Opinion

Unity among democratic forces essential: Prime Minister access_timeAugust 18

Kathmandu–Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said unity among democratic forces is a must to meet the goals of peace, good governance and development. Delivering his views on the issue of public importance in a meeting of the House of Representa...

Government serious about tourism development: Minister Bhattarai access_timeAugust 14

Kathmandu– Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai has said the government is working with various programmes aim to boost up the country's tourism. During his interaction with a delegation from the Trade Associat...

Lumbini's development and Gautam Buddha Int'l Airport at government's top priority: Minister Bhattarai access_timeAugust 8

Rupandehi–Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Yogesh Bhattarai, has said that the government has put development of Lumbini and Gautam Buddha International Airport at top priority. Inspecting the under construction Gautam Buddha ...

None has challenged democracy: Minister Baskota access_timeAugust 6

Janakpurdham–Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Gokul Prasad Baskota, has said talks mentioning that democracy was in crisis just reflected the psychology to create an unnecessary fear among the mass. Speaking at a press m...

Party unification bid to be completed by Mid-August: Leader Nepal access_timeAugust 2

Chitwan–Ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) senior leader and former Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that the remaining tasks of the party unification will be completed by Mid August. In a press meet here today, leader Nepal shared t...

Govt commits to strengthening custom, border administrations: Finance Minister Khatiwada access_timeAugust 1

Kathmandu–Finance Minister Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada today said the government was committed to strengthening and making custom and border administrations effective. The government was at work to develop technology and infrastructure in every cust...

Govt missing historic opportunity: leader Yadav access_timeJuly 28

Kathmandu–Presidium coordinator of Rastriya Janata Party Nepal, Raj Kishor Yadav, has said the government must advance to fulfill people's aspiration for change and economic prosperity by utilizing the historic opportunity. However, the gover...

Nepali people should have pesticide free veggies: PM Oli access_timeJuly 11

Kathmandu–Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said he would look into the matter wherein he was reportedly not informed of the letter from Indian embassy in relation to pesticide test in Indian imported fruits and vegetables. Inaugurating the nat...

Public education should be made socialism-oriented: Minister Pokharel access_timeJuly 10

Kathmandu–Minister for Education, Science and Technology, Girirajmani Pokharel, has said that public education should be socialism-oriented as the constitution has mentioned to take the country towards socialism. At a seminar organised by Educ...

Government is serious about public health issues: Minister Baskota access_timeJuly 9

Kathmandu–Minister for Communications and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Baskota has said issues relating to the pesticide residue test on vegetables and fruits to be imported from India will be implemented with further preparations as the g...

Security system would be made more reliable and credible: Minister Thapa access_timeJuly 8

Kathmandu–Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa has reaffirmed his commitment to ensure more reliable and credible security system in the country. Responding to the queries raised by the parliamentarians in today's meeting of the Nat...

Lab issue behind decision to halt pesticide test process: Minister Yadav access_timeJuly 8

Kathmandu–Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supply, Matrika Prasad Yadav, said the government decided not to implement its decision to conduct the pesticide residue test in imported vegetables and fruits along the Nepal-India border for the tim...

Govt stringent against elements fomenting social discord, instability: Home Minister Thapa access_timeJuly 7

Chitwan–Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa has said police persons need to conduct rigorous investigation and shrewd analyses of the elements which are against social security and harmony because the country was undergoing state restructuring proces...

Action to those doing sub-standard works: Minister Rai access_timeJuly 7

Nepalgunj– Minister for Urban Development Mohammed Ishtiyak Rai has warned that erring contractors undertaking constructing of physical infrastructures would be brought to book. At an interaction programme organized by the Office of Urban Deve...

Next leadership of NC on consensus: leader Poudel access_timeJuly 5

Chitwan–Senior leader of main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) Ram Chandra Poudel has opined for electing a new leadership who can unite the party. At a press meet organized by the Press Union Chitwan chapter here today, leader Poudel also said...

Biplav-led group be brought to mainstream: Nidhi access_timeJuly 4

Chitwan–Vice-President of the Nepali Congress, Bimalendra Nidhi, has said that Netra Bikram Chand 'Biplav'-led group should be brought to the mainstream by holding talks. At a press conference organised by Nepal Press Union, Chitwan, h...

Minister Aryal commits to Ramgram development access_timeJuly 3

Parasi–Minister for Land Management, Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation, Padma Kumari Aryal has expressed the government's commitment to developing Ramgram, an ancient site connected with the life of the Buddha. She expressed this commit...

Activities of government should be reviewed: Leader Rawal access_timeJune 27

Attariya–Sudurpaschim state in-charge of Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Bhim Rawal, has said that the government should move ahead by reviewing its activities. At a news conference organised by NCP Sudurpaschim state committee here today, leader...

State name through consensus: CM Rai access_timeJune 23

Gaighat– Chief Minister of State-1 Sherdhan Rai has said the State would be named soon as the process to forge consensus for it was getting finalized. In a press meet organized by the Press Organization Udaypur chapter here this morning, CM Ra...

Yoga essential in building healthy, prosperous society: DPM Yadav access_timeJune 21

Janakpurdham–Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health and Population Upendra Yadav today described yoga as an integral part in building a healthy, prosperous and good cultured society. He made this remark at a yoga camp organised jointly ...