Nepal Communist Party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has expressed unhappiness over the working style of the Province 2 government. Dahal made the remark at a function held at his Khumaltar-based residence on Tuesday.
An unidentified group detonated an improvised explosive device targeting Province 5 Chief Minister Shankhar Pokhrel in Rolpa on Tuesday. The IED was detonated at Triveni Rural Municipality while CM Pokhrel was on his way to attend his party committee's local assembly at Jugar of Rolpa.
A campaign titled “Say No to All Male Panel” was launched in Kathmandu on Tuesday. Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Ishwar Pokharel inaugurated the signature campaign amid the presence of government officials, social activists, human rights defenders and media persons.
A woman has been killed due to the collision of a truck (Na 7 Kha 9233) in Lamki, Kailali. According to the Area Police Office, Motipur, the deceased has been identified as Sunita Rawal, a student of Bahumukhi Campus.
Emperor Akihito began his abdication rituals at a Shinto shrine Tuesday morning as Japan embraces the end of his reign with reminiscence and hope for a new era. Television images showed Akihito in a traditional robe entering the main Shrine of Kashikodokoro to report his retirement to the gods.