KATHMANDU, Oct 15: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that the relations with the neighboring countries, India and China, have entered a new phase.

KATHMANDU, Oct 15: Former Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara has been produced before the Kathmandu District Court.

Prez visiting Myanmar and Japan, PM Oli visiting Azerbaijan

Published On: October 15, 2019 12:00 PM NPT By: Republica

Kathmandu, Oct 15: President Bidya Bhandari is paying a state visit to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar from October 16 to 20 at the invitation of the President of Myanmar U Win Myint, according to Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA).

2 Nobel laureates have some Nepal connection

Published On: October 15, 2019 09:52 AM NPT By: SHREE RAM SUBEDI

KATHMANDU, Oct 15: Two of the three winners of this year’s Nobel Economics Prize have some Nepal connection. Three eminent US-based development economists-- Abhijit Banerjee and his wife, Esther Duflo, and Michael Kremer bagged the coveted prize on Monday for their work in fighting poverty that has helped millions of children around the world. Duflo is the second woman to win the Economics Nobel.

Alam arrest revives writ petitioner's hopes of justice

Published On: October 15, 2019 07:27 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Oct 15: The arrest of former minister and Nepali Congress lawmaker Mohammad Aftab Alam on Sunday on the charge of multiple murders in Rautahat back in 2008 has left the families of the victims as well as locals more confident about the rule of law .

Party's over, get down to work

Published On: October 15, 2019 07:25 AM NPT By: Subhash Ghimire

Kathmandu, Oct 15: The state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to Kathmandu couldn't have come at a better time. After years of political uncertainty, Nepal is trying to project itself as a confident nation, ready to engage with the rest of the world.

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: As the post of speaker remains vacant following Krishna Bahadur Mahara's arrested on a charge of attempted rape, Deputy Speaker Shiva Maya Tumbahamphe is preparing to certify some bills although constitutional provisions and parliamentary regulations are silent about her authority to do so.

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: Santosh Ghimire of Republica Online spoke with Professor Chen Xiaochen, the director of International Studies, Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China, on various matters pertaining to Nepal-China ties in general and President Xi Jinping's state visit to Nepal in particular.

POKHARA, Oct 14: Gandaki province Governor Baburam Kunwar has certified the ‘Bill on Establishment, Management and Operation of Gandaki University’ on Monday.

Mahat urges NRNs to utilize skills, knowledge in Nepal's development

Published On: October 14, 2019 04:45 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: Joint general secretary of the Nepali Congress, Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat has urged the non-resident Nepalis (NRNs) to utilize the skill and knowledge they have earned abroad for the development of their home country, Nepal.