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Rabindra Mishra ‘proposes’ uniting RPP and Bibeksheel Sajha

Published On: January 1, 2022 02:08 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: Bibeksheel Sajha Party Chairman Rabindra Mishra paid a courtesy call on Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Chairman Rajendra Lingden and General Secretary Dhawal Sumsher Rana, reportedly with a proposal to form a new party by merging the two political organizations.

Minister Karki directs hospitals to be vigilant citing risk of omicron

Published On: December 31, 2021 11:52 AM NPT By: Republica

BIRATNAGAR, Dec 31: Province 1 Minister for Internal Affairs and Law, Kedar Karki has urged doctors to continue treating COVID-19 patients by following the necessary protocols, citing the risk of the new ‘omicron’ variant.

French envoy pays courtesy call on Gandaki Province CM Pokharel

Published On: December 31, 2021 11:15 AM NPT By: Republica

GANDAKI, Dec 31: Ambassador of France to Nepal Gilles Bourbao has paid a courtesy call on Chief Minister of Gandaki Province Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel at the latter’s office in Pokhara.  The meeting focused on enhancing bilateral relations and expanding areas of cooperation between the two countries.

Nepali Army reaches out to Gurja avalanche survivors

Published On: December 31, 2021 10:47 AM NPT By: Republica

MYAGDI, Dec 31: A team of the Nepali Army returned after reaching out to the survivors of an avalanche at Gurja in Dhaulagiri Rural Municipality-1 in the district. The Army team from Kathmandu reached the incident site along with relief materials and a rescue team on a helicopter following the avalanche.

Nepal records 220 new cases, 253 recoveries and two deaths on Wednesday

Published On: December 29, 2021 06:15 PM NPT By: Republica

DECEMBER, 29: Nepal recorded 220 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, along with 253 recoveries and two deaths, according to the latest information by the Ministry of Health and Population.

Nepal is likely to meet Sikkim’s fate if monarchy is not reinstated: RPP Chairman Lingden

Published On: December 29, 2021 05:55 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Chairman Rajendra Lingden has stressed that there is a need for reinstating the monarchy now more than ever. Giving the example of Sikkim’s annexation, Chairman Lingden claimed that Nepal is likely to meet a similar fate as there is no monarchy now.

King Birendra’s bust reinstalled at Birendra Chowk after 16 years

Published On: December 29, 2021 04:10 PM NPT By: Republica

SURKHET, Dec 29: The bust of late King Birendra Shah has been reinstalled at Birendra Chowk of Birendranagar, Surkhet after 16 years. The late king’s bust at the same place was demolished by protestors during the 2006 People’s Movement

Normal life in Karnali hit by heavy snowfall (With photos)

Published On: December 29, 2021 03:30 PM NPT By: Republica

SURKHET, Dec 29: The high-altitude districts of Karnali have been witnessing heavy snowfall since Sunday. It has snowed heavily in villages including Humla, Dolpa, Mugu, and Jumla. Meanwhile, It has snowed up to two feet in these villages on Wednesday.

Minister Chaudhary pledges to restore water supply from Melamchi soon

Published On: December 29, 2021 02:49 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: Minister for Water Supply, Uma Kant Chaudhary has pledged to restore the water supply from the Melamchi Drinking Water Project soon.

24 companies preparing to issue IPOs worth Rs 6.5 billion

Published On: December 29, 2021 01:50 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: As many as 24 different companies are set to issue their initial public offerings (IPOs) worth Rs 6.5 billion in shares, according to the Securities Board of Nepal Strategic Plan (SEBON). Among the companies offering their IPOs, 14 are hydropower companies, six are microfinance companies, two are insurance companies, and two others.

PM Deuba congratulates women volleyball team

Published On: December 29, 2021 11:34 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has congratulated the Nepali national women volleyball team for winning the title of Asian central zone women volleyball.

Maoist Centre's 8th National General Convention: Leader Karki presents supplementary report

Published On: December 28, 2021 05:07 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: CPN (Maoist Centre) leader Surendra Karki has presented a supplementary report with a proposal to include it in the political report presented by party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal during the closed session of the party's ongoing 8th National General Convention.

CPN (Unified Socialist) and CPN (Janabadi) announce unity

Published On: December 28, 2021 03:45 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: Two political parties, CPN (Unified Socialist) led by Madhav Kumar Nepal and Nepal Communist Party (Janabadi) led by Devendra Singh Mahat have announced unity of the two parties amidst a special function held in Kathmandu on Tuesday.

Committee formed to probe Solukhumbu Dudhkoshi Hydropower  incident

Published On: December 28, 2021 01:29 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: The government has formed a three-member probe committee to investigate the Solukhumbu Dudhkoshi Hydro Power project pipe-blast incident that resulted in the death of two engineers on Monday.

Unidentified group sets five shops on fire

Published On: December 28, 2021 12:34 PM NPT By: Republica

JALESHWAR, Dec 28: An unidentified group torched five shops at Bhatauliya bazar of Ekdara Rural Municipality on Monday night.

CAAN releases budget for upgrading airports in Sudurpaschim Province

Published On: December 27, 2021 02:01 PM NPT By: Republica

BAITADI, Dec 27: The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) has released a budget for upgrading several airports in Sudurpaschim Province.

Complaint demanding investigation of CJ Rana assets filed at Money Laundering and Investigation Department

Published On: December 26, 2021 04:40 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: Lawyers and agitators demanding the resignation of Chief Justice Choendra SJB Rana have submitted a memorandum at the Money Laundering and Investigation Department to investigate the assets of the chief justice and his family members.

3 militants killed in gunfights in Indian-controlled Kashmir

Published On: December 26, 2021 03:45 PM NPT By: Republica

SRINAGAR, Dec 26: Three militants were killed in two separate gunfights in Indian-controlled Kashmir, the police said on Sunday. Police said two militants were killed in Tral of Pulwama district and one was gunned down in the Srigufwara area of Anantnag district.

X-Book Series officially launched in Nepal.

Published On: December 26, 2021 02:46 PM NPT By: Republica

xLab, an American Brand with experience of more than two decades in the IT and Technology field has introduced its X-Book Series Laptop in Nepal. The American tech has made its way into the Nepali market through authorized partner Sagar Distribution Pvt Ltd, releasing its X-Book Series Laptop (Model: XL-156).

Farmers complain of fertilizer shortage during wheat sowing season

Published On: December 26, 2021 02:25 PM NPT By: Republica

SARLAHI, Dec 26: Farmers in Sarlahi are struggling to get chemical fertilizers for the cultivation of winter crops.