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NCP Secretariat meeting decides to reshuffle cabinet at the earliest

Published On: September 22, 2020 05:38 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: A Secretariat meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has decided to reshuffle the cabinet at the earliest possible date to ensure the effective functioning of the government.

CEO Gyewali, Indian Ambassador jointly unveil website on India-assisted post-earthquake reconstruction projects in education sector in Nepal

Published On: September 22, 2020 05:14 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Chief Executive Officer of National Reconstruction Authority Sushil Gyewali and Indian Ambassador to Nepal Vinay M. Kwatra jointly unveiled a dedicated website on India-assisted post-earthquake reconstruction projects in the education sector in Nepal.

Kathmandu Valley reports 647 new COVID-19 cases, one fatality

Published On: September 22, 2020 04:53 PM NPT By: Republica

Total caseload in the Valley stands at 17,737; daily count records 600 plus for eight days in a row

Peacemakers from different countries share their experiences to mark Int’l Peace Day

Published On: September 22, 2020 04:46 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Lotus Mindfulness and Relaxation Services (LMRS) in Kathmandu organized a peacemaking event through meditation on the occasion of the UN International Peace Day on Monday.

Nepal’s COVID-19 case tally hits 66,632 with 1,356 new cases in past 24 hours

Published On: September 22, 2020 04:32 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: As many as 1,356 new cases of COVID-19 were detected across the country in the past 24 hours, taking Nepal’s COVID-19 tally to 66,632.

Police drag Dr KC out of ambulance, forcibly take him to Trauma Center

Published On: September 22, 2020 04:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Dr Govinda KC who was brought to Kathmandu earlier Tuesday has been forcibly taken to the National Turma Center. Dr KC, a senior orthopedic surgeon, who has been staging a hunger strike for the 19th time demanding reforms in the medical sector, was brought to Kathmandu through a flight at 11:45 AM.

Mountaineering legend Ang Rita Sherpa to be laid to rest with state honor

Published On: September 22, 2020 03:29 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: The government has decided to perform the last rites of the legendary climber Ang Rita Sherpa, who passed away on Monday, with state honors.

COVID-19 recovery rate of Province 1 is 27 percent less than national average

Published On: September 22, 2020 03:19 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: The recovery rate of COVID-19 patients in Province 1 is around 27 percent less than the national average.

Sajha to operate long-distance buses from Wednesday

Published On: September 22, 2020 03:17 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: After a halt for nearly six months, Sajha Yatayat is going to operate long-haul buses from tomorrow. The buses are set to resume operation for long distances for the convenience of people who wish to return to their homes for the Dashain festival.

IFC study calls for improving women's contribution, participation in hydropower sector

Published On: September 22, 2020 01:24 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Companies and women in Nepal would stand to benefit if greater action were taken to improve women's participation in and contribution to the hydropower sector, a study carried out by the International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group, said on Tuesday.

TVS Motor Company introduces ‘Dashain Special Offers’ in two wheelers

Published On: September 22, 2020 01:16 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: On the occasion of Dashain and Tihar, TVS Motor Company has introduced special offers for its customers.

Four people arrested on red sandalwood smuggling charge

Published On: September 22, 2020 01:09 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, September 22: The Metropolitan Crime Branch in Baneshwar has arrested four people on the charge of smuggling red sandalwood. The branch arrested the accused with two bags of red sandalwood that weighed more than 21 kg in the form of Damaru (A traditional musical drum).

Cooperatives cannot charge more than 14.75% interest on loans from November 1

Published On: September 22, 2020 12:55 PM NPT By: Republica

Department of Cooperatives lowers the cap on lending rate of cooperatives by 1.25 percentage points

PM Oli calls for empowering United Nations as centre of multilateralism to deal with world’s complex challenges

Published On: September 22, 2020 12:14 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: While reaffirming Nepal’s commitment to peace, prosperity and justice, Prime Minister KP Sharma has called for strengthening the United Nations and empowering it as the centre of multilateralism to deal with the complex challenges the world is confronting today.

Aviation minister seeks suggestions for terminal designs of Gautam Buddha Airport

Published On: September 22, 2020 12:07 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Yogesh Bhattarai has sought suggestions on different designs for terminals of Gautam Buddha International Airport (GBIA).

Dr Govinda KC being brought to Kathmandu

Published On: September 22, 2020 11:35 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Dr Govinda KC is being brought to Kathmandu from Nepalgunj on Tuesday.

Today's Cabinet meeting expected to extend term of NRA for a year

Published On: September 22, 2020 10:45 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: A Directorate Committee meeting of the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) that is entrusted with the responsibility to oversee reconstruction of houses and other important structures devastated by the earthquake has recommended extending the term NRA for a year. The current term of the NRA is expiring on December 25.

NHRC to monitor health condition of jailbirds across country

Published On: September 22, 2020 10:40 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday said that it is going to monitor the health condition of jailbirds serving time in prisons across the country during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Govt spends only 11 percent of budget in first two months of current fiscal year as coronavirus cripples economy

Published On: September 22, 2020 08:35 AM NPT By: Republica

Capital expenditure stands at paltry Rs 5.3 billion

Republica Morning Brief

Published On: September 22, 2020 06:05 AM NPT By: Republica

Ang Rita Sherpa, also known as Himchituwa, died at 72 on Monday. He successfully climbed Sagarmatha 10 times, and holds a Guinness Book of World Records for climbing Sagarmatha the most times without Oxygen. A native of Solukhumbu, Ang Rita was a giant of Nepali mountaineering.