Locals protest dust pollution

March 17, 2018 13:00 PM

ITAHARI, March 17: Local residents living near the roads leading to the religious centre of Barahachettra demonstrated against the dust pollution they said was a result of carelessness on part of the Department of Road and local government.

Pun files candidacy for vice presidential post

March 17, 2018 12:12 PM

KATHMANDU, March 17: Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun has filed his candidacy for the post of Vice President of Federal Nepal again on Saturday.

Employment opportunity for youths on priority

March 17, 2018 10:57 AM

KATHMANDU, March 17: Newly-appointed Minister for Labour and Employment and Social Security Gokarna Bista said that he would put his efforts to protect labourers and promote respect to labour.

Jewellery shop catches fire

March 17, 2018 10:52 AM

MORANG, March 17: Property worth Rs 400,000 was gutted when a fire engulfed the jewellery shop of Brijalal Saha of Sunbarsi municipality-9, Diniya Bazaar, on Friday evening.

Province-1 women gathering demands equal pay

March 17, 2018 10:48 AM

BIRATNAGAR, March 17: The Province-1 gathering of Women Forum Nepal concluded on Friday had called for the implementation of equal pay for equal work.

Making of ‘Chauka Dau' to begin in Baishakh

March 17, 2018 10:40 AM

KATHMANDU, March 17: The making of ‘Chauka Dau’, an entertainment movie based on comical love story, will start from Baishakh, first month according to Bikram Sambat. The announcement was made at an event organized in Kathmandu on Thursday.

Echoes in the Valley Music Festival – resonance edition

March 17, 2018 10:32 AM

KATHMANDU, March 17: If you are a music lover and would love to attend a musical festival, then music festival ‘Echoes In The Valley - Resonance Edition’ that going to be held on Saturday is the place to be.

Two–day conference on Integrating Knowledge and technology for sustainable development

March 17, 2018 10:29 AM

KATHMANDU, March 17: DAV Business School is organizing a two-day international conference entitled ‘Integrating Knowledge and Technology for Sustainable Development’. According to the press statement released by DAV Business School, the conference is scheduled from March 24 to 25 at DAV Business School, Kathmandu.

Workshop on the Design and Implementation of Intervention Studies

March 17, 2018 10:27 AM

KATHMANDU, March 17: A national workshop on best practice in the design and implementation of intervention studies for agriculture, nutrition and health is being hosted in Nagarkot, from March 19 to March 24.

Nepal’s bid to remain among the poorest succeeds

March 17, 2018 10:25 AM

KATHMANDU, March 16: Nepal’s bid to remain the poorest has succeeded after the United Nations (UN) Committee for Development Policy (CDP) did not recommend the country to the UN Economic and Social Council for graduation from the category of Least Developed Countries (LDCs).

Tamang clinches men’s badminton title

March 17, 2018 09:55 AM

KATHMANDU, March 17: The departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club’s Ratnajit Tamang has clinched the men’s singles title of the ongoing sixth Nationwide Krishna Mohan Memorial Open Badminton Tournament on Friday.

Bishal Milan climbs to 2nd

March 17, 2018 09:55 AM

KATHMANDU, March 17: Bishal Milan Kendra has climbed to the second place defeating South Siders 70-61 in the ongoing first Kwiks Men’s Basketball League on Friday.

Atletico leads powerful cast into Europa League quarters

March 17, 2018 09:48 AM

KATHMANDU, March 16: TU College and DAV College have advanced into the final of the ongoing Golden Gate University Cricket Cup T20 Tournament on Friday.

Armed Police wins women’s volleyball title

March 17, 2018 09:46 AM

KATHMANDU, March 16:  The host departmental team Armed Police Force has lifted the title of fifth Open Women’s National Volleyball Tournament with 3-0 straight sets win over Shivam New Diamond Academy on Friday.

Pranab, Mayanka win Sahabir tennis

March 17, 2018 09:45 AM

KATHMANDU (REPUBLICA): The departmental teams Tribhuvan Army Club’s Pranab Khanal and Nepal Police Club’s Mayanka Rana have won the singles titles in the ongoing 10th Sahabir Memorial Open Lawn Tennis Tournament on Friday.

Nepal’s tourism sector to suffer due to bad publicity from aircraft crash

March 17, 2018 09:29 AM

POKHARA, March 16: Turkish Airway's airliner had an accident at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) about three years ago.  All the passengers in the aircraft were unharmed. However, as the plane remained grounded at TIA for a few days, larger aircraft could not approach the runway, which affected the tourism sector greatly as the tourist season in Nepal was approaching.

Ishwar Giri wins TV under Nagarik daily’s subscriber scheme

March 17, 2018 09:25 AM

KATHMANDU (REPU-BLICA): 'Biswasniya Samachar Haat Haat Maa Upahar', a subscriber scheme of Nagarik daily's publisher Nepal Republic Media, continues to receive good response from the public.

NIC ASIA appoints Roshan Kumar Neupane as acting CEO

March 17, 2018 09:25 AM

KATHMANDU (REPU-BLICA): The resignation submitted by Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NIC Asia Bank, Laxman Rijal, has been accepted by the bank's board. Deputy CEO of the bank, Roshan Kumar Neupane, has been appointed as its acting CEO.

MAN delegation meets finance minister Yuba Raj Khatiwada

March 17, 2018 09:21 AM

KATHMANDU (REPU-BLICA): Smart Cell, telecommunication operator, has opened new outlet at Suryabinayak, Bhaktapur.

MAN delegation meets finance minister Yuba Raj Khatiwada

March 17, 2018 09:19 AM

KATHMANDU (REPU-BLICA): A team of board of directors and representatives from the Management Association of Nepal (MAN) has met finance minister Yuba Raj Khatiwada on Friday. The meeting was organized to congratulate Khatiwada on his appointment as the finance minister.