Dr KC in Teaching Hospital (photo feature)

July 19, 2018 19:33 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: After landing in Tudikhel, Dr Govinda KC has been rushed to Maharajgunj based Teaching Hospital.

PM Oli directs for timely completion of Pokhara airport

July 19, 2018 19:15 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has directed the concerned bodies to complete the Pokhara airport, which is also a national pride project, within three years.

JULY 19: 6 things to know by 6 pm today

July 19, 2018 18:00 PM

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Dr KC brought to Surkhet (with photo/video)

July 19, 2018 16:57 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: Dr Govinda KC is being brought to Kathmandu on Thursday afternoon.  He has been brought to Surkhet now.

Mercury on rise in Kathmandu, heavy rainfall expected in some places

July 19, 2018 16:53 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: The Weather Forecasting Division of the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology has predicated a possibility of heavy rainfall in some sections of central and western parts in the country for three the next three days.

Dr KC airlifted from Jumla

July 19, 2018 15:46 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: Dr Govinda KC has been airlifted from Jumla to Kathmandu on Thursday afternoon amid protests at the Karnali Institute of Health Sciences (KAHS).

Condition of police constable critical but out of danger

July 19, 2018 15:29 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: *The condition of a police constable, who sustained injuries in a cash with demonstrators in Jumla on Tuesday, is out danger.

Parliament meeting put off for July 27

July 19, 2018 15:13 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: A meeting of the Federal Parliament scheduled for Thursday has been adjourned for July 27.

#BackOffMedicalEducationBill on trending

July 19, 2018 15:02 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: #BackOffMedicalEducationBill has hit trending on social media. Senior orthopedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC, who is on his 20th day of fast-unto-death demanding reforms in medical education sector in Jumla, has many supporters even though the government has paid no heed to his demand.

People suffer as Kathmandu Valley turns into dumping site

July 19, 2018 14:20 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is unable to dispose garbage from the valley premises.

Dr. Govinda KC slams govt for 'abducting' him (with video)

July 19, 2018 13:10 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: Dr. Govinda KC, who is on his 20th day of his hunger strike has accused the government of using force to airlift him for treatment from Jumla to Kathmandu.

Medical Education Bill cannot be withdrawn: Minister Pokharel

July 19, 2018 12:51 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: Minister for Education, Science and Technology Girirajmani Pokharel today ruled out the possibility of pulling out the Medical Education Bill. He however, said that some revisions could be made in the bill.

Instead of watching my supporters being thrashed brutally, I will return to Kathmandu: Dr KC

July 19, 2018 12:34 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: After dozens being injured, Dr. KC has agreed to come to Kathmandu. "I cannot see students being injured, instead I will fly to Kathmandu", said Dr. KC.

Chief Minister of Karnali Province Shahi takes stock of Dr KC's health

July 19, 2018 12:29 PM

SURKHET, July 19: A team of officials led by Chief Minister of Karnali Province, Mahendra Bahadur Shahi, visited Jumla today to inquire about the health condition of Dr Govinda KC.

Veteran cricketer Shakti Gauchan to retire after Netherlands ODI

July 19, 2018 12:10 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: Nepal veteran bowler Shakti Gauchan has announced on Wednesday that he will retire from the national colors after Nepal’s inaugural ODI against the Netherlands.

Fourteen injured in jeep accident

July 19, 2018 12:07 PM

BAGLUNG, July 19: Fourteen people were injured, four of them critically, when a jeep they were travelling in met with an accident at Righa of Galgot Municipality-11 in Baglung district on Wednesday evening.

Vehicular movement along Narayangadh-Muglin resumes

July 19, 2018 12:00 PM

CHITWAN, July 19: Vehicular movement along Narayangadh-Muglin road section, which was obstructed due to landslide occurred at Ichchhakamana rural municipality-6, has resumed.

IBN board okays PDA with NepWaste

July 19, 2018 11:39 AM

KATHMANDU, July 19: Investment Board Nepal (IBN) has approved Project Development Agreement (PDA) document to be signed with NepWaste -- a Nepal-Finland joint venture company -- for implementation of Integrated Solid Waste Management of Kathmandu Valley Package 1.

FDI in 170-megawatt solar plant approved

July 19, 2018 11:37 AM

KATHMANDU, July 19: Investment Board Nepal (IBN) has approved a foreign direct investment proposal of Dolma Fund Management, a Mauritius-based company, to set up a 170 MW solar plant in Nepal.

Financial proposal to pick civil contractor postponed again

July 19, 2018 11:35 AM

KATHMANDU, July 19: The date for opening financial proposal of five firms to award the task of rebuilding Dharahara, which was destroyed in the 2015 earthquake, has been postponed again.