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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...

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...

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...

20 succumb to Dengue, more than 1,600 infected in past five weeks access_time2022-09-19

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: As many as 20 people died due to Dengue infection and more than 1,600 people were infected with the disease in the past five weeks in Nepal. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, Dengue has now spread in all the 77 ...

IN PICS: Heavy rainfall inundated the Election Commission office access_time2022-09-19

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: A heavy rainfall that occured on Monday afternoon inundated the Kantipath-based Election Commission office. Parking of the office has turned into a mini-lake inundating cars and bikes parked there. Here are some pictures taken...

Constitution Day being observed today access_time2022-09-19

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: The Constitution Day is being observed by organizing various programmes across the country today. The Day marks the promulgation of the constitution written by the people's representatives via the constituent assembly on Asho...

This is why Cholendra cannot return to Supreme Court access_time2022-09-18

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: With the end of tenure of parliament, the impeachment registered against the suspended Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana has fallen into limbo. With the end of the tenure of parliament and the impeachment committee being u...

Tukucha River: Seven large buildings to be demolished in first phase access_time2022-09-18

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: In the bid to recover the vanished Ichhumati Tukucha River, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City is demolishing seven large buildings at Jai Nepal Hall area and Hattisar area in the first phase. The river that had vanished long ago du...

Achham Landslide: Death toll hits 22 access_time2022-09-17

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: A landslide in Achham district took the lives of 22 people. The landslides were recorded at Dhakari Rural Municipality, Kamal Bazar Municipality and Turmakhada Rural Municipality. According to the district police office of Ach...

Here are the questions asked to Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana with his answers access_time2022-09-17

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: The Impeachment Recommendation Committee has recently recorded the statements of suspended Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana. During this time, Rana was mainly asked 43 questions. Earlier, the lawmakers of the ruling parti...

Govt decides to provide daily allowance of Rs 1200 each to those police personnel to be mobilized during upcoming polls access_time2022-09-15

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: The government has decided to provide a daily allowance of Rs 1,200 each to those police personnel to be mobilized during the upcoming election of the federal and provincial level. As per the decision those police personnel to be...

IN PICS: Chinese leader Li at Bhaktapur Durbar Square access_time2022-09-14

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: Li Zhanshu, the current Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, visited the Bhaktapur Durbar Square on Wednesday. Bhaktapur Durbar Square has been enlisted in the World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. ...

Chinese leader Li to call on Prez Bhandari today, traffic congestion likely in these places access_time2022-09-14

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: Li Zhanshu, the current Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, is scheduled to call on President Bidya Devi Bhandari today at 3 PM.  Li is currently in his four day visit to Nepal and holdi...

One arrested from Shantinagar on suspicion of staging protest against Chinese leader Li access_time2022-09-13

KATHMANDU, Sep 13: The police have arrested one person from Shantinagar on suspicion of staging a protest against Li Zhanshu, the current Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, the Chinese Speaker.  The arrest...

Govt decides to provide aids worth Rs 20 million to Pakistan access_time2022-09-12

KATHMANDU, Sep 12: The government on Monday decided to provide aids worth Rs 20 million to the flood hit Pakistan. According to a press statement issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, a Cabinet meeting held earlier on Tuesday took a decision ...

Dr Govinda KC to stage hunger strike in Dhangadhi from Monday access_time2022-09-12

KATHMANDU, Sep 12: Dr Govinda KC is once again staging a hunger strike demanding improvements in the health sector of the country from Monday. Earlier last month, Dr KC announced that his demands have not been addressed and will be staging a hunger ...

PHOTOS: Students take to street against Prez Bhandari for not authenticating citizenship bill access_time2022-09-11

KATHMANDU, Sep 11: Students affiliated to Nepal Student Union stage a protest against President Bidya Devi Bhandari for not authenticating the Citizenship Act amendment bill at Kathmandu on Sunday. Students staged a protest in front of Trichandra...

Today's weather forecast: Rainfall predicted across the country access_time2022-09-11

SEP 11: Heavy rainfall is likely to take place in some parts with partial to general changes across the country.  According to the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology, light to moderate rainfall would occur with thunder and lightning in som...