Property worth over Rs 2 million gutted in separate fire incidents

March 18, 2018 11:46 AM

RAJBIRAJ, March 18: Goods and property worth around two million rupees were destroyed in separate incidents of fire in Saptari district on Saturday.

VP, VC elections today

March 18, 2018 09:03 AM

MARCH 18: Elections for Vice President and National Assembly’s vice chairperson is scheduled for today.

Batting collapse as Nepal succumbs to seventh-place playoff defeat against Netherlands

March 18, 2018 07:45 AM

KATHMANDU, March 18: Nepal succumbed to 45 runs defeat in the seventh-place playoff match against the Netherlands in the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018 in Kwekwe, Zimbabwe on Saturday.

TU lifts University Cricket Cup

March 18, 2018 07:42 AM

KATHMANDU, March 18: Tribhuvan University (TU) defeated DAV College by six wickets to lift the University Cricket Cup T20 Tournament title in the final on Saturday.

Nepse recovers 4 points amid hopes of white paper

March 18, 2018 07:37 AM

KATHMANDU, March 18: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) benchmark index recovered 4.27 points this week to close at 1,288.36 points. Though the stocks have been falling rapidly in the last few days, there was relatively a less volatility in the market this week.

Robust connectivity, trade emphasized for regional prosperity

March 18, 2018 07:16 AM

KATHMANDU, March 18: Political and business leaders have said that the integration among the South Asian countries is a key to attract foreign direct investment from within the region and also from the rest of the world.

Valley Pollution Levels for 17 March, 2018

March 18, 2018 07:00 AM

Valley Pollution Levels for 17 March, 2018

Indian PM, Chinese prez will visit Nepal in 2018: FM Gyawali

March 18, 2018 06:30 AM

KATHMANDU, March 18: Newly-appointed Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Gyawali informed that the government has started preparations to ensure Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping visit Nepal in 2018.

PM warns of action against 'defiant civil servants'

March 18, 2018 06:00 AM

KATHMANDU, March 18: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Saturday warned of taking action against civil servants if they refuse to go to the designated offices or remain unsupportive to the government.

Vice President Pun poised to get reelected today

March 18, 2018 05:00 AM

KATHMANDU, March 18: Following the re-election of President Bidya Bhandari last week, the incumbent Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun, too, is poised to get reelected to the post for the next five years on Sunday

Madhes Dalits denounce discrimination by parties

March 18, 2018 04:00 AM

RAJBIRAJ, March 18: Stating that the political parties continue to keep them in the shadow and do so deliberately, Dalits in Madhes warned amid a formal program on Monday that they would raise their voice against this kind of severe and 'countrywide' discrimination.


March 18, 2018 02:00 AM

Nepal earns ODI status

Infographics: How the world views Vladimir Putin

March 18, 2018 00:05 AM

Earlier this week, British Prime Minister Theresa May announced in the House of Commons that Russia was “highly likely” to have been involved in the attempted murder of a former Russian spy and his daughter.

Nepal defeated by 45 runs

March 17, 2018 20:06 PM

KATHMANDU, March 17: Netherland has defeated Nepal by 45 runs. In the last game played between two countries for seventh in ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier at Kwekwe, Zimbabwe.

The Week in Pictures

March 17, 2018 18:40 PM

Cover Photo: March 12: Rescue teams next to a wreckage of a plane that crashed in the country’s only  International Airport.  51 passengers were killed and 20 sustained injuries. US-Bangla Airlines has suspended flights to Kathmandu indefinitely after its plane crashed at TIA. Visiting Minister for Civil Aviation and Tourism of Bangladesh, AKM Shahjahan Kamal, called on Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa to discuss the US-Bangla passenger airplane fatal crash. Photo: Keshab Thoker

MARCH 17: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

March 17, 2018 18:00 PM

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52 metric tonnes of garbage managed from valley

March 17, 2018 16:48 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 17: A total of 52 metric tonnes of garbage has been managed from various rivers in Kathmandu valley and ring road today.

Dahal for giving right direction to SAARC activities

March 17, 2018 16:37 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 17: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the SAARC activities should be given right direction by mutually resolving the issues between India and Pakistan.

Nepal to chase 190 runs target

March 17, 2018 16:34 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 17: Netherlands has given190 runs target for Nepal in the final game of ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier at Kwekwe, Zimbabwe.

Vice-president Pun lone candidate for VP

March 17, 2018 16:21 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 17: Incumbent Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun is the only one to contest the election for the post of the Vice-president.