Mr. Santosh Ghimire served as coordinator for Republica Online (2018-2021). Before joining Republica Online, he worked for Republica daily, Annapurna Post daily, Nayapatrika daily and Nepal Samacharpatra daily. He extensively covered Nepal's foreign policy, bureaucracy, politics and governance. Mr. Ghimire joined Nepali mainstream media in 2007. He also contributed to international media outlets including 9DASHLINE (London, United Kingdom) and Xinhua News Agency (China). He was a SAF-Madanjeet Singh scholar at Asian College of Journalism, Chennai, India (2012-2013 batch).
KATHMANDU, May 22: A case filed by the Ncell and its parent company Axiata Group for arbitration regarding the capital gains tax (CGT) assessed on the telecom company by the Government of Nepal has been officially registered at the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID).
KATHMANDU, May 11: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc were agreed to cooperate and coordinate between the two countries at regional and international forums including the United Nations.
KATHMANDU, April 27: A joint communique issued after the conclusion of the Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation has also incorporated the much-talked about Nepal-China Trans-Himalayan Multi-Dimensional Connectivity Network and Nepal-China cross-border railway.
KATHMANDU, April 20: The government has appointed former Additional Inspector General of Armed Police Force Rajesh Shrestha the executive director of the Institute of Foreign Affairs (IFA) – a think tank affiliated to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA).
KATHMANDU, Feb 18: Nepal's candidate Bandana Rana has been elected as vice-chairperson at the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) for two years on Monday.
KATHMANDU, Feb 10: Nearly two weeks after co-chairman of ruling Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, issued a strong-worded statement against the United States stance on the ongoing Venezuelan political crisis, US Ambassador to Nepal Randy Berry held a meeting with Dahal recently.
KATHMANDU, Feb 8: The Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration has completed the adjustment of 56 secretaries, 662 joint secretaries and 848 under secretaries to the three tiers of government so far, officials said on Friday.
KATHMANDU, Jan 16 : Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who is visiting Switzerland from January 22 to 25, will hold meetings with leaders from various countries including Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on the margins of Annual World Economic Forum, sources said on Wednesday.
KATHMANDU, Jan 11: The Rabindra Mishra-led faction of the Bibeksheel Sajha Party Nepal (BSPN) said that it was taken by surprise by the news of some of party's central committee members' abrupt move to register a new party at the Election Commission, on Friday.
KATHMANDU, January 10: Bibeksheel SajhaParty’s intra-party feud is likely to further escalate as the two major factions are at loggerheads over several issues, including the party's future course of action and performance of the existing leadership, party insiders said on Thursday.
KATHMANDU, Dec 26: Co-chairman of Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Wednesday proposed to set up an intra-party taskforce in a bid to finalize the party's much-delayed unification process in district level and various sister organizations by mid-January.
KATHMANDU, Dec 22: Days after the United States of America sought Nepal’s central role in its ambitious Indo-Pacific strategy, Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has said that Nepal does not believe in any strategic alliances and will not enter into such activities.