Nepal | June 25, 2019

Chand-led CPN Lamjung secy detained for planting bomb in Pokhara

Pokhara bomb disposal

Police in Kaski district on Monday night arrested Lamjung District secretary of Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav)-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) on the charge of planting an explosive device in Pokhara Metropolis-14....

  • Iran slams new US sanctions, says they mean end of diplomacy

    Iran on Tuesday slammed the Trump administration over new US sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic's supreme leader and other top officials, with t...

  • National Beach Volleyball Tournament

    TAC, APF win Beach Volleyball titles

    Tribhuvan Army Club ‘A’ and Nepal APF Club ‘A’ won the titles of the National Beach Volleyball Tournament here today. ...

  • Food safety management awareness needed in western Nepal: Report

    A survey report compiled by Nepal Agribusiness Innovation Centre (NABIC) has revealed the need for awareness education and training on food safety man...

  • Director of International Labour Organization, Richard S Howard

    ILO will negotiate on behalf of migrants for equal pay, facilities

    The government, in recent times, has introduced various programmes like the Prime Minister Employment Programme and Social Security Scheme and also re...

Kathmandu

Locals remind MPs to withdraw Guthi Bill

Locals of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur districts staged a demonstration on Monday evening reminding the lawmakers to withdraw the Guthi Bill registered in the National Assembly....

  • SC refuses to continue stay order in NST case

    The Supreme Court refused to continue the stay order passed by it earlier in a writ petition filed by the Ajeya Raj Sumargi-owned Nepal Satellite Tele...

  • Noise pollution alarming in Kathmandu

    Kathmanduties might not take noise pollution as an issue of concern amidst more alarming pollutions such as air and water, but noise pollution is grow...

  • Single women still face social discrimination

    Mala Devi Jaiswal, 42, a resident of Rautahat, could not take part in her daughter’s marriage ceremony rituals. She was told her participation would...

  • The Federal Parliament Building, Kathmandu

    Panel directs govt to probe Poudel’s killing

    The parliamentary State Affairs and Good Governance Committee on Monday directed the government to investigate the killing of Kumar Poudel, a senior m...

Nepal

NCP misusing NA chopper in Karnali

Nepal Communist Party (NCP) leaders were found using a Nepali Army helicopter, that was on standby for emergency relief and rescue operation, for the party’s work in Karnali Province....

World

Trump puts sanctions on Iranian supreme leader, other top officials

US President Donald Trump targeted Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and other top Iranian officials with sanctions on Monday, taking a dramatic, unprecedented step to increase pressure on Iran after Tehran’s downing of an unmanned American drone....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Modernise farms

    Nepal is an agricultural country, with the farms providing livelihood to more than 65 per cent of the population and accounting for a third of its GDP...

  • Political violence: Missing the gender lens

    In Nepal, the failure of the state and political parties to provide the peace dividend to the people who suffered during the armed conflict, especiall...

  • EDITORIAL: Unsafe building

    There is an adage that goes, it is not an earthquake that kills people, it is the man-made structure that kills them after being shaken up by the quak...

  • EDITORIAL: Modernise farms

    Nepal is an agricultural country, with the farms providing livelihood to more than 65 per cent of the population and accounting for a third of its GDP...

  • Political violence: Missing the gender lens

    In Nepal, the failure of the state and political parties to provide the peace dividend to the people who suffered during the armed conflict, especiall...

  • EDITORIAL: Unsafe building

    There is an adage that goes, it is not an earthquake that kills people, it is the man-made structure that kills them after being shaken up by the quak...

Business

Japan to hire only nurses from Nepal this year

Ministry of Labour and Employment

Though there has been talk about Nepali foreign job aspirants being able to go to Japan to seek employment in various sectors, the Japanese government has said that only nurses will be hired this year. ...

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