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NAC’s Chinese planes may remain in hangar indefinitely

Post Report 23 May 08:26 AM

Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has not been able to fly its new Chinese-made planes for lack of qualified pilots since they arrived in February, and they could remain in their hangars indefinitely, company officials said. Read Full Story »

Nepal-India issue ends as Delhi closes field office

Suresh Raj Neupane 23 May 08:13 AM

Ten years after its establishment in 2008 in the aftermath of the Koshi floods, India has communicated to the government of Nepal its decision to shut its Biratnagar-based field office.Read Full Story »

Gore reveals more names in gold smuggling case

Post Report 23 May 08:13 AM

The mastermind behind the 33 kg gold smuggling case, Chudamani Upreti aka Gore, has named 10 ‘Hundi’ operators and businessmen other than the 65 people charged in the Morang District Court with crimes related to smuggling of the precious metal. Read Full Story »

Madhav Ghimire, Binod Bhandari 23 May 08:13 AM

The Morang District Court on Tuesday remanded 28 persons in custody for further investigation into the 33 kg gold smuggling case and the subsequent murder of Sanam Shakya, an alleged carrier. Read Full Story »

Sanjeev Giri 23 May 08:13 AM

The Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has started preparations to set up its Standing Committee. As per the understanding, the Standing Committee (SC) will have a total of 45 members, with 26 from the erstwhile UML and 19 from the former Maoist Centre. Read Full Story »

Post Report 23 May 08:13 AM

Proponents of accountability and transparency in public affairs on Tuesday reiterated the call for Nepal to join Open Government Partnership (OGP).Read Full Story »

Post Report 23 May 08:13 AM

The Ministry of Forest and Environment has recalled Direct Forest Officer (DFO) Bhairab Prasad Ghimire to Kathmandu for his dubious role in smuggling wood worth Rs 20 million out of Sahajnath Sajhedari Forest. Read Full Story »

Post Report 23 May 08:13 AM

The opposition parties, along with Madhesi parties which had supported the incumbent government in the floor test, have registered amendments to the policies and programmes for the upcoming fiscal year. Read Full Story »

Post Report 23 May 08:13 AM

Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Management Raghubir Mahaseth has said there was no vested interest in recalling Director General of Transport Management Department Rup Narayan Bhattarai. Read Full Story »

Children launch campaign against child marriage

Madhav Aryal 23 May 08:13 AM

A group of children from Rainadevi Chhahara Rural Municipality in Palpa has launched a campaign against child marriage. Read Full Story »

Shrestha wins 10 tola gold under Kantipur Ko Swornapur 2 scheme

Post Report 23 May 08:13 AM

Bidhya Sagar Shrestha of Samakhusi, Kathmandu, won 10 tolas of gold under the “Kantipur Ko Swornapur 2” subscription scheme of the Kantipur Media Group. Read Full Story »

Post Report 23 May 08:13 AM

Police investigation into the death of Rinki Patel has led to the arrest of her father-in-law, Prem Prasad Kurmi, while her husband, Bhupendra, is at large. Read Full Story »

Daredevil Sandeep calls IPL stint ‘unforgettable journey’

Post Report 23 May 08:32 AM

Nepali leg spinner Sandeep Lamichhane termed his debut Indian Premier League (IPL) outing as an unforgettable journey as the new poster boy of the country returned from India on Tuesday. Read Full Story »

Shanker Dev claim Twenty20 championship

Post Report 23 May 08:32 AM

Shanker Dev Campus defeated Kathmandu College of Information and Technology (KCMIT) by six runs to win the title of the Universal BBA Cup Twenty20 cricket tournament at the Mulpani Cricket Ground on Tuesday. Read Full Story »

Shivaram cards 65 to open up 2-stroke lead

Post Report 23 May 08:32 AM

Nepal No 1 Shivaram Shrestha opened up a two-stroke lead after the second round of the Surya Nepal Premier Golf Championship at the par-72 Gokarna Golf Club on Tuesday.The 10th and last event of the Surya Nepal Golf Tour 2017-18 offers Rs 1.26 million in total prize money. The champion will receive Rs 230,000.

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Work intensifies for formation of NERC

Post Report 23 May 08:26 AM

The Energy Ministry has intensified talks with the Law Ministry to get its legal consent to establish the Nepal Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), a powerful body to regulate the country’s energy sector. Read Full Story »

Security locks installed on 1,260 tankers

Post Report 23 May 08:26 AM

Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has installed security locks on 1,260 tankers used to import gasoline from India in a bid to prevent pilferage during transit. Read Full Story »

The old man

Utsav Thapa 23 May 08:26 AM

I was basking in the warmth of the morning sun, sipping tea, listening to music and enjoying the view from the balcony of my apartment. That apartment, the balcony and that view were all new to me because it had only been a week since I moved there. Read Full Story »

Beyond just blind faith

Supriya Khadka 23 May 08:26 AM

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Water park makes a big splash in Pokhara

Post Report 23 May 08:26 AM

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Biratnagar’s drama fest draws 90 schools

Dev Narayan Sah 23 May 08:26 AM

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Post Report 23 May 08:13 AM

Preparations are underway to take national poet Madhav Prasad Ghimire to the Indian capital New Delhi for treatment. Read Full Story »

Make in India

Mahendra P Lama 23 May 08:08 AM

India needs to look back at its history and learn to promote manufacturing at home Read Full Story »

Suman Mandal 23 May 08:08 AM

With an eye on the 2019 Lok Sabha election, instability in the neighbourhood will not bode well for Modi Read Full Story »

