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.

KMC distributes 50 sets of wheel lock to control haphazard parking

Published On: August 29, 2017 12:58 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, August 29: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has provided 50 sets of wheel lock to the Metropolitan Traffic Police Division (MTPD) in a bid to support traffic police to put an end to haphazard parking of vehicles in the Kathmandu Valley.

Tactor crushes farmer to death

Published On: August 29, 2017 12:38 PM NPT By: RSS

GAUSHALA, August 29: A 70 – year – old farmer was crushed to death by a tractor being used to plough the field at Laxminiya area of Gaushala municipality – 11 of Mahottari district.

Gaura Parba carries Nepal's special identity, PM says

Published On: August 29, 2017 12:36 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, August 29: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that Gaura Parba is the special identity of Nepalis.

Teenager goes missing in Bannganga river

Published On: August 28, 2017 01:25 PM NPT By: RSS

KAPILVASTU, August 28: A teenager has reportedly gone missing after being swept by the Bannganga river of Kapilvastu.

10 kg tumour extracted from girl's abdomen in a landmark medical surgery

Published On: August 28, 2017 01:20 PM NPT By: RSS

JHAPA, August 28: In an unprecedented successful medical milestone in the country's medical history, surgeons extracted 10 kg tumour from a teenager's stomach at Om Sai Pathivara Hospital based at Bhadrapur of Jhapa.

PM Deuba visits Bodh Gaya and flying back to Nepal

Published On: August 27, 2017 01:11 PM NPT By: RSS

BODH GAYA, August 27: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who is on a five-day state visit to India, today visited Bodh Gaya in the State of Bihar, India.

Bardibas police intercepts truck transporting cows to India

Published On: August 27, 2017 12:02 PM NPT By: RSS

MAHOTTARI, August 27: At least 29 cows being illegally transported to India by dodging the customs have been taken under control.

Teenage driver killed after tractor plunges 50 metres

Published On: August 27, 2017 11:57 AM NPT By: RSS

GORKHA, August 27: A 20 – year – old youth was killed and another injured after a tractor plunged 50 metres below the road at Khoploang Sundarkhola of Palungtar municipality – 1 in Gorkha on Saturday.

Six – year – old missing boy found dead in a pond

Published On: August 27, 2017 11:53 AM NPT By: RSS

KALAIYA, August 27: A six – year – old boy missing for the past 14 hours has been found dead in a pond.

Teenager killed in lightning strike

Published On: August 25, 2017 01:37 PM NPT By: RSS

BANEPA, August 25: A teenager was killed in a lighting strike at Ghusenishivalaya area at Chaurideurali – 4 here in Kavrepalanchowk district.

Middle-aged man killed in tusker attack

Published On: August 25, 2017 01:34 PM NPT By: RSS

ILAM, August 25: A middle-aged man reportedly died in an elephant attack last night at Morange Jhoda area of Chulachuli rural municipality – 2 of Ilam.

Female devotees throng Pashupatinath Temple

Published On: August 24, 2017 10:56 AM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, August 24: Female devotees have started thronging Pashupatinath Temple from today morning to celebrate Haritalika Teej festival.

Seek experts' advice to formulate policies: former minister Pandey

Published On: August 23, 2017 10:59 AM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, August 23: CPN (UML) leader and former Finance Minister Surendra Pandey has said the government must introduce a cooperative policy at the earliest for management of the cooperatives.

PM Deuba leaves on a state visit to India

Published On: August 23, 2017 10:54 AM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, August 23: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba today left for a five – day state visit to India.

High Court injunction to people's reps not to work until next notice

Published On: August 3, 2017 02:26 PM NPT By: RSS

GAITGHAT, August 3: The High Court, Okhaldhunga has issued an interim order in the name of newly elected people's representatives of the Belaka Municipality-4 in Udyapur district not to start works until a next verdict or a decision.

Obstruction in disposal of Kathmandu's garbage removed pro-tem

Published On: August 3, 2017 02:23 PM NPT By: RSS

NUWAKOT, August 3: The obstruction by the locals of Okharpauwa in disposing of the solid waste generated in the Kathmandu Valley has been removed for the time-being.

Bailey bridge installation task begins at Larcha

Published On: August 3, 2017 02:14 PM NPT By: RSS

CHAUTARA, August 3: Construction of a Bailey bridge has begun over Bhote Koshi River along the Araniko Highway in Larcha, in the district. A motorable bridge at the site collapsed on Sunday due to a landslide triggered by the incessant rain, blocking the only highway to Tatopani, the major transit point with China.