Nepal | November 18, 2019

NEA plans to minimise energy wastage

Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has introduced a strategic plan to increase electricity consumption in the country and directed all the distribution centres across the country to upgrade their transformers....

Kathmandu

956 gambling dens dismantled across country in three years

On October 27, police raided a house in Maharajgunj and arrested 25 high-profile and affluent gamblers with Rs 26.7 million, the single-biggest seizure of cash from a gambling den in the country....

Nepal

‘Nawalpur will be tourism hub’

Minister of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai on Saturday said Nawalpur would become a tourism hub due to its location between Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Budhha, and Chitwan, a tourism hub in Nepal....

World

Hong Kong campus protesters fire arrows as unrest spreads across Kowloon

Chinese soldiers in a base close to the university were seen monitoring developments with binoculars, some dressed in riot gear with canisters on their chests....

Opinion

  • Bliss of freedom

    We keep celebrating International Women’s Day, and our heads are held high with pride. But the question is, are our women really free? Most of them ...

  • Editorial: Protect victims

    Although relocation of the vulnerable with changed identity has been suggested, is this feasible in a small country like ours?...

  • Opinion: Science education, make it job-oriented

    Science and technology has not been the first choice of students in Nepal due to limited employment opportunities. The curriculum in Nepal’s univers...

  • Bliss of freedom

    We keep celebrating International Women’s Day, and our heads are held high with pride. But the question is, are our women really free? Most of them ...

  • Editorial: Protect victims

    Although relocation of the vulnerable with changed identity has been suggested, is this feasible in a small country like ours?...

  • Opinion: Science education, make it job-oriented

    Science and technology has not been the first choice of students in Nepal due to limited employment opportunities. The curriculum in Nepal’s univers...

Business

All commercial banks switch to chip-based cards

All 28 commercial banks operating in the country have switched to chip-based debit and credit cards from the traditional magnetic stripe cards....

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