Nepal | April 19, 2019

Nepal’s first satellite, NepaliSat-1, launched

Sixty-two years after the erstwhile Soviet Union launched Sputnik-1, the world’s first satellite, Nepal sent its first satellite ‘NepaliSat-1’ into space at 2:31 am on Thursday to gather detailed geographical information of the country....

Kathmandu

Seventeen Bibeksheel Nepali cadres arrested

Seventeen cadres of Bibeksheel Nepali Party, including its Chair Ujjwal Thapa, were arrested by police from Baluwatar on Wednesday....

Nepal

Journos stage sit-in against Giri’s arrest at Kaski DAO

Kaski-based journalists on Wednesday staged a sit-in in front of District Police office and Kaski DAO demanding unconditional release of arrested Editor Arjun Giri of Tandav News Weekly and Tandavnews Dot Com on the charge of cybercrime....

World

At least 29 killed in Madeira when tourist bus veers off the road

Portugal accident

At least 29 people, most of them German tourists, were killed and 27 others injured on Wednesday when their bus veered off a steep narrow road on the Portuguese island of Madeira, authorities said....

Opinion

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    EDITORIAL: Justice delayed

    The United Nations special rapporteurs, in a joint letter addressed to Nepal’s Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, have raised serious concerns ...

  • End impunity: Don’t make mockery of HR

    Nepal, compared to other Asian countries, has been a significant signatory of several international conventions regarding human rights and humanitaria...

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    EDITORIAL: Regulate pay apps

    Tourism is Nepal’s third largest source of foreign exchange after remittances by the Nepalis toiling mostly in the Gulf countries and merchandise ex...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Justice delayed

    The United Nations special rapporteurs, in a joint letter addressed to Nepal’s Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, have raised serious concerns ...

  • End impunity: Don’t make mockery of HR

    Nepal, compared to other Asian countries, has been a significant signatory of several international conventions regarding human rights and humanitaria...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Regulate pay apps

    Tourism is Nepal’s third largest source of foreign exchange after remittances by the Nepalis toiling mostly in the Gulf countries and merchandise ex...

Business

China’s economic growth steady amid tariff fight with US

China, US, trade war

China’s economic growth held steady in the latest quarter despite a tariff war with Washington as Beijing’s efforts to reverse a slowdown started to gain traction....

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