Tapendra Karki

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Notorious gangster ‘Baghe’ arrested along with 18 others on charge of theft

Published On: October 18, 2019 02:56 PM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: Police have arrested gangster Sandesh Lama aka ‘Baghe’ and 18 other sand-depot operators on Friday on the charge of theft.

Former Speaker Mahara arrested over sexual harassment accusations

Published On: October 6, 2019 06:14 PM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: Police have arrested immediate past speaker of the House of Representatives on Sunday, hours after Kathmandu District Court permitted the police administration to launch probe an investigation over alleged sexual harassment accusations against him.

House Speaker Mahara resigns amid sexual harassment accusations

Published On: October 1, 2019 01:23 PM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Speaker of House of Representatives Krishna Bahadur Mahara has stepped down from his post on Tuesday.

PM advises Speaker Mahara to step down from his post

Published On: October 1, 2019 11:53 AM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has advised Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara to step down from his post after the latter has been accused of sexually harassing a female employee.

10 held on charge of looting 5.3 million rupees from ADBL

Published On: September 25, 2019 09:11 AM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Police have arrested 10 persons on the charge of looting cash of Rs 5.3 million from Agricultural Development Bank Limited.

300 households displaced in Sarlahi as ‘loan shark produces fake loan documents’

Published On: September 1, 2019 08:23 AM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Sep 1: As many as 300 people from Sarlahi who have taken loans from Shyam Krishna Kalawar Sah, a local loan shark, have arrived in Kathmandu seeking justice from government authorities after Sah “terrorized” them by preparing false documents.

Government employee found dead at Singha Durbar

Published On: August 20, 2019 01:40 PM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, August 20: A government employee was found dead at Singha Durbar, the central administrative secretariat of the country.

Former crown prince Shah attacks on-duty policeman at TIA (with video)

Published On: August 19, 2019 08:31 AM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Aug 19: Former crown prince Paras Shah has manhandled an on-duty policeman at Tribhuvan International Airport.

Ex-envoy Jha murder case: Police arrest security guard

Published On: August 18, 2019 08:15 PM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Aug 18: Police have arrested a man suspected of involvement in the murder of former ambassador to France Keshav Raj Jha.

Rabi Lamichhane arrested in connection with 'journalist's suicide'

Published On: August 16, 2019 06:00 AM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Aug 16: Police on Thursday arrested three persons including Rabi Lamicchane, a television presenter, in connection with an apparent suicide of journalist Shalikram Pudasaini.

NCP secretariat meeting deferred till Friday citing PM’s health issues

Published On: August 15, 2019 05:25 PM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Aug 15: The crucial secretariat meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has been postponed till Friday at 3 pm.

More Chand outfit members arrested, no progress seen in talks

Published On: August 11, 2019 06:30 AM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: The government appears to be on the offensive against the outlawed Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) led by Netra Bikram Chand, as police continue to arrest key members of the outfit instead of gearing up initiatives for talks.

DAOs under scanner on charge of issuing citizenship to Indians

Published On: August 7, 2019 07:45 AM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Aug 7: The government has decided to grill the district administration offices (DAOs) in the southern plains which share a border with India after eight Indians were found to have obtained Nepali citizenship by submitting forged documents.

Chinese national held with 4 kgs of gold at TIA

Published On: August 5, 2019 09:58 AM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: A Chinese national was held with four kilograms of smuggled gold from the Tribhuwan International Airport on Sunday night.

SC hints Paudel panel’s probe in gold scam incomplete

Published On: August 3, 2019 06:48 AM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: The Supreme Court on Friday indicated that investigations in the 33 kg gold scam conducted by a panel led by Joint Secretary Ishwar Paudel were incomplete, and also upheld the decisions of the high court and district court except concerning one accused.

Kalanki incident takes new turn, two guns seized not used in incident

Published On: August 1, 2019 01:41 PM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, August 1: Two guns believed to have been used by an unidentified group who opened fire on the house of Former under-secretary Bishnu Prasad Sharma on Monday evening were reportedly not used in the firing incident.

NCP's crucial secretariat meeting deferred yet again

Published On: July 28, 2019 12:02 PM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, July 28: A secretariat meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party which was scheduled to take place today afternoon has been deferred for tomorrow.

Two policemen caught red-handed while taking bribe in capital

Published On: July 25, 2019 08:12 AM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, July 25: Two policemen belonging to Metropolitan Police Circle Gaushala were arrested while taking bribe on Wednesday evening.

Police arrest key leader of outlawed NCP from capital

Published On: July 21, 2019 08:12 AM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, July 21: Police have arrested Maila Lama, a key leader of the Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party (NCP), from Kathmandu.

Former PM Nepal holds meeting with senior Sri Lankan leaders

Published On: July 12, 2019 02:02 PM NPT By: Tapendra Karki

KATHMANDU, July 12: Former Prime Minister and senior leader of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) who left for Sri Lanka on July 8 to partake in a special program organized by Communist Party of Sri Lanka as the main guest has held a meeting with senior Sri Lankan leaders.