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Lawmakers indifferent toward plights of flood victims

Published On: July 16, 2019 08:45 AM NPT By: Republica

JANAKPUR, July 16: Following the havoc wreaked by the recent floods in eight districts of Province 2, some political party leaders have visited the incident sites to take stock of the situation and distribute relief to the victims. However, most of the leaders are still to reach out to the victims.

Supply of mango and pineapple down 80%

Published On: July 16, 2019 08:22 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 16: Supply of fruits including mango and pineapple has reduced by around 80% after pesticide residue test has been made mandatory for fruits and vegetables coming from India. “Nowadays, we supply only 15-20 tons of mangoes every day due to pesticide issues.

Flood death toll hits 79

Published On: July 16, 2019 07:36 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 16: The number of people killed in floods and landslides since Thursday reached 79 on Monday. Dozens are still missing.

Oppn, ruling MPs criticize speaker over House deferral

Published On: July 16, 2019 07:31 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 16: Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara on Monday deferred the House meeting for over a week, drawing criticism from the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) as well as the ruling party lawmakers representing the areas affected by floods and landslides.

CIAA charges 6 BPKIHS officials, 2 suppliers with corruption

Published On: July 16, 2019 07:14 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 16: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Monday filed a case against six officials of the BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) including its former vice-chancellor Bal Bhadra Prasad Das and two suppliers at the Special Court on charges of corruption.

Agro loss in Province 1 estimated at Rs 815.47m

Published On: July 16, 2019 07:03 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 16: The incessant rain during the last couple of days has caused agricultural losses in Province 1 amounting to around Rs 815.47 million, according to a preliminary report prepared by the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development.

Court ruling for VLN puts govt in fix

Published On: July 16, 2019 06:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 16: A visa service provider which is at the heart of a high-profile corruption case in Malaysia and a long-running legal battle in Nepal has received a clean chit in a case disputing its legality.

'Unfriendly environment hinders investment'

Published On: July 16, 2019 05:00 AM NPT By: Republica

RAMECHHAP, July 16: Concerned authorities of the district have complained that lack of proper business environment in the district has been hindering entrepreneurs from making investments.

Sebon unveils policies and programs for FY 2019/20

Published On: July 16, 2019 04:30 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 16: The Securities Board of Nepal (Sebon) has unveiled a 72-point Policy and Program for Fiscal Year 2019/20 for the development of the securities and commodities exchange market.

Nepse up for a second straight day with a 5-point advance

Published On: July 16, 2019 04:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 16: Stocks posted sideways movement in the initial trading hour on Monday. Nonetheless, the market witnessed some improvement at mid-day with the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) climbing 5 points higher.

NRB extends loans repayment deadline by 15 days

Published On: July 16, 2019 03:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 16: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has extended the deadline for the repayment of principal, interest and installment of loans by an additional 15 days.

Everest International Model United Nations Conference kicks off

Published On: July 16, 2019 02:30 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 16: The 2019 Everest International Model United Nations (EIMUN) Conference kicked off in Kathmandu on Monday.

Come for talks

Published On: July 16, 2019 02:00 AM NPT By: Republica

Netra Bikram Chand-led outfit—‘outfit’ because it has not been registered in the Election Commission and it is guided by violence—has to be contained.

Infographics: India's second mission to moon

Published On: July 16, 2019 12:05 AM NPT By: Republica

India is all set to launch its second mission to the Moon on July 15, 2019. Named Chandrayaan-2, the mission will go where no other country has ever gone before - the Moon’s south polar region.

First Edition of Indigenous Film Award to organize in Thailand

Published On: July 15, 2019 09:00 PM NPT By: Republica

Nation’s first ‘Indigenous Film and Music Award’ is scheduled to be held in Thailand. Hukum Multimedia is set to organize the award.

K-Town Actors who criticized National Film Award held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan

Published On: July 15, 2019 08:00 PM NPT By: Republica

Be it because of poor management or result of award distribution, National Film Award that held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, Sheetal Niwas, Maharajgunj, faced criticism.

Screenwriting workshop in Makwanpur

Published On: July 15, 2019 07:00 PM NPT By: Republica

In collaboration with Film Development Board Nepal, Nepal Film and Cultural Academy (NFCA) is organizing a screenwriting workshop in Makwanpur district from August 21 for 7 days.

Robin And The New Revolution to release ‘Muglan’

Published On: July 15, 2019 03:07 PM NPT By: Republica

Nepali rock band, Robin And The New Revolution is coming up with their fourth studio album, ‘Muglan’ on July 24, Wednesday.

Everest Hack to organize PUBG competition

Published On: July 15, 2019 11:52 AM NPT By: Republica

Everest Hack, who holds the biggest Hackathon of Nepal, is all set to organize the PUBG competition during the Everest Hack Expo at NAMI College, Jorpati on July 21, Sunday. The competition will start in the afternoon.

Valley pollution levels for July 14, 2019

Published On: July 15, 2019 11:39 AM NPT By: Republica

Valley pollution levels for July 14, 2019