KATHMANDU, July 5: The Office of Attorney General has unveiled its second five-year strategic plan on Monday with goals of making effective and evidence-based prosecution of government cases and institutional strengthening of attorneys under the office.

ILAM, July 5: Gone are the days when only Brahmins could read Sanskrit, only Janajatis could pursue Buddhist education and those from Kirant communities could go through the holy book of Kirant. Unlike in the past, anyone regardless of caste, creed, religion, sex and community can now read those holy books in order to gain knowledge. Toribari, situated at Barbote VDC ward number one in Ilam district, illustrates the paradigm shift.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Although the government introduced letter grading system in School Leaving Certificate exams with much ado, it seems little attention was paid to accommodate an overwhelming number of students who are now eligible to enroll for grade 11 studies or apply for vocational courses.

Disability Rights Bill tabled

July 5, 2016 00:50 am

KATHMANDU, July 5: Disability Rights Bill-2016 has been tabled at Monday's parliament meeting.

Panel to probe wall collapse

July 5, 2016 00:20 am

KATHMANDU, July 5: After three days of the wall collapse that killed two students and 24 others injured at Pushpanjali Secondary School in Badegaun, Godavari, the government on Monday formed a five-member panel with Joint Secretary Krishna Prasad Raut of the home ministry as coordinator.

SURKHET, July 4: Dhankumari Khatri’s life was simply normal and happy until two years ago. She would work harder to ensure better future of her children.  Life, however, had different plan for her.

Ex-MP injured in gang attack

July 4, 2016 23:45 pm

KHOTANG, July 4: Former lawmaker Arjun Rai, who was attacked by a gang in Khotang, has been airlifted to Kathmandu from the district headquarters in a helicopter for further treatment on Monday.

KATHMANDU, July 4: Nepal's mountaineering authorities are investigating a climbing claim by an Indian couple who are accused of altering photographs of themselves on the summit of Mount Everest, an official said Monday.

Man found dead in river

July 4, 2016 18:05 pm

KATHMANDU, July 4: A man was found was found dead in Narayan River in Shankarapur Municipality-7, Paluwari on Monday.

KHOTANG, July 4: Former lawmaker Arjun Rai, who was attacked by a gang, has been airlifted to Kathmandu from the district headquarters on a helicopter for further treatment on Monday.