NEA setting up charging stations for electric vehicles

October 16, 2017 17:10 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA), the public power utility, is to import electric vehicles for promotional purpose and to set up charging stations for such vehicles.

Change in government size will not affect election: CEC Yadav

October 16, 2017 16:30 PM

DHULIKHEL, Oct 16: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has said the recent expansion of the Cabinet would not cause any impact on the elections going to be held later this year.

'Let us use RTI in a right way': Prez Bhandari

October 16, 2017 16:22 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: President Bidya Devi Bhandari urged all for right use of Right to Information, saying RTI would maintain good governance in the country.

None can escape from responsibility of election, says Maoist Center chair

October 16, 2017 16:04 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: CPN (Maoist Center) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has asserted that no one can escape from the responsibility of holding the elections.

Couple ruthlessly murdered

October 16, 2017 15:01 PM

DAILEKH, Oct 16:  A youth has murdered a couple in cold blood at remote Bhagawati Rural Municipality-7 in the district.

Over 26,000 drivers drive without license

October 16, 2017 14:26 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: The number of people driving vehicles without a driving license is on the rise in Kathmandu Valley.

NC, NDF unify, formally

October 16, 2017 14:14 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: Nepali Congress (NC) and Nepal Democratic Forum (NDF) have formally announced unification, inking a 16-point deal on Monday.

IOE entrance cheat scam accused arrested

October 16, 2017 12:36 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: A group of Indians and Nepalese doctors have been arrested for taking an amount of Rs 1, 600,000 each by providing enhanced equipment to cheat during the entrance examination of Institute of Medicine’s bachelor program. 16 persons are arrested too.

Rolpa-Delhi bus service begins

October 16, 2017 11:07 AM

ROLPA, Oct 16: The direct bus service has begun from Rolpa headquarters, Liwang, to New Delhi.  The Rolpa Transport Private Limited has initiated the service.

Road construction puts hotels at Annapurna trekking route in crisis

October 16, 2017 10:59 AM

BENI, Oct 16: The trekking route along the Annapurna Conservation Area is being shorten with the rampant construction of trial roads.

‘Aishwarya’ shows authentic city life

October 16, 2017 09:37 AM

POKHARA, Oct 16: Actor Ramesh Upreti is soon turning producer with his upcoming movie ‘Aishwarya’. The movie is all set to across the country on October 26.

Shayna Leib Makes Decadent Pastries Formed From Porcelain and Glass

October 16, 2017 08:48 AM

American glass artist Shayna Leib, like anyone, is deeply attracted to the seductive pull of decadent desserts. Unlike most however, Leib is unable to indulge.

“Success is 99 percent failure.”- Soichiro Honda

October 16, 2017 08:22 AM

The life of Soichiro Honda is often quoted as an inspiring story of a man who overcame unbelievable obstacles and went on to achieve great success.

Nepal suffers humiliating 14-1 defeat to Uzbekistan

October 16, 2017 07:51 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: Nepal suffered humiliating 14-1 defeat at the hands of Uzbekistan in its first match of the AFC Futsal Championship 2018 Qualifiers on Sunday.

Reliable Nepal Life Insurance starts operation

October 16, 2017 07:44 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: Reliable Nepal Life Insurance Limited has started operation from Sunday.

Election for new NRNA leadership today

October 16, 2017 07:34 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: The Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) is holding election for new executive committee in Kathmandu on Monday.

Eleventh-hour negotiations delay filing of candidacies

October 16, 2017 07:11 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: It’s 8:30 pm Sunday. Three election officials are waiting at the Election Commission (EC) headquarters in the capital to register the name-lists of the parties’ candidates contesting the upcoming provincial and parliamentary polls under the Proportional Representation (PR) category from Province 6. When asked about the progress made in the job, an official who wished to stay anonymous saying that he is not authorized to speak to the media, said only three parties had submitted their PR candidate lists by then.

NC and Gachhadar-led NDF to unite today

October 16, 2017 06:15 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: Ruling Nepali Congress (NC) and Nepal Democratic Forum led by Bijaya Kumar Gachhadar have reached an agreement to unite the party.

Threshold forcing fringe parties to go for mergers, alliances

October 16, 2017 06:00 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: Several regional and fringe parties have opted for mergers with the three big parties after their political survival came under threat with the introduction of electoral threshold. The threshold barrier has pushed few other parties to go into coalitions with bigger parties.

Bhattarai in talks with NC for poll alliance

October 16, 2017 05:00 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: Naya Shakti Party Nepal (NSPN) Chairman Baburam Bhattarai has started negotiations with the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) for electoral adjustments in the upcoming elections.