Community forests earn millions from resin sale

October 24, 2017 10:07 AM

ROLPA, Oct 24: The resins available at the community forests have become a boon for the community forestry users groups and local governments of the district.

'There is no good or bad cinema'

October 24, 2017 10:00 AM

MUMBAI, Oct 24: With films such as 'Munna Bhai MBBS', 'Lage Raho Munnabhai', '3 Idiots' and 'PK' to his credit, Rajkumar Hirani is one of the most sought-after directors in Bollywood, but the filmmaker believes there is no formula for success in movies.

Armed Police mobilization for strong polls security situation

October 24, 2017 09:52 AM

NUWAKOT, Oct 24: The Armed Police Force (APF) has been mobilized in Nuwakot to consolidate security arrangements in view of elections to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies.

Ranveer reclusive to play Khilji

October 24, 2017 09:34 AM

MUMBAI, Oct 24: While playing intense characters, a few actors tend to put in a part of their real selves into the portrayal. They're known to get so deeply involved in the scenes that it takes them a while to shake out of it after the director calls 'cut'.

Surya Prasad Subedi dies at 72

October 24, 2017 09:19 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 24: Author and social worker Surya Prasad Subedi died on Sunday. Surya Prasad was admitted at Om Hospital for treatment as he was suffering from lungs cancer, according to a press statement.

Delivering Academic Eexcellence

October 24, 2017 09:13 AM

KATHMANDU,Oct 24: KIST is a modern college committed to academic excellence. According to the press statement released by the College, it is reputed for its first-rate Bachelor’s degrees – BBA, BIM, BIT, BBS, and BSc Microbiology – followed by equally fine Master’s degrees – MBS and MSc Microbiology.

National Karate Championship gets new sponsor

October 24, 2017 07:42 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 24: Nepal Karate Federation (NKF) has signed a new sponsorship deal with Samjhana Laboratory Clinic on Monday for the upcoming 50th edition of the National Karate Championship.

‘Three Star to take part in AFC Cup play-off qualifiers’

October 24, 2017 07:33 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 24: ANFA’s executive committee meeting on Monday has decided to correspond with Asian Football Confederation (AFC) to send Three Star Club to take part in the next edition of AFC Cup play-off qualifiers.

Everest Premier League’s auction held

October 24, 2017 07:27 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 24: Auction for the upcoming Everest Premier League (EPL) has been conducted in Kathmandu on Monday. A total of 90 players were kept in the auction for the tournament that will feature six city-based franchise teams from across the country.

Govt reshuffles top-level of bureaucracy ahead of polls

October 24, 2017 06:00 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 23: The cabinet on Monday appointed Yubraj Bhusal, a former secretary of the government of Nepal, as the new chief of the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA), replacing Govinda Pokharel. Pokharel has made an unexpected foray into competitive politics, filing is candidacy in parliamentary elections from Pyuthan.

Medical education ordinance sent to president

October 24, 2017 04:15 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 23: Keeping its promise made to Dr Govinda KC, the government on Monday decided to issue an ordinance on medical education that places among other things a 10-year moratorium on the establishment of new medical colleges within Kathmandu Valley.

Plate tectonics

October 24, 2017 02:00 AM

Cost of food in Nepal

Translingual benefits

October 24, 2017 01:30 AM

Scholarship based on classroom observations has consistently shown that teachers of content subjects, in general, cannot teach in English effectively.

Sharma, Mahat receive Special Court summons on corruption charges

October 23, 2017 22:04 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 24: Former officials of the Tax Clearance Commission, Chudamani Sharma and Lumbadhoj Mahat, who have been facing corruption allegation at the Special Court, have received the court summons after repeated attempts to face the charges.

1 killed, 8 injured in Arghakhanchi jeep plunge

October 23, 2017 19:05 PM

ARGHAKHANCHI, Oct 23: A person died while eight others sustained injuries in a jeep accident in the district on Monday afternoon.

CJ Parajuli calls for prompt justice delivery

October 23, 2017 18:16 PM

PANCHTHAR, Oct 23: Chief Justice Gopal Prasad Parajuli has stressed that the judges should promptly dispense justice as part of their professional responsibility.

RPP finalizes candidates in five places, Thapa to contest from Makwanpur-2

October 23, 2017 17:01 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 23: The Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) has finalized its candidates contesting the first phase of the House of Representatives elections on November 26 from five places. The RPP candidates would be vying in the election on behalf the Democratic Alliance.

University barred from providing affiliation to medical colleges

October 23, 2017 15:25 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 23: The government has issued a medical education ordinance, barring the university from providing affiliation to new medical colleges in the Kathmandu Valley.

Yubaraj Bhusal appointed NRA CEO

October 23, 2017 14:46 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 23:  The government has appointed Yubaraj Bhusal as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Reconstruction Authority (NRA). Bhusal is the former secretary of the government of Nepal.

Regmi appointed chief secretary

October 23, 2017 14:15 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 23: The government has appointed Lok Darshan Regmi to the post of chief secretary.