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From real estate to ‘Milkmandu’

Published On: July 7, 2016 10:51 AM NPT By: Republica

A Canadian involved in a real estate business from Vancouver, British Columbia, Matt Dawes wanted a change in lifestyle about four years ago. He then got an opportunity to work with an orphanage, Mercy Mission, run by his friends in Kathmandu, which led him to the Himalayan nation.

3 essential skills all women entrepreneurs must have

Published On: July 7, 2016 10:48 AM NPT By: Republica

It’s also important to set your expectations prior to the negotiation phase and don’t be reluctant to ask for what you want. Most importantly be willing to say “No” and don’t be afraid to walk away.

China limits online media to publish news sourced from social media

Published On: July 7, 2016 10:45 AM NPT By: Republica

China’s internet regulator will launch a crackdown on the reporting of news gathered from social media, as part of what the government calls a campaign against fake news and the spreading of rumors.

NC Gen Secy Koirala not out of danger yet despite signs of improvement: Docs

Published On: July 7, 2016 10:21 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 7: Nepali Congress General Secretary Shashanka Koirala, who is currently undergoing treatment at Om Hospital, has shown signs of improvement on Thursday.

Vice-President Pun's best wishes on Eid

Published On: July 7, 2016 10:21 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 7: Vice-President Nand Bahadur Pun has extended best wishes to all Muslim people in the country and abroad on the occasion of the Eid Ul Fitre today.

PM Oli' best wishes on Eid

Published On: July 7, 2016 10:15 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 7: Prime Minister KP Sharma has extended best wishes to all Nepali Muslim brothers and sisters at home and abroad on the occasion of the Eid-Ul-Fitr.

Quake victims still languishing in temporary shelters

Published On: July 7, 2016 01:40 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 7: After last year's devastating earthquake destroyed his house, Krishna Bahadur Khadka, 77, of Okhaldhunga came to Kathmandu with his family members and started living in a flimsy tent at Chuchepati, Chabahil along with other earthquake victims.

Questions of competence raised against Acting CJ Karki

Published On: July 7, 2016 01:20 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 7: Most of the complaints submitted at the Parliamentary Hearings Special Committee (PHSC) against Acting Chief Justice Sushila Karki have raised questions about her competence.

1,000 wasted days

Published On: July 7, 2016 01:00 AM NPT By: Republica

It’s an ingenious concept; sounds good, too. In the words of the World Bank, “nutrition experts worldwide have determined that the window of opportunity for improving nutrition is small, i.e., the first 1,000 days from the first day of pregnancy through the first two years of life”.

Infographics: Global Oil Reserves

Published On: July 7, 2016 12:05 AM NPT By: Republica

BP experts estimate that the world's proved oil reserves at 1697.6 billion barrel at the end of 2015 would be enough for 50.7 years at current production and fuel consumption levels

Bhuwan moves on top after third round

Published On: July 7, 2016 12:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 7: Bhuwan Nagarkoti moved on top of the leaderboard of the Surya Nepal NPGA Tour Championship after third round at the par-72 Gokarna Golf Club on Wednesday. Bhuwan carded three-under 69 in the penultimate day for the total score of four-under 212.

Tibetans held for celebrating Dalai Lama's b'day, released

Published On: July 6, 2016 09:55 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 6: A squad from Metropolitan Police Circle Office, Bauddha, on Wednesday morning arrested 30 Tibetans from Bauddhanatha area as they prepared to celebrate the 81st birthday of spiritual leader Dalai Lama. They were released in the afternoon.

US announces expansion of trade facilities for Nepal

Published On: July 6, 2016 09:34 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 7: The United States Trade Representative's (USTR) Office has announced the Annual Product Review under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) Program.

NCF seeks ban on sale of GoodLife Glow lollipop

Published On: July 6, 2016 09:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 6: National Consumer Forum (NCF) has urged the government to put a ban on sale GoodLife Glow brand of lollipop, arguing that the product is unfit for consumption.

Kumari Bank, Samsara in remittance pact

Published On: July 6, 2016 09:27 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 7: Kumari Bank Ltd and Samsara Remit Pvt Ltd have signed an agreement to provide remittance services.

Lumbini Bank, Sagarmatha sign 'bancassurance' agreement

Published On: July 6, 2016 09:20 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 6: Lumbini Bank Limited (LBL) and Sagarmatha Insurance Company Ltd (SICL) have signed an agreement to commence 'bancassurance' service.

HBL, Tranglo sign agreement to facilitate remittance transfer

Published On: July 6, 2016 09:07 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 7: Himalayan Bank Limited (HBL) and Tranglo Sendirian Berhad (Tranglo) have signed a remittance agreement. Issuing a statement, the commercial bank said that it signed the agreement with one of Asia's leading money transfer operator to offer inward remittance service to Nepal.

Govt to probe Sikta canal failure

Published On: July 6, 2016 07:00 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 6: The Ministry of Irrigation has a formed a committee to probe defects in the main canal of Sikta Irrigation Project.

NC demands compensation for houses swept away by Bhotekoshi River

Published On: July 6, 2016 06:03 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 6: Nepali Congress (NC) has demanded that people displaced by or at high risk of flood in settlements along the banks of the Bhotekoshi River in Sindhupalchok district should be relocated to safer areas.

Nepal to have own satellite: Minister Rai

Published On: July 6, 2016 05:54 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 6: Minister for Information and Communications Sherdhan Rai says that Nepal is to have its own satellite.