Nepal | May 24, 2019

Two including National Mountain Guide Bista die taking death toll to 18 in spring season

The deaths take the toll on different mountains to 18 this season after two more climbers died on Mt Everest and Mt Makalu on Friday, according to the expedition officials....

  • 'Bandh' called by Biplav-led CPN partially affects Bhojpur

    Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav)-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) announced a bandh in Bhojpur today citing murder of one of their cadres....

  • Former CJ Nayan Bahadur Khatri no more

    Khatri, who had also served as the Chief Commissioner at the National Human Rights Commission, was 99....

  • Nirmal ‘Nims’ Purja sets world record climbing 6 mountains in 4 weeks

    A former UK Special Forces member has set the world record by successfully climbing six of the world’s highest mountains, known as the 8000ers, in j...

  • Ansari, gang members nabbed from TIA with fake Indian currency

    Counterfeit Indian currency worth 76.8 million has been confiscated from a group arriving at Tribhuvan International Airport from Qatar, Friday aftern...

Kathmandu

SC quashes registrar’s order on graft case

A writ petitioner on Wednesday challenged the Judicial Council’s decision to keep a corruption complaint filed against High Court Judge Lekhanath Dhakal pending....

Nepal

China’s mobile payment giants relent

Two Chinese mobile-payment giants, WeChat Pay and Alipay, which have been banned from offering digital payment services in Nepal, expressed interest to work in cooperation with authorities here to make sure transactions they facilitate do not violate Nepali laws, according to a senior Chinese embass...

World

UK’s May says she’ll quit as Conservative leader on June 7

Theresa May

She will stay as caretaker prime minister until the new leader is chosen, a process likely to take several weeks....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Call off GuffGaff

    United States Ambassador to Nepal Randy Berry’s planned weekly engagement with the Nepali people on social media has kicked up quite a stir, with ma...

  • Say no to dowry: Don’t make it a status symbol

    'Do you know how great her marriage was? She brought a 12-kg front-load washing machine and a 55-inch smart TV, along with other basic items like a be...

  • EDITORIAL: Uncover the truth

    The entire nation and especially the people of Milkajong Rural Municipality in Taplejung are now shell-shocked following the gruesome murder of nine p...

  • EDITORIAL: Call off GuffGaff

    United States Ambassador to Nepal Randy Berry’s planned weekly engagement with the Nepali people on social media has kicked up quite a stir, with ma...

  • Say no to dowry: Don’t make it a status symbol

    'Do you know how great her marriage was? She brought a 12-kg front-load washing machine and a 55-inch smart TV, along with other basic items like a be...

  • EDITORIAL: Uncover the truth

    The entire nation and especially the people of Milkajong Rural Municipality in Taplejung are now shell-shocked following the gruesome murder of nine p...

Business

China has more weapons in US tariff war _ but do they work?

Looking for ways to hit back at Washington as a tariff fight escalates, President Xi Jinping and his economy czar visited a Chinese factory that processes rare earths — exotic minerals used in electric cars, mobile phones and other technology....

Sports

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