Opinion

Government is serious to guarantee social security, says Labour Minister access_timeAugust 14

Kathmandu –Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Security Gokarna Bista has said that the government was serious toward guaranteeing social security to the grass toots level people by bringing the labourers working in the informal sector int...

Home Minister stresses on people-friendly police access_timeAugust 10

Chitwan –Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa said that no protection will be ensured to those involving in inhuman activities.  Addressing the convocation of junior police officers' basic training (2-174 group) at Bharatpur to...

Finance Minister calls for more investment for development access_timeAugust 8

Washington D.C., USA –Finance Minister Dr. Yuba Raj Khatiwada has underscored the need of more cooperation from various sectors for Nepal's graduation to a developed country status from the least-developed country status by 2022.  A...

"American support crucial for Nepal Army's capacity enhancement": DPM Pokharel access_timeAugust 7

Kathmandu –Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence Ishwor Pokharel has expressed the US government's support was crucial for the training and capacity enhancement of the Nepal Army cadres.  In a meeting held between Deputy PM...

Digital Nepal inevitable for prosperity, PM says access_timeAugust 3

Kathmandu –Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that optimum utilization of information technology was inevitable to compete in the global market at a time when the country has entered the phase of economic transformation, ending the political t...

Give government more time for economic, political transformation: RPP Chair Thapa access_timeAugust 2

Biratnagar –Chairperson of the Rastriya Prajatantra Party Kamal Thapa today viewed that the incumbent government needs more time to bring economic, social and political transformation in the country.   Suggesting that the government shou...

Govt committed to development of religious trusts: CP Subba access_timeAugust 1

Pokhara – Chief Minister of Gandaki Prithivi Subba Gurung has reaffirmed his government's commitment for the development, conservation and promotion of religious trusts.  Inaugurating Astabhujakar Shiva Kunda and Pancha Dhara in a p...

Bilateral mechanism active to implement Nepal-India cooperation commitments: Dahal access_timeJuly 31

Kathmandu –CPN Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that the bilateral mechanism was working actively to bring into effect the commitments and pacts between Nepal and India for mutual cooperation.  Speaking at the...

New communications related laws to be made: Communications Minister Baskota access_timeJuly 29

Pokhara – Minister for Communications and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Banskota has said that the government is working to make new communications related laws.  At a programme organised to honour former President of the Federati...

' Govt will implement agreements with Dr KC,' Minister Adhikari access_timeJuly 27

Pokhara –Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari has asserted that the government would implement the agreements reached between the government and Dr Govinda KC who on Thursday ended his 15th hunger strike after a cons...

Karnali Province CM announces province development as tourist destination access_timeJuly 26

Surkhet – Chief Minister of Karnali Province Mahendra Bahadur Shahi has announced to develop Karnali as the province attracting the world.  At an interaction organised by the Nepal Tourism Journalist Association (NTJA), Karnali Province...

Sports generate competent human resources for nation: Speaker access_timeJuly 25

Tulsipur –Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara has spoken of the need of carrying out a feasibility study to develop the country into a sports hub.  Speaking at a programme organised to lay a foundation stone for a stadium going to be constru...

Overall development necessary for prosperity: CM access_timeJuly 25

Nawalparasi – Chief Minister of Gandaki State Prithivi Subba Gurung has said that overall development was essential for the economic prosperity of Gandaki state.  Inaugurating the second convention of the Ambulance Drivers Association, ...

Finance Minister insists on combined efforts against money laundering access_timeJuly 24

Kathmandu –Finance Minister Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada has spoken of the need of paying attention to the implementation of standards against money laundering.  As he said, prevention of money laundering is necessary to achieve sustainable de...

Chhoti Bhansar and Triveni Dumkibas road in priority: Chief Minister access_timeJuly 24

Nawalparasi –The Province No. 4 government has prioritized upgrading the Triveni Chhoti customs office and operation of the Dumkibas road section in eastern Nawalparasi.  Chief Minister of Province No 4, Prithvi Subba Gurung, shared thi...

Govt attacked from all quarters for its reforms-oriented activities: CM Pokharel access_timeJuly 23

Butwal –CPN Standing Committee member and Chief Minister of Province no 5, Shankar Pokharel, has claimed that the incumbent government was attacked from all quarters as it spearheaded works aimed at societal reforms and changes.  At the...

Institutionalisation of federalism need of the hour: CM Poudel access_timeJuly 23

Sindhuli –Province 3 chief minister Dormani Poudel has said the government is being attacked from every quarter.  In his address to a programme organised at Aajad Memorial Building Sindhuli today to commemorate the 40th memorial day of ...

NC leader Sitaula calls for govt to save life of Dr KC access_timeJuly 23

Chitwan –Nepali Congress leader Krishna Prasad Sitaula today demanded that the government should address demands of protesting Prof Dr Gobinda KC. Dr KC is on a hunger strike for over three weeks demanding reforms in medical education sector. ...

Construction of Pokhara Int'l Airport will complete on time: PM Oli access_timeJuly 19

Pokhara – Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that construction of Pokhara Regional International Airport would be completed on time.  Inspecting the under construction runway of the project today, Prime Minister Oli said that constru...

Medical Education Bill cannot be withdrawn: Minister Pokharel access_timeJuly 19

Kathmandu –Minister for Education, Science and Technology Girirajmani Pokharel today ruled out the possibility of pulling out the Medical Education Bill. He however, said that some revisions could be made in the bill.  "There is no...