Yarsa collectors return home to cast vote

June 27, 2017 01:20 AM

RUKUM, June 27: Yarsa collectors swarming over highlands of Rukum have returned home to exercise their voting rights in the historic local elections slated for June 28.

NT launches Internet service for bus passengers

June 27, 2017 01:00 AM

KATHMANDU, June 27: Nepal Telecom (NT), in collaboration with Cybernetics Pvt Ltd, has started providing free Internet service to bus passengers of both longer and shorter routes.

Nightmare

June 27, 2017 00:45 AM

The 36-km Narayanghat-Mugling road is considered as one of the most vital road links in Nepal as it connects the country’s southern, eastern and western parts with its two main urban hubs: Kathmandu and Pokhara.

Deprived sector receives loans worth Rs 100 billion

June 27, 2017 00:40 AM

KATHMANDU, June 27: Bank and financial institutions (BFIs) floated a total of Rs 99.34 billion in deprived sector loans in the first 10 months of the current fiscal year 2016/17.

India asks its citizens not to use Aadhar card for travel to Nepal

June 27, 2017 00:20 AM

KATHMANDU, June 27: In an apparent bid to discourage the use of Aadhar card as identification document outside the country, the Indian government has made it mandatory for its nationals travelling to Nepal to carry either a valid passport or election ID card as identification document.

US, UK urge all stakeholders to create opportunity for peaceful polls

June 27, 2017 00:10 AM

KATHMANDU, June 27: The United States and the United Kingdom (UK) have urged all stakeholders to work to create favorable environment for the people of provinces 1, 5 and 7 to peacefully exercise their democratic rights during the upcoming local elections.

Infographics: Result of Local Bodies Elections (phase 1)

June 27, 2017 00:05 AM

Result of Local Bodies Elections (phase 1)

Victory for Nepal Storm, Afghanistan Bullls

June 26, 2017 21:25 PM

KATHMANDU, June 26: Nepal Storm and Afghanistan Bulls emerged victorious in the ongoing Asian Club Premier League (ACPL) on Monday defeating Indian Stars and Dubai Warriors respectively with identical four wickets.

Rape-and-murder-accused lands in police net finally

June 26, 2017 20:18 PM

KATHMANDU, June 26: Shyam Raut, who had been hiding in India after being accused of raping and murdering a 14-year-old girl has been arrested and made public after six years of investigations.

Muslims across the country celebrate Eid-Al Fitr (photo feature)

June 26, 2017 17:20 PM

KATHMANDU, June 26: Muslims across the country are celebrating ‘Ramjan Ul-Mubarak' which means ‘Roja’ prem with euphoria and triumph on Monday. Muslims are offering Namaj since the morning today.

Combined efforts sought to control drug abuse

June 26, 2017 16:50 PM

KATHMANDU, June 26: The number of people being arrested for possessing and smuggling of banned drugs is increasing day by day in Nepal.

US calls for free, fair and transparent polls in Nepal

June 26, 2017 16:38 PM

KATHMANDU, June 26: The United States(US) has urged all the stakeholders to create necessary conditions to ensure that the people of Provinces 1, 5, and 7 are given the opportunity to peacefully exercise their democratic right to elect local representatives during the second phase of local elections scheduled for June 28.

Murderer of Nepali woman in US to get life in prison

June 26, 2017 14:52 PM

WASHINGTON, June 26: An American court has sentenced Harshad Kumar Yadav to life in prison for murdering his wife Rina Yadav of Nepali origin in Mechanicsville, Virginia State.

Narayangadh – Mugling route to remain open round the clock during polls

June 26, 2017 12:23 PM

CHITWAN, June 26: The under construction Narayangadh – Muglin route will remain open round the clock to facilitate the voters heading to their respective destinations.

Nepal-India border in Jhapa shut for 72 hours

June 26, 2017 12:20 PM

SURUNGA (JHAPA), June 26: Nepal-India border in Jhapa district has been sealed for the next 72 hours beginning from today in view of the June 28 second-phase local level elections going to take place in 35 districts.

5 things about Kali Prasad Baskota

June 26, 2017 10:51 AM

Kali Prasad Baskota is a renowned singer, musician, composer and lyricist in Nepal. He began taking vocal classes in 1999. His musical career as a lyricist and composer began with the release of the song ‘Chahana Sakiyo’. The release of the song ‘Jaalma,’in the movie ‘Resham Filili’ launched his singing career and remains one of his biggest hits. My City’s Sonam Lama caught up with Baskota to talk about the five things which people may not know about him.

Poor record in qualifiers

June 26, 2017 09:56 AM

KATHMANDU, June 26: Nepal has poor record in the AFC U-23 qualifiers as it has registered just one win in the last two editions. The Nepali football team under Jack Stefanowski had lost all four matches in the 2016 qualifiers held in Iran. N

Dr Fixit's campaign

June 26, 2017 09:44 AM

KATHMANDU, June 26: Dr Fixit has started a program to make people aware on ways to remain safe from possible problems during monsoon season.

Aero Bricks starts production of blocks

June 26, 2017 09:43 AM

KATHMANDU, June 26: Aero Bricks Company Pvt Ltd has started production of blocks based on Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC). According to the company, Aero bricks can be used as an alternative to red bricks. "Despite having different color, the brick can be used in the construction of schools, apartments, factory, and walls, among others.

Foodie’s rejuvenating unite at Trisara

June 26, 2017 09:43 AM

KATHMANDU: Nepal Eventwalas (NEW) organized Foodies Unite on Saturday at Trisara, Lazimpat in order to promote entrepreneurship and healthy competition between entrepreneurs.