Nepal | October 20, 2019

UNFPA chief arriving on first visit to Nepal tomorrow

Dr Natalia Kanem, the Executive Director of UNFPA, the UN sexual and reproductive health agency, is making her first official visit to Nepal on Sunday....

Kathmandu

Work to win people’s hearts, says NC President Deuba

Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba on Friday, said NC should work responsibly to win hearts of people so that the party could win elections in the future....

Nepal

Police file case against 21 CPN cadres

Police on Friday filed offence- against-the-state case against 21 cadres of Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand at District Court, Dang....

World

Street clashes spur Catalan leader to call for Madrid talks

Catalonia's pro-independence regional chief Quim Torra called for talks with Spain's central government on Saturday to try to defuse unrest triggered by the jailing of separatist leaders....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Crime and punishment

    The recent crackdown on crimes involving high-profile politicians and influential persons in society shows that the Nepal Police is fully committed to...

  • Deteriorating air quality: Let’s join the climate strike

    It wasn’t very long ago when we could pore at the majestic hills of the Kathmandu Valley in awe, all sloshed in paint of greenery....

  • Transfusion medicine

    While joining the master’s course in India, many people asked me, “What is your speciality?” When I said transfusion medicine, I could see the v...

  • EDITORIAL: Crime and punishment

    The recent crackdown on crimes involving high-profile politicians and influential persons in society shows that the Nepal Police is fully committed to...

  • Deteriorating air quality: Let’s join the climate strike

    It wasn’t very long ago when we could pore at the majestic hills of the Kathmandu Valley in awe, all sloshed in paint of greenery....

  • Transfusion medicine

    While joining the master’s course in India, many people asked me, “What is your speciality?” When I said transfusion medicine, I could see the v...

Business

MoF seeks details of stalled, incomplete, defunct projects

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has sought details of stalled, incomplete or defunct projects from different government ministries at the federal and provincial level....

  • Social Security Fund, SSF, social security scheme

    Majority of companies fail to register at SSF

    The government has failed to bring registered firms under its flagship programme, Social Security Scheme, within the stipulated timeframe, with only 0...

  • Muglin-Kotre road section in Prithivi highway

    Govt to expand Thankot-Mugling road

    With an aim to ease the traffic congestion in one of the country’s busiest road sections, the government is gearing up to expand the 96-kilometre-lo...

  • Former FinMin Rana passes away

    Former finance minister Madhukar SJB Rana, who was also an economist, passed away on Wednesday at the age of 78. Rana breathed his last while undergoi...

  • NRNA election

    NRNs: Partners in development or politics?

    NRNs, over the years, have been acknowledged as an important development partner of the country. However, NRNA, which is the umbrella organisation of ...

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