Nepal | July 20, 2019

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....

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

NC President Deuba inspects flood-ravaged areas in Saptari

Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba on Friday inspected flood-ravaged areas in Saptari district.esident-sher-bahadur-deuba-inspects-flood-ravaged-areas-in-saptari...

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

DoRW plans new DPR of disputed section

Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport

Following the controversy related to the initial alignment plan, the Department of Railways (DoRW), under the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport, has said it will start a new detailed project report (DPR) of the Bardibas-Butwal section of East West Electrified Railway from October....

Sports

Entertainment

Mixed Bag