Tapendra Karki



3 Hundi operators arrested in Kathmandu

May 19, 2019 16:41 PM

KATHMANDU, May 19: Acting on a tip-off, a team of police has raided in a flat in Chabahil Ganesthan and arrested three people involved in Hundi, the illegal money transfer system.

Government transfers two AIGs

May 7, 2019 12:15 PM

KATHMANDU, May 7: The government has transferred two additional inspector generals of police.

Oli defends Bhandari over 'my government'

May 5, 2019 06:00 AM

KATHMANDU, May 5: Amid widespread criticism over President Bidya Devi Bhandari's choice of words while unveiling the government's annual policies and programs in parliament, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has come to the president's defense.

Three Chinese nationals arrested with three kg gold hiding in rectum

April 11, 2019 21:22 PM

KATHMANDU, April 11: Three Chinese nationals have been arrested at Tribhuvan International Airport for possessing 3.3 kg of gold in the rectum.

Biplab-led party withdraws strike

March 27, 2019 20:48 PM

KATHMANDU, March 27: The Netra Bikram Chand ‘Biplab’-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) has withdrawn the strike of March 30.

Four commanders of Chand-led party arrested from Kavre

March 20, 2019 10:38 AM

KATHMANDU, March 20: Police have arrested four commanders of Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party from Kavre.

Chand-led CPN's politburo member Mohan Karki arrested in capital

March 16, 2019 10:22 AM

KATHMANDU, March 16: Police have arrested Communist Party of Nepal politburo member Mohan Karki alias Jibanta.

Biplav's people walk free as police await arrest order

March 5, 2019 06:04 AM

KATHMANDU, March 4: Police have failed to book key leaders of the Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav)-led Communist Party Nepal (CPN) as the former do not have any orders to do so from the Ministry of Home Affairs.

Ex-Singapore Police Gurung dies in Nakkhu blast

February 24, 2019 07:28 AM

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: When Sim Prasad Gurung was passing by the Ncell headquarters gate at Nakkhu, Lalitpur he noticed a suspicious object. Concerned by it, he parked his car (Ba 20 Cha 1032) alongside the road and headed toward the gate to ask about it. Just as he stepped toward the object, it exploded. Shrapnel from the blast riddled his body. Gurung, 49, was returning home after visiting friends at Bhaisepati. He was a retired member of the Singapore Police.

Explosive detonated in front of Ncell office

February 22, 2019 21:07 PM

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: An explosive went off in front of Ncell office at Bhaisepati on Friday evening. However, nobody has claimed the responsibilities for the incident.

Amid controversy, Lucky Sherpa resigns as ambassador to Australia

February 1, 2019 12:38 PM

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: Lucky Sherpa has stepped down as the Ambassador to Australia stating that it was against her ethics to continue serving as the ambassador amid allegations of human trafficking. Sherpa resigned from her position following direction from Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and co-chairperson of Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

18-year-old under CIB's radar for alleged involvement in Nirmala's rape and murder

December 6, 2018 11:15 AM

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: CIB has resumed recording of an 18-year-old for his alleged involvement in the rape and murder of Nirmal Panta, DIG and chief of Central Investigation Bureau, Niraj Shah said. The accused's DNA report is yet to come. The 18-year old's DNA was sent for inspection on Monday.

SP Bista, Inspector Bhatta sacked for gross negligence, destroying evidence

October 26, 2018 06:17 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 25: The Ministry of Home Affairs has dismissed then SP Dilli Raj Bista and police inspector Jagdish Bhatta.

Gamblers who jumped off the roof to flee a police raid die of injuries

October 6, 2018 09:10 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: Two gamblers who had tried to flee a late night police raid yesterday were killed after they succumbed to their injuries while jumping off from a house roof. Three others have sustained injuries.

IGP ouster demand irks NCP student wing’s rank and file

October 5, 2018 06:34 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: A serious dispute has surfaced within the two student wings of the ruling NCP over their demand to sack Nepal Police chief Sarbendra Khanal for the police failure to resolve the Nirmala rape and murder case.

Police headquarters forms ‘strong’ probe committee

September 16, 2018 16:52 PM

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: The police headquarters has formed yet another probe committee on Sunday to investigate the rape and murder case of Nirmala Pant.

5 more police officials suspended

September 16, 2018 06:28 AM

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: The Ministry of Home Affairs has directed the police headquarters to suspend five police officials involved in investigating the rape and murder of a 13-year-old girl in Kanchanpur with effect from Saturday accusing them of negligence.

Mastermind behind 33 kg gold smuggling case Gore arrested

May 22, 2018 12:26 PM

KATHMANDU, May 22: Chudamani Upreti alias Gore, the main accused of the 33 kg gold smuggling case, has been made public after arrest.

Recorded conversation sheds new light in gold case

May 1, 2018 07:47 AM

KATHMANDU, May 1: Nepal Police central command had sanctioned a covert operation which allowed a special squad to reach a fake settlement with mastermind of the 33 kg gold smuggling case, an alleged phone conversation between the officials concerned shows.