Nepal | May 26, 2019

Pvt sector seeks programmes that encourage skilled workers

With the aim of fulfilling the general requirements of workers in the domestic labour market, private sector players have urged the government to establish well-equipped national-level skill development training centres. ...

  • Former Thai PM and influential royal adviser Prem Tinsulanonda dies at 98

    Former Thai prime minister and influential royal adviser General Prem Tinsulanonda died on Sunday morning at age 98 in a Bangkok hospital, a palace of...

  • TIA to be upgraded to boutique airport by Oct

    The Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation has assured that the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) will be transformed into a boutique air...

  • Kaski DAO issues citizenship through mother’s nationality

    After a long ordeal, Roshan Gurung of Pokhara has finally obtained citizenship certificate on the basis of his mother’s nationality....

  • Prime Minister Cup One Day Cricket Tournament

    Maharjan bats APF to easy victory

    Nepal APF Club defeated Province-3 by 41 runs in the Expert Prime Minister Cup One Day Cricket Tournament here at the TU Stadium today....

Kathmandu

Low cost treatment for sickle cell disease at govt hospital

Civil Service Hospital

Sickle cell patients can now get quality treatment at a low cost as a government hospital has unveiled the procedure of red blood cell exchange transfusion for sickle cell disease with machine....

  • Cancer taking toll on the poor

    Not only does cancer take enormous toll on the health of patients, it renders family members homeless. According to a study, nearly 16 per cent of fam...

  • Durbar High School building nearing completion

    Major work on reconstruction of the historic Durbar High School, which was damaged in the earthquakes of 2015, is over. This was disclosed at a progra...

  • ‘Panel will ensure NHRC’s autonomy’

    Chairperson of Law, Justice and Human Rights Committee of the House of Representatives Krishna Bhakta Pokharel said his committee would address all th...

  • ‘Tax hike on tobacco products will bring down patients of cancer, heart diseases’

    Risk of heart attack is four times higher in a smoker than in a non-smoker; the cause of 80 per cent deaths by asthma is smoking; and smoking is behin...

Nepal

Inspire youths through ancient wisdom: Ex-CJ Karki

Sushila Karki

Former chief justice Sushila Karki said following a religion was not about just visiting a temple and praying and ringing bells....

World

Trump downplays North Korean missile treat

In an apparent contradiction of his national security adviser, President Donald Trump on Sunday downplayed recent North Korean missile tests, tweeting from Tokyo that they're not a concern for him — even though they are for Japan....

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

Japan trade a problem for Trump, but not as bad as China

When President Donald Trump visits Japan, he'll be able to point to Tokyo's streets to drive home a sore point in trade relations between the allies: the absence of made-in-USA vehicles....

Sports

Entertainment

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