COVID-19 risk in Nepal is beyond prediction: Minister Gyawali

Published On: September 28, 2020 07:25 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Gyawali on Monday said the risk of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country is beyond the prediction of the government.  The remarks of Minister Gyawali, who is also the spokesperson of the government, comes as the daily count of new COVID-19 cases is on the sharp rise.

Prez Bhandari authenticates two ordinances on acid attack

Published On: September 28, 2020 04:05 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Monday authenticated two ordinances at the recommendation of the Council of Ministers.

Oli, Dahal continue negotiation as PM prepares for cabinet reshuffle

Published On: September 28, 2020 02:06 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: The chairman duo of the ruling Nepal Communist Party KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal are currently holding a meeting at the former’s official residence in Baluwatar to finalize the names of the leaders to be inducted as the ministers in the Oli-led cabinet.

Newly appointed EU envoy presents credentials to President Bhandari

Published On: September 27, 2020 08:59 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: Newly appointed Ambassador and Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Nepal, Nona Deprez, presented her credentials to President Bidya Devi Bhandari, on Sunday.

PM Oli, Dahal discuss proposed Cabinet reshuffle

Published On: September 27, 2020 04:16 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and the executive chairperson of the party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal held a meeting on Sunday to discuss the proposed Cabinet reshuffle.

Cabinet meeting underway in Baluwatar

Published On: September 27, 2020 01:45 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: A Cabinet meeting is currently underway at the Prime Minister’s Official Residence in Baluwatar, according to Surya Thapa, the prime minister’s press advisor.

PM Oli’s personal physician contracts coronavirus

Published On: September 26, 2020 03:49 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sep 26: Dr Dibya Singh Shah, the personal physician of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, has contracted coronavirus.

“There is no alternative to Nijgadh Int’l Airport”

Published On: September 25, 2020 09:01 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Yogesh Bhattarai has said that there is no alternative to the Nijgadh International Airport in Bara as the capacity of the only international airport in the country – the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) – is sure to get saturated in the near future.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: The Women and Social Development Committee under the House of Representatives (HoR) has directed the government to manage relief to pandemic-hit poor and disadvantaged groups.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: The government has introduced a much-awaited ordinance in an apparent bid to punish acid attackers and discourage such incidents.