Nepal | June 27, 2019

NHRC tells govt to punish perpetrators of torture

The National Human Rights Commission has urged the government to initiate action against the perpetrators of torture....

  • Two arrested with leopard hide, bones in Kathmandu

    Police arrested two persons in possession of leopard bones and hide from a guest house in Mitranagar of Kathmandu Metropolitan City-26 on Wednesday af...

  • Two minor girls raped in Nijgadh Municipality

    Two girls were raped at different places of Nijgadh Municipality in Bara....

  • electric bus, electric vehicles

    ‘Government committed to promoting e-vehicles’

    The government has said it is committed to and fully supports promotion of electric vehicles and the proper utilisation of available energy in Nepal f...

  • Patients hit as operation theatre turns into store room

    One of operation theatres of National Trauma Centre has been serving as a store room for the past two years....

Kathmandu

Apex court to hear PSC job advert cases on June 30

The Supreme Court has rescheduled its hearing on the cases filed against the Public Service Commission’s job advertisement to recruit over 9,000 employees at local levels....

  • Nepal to lobby to keep Kathmandu on heritage site list

    Nepal is set to lobby for maintaining the world heritage site status of Kathmandu valley, after the UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee proposed to li...

  • Committee formed to probe radiation leakage at Bir Hospital

    Ministry of Health and Population on Monday formed a high level committee to probe into leakage of radiation from CT scan room of Bir Hospital....

  • 80pc of diesel engine vehicles fail 'surprise' emission test

    As many as 80 per cent of the diesel engine vehicles that underwent a sudden emission test failed the test held at Bhadrakali on Tuesday evening....

  • Torture in detention up by five per cent: Report

    Rate of torture in detention in the country has increased by five per cent over the past three years, according to a report....

Nepal

Penstock pipe installed in UTHP vertical tunnel

Installation of the first penstock pipe was successfully completed in the vertical tunnel of a 456 MW Upper Tamakoshi Hydropower Project at Lamabagar of Bigu Rural Municipality, Dolakha, last evening....

  • Dhading mudslide

    Vehicular movement resumes on Prithvi Highway

    Prithvi Highway that was obstructed following the landslide at Baireni Bazaar in Dhading since last night has been cleared this morning....

  • Oli, Dahal try to break ice

    Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Co-chair of the ruling Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal discussed issues related to work division among party...

  • SEE-2075 results to be published today

    The National Examination Board, Sanothimi is set to publish the results of Secondary Education Examination (SEE) 2075 today....

  • PMEP bending rules to spend budget

    Just looking at the numbers, Prime Minister Employment Programme could be hailed as the most successful government programme, with local levels spendi...

World

NKorea urges South to stop mediating between North, US

North Korea said Thursday that South Korea must stop trying to mediate between Pyongyang and Washington, as it stepped up its pressure on the United States to work out new proposals to salvage deadlocked nuclear diplomacy....

Opinion

  • Does ethics matter?: Damn care

    I often contemplate on the language used by today’s youth — their seemingly blatant utterances that are no less scandalous by any means....

  • EDITORIAL: Spend judiciously

    Most of the 753 local levels, if not all, have presented their budget for 2019-20 in the respective assemblies by Tuesday, as required by the provisio...

  • EDITORIAL: Clean feed policy in best interest of nation

    Cable TV operators have violated the consumers’ right to information by blocking foreign TV channels for 24 hours from 3:00 pm Monday to 3:00 pm Tue...

  • Does ethics matter?: Damn care

    I often contemplate on the language used by today’s youth — their seemingly blatant utterances that are no less scandalous by any means....

  • EDITORIAL: Spend judiciously

    Most of the 753 local levels, if not all, have presented their budget for 2019-20 in the respective assemblies by Tuesday, as required by the provisio...

  • EDITORIAL: Clean feed policy in best interest of nation

    Cable TV operators have violated the consumers’ right to information by blocking foreign TV channels for 24 hours from 3:00 pm Monday to 3:00 pm Tue...

Business

Trump says India's tariff hike unacceptable, demands withdrawal

US President Donald Trump on Thursday asked India to withdraw retaliatory tariffs that New Delhi imposed this month, calling the duties “unacceptable”....

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