Nepal | August 01, 2015

2 killed as speeding car hits roadside tree in Rautahat

At least two persons died while a speeding car hit a tree on the roadside in Chandranigahapur of Rautahat on Friday evening...

Kathmandu

Playing outdoors exposes children to lead: Study

Graphic: THT

Children playing outdoors have increased blood lead level in Nepal...

Nepal

Efforts to take all into confidence, Deuba tells Swaraj

Nepal's former Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba with External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj.

Senior Nepali Congress leader Sher Bahadur Deuba, who is now on a weeklong trip to India, on Thrusday met with External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi...

World

5 killed in clashes between Turkish authorities and PKK

Turkish police officers carry the coffin of slain police officer Serdar Kazar, one of the two police officers, killed in an attack by Kurdish rebels overnight, in the the city of Adana, southern Turkey, Friday, July 31, 2015. Photo: AP

Kurdish rebels raided a Turkish police station and fired on railway workers in two separate attacks that left five dead, officials said Friday, amid renewed conflict between the security forces and insurgents that has wrecked a fragile peace process...

Opinion

  • chinese-stock-market

    China’s abnormal stock market: Roller-coaster ride

    The result is that a moderate sell-off can easily turn into a stampede. And government intervention to block the exits is inadequate. Until China’s ...

  • This file photo taken on February 3, 2006 shows India's then-president Abdul Kalam waving after arriving at the international airport in Manila on an official visit. Photo: AFP

    ‘Work an extra day’

    drawing inspiration from his declaration “When I die, work an extra day”, the holiday-loving societies should reduce the innumerable holidays in o...

  • Majority of radiologists are quacks

    Though the hazards of radiation from machines used for diagnostic purposes and treatment may prove fatal, most clinics that provide such services are ...

  • chinese-stock-market

    China’s abnormal stock market: Roller-coaster ride

    The result is that a moderate sell-off can easily turn into a stampede. And government intervention to block the exits is inadequate. Until China’s ...

  • This file photo taken on February 3, 2006 shows India's then-president Abdul Kalam waving after arriving at the international airport in Manila on an official visit. Photo: AFP

    ‘Work an extra day’

    drawing inspiration from his declaration “When I die, work an extra day”, the holiday-loving societies should reduce the innumerable holidays in o...

  • Majority of radiologists are quacks

    Though the hazards of radiation from machines used for diagnostic purposes and treatment may prove fatal, most clinics that provide such services are ...

Business

Excess liquidity in banking sector drops to Rs 59bn

Weighted average interest rates
of term deposit

Interest rates on interbank lending and money market instruments introduced by Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) have gradually started going up, with the aggressiveness shown by the central monetary authority to mop up excess liquidity from the banking sector...

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