Nepal | February 22, 2019

President certifies three bills

President, Bidya Devi Bhandari, authenticating bills, both houses, Federal Parliament

President Bidya Devi Bhandari has today authenticated three bills endorsed by both the houses of the Federal Parliament....

Kathmandu

Ex-Gurkhas seek implementation of tripartite report

British Gurkhas

Former British Gurkhas have demanded that the British government implement the ‘Report of The Technical Committee on Gurkha Veterans’ that calls for providing serving and former Gurkhas pay, pension, and other facilities equal to those paid to British soldiers....

Nepal

Girls’ Insurance Programme inaugurated

President Bidya Devi Bhandari has said prosperity of the country will remain a far cry until women are empowered and their rights envisioned by the constitution are ensured....

World

Battle of the bands: Venezuela power struggle turns to music

Venezuela’s power struggle is set to become a battle of the bands Friday when musicians demanding President Nicolas Maduro allow in humanitarian aid and those supporting his refusal sing in rival concerts being held at both sides of a border bridge where tons of donated food and medicine are stored....

Opinion

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    EDITORIAL: Focus on lawmaking

    In a parliamentary democracy, parliamentarians have twin tasks: form a government and make laws. ...

  • Human first: Break stereotype of woman

    Women around the world suffer from violence. Those who believe in feminism see it as a consequence of the patriarchal social structure in which men su...

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    EDITORIAL: Forced exit

    Senior-most Justice of the Supreme Court Deepak Raj Joshee has resigned from his post, but not without taking offence at the way he was treated in his...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Focus on lawmaking

    In a parliamentary democracy, parliamentarians have twin tasks: form a government and make laws. ...

  • Human first: Break stereotype of woman

    Women around the world suffer from violence. Those who believe in feminism see it as a consequence of the patriarchal social structure in which men su...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Forced exit

    Senior-most Justice of the Supreme Court Deepak Raj Joshee has resigned from his post, but not without taking offence at the way he was treated in his...

Business

Bottlers warn to halt LPG supply from March 1

Bottlers of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), commonly known as cooking gas, have announced a series of programmes to protest the “government’s inability” to resolve problems facing the LPG industry, including failure to substitute Indian LPG bullets with Nepali ones to transport cooking gas from...

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