Shrestha wins 10 tola gold under Kantipur subscription scheme

Post Report 22 May 07:25 PM

Bidya Sagar Shrestha has won 10 tolas of gold under the ‘Kantipur Swornapur” subscription scheme. Read Full Story »

33 kg gold smuggling case: 28 persons remanded to custody

Post Report 22 May 06:26 PM

The District Court Morang has remanded 28 persons to police custody for further investigation into the 33 kg gold smuggling case. Read Full Story »

Sandeep Lamichhane returns home after IPL stint (In photos)

Post Report 22 May 05:48 PM

Nepali leg spinner Sandeep Lamichhane returned back home after playing the Indian Premier League on Tuesday. Read Full Story »

33 kg gold smuggling case: Gore in Biratnagar Airport (In photos)

Post Report 22 May 05:33 PM

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DFO duo Ghimire, Thakur recalled

Post Report 22 May 04:00 PM

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22 May 03:31 PM

National flag carrier Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has decided to halt its Bhojpur-Kathmandu flights for the next 15 days beginning from today. Read Full Story »

No vested interest in removing Transport Dept Director General: Transport Minister

Post Report 22 May 02:46 PM

Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Management Raghubir Mahaseth has said that the there was no vested interest in recalling the Director General of Transport Management Department Rup Narayan Bhattarai. Read Full Story »

Govt sought details of 110 Facebook users in 2017

Post Report 22 May 02:22 PM

Various agencies of the government had asked Facebook to provide details of 110 accounts in the year 2017, according to a transparency report made public this week by the social media organisation. Read Full Story »

India to close its field office in Biratnagar

Post Report 22 May 12:46 PM

Indian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed it is closing its field office in Biratnagar. Read Full Story »

33 kg gold smuggling case: Alleged mastermind ‘Gore’ made public

Post Report 22 May 12:10 PM

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Lama in four-way tie for lead as holder Shrestha falters

Post Report 22 May 08:41 AM

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Post Report 22 May 08:41 AM

Kathmandu College of Management and Information Technology (KCMIT) and Shanker Dev Campus set the title clash of the Universal BBA Cup Twenty20 cricket tournament at the Mulpani Cricket Ground on Monday. Read Full Story »

Tunnel borer may be used at Dudhkoshi project

Post Report 22 May 08:35 AM

Buoyed by the unexpected success of the tunnel boring machine (TBM) at the Bheri Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project, the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has planned to use similar equipment during the execution of the Dudhkoshi Storage Hydroelectric Project which is currently under study. Read Full Story »

TourMin: Our objective is to keep TIA open 24/7

Sangam Prasain 22 May 08:35 AM

The opening hours of Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) are now 6 am to 3 am the next day. Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari inaugurated the new 21-hour schedule on Monday that is expected to reduce congestion at the country’s sole international aerial gateway to some extent. Read Full Story »

Shankar Acharya 22 May 08:35 AM

Workers have finished laying 10 km out of the 69 km Amlekhgunj-Raxaul oil pipeline in the last two months. Read Full Story »

Poet Ghimire taken ill

Post Report 22 May 08:35 AM

Nonagenarian poet Madhav Prasad Ghimire, who has been ill for the past several months, has been admitted to the Grande International Hospital in Kathmandu, according to his family. Read Full Story »

All you need, plus more

Bivek Khatiwada 22 May 08:35 AM

The OnePlus 6 has been all the buzz of late. With numerous leaks and rumors about the device, the excitement around the brand had reached a fever pitch among OnePlus’ legion of fans. Read Full Story »

Govt sets ambitious growth targets

Binod Ghimire 22 May 08:21 AM

President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Monday presented the government’s policies and programmes in the federal parliament, setting ambitious goals of doubling the per capita income in five years and making the country a middle income nation within a decade. Read Full Story »

Move against fees hits Malaysia departures

Chandan Kumar Mandal 22 May 08:21 AM

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Barekot reels under food shortage

Bhim Bahadur Singh 22 May 08:21 AM

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NCP names central panel

Post Report 22 May 08:21 AM

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Govt mulls ‘war room’ idea for big projects

Post Report 22 May 08:21 AM

The Prime Minister’s Office is developing a concept of “war room” to execute and monitor big projects handled by various ministries. Read Full Story »

Post Report 22 May 08:21 AM

The federal government has rejected Province 2 Chief Minister Lal Babu Raut’s request to visit the United States. Read Full Story »

Post Report 22 May 08:21 AM

Four girls, aged below 14, drowned in a pond at Lumbini Sanskritik Municipality-11, Rupandehi, on Monday. Read Full Story »

Post Report 22 May 08:21 AM

The Special Government Attorney Office (SGAO) on Monday advised the Office of Attorney General to file an appeal in the Supreme Court (SC) against Special Court’s acquittal of gangster Milan Gurung aka Chakre Milan in the money laundering case. Read Full Story »

Nepal and India to run joint operation to check wildlife poaching

Bhawani Bhatta 22 May 08:21 AM

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Protest in Birgunj over ‘dowry-related death’ of woman

Post Report 22 May 08:21 AM

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Men in green

Shradha Ghale 22 May 08:14 AM

Conservation actors have overlooked the army’s excesses in protected areas Read Full Story »

The politics of budgeting

Gokarna Awasthi 22 May 08:14 AM

The people should not be taxed heavily so that politicians can indulge in their desires Read Full Story »

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