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The National News Agency (RSS), having nationwide network, is the largest and longest serving news agency in Nepal. It was established in 2018 BS under the Rastriya Samachar Samiti Act, 2019 BS, merging two privately owned news agencies with a view to facilitating newspapers and broadcast media.
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Rasuwagadhi-Kerung checkpoint to be fully operational from Monday

Published On: February 28, 2021 04:29 PM NPT By: RSS

RASUWA, Feb 28: The Rasuwagadhi-Kerung checkpoint in Rasuwa district, one of the major trade points with China, will be reopened in a full-fledged way from Monday, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA).

New mother dies in lack of timely treatment

Published On: February 28, 2021 02:54 PM NPT By: RSS

PYUTHAN, Feb 28: A new mother in Pyuthan district lost her life in lack of timely medical intervention on Sunday.

Parties will forge an understanding: Speaker Sapkota

Published On: February 27, 2021 05:56 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota has expressed confidence that an understanding will be forged among the political parties with the reinstatement of the dissolved House of Representatives.

National Youth Council chairs appointed in 71 districts

Published On: February 27, 2021 04:07 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: The National Youth Council has appointed district chairs in 71 districts. The posts were lying vacant since July last year.

KMC, KU sign MoU for maintaining Kathmandu's sanitation

Published On: February 27, 2021 02:18 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) and Kathmandu University (KU) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for maintaining Kathmandu city's cleanliness and sanitation.

WEATHER ALERT: Light rain forecast

Published On: February 27, 2021 01:23 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: The weather will be partly to generally cloudy in the hilly region of the country due to the influence of the Westerly wind with chances of light rain accompanied by thunder at some places.

Lamichhane leaves for Pakistan to play PSL

Published On: February 27, 2021 01:21 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Nepali leg-Spinner Sandeep Lamichhane has left for Pakistan to play in Pakistan Super League (PSL) on Saturday.

Fourth Nepal-Bangladesh Youth Conference begins in Kathmandu today

Published On: February 27, 2021 08:53 AM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: The fourth Nepal-Bangladesh Youth Conference is set to kick off in the capital on Saturday. The event was earlier deferred due to COVID-19 pandemic.

Monetary offerings at Pashupatinath via ‘QR Code’ system

Published On: February 26, 2021 05:10 PM NPT By: RSS

Devotees can now make monetary offerings at Pashupatinath through a ‘QR Code’ system.

Minister Aryal pledges implementation of modern agriculture technology

Published On: February 25, 2021 07:30 PM NPT By: RSS

LAMJUNG, Feb 25: Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Development Padma Kumari Aryal has pledged to implement the Israeli agriculture technology to aid the government's goal of commercialization and modernization of the agriculture sector in Nepal.

Two ambassadors sworn in

Published On: February 25, 2021 06:15 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: The resident ambassadors of Nepal to the United Kingdom and South Africa, Lok Darshan Regmi and Dr Nirmal Kumar Bishwokarma, respectively, took the oath of office and secrecy in the witness of President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Thursday.

Death of over 1,000 chicken in two days worries farmers

Published On: February 25, 2021 05:00 PM NPT By: RSS

ILLAM, Feb 25: Death of chicken in bulk in the district has worried farmers. One thousand two hundred chickens died on Sunday and Monday alone, causing losses worth over Rs 450,000, said a poultry trader Binod Pokharel. The chickens in question have shown illness, he said. The chickens died due to the Newcastle disease, said the Veterinary Hospital and Livestock Service Expert Centre, Ilam.

PM Oli laying foundation stone for China-Nepal Friendship Industrial Park in Jhapa on Sunday

Published On: February 25, 2021 10:43 AM NPT By: RSS

JHAPA, Feb 25: The foundation stone is being laid for the development of China-Nepal Friendship Industrial Park, the largest industrial estate in Nepal, in Jhapa on Sunday. The estate lies some eight kilometers south of Damak city.

Foreign Minister Gyawali addresses 46th Session of the Human Rights Council

Published On: February 24, 2021 03:10 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has addressed the High-level Segment of the 46th Session of the Human Rights Council via a pre-recorded video statement on Wednesday.

Weather to be partly to generally cloudy

Published On: February 23, 2021 04:52 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Most places in the country will remain partly to generally cloudy and there is a possibility of rainfall and snowfall at some places due to partly influence of the westerly wind.

All should respect judiciary's decision: DPM Pokhrel

Published On: February 23, 2021 01:16 PM NPT By: RSS

CHITWAN, Feb 23: Deputy Prime Minister Ishwar Pokhrel has said the democrats should accept and respect the decision of the judiciary. He said so while addressing a news conference organised by the Press Organisation Chitwan here today.

Lost territory will be returned: PM Oli

Published On: February 22, 2021 07:43 PM NPT By: RSS

KANCHANPUR, Feb 22: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that informal talks were being held with India on the basis of facts and evidence to return the lost territory of Sudur Paschim. Laying the foundation stone for the Daiji Chela Industrial Zone in Bedkot municipality-2 today, he said the Nepali territory will be returned at any cost.

20% of women undergoing safe abortion in Karnali are girls under 18

Published On: February 22, 2021 06:56 PM NPT By: RSS

SURKHET, Feb 22: Ten to 20 per cent among the women undergoing safe abortion in Karnali Province are teenage girls, the Ministry of Social Development of the province government stated.

Former MP Ranabhat passes away

Published On: February 22, 2021 06:29 PM NPT By: RSS

CHITWAN, Feb 22: Former Member of Parliament (MP) Eknath Ranabhat passed away on Monday while undergoing treatment at Chitwan Medical College.  He was 69. He had been hospitalized since the past 16 days after he suffered a stroke.  He was hypertensive. He breathed his last at 1:58 pm.

DPM Pokhrel upbeat about timely fresh polls

Published On: February 22, 2021 03:30 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Deputy Prime Minister Ishwar Pokhrel has said all quarters related to the election have geared up for the election.