Nepal | August 03, 2015

NOC slashes fuel prices

Nepal Oil Corporation slashed prices of petrol, diesel, kerosene, aviation fuel and liquified petroleum gas (LPG)....

Kathmandu

Lawmakers question govt over delay in Reconstruction Authority formation

Lawmakers at the first meeting of Parliament's budget session  on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Photo: RSS

Lawmakers in a meeting of the Legislature-Parliament on Sunday questioned why formation of the National Reconstruction Authority was delayed...

Nepal

Shrestha crowned Miss Tanahun

Sujana Shrestha (2nd from left), posing for photograph flanked by First runner-up Sanju Ghale (2nd from right) and Second runner-up Anjana Koirala (left) after winning the titles of Miss Tanahun 2015, organised by Aakala Films and Events on Saturday, August 1, 2015. Photo: Madan Wagle

Sujana Shrestha was crowned the winner of Miss Tanahun 2015Sanju Ghale became the first runner up while Anjana Koirala followed her as the second runner up...

World

Malaysia seeks help in finding more possible MH370 debris

A message left on a board of remembrance by Kelly (last name not given), 29, the wife of a passenger aboard missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, at a vigil ahead of the one-year anniversary of its disappearance in Kuala Lumpur, March 6, 2015. REUTERS/Olivia Harris/Files

Malaysian officials said Sunday that they would seek help from territories near the island where a suspected piece of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet was discovered to try to find more plane debris...

Opinion

  • us-economy

    US middle-class incomes: Are they really stagnating?

    The authorities arrive at their estimates by converting dollar incomes into a measure of real income by using a price index that reflects the changes ...

  • Workers dig a road in Anamnagar of the Capital to establish pipelines for the Melamchi Water Supply Project. Photo: THT/File.

    Restore the road

    Water pipe laying under the Melamchi Water Project began weeks ago at Maharajgunj-Chakrapath starting from Bhatbhateni Point. But it was stopped at la...

  • Still a long way

    The final version of the constitution will be judged by whether it truly represents the vast majority of the Nepali people in all major respects...

  • us-economy

    US middle-class incomes: Are they really stagnating?

    The authorities arrive at their estimates by converting dollar incomes into a measure of real income by using a price index that reflects the changes ...

  • Workers dig a road in Anamnagar of the Capital to establish pipelines for the Melamchi Water Supply Project. Photo: THT/File.

    Restore the road

    Water pipe laying under the Melamchi Water Project began weeks ago at Maharajgunj-Chakrapath starting from Bhatbhateni Point. But it was stopped at la...

  • Still a long way

    The final version of the constitution will be judged by whether it truly represents the vast majority of the Nepali people in all major respects...

Business

Nepse index northbound

Source: Nepse

The massive demand for banking scrips propelled a bull run that saw the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index surge by 24.6 points or 2.45 per cent week-on-week to rest at 1,027.98 points, from July 26 to 30...

Sports

Entertainment

  • Kalo Pothi at Venice Film Fest

    Award winning film-maker Min Bahadur Bham’s Kalo Pothi (The Black Hen) is one of the seven titles competing in the International Film Critics’ Week of the 72nd Venice Film Festival...

  • Brit singer Cilla dies

    Big-voiced British singer and TV host Cilla Black has died aged 72. Spanish police said on August 2 that the singer, who had a home in Estepona, southern Spain, died August 1...

  • Bobbi Kristina Brown funeral draws crowd of onlookers

    Dozens of onlookers gathered near a Georgia church for the funeral of Bobbi Kristina Brown, the 22-year-old daughter of late singer Whitney Houston, who died this week, months after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub...

  • ‘Rose Garden’ singer Anderson no more

    American country music singer Lynn Anderson, known for her 1970 Grammy-winning smash hit Rose Garden, has died of a heart attack at a hospital in Nashville, her publicist said on July 31. She was 67...

  • Fiery Campbell gets 6 months suspended sentence

    English model Naomi Campbell has been found guilty of assault after being accused of scratching the eye of a paparazzo photographer who took photographs of her and her former boyfriend while she was on a holiday...

  • Photo: img2.timeinc.net

    Foursome 1D release first single

    Best-selling British boy band One Direction released a surprise first single as a foursome on July 31, two days after former member Zayn Malik announc...

  • Photo: urbanasian.com

    Clashes help Ajay work harder

    Since his debut with Phool Aur Kaante in 1991, Ajay Devgn has lived a multifaceted life of an actor, producer, director and writer. But he says he li...

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