Nepal | July 20, 2019

Nepali embassy in Bangkok brokers a ‘dubious deal’

The role of Nepali Embassy in Thailand has come into question for brokering a ‘pre-emptive deal’ between 10 Nepali students stranded in Bangkok, and Sunil Khadka and Sujan Basnet, who took them to Bangkok for a hotel management course charging around Rs 4 lakh from each....

Kathmandu

Govt told to ensure safe migration, protect rights of women migrants

The National Human Rights Commission has made a series of recommendations to the government for the improvement of human rights situation of migrants workers who are often subject to exploitation in various forms....

Nepal

CM distributes relief to flood victims

Province 2 Chief Minister Lal Babu Raut distributed relief materials to flood victims when he visited the flood-hit areas of Rautahat on Thursday....

World

Blast near Afghan university kills six, injures 27

A police team defused a second bomb placed near the explosion site, Kabul police spokesman Faramarz Firdaws said....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Rehab plan a must

    Ministers and leaders of the political parties are making a beeline to the flood-affected areas in helicopters, on a tour that is more ritualistic tha...

  • Big merger: Why now?

    The Nepali financial system, particularly the banking sector, has seen frequent policy changes in a short period of time....

  • EDITORIAL: Reforms in judiciary

    When Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana was confirmed Chief Justice (CJ) of the Supreme Court by the parliamentary Public Hearing Committee on January 1, he h...

  • EDITORIAL: Rehab plan a must

    Ministers and leaders of the political parties are making a beeline to the flood-affected areas in helicopters, on a tour that is more ritualistic tha...

  • Big merger: Why now?

    The Nepali financial system, particularly the banking sector, has seen frequent policy changes in a short period of time....

  • EDITORIAL: Reforms in judiciary

    When Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana was confirmed Chief Justice (CJ) of the Supreme Court by the parliamentary Public Hearing Committee on January 1, he h...

Business

DoRW plans new DPR of disputed section

Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport

Following the controversy related to the initial alignment plan, the Department of Railways (DoRW), under the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport, has said it will start a new detailed project report (DPR) of the Bardibas-Butwal section of East West Electrified Railway from October....

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