KATHMANDU, June 23: A squad of Metropolitan Police Crime Division on Thursday opened fire against a local goon who tried to attack the police and flee the scene at Bijulibazar of Kathmandu.

Godrej celebrates 20 years in Nepal

June 24, 2016 02:40 am

KATHMANDU, June23: Godrej Nepal Team visited various wholesaler and retailers across Kathmandu Valley to celebrate its 20th year of operation in Nepal.

Letter grading in 9, 11, 12 also

June 24, 2016 02:40 am

KATHMANDU, June 24:The government is all set to enforce letter grading system to evaluate the performance of grade 9, 11 and 12 students from the current academic year, after applying it in grade 10 from this year.

KATHMANDU, June 23: The electronic crematorium, which started its service in January at Pashupati area, has gone nonfunctional for the last four days due to technical problems.

KATHMANDU, June23: Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation has celebrated its 60 years of establishment in Nepal by organizing a special program.

KATHMANDU, June 25:Denmark has decided to phase out the Danish development support to Nepal and to close the Embassy by the end of 2017.

REPUBLICA, June 24: Human traffickers have been using the Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Bengal as a new route for trafficking Nepali women abroad.

KATHMANDU, June 22: United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday condemned the suicide bombing in Afghanistan's capital on Monday that killed 12 Nepalis en route to the Canadian Embassy, where they had been working as security guards.

HIV rate on the rise in Palpa

June 24, 2016 00:40 am

PALPA, June 24:Although the government has set a target to bring down the rate of HIV/AIDS transmission to zero within 2016, the rate of transmission of the virus in Palpa district has been on the rise instead.

KATHMANDU, June 24:Lions Cardiac Treatment Center has been established at Western Regional Hospital Pokhara. Deputy Prime Minister CP Mainali inaugurated the centre amid a function on Tuesday.