Nepal | December 13, 2019

UN Climate Change Conference: Minister Basnet stresses sustainable investment in LDCs like Nepal

Minister for Forest and Environment Shakti Basnet has urged the developed countries to ensure sustainable investment in the sector of climate change for the least developed countries like Nepal....

Kathmandu

Former minister Mahat’s new book launched

Mahat book launching

Former finance minister and Nepali Congress leader Ram Sharan Mahat launched his new book titled ‘Trails, Tremors and Hope: The Political Economy of Contemporary Nepal’ amidst a programme in Kathmandu today....

Nepal

Three, including ward chair, held for attempt to rape

Police arrested ward chair of Shambhunath Municipality-12, along with two others, after they were accused of attempting to rape a woman from the same municipality in Saptari  today....

World

Leaders scramble for final votes as UK's ugly election ends

Britain’s election has been like the country’s late-autumn weather: chilly and dull, with blustery outbursts....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Ending inequalities

    Nepal has improved its standing in the Human Development Index (HDI) 2019 by two spots compared to last year, but it is of little solace when juxtapos...

  • Fiscal Commission: Issues at stake

    The arrangement related to the distribution of fiscal resources is the mainstay of federal polity. In fact, no federal institution can function effect...

  • Beauty hurts

    When I was a child, I was given children’s books, especially Barbie storybooks. Some of them were colouring books where I could colour the dresses o...

  • EDITORIAL: Ending inequalities

    Nepal has improved its standing in the Human Development Index (HDI) 2019 by two spots compared to last year, but it is of little solace when juxtapos...

  • Fiscal Commission: Issues at stake

    The arrangement related to the distribution of fiscal resources is the mainstay of federal polity. In fact, no federal institution can function effect...

  • Beauty hurts

    When I was a child, I was given children’s books, especially Barbie storybooks. Some of them were colouring books where I could colour the dresses o...

Business

Govt, ADB ink $358m loan agreement for four projects

Ministry of Finance

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the government of Nepal today signed a $358 million loan agreement in total for four new projects. ...

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