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Simaltal bus accident: Indian search and rescue squad arrives in Nepal

Published On: July 20, 2024 02:15 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 20: A team of Indian rescuers has arrived in Nepal to help in searching for those gone missing after the Simaltal bus accident.

Nepal Law Commission Secretary Adhikari resigns

Published On: July 20, 2024 01:51 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 20: Secretary of the Nepal Judicial Service Toya Nath Adhikari has resigned from his position. Although he was due to retire at age 58 on December 13, Adhikari chose to step down five months early.

Bhutanese ‘Prisoners of Conscience' face utter neglect as they fight for justice

Published On: July 20, 2024 01:05 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 20: The wounds of the Bhutanese refugee crisis, which began around 35 years ago, remain unhealed. The issue of prisoners of conscience, who were imprisoned in Bhutan for nearly three decades before being sent to Nepal, is emerging in new ways. Their fight for justice remains uncertain as more such prisoners are expected to be sent to Nepal from Bhutan via India in the coming years.

Foreign Ministry urges Nepali students in Dhaka to contact Embassy for assistance

Published On: July 20, 2024 12:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 20: The government has urged Nepali nationals residing in Bangladesh to contact the Nepali Embassy in Dhaka for any necessary support amid the latest developments there.

ACC Women’s Asia Cup: Nepal to face Pakistan in second match on Sunday

Published On: July 20, 2024 10:45 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 20: After a victorious start in the ACC Women’s Asia Cup Cricket, Nepal will face Pakistan in their second match on Sunday. The clash between Nepal and Pakistan will take place at Sri Lanka’s Dambulla Stadium, starting at 7:15 PM.

Heavy rainfall likely in four provinces today

Published On: July 20, 2024 10:37 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 20: The Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology has reported the ongoing influence of monsoon winds across the country.

Simaltal bus accident: Indian team to arrive with equipment for search operation

Published On: July 20, 2024 10:16 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 20: The search for two missing buses and their passengers in Simaltal of the Narayanghat-Mugling section under Bharatpur Metropolitan City-29 in Chitwan is still ongoing.

Tourist arrival up in Chitwan National Park

Published On: July 20, 2024 09:45 AM NPT By: Republica

CHITWAN, July 20: The number of tourists visiting Chitwan National Park increased in the last fiscal year. A total of 306,837 tourists visited the Chitwan National Park district in the year 2080/081 BS while the number of visitors in 2079/080 BS was 299,412.

Former PM Chand's health improving

Published On: July 20, 2024 09:15 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 20: The health condition of former Prime Minister Lokendra Bahadur Chand is improving. Former PM Chand has been receiving treatment at Bir Hospital since Thursday.

PM Oli directs NEA ED Ghising to restore power to industries

Published On: July 20, 2024 08:10 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 20: Prime Minister KP Oli has directed Kulman Ghising, executive director of the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA), to promptly restore electricity to industries impacted by recent disputes over dedicated feeder and trunk lines.

Expectations from Finance Minister

Published On: July 20, 2024 07:38 AM NPT By: Republica

The primary reason for the government's unpopularity in recent years is economic hardship. As these hardships increase for ordinary citizens, dissatisfaction with the government grows. This dissatisfaction can extend to the democratic system itself, despite democracy being the most advanced system of governance. In recent times, such dissatisfaction has led to nostalgia for past autocracies. Therefore, the government must play an effective role in driving the country's economic growth.

Nepali Music Makes History: Sushant KC takes the stage in Times Square

Published On: July 20, 2024 06:26 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 20: In a landmark moment for Nepali music, singer-songwriter Sushant KC is set to perform at the iconic Palladium Hall in Times Square, New York, on Saturday. This marks the first time any Nepali artist has graced the prestigious stage, signifying a new chapter for the nation's burgeoning music scene.

Nepal received about Rs 200 billion in USAID support over the past 23 years

Published On: July 19, 2024 10:31 PM NPT By: Republica

USAID’s grant assistance is based on the needs and priorities of the Nepal government: Acting Mission Director Beth Hogan

Foreign Minister Rana inquires about condition of Nepali nationals in Bangladesh

Published On: July 19, 2024 09:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 19: Foreign Minister Dr Arzu Rana Deuba has enquired about the recent developments in Bangladesh and the condition of Nepali students there.

NC leader Sujata to support Dr Shekhar in the upcoming NC General Convention

Published On: July 19, 2024 09:13 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 19: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Sujata Koirala has announced that she will support Dr Shekhar Koirala in the upcoming General Convention of the party.

Maoist Center, RSP and Unified Socialist to oppose Oli’s trust vote

Published On: July 19, 2024 08:37 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 19: Three opposition parties, including the CPN (Maoist Center),  Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) and CPN (Unified Socialist), have decided to vote against Prime Minister KP Oli’s vote of confidence.

PM Oli assures CNI team of economic strengthening

Published On: July 19, 2024 07:55 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 19: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, expressing his commitment to strengthening the economy, has urged the private sector to trust the government.

FWEAN delegation calls on Foreign Minister Dr. Rana

Published On: July 19, 2024 07:31 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 19: A delegation from the Federation of Women Entrepreneurs Association Nepal (FWEAN), led by President Shova Gyawali, met with the newly-appointed Foreign Minister, Dr. Arju Rana, to congratulate her on her new role.

Nepal achieves historic victory in the ACC Women’s Asia Cup

Published On: July 19, 2024 07:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 19: Nepal achieved a historic victory in the ACC Women's Asia Cup by defeating the UAE by 6 wickets in the opening match of the Asia Cup on Friday. This marks Nepal's first win in the ACC Women's Asia Cup, having previously participated twice without securing a victory.

CPN-UML submits 99-point recommendation letter to PM Oli

Published On: July 19, 2024 07:15 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 19: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has urged all parties to provide constructive support to the government’s commitment to realizing Nepal’s national aspiration of a ‘Prosperous Nepal, Happy Nepali’.