Opinion

We will find Nirmala's killers at any cost: Home Minister Thapa access_timeMarch 6

Dhangadhi– Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa has expressed the determination to find out and bring to book the murderers of 13-year-old girl Nirmala Panta of Kanchanpur.  Talking to journalists here today, he said, "We wi...

Government to make media houses systematic: CM Shahi access_timeMarch 5

Surkhet– Chief Minister of Karnali State, Mahendra Bahadur Shahi, has said that the government would make media systematic gradually.  During the meeting with five-member mission team of Federation of Nepali Journalists led by General-S...

I am not worthy of Nobel Peace Prize: Imran Khan access_timeMarch 4

Islamabad ,Pakistan– Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday said he is "not worthy" of the Nobel Prize prize, adding that one who solves the Kashmir dispute to pave the way for peace and human development in the subcontinent shoul...

Not control but facilitation a need for people: Chief Information Commissioner access_timeMarch 5

Bejhad–Chief Information Commissioner of the National Information Commission, Krishna Hari Baskota suggested the local governments to adopt the approach of facilitation not the control to take the people into confidence.  The local gove...

Working in best interest of Nepali my first responsibility: Ambassador Dhakal access_timeMarch 4

Banepa–Nepali Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Krishna Prasad Dhakal has asserted that the securing the welfare of Nepalis in UAE was his first responsibility.  At a programme organized by Mandan Deupur Municipality in Kavre...

Trump blames Fed rate hikes for hampering economic growth access_timeMarch 3

WASHINGTON–U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday reiterated his criticism of the Federal Reserve's monetary policy, saying that increased interest rates led to a strong dollar and impeded economic growth.  "We have a gentlema...

Government focused on publicity rather than action: NC President Deuba access_timeMarch 3

Janakpur– Nepali Congress President and former prime minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has argued that the government did not do anything important in the past one year.  During a press meet organized by Nepal Press Union Dhanusha Chapter her...

Hindu state would be established through street movement: RPP Chair access_timeMarch 1

Urlabari– Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) chair Kamal Thapa has asserted that Hindu state would be restored through street movement.  The RPP chair said this while addressing a programme at Urlabari of Morang district this morning. The...

Pakistan will release Indian pilot Friday as 'peace gesture': Imran Khan access_timeFebruary 28

ISLAMABAD–Pakistan will release a captured Indian pilot on Friday, Prime Minister Imran Khan told a joint session of parliament Thursday, in an overture towards New Delhi after soaring tensions fuelled fears of conflict between the nuclear-armed ...

Lalitpur mayor ready to move ahead joining hands with people access_timeFebruary 28

Lalitpur– Mayor of Lalitpur Metropolitan City, Chiribabu Maharjan, has said that the metropolis was ready to move ahead joining hands with the people in development activities at local levels.  At a programme organised at Magargaun of L...

Budhigandaki hydel project will gain momentum-Chair Dahal access_timeFebruary 27

Gorkha – Communist Party of Nepal Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' said the construction of Budhigandaki Hydro as a national pride project will gain momentum.  Inaugurating a new-constructed building of Gandaki Rural Municip...

Religious conversion should be stopped-leader Thapa access_timeFebruary 27

Banepa– Nepali Congress (NC) central member and former Health Minister Gagan Thapa said the practice of religious conversion should be stopped.  It is the freedom of choice of a person to adopt religion in the country with religious freed...

Minister Gyawali urges Nepali diaspora to contribute to Nepal's development access_timeFebruary 25

Kathmandu –Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali interacted with the members of the Non-Resident Nepali Association and Overseas Nepalese Forum as well as Nepali community residing in Switzerland.  Minister Gyawali is curre...

Call to make literacy campaign successful access_timeFebruary 24

Janakpurdham–Minister for Education, Science and Technology Girirajmani Pokharel has said that the federation, province and local level representatives should work together to make the enrollment and literacy campaign successful.  Speak...

The AIBT case concerning, but not the end of the road for Nepali students access_timeजेठ २३, २०१९

Facts are facts, unsubstantiated statements and gossips do not help when your chips are down. The case in point here is the recent issue of a College – Australian Institute of Business and technology (AIBT) – in Sydney Australia, having its...

Minister Aryal pledges reforms in revenue and survey system access_timeFebruary 22

Kathmandu–Minister for Land Management, Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation, Padma Kumari Aryal, has announced to establish at least one revenue office and one survey office in the Kathmandu Valley as a model one in terms of technology within a ...

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...