KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Armed Police Force (APF) organized a program in Kathmandu on Thursday to mark its 19th founding anniversary.

Customs Day being observed in Kathmandu

Published On: January 23, 2020 03:00 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: 68th Customs Day is being observed by organizing various programs in Kathmandu today.

Year-old girl dies after drowning in water-filled bucket

Published On: January 23, 2020 02:42 PM NPT By: RSS

SARLAHI, Jan 23: A 12-month old girl has died after drowning in a bucket full of water at Agarwa.

JANAKPUR, Jan 23: The Province-2 government has set a target to reduce poverty rate by achieving high economic growth within next five years in order to bring quality change in the living standard of the State's citizens.

Mortal remains of 8 Indian tourists being flown back home today

Published On: January 23, 2020 02:14 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Mortal remains of eight Indian tourists are being flown back home from Nepal on Thursday afternoon.

Belgian princess Astrid on a tour of Chitwan National Park

Published On: January 23, 2020 02:12 PM NPT By: RSS

CHITWAN, Jan 23: Belgian Princess Astrid is now on a tour of Chitwan National Park. She is enjoying the visit. The Bagmati State government's ministry of industry, tourism, forest and environment and the Bharatpur Metropolitan City welcomed the Belgian royal guest at one of the entry gate to the park at Meghauli on Wednesday evening.

Nepalgunj becoming neat and clean with operation of landfill site

Published On: January 23, 2020 01:56 PM NPT By: RSS

BANKE, Jan 23: The Nepalgunj Sub-Metropolitan City has become neat and clean these days with the coming into operation of a landfill site. The main city of the mid-western region has now changed its face.

Man arrested on rape charge

Published On: January 23, 2020 01:42 PM NPT By: RSS

SAPTARI, Jan 23: Area Police Office Kalyanpur here has arrested one person on the charge of raping a four-year-old girl.

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Nepal improved its corruption perception index in 2019, jumping to 113th spot from 124, according to Transparency International's annual Corruption Perception Index.

Central Zoo going digital

Published On: January 23, 2020 01:21 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: The Central Zoo is going digital relieving visitors of standing in a long queue for hours to book tickets. Following this, zoo goers can book tickets online from anywhere. The zoo will go digital within the current fiscal year, 2076/77 as the administration is at work in this regard, said Dr Chiranjibi Prasad Pokharel, chief of the zoo administration.