Nepal | 30 Jun, 2015

Draft constitution presented at CA full house, fringe parties protest

The preliminary draft of new constitution was presented before the full house of Constituent Assembly on Tuesday evening....

Kathmandu

Syntech HK Technology China provides Rs 5 mln to PM Relief Fund

Prime Minister Koirala (c) receiving a cheque of Rs 5 million provided by Syntech Hong Kong Technology Ltd, China to support the earthquake victims, in Kathmandu on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. PM’s Secretariat

Syntech Hong Kong Technology Ltd, China donated Rs 5 million to the Prime Minister's Disaster Relief Fund to support the earthquake victims in Nepal on Tuesday....

Nepal

Gandaki transport officials caught red-handed with bribe

Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority

POKHARA: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority, Western Regional Office, Pokhara on Tuesday caught two officials of the Transportation Management Office, Gandaki...

World

Indonesia’s air force grounds Hercules planes after deadly crash

Security forces and rescue teams examine the wreckage of an Indonesian military C-130 Hercules transport plane after it crashed into a residential area in the North Sumatra city of Medan, Indonesia, June 30, 2015.   REUTERS/Roni Bintang

Indonesia's air force has temporarily grounded its remaining eight C-130B Hercules aircraft, a military spokesman said on Tuesday, after one of them crashed into a residential area killing dozens....

Opinion

  • reviving-livelihood

    Reviving livelihood: Big post-quake challenge

    The new settlements will look like an agglomeration if they are not properly linked with formal or informal institutions. The consequence of this eart...

  • Vaccinate the child

    A few months ago, my boss, a young Australian woman with a very cool approach towards life, showed up at work and said: “I hope...

  • Getting late

    It is already more than two months since the devastating earthquake struck Nepal. Within these two months, a lot of work has been done. It...

  • reviving-livelihood

    Reviving livelihood: Big post-quake challenge

    The new settlements will look like an agglomeration if they are not properly linked with formal or informal institutions. The consequence of this eart...

  • Vaccinate the child

    A few months ago, my boss, a young Australian woman with a very cool approach towards life, showed up at work and said: “I hope...

  • Getting late

    It is already more than two months since the devastating earthquake struck Nepal. Within these two months, a lot of work has been done. It...

Business

World Bank approves USD 300 million for earthquake-hit Nepal

A woman salvaging goods from her damaged house in ane earthquake-hit village. Photo: ADB

A meeting of the World Bank's Board of Executive Directors in Washington DC on Monday approved the credits as a part of the package worth up to USD 500 million that the World Bank pledged during the International Conference on Nepal's Reconstruction, held in Kathmandu on June 25. ...

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