Nepal | November 22, 2019

Dahal for appointing new faces to TRC

Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Co-chair of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal today said there would  be new office bearers in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, but former office bearers of the Commission of Investigation on Enforced Disappeared Persons could be reappointed....

Kathmandu

267 persons booked for corruption

The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority has filed as many as 118 charge-sheets against 267 persons including 223 public post holders, at the Special Court during the first quarter of the current fiscal 2019-20....

Nepal

Relay hunger strike at Saptari school

Rajbiraj relay hunger strike

A group led by former chairpersons of the School Management Committee of Janata Secondary School at Khurahuriya of Bishnupur Rural Municipality-1, Saptari district, has been staging a relay hunger strike at the school for the past two days with its a six-point demand....

World

Former Trump adviser undercuts GOP impeachment defences

A former White House official said Thursday that President Donald Trump’s top European envoy was sent on a “domestic political errand" seeking investigations of Democrats, stunning testimony that dismantled a main line of the president’s defence in the impeachment inquiry....

Opinion

  • Plight of female journalists: Still fighting the odds

    “Whenever I made my pitch in the newsroom, the look on the faces of my male colleagues reeking with skepticism and disapproval suffocated me,” sai...

  • Editorial: Swing into action

    Eighteen months after the unification between the then CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist-Centre to form the Nepal Communist Party, co-chairs – Prime Minister K...

  • Pollution levels cause for worry

    Some of the reasons that lead to cancellation and delays of flights from the Tribhuvan International Airport are excess air-traffic, frequent V-VIP mo...

  • Plight of female journalists: Still fighting the odds

    “Whenever I made my pitch in the newsroom, the look on the faces of my male colleagues reeking with skepticism and disapproval suffocated me,” sai...

  • Editorial: Swing into action

    Eighteen months after the unification between the then CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist-Centre to form the Nepal Communist Party, co-chairs – Prime Minister K...

  • Pollution levels cause for worry

    Some of the reasons that lead to cancellation and delays of flights from the Tribhuvan International Airport are excess air-traffic, frequent V-VIP mo...

Business

GMR, B’desh finalise PPA rate of UKHEP

Hydropower

The Bangladeshi government and GMR, developer of the 900-megawatt Upper Karnali Hydro Electric Project (UKHEP), have finalised the power purchase agreement (PPA) rate to purchase 500 megawatts of energy from Nepal....

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