Two elderly convicts of drug-smuggling rearrested after 15 yrs

January 24, 2017 15:41 PM

KHOTANG, Jan 24: Two elderly men, who were on the run in a drug-smuggling case, have been rearrested after 15 years from the district.

NAC to bring two aircraft from China by Saturday

January 24, 2017 14:17 PM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: The two aircraft the national flag carrier, Nepal Airlines Corporation, received in loan assistance from China are to be brought here by coming Saturday.

Revenue collection up in 6 months of current fiscal year

January 24, 2017 14:16 PM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Revenue collection until January 17 of the current fiscal year has increased by 42 per cent in the corresponding period of the last fiscal year.

Besisahar-Chame road to remain closed for over two weeks

January 24, 2017 13:36 PM

LAMJUNG, Jan 24: A sole road linking Manang, the trans-Himalaya district to Lamjung, is to be closed for over two weeks for maintenance works.

PM Dahal requests int'l community to invest in Nepal

January 24, 2017 13:28 PM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has requested international community to confidently invest in Nepal as an environment for investment was being created in the country.

Mauritius former President Uteem calls on PM Dahal

January 24, 2017 13:22 PM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Former President of Mauritius Cassam Uteem today called on Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal at latter's residence in Baluwatar.

Store petroleum products to meet 90-day demand: PM Dahal

January 24, 2017 13:02 PM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Tuesday directed concerned agencies to manage storage of petroleum products in a way to meet demand for 90 days.

Trade festival commences with a religious procession

January 24, 2017 12:46 PM

KHAJURA (Banke), Jan 24: A procession featuring Hindu guru and a Muslim imam on a single chariot was taken out at Khajura of Banke and spreading the message of religious harmony and tolerance in its wake on Monday.

Janasamajwadi to take part in local body elections

January 24, 2017 12:20 PM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Janasamajwadi Party Nepal has announced its intention of taking part in the local body elections with a provisional support to the constitution.

Water Supply Department to run water projects in 40 districts

January 24, 2017 11:47 AM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: The Department of Water Supply and Sewerage is set to launch high and mid level drinking water projects in 40 districts.

Girl killed again in tusker attack

January 24, 2017 11:40 AM

SURUNGA (Jhapa), Jan 24: Two persons including a girl was killed in wild elephant attack that took place at a community forest on Sunday.

Bhojpur dappled with hundreds of illegally set up CCTV cameras

January 24, 2017 11:13 AM

BHOJPUR, Jan 24: The locals in Bhojpur district have installed CCTV cameras at various locations in violation of the CCTV camera installation guideline.

Constitution amendment against national interest: Pokharel

January 24, 2017 10:42 AM

POKHARA, Jan 24: CPN (UML) General Secretary Ishwor Pokharel today termed the proposed amendment of the constitution as being against national interest.

Nepali female scientist is still a news to many in Nepal

January 24, 2017 10:00 AM

Prativa Pandey Malla, 31, is a research scientist who has a PhD in organic chemistry from Northwestern University, Illinois, USA. She is the founder and CEO of Catalyst Technology, a company that works for research and development in the field of science and technology. She does research consulting, and is now trying to research the scope of medicinal plants in Nepal. In conversation with Republica’s Prasansha Rimal she talks about her journey as research scientist.

APF to organize lawn tennis, badminton and women’s volleyball

January 24, 2017 09:22 AM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Departmental team Armed Police Force (APF) has announced to organize three different tournaments later this year in the capital city Kathmandu.

16 remanded for five days

January 24, 2017 08:24 AM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Kathmandu District Court on Monday sent 16 individuals arrested on charge of electricity meter tampering to five days of judicial remand.

Lawmakers urge govt to clarify over Indian proposal of seeking shelter for air marshals

January 24, 2017 08:13 AM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Opposition lawmakers on Monday raised serious concerns in the parliament over the reported Indian proposal of seeking shelter for its air marshals in Kathmandu for security of Indian airplanes.

Singer lama back with second album

January 24, 2017 06:22 AM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24:  Singer Saraswati Lama is back with her second album ‘Urbasi’.

Good omen

January 24, 2017 00:45 AM

Since his appointment as the managing director of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) back in September, 2016, the new management under Kulman Ghising has done a wonderful job of vastly reducing load-shedding hours.

UK pledges more fund for post-quake reconstruction

January 24, 2017 00:30 AM

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: The government of UK has pledge more funds to support Nepal's post-earthquake reconstruction efforts for 2017.