BUTWAL, June 19: Home Minister Janardan Sharma has said the government is committed to strengthen the security system so that the people can exercise their voting rights in a free and peaceful manner in the second-phase local election on June 28.

Mother, daughter fighting for same post in local polls

Published On: June 19, 2017 05:12 PM NPT By: Daman Rai

KHOTANG, June 19: A mother and her own daughter are running for the same post in the local level elections in the district.

PM expresses condolence on Kohl's demise

Published On: June 19, 2017 04:02 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 19: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has sent a condolence message to Chancellor of the Federal Democratic Republic of Germany, Angela Merkel, on the demise of  Helmut Kohl, the former Chancellor of the Federal Democratic Republic of Germany.

No force can stop polls, says ex-PM Khanal

Published On: June 19, 2017 02:26 PM NPT By: Republica

ILAM, June 19: CPN-UML senior leader and former Prime Minister Jhalanath Khanal has said that no force can obstruct the second phase of the local level polls scheduled for June 28.

KATHMANDU, June 19: Meeting of the Constitutional Council (CC) on Monday failed to recommend chief justice at the Supreme Court.

PM Deuba moves to Baluwatar at auspicious hour

Published On: June 19, 2017 09:56 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 19: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba shifted to his official residence at Baluwatar from his private residence at Budhanilkantha Monday morning.

RJPN demands release of cadres

Published On: June 19, 2017 08:20 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 18 : The Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) has demanded immediate release of its supporters who were arrested from various places across the tarai. RJPN leader Mahendra Raya Yadav has claimed that around 455 people have been arrested by security forces since Saturday.

RJPN treasurer defects to UML

Published On: June 19, 2017 08:11 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 18: A senior leader of the agitating Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) has defected to the main opposition party, CPN-UML.

US collector returns 4 stolen idols to Nepal

Published On: June 19, 2017 01:40 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 19: Four precious idols trafficked from Nepal decades ago have been returned to the Department of Archaeology (DoA) as wished by US collector Leroy Allen Ehreinreich in his will.

BARA, June 19: Since the formulation of the new constitution in 2015, Madhes based parties have been staging protests at various levels claiming that the constitution is not in favor of the Madhesi people. But such protests have instead victimized the locals, especially of Province-2.