Etihad Airways announces partnership with Louvre Abu Dhabi

October 19, 2017 00:30 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 19: Louvre Abu Dhabi has signed the first platinum partnership with Etihad Airways. The Louvre Abu Dhabi is officially opening on November 11.

Infographics: The countries most and least satisfied with Democracy

October 19, 2017 00:05 AM

Across the globe, the spread of right-wing populism and authoritarian politics have shaken the very foundations of democracy. A new survey from Pew Research has found that publics across the globe are generally unhappy with the functionality of their political systems, though levels of satisfaction with democracy vary hugely between countries.

NSC meeting focused on security arrangement

October 18, 2017 18:32 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: A meeting of the National Security Council decided to make necessary security arrangement to hold upcoming elections of House of Representatives and State Assemblies in a free and fearless manner.

Only strong judiciary will accelerate development wave: CJ

October 18, 2017 17:29 PM

ROLPA, Oct 18: Chief Justice Gopal Prasad Parajuli has said a strong judiciary is a pre-condition for accelerating development.

SC refuses to issue interim order in writ demanding separate ballot papers

October 18, 2017 17:12 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: The Supreme Court today refused to issue an interim order in response to a writ filed at the court, demanding the printing of separate ballot papers for the elections to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies.

Congress finalizes candidates in seven districts

October 18, 2017 14:01 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 17: The Nepali Congress parliamentary committee today finalized the candidates to represent the party in the upcoming elections in seven districts.

Man arrested on rape charge

October 18, 2017 12:01 PM

BHOJPUR, Oct 18: A man was arrested on rape charges from the district on Tuesday.  Dipak Kumar Rai, 21, of Aamchowk rural municipality-3 has been accused of raping a 17 year-old neighbour a few days ago.

One thrashed to death

October 18, 2017 10:46 AM

NUWAKOT, Oct 18: A person died when he was attacked by his wife's brother in a family scuffle in Thulokimtang village of Meghang Rural Municipality, Nuwakot.

Heart to Heart with Malvika

October 18, 2017 09:14 AM

Your ex has mental issues which he needs to sort out before he leads anyone into his life. Being drunk and abusive is not normal. He is an alcoholic and he needs to go to rehab. So don’t put the blame on to yourself. It’s high time that women stop making themselves feel guilty about not being able to “save” or “cure” a man. It is not our duty. We might do it out of love but that is not just what women are meant for.

Price of LED bulbs down by 20%

October 18, 2017 08:13 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 17: The maximum retail price (MRP) of light-emitting diode (LED) bulbs has come down by as much as 20 percent, according to retailers and wholesalers.

Brokerage firms to be allowed to provide margin trading service

October 18, 2017 08:03 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 17: The Securities Board of Nepal (Sebon) is preparing to allow stock brokerage firms to provide margin trading service to their clients.

Kukur Tihar and Narake Chaturdashi being observed today

October 18, 2017 06:35 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: Kukur Tihar, the festival of dogs, is being celebrated at every household today, to mark the second day of Yamapanchak of the Tihar festival. Tihar is the second biggest festival of the Nepali Hindus.

IOM suspends MBBS entrance result

October 18, 2017 06:30 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: The Office of the Dean at the Tribhuvan University's Institute of Medicine (IOM) has suspended the results of MBBS entrance exams conducted on Saturday.

FSFN, RJPN hope for better showing in upcoming polls

October 18, 2017 05:15 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: The Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) and Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) have decided to field fifty percent candidates each in Province 2, while the sharing of constituencies elsewhere would be based on their respective strength.

SC expected to decide ballot paper row today

October 18, 2017 04:55 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: Supreme Court officials said on Tuesday that the apex court would decide on Wednesday whether or not to issue a stay order in relation to a writ petition seeking to arrange separate ballot papers for the upcoming parliamentary and provincial elections and for first-past-the-post and proportional representation systems.

Dr KC rejects government's draft deal

October 18, 2017 04:45 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 17: Talks scheduled for Tuesday between the representatives of Dr Govinda KC and the government could not be held after a draft of an agreement prepared by the government team was rejected by Dr KC.

Polls on schedule hinge on court ruling on ballot papers: EC

October 18, 2017 04:45 AM

KATMANDU, Oct 18: The Election Commission (EC) has said scheduled polls may be affected if the court orders to arrange different ballot papers as demanded by a writ petitioner for upcoming parliamentary and provincial assembly elections.

Collaborative effort needed to protect fragile mountain ecosystem

October 18, 2017 04:30 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: A two-day conference on climate change was held in Jumla district with an objective to bring the pressing issues of fragile mountain ecosystems, food insecurity and plights of the marginalized mountain communities to the fore.

Price of LED bulbs down by 20 percent

October 18, 2017 03:30 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: The maximum retail price (MRP) of light-emitting diode (LED) bulbs has come down by as much as 20 percent, according to retailers and wholesalers.

Ethics symposium held

October 18, 2017 02:30 AM

The Rotary Club of Mount Everest, Lalitpur in association with Rotary Club of Kathmandu Metro and Rotary Club of Jawalakhel-Manjushree jointly organized the First Ethics Symposium in Lalitpur.