Nepal | October 22, 2019

Seven injured as digger driver smites protesters with excavator bucket in Baitadi

As many as seven persons sustained injuries when a digger driver smote the protestors with an excavator bucket in Dashrathchand Municipality-9 of Baitadi district, on Monday....

Kathmandu

Accelerate efforts to meet 2030 goals: UNFPA chief

United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of United Nations Population Fund Natalia Kanem

Education should be given, policies should be implemented and women’s rights should be ensured if we are to meet the strategic vision of getting to three zeros by 2030: zero unmet need for contraception and family planning; zero preventable maternal deaths and zero gender-based violence and practi...

Nepal

Medical Association issues 24-hour ultimatum

In relation to the vandalism that took place in Chitwan Medical College on Sunday, Nepal Medical Association Chitwan on Monday warned that all medical services in the entire district would be halted if the authorities failed to take action against the perpetrators immediately....

World

India, Pakistan set to sign pilgrim corridor pact amid Kashmir tension

The pact will introduce visa-free access from India to the Pakistani town of Kartarpur, home to a temple that marks the site where the founder of Sikhism, Guru Nanak, died....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Undue demands

    The Association of Private Medical and Dental Colleges is in agitation over the revised fee structure for MBBS and BDS courses....

  • Nobel Prize in Economics: Way to alleviate poverty

    The Nobel Prize for Economics was awarded to the trinity, of India-born Dr Abhijeet Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer this year for their expe...

  • Why girls should opt for law

    As an aspiring lawyer, I personally feel that law is one of the best career paths for girls. Not only does it empower young women financially but also...

  • EDITORIAL: Undue demands

    The Association of Private Medical and Dental Colleges is in agitation over the revised fee structure for MBBS and BDS courses....

  • Nobel Prize in Economics: Way to alleviate poverty

    The Nobel Prize for Economics was awarded to the trinity, of India-born Dr Abhijeet Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer this year for their expe...

  • Why girls should opt for law

    As an aspiring lawyer, I personally feel that law is one of the best career paths for girls. Not only does it empower young women financially but also...

Business

Construction of Nagdhunga-Naubise tunnel road project commences

The Japanese firm, which is expected to commence the project construction works in a full fledged manner after Tihar, will have to complete the project within 42 months from September 23, as per the agreement....

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