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.

Two injured as bus hits scooter in Gaushala

Published On: July 28, 2016 07:03 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 28: Two persons were injured when a bus hit a scooter in Gaushala of the Capital City on Thursday afternoon.

TILATHI, July 28: A clash has erupted between youths from Nepal and India at the no-man’s land following a debate over construction of a dam by Indian authorities.

Over 300 people displaced by flood in Gulmi

Published On: July 28, 2016 05:47 PM NPT By: Republica

TAMGHAS (Gulmi), July 28: Over 300 people at Urlikhola bazaar in Gulmi have been displaced after the swollen Badighat River started eroding its banks, posing a high risk to the human settlements.

Public holiday in Kathmandu Valley tomorrow

Published On: July 28, 2016 04:03 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 28: The government has announced public holiday in Kathmandu Valley for Friday on the occasion of Bhoto Jatra.

DFID to provide approx Rs 4.48 billion grant

Published On: July 28, 2016 03:41 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 28: The Government of the United Kingdom, Department of International Development (DFID) has agreed to provide a grant assistance of Pound 29.5 million (approximately NRs 4.48 billion) to the Government of Nepal for the implementation of Skills for Employment Program.

Nepali migrant worker dies in Malaysia

Published On: July 28, 2016 02:39 PM NPT By: Republica

RAJBIRAJ (Saptari), July 28: A Nepali migrant worker in Malaysia was killed in the line of duty after falling off the second floor of his company building on Wednesday, said Chandan Yadav, executive officer of Rajbiraj-based Sabal Nepal, an NGO.

DHANKUTA, July 28: Seven people including former Minister of State for Finance Hariraj Khewa were killed when a passenger bus (Ba 2 Kha 7366) skidded off the road in Sindhuwa on Thursday.

Floods damage 3 micro hydroelectricity projects

Published On: July 28, 2016 12:46 PM NPT By: Republica

MYAGDI, July 28: Three micro-hydroelectricity projects have stopped production as they were damaged by the flood and landslides triggered by continuous rains.

Vocational training to 14,718 conflict victims

Published On: July 28, 2016 12:43 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 28: The Ministry of Peace and Reconstruction has imparted vocational training to 14,718 conflict victims.

SAPTARI, July 28: Tension has run high in the no man’s land near Tilathi VDC boarding India after Indian side started constructing dam in the southern part of the district since early Thursday.