Nepal | August 22, 2019

India gives Rs 3.74 billion, signs MoU on food safety

Nepal-India Joint Commission meeting

Nepal and India signed one agreement, while India handed over cheques amounting to around Rs 3.74 billion for two projects, during the fifth Nepal-India Joint Commission meeting that concluded here today....


Fifth Nepal-India Joint Commission meet concludes

The fifth meeting of Nepal-India Joint Commission concluded in Kathmandu today evening....


‘Police capable of maintaining law, order’

Inspector General of Police  Sarbendra Khanal

Inspector General of Police Sarbendra Khanal today said Nepal police was able to maintain law and order in the country....

  • Kathmandu-Tarai Fast Track DPR okayed

    The construction of Kathmandu-Tarai Fast Track is expected to gain momentum as the Cabinet has approved its detailed project report....

  • Nutrition Rehabilitation Centre, Dadeldhura malnutrition

    Malnutrition rife in Sudurpaschim Province

    Various international and national non-governmental organisations, along with the Nepal government, are spending millions of rupees to control malnutr...

  • Truth and Reconciliation Commission

    NCP’s choice for TRC chair turns down offer

    Former attorney general Raman Kumar Shrestha is the choice of top leaders of both the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) and the main opposition Nepal...

  • Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Indian Minister of External Aff

    Jaishankar calls on PM Oli

    Visiting Indian External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on Wednesday paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli at his official re...


Igniting global outrage, Brazil's Bolsonaro baselessly blames NGOs for Amazon fires

Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday accused non-governmental organizations of burning down the Amazonrainforest to hurt his government, as a growing global outcry against the wildfires raged through social media....



PAN not necessary for daily wage up to Rs 2,000

The government and private sector have come to an agreement that permanent account number (PAN) card is not necessary for commercial enterprises when making payments to employees who work on a daily wage basis and earn up to Rs 2,000 per day....



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