Nepal | July 24, 2019

Five Nepali climbers including Nirmal ‘Nims’ Purja scale Mt K2

At least five Nepali climbers including Nirmal ‘Nims’ Purja successfully climbed the world’s second-highest peak this morning....

Kathmandu

NHRC urges govt to end caste-based discrimination

The National Human Rights Commission has made a number of recommendations to the federal, provincial and local governments to put an end to incidents of caste-based discrimination and untouchability....

Nepal

Four held for honey-trapping trader

Police in Jhapa have arrested four persons involved in blackmailing a trader after honey-trapping him....

World

China says it won't rule out using force to reunify Taiwan

China said it will not renounce the use of force in efforts to reunify Taiwan with the mainland and vowed to take all necessary military measures to defeat "separatists."...

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Ensure absentee vote

    Millions of Nepalis working, studying or living abroad will be able to take part in the election process of the three tiers of government – local, p...

  • New recruits for local levels: Ground for conflict

    The Public Service Commission (PSC) has conducted an examination with the purpose of finding recruits for the human resource division of the local gov...

  • Women in politics in SAARC

    Politics in South Asia has long been a male-dominated field. The symptoms of this are clear, as many countries in the region do not reserve seats for ...

  • EDITORIAL: Ensure absentee vote

    Millions of Nepalis working, studying or living abroad will be able to take part in the election process of the three tiers of government – local, p...

  • New recruits for local levels: Ground for conflict

    The Public Service Commission (PSC) has conducted an examination with the purpose of finding recruits for the human resource division of the local gov...

  • Women in politics in SAARC

    Politics in South Asia has long been a male-dominated field. The symptoms of this are clear, as many countries in the region do not reserve seats for ...

Business

Sub-panel urges govt to scrap land deal with Huaxin Cement

Dhading flood

Citing that Huaxin Cement Narayani Pvt Ltd did not conduct an initial environmental examination (IEE) of its cement plant and did not follow the terms and conditions of the agreement, a sub-committee of the Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has recommended the government to cancel a lan...

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