Nepal | July 31, 2015

Traffic along Pokhara-Baglung road partially resumes

Vehicular movement along the Parbat section of the Pokhara-Baglung road, obstructed for the past three days due to heavy rainfall and subsequent landslides, has resumed from today...

Kathmandu

Serial fraud suspect in police net

Police nabbed a man on charge of defrauding at least four persons with fake promises of sending them abroad for lucrative jobs...

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

Volcano erupts on suspected MH370 wreckage island

General view of the beach where a large piece of plane debris was found on Wednesday in Saint-Andre, on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion, July 30, 2015. REUTERS/Zinfos974/Prisca Bigot

A volcano erupted on Friday on the remote Indian Ocean island of Reunion where beachcombers found a piece of plane wing believed to have come from missing Malaysia flight MH370....

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

Gold heads for longest weekly losing streak in 16 years

A customer looks at gold ornaments on display inside a jewelry showroom on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya, a major gold buying festival, in the southern Indian city of Kochi April 21, 2015. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Gold slipped to near 5-1/2-year lows on Friday and was on course for a sixth straight weekly fall, its longest retreat since 1999, after upbeat US economic data strengthened expectations for a near-term hike in interest rates....

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