Nepal | September 17, 2019

NCP ‘resorting to fear-mongering’

In yet another ‘provocative’ statement, Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Co-chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Monday appealed to youths to ‘counter’ forces that were trying to fail the system, prompting civil society members and the main opposition to term it ‘fear-mongering’ aimed at silencing criticism against the g...

Kathmandu

Congress obstructs Parliament for second day over Banke incident

After the government agreed to file a first information report against the culprits of Banke incident, the main opposition Nepali Congress was in no mood to obstruct the proceedings of the House of Representatives on Monday....

Nepal

Bhedetar stinking to high heavens

Bhedetar, a major tourist destination of Province 1, is stinking as the dumped garbage has been left uncollected for the past one-and-a-half months....

World

It looks like Iran hit Saudis, no military option yet : Trump

US President Donald Trump declared Monday it “looks” like Iran was behind the explosive attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities. But he stressed that military retaliation was not yet on the table in response to the strike against a key US Mideast ally....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Simply unministerial

    Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai is very much in the news, but apparently for the wrong reason....

  • Menstruation: Let’s not make it taboo

    One beautiful summer day as I was about to take my eyes off the window, my colleague entered my office with a surprised look on her face to tell me wh...

  •  EDITORIAL: Flawed land bill

    When land reforms were made some 55 years ago, the main objective of the move was to shift the country to an industrial society by giving excess land ...

  • EDITORIAL: Simply unministerial

    Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai is very much in the news, but apparently for the wrong reason....

  • Menstruation: Let’s not make it taboo

    One beautiful summer day as I was about to take my eyes off the window, my colleague entered my office with a surprised look on her face to tell me wh...

  •  EDITORIAL: Flawed land bill

    When land reforms were made some 55 years ago, the main objective of the move was to shift the country to an industrial society by giving excess land ...

Business

Malaysian labour market officially reopened

Ministry of Labour and Employment

Nearly 15 months after the government halted the supply of migrant workers to the Malaysian labour market, the government has formally reopened the service and started issuing work permits to service seekers from today....

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