Nepal | June 19, 2019

Massive protest held in the capital demanding scrapping of Guthi Bill

Thousands of people have gathered at Maitighar Mandala right now demanding the government to scrap the controversial Guthi Bill....

  • Jakhor Lake area being renovated, to be developed into tourist destination

    The masterplan proposes the construction of an inn near the temple, a children's park, parking space and a museum on the premises of Jakhor Lake....

  • Bajura malnourishment

    Over 70pc children suffering from malnutrition in Bajura village

    More than 70 per cent of the children are suffering from malnutrition in Amkot village of Budhiganga Municipality-1, Bajura district....

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    Work on Koshi corridor picks pace

    Construction of Koshi corridor that connects various districts of the Tarai, hills and mountains has picked pace....

  • Hospital staffer found hanging

    A cleaning staffer of Samata Hospital in Bouddha was found hanging in the hospital building on Tuesday....

Kathmandu

Nepal’s first satellite starts revolving around Earth

Nepal’s first satellite, NepaliSat-1 started revolving around the Earth’s orbit  after it was successfully deployed from the International Space Station into space at 4:00pm on Monday....

  • Government withdraws the Guthi Bill

    Under pressure from various quarters, the government on Tuesday withdrew the controversial Guthi Bill....

  • PM Oli vents ire on opposition for house-obstruction; slams media, intelligensia

    PM Oli criticised former Prime Minister and NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba for obstructing the parliament and termed this act undemocratic. ...

  • NC lawmakers obstruct HoR; demand withdrawal of Guthi Bill

    The main opposition Nepali Congress lawmakers today obstructed the Lower House of the Federal Parliament as Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli stepped up to...

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    Woman found dead in Bouddha-based hospital

    A woman was reportedly found hanging inside the premises of Samata Hospital in Bouddha, Tuesday morning. The incident has gathered many locals in the ...

Nepal

Everest summits smash records amid deadly bottlenecks

A record 885 people climbed Everest in May this year, figures showed, capping a deadly traffic-clogged season that also saw 11 climbers die on the world’s highest mountain....

World

Nearly 71 million now displaced by war, violence at home: UN

A record 71 million people have been displaced worldwide from war, persecution and other violence, the UN refugee agency said Wednesday, an increase of more than 2 million from last year and an overall total that would amount to the world's 20th most populous country....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Risky travel

    Given the frequency with which fatal accidents involving public vehicles are taking place in the country, long distance travel is likely to cause some...

  • Agricultural extension: Keeping up with the times

    Agricultural extension is the application of scientific research and new knowledge to agricultural practices through farmer education....

  • EDITORIAL: Full of promises

    The provincial governments have followed the bad lessons from the federal government, which they should have avoided....

  • EDITORIAL: Risky travel

    Given the frequency with which fatal accidents involving public vehicles are taking place in the country, long distance travel is likely to cause some...

  • Agricultural extension: Keeping up with the times

    Agricultural extension is the application of scientific research and new knowledge to agricultural practices through farmer education....

  • EDITORIAL: Full of promises

    The provincial governments have followed the bad lessons from the federal government, which they should have avoided....

Business

US, China rekindle trade talks ahead of Trump-Xi G20 meeting

China and the United States are rekindling trade talks ahead of a meeting next week between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping, cheering financial markets on hopes that an escalating trade war between the two countries would abate....

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