Nepal | July 19, 2019

Five injured in Dhangadhi bomb blast

At least five persons were injured in a bomb explosion at a local hotel near Shahid Gate in Dhangadhi Sub-Metropolitan City-4 this evening, police said....

Kathmandu

Victims of pollution to be compensated

The government has introduced a new rule to provide justifiable compensation to the people or community for the adverse impacts on their health and lifestyle due to environmental pollution caused by development projects....

Nepal

Deuba inspects disaster-hit areas in Rautahat

Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba on Wednesday inspected flood-hit areas in Rautahat....

World

India queries Chinese app TikTok after call for ban by Hindu group

A spokesman for TikTok and Helo issued a statement saying that India was one of their strongest markets, in which the company plans to invest $1 billion over the next three years....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Reforms in judiciary

    When Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana was confirmed Chief Justice (CJ) of the Supreme Court by the parliamentary Public Hearing Committee on January 1, he h...

  • Change monetary policy: Ensure NRB’s accountability

    The monetary policy framework of Nepal needs to be changed. It is old-fashioned given the changing nature of the economy and the format that other cou...

  • EDITORIAL: Inept Speaker

    It is a matter of utmost regret that the meeting of the House of Representatives has been adjourned till July 23 at a time when it should have been ho...

  • EDITORIAL: Reforms in judiciary

    When Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana was confirmed Chief Justice (CJ) of the Supreme Court by the parliamentary Public Hearing Committee on January 1, he h...

  • Change monetary policy: Ensure NRB’s accountability

    The monetary policy framework of Nepal needs to be changed. It is old-fashioned given the changing nature of the economy and the format that other cou...

  • EDITORIAL: Inept Speaker

    It is a matter of utmost regret that the meeting of the House of Representatives has been adjourned till July 23 at a time when it should have been ho...

Business

Paddy plantation completed across 40pc of arable land so far

Nepal agriculture, paddy plantation

Due to unfavourable monsoon, paddy plantation this year has been completed across only 40.46 per cent of arable land so far, though plantation of the crop had been completed across 63.88 per cent of the arable land till July 17 last year. ...

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