Nepal | September 01, 2015

NOC slashes petroleum prices

A customer prepares to fill the tank of her car at a fuel station in Sint Pieters Leeuw December 5, 2014.   Photo: Reuters

Nepal Oil Corporation slashed the prices of petroleum products on Tuesday....

Kathmandu

Murder suspect held after 9 years

Bikram Chhetri

A team of the Metropolitan Police Crime Division (MPCD) arrested an absconding murderer from his rented room in Ranibari of KMC-29 on Monday....

Nepal

Transformer stolen from crusher industry

The unattended transformer left after extracting the copper wire in Dhading district on Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Photo: Keshave Adhikari

Theft of electric transformers has increased in Dhading district of late...

World

Yahoo chief Mayer says she’s pregnant with twins

In this Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, file photo, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer smiles during a session at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Mayer posted on Tumblr, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, that she's pregnant with twin girls, due in December. Photo: AP

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she's pregnant with identical twins...

Opinion

  • pm-koirala-options

    Present political situation: PM Koirala’s options

    It is difficult to comprehend whether PM Koirala does really correspond with what he actually wants to do and what he really means when he says someth...

  • EDITORIAL: Real threat

    All remedial measures should be taken as soon as possible to avert possible casualties, including the destruction of hydropower plants...

  • Hindu cap of Nelson Mandela

    “Who is a Hindu?”, a pundit once asked me. I knew he had a quest for knowledge about divergent sects, cults, and religions....

  • pm-koirala-options

    Present political situation: PM Koirala’s options

    It is difficult to comprehend whether PM Koirala does really correspond with what he actually wants to do and what he really means when he says someth...

  • EDITORIAL: Real threat

    All remedial measures should be taken as soon as possible to avert possible casualties, including the destruction of hydropower plants...

  • Hindu cap of Nelson Mandela

    “Who is a Hindu?”, a pundit once asked me. I knew he had a quest for knowledge about divergent sects, cults, and religions....

Business

Wobbly euro economy may get bigger push from central bank

In this Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, file photo, Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, stands next to a facsimile of the new 20 euro banknote in Frankfurt, Germany. Analysts are already talking about when and how the European Central Bank might extend its 1.1 trillion euro ($1.2 trillion) stimulus program that has been running for the past six months in an attempt to boost the modest recovery in the 19 countries that use the euro. Photo: AP

When is a trillion euros not enough? Could be soon, in Europe's shaky economy...

Sports

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