PM Dahal bats for pragmatic education

Published On: September 3, 2016 07:40 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has reaffirmed the commitment of the government towards the development and promotion of practically useful education as well as the regulation to the academic institutions across the country.

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: A meeting between senior leader of the CPN-UML and former Prime Minister Jhalanath Khanal and former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Saturday.

Thapa's rise to power; Will he be able to leave his mark?

Published On: September 3, 2016 06:00 PM NPT By: Pritam Bhattarai

Surely, Thapa will be tested as is the trend of Nepali politics. Nepali people hardly believe in political leaders because they talk sweet and make tall promises only to get to power.

Constitution amendment on consensus: Deuba

Published On: September 3, 2016 03:36 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: Nepali Congress (NC) President and former Prime Minister Sher bahadur Deuba has said the constitution amendment would be undertaken based on a consensus.

Local elections by mid-April: Minister Pandey

Published On: September 3, 2016 02:10 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development, Hit Raj Pandey has said that the local election will be held by mid-April 2017.

Bring foreigners under anti-torture act: MPs

Published On: September 3, 2016 01:40 AM NPT By: Ashok Dahal

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: Members of Parliament (MP) have demanded that any foreign national who tortures a Nepali citizen abroad should be brought within the ambit of the anti-torture bill which is now under discussion in Parliament.

SC to review own verdict on ex-royal's Chhauni land

Published On: September 3, 2016 01:30 AM NPT By: Nabin Khatiwada

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: The Supreme Court has accepted a review petition from the government and the Nepal Trust over its previous verdict annulling the transfer of land owned by Prerana Singh, daughter of ex-king Gyanendra, to the Neal Trust.

Minister vows to make medical board accountable

Published On: September 3, 2016 12:40 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: The medical board of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS) recently recommended former President Dr Ram Baran Yadav to undergo treatment of his prostate cancer in the United States.

Making PM's letter public will set bad precedent: Nidhi

Published On: September 3, 2016 12:30 AM NPT By: Sangeet Sangroula

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bimalendra Nidhi has said that the letter sent by Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi cannot be made public as demanded by the main opposition CPN-UML.

VP Pun stresses on national unity

Published On: September 2, 2016 05:32 PM NPT By: Republica

LALITPUR, Sept 2: Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun today emphasized the need for striking national unity for the development and prosperity of the country.