Nepal | July 21, 2019

New drafts propose amendments

The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority has prepared new drafts of the CIAA Act, 1991 (Amendment) Bill and Prevention of Corruption Act, 2002 (Amendment Bill) proposing to bring employees of international agencies, financial offices and corporate houses under its ambit....

Kathmandu

Govt told to ensure safe migration, protect rights of women migrants

The National Human Rights Commission has made a series of recommendations to the government for the improvement of human rights situation of migrants workers who are often subject to exploitation in various forms....

Nepal

Violence not acceptable, says minister

Gokul Prasad Baskota, Minister of Information and Communications

Information and Communications Minister Gokul Prasad Baskota has said violence in any form will not be accepted in the land of Lord Buddha. ...

World

Iran's seizure of UK tanker in Gulf seen as escalation

Iran British oil tanker

Iran seized a British-flagged oil tanker Friday and briefly detained the second vessel in the Strait of Hormuz, intensifying tensions in the strategic waterway that has become a flashpoint between Tehran and the West....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Rehab plan a must

    Ministers and leaders of the political parties are making a beeline to the flood-affected areas in helicopters, on a tour that is more ritualistic tha...

  • Big merger: Why now?

    The Nepali financial system, particularly the banking sector, has seen frequent policy changes in a short period of time....

  • EDITORIAL: Reforms in judiciary

    When Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana was confirmed Chief Justice (CJ) of the Supreme Court by the parliamentary Public Hearing Committee on January 1, he h...

  • EDITORIAL: Rehab plan a must

    Ministers and leaders of the political parties are making a beeline to the flood-affected areas in helicopters, on a tour that is more ritualistic tha...

  • Big merger: Why now?

    The Nepali financial system, particularly the banking sector, has seen frequent policy changes in a short period of time....

  • EDITORIAL: Reforms in judiciary

    When Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana was confirmed Chief Justice (CJ) of the Supreme Court by the parliamentary Public Hearing Committee on January 1, he h...

Business

Country records BoP deficit of Rs 90.83 bn

Nepal Rastra Bank

The outflow of money from the country surpassed the inflow by Rs 90.83 billion in the first 11 months of fiscal year 2018-19 owing to the ballooning trade deficit, which widened by 17.2 per cent in the given period....

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