Nepal | June 19, 2019

Government withdraws much controversial Guthi Bill

The government has decided to withdraw the controversial Guthi Bill....

  • PM Oli vents ire on opposition for house-obstruction; slams media, intelligensia

    PM Oli criticised former Prime Minister and NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba for obstructing the parliament and termed this act undemocratic. ...

  • England's Morgan blasts record 17 sixes against Afghanistan

    The left-hander's century was the fourth-fastest in World Cup history, scored in 57 balls, and he reached that milestone with a six as well....

  • Prime Minister Employment Programme starts in Bhojpur

    Services have begun under the Prime Minister Employment Programme launched by the Nepal Government, in Salpasilichho Rural Municipality of Bhojpur dis...

  • 345 locals benefit from health camp

    As many as 345 locals have benefitted from a free health camp organised in Nepaledanda of Shadananda Municipality in Bhojpur district....

Kathmandu

NC lawmakers ask govt to withdraw Guthi Bill

The Federal Parliament Building, Kathmandu

The main opposition Nepali Congress lawmakers in both houses of the federal Parliament on Monday asked the government to withdraw the Guthi (Trust) Bill from the Parliament. The bill was registered in the Upper House....

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    Woman found dead in Bouddha-based hospital

    A woman was reportedly found hanging inside the premises of Samata Hospital in Bouddha, Tuesday morning. The incident has gathered many locals in the ...

  • 121 persons file writ petition in apex Court

    A total of 121 individuals, on behalf of local level government employees, on Monday filed a writ in the Supreme Court seeking an interim order to hal...

  • Deuba directs his party lawmakers to play active role in Parliament

    President and parliamentary party leader of the main opposition Nepali Congress Sher Bahadur Deuba has directed his party lawmakers to play active rol...

  • SC won’t allow destruction of guthi

    Amid the controversy over the Guthi Bill, a recently-release full text of the Supreme Court’s decision states that destruction of guthi will lead to...

Nepal

Government hell-bent on creating conflict: Thapa

Rastriya Prajatantra Party Chair Kamal Thapa on Monday accused the incumbent government of trying to invite conflict in the country....

World

Earthquake in southern China kills 11 people, injures 122

A strong earthquake that hit Sichuan province in southern China late Monday night killed 11 people and injured 122, the local government said....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Full of promises

    The provincial governments have followed the bad lessons from the federal government, which they should have avoided....

  • Challenge to democracies: Elected autocracy on the rise

    The triumph of liberal democracy was celebrated worldwide during the Nineties, which was highlighted by the renowned political scientist, late Samuel ...

  • EDITORIAL: Abide by law

    It has come to light that quite a few up-market schools, both in the Kathmandu Valley and outside, are teaching the Chinese language as a compulsory s...

  • EDITORIAL: Full of promises

    The provincial governments have followed the bad lessons from the federal government, which they should have avoided....

  • Challenge to democracies: Elected autocracy on the rise

    The triumph of liberal democracy was celebrated worldwide during the Nineties, which was highlighted by the renowned political scientist, late Samuel ...

  • EDITORIAL: Abide by law

    It has come to light that quite a few up-market schools, both in the Kathmandu Valley and outside, are teaching the Chinese language as a compulsory s...

Business

Huawei CEO expects sales to drop to $100 billion in 2019, 2020

China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd expects sales to drop to around $100 billion this year and the next, CEO Ren Zhengfei said on Monday, as its business comes under pressure due to US sanctions....

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