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Kamal Pariyar

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CIB intercepts 33 kg 'smuggled' gold

Published On: January 6, 2017 05:14 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: Based on the intelligence provided by the global police, Interpol, the Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police on Thursday intercepted 33 kg of 'smuggled' gold from Pinglasthan of Kathmandu after the valuables were being taken to the market following customs clearance at the Tribhuvan International Airport.

3 held with 50 grams of brown sugar

Published On: January 4, 2017 04:13 PM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Jan 4: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) of Nepal   Police on Wednesday arrested three people with 50 grams of brown sugar from Kalanki area.

Absconding real estate entrepreneur Sudhir Basnet arrested

Published On: December 29, 2016 03:20 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: Nepal Police on Tuesday night arrested real estate entrepreneur Sudhir Basnet, who was absconding since August 2014 after the Supreme Court convicted him of defrauding several individuals, financial institutions and companies. Basnet is also the promoter of Oriental Cooperatives.

Banning street vendors helped to timely control fire on time

Published On: December 28, 2016 01:40 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: The recent campaign on banning street vendors along the streets of Ason, Indrachowk and Hanumandhoka has helped to timely control the fire that broke out in a four-storey building in Makhantole of Kathmandu on Tuesday afternoon.

Police find new lead on stolen idols from Jumla

Published On: December 27, 2016 12:30 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: With the seizure of a conch shell in Kathmandu last week, Nepal Police has found a new lead on the stolen idols from the renowned Chandannath Temple in Jumla last month.

No bidders for NA aircraft, spares auction

Published On: December 23, 2016 05:43 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 23: In its fourth attempt to auction off military aircraft including six helicopters, Nepal Army did not receive a single bid from any independent group or subgroup. The bidding was started at Rs 156 million.

Army plan to buy medium size twin-engine chopper put off

Published On: December 22, 2016 01:50 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: Although the government had decided last July to purchase three helicopters--one medium and two light--for disaster response and rescue operations, the purchase of medium-size twin-engine helicopters has been put off as the price ceiling exceeded an earlier deal.

Interpol preparing to reinstate Red Corner Notice against Baker

Published On: December 21, 2016 01:00 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Nepal Police has become successful in convincing the Interpol that the Red Corner Notice issued against most wanted wildlife 'smuggler' is valid and the police force is hopeful of getting judgment in its favor.

Anti-narcotics veteran Paneru is addicted to his job

Published On: December 20, 2016 01:10 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: In July 1998, Krishna Gopal Paneru got wind of a hashish (charas) racket active in Dhading district. He vowed to himself to bust it and started an undercover operation.

Last king of Mustang dies at 86

Published On: December 17, 2016 12:00 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 17: When Jigme Dorje Palbar Bista, who was revered as  king in Mustang culture, turned frail a few months ago, he sensed that the end was near. He then suggested to his son, “Never migrate from the village and the district”. Family members said these were the last words he uttered.

Nepal Police prepares Interpol conference in full swing

Published On: December 16, 2016 08:22 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: With just one month left for the 23rd Interpol Regional Conference, Nepal Police has intensified its preparation to hold meeting in Kathmandu from January 18-20. The mega event, which is being hosted by Nepal after 27 years, brings together top cops and few ministers from 53 countries across Asia and the South Pacific region to Kathmandu. Interpol’s President Meng Hongwei has confirmed his participation in the event.

Youths opt for controlled drugs over hard drugs

Published On: December 15, 2016 07:20 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: Bijay Tamang of Kamalamai municipality in Sindhuli district put on a reluctant smile and pointed to his right leg's wounds caused by poorly injecting controlled drugs.

5 held for Raj Kumar Lama’s murder charge

Published On: December 14, 2016 06:27 PM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Metropolitan Crime Division (MPCD), Teku has arrested five people for their alleged involvement in the murder of taxi driver Raj Kumar Lama

Five held for trafficking controlled narcotics drug

Published On: December 12, 2016 04:10 PM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) of Nepal Police has arrested five people on the charge of trafficking pharmaceutical drugs from the capital.

Bauddha area tense after cabby’s ‘suspicious’ death, police beat set on fire (Update)

Published On: December 11, 2016 12:06 PM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 11: Bauddha Nayabasti area is tense following the death of a taxi driver Ram Kumar Lama. Locals have intensified protest against the death of Lama calling it suspicious. Irate locals have set a police beat on fire.

Elderly inmates pose burden for prison management

Published On: December 8, 2016 08:31 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 8: Even though the prison management has urged the government to reduce the number of prisoners by releasing non-violent inmates, the number of sexagenarian inmates has reached 308, causing burden for prison management in lack of proper care and support for them.

Scant incentive fails to impress informers of gold smuggling

Published On: December 5, 2016 01:10 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Despite regular efforts by law enforcement agencies to curb gold smuggling, the rate of seizure of illegally smuggled gold has been declining as scant incentives have failed to impress the informers to blow the whistle.

Security agencies on the alert for possible clashes

Published On: December 3, 2016 12:30 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Dec 3: Keeping in view of the growing grievances of the public over the constitution amendment bill that might spur clashes, the Ministry of Home Affairs has warned security agencies to remain alert about the possible repetition of the Tikapur incident of last year that left eight people dead. The ministry has also instructed the security forces to avoid excessive use of force to control mob.

Six Nepalis arrested for transporting explosives from India

Published On: November 30, 2016 12:20 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: Nepal Police and Indian police have separately arrested six Nepali nationals accusing them of being involved in transporting huge quantity of explosives from Siliguri, a city in West Bengal of India, to Nepal.

"Complaints against police helping in effective policing"

Published On: November 29, 2016 02:00 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: With growing number of genuine complaints registered against Nepal Police, the law enforcement agency said that the public complaints have helped in improving the police force in over three years.