Nepal | August 28, 2015

NHRC team takes stock of security situation in Rautahat

A team of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has started taking stock of security situation of bandh-hit Gaur of Rautahat and investigating into the murder of a local resident in police firing during an agitation....

Kathmandu

Dr KC stands firm on his hunger strike

Dr. Govinda KC Photo: THT File

Despite his deteriorating health, Dr Govinda KC today said he would not break his fast-unto-death protest until all his six-point demand was fully implemented ...

Nepal

Nepali Congress asks Amresh Singh to clarify

The Central Disciplinary Committee of Nepali Congress has sought clarifications from its Constituent Assembly member Amresh Kumar Singh within 24 hours for allegedly delivering a hate-speech in Kailali ...

World

India deploys army to stop caste-related violence in Gujarat

Army soldiers patrol after clashes between police and protesters in Ahmedabad, India, August 26, 2015. Photo: Reuters

The army patrolled riot-hit areas of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state of Gujarat on Thursday after the death toll rose to seven in two days of caste-related violence...

Opinion

  • europe-migrant-paralysis

    Europe’s migration paralysis: Not threat but opportunity

    All of the migration that Europe currently faces is rooted in grave crises in its own neighborhood. And yet the EU can do little to address any of the...

  • EDITORIAL: Come for talks

    The new constitution is going to be a political document of compromise that cannot appease all as per their expectations...

  • Tedious procedures

    Most semi government organizations are very ineffective in the use of technology and innovation, whereas private organizations like private banks are ...

  • europe-migrant-paralysis

    Europe’s migration paralysis: Not threat but opportunity

    All of the migration that Europe currently faces is rooted in grave crises in its own neighborhood. And yet the EU can do little to address any of the...

  • EDITORIAL: Come for talks

    The new constitution is going to be a political document of compromise that cannot appease all as per their expectations...

  • Tedious procedures

    Most semi government organizations are very ineffective in the use of technology and innovation, whereas private organizations like private banks are ...

Business

Fin Min bats for new statute keeping economic agenda in centre

Flanked by National Planning Commission Vice-Chairman Govinda Raj Pokharel (left) and Finance Secretary Suman Prasad Sharma, Finance Minister Ram Sharan Mahat addresses a meeting of secretaries in Kathmandu, on Friday, July 31, 2015. Photo: MoF

Minister for Finance Dr Ramsharan Mahat said that a new constitution should be drafted with a focus on economic agendas. ...

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