Nepal | April 22, 2019

UPDATE: Seven arrested as Sri Lanka bombings death toll passes 200

Sri Lanka

Seven people were arrested and three police officers were killed during a raid on a house in Colombo on Sunday as the death toll from a rash of bombings at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka rose past 200, police and local media said....

Kathmandu

809 cabbies booked in a month

Despite the recent police crackdown, cabbies continue to fleece passengers in Kathmandu valley....

Nepal

Ministry lacks clarity on umbrella law

Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs

Although the KP Sharma Oli-led government has enacted more than a dozen laws to facilitate implementation of the new constitution, it failed to bring new legislation to implement Article 156 of the constitution that provisions formation of Provincial Judicial Service Commission....

World

Pakistan PM hints at further cabinet changes after "batting order" shuffle

In a speech laden with cricket metaphors, Khan, who led Pakistan's cricket team to World Cup triumph in 1992, said such changes were part of good leadership....

Opinion

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    EDITORIAL: Justice delayed

    The United Nations special rapporteurs, in a joint letter addressed to Nepal’s Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, have raised serious concerns ...

  • End impunity: Don’t make mockery of HR

    Nepal, compared to other Asian countries, has been a significant signatory of several international conventions regarding human rights and humanitaria...

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    EDITORIAL: Regulate pay apps

    Tourism is Nepal’s third largest source of foreign exchange after remittances by the Nepalis toiling mostly in the Gulf countries and merchandise ex...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Justice delayed

    The United Nations special rapporteurs, in a joint letter addressed to Nepal’s Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, have raised serious concerns ...

  • End impunity: Don’t make mockery of HR

    Nepal, compared to other Asian countries, has been a significant signatory of several international conventions regarding human rights and humanitaria...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Regulate pay apps

    Tourism is Nepal’s third largest source of foreign exchange after remittances by the Nepalis toiling mostly in the Gulf countries and merchandise ex...

Business

Gold price falls, silver shines

The price of gold declined by Rs 500 per tola while that of silver increased by five rupees a tola over the trading week between April 15 and 19....

Sports

Entertainment

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