Nepal | August 04, 2015

Siraha girl who was raped and forced to drink toilet cleaner dies at Bir Hospital: WOREC

A teenager who was taken hostage, raped and forced to drink toilet cleaner in April died on Sunday (August 1), the Women's Rehabilitation Centre (WOREC) said. ...

Kathmandu

Two held for swindling man of fortune by selling fake gold

Suspects Laxmi Lama and Karna Dhwaj Limbu were arrested from Jamal. Photo: MPCD

Two persons have been arrested on charge of defrauding a man of Rs 5,50,000 by selling fake gold. ...

Nepal

CJ Shrestha stresses on prompt justice to people

Newly-appointed Chief Justice Kalyan Shrestha poses for a photo during his first day at Supreme Court on Wednesday in Kathmandu. Photo: Kumar Shrestha/RSS

Chief Justice Kalyan Shrestha stressed on delivering prompt judicial service to the service-seekers. ...

World

South Korea replaces health minister criticised over MERS outbreak

File- Women wearing masks to prevent contracting Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) walk at Myeongdong shopping district in central Seoul, South Korea, July 9, 2015.  Photo: Reuters

outh Korean President Park Geun-hye removed her minister of health on Tuesday after criticism over the handling of an outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) which killed 36 people as it spread through hospitals....

Opinion

  • aid-misuse

    Distributing humanitarian aid: Necessity of corruption audit

    We live in a country where policy makers do not want to strengthen anti-corruption mechanisms but they try to curtail the jurisdiction of such agenci...

  • Tough job ahead

    Public suggestions on the draft constitution have cautioned against forming Pradeshes by separating the mountains, hills and plains ...

  • volunteerism

    Provide job opportunity

    Apropos of the news story “NVP launches reconstruction network, lauds volunteerism” (THT, August 2, Page 2), the spirit to create and mobilize you...

  • aid-misuse

    Distributing humanitarian aid: Necessity of corruption audit

    We live in a country where policy makers do not want to strengthen anti-corruption mechanisms but they try to curtail the jurisdiction of such agenci...

  • Tough job ahead

    Public suggestions on the draft constitution have cautioned against forming Pradeshes by separating the mountains, hills and plains ...

  • volunteerism

    Provide job opportunity

    Apropos of the news story “NVP launches reconstruction network, lauds volunteerism” (THT, August 2, Page 2), the spirit to create and mobilize you...

Business

Greek stock market suffers second day of losses

A European Union (EU) flag flutters outside the Athens' Stock Exchange in Athens, Greece, Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. AP

The Greek stock market is suffering a second day of losses since reopening, with banks shares down the most....

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