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.

Agrawal arrested with INR 1.1 million counterfeit Indian currency notes

Published On: October 6, 2021 11:59 AM NPT By: RSS

MANGALBARE, Oct 6: Police have arrested Anup Agrawal of Suryodaya Municipality in possession of counterfeit Indian currency.

Nepal bags four gold medals in Chemnitz Open Karate Championship

Published On: October 4, 2021 12:06 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Nepal has clinched four gold and two bronze medals at the Chemnitz Open Karate Championship held in Germany. Nepal's Mandey Kazi Shrestha won two gold medals. He won gold in male senior single kata and in a competition in the above 30 years age group. Shrestha had also bagged two gold medals in the 13th South Asian Games (SAG).

NC Regional Convention: Bohra and Budha elected

Published On: October 3, 2021 11:02 AM NPT By: RSS

KARNALI, Oct 3: The Nepali Congress (NC) has completed the election of the regional working committee of Jumla and the regional representative of Karnali Province. The Regional Convention was held on Saturday under the 14th general convention of the party.

Manang welcomes foreign tourists, health protocols compliance mandatory

Published On: September 29, 2021 12:00 PM NPT By: RSS

MANANG, Sept 29: The Manang District Administration Office has allowed the entry of foreign tourists into the district amid COVID-19. But the DAO has made it mandatory for the visiting tourists to strictly follow health safety protocols.

Birgunj customs collects Rs 40 billion in revenue in over two months

Published On: September 29, 2021 09:10 AM NPT By: RSS

BIRGUNJ, Sept 29: The country's biggest Birgunj Customs Office has collected the total Rs 40.6 billion in revenue so far since the fiscal year that began on August 16.

Leadership in four municipalities elected unopposed in Lamjung district

Published On: September 26, 2021 10:35 AM NPT By: RSS

LAMJUNG, Sept 26: Nepali Congress (NC) leadership in four rural municipalities has been elected unopposed in Lamjung district. Meghraj Gurung in Dudhpokhari, Pas Bahadur Gurung in Kwalasonthar, Krishna Bahadur Gurung in Marsyangdi and Bhiksha Ghale in Dordi have been elected unopposed as presidents in the municipal-level convention held on Saturday.

Transport entrepreneurs call for opening obstructed highways

Published On: September 23, 2021 11:36 AM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Sept 23: The National Federation of Nepalese Transport Entrepreneurs (NFNTE) has called for immediately opening the roads that have been obstructed due to rain.

Nepali woman designs dresses for top ten finalists of Miss Grand Belgium

Published On: September 22, 2021 06:13 PM NPT By: RSS

Arati Pradhan Kafley from Nepal has designed dresses for the top 10 finalists of Miss Grand Belgium-2021, a renowned beauty contest in Belgium. The finale was held in Lint city, Belgium. She is the first Nepali designer to get selected for the beauty pageant.

Three buried to death in landslide in Gulmi

Published On: September 22, 2021 10:40 AM NPT By: RSS

GULMI, Sept 22: At least three people died after a landslide buried their house in Gulmi.

International Day of Peace being observed today

Published On: September 21, 2021 09:48 AM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: The International Day of Peace is being observed across the country today.

7-km new track road constructed

Published On: September 20, 2021 08:30 AM NPT By: RSS

BAGMATI, Sept 20: A new track road stretching seven kilometers has been constructed under the Terai-Madhes Road Infrastructure Special Program. The Road Division Office Hetauda had built the road in Makawanpur, Bara and Parsa districts in the fiscal year 2020/21.

Nepal beats Oman by seven wickets

Published On: September 19, 2021 09:47 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Nepal defeated Oman by seven wickets in the ICC World Cup Cricket League-2 One Day International (ODI) Tri-series. Oman had given the target of 122 runs for Nepal.

Nepal calls for enhanced level of support from int'l community

Published On: September 18, 2021 06:46 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Foreign Secretary Bharat Raj Paudyal has highlighted the consequences of COVID-19 pandemic on the people, societies and economies of the LDCs, including Nepal, and called for equitable, affordable and universal access to vaccines.

24th Memorial Day of late Ganeshman Singh being observed today

Published On: September 18, 2021 07:56 AM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: The 24th memorial day of Ganeshman Singh, the supreme commander of the 1990 people's movement for the restoration of democracy, is being celebrated today by organizing a variety of programs.

Pathibhara temple reopens

Published On: September 17, 2021 09:43 AM NPT By: RSS

PHUNGLING, Sept 17: The Pathibhara temple in Taplejung district, which remained closed to devotees for the past five months, has reopened for devotees from today. The temple was closed citing fear of the risks of further spread of the COVID-19.

70 percent migrant workers say they will not choose same recruitment agency again

Published On: September 16, 2021 12:19 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: More than two-thirds of Nepali migrant workers abroad will not choose the same recruitment agency they chose the first time if they were to go again on foreign employment. This is the finding of an analysis report of the Migrant Recruitment Advisor (MRA) in Nepal which was shared in a sub-regional South Asia meeting on MRA organized by the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) here on Wednesday.

Rain with thunder, lightning forecast

Published On: September 15, 2021 01:26 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: The weather will remain generally cloudy throughout the country with light to moderate rainfall accompanied by thunder and lightning in most parts today.

Scrub typhus cases increasing in Baitadi

Published On: September 15, 2021 11:49 AM NPT By: RSS

BAITADI, Sept 15: The risk of scrub typhus has increased in recent days in the district. The risk of the disease has increased after scrub typhus infection was found in people coming to the hospital and health facilities seeking treatment.

Nepal improves in ODI ranking

Published On: September 15, 2021 10:45 AM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: Nepal has improved its standing in the International Cricket Council (ICC) ranking by one place.

3 killed, 24 injured in bus-truck collision

Published On: September 14, 2021 12:06 PM NPT By: RSS

KAWASOTI, Sept 14: Three persons were killed and 24 injured in a bus-truck collision at Nawalpur along the East-West Highway this morning. A bus (SuPra 2-001) en route to Mahendranagar from Kakadbhitta collided with a truck (Na6Kha 7126) at Gaidakot-10 of Nawalpur.