Nepal | August 18, 2019

Civil servants’ performance evaluation guideline drafted

The Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration has developed a guideline for performance evaluation of civil servants recently adjusted in provincial and local levels....

Kathmandu

Gai Jatra marked with fanfare

Gai Jatra, one of the traditional festivals most popular in Kathmandu valley, was celebrated with much fanfare, paying tributes to persons who died in the last one year....

  • Free health services still a far cry

    Though the constitution and existing laws state that every citizen shall have equal access to health services, many people in the country are still de...

  • Constitutional commissions yet to get full shape

    It’s been almost four years since promulgation of the constitution, but seven thematic commissions envisioned in the statute to address concerns of ...

  • Gai Jatra being marked today

    Gai Jatra is being observed in the country today, especially in Kathmandu Valley, in the memory of deceased family members....

  • Nepal's 16th LGBTI pride march today

    The capital is going to witness its 16th LGBTI pride march today. Annually organised by the Blue Diamond Society on the day of Gai Jatra, the march wi...

Nepal

NCP announces heads, co-heads of departments

CPN-UML central office in Dhumbarahi

The ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has inched closer to wrapping up its unification process with today’s appointment of heads and co-heads of 32 departments....

World

Native American voters, once overlooked, seek role for 2020

Democratic presidential candidates will descend on Iowa next week to do something that Native Americans say doesn't happen enough: court their vote....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Criminal offence

    It would do everyone a lot of good if Minister of Physical Infrastructure Development of Karnali Province Khadka Bahadur Khatri surrenders before the ...

  • Tilicho as highest lake: Establish the facts

    Maybe I was hallucinating. It took me a while to realise that it was the lake. The closer I went, the bigger it got, and the differentiation of the la...

  • EDITORIAL: Vitamin D deficiency

    Vitamin D deficiency is now becoming a serious health concern, especially among women and children, due to the changing lifestyle, consumption of junk...

  • EDITORIAL: Criminal offence

    It would do everyone a lot of good if Minister of Physical Infrastructure Development of Karnali Province Khadka Bahadur Khatri surrenders before the ...

  • Tilicho as highest lake: Establish the facts

    Maybe I was hallucinating. It took me a while to realise that it was the lake. The closer I went, the bigger it got, and the differentiation of the la...

  • EDITORIAL: Vitamin D deficiency

    Vitamin D deficiency is now becoming a serious health concern, especially among women and children, due to the changing lifestyle, consumption of junk...

Business

FNCCI calls special AGM on November 15 to amend its statute

The executive committee meeting of the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry on Friday decided to call a special annual general meeting (AGM) of the organisation on November 15 to amend its statute to elect its next president through direct election....

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