KATHMANDU, Sept 12: The Department of Transport Management (DoTM) and representatives of small public transport operators have agreed to operate 17 new buses along the route from Gongabu Bus Park in Kathmandu to Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA).
KATHMANDU, Sept 12: With an increasing number of pedophilia cases surfacing in Nepal in recent years, officials concerned have pointed to various factors such as poverty, weak laws and inducements as being behind the phenomenon.
GORKHA, Sept 13: Acute shortage of fertilizers during the peak season of farming has put farmers in Gorkha district in dilemma. The farmers are extremely worried over the lack of fertilizers after 23 agriculture cooperatives with license to distribute fertilizers to the farmers stopped supplying them. The cooperatives, which were selling fertilizers to local businessmen at higher rates, have stopped supplying fertilizers following a recent monitoring by the government.
September 12, 2016 09:48 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, Sept 12: Dr Mukti Ram Shrestha has been elected as the new president of Nepal Medical Association (NMA), the umbrella organization of medical doctors. Newly-elected president Shrestha, from the democratic panel, secured 1652 votes to beat his closest rival Dr Ramesh Dhakal, who managed 1,132 votes.
MAHOTTARI, Sept 12: Over a dozen locals of Mahottari district sustained injuries when they clashed with security personnel of the Sima Suraksha Bal (SSB) in the bordering town of Matihani, India, regarding a trade dispute on Monday evening.