Nepal | June 16, 2019

Relief for Kailali storm victims stalled

Storm Kailali

The relief distribution programme has been stalled in storm-hit Kailali due to lack of adequate statistics on the victims....

  • ICC Cricket World Cup, Australia, Aaron Finch

    Finch powers Australia to 334-7 v Sri Lanka

    Aaron Finch's brilliant 153 lifted Australia to an imposing total of 334 for seven in their Cricket World Cup match against Sri Lanka at The Oval on S...

  • Switzerland, Women strike

    Women strike in Switzerland for fairer pay, more equality

    Thousands of women across Switzerland walked off the job, burned bras and blocked traffic Friday in a day of demonstrations to demand fairer pay, more...

  • Visit Nepal Year 2020

    VNY campaign likely to face funds shortage

    The government has allocated Rs 100 million for Visit Nepal Year (VNY) 2020 campaign for next fiscal year, which is just one-fifth of the Rs 500 milli...

  • World Bank builds support for fiscal federalism in the country

    The World Bank has approved the Second Programmatic Fiscal and Public Financial Management Development Policy Credit (DPC2) Project that supports the ...

Kathmandu

Newars continue protests against Guthi Bill

Locals and stakeholders continued their protests holding torch rallies and mass gathering in different parts of Kathmandu valley, on Friday....

  • 1,358 get citizenship from mobile camps

    As many as 1,358 persons received citizenship certificates at mobile camps operated in Tanahun district....

  • Saptari Dalit students

    New bill curtails Dalits’ right to education: Activists

    Bill to integrate some education laws stipulates that higher education will be free for indigent people, including Dalits and differently-abled people...

  • USAID, DIFID to combat human trafficking

    Development agencies of the United States and the United Kingdom on Thursday announced a partnership to support the Government of Nepal in combating h...

  • Comedian Pranesh Gautam to appear before court today

    Pranesh Gautam, a comedian who has remained in judicial custody for posting a negative review about a Nepali movie on a YouTube channel, is set to app...

Nepal

CoMS Bharatpur conducts kidney transplant

College of Medical Sciences, Bharatpur, has resumed kidney transplant service....

World

Hong Kong leader suspends extradition bill, says sorry

Hong Kong's leader, Chief Executive Carrie Lam, said Saturday she has suspended indefinitely a proposed extradition bill that sparked the city's biggest public protests in years....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Annul the decision

    Right to education is a fundamental right guaranteed by the constitution. The state cannot curtail the right to education, no matter what, be it withi...

  • Uterine prolapse: Nothing to be ashamed of

    As a medical student, we have clinical classes in different departments of the hospital. We come across numerous cases in a particular department, and...

  • Travel industry: Harbinger of technology

    The travel industry ushered in modern communication technology in the country. Starting with a humble typewriter, today we use conspicuous world-class...

  • EDITORIAL: Annul the decision

    Right to education is a fundamental right guaranteed by the constitution. The state cannot curtail the right to education, no matter what, be it withi...

  • Uterine prolapse: Nothing to be ashamed of

    As a medical student, we have clinical classes in different departments of the hospital. We come across numerous cases in a particular department, and...

  • Travel industry: Harbinger of technology

    The travel industry ushered in modern communication technology in the country. Starting with a humble typewriter, today we use conspicuous world-class...

Business

Action sought against Pappu Construction

The Parliament’s Development and Technology Committee has directed the concerned authorities to take action against Pappu Construction for cutting corners during the construction of the Bagmati Bridge in Tinkune....

Sports

Entertainment

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