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Bishnu Prasad Aryal



Some drugs supplied by govt, pvt sector are substandard: NHRC

December 26, 2017 07:15 AM

KATHMANDU, Dec 26:  Life-saving drugs supplied to the health facilities and to the market by both the government and the private sector have been found substandard and a danger to public health.

Rat smelled in KMC medicine purchase for free distribution

December 20, 2017 05:45 AM

KATHMANDU, Dec 20:  Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Office has fallen far behind other local bodies in buying medicines for free distribution out of the budget allocated by the Ministry of Health (MoH).

Least health facilities in Province 6, most in 2

December 16, 2017 09:13 AM

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: The availability of government health facilities  in the country remains the highest in Province 2,  and the lowest in Province 6.

Least health facilities in Province 6, most in 2

December 16, 2017 08:08 AM

KATHMANDU, Dec 16:  The availability of government health facilities  in the country remains the highest in Province 2,  and the lowest in Province 6.

Student unions, TU trade blame at delay in Master’s degree exams in Valley

December 13, 2017 07:21 AM

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: The semester system enforced for the first time at Master's level in Tribhuvan University (TU)-affiliated campuses of the Kathmandu Valley has not been implemented effectively due to the delay in conducting the first semester exams.

'I'm now relieved of unwanted phone calls from power centers'

December 5, 2017 05:05 AM

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Dr Kiran Regmi, who retired as the secretary at the Ministry of Health (MoH) on Monday, described her exit as a new beginning of her life.

2.5 pc of total HIV-infected in Nepal are children under 4

December 2, 2017 03:48 AM

KATHMANDU, Dec 1: Some 2.5 percent of the HIV-infected people in Nepal are children of up to four years.

Complaints against proxy teachers, other anomalies abound: Officials

November 28, 2017 07:05 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: A large number of government teachers are reportedly getting their salaries without teaching in the schools there are assigned to. Instead, the teaching responsibility is given to stand-ins, who are then given a portion of the teachers' salaries.

Docs plagiarizing Nigerian research in paper on West Nepal

November 23, 2017 08:30 AM

Nepali doctors who plagiarized a Nigerian research paper and published it as a report relating to western Nepal have expressed regret for their misdeed and promised not to repeat it.

Docs plagiarising Nigerian research paper voice regret

November 22, 2017 05:30 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Doctors who plagiarised a Nigerian  research paper and published it as a report relating to western Nepal have expressed regret for their mistake and promised not to repeat it

TU 'unable' to settle MBBS entrance exam row

November 16, 2017 06:00 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 16:  Tribhuvan University (TU)  has been 'unable' to settle the row over the controversial entrance exams for MBBS administered by the Institute of Medicine (IOM) even though a month has already passed. TU's inability to decide the row has left the future of medical students uncertain.

Rajarshi University Act under flak over transfer of TU assets, accreditation

November 15, 2017 06:35 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 15:  Tribhuvan University (TU) is not happy over the bringing of the Rajarshi Janak University (RJU) Act that has drawn flak from stakeholders over the issues of accreditation and acquisition of property belonging to TU.

No big party shows vision in manifesto on education: Expert

November 10, 2017 06:00 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 10: None of the big parties have come up with agenda and policy in their election manifestos for uplifting the ailing education sector.

Docs who teach plagiarize for promotions: Experts

November 8, 2017 05:30 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 8: Doctors in Nepal who are into teaching are found sporadically to be plagiarizing research papers in order to get promoted to professor or to get scholarships for further studies. However, no one has faced action for plagiarizing due to lack of a record keeping system.

SC stays Sajha chief sack

November 1, 2017 04:00 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 1:  The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday issued an interim order, staying the government's decision to sack Dolindra Prasad Sharma, chairman and general manager of Sajha  Prakashan.

Five KU docs found plagiarizing research findings

October 12, 2017 08:26 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 12: A team of six doctors has been found plagiarizing the findings of research carried out by another team of three doctors, thereby violating the Copyrights Act.

People should hit the streets to support Dr KC: Prof Mathema

October 9, 2017 06:02 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 8: It has already been four days since Dr Govinda KC launched his 13th fast-unto-death demanding the enactment of the Medical Education Act in order to streamline medical education in the country but the state continues to exhibit the lack of seriousness to address his demands.

People should hit the streets to support Dr KC: Prof Mathema

October 8, 2017 20:55 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 9: It's already been four days since Dr Govinda KC launched his 13th fast-unto-death demanding the enactment of the Medical Education Act in order to streamline medical education in the country but the state continues to exhibit the lack of seriousness to address his demands.

Dr KC on 12th fast-unto-death over Medical Education Act

September 26, 2017 07:06 AM

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: After the government moved to bring the Medical Education Act with modifications that are against the  recommendations of the Mathema Report, Dr Govinda KC, professor at the Institute of Medicine (IOM), launched 12th fast-unto-death on Monday.

Dr KC on 12th fast-unto-death over Medical Education Act

September 26, 2017 05:15 AM

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: After the government moved to bring the Medical Education Act with modifications that are against the recommendations of the Mathema Report, Dr Govinda KC, professor at the Institute of Medicine (IOM), launched 12th fast-unto-death on Monday.