Nepal | July 19, 2019

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....

Kathmandu

SRC continues protest against FPSC

Save Reservation Campaign, an alliance of organisations including Tarai Madhes National Council and Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities, championing the cause of affirmative action, protested in front of the Federal Public Service Commission office against its decision to go ahead with its ...

Nepal

CM distributes relief to flood victims

Province 2 Chief Minister Lal Babu Raut distributed relief materials to flood victims when he visited the flood-hit areas of Rautahat on Thursday....

World

Blast near Afghan university kills six, injures 27

A police team defused a second bomb placed near the explosion site, Kabul police spokesman Faramarz Firdaws said....

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

Microsoft shares hit record highs, powered by growing cloud sales

Microsoft Corp (MSFT O) on Thursday beat analysts’ estimates for fourth-quarter revenue and profit, driven by continued sales increases from its cloud business and sending its shares to all-time highs....

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