Brick kiln worker shot at

March 20, 2018 11:08 AM

RAUTAHAT, March 20:An unidentified group shot at 50-year-old Ramashish Yadav who works at Nem brick factory at Katahariya Municipality-8, police said.

Tej Kumar becomes ‘Khotang Idol’

March 20, 2018 10:17 AM

Tej Kumar Rai won the first edition of ‘Khotang Idol’, a singing competition conducted among youths in Khotang district. Sixteen-year-old Rai won the title by defeating other five competitors, who made it to the final that was held at Saraswati Secondary School in Diktel, Khotang on Saturday.  Winner Rai got Rs 54,574.

Belkotgadhi Municipality expanding 255 local roads

March 20, 2018 08:28 AM

NUWAKOT, March 20: The Belkotgadhi Municipality in Nuwakot district is to expand 255 local roads at one go giving top priority to expansion and upgrading of roads for urban development.

Risk of disease lurks in fire-ravaged settlement

March 20, 2018 08:27 AM

ITAHARI, March 20: The fire-ravaged Ikrahi settlement in Sunsari district is currently faces the risk of spread of disease as the carcasses of cattle that perished in the disaster have yet to be properly disposed of.

Chief Minister inaugurates Everest Bank building in Biratnagar

March 20, 2018 08:11 AM

KATHMANDU, March 20: Chief Minister of Province 1 Sherdhan Rai has inaugurated the newly constructed building of Everest Bank in Biratnagar.

OBOR delegates call on FNCCI president

March 20, 2018 07:53 AM

KATHMANDU, March 20: A Chinese delegation led by Shu Ya, founder of One Belt One Road (OBOR) International Trade and Investment Platform, met with Bhawani Rana, president of the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI), on Monday.

India to support rebuild 23 thousand houses in Nuwakot

March 20, 2018 07:40 AM

NUWAKOT, March 20: The Nepal House Reconstruction Project has been implemented here to help in the reconstruction of safe houses for the earthquake survivors.

Valley Pollution Levels for 19 March 2018

March 20, 2018 07:14 AM

Valley Pollution Levels for 19 March 2018

Demand for high-level body to reform judiciary

March 20, 2018 06:59 AM

KATHMANDU, March 20: Expressing serious concern over the anomalies in the judiciary and the wrong doings by court officials, Global Policy Forum for Nepal (GPFN) has demanded the formation of a High-level Commission for judicial reforms.

Opposition party not weighing in

March 20, 2018 06:00 AM

KATHMANDU, March 20: In a parliamentary system, the main opposition party in parliament is supposed to act as a watchdog against any wrongdoings of the ruling party or parties.

FSFN participation in govt uncertain

March 20, 2018 05:30 AM

KATHMANDU, March 20: Participation of the Upendra Yadav-led Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) in the government has become uncertain as differences have surfaced over the content of the political agreement the FSFN seeks to ink with the government before joining it.

PM inaugurates Chinese-built APF training academy

March 20, 2018 02:30 AM

KATHMANDU, March 20: Prime Minister KP Oli inaugurated the national training academy of Armed Police Force (APF) at Matatirtha in the capital on Monday.

9 held for robbing millions through social media

March 20, 2018 02:15 AM

POKHARA, March 20: District Police Office (DPO), Kaski on Sunday arrested nine individuals on charge of deceiving people and robbing millions of rupees by creating fake offers in social media (Emo, Viber, Facebook, and Messenger).

Do something

March 20, 2018 02:00 AM

Fire in Sunsari

‘Gyanendra Shah does not pay tax’

March 19, 2018 20:09 PM

DAMAK, March 19: Himalaya Mahalaxmi Tea Garden based in Damak Municipality, which is owned by Gyanendra Shah, has not paid tax worth over Rs 40 million. Shah has not paid the tax even after he was stripped of all his kingly power and reduced to a common citizen.

ISN refutes publication of false news

March 19, 2018 19:56 PM

KATHMANDU, March 19: The Islami Sangh Nepal has strongly condemned and refuted the news published in Indian media, citing it as false news.

Nepali National Cricket Team returns home

March 19, 2018 19:17 PM

KATHMANDU, March 19: Nepali National Cricket Team has arrived home from Zimbabwe on Monday, after playing ICC World Cup Qualifiers.

Vice-President Pun sworn-in

March 19, 2018 17:59 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 19: Re-elected appointed Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun took oath of office and secrecy today.

NRB paints mixed macroeconomic picture in first seven months of current FY

March 19, 2018 17:47 PM

KATHMANDU, March 19: Consumer price inflation has accelerated to 5.0 percent in mid-February 2018 from 3.3 percent recorded in mid-February 2017, Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB), the central bank, stated in its report entitled 'Current Macroeconomic and Financial Situation of Nepal' released on Monday.

Political synopsis of past one week

March 19, 2018 17:21 PM

KATHMANDU, March 19: The third week of March witnessed a sudden flurry of activities on the political fronts including the election of President Bidya Devi Bhandari. President Bhandari was re-elected with 39,275 votes on Tuesday (March 13) with the backing of the Left-Alliance while her one and only rival from the main opposition Kumari Laxmi Rai got 11,730 votes.