Nepal | September 22, 2019

New bill empowers CDOs to impose restrictions

The Peace and Security Bill registered by the government in the House of Representatives stipulates a provision of imposing restriction on fairs, festivals and mass meetings....

Kathmandu

Street vendors in KMC continue encroaching footpaths

Despite Kathmandu Metropolitan City’s frequent crackdowns on street vendors, they continue to sell goods occupying the footpaths in the core city areas....

Nepal

Medical students sign agreement, end protest

Chitwan Medical College students have ended their protest with the signing of an agreement today in the District Administration Office....

World

Trump heads to UN with long list of deals he's yet to close

President Donald Trump, a self-described deal-maker, is saddled with a long list of unresolved foreign policy deals he has yet to close heading into his UN visit this coming week....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Privatise NAC

    A taskforce led by former secretary Sushil Ghimire submitted its report to Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai on Wednes...

  • Extensive reading: Way to learn about the world

    Following an ‘Extensive reading’ symposium held at Kathmandu University, a friend and a fellow participant quipped, ‘Why put so much premium on ...

  • EDITORIAL: Look smart, DoTM

    There are almost 700,000 service-seekers who have applied for a smart driving license, but there seems to be little urgency on the part of the governm...

  • EDITORIAL: Privatise NAC

    A taskforce led by former secretary Sushil Ghimire submitted its report to Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai on Wednes...

  • Extensive reading: Way to learn about the world

    Following an ‘Extensive reading’ symposium held at Kathmandu University, a friend and a fellow participant quipped, ‘Why put so much premium on ...

  • EDITORIAL: Look smart, DoTM

    There are almost 700,000 service-seekers who have applied for a smart driving license, but there seems to be little urgency on the part of the governm...

Business

Fate of Melamchi water project again in limbo

Construction of the remaining works of the Melamchi Water Supply Project is uncertain as the government has not yet finalised the contractor for the remaining job....

Sports

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