Nepal | November 20, 2019

10 national pride projects in pipeline

Even though the government has not been able to complete the previous projects listed as national pride projects within the stipulated timeframe, the National Planning Commission is planning to add 10 more projects to the list....

Kathmandu

345 bikers detained in a single day

Traffic police take vehicles under control in New Road

Metropolitan Traffic Police Division has started taking action against bikers riding mechanically modified motorcycles in Kathmandu valley....

Nepal

Govt to set up training academy in provinces

Former Minister of General Administration Lalbabu Pandit

Minister of Federal Affairs and General Administration Lalbabu Pandit said the government was working on a plan to establish Local Development Training Academy in every province....

World

Iran downplays, demonizes protests amid internet shutdown

Iran on Monday alternatively downplayed and demonized ongoing protests across the country that have killed at least five people and renewed pressure on the government as the country struggles under the weight of US economic sanctions....

Opinion

  • Editorial: Opt for discreet ways

    The government on Sunday swung into action by raiding three medical colleges for money laundering investigation, an act that could, however, send a wr...

  • Dishonesty in political parties

    Integrity deficit in parties: Weakening value-based politics

    Nepal’s political parties are personality-driven, leadership-oriented and functionally very inefficient and ineffective. In fact, the parties cannot...

  • My first passport

    I was going to Tokyo for the first time in October. I purchased the ticket from Kathmandu to Bangkok by Thai Airways and from Bangkok to Tokyo by Paki...

  • Editorial: Opt for discreet ways

    The government on Sunday swung into action by raiding three medical colleges for money laundering investigation, an act that could, however, send a wr...

  • Dishonesty in political parties

    Integrity deficit in parties: Weakening value-based politics

    Nepal’s political parties are personality-driven, leadership-oriented and functionally very inefficient and ineffective. In fact, the parties cannot...

  • My first passport

    I was going to Tokyo for the first time in October. I purchased the ticket from Kathmandu to Bangkok by Thai Airways and from Bangkok to Tokyo by Paki...

Business

Commercial banks record Rs 16.17bn profit in 1st quarter

The collective profit of commercial banks has increased by 6.25 per cent to Rs 16.17 billion in the first quarter of the current fiscal year. During the same period last fiscal year, 28 commercial banks collectively had recorded profit worth Rs 15.4 billion....

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