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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...

Cristiano Ronaldo: Manchester United forward charged by FA over fan's phone incident access_time2022-09-23

SEPT 24: A video was shared on social media alongside comments claiming he smashed the device as he left the pitch after a 1-0 loss at Everton in April. Ronaldo, 37, later apologised on social media. He was cautioned by police ...

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...

Dozens of migrants killed as boat sinks off Syrian coast access_time2022-09-23

Sept 24: At least 77 migrants have died after the boat they were travelling in sank off Syria's coast, the country's state-run media has reported. Twenty survivors are being treated in a hospital in the Syrian city of Tartus. Officials sa...

Ukraine 'referendums': Soldiers go door-to-door for votes in polls access_time2022-09-23

SEPT 24: "You have to answer verbally and the soldier marks the answer on the sheet and keeps it," one woman in Enerhodar told the BBC. In southern Kherson, Russian guardsmen stood with a ballot box in the middle of the city to collect peo...

Sri Lanka: Inflation rate jumps to 70.2% in August access_time2022-09-21

SEPT 22: Official data also showed food prices rose by 84.6% compared to a year ago. The South Asian nation of 22m people was plunged into financial and political chaos this year as it faced a shortage of foreign currencies. The country has been ...

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...

Ukraine war: Who is winning? access_time2022-09-21

SEPT 22: However, Russian forces still hold about a fifth of the country. How has the conflict changed? Russia invaded Ukraine on 24 February, surrounding the Ukrainian capital Kyiv. It also launched attacks in the south, east and north of the co...

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...

Raju Srivastava: Popular Indian comedian dies aged 58 access_time2022-09-21

SEPT 21: Srivastava was being treated at a hospital in the capital, Delhi, following a heart attack on 10 August. The comedian had been taken to hospital and put on life-support after experiencing chest pain and collapsing while working out at the g...

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...

Japan man sets himself on fire in apparent protest of Abe funeral access_time2022-09-20

SEPT 21: Hundreds of foreign dignitaries are expected to attend the funeral on 27 September. On Wednesday, witnesses called police after spotting a man on fire near the prime minister's office in Tokyo. Officers put out the blaze, and took th...

Ukraine war: Occupied areas call urgent vote to join Russia access_time2022-09-20

SEPT 21: Russia's invasion has stalled in recent months and Ukraine has recaptured swathes of territory in the north-east. Now Russian-backed officials in the east and south say they want votes on joining Russia starting this week. Russia ann...

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, ...

80 percent of flight tickets booked for Dashain, Rs 17,000 fare for Dhangadhi access_time2022-09-20

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: So far, as many as 80 percent of flight tickets have been booked for the upcoming Dashain festival. According to Anil Manandar, spokesperson of Shree Airlines, as many as 80 percent of tickets of the airlines have already been pr...

Country to see partial to general changes in weather today access_time2022-09-20

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: Light rain is taking place with thunder and lightning in some areas of the country with partial to general changes in the weather system, the Weather Forecast Division said.  Partial to general changes are likely to occur ac...

Queen Elizabeth's funeral: For one day, the nation stood still access_time2022-09-19

SEPT 20: Royals and world leaders were inside Westminster Abbey. But outside there were many more, ordinary mourners lining the streets of central London. And further beyond - in living rooms and parks, in pubs, cinemas and town squares - the British p...