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Govt recalls Nepal’s Ambassador to Israel Thapa

Sanjaya Lama 15 Nov 08:34 PM

The government has recalled Nepali Ambassador to Israel Niranjan Thapa on Thursday. Read Full Story »

Post Report 15 Nov 06:00 PM

An Australian mountaineer died after being hit by a falling rock at Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipalilty-4 in Solukhumbu district on Thursday. Read Full Story »

Suspicious object found in Nepalgunj

Thakur Singh Tharu 15 Nov 02:21 PM

People in Pushpalal Chok of Nepalgunj were terrorised after suspicious objects were spotted here on Thursday. Read Full Story »

Fed up with dust, locals shutdown Kalanki-Soltimode road section (In photos)

Samuel Chettri 15 Nov 01:19 PM

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Bhawani Bhatta 15 Nov 12:36 PM

Parents of Niramal Pant, the 13-year-old girl from Kanchanpur who was raped and murdered some three and a half months ago, have fallen sick during their indefinite sit-in. Read Full Story »

Sudurpaschim’s oldest cricket ground turns into grazing field

Dr Panta 15 Nov 10:08 AM

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Prajwal Oli 15 Nov 10:07 AM

Defending champion Ratnajit Tamang of Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC) and Dipesh Dhami of Nepal Armed Police Force (APF) Club advanced to the men’s singles quarter-finals of the eighth Pushpa Lal Memorial National Open Badminton Championships on Wednesday. Read Full Story »

‘New Consumer Protection Act meek and full of flaws’

Rajesh Khanal 15 Nov 10:06 AM

Consumer rights activists have said that the on-the-spot cash fines launched by the government were full of flaw and reflects favoritism and leniency towards unscrupulous traders. Read Full Story »

Nepal Airlines to resume Osaka flights, drops Tokyo plan

Sangam Prasain 15 Nov 10:05 AM

Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has decided to resume flights to Kansai International Airport, Osaka, dropping its earlier plan to directly connect Kathmandu with Tokyo’s Narita International Airport. Read Full Story »

Ram Kumar Bhandari 15 Nov 07:54 AM

The government has disregarded the courts and lied with regard to transitional justiceRead Full Story »

Rhetoric and gobbledygook

Deepak Thapa 15 Nov 07:53 AM

Doublespeak is an art that has to be perfected by politiciansRead Full Story »

Citizens, not subjects

15 Nov 07:50 AM

Criticising the government and expressing dissatisfaction is our right Read Full Story »

Nepal among top five countries to receive US H-1B visa

Binod Ghimire 15 Nov 07:34 AM

Nepalis are the fifth largest foreign community to receive H-1B visa to the US between 2012 and May this year, according to an official report of the US government. Read Full Story »

Uttar Pradesh CM to open Nepal-India railway next month

Anil Giri, Sanjeev Giri 15 Nov 07:32 AM

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is set to inaugurate the Janakpur-Jayanagar-Kurtha railway line next month as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit has been reportedly cancelled due to his hectic schedule. Read Full Story »

Anup Ojha 15 Nov 07:22 AM

Thirty five underage girls were rescued from two dance bars in Thamel, Kathmandu, on Wednesday. Read Full Story »

WWF sites have room for more tigers: Experts

Arpan Shrestha 15 Nov 07:20 AM

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Prithvi Man Shrestha 15 Nov 07:14 AM

The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has prepared a draft law to establish Provincial Public Service Commission (PSC) and set up a panel to prepare the principles of the provincial and local service Acts, a senior official has said. Read Full Story »

Nepal-India panel report awaits Modi’s attention

Anil Giri 15 Nov 07:12 AM

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Sanjaya Lama 14 Nov 06:27 PM

The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) on Wednesday found 69 staffers of various departments absent during office hours when it conducted a surprise check. The KMC has asked the absent staffers to furnish clarifications within 24 hours. Read Full Story »

Samuel Chettri 14 Nov 05:02 PM

The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed a corruption case against Metropolitan Police Range, Boudha Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Shyam Kumar Rai at the Special Court. Read Full Story »

I expect generous support from neighbouring countries, PM Oli tells Chinese minister

Sanjaya Lama 14 Nov 04:10 PM

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said that he has expectation for generous support from Nepal’s friendly nations to take the country on the path of prosperity and development. Read Full Story »

Sangam Prasain 14 Nov 09:23 AM

Nepal has asked China to allow Nepali carriers to fly to different Chinese cities as the government has set a target to significantly increase Chinese arrivals during the much-awaited Visit Nepal campaign version 3.0 in 2020 with the goal of attracting 2 million foreign tourists. Read Full Story »

Post Report 14 Nov 09:22 AM

While India has been working on an ambitious “billion dollars” plan to develop and promote the Buddhist Circuit in India with the involvement of the World Bank, Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari on Tuesday floated a new idea with China: to develop the Trans-Himalayan Buddhist Circuit. Read Full Story »

Former Nepal No 1 Shrestha, Katuwal win

Post Repot 14 Nov 08:48 AM

Former Nepal No 1 Bikash Shrestha of Bhojpur and Bishnu Katuwal of Nepal Police Club (NPC) opened with victories in the men’s singles of Yonex Sunrise eighth Pushpa Lal Memorial National Open Badminton Championships here at the National Sports Council covered hall on Tuesday. Read Full Story »

Nepal enters second round

Prajwal Oli 14 Nov 08:48 AM

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Rajesh Khanal 14 Nov 08:48 AM

Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) has urged the clearing banks to enforce the electronic transfer system that facilitates the online settlement of payment from the investor’s bank account when purchasing or selling stocks on Nepse. Read Full Story »

Handicraft Trade Fair kicks off

Post Report 14 Nov 08:48 AM

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Shortcuts to success

Saroj Wagle 14 Nov 08:09 AM

When I first came to Kathmandu, it was a different place. Nowadays, I find corruption and ill practices everywhere in Kathmandu. I don’t understand why people are cheating others and indulging in such activities. Read Full Story »

My ride back home

Supriya Khadka 14 Nov 08:09 AM

The most difficult and yet the most enthralling part about a ‘college day’ is my ride back home. The most convenient vehicle to reach my home is a mini bus which we call ‘force gaadi’ in our area. It was only a couple of months later that I realised the vehicle was called Force because of a logo on it. Read Full Story »

Opting out or staying in

Ang Sonam Sherpa 14 Nov 08:09 AM

Last weekend, I watched The Social Network whereupon I felt a sudden urge to quit college right away. This was not the first time such thoughts had entered my mind. Read Full Story »

Dev Goals turn into Mithla art

Timothy Aryal 14 Nov 08:09 AM

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Elusive justice

Varsha Gyawali 14 Nov 07:59 AM

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With eyes wide open

Mahendra P. Lama 14 Nov 07:59 AM

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A full plate

14 Nov 07:59 AM

The prime minister must understand that he can’t be in charge of everythingRead Full Story »

Scores of people reach Kanchanpur to support Pant couple’s sit-in

Bhawani Bhatta 14 Nov 07:40 AM

Scores of people from Dhangadhi, Nepalgunj, Butwal, Chitwan, Kathmandu, and other parts of the country have reached Kanchanpur to join in on an indefinite sit-in protest launched to press the authorities to identify and arrest the perpetrators involved in the rape and murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Panta. Read Full Story »

Ananda Gautam 14 Nov 07:40 AM

A man attacked three persons with a Khukuri—a traditional Nepali sword—in Phungling Municipality-3, Taplejung, on Tuesday morning. Read Full Story »

Pratap Bista 14 Nov 07:40 AM

An 85-year-old mendicant Khina Giri of Syangja has donated Rs 500,000 to Om Old Age Home in Hetauda Sub Metropolis-2. He has been living in the old age home for the last 12 years. Read Full Story »

Limbu declared official language in a local unit in Ilam

Biplav Bhattarai 14 Nov 07:40 AM

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Amrita Anmol 14 Nov 07:40 AM

Police arrested the ward secretary of Tilottama-5 along with his family from Tilottama Municipality in Rupandehi district for allegedly accusing a woman of practicing witchcraft. Read Full Story »

Law Ministry’s requests fall on deaf ears

Binod Ghimire 14 Nov 07:40 AM

The Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs has reminded different ministries to review the existing Acts to ascertain the laws related to them are consistent with the spirit of the constitution and revise any that are against the constitutional provisions. Read Full Story »

Sudurpashchim CM sacks minister Sodari

Arjun Shah 14 Nov 07:40 AM

Sudurpashchim Province Chief Minister (CM) Trilochan Bhatta relieved Minister for Social Development Dirgha Sodari of his duties on Tuesday. Provincial Assembly member Krishna Raj Subedi has been appointed for the ministerial berth the same day. Read Full Story »

Tika R Pradhan 14 Nov 07:40 AM

Fed up with the government’s continued reluctance to address its concerns including amendment to the constitution, leaders of the Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal have warned the KP Oli administration of launching a struggle as part of preparations for the party’s first general convention. Read Full Story »

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