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IN PICS: People leaving the capital for Dashain celebration access_time2022-09-30

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: People living in Kathmandu Valley, where lies the federal capital of the country, have begun traveling to their hometowns with the beginning of Dashain vacation. According to the traffic police, hundreds of thousands of people leav...

IN PICS: Dashain is here and so are kites access_time2022-09-30

KATHMANDU, Sept 30: One of the main festivals of Nepali people, Dashain has begun.  Flying the kites is one of the favorite festival pastimes for people. Kites have begun taking to the skies in Kathmandu. Here are some pictures taken by Rato...

These are the possible candidates of JSP for upcoming polls access_time2022-09-29

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: The ruling alliance of Nepali Congress, CPN (Maoist Center), CPN-UML, Janata Samajbadi Party and Rastriya Janamorcha Party has finally forged an seat sharing modality for the upcoming polls of the federal and provincial level. It...

IFC extends first ever green GTFP line to Global IME Bank in Nepal access_time2022-09-29

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is extending an unfunded short-term facility under the Global Trade Finance Program (GTFP) to Global IME Bank, one of the largest commercial banks of Nepal, with a carve out allocated towards c...

Know how the ruling alliance is sharing seats in the upcoming polls access_time2022-09-28

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: The ruling alliance of Nepali Congress, CPN (Maoist Center), CPN-UML, Janata Samajbadi Party and Rastriya Janamorcha Party has finally forged an seat sharing modality for the upcoming polls of the federal and provincial level. In...

IN PICS: KMC begins monitoring markets, fair price shops access_time2022-09-26

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: The beginning of one of the biggest festival seasons of the country, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has begun monitoring the markets and fair price shops being operated targeting the festival. Annually, the markets see lar...

10 low-budget holiday destinations during Dashain, Tihar vacations access_time2022-09-26

Are you planning to visit some new places and spend quality time with your family this Dashain and Tihar vacations at a low budget? Then here are some destinations you won’t regret visiting: Nagarkot Nagarkot located a few kilometers away f...

Dashain festival begins, 10:23 AM  auspicious hour for Ghatasthapana access_time2022-09-25

KATHMANDU: Navaratri Parva or the nine-night festival of Bada Dashain, the great festival of the Hindus of Nepal, commenced from Monday. The first day of the Bada Dashain festival is called Ghatasthapana that falls on Ashwin Shukla Pratipada, the fi...

Citizenship bill: SC demands written answer from President’s Office within 15 days access_time2022-09-25

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: The Supreme Court has sought reason from the Office of President for not authenticating the citizenship bill passed by both the lower and upper house on Sunday. A single bench of Justice Hari Prasad Phuyal ordered the President&r...

Monsoon to remain active throughout Dashain access_time2022-09-24

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: The Department of Meteorology and Hydrology has maintained that the monsoon is likely to remain active throughout Dashain festival. According to meteorologist Raj Pradananga, the monsoon is unlikely to end anytime soon. &ldquo...

Single bench of Justice Hari Phuyal to hear the case filed in SC demanding an interim order to authenticate citizenship bill access_time2022-09-24

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: A single bench of Hari Prasad Phuyal is scheduled to conduct the hearing of the case filed at the Supreme Court (SC) demanding an interim order to authenticate the citizenship bill on Sunday. As many as five writ petitions have b...

In pics: NADA Ev Auto Show access_time2022-09-24

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: Nepal’s first Ev Auto Show is currently underway at Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu. The show kicked off on Thursday. Here are some pictures of two wheelers displayed in the show: &nb...

12 JSP cadres arrested for displaying black flags to KP Oli access_time2022-09-24

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: As many as 12 cadres of Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) were arrested on charge of displaying black flags to KP Sharma Oli, Chairman of CPN-UML. It has been learnt that these people waved black flags to Oli on Saturday at Janakpur A...

UML and Loktantrik Samajbadi Party to forge an electoral alliance for upcoming polls access_time2022-09-23

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: CPN-UML and Loktantrik Samajbadi Party Nepal have decided to forge an electoral alliance for the upcoming polls of the federal and provincial level. A committee has also been formed accordingly. The two parties had forged a si...

Patan High Court passes interim order not to demolish structures over Tukucha River access_time2022-09-21

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: The Patan High Court has issued an interim order not to immediately demolish structures over Tukucha River barring the Kathmandu Metropolitan City’s plan to recover the river. A single bench of Justice Kiran Kumar Pokhrel i...

We are preparing to file case against Prez Bhandari’s recent move: Dahal access_time2022-09-21

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: Chairman of CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has maintained that the ruling alliance is planning to go to court against President Bidhya Devi Bhnadari’s recent move. Addressing an event at Khumaltar-based party office...

These could be reason why Prez Bhandari did not authenticate the citizenship bill access_time2022-09-20

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: Bhimarjun Acharya, constitution expert, has given some possible reasons for President Bidhya Devi Bhandari not authenticating the citizenship bill. Talking with Ratopati, Acharya maintained that the tenure of the House of Represe...

Prez Bhandari didn’t authenticate the citizenship bill. What happens now? access_time2022-09-20

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: President Bidhya Devi Bhandari did not authenticate the citizenship bill that was passed twice by both the lower and upper house of parliament.  As per the constitution of Nepal, the President is obliged to authenticate the ...

Bring Indonesian investment in Nepal's hydropower, tourism: PM Deuba access_time2022-09-20

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has asked the Indonesian Ambassador to facilitate bringing in Indonesian investment to Nepal's hydropower and tourism sectors. Prime Minister Deuba made this remark during a meeting with the ...

Motorable Bridge to be constructed over Mahakali River connecting Nepal and India access_time2022-09-20

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: A motorable bridge is to be constructed over the Mahakali River connecting Dharchula (India) with Darchula (Nepal). The construction is funded by India.  In Darchula (Nepal), Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies, ...