KATHMANDU, Oct 5: Nepal’s coronavirus case tally has neared 90,000 after the confirmation of 2,440 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) across the country in the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Population said on Monday.

Chinese team’s inspection program postponed for five days

Published On: August 11, 2019 07:32 AM NPT By: Sanjay Thapa

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: The visit of a Chinese government team that was scheduled to arrive in Kathmandu on Saturday to inspect the under-construction sports structure in Nepal has been postponed for five days.

Power producers root for legal clarity on energy export

Published On: August 11, 2019 03:30 AM NPT By: Nikeeta Gautam

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: In absence of a legal framework for cross-border electricity trade, independent power producers say their potential to produce and trade power has been limited.

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: High Himalaya-Raman JV, which was selected for tunnel and dam construction of Melamchi Drinking Water Project, has been disqualified to work on the project due to blacklisting by the government's Public Procurement Monitoring Office.

NA Major Singh arrested

Published On: August 10, 2019 08:45 PM NPT By: Nribesh Nepal

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: Major Ajit Pratap Singh of Nepal Army has been arrested on Saturday evening. According to a source from the Nepal Army, Nepal Police has arrested Major Singh.

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: General Secretary of the main opposition Nepali Congress Shashanka Koirala has claimed that the party will regain its position in the next general election.

Vehicular movement resumes in Siddhicharan Highway

Published On: August 10, 2019 07:15 PM NPT By: Sher Bahadur Jero

OKHALDHUNGA, Aug 10: The Siddicharan Highway which has been blocked following a landslide a month ago at Thati Bhanjyang and dozen other places in Katari Municipality has resumed on Saturday.

THE WEEK IN PICTURES

Published On: August 10, 2019 07:00 PM NPT By: Bipana Thapa

The Week in Pictures for the week Aug 4- Aug 10.

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: Police have apprehended poet Khem Thapaliya for his alleged involvement in the outlawed Chand-led Nepal Communist Party from Bagbazaar in the capital on Saturday.

Aug 10: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

Published On: August 10, 2019 06:00 PM NPT By: Bipana Thapa

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Nepali table tennis team leave for India

Published On: August 10, 2019 05:45 PM NPT By: Kamal Subedi

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: A thirteen-member Nepali team with nine tennis players has left for Gujarat, India on Saturday to participate in the Sixth Asian School Table Tennis Championship.