Nepal | October 15, 2019

China may ‘misuse MLAT against Tibetan refugees’

Rights activists and lawyers have cautioned that the newly signed mutual legal assistance treaty that enables signatories to serve subpoenas and collect evidence could be used by China to punish Tibetan refugees in Nepal....

Kathmandu

Xi meets NCP secretariat members

Chinese President Xi Jinping at a meeting with top leaders of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) today said good governance and fairness within communist parties were key elements for success....

  • 26 gamblers arrested in Kathmandu

    Police raided gambling dens covertly operated in different places of Kathmandu and arrested 26 persons yesterday....

  • TU to get vice-chancellor soon

    Tribhuvan University, the largest university of the country, expects to get its vice-chancellor soon. The post has been vacant for more than a month....

  • Police Chief Khanal leaves for Chile

    Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sarbendra Khanal left for Chile to take part in the 88th INTERPOL General Assembly on Sunday night....

  • Nepali Congress, annual tea reception

    NC organises annual tea reception

    Kathmandu, October 13 The main opposition party Nepali Congress hosted annual tea reception at its central office in Sanepa, Lalitpur, today. NC has b...

Nepal

Police arrest NC leader Alam

Rautahat demonstration

Nepali Congress leader and member of the House of Representatives elected from Rautahat Constituency No 2 Mohammad Afatab Alam was arrested on a murder charge....

World

Saudi visit shows Putin's deepening Middle East influence

In meetings with Saudi leaders, the Russian president will discuss the OPEC+ pact, which has seen production cut by 1.2 million barrels per day since January....

Opinion

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    Editorial: Pick the right man

    Tribhuvan University (TU), Nepal’s largest centre for tertiary education, is likely to get its new vice-chancellor soon, may be even within this wee...

  • My white goat

    Many years ago, my family bought a goat, pure snow-white, in distant Okhaldhunga. We walked and carried it alternatively to Kathmandu in 18 days flat....

  • sustainable agricultural system

    Sustainable agriculture: Thinking beyond subsidies

    Agriculture remains the mainstay of the Nepalis, hence making it sustainable is important. The conventional agricultural system, which was of a subsis...

  • THT logo

    Editorial: Pick the right man

    Tribhuvan University (TU), Nepal’s largest centre for tertiary education, is likely to get its new vice-chancellor soon, may be even within this wee...

  • My white goat

    Many years ago, my family bought a goat, pure snow-white, in distant Okhaldhunga. We walked and carried it alternatively to Kathmandu in 18 days flat....

  • sustainable agricultural system

    Sustainable agriculture: Thinking beyond subsidies

    Agriculture remains the mainstay of the Nepalis, hence making it sustainable is important. The conventional agricultural system, which was of a subsis...

Business

WB projects economy to grow at 7.1pc in current fiscal year

The World Bank has projected Nepal’s economy to grow at 7.1 per cent in the ongoing fiscal year, primarily driven by private investment and consumption, as per the Economic Update of the World Bank....

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