Interview

Oli, not NC, is responsible for UML split: Pushpa Bhushal access_time2021-10-02

KATHMANDU, October 1: Pushpa Bushal, the whip of Nepali Congress (NC), has said Chairman of CPN (UML) KP Sharma Oli is solely responsible for the split of his party. She added that the Nepali Congress (NC)did not have any role to play in the split. ...

Speaker should correct himself at the point where he messed up: Pradeep Gyawali access_time2021-09-16

Main opposition CPN-UML has been obstructing the House of Representatives (HoR) since the new Session began on September 8 asking Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota to take immediate action against 14 lawmakers whom the party sacked on August 18.  UML...

Ruling alliance not in mood to endorse MCC immediately: Former Speaker Mahara access_time2021-09-10

What will happen to the Millenium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Compact? What will the ruling alliance do?  I have not gone through the response received from the MCC. However, I am well aware about the issues prior to this because I was also con...

China will apologize. We ( NC and I) will prove the allegations wrong: Jeevan Bahadur Shahi access_time2021-09-04

KATHMANDU: Jeevan Bahadur Shahi is not a new name whenever the Nepal-China border dispute is brought into light. Shahi is a member of Karnali Province Assembly elected from the Nepali Congress (NC). He has been accusing China of encroaching Nepali...

'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...