KATHMANDU, Jan 3:  The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed corruption cases against 12 officials of Agriculture Inputs Company (AIC) on charge of their involvement in the import of substandard fertilizers.

Five Nepalis killed in bus accident in India

Published On: July 12, 2016 01:51 PM NPT By: Republica

NEPALGUNJ, July 12: Five Nepali people were killed when a passenger bus heading to New Delhi from Butwal met with an accident in Utter Pradesh in India on Monday, police said. Other 28 passengers were injured in the accident.

Proposed Manmohan Medical College seeks govt approval

Published On: July 12, 2016 01:11 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 12: The proposed Manmohan Adhikari Memorial Medical College has stated that it has been granted permission to operate the college but was denied approval for conducting teaching and learning activities despite having in place all the required infrastructure and facilities for the same.

14-year-old missing for last three months

Published On: July 12, 2016 11:33 AM NPT By: Republica

PALPA, July 12: The whereabouts of a 14-year-old boy, who went missing three months ago, is still unknown.

10 million rupees donated to Dharahara reconstruction trust

Published On: July 12, 2016 11:21 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 12: Nepal Reinsurance Company Ltd today donated Rs 10 million for the 'I will build my Dharahara Trust'.

Ministry orders cancellation of waste management contract

Published On: July 12, 2016 11:17 AM NPT By: Republica

PATHARI, (Morang), July 12: The Ministry of Local Development has issued instruction to the Biratnagar Sub Metropolis to scrap the contract with the Waste Management Pvt JV Group.

Develop Central Zoo as an educational hub

Published On: July 12, 2016 11:10 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 12: With the ever - passionate participation of students in the activities of the Central Zoo, the need to develop it as an educational hub has been underscored.

Two girls electrocuted

Published On: July 12, 2016 01:30 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, July 12: Two school girls have died and four others sustained injuries after receiving electronic shock while attempting to clear naked wires lying on the road at Dipayal Silgadhi Municipality-4 of Doti district on Monday.

TUTH resident docs side with Dr KC

Published On: July 12, 2016 01:10 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, JULY 12: Nepal Resident Doctors Association at the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) on Monday expressed its solidarity with the ongoing hunger-strike staged by TUTH professor and senior orthopedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC.

Administrative tasks slow grant distribution process

Published On: July 12, 2016 12:40 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 12: The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has said that local authorities' have been compelled to put the grant distribution process in districts worst-hit by the last year's earthquakes to back burner due to the overload of administrative tasks they are required to complete before the current fiscal year winds down in mid-July.

Up to 15 pc social security funds misused

Published On: July 12, 2016 12:20 AM NPT By: Siromani Dhungana

KATHMANDU, July 12: Absence of effective monitoring and accountability has resulted in the misuse of millions under social security schemes.