Nepal | August 25, 2019

Transport management bill envisages sweeping reforms

Nepal Parliament

The Kathmandu Valley Public Transport Management Authority Bill registered in the National Assembly stipulates a provision of easy, accessible, passenger-friendly, cost-effective and safe public transport by maintaining balance between demand and supply of public transport service....


‘Need to work with private sector for quality education’

Minister for Education Giriraj Mani Pokhrel

Minister for Education, Science and Technology Giriraj Mani Pokhrel has said that the government should work together with the private sector to boost the education quality of community schools....


Forced eviction from public land unlawful: Activists

Nepal's Constitution

Lawyers and rights activists have termed the recent demolition of huts and houses in Butwal and Nagarkot unlawful because the local governments forcefully evicted people without giving them alternative housing and means of livelihood....


Squabbles erupt as G7 leaders open summit in French resort

Squabbles erupted among G7 nations on Saturday as their leaders gathered for an annual summit, exposing sharp differences on global trade tensions, Britain’s exit from the EU and how to respond to the fires raging in the Amazon rainforest....



Agri Minister Khanal inspects slaughterhouse

Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Development, Chakrapani Khanal, has inspected the slaughterhouse today that resumed its operation with the grant assistance from the provincial government in Hetauda Sub-Metropolitan City of Makawanpur district....



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