country backwards – PM Oli access_timeFebruary 19

Kathmandu– Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called upon one and all to contribute from their respective places towards materializing the many decades' uninterrupted dream of the Nepalis for development and prosperity.  The Prime minis...

New Road's promotion as trade hub essential: Minister Yadav access_timeFebruary 17

Kathmandu– Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies, Matrika Prasad Yadav, has said New Road area could be developed as a model trade hub.  Addressing the 6th convention of Khichapokhari New Road Trade Association here today, Minist...

Bring corrupt employees to book: NC leader Poudel access_timeFebruary 17

Damauli– Nepali Congress senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel today viewed that anyone indulging in corruption should not be let free by just relieving him/her of duties. He demanded that the government should take stern action against anyone involvi...

Government could not live up to public expectation-ex-PM Bhattarai access_timeFebruary 15

Pokhara– Naya Shakti Nepal Coordinator and former Prime Minister Dr Baburam Bhattarai has said the incumbent government has failed to take headways as per the people's expectations.  At a face-to-face programme organised here today ...

VP Pun stresses on infrastructure development to attract tourists access_timeFebruary 14

Kanchanpur– Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has said that domestic and foreign tourists could be attracted in Kanchanpur by developing tourism infrastructure.  Visiting the Shivalingeshwor area of Bedkot municipality-4 in Kanchanpur di...

Lebanon's new cabinet to protect sovereignty: PM access_timeFebruary 12

BEIRUT– Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri said Tuesday that the new government will protect Lebanon's sovereignty while working on liberating the rest of its occupied territories, local TV channel MTV reported.  "We will not ...

Govt violates rule of law: NC leader Poudel access_timeFebruary 12

Chitwan– Nepali Congress senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has said the people are disappointed by the government performance.  Speaking at a press meet organised by the Nepal Press Union, Chitwan, here today, leader Poudel said people&r...

Government undeterred despite false rumours against it: Minister Adhikari access_timeFebruary 11

Kathmandu– Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Rabindra Adhikari, has said the government would move ahead undeterred despite false rumours against it.  Speaking today on the certificate distribution ceremony for trainees of a...

No room for corrupt people in Province No 3: CM Poudel access_timeFebruary 11

Hetauda–Chief Minister of Province No 3 Dormani Poudel has urged one and all to start anti-corruption drive from the self.  At the 28th anniversary of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) in Hetauda today, C...

Don't interfere with government activities: Minister Baskota access_timeFebruary 10

Kavrepalanchok– Minister for Communications and Information Technology Gokul Baskota urged one and all not to interfere with the government in its activities. "Currently, the government is engrossed on development activities. Don't make ...

Development of sports must: Minister Bishwokarma access_timeFebruary 10

Chitwan– Minister for Youth and Sports Jagat Bahadur Bishwokarma stressed the need for making sports healthy and respected for its development. "It is be difficult to save pride and prestige of the country until sports sector having deep con...

NC leader Thapa for early general convention access_timeFebruary 10

Gorkha– Nepali Congress central member Gagan Kumar Thapa has said it was not beneficial for the party to defer its general convention.  At a press meet organized by Nepal Press Union Gorkha chapter here today, leader Thapa urged the par...

NCP Chair Dahal defends his statement on Venezuela issue access_timeFebruary 7

Chitwan– the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) chairman and former Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has reiterated his stance as expressed in the press statement he issued over the political crisis in Venezuela.  A...

Dr Bhattarai stresses on democratising parties access_timeFebruary 7

  Banepa– Naya Shakti Pary Coordinator and former Prime Minister Dr Baburam Bhattarai insisted on democratising political parties active in the country.  At an interaction 'Federalism Implementation, Naming of Province-3 and...

Government effortful towards increasing Hajj quota: Home Minister Thapa access_timeFebruary 5

Kathmandu– Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa has reaffirmed that the government was effortful to increase the existing 12,000 Hajj quotas allotted for the Nepali Muslims.  Earlier, a total of 1,200 Nepali Muslims had been leav...

Medical bill not disputable: Speaker Mahara access_timeFebruary 3

Dang– Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara has said the National Medical Education Bill endorsed by the House in a due process should not be made the agenda of protest. Talking to media persons briefly at Tarigaun Airport in Dang today, the Speaker was...

Naming of province and fixing capital soon: Chief Minister Rai access_timeFebruary 3

Biratnagar–Province 1 Chief Minister Sherdhan Rai has said the naming of the province and fixing its capital would be finalized by the winter session of the province assembly which is beginning today.  Talking to media persons today, Ch...

'Cultural heritages means of economic prosperity' access_timeFebruary 3

Banepa– Minister for Communications and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Banskota has said that our cultural heritages should be used for bringing in economic prosperity in the country.  At a Sonam Lhochhar programme organised by Man...