Nepal | October 23, 2019

Deuba tells PM Oli to end CC majoritarianism

President of Nepali Congress Sher Bahadur Deuba on Tuesday told Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli that the Constitutional Council should take decisions on the basis of consensus, not majority....


Accelerate efforts to meet 2030 goals: UNFPA chief

United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of United Nations Population Fund Natalia Kanem

Education should be given, policies should be implemented and women’s rights should be ensured if we are to meet the strategic vision of getting to three zeros by 2030: zero unmet need for contraception and family planning; zero preventable maternal deaths and zero gender-based violence and practi...


Medical Association issues 24-hour ultimatum

In relation to the vandalism that took place in Chitwan Medical College on Sunday, Nepal Medical Association Chitwan on Monday warned that all medical services in the entire district would be halted if the authorities failed to take action against the perpetrators immediately....


India, Pakistan set to sign pilgrim corridor pact amid Kashmir tension

The pact will introduce visa-free access from India to the Pakistani town of Kartarpur, home to a temple that marks the site where the founder of Sikhism, Guru Nanak, died....



Construction of Nagdhunga-Naubise tunnel road project commences

The Japanese firm, which is expected to commence the project construction works in a full fledged manner after Tihar, will have to complete the project within 42 months from September 23, as per the agreement....



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