Nepal | May 23, 2019

MoFA objects to US envoy’s move

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has taken exception to United States Ambassador to Nepal Randy Berry’s planned weekly engagement with Nepali people on social media.    ...


Nepal’s first satellite to be deployed in space on June 17

The date for deployment of the country’s first satellite, NepaliSat-1 into space from International Space Station is set for June-17....

  • Media warns it could form independent regulatory body

    Federation of Nepali Journalists Chair Govinda Acharya on Tuesday warned that if the government didn’t address their concerns regarding the media bi...

  • Outdoor Adventure Mountain Festival to be held on June 3

    The second edition of Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC) Mountain Festival is going to be held on June 3....

  • Gandaki Medical College

    GMC yet to return extra fees charged from students

    It has been more than a month since the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology directed Gandaki Medical College Teaching Hospital and Research ...

  • Wanted criminal injured in police firing in Dhapasi

    A wanted criminal who tried to elude police was injured in a police firing in Tokha area of Kathmandu today morning....


Height measurement team scales Mt Everest

Climbers on Mt Everest summit push. Photo: Mingma Thundu Sherpa

Two government surveyors along with other Sherpa climbers today successfully scaled the world’s highest mountain collecting the data for the measurement of height of Mt Everest this morning....


India prepares to count votes, with Modi looking at second term

India election, vote counting centre

India begins counting hundreds of millions of votes in its general election on Thursday, with a coalition led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party already preparing to form the next government....



China ready for further US trade talks, ambassador says

China, US

Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said on Tuesday that Beijing was ready to resume trade talks with Washington, but blamed the US side for frequently "changing its mind" on tentative deals to end US-China trade disputes....



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