Nepal | April 21, 2019

Update: Easter Day bombs kill 138 in attacks on Sri Lankan churches, hotels

Easter Day bomb blasts at three Sri Lankan churches and three luxury hotels killed 138 people and wounded more than 400, hospital and police officials said, following a lull in major attacks since the end of the civil war 10 years ago....

Kathmandu

809 cabbies booked in a month

Despite the recent police crackdown, cabbies continue to fleece passengers in Kathmandu valley....

Nepal

Ministry lacks clarity on umbrella law

Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs

Although the KP Sharma Oli-led government has enacted more than a dozen laws to facilitate implementation of the new constitution, it failed to bring new legislation to implement Article 156 of the constitution that provisions formation of Provincial Judicial Service Commission....

World

UPDATE: Easter Day bomb blasts kill more than 20 in Sri Lankan churches, hotels

Easter Day bomb blasts at three Sri Lankan churches and three hotels killed more than 20 people and wounded nearly 300, a hospital official and police sources said....

Opinion

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    EDITORIAL: Justice delayed

    The United Nations special rapporteurs, in a joint letter addressed to Nepal’s Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, have raised serious concerns ...

  • End impunity: Don’t make mockery of HR

    Nepal, compared to other Asian countries, has been a significant signatory of several international conventions regarding human rights and humanitaria...

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    EDITORIAL: Regulate pay apps

    Tourism is Nepal’s third largest source of foreign exchange after remittances by the Nepalis toiling mostly in the Gulf countries and merchandise ex...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Justice delayed

    The United Nations special rapporteurs, in a joint letter addressed to Nepal’s Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, have raised serious concerns ...

  • End impunity: Don’t make mockery of HR

    Nepal, compared to other Asian countries, has been a significant signatory of several international conventions regarding human rights and humanitaria...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Regulate pay apps

    Tourism is Nepal’s third largest source of foreign exchange after remittances by the Nepalis toiling mostly in the Gulf countries and merchandise ex...

Business

Gold price falls, silver shines

The price of gold declined by Rs 500 per tola while that of silver increased by five rupees a tola over the trading week between April 15 and 19....

Sports

Entertainment

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