Nepal | January 21, 2019

Federal government’s figure on revenue collection a hoax

The government, which has been boasting of a brisk revenue collection since the start of this fiscal year, has suffered a rude jolt, as the body which operates its treasury has been found to be inadvertently producing inflated figures because of double counting....

Kathmandu

Govt can’t fulfil Dr KC’s political demands: State Minister Yadav

Minister of State for Health and Population Surendra Kumar Yadav today said that the government had agreed to implement the agreement with Dr Govinda KC during his 15th hunger strike, but it could not fulfil his other demands, which were political in nature....

Nepal

General strike hits life in Nuwakot

A bandh called by locals threw life out of gear in Nuwakot. People affected by the Galchhi-Trishuli-Mailung-Safrubesi-Rasuwagadi road upgradation project in the district on Sunday called a bandh demanding compensation for the land acquired for the project....

World

Rohingya Muslim group fleeing India to Bangladesh stuck on "zero line"

Many have sought shelter in Bangladesh - where nearly 1 million live - but others have ended up in India, Southeast Asia and beyond....

Opinion

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    EDITORIAL: Justice delayed

    Transitional justice in Nepal is becoming far too long a process, with victims of both sides – those who suffered at the hands of the Maoists and th...

  • Making governance work: Federalism has the opportunity

    Nepal’s rulers have largely failed to understand the country’s ecology. Nepali rulers over the decades have constantly encountered regional, ethni...

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    EDITORIAL: Launch enquiry

    As many as 55 Nepalis have invested in foreign countries, mostly in tax haven countries, violating the domestic laws and Anti-Money Laundering Act, ac...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Justice delayed

    Transitional justice in Nepal is becoming far too long a process, with victims of both sides – those who suffered at the hands of the Maoists and th...

  • Making governance work: Federalism has the opportunity

    Nepal’s rulers have largely failed to understand the country’s ecology. Nepali rulers over the decades have constantly encountered regional, ethni...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Launch enquiry

    As many as 55 Nepalis have invested in foreign countries, mostly in tax haven countries, violating the domestic laws and Anti-Money Laundering Act, ac...

Business

Government gives green light to train purchase, ship office

Announcing cabinet decisions on Thursday, Minister of Communication and Information Technology Gokul Baskota said that the government has authorised the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transportation to procure railway carriages....

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