Interview

'Yogmaya's contribution vital to end Sati Pratha' access_time2021-04-06

Chief of Province No. 1 Somnath Adhikari 'Pyasi' has said that the contributions of Yogmaya were remarkable to end Sati Pratha in the time of Rana regime. Attending a theatre performance of 'Yogmaya' at Jhorahat in Morang district ...

Government and Tharuhat Struggle Committee access_time2021-03-30

The first phase talks have started between the government and the agitating Tharu Welfare Assembly, Tharuhat/Tharuwan Joint Struggle Committee Central Agitation Mobilization Committee.  The government talks committee formed under coordination o...

New office building for public prosecutors access_time2021-02-21

Attorney General Agni Prasad Kharel has said that the state has been making huge investment in building a society free of crimes and in dispensation of justice. Inaugurating virtually the new building of the Morang district public prosecutor's of...

Socio-economic transformation people's aspiration: NA Chairman Timilsina access_time2021-02-19

Chairman of the National Assembly Ganesh Prasad Timilsina has said the socio-economic and cultural transformation along with democratic system is the aspiration of Nepali people. "Nepal achieves the socialism as envisioned by the constitution o...

'Chief Minister Employment Programme turned supportive' access_time2021-02-16

Chief of Karnali Province Govinda Prasad Kalauni has appreciated the Province Government for its proactive role in public health security in the time of pandemic and for providing job opportunities through the Chief Minister Employment Programme. ...

Consumer Protection Committee continues market monitoring during COVID-19 crisis access_time2077-02-02

Kathmandu - The Commerce, Supply and Consumer Protection Committee, until some days ago, had received daily over 300 complaints about market irregularities during lockdown through its toll free number 1137. But, lately the number has significantly drop...

Role of Federal Parliament more important during difficult time: Speaker Sapkota access_time2077-01-02

Kathmandu - Life across the country is crippled from the global pandemic COVID-19. The Federal Parliament’s budget session is likely to be summoned. During the time of crisis, lawmakers have raised voices to make the Federal Parliament and parlia...

Bangladesh and Nepal can co-operate in lot of areas: Bangladesh Ambassador Shams access_timeJuly 4

Kathmandu–Bangladesh is third nearest country to Nepal, besides India and China. Yet two countries seem far apart in many issues. Two countries lack proper mechanism of communication. Some measures are taken recently that can forge closer relatio...

Pakistan, Afghanistan appeal to Taliban to join peace talks access_time2074-09-12

BEIJING,  The foreign ministers of Pakistan and Afghanistan appealed to Taliban militants to join peace talks following a meeting Tuesday organized by China to mend strained relations between the two governments.  In a joint statement, the t...

Typical sculpture show on at Nepal Art Council access_time2074-09-03

Kathmandu,  A sculpture exhibition is presently running at the Nepal Art Council.  The visitors would encounter a mammoth sculpture as they enter the exhibition gallery after climbing a flight of stairs to the first floor.  On first gl...

German industrial orders surprise with October boost access_time2074-08-20

    FRANKFURT AM MAIN,  Industrial firms in Germany beat analysts' expectations by reporting slightly increased orders in October, official data showed Wednesday, suggesting a run of strong growth has further to go before peter...

Pillion rider killed in road mishap access_time2017/10/8

Itahari - A pillion rider was killed in a road accident here on Saturday night.  The deceased has been identified as 11-year-old Rupak Chhetri of Panchthar district. The accident took place when a bus (Ko 1 Kha 3988) heading towards Itahari fro...

Maternity service in Rolpa discontinued after doctor's resignation access_time2017/8/6

Rolpa - The maternity service has still not resumed at the Rolpa District Hospital, Reugha after the resignation of its trained doctor more than two months ago. The hospital had launched the surgical service in its maternity ward which has remained ...

Missing septuagenarian's body recovered access_time2017/8/4

Kanchanpur - The body of an estimated 72 – year – old man who went missing while wading across the swollen Chaudhar river was found this morning. The mortal remains of Sadhuram Khuna of Dharmapur of Vedkot municipality – 5 was foun...

Motorcyclist succumbs to fatal injuries access_time2017/8/4

Inaruwa - A motorcyclist injured after being struck by a magic van four days ago at Bhokraha rural municipality – 2 succumbed to injuries on Thursday night. The deceased has been identified by the District Police Office, Sunsari as Aarif Ansar...

Dr KC’s supporters feel betrayed as govt drags feet access_time2017/6/23

  KATHMANDU - Supporters of Dr Govinda KC have accused the government of committing treachery by reneging on the written commitment it signed with Dr Govinda KC on Saturday to, among other things, form a health professionals’ education co...

Wrangling over Reconstruction Authority returns access_time2017/6/23

  The party has suggested adding some proposals for new constructions in addition to reconstruction, thus giving additional powers to the CEO and bringing in more experts.   KATHMANDU - With major political parties renewing their dis...

Constitution is a Tool, not an End Result access_time2017/6/23

  -   |  Mallika Shakya, Assistant Professor at South Asian University   As a sociologist/anthropologist who is closely following the political developments in Nepal, what is your take on new constitutio...