Nepal | February 21, 2020

Communication Minister in soup over controversial audio-tape leak, resigns

Gokul Prasad Baskota, Minister of Information and Communications

Minister for Communication and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Baskota has tendered his resignation....

Kathmandu

Minister Baskota lands in controversy after 'bargaining for commission' audio-clip leaks

Minister for Communication and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Baskota is under scrutiny following the leak of an audio clip wherein he is heard to be bargaining for commission in the process of establishing the security printing press....

Nepal

‘Govt aims to improve standard of life’

Bagmati Province Chief Minister DorMani Poudel on Wednesday said the province government was aiming to modify the standard of life through economic and social transformation....

World

China's Hubei reports 349 new coronavirus cases, lowest since Jan 25

China Coronavirus outbreak

China's central Hubei province had 349 new confirmed cases of coronavirus on Wednesday, the province's health commission said on Thursday, down from 1,693 a day earlier and the lowest since Jan. 25....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Migrants’ woes

    It is indeed sad that 21 Nepali migrant workers are lying in a coma and undergoing treatment in hospitals in different countries abroad....

  • China Coronavirus outbreak

    Chaos from corona: Let’s get our ducks in a row

    Human infections with the common coronavirus are mostly mild and asymptomatic. To date, seven coronaviruses have been shown to infect humans, where fo...

  • EDITORIAL: A travesty of justice

    After languishing in police custody and Dillibazar prison for 133 days, former speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara walked free on Monday following acquitta...

  • EDITORIAL: Migrants’ woes

    It is indeed sad that 21 Nepali migrant workers are lying in a coma and undergoing treatment in hospitals in different countries abroad....

  • China Coronavirus outbreak

    Chaos from corona: Let’s get our ducks in a row

    Human infections with the common coronavirus are mostly mild and asymptomatic. To date, seven coronaviruses have been shown to infect humans, where fo...

  • EDITORIAL: A travesty of justice

    After languishing in police custody and Dillibazar prison for 133 days, former speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara walked free on Monday following acquitta...

Business

Importers fined Rs 3.3 million

The Department of Commerce, Supplies and Consumer Protection (DoCSCP) has collected a total of Rs 3.3 million in penalty from the distributors of fake Garima paddy seeds....

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