Nepal | May 27, 2019

Everest clean-up drive concludes collecting over 10 tonnes of garbage

Everest Clean Up Camp

The stakeholders today claimed that a month-long cleaning campaign on the world’s highest mountain has concluded successfully collecting over 10,000 kg of rubbish from the Mt Everest region....

  • Indian woman collapses on the way to Muktinath, dies in hospital

    An elderly Indian woman, who fell unconscious while travelling in a bus to Muktinath, has died during the course of treatment at Pokhara-based health ...

  • Federer enjoying 'outsider' tag on Roland Garros return

    Roger Federer counts himself as an "outsider" for the French Open title this year...

  • Lorry fire

    Unidentified group torches lorry

    An unidentified group has torched a lorry in Bajani of Jeetpur-Simara Sub Metropolitan City-3 on Monday midnight....

  • National Assembly sends two bills to Legislation Committee

    A session of the National Assembly (NA) today unanimously accepted the proposal to send the 'Federal, State and Local Level (interrelations management...

Kathmandu

MoHA issues guideline to curb drug abuse across the country

The Ministry of Home Affairs has issued ‘Guideline to Local Levels for Control and Prevention of Drug Abuse,’ to ensure that all municipalities and rural municipalities conduct remedial and promotional activities against growing abuse of psychoactive substances. ...

  • Bags full of human waste, tents and garbage left behind by climbers above Camp II on Mt Everest. Photo courtesy: David Liaño

    4,000 kg garbage from Mount Everest brought to Kathmandu

    Four-thousand kilograms of garbage collected from Mt Everest was brought to Kathmandu under ‘Clean mountain campaign.’Three-thousand kilograms of ...

  • Commission on the investigation of Enforced Disappeared Persons

    Conflict victims demand amendment to TJ Act

    A meeting of the Central Executive Committee of Conflict Victims’ Common Platform has adopted its special resolution on the current issues related t...

  • Kathmandu blast

    Multiple blasts claim four lives in valley

    A string of blasts struck Kathmandu valley today, killing at least four persons and leaving seven others injured, three of them critically. ...

  • Maoist leader and CPN Maoist General Secretary Netra Bikram Chand

    Nine NCP cadres arrested from Valley

    Following multiple explosions in Kathmandu this evening, police have arrested at least nine cadres of Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav)-led Communist Party ...

Nepal

Tatopani border point likely to reopen soon

The Nepal-China Tatopani border point, which was closed following the 2015 earthquakes, is likely to reopen from next week. ...

World

Nationalists surge in EU Parliament vote, but pro-EU parties remain dominant

Pro-European parties retained a firm grip on the EU parliament, provisional results from the bloc's elections showed on Monday, though eurosceptic opponents saw strong gains....

Opinion

  • Smoking prevalence

    Ahead of World No Tobacco Day on May 31, we examine patterns in smoking prevalence. Smoking prevalence is much higher among adult men than adult women...

  • THT 10 YEARS AGO: PM urges Maoists to join govt

    Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal today urged the Unified CPN-Maoist to join the government and help lead the peace process to a logical end....

  • Farming or business

    When it comes to animal husbandry, rather than calling it a business, farming would sound better. The reasons could be the linkage of the occupation w...

  • Smoking prevalence

    Ahead of World No Tobacco Day on May 31, we examine patterns in smoking prevalence. Smoking prevalence is much higher among adult men than adult women...

  • THT 10 YEARS AGO: PM urges Maoists to join govt

    Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal today urged the Unified CPN-Maoist to join the government and help lead the peace process to a logical end....

  • Farming or business

    When it comes to animal husbandry, rather than calling it a business, farming would sound better. The reasons could be the linkage of the occupation w...

Business

Fiat Chrysler makes merger offer to Renault

Fiat Chrysler has made a “transformative” all-share merger proposal to French rival Renault, the Italian-American carmaker said on Monday, in a deal to create a new third-ranked global manufacturer....

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