Nepal | January 23, 2019

Land acquisition for Sirsiya Dry Port expansion gathers steam

All things being equal, authorities will soon expand the dry port in Birgunj Metropolis-25, Sirsiya by 62 Bighas as the process pertaining to land acquisition has gained momentum, officials say....

Kathmandu

‘Laws made thru political consensus unacceptable’

Victims of the decade-long Maoist conflict today said they would not accept any amendment to the Transitional Justice Act pushed on the basis of political consensus....

Nepal

Tarun Dal demonstrates against government

Nepali Congress’ youth wing Nepal Tarun Dal staged a demonstration against the government in Biratnagar, Morang, on Tuesday....

  • Gokul Prasad Baskota, Minister of Information and Communications

    ‘Govt will act against truant lecturers’

    Minister of Communications and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Baskota has said the government will take action against lecturers, who skip univer...

  • Koirala threatens to launch agitation

    Nepali Congress General Secretary Shashank Koirala on Tuesday threatened to launch protests from the Parliament and the streets if the government pass...

  • Speaker fails to set House in order

    Lawmakers from ruling and opposition parties today scuffled in the Parliament leading to adjournment of the proceedings, as both sides remained firm o...

  • Saal timber seized

    A team deployed from Rautahat Division Forest Office on Tuesday morning seized saal timber from the forest at Chandrapur Municipality along the East-w...

World

Indian police arrest Rohingya Muslim group stuck on Bangladesh border

The 31 had been living in Kashmir and some of them carried identity cards issued by the UN refugee agency, UNHCR....

Opinion

Business

Federal government’s figure on revenue collection a hoax

The government, which has been boasting of a brisk revenue collection since the start of this fiscal year, has suffered a rude jolt, as the body which operates its treasury has been found to be inadvertently producing inflated figures because of double counting....

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