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Prez, PM visit Basantapur to observe Kumari Yatra (with photos) access_time2021-09-19

KATHMANDU: President Bidya Devi Bhandari and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba reached Basantapur in the heart of the capital on Sunday afternoon to observe Kumari Yatra.  Kumari Yatra is a part of the Indra Jatra festival, which is celebr...

PHOTOS: Pro-monarchy rally held in Kathmandu access_time2021-09-19

KATHMANDU: Sunday marks Constitution Day. The day is being observed to commemorate the day in 2015 when the Constituent Assembly (CA) promulgated the constitution institutionalizing republicanism, secularism and inclusiveness.  The day is ...

After winning toss, Nepal bowling against Oman access_time2021-09-19

KATHMANDU: Nepal National Cricket Team is bowling against Oman after winning the toss in the ongoing tri-series under the Men’s ICC Cricket World Cup League 2 on Sunday afternoon.  The day-night match is being played at Al Amerat Cri...

NRB distributing fresh notes for Dashain from tomorrow access_time2021-09-19

KATHMANDU: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) is issuing new banknotes from Monday in view of the upcoming Dashain festival.  The general public can exchange crispy notes from the central office and provincial offices of the NRB. Similarly, authorized ban...

Buddha Bhumi Nepal Hydropower to issue IPOs worth Rs 80 million access_time2021-09-19

KATHMANDU, September 19: The Buddha Bhumi Nepal Hydropower is all set to issue 800,000 units of primary shares worth Rs 80 million to the general public from September 27. The company recently distributed 400,000 units of  Initial Public Offeri...

Nepal eying victory as it faces Oman today access_time2021-09-19

KATHMANDU: Nepal National Cricket Team is facing Oman for the second match in the ongoing tri-series under the Men’s ICC Cricket World Cup League 2 on Sunday afternoon.  The game to be played at Al Amerat Cricket Ground in Oman kicks off ...

UML summons SC meeting access_time2021-09-19

KATHMANDU, September 19: Communist Party of Nepal, (Unified Marxist Lenin), the main opposition party, has summoned its standing committee (SC) meeting on Monday. The meeting is scheduled for 12:30 PM today, Sher Bahadur Tamang, secretary of the par...

Bharat Mani Poudel clinches title of Comedy Champion S2 access_time2021-09-19

KATHMANDU, September 19: Bharat Mani Poudel has won the popular Nepali Stand-up Comedy Show ‘ Comedy Champion Season 2’. Poudel was successful in garnering the highest vote during a grand finale held on Saturday night. Poudel, who is ...

Constitution Day being observed today access_time2021-09-19

KATHMANDU, September 19: Nepal is observing its seventh Constitution Day by organizing various events across the country on Monday. On this day in 2015 (2017 Asoj 3), Nepal promulgated its first federal republican constitution.  A special ce...

President confers decorations and awards on 903 individuals (with lists) access_time2021-09-19

KATHMANDU, September 19: On the occasion of the Constitution Day, President Bidya Devi Bhandari has presented various decorations, awards and medals to 903 individuals. President Bhandari has provided the decorations on the recommendation of the Cou...

Second dose of Vero Cell vaccine to be administered from Monday access_time2021-09-19

KATHMANDU, September 19: The second dose of Verocell vaccine against COVID-19 is to be administered from September 20.  The District Health Office, Kathmandu, is going to administer the second dose of vaccine from 145 vaccination centres across...

Police arrest two Indian nationals in possession of counterfeit Nepali, Indian currency notes access_time2021-09-18

KATHMANDU, September 18: The police have arrested two Indian nationals in possession of counterfeit Nepali and Indian currency notes in the denominations of Rs 1000, Rs 500, Rs 100, Rs 50, Rs 20, Rs 10 and Rs 5 and INR 100, amounting to over Rs 27,000 ...

Regmi for a review of the constitutional practice access_time2021-09-18

KATHMANDU, September 18: The then Chairman of the Council of Ministers, Khil Raj Regmi, has said that it is important to look back at where our constitutional practice is heading in the seventh year of the promulgation of the Constitution. Addressin...

U.S. military admits drone strike in Kabul killed 10 civilians access_time2021-09-18

WASHINGTON, Sept 18: The U.S. military admitted on Friday that a U.S. drone strike in late August in Kabul of Afghanistan killed as many as 10 civilians, including 7 children. "Having thoroughly reviewed the findings of the investigation and th...

IPL 2021 set to resume from tomorrow access_time2021-09-18

  KATHMANDU, September 18: The VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 is all set to resume from Sunday. The IPL 2020 with the five-time champions and current title holders Mumbai Indians taking on three-time IPL champions Chennai Super Ki...

Virat Kohli to step down as India Twenty20 captain after T20 World Cup access_time2021-09-18

Indian Captaion Virat Kohli will step down as India's Twenty20 captain after the men's T20 World Cup in November. The 32-year-old said he needed to "give himself space" to be "fully ready" to continuing leading India in T...

Nepal loses to USA by six wickets access_time2021-09-18

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Nepal faced a defeat to the United States of America (USA) by six wickets in the triangular one-day international series under the ICC Cricket World Cup League 2. In the match held on Friday at the Emirates Cricket Ground in Oman...

4.4 million doses of Verocell arrive from China access_time2021-09-18

KATHMANDU, September 18: As many as 4.4 million doses of Verocell arrived in Kathmandu from China on Friday. Of the 6 million doses of the vaccine purchased by Nepal, the remaining 4.4 million doses arrived on Friday. The consignment arrived in t...

Madhav Nepal will return to CPN-UML: leader Bhattarai access_time2021-09-17

POKHARA: CPN-UML Secretary Yogesh Bhattarai has said that Madhav Kumar Nepal, who has formed a new party after a split from the CPN-UML, would return to the mother party.  At a press meet organised by the Kaski chapter of Press Chautari Nepal a...

Ninth Science Day: Call for giving priority to science education access_time2021-09-17

KATHMANDU: Government Chief Secretary Shanker Das Bairagi has said importance would be given to science education from the school level itself.  Addressing a program organized by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology to mark the Nin...