Nepal | June 24, 2019

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  • Bar on going abroad for studies before Plus Two stayed

    The Supreme Court has stayed the government’s decision to deny no objection certificate to students who intend to study abroad before passing Grade XII examinations....

  • Trump threatens China with further $300 billion of tariffs

    US President Donald Trump threatened to hit China with “at least” another $300 billion of tariffs but said he thought both China and Mexico wanted to make deals in their trade disputes with the Un...

  • Windies crush Pakistan to kick off World Cup campaign

    West Indies eased to a seven-wicket victory over Pakistan in their World Cup opener at Trent Bridge on Friday after an Oshane Thomas-led pace attack swept them away for 105....

  • Probe source of funds in Sumargi’s account: SC

    The Supreme Court has ordered the government to investigate foreign investment of $7.5 million that entered Nepal for Muktishree Cement promoted by Ajeya Raj Sumargi....

  • ‘Large and dangerous tornado’ strikes near Dayton, Ohio

    National Weather Service confirmed Sunday night that a "large and dangerous tornado" hit near Trotwood, Ohio, outside of Dayton....

  • Papua New Guinea prime minister quits after weeks of turmoil

    Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill announced his resignation on Sunday after seven years in the top job following weeks of high-level defections from the ruling party....

  • Call to prioritise infrastructure development

    Tourism stakeholders have urged the government to prioritise tourism infrastructure development in the budget for the next fiscal year....

  • Kyrgios thrown out of Italian Open after on-court outburst

    Nick Kyrgios was defaulted from his second round Italian Open clash against Norway's Casper Ruud on Thursday after the hot-headed Australian hurled a chair on to the court....

  • CIAA ex-commissioner out on bail

    Former commissioner of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority Raj Narayan Pathak, who faces corruption charges, was released on bail of Rs 7.8 million  by the Special Court which ...

  • NC wants bills that contradict constitution withdrawn

    The main opposition Nepali Congress on Wednesday demanded that the government withdraw from Parliament three bills that contradicted the constitution....

  • Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba

    Nepali Congress President Deuba feted

    Dhangadi, May 11 Nepali Congress President and former prime minister Sher Bahadur Deuba was honoured by Sitaram Secondary School amid a programme at Uchhakot, Doti,...

  • Right to food sovereignty still a far cry

    More than three-and-a-half years after right to food and food sovereignty was guaranteed in the constitution, rules and directives that could facilitate the enforcement of these constitutional rights ...