UML wins people's heart staying in opposition: Khanal

Published On: August 26, 2016 07:38 PM NPT By: Republica

SINDHULI, Aug 26: CPN (UML) senior leader Jhalanath Khanal has said his party would emerge tough against the government if it failed to perform as per the interests of the nation.

Infrastructure development to advance villages: Minister KC

Published On: August 26, 2016 06:52 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Minister for Urban Development, Arjun Narsingh KC, has said development of physical infrastructures in rural areas was essential to advance villages towards city.

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: The newly-appointed Minister for Commerce Romi Gauchan Thakali has stressed on coordination, collaboration and cooperation between the bureaucracy and the political leadership.

UML expresses sorrow over passing of singer Gurung

Published On: August 26, 2016 02:20 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: The CPN-UML today expressed sadness over the passing of Nepali folksinger and musician Khem Raj Gurung.

Priority over community-based industry: Minister Joshi

Published On: August 26, 2016 01:51 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Newly appointed Minister for Industry Nabindra Raj Joshi today said he would look to prepare program and policy by prioritizing community-based industry.

Health Minister Gagan Thapa assumes office (with video)

Published On: August 26, 2016 12:13 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: After taking the oath of office and secrecy, the newly appointed health minister Gagan Thapa has assumed office on Friday.

PM pledges to take initiative to address Dr KC's demands

Published On: August 26, 2016 11:23 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has pledged to take necessary initiatives to address the demands of Dr Govinda KC.

Newly-appointed Ministers sworn in

Published On: August 26, 2016 05:51 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has administered oath of office and secrecy to 13 newly-appointed ministers from Nepali Congress.

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: It needs a new law to overhaul the education system and bring changes in quality of education, says lawmaker Umesh Shrestha, also a member of the education committee in parliament.

NC finally picks 13 new ministers

Published On: August 26, 2016 01:00 AM NPT By: Ashok Dahal

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Ending weeks-long wrangling over power sharing between the two rival factions within the party, major ruling coalition partner Nepali Congress (NC) has finalized the choice of 13 new ministers it is sending into the Pushpa Kamal Dahal-led government.