Nepal | February 27, 2020

Allegations of corruption yet to be proven: PM Oli defends Baskota

"He has said that it is not his voice, the baseless allegations leveled at him by an amateur person do not prove anything,"...


19 persons booked for graft

The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority has filed separate charge-sheets against 19 persons at the Special Court for their alleged involvement in corruption. ...


Sikta Irrigation Project delay leaves farmers at receiving end

As the construction of Sikta Irrigation Project drags on with no sign of completion anytime soon, the inordinate delay has left thousands of farmers at the receiving end in Banke....


Death toll rises to 32 in religious violence in India's capital

"The death count is now at 32," Delhi police spokesman Anil Mittal said, adding the "entire area is peaceful now."...



Bourse rides on FinMin exit rumour

The country’s sole secondary market saw an unprecedented buying pressure today on the rumours doing the rounds that Finance Minister Yubaraj Khatiwada will soon be replaced, as his National Assembly membership expires on March 3. Khatiwada is widely considered as not being market-friendly....



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