Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies Matrika Prasad Yadav on Wednesday said that government is preparing to provide LP gas at a fair price keeping public welfare in mind.
Inaugurating 24th general assembly of Nepal LP Gas Industries Association in Kathmandu, Minister Yadav reiterated that government would slash the price of gas to be sold to people having low-income while increasing to those who make decent income.
A total of 48 foreign guests including five mayors from various cities of the world will participate at the ongoing Indra Jatra festival.
Amid a press conference held on Wednesday, Kathmandu Metropolitan City Mayor Bidya Sundar Shakya said that the guests from the United States, China, India Japan, Bhutan, and Bangladesh will observe Indra Jatra. This is the first time that the KMC has invited foreign guests for the festival.
Scotland’s highest court of appeal ruled on Wednