Valley Pollution Levels for 18 March 2018

March 19, 2018 07:02 AM

Valley Pollution Levels for 18 March 2018

Go to your work stations or quit: Pandit

March 19, 2018 06:51 AM

KATHMANDU, March 19: The government has decided to sack civil servants who fail to report to their newly-assigned work stations at the provincial and local levels within the set deadline. The government decision comes in the wake of many civil servants refusing to go to their deputations in provinces and local units.

PM: Won’t tolerate corruption by ministers, officials

March 19, 2018 06:33 AM

KATHMANDU, March 19: Vowing to do away with the rampant corruption in the country, Prime Minister KP Oli has announced to keep all his cabinet colleagues under surveillance and threatened to sack right away any cabinet member found involved in any unscrupulous activity.

HC remands 13 bankers to judicial custody

March 19, 2018 05:30 AM

KATHMANDU, March 19: The High Court (HC) of Patan on Sunday remanded 13 officials including promoters and high-ranking officials of the erstwhile Apex Development Bank to seven days judicial custody in order to move forward the investigation into a bank loan scam.

Dahal elected NA vice chair

March 19, 2018 05:00 AM

KATHMANDU, March 19: Shashi Kala Dahal, 60, of the CPN (Maoist Center) was elected the vice-chairperson of the National Assembly (NA), defeating Brinda Devi Ale of the Nepali Congress (NC) in an election held on Sunday.

School principal charged with child molestation

March 19, 2018 04:30 AM

KATHMANDU, March 19: Police have started an investigation into a molestation case filed by a student of Gyankunj School against Shiva Karki, principal of the school and president of the Lalitpur chapter of the Private and Boarding Schools' Organization Nepal (PABSON).

Pun re-elected vice president

March 19, 2018 04:00 AM

KATHMANDU, March 9: Incumbent Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun has been reelected to the post for the next five years on Sunday.

485,586 students sitting for SEE from March 22

March 19, 2018 04:00 AM

KATHMANDU, March 19: A total of 485,586 students from across the country are appearing in the Secondary Education Examination (SEE), which is scheduled for March 22 to March 31. A total of 1,956 centers have been fixed for the exams.

Dr KC gives govt a month to approve Medical ordinance

March 19, 2018 03:30 AM

KATHMANDU, March 18: Crusader for medical education reforms Dr Govinda KC has issued a month-long ultimatum to the government to approve the Medical Education Ordinance from parliament.

Grandstream's new video conferencing system now in Nepal

March 19, 2018 02:30 AM

KATHMANDU, March 19:  Grandstream launched its video conferencing system in Nepal by organizing 'Discover Roadshow' in Kathmandu.

No impunity

March 19, 2018 02:00 AM

Resham Chaudhary’s case

Infographics: Who’s who in Angela Merkel’s cabinet

March 19, 2018 00:05 AM

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is embarking on a fourth term after securing a coalition deal between her conservative Christian Democrat Union/Christian Social Union and the center-left Social Democrats.

PM Oli urges Indian businesspeople for increasing joint venture in Nepal

March 18, 2018 21:55 PM

KATHMANDU, March 18: A joint delegation from the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) and visiting Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Sunday called on Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.

Two injured in US-Bangla air crash return home

March 18, 2018 20:12 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 18: Two among those injured in the March 12 fatal crash involving the US-Bangla passenger airplane at Tribhuvan International Airport returned home from a hospital on Sunday.

Yeti Airlines narrowly escape accident at Bhairahawa airport

March 18, 2018 18:55 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 18: An aircraft belonging to Yeti Airlines has narrowly escaped from an accident at Gautam Buddha Airport, Bhairahawa on Sunday.

Fugitive Lama arrested from Kathmandu

March 18, 2018 18:12 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 18: Nepal Police has nabbed fugitive Man Bahadur Lama, Sindhupalchowk in Kathmandu on Sunday.

Dahal elected NA Vice-chair

March 18, 2018 16:46 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 18: CPN (MC)'s Shashikala Dahal has been elected the Vice-chair of the National Assembly.

PM Oli calls ministers, secretaries, ‘Tell me your plans’

March 18, 2018 15:46 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 18: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who has been accused of focusing too much attention to become a powerful prime minister by spending huge energy to invite political parties on board called ministers and secretaries today. The meeting is likely to order each minister and secretary to carry out immediate activities that would bring a sigh of relief to the public.

Episode 7: BREATHE

March 18, 2018 14:08 PM is documenting how air pollution in Kathmandu valley is affecting its residents. Entitled BREATHE, the one-minute video content broadcast twice a week, Sunday and Wednesday.

Interpol issues red corner notice against Deepak Manange

March 18, 2018 14:07 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 18:  The Interpol has issued a red corner notice against Rajiv Gurung alias Deepak Manange, elected member of Provincial Assembly from Province 4.