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Entrepreneurs set various preconditions to resume public transportation

Published On: July 10, 2020 08:32 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: The Federation of Nepali National Transport Entrepreneurs on Friday put forth various preconditions for the resumption of public transportation.

Kathmandu Valley records 42 new cases of coronavirus

Published On: July 10, 2020 07:25 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: As many as 42 new cases of coronavirus were confirmed in the Kathmandu Valley in the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Population said.

Press Council Nepal draws Press Council of India's attention over baseless propaganda of some Indian media

Published On: July 10, 2020 06:46 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: Taking a strong exception to contents produced by some Indian news channels including Zee News which linked Prime Minister KP Oli with Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Hou Yanqi, Press Council Nepal (PCN) has drawn the attention of Press Council of India.

118 new cases of coronavirus confirmed in the past 24 hours : Health Ministry

Published On: July 10, 2020 04:36 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: As many as 118 new cases of coronavirus were confirmed during tests conducted at various 25 laboratories across the country in the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Population said.

Incessant rain hampers production and supply of 500 MW of electricity across Nepal

Published On: July 10, 2020 03:42 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: The generation and supply of about 500 megawatt of electricity has been hampered due to the incessant rain and rise in the levels of rivers across the nation.

Locusts at Rajasthan heading northeast, risk of entering Nepal

Published On: July 10, 2020 02:50 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: The locusts that are currently at Rajasthan, India, are heading toward the northeast, posing a risk of entering Nepal, according to experts.

NC expresses sorrow over loss of life and property due to floods, landslides

Published On: July 10, 2020 02:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC) has expressed sorrow over the loss of lives and property as a result of the floods and landslides triggered by the incessant rainfall in the past few days in different parts of the country.

Three killed, 11 missing in landslides in West Rukum and Jajarkot

Published On: July 10, 2020 01:48 PM NPT By: Republica

SURKHET: At least three people were killed and 11 are missing when a landslide triggered by heavy rainfall swept away houses in West Rukum and Jajarkot districts.

Gurkha soldier from Nepal killed in Pak firing in Jammu and Kashmir

Published On: July 10, 2020 01:13 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: A Gurkha soldier serving in the Indian Army was killed in an unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan in the Nowshera Sector in Rajouri District (J&K) early morning Friday. The deceased has been identified as Havildar Sambur Gurung of Gorkha district.

NCP Standing Committee meeting postponed for a week

Published On: July 10, 2020 12:41 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: The Standing Committee meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has been postponed for another seven days.

Civil society leaders urge political parties to maintain constitution stability as ruling NCP faces deep intra-party dispute

Published On: July 10, 2020 12:29 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: A group of civil society leaders have urged the political parties and their leaders to pursue their agenda only through the parliamentary route, with full transparency.

Cable operators decide not to air Indian news channels in Nepal

Published On: July 10, 2020 07:31 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: Nepali cable service providers have stopped airing Indian news channels in Nepal. Multi System Operators (MSOs) in Nepal have decided that all the Indian news channels except Doordarshan, the state-owned television channel in India, will not be broadcast in Nepal.

Indian media under fire in Nepal for running baseless reports on PM Oli, Chinese ambassador

Published On: July 10, 2020 05:30 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 10: Indian media outlets including Zee News TV channel have come under fire in Nepal for their baseless propaganda against Nepal government and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli

SC orders govt to publicize details of relief distributed to people during lockdown

Published On: July 9, 2020 09:48 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 9: The Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday ordered the government to publicize the details of relief provided to the ordinary public during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Daily Commentary: Stocks slightly up as market consolidates

Published On: July 9, 2020 07:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 9: Some selling pressure was evident in the initial trading hour as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index traded 15 points lower in the morning. Nonetheless, stocks saw upbeat movement after mid-day as the market recouped earlier losses to trade slightly in the green. Subsequently, the market wavered close to its opening level throughout the remaining trading hours. The index ended the day with a modest gain of 4.57 points at 1,331.10.

Flood damages Middle Bhotekoshi Hydroelectric Project, production date likely to be deferred further

Published On: July 9, 2020 07:23 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 9: The Middle Bhotekoshi Hydroelectric Project, which has already been delayed by half a decade, is very likely to miss even the revised deadline for commercial production as the project was hit by the rain-triggered floods Wednesday night.

Six people arrested on charge of selling gold-inscribed ancient Buddhist scripture

Published On: July 9, 2020 06:09 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 9: Police have arrested six persons from Chandragiri area in the capital on Thursday as they were bargaining over price to sell ancient religious scripture inscribed with gold.

Public transportation fare to go up by 50%

Published On: July 9, 2020 05:55 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 9: The government has said that public transportation fare is increasing by 50 percent until the next decision as vehicles are allowed to carry only 50 percent of their total capacity.

Govt decides to operate short-distance public transportation within the district

Published On: July 9, 2020 05:50 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 9: Although Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases have been increasing at an alarming rate, the government has decided to allow short-distance public transport to resume their service.

FNCCI seeks loan repayment holiday extension for businesses battered by COVID-19

Published On: July 9, 2020 05:01 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 9: The Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) has sought the deferral of loan repayment to banks and financial institutions (BFIs) until the economy returns to normality.