Nepal | August 30, 2015

Deliberations on statute draft conclude, members get 6 days for amendment

Parliament building, New Baneshwor, Kathmandu. THT Online/File

The deliberation over the Nepal Constitution Revised Bill, 2015 continued at the Constituent Assembly on the fifth day on Sunday...


Sexual minorities parade on Gaijatra Day

Third Gender in go to Brazil Costume

Coinciding with the Gaijatra festival, sexual minorities in Kathmandu staged a rally demanding inclusion of their issues in the constitution....

  • Prof Tirth Khaniya

    New TU VC vows to change classrooms

    Newly appointed Vice-Chancellor of Tribhuvan University, Tirtha Raj Khaniya, has pledged to bring a change in the structure of classrooms and the teac...

  • Photo: RSS

    Gaijatra festival begins in Capital

    The cultural and traditional festival of Gaijatra or the 'cow festival' that continues for a week in the capital has started from Hanumandhoka this mo...

  • Dr. Govinda KC Photo: THT File

    Dr Govinda KC’s health worsens

    of Dr Govinda KC, who has been on fast-unto-death, for the past six days, is deteriorating and he is experiencing new complications, a doctor attendin...

  • Prime Minister Sushil Koirala addressing a programme organised to inaururate the Ram Tower at Ram Chowk in janakpur on Wednesday, July 15, 2015. Photo: RSS

    Consensus need of the hour, says PM Koirala

    Prime Minister Sushil Koirala said that consensus was need of the hour at a time when the constitution drafting process has reached the final stage....


Panchthar woman, injured and held captive by hubby, rescued


Shanti Maya Angdemba, from Nawamidanda-5 of Panchthar, was rescued by her kin four days after her husband captivated her. ...


Saudi-led coalition air strike kills 36 Yemeni civilians: residents

Fighters loyal to Yemen's President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi ride on armoured personnel carrier vehicles on a road leading to the al-Anad military and air base in the country's southern province of Lahej August 3, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer

An air strike by a Saudi-led coalition killed 36 civilians working at a bottling plant in the northern Yemeni province of Hajjah on Sunday, residents said...



Gold, silver prices decline

gold price aug3015

Gold and silver prices declined this week by Rs 1,000 and Rs 40 per tola, respectively, from August 23 to 28. It was the biggest weekly fall after the regular two-week gain in the bullion market after the devaluation of Chinese yuan on August 11...



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