Japanese emergency assistance to Nepal

August 20, 2017 22:12 PM

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Japan has decided to provide emergency relief goods such as blankets and plastic sheets to flood-affected people in Nepal.

Cabinet expanded with eight Ministers of State

August 20, 2017 16:32 PM

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has expanded the Cabinet, inducting eight Ministers of State today. With this, the Cabinet has grown to 31 members altogether (three Deputy Prime Ministers, 19 ministers and eight state ministers).

More than 60,000 new voters enrolled in Kailali

August 20, 2017 13:54 PM

DHANGADI, August 20: Over 60,000 new voters have registered themselves in the biometric voter list of the Election Commission of Nepal (ECN) in Kailali district following the recently held local level elections.

Home Minister directs to provide 24 hours service to flood-survivors

August 20, 2017 13:49 PM

GAUSHALA, August 20: Minister for Health, Girirajmani Pokharel, has today directed the health workers of Mahottari district to provide 24 hours service for flood-survivors.

Being solo artist harder than being in One Direction: Tomlinson

August 20, 2017 11:56 AM

LONDON, August 20: Singer Louis Tomlinson says being a solo artist is harder than being in the band One Direction.

Nawazuddin never had interest in a hero's role

August 20, 2017 11:46 AM

NEW DELHI, August 20: Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who now plays the lead role in most of his films, says that he never wanted to play the typical hero as a person with no bad qualities doesn't exist.

ICT Award 2017 felicitates new talents

August 20, 2017 11:33 AM

KATHMANDU, August 20: The second ICT award 2017 organized by Living with ICT on Thursday felicitated top three startups and top three innovative products amid a program held at Hotel Yak and Yeti, Durbar Marg.

New Gym Attracting Youths

August 20, 2017 10:27 AM

TANAHUN, August 20: Who doesn't want to stay fit? Everyone today is concerned about their body. Skinny people want to get some muscle and the ones already on the healthy side are looking for ways to lose weight.

Dining at Café Chheli

August 20, 2017 10:12 AM

KATHMANDU, August 20: Cafe Chheli, Jhamsikhel, boasts spacious interiors, a fandom of pop star Selena Gomez (purely based on observation) and a taste for local and international spices in most of its dishes.

Viral fever incapacitates hundreds in two villages across Bheri river

August 20, 2017 10:12 AM

SURKHET, August 20: The local residents of two villages in Panchapuri municipality located in the western part of Surkhet have fallen ill from a viral fever.

Dengue detected in teenage girl in Chitwan

August 20, 2017 10:08 AM

CHITWAN, Aug 20: A teenage girl has tested positive for dengue in Chitwan district which has been battling with the spread of scrub typhus and swine flu virus.

Dolma Impact Fund becomes Swet Ganga Hydro’s shareholder

August 20, 2017 08:50 AM

KATHMANDU, August 20: Dolma Impact Fund, a private equity fund from Europe, has now become a shareholder of Swet Ganga Hydropower & Construction Public Limited Company, promoted by Sanima Hydro Group, as a foreign investor.

EC seeks fool-proof security for Province 2 local polls

August 20, 2017 08:47 AM

KATHMANDU, August 20: The Election Commission (EC) has urged the government to arrange fool-proof security for the third round of local elections scheduled for September 18 in Province 2.

Nepali parliamentary delegation visits North Korea for peace and friendship

August 20, 2017 08:16 AM

KATHMANDU, August 20: A high-level parliamentary delegation from Nepal visited North Korean capital Pyongyang with a view to promoting peace and friendship.

RPP not to support amendment bill

August 20, 2017 08:10 AM

KATHMANDU, August,20: The Rastriya Prajatantra Party will not support the constitutional amendment bill that is scheduled to be put to a vote in Parliament later this week, RPP Chairman Kamal Thapa has said.

UML sticks to its guns on constitution amendment

August 20, 2017 08:05 AM

KATHMANDU, August 20: UML Vice Chairman Bam Dev Gautam has said that the main opposition UML would take an appropriate decision regarding the constitutional amendment after receiving a formal request from the ruling parties.

India registers thumping 9-0 win over Maldives

August 20, 2017 08:02 AM

KATHMANDU, August 19: India made a wining start in the ongoing SAFF U-15 Championship as it registered thumping 9-0 win over Maldives at ANFA Complex Satdobato, Lalitpur on Saturday.

New Diamond, Shivam Cement sign deal

August 20, 2017 07:51 AM

KATHMANDU, August 19: New Diamond Academy has signed one year sponsorship deal with Shivam Cement Limited on Saturday. New Diamond’s coach Kumar Rai and Shivam’s vice-president Sajan Devkota signed on the agreement paper amidst a signing ceremony in the capital on Saturday.

Money for nothing

August 20, 2017 07:33 AM

Monitoring vital projects

Prez Bhandari urges govt to talk with India to find solution to tarai floods

August 20, 2017 07:26 AM

KATHMANDU, August 20 President Bidya Devi Bhandari has urged the government and three major parties to work together to find solutions to the recurrent problems of flooding and other natural disasters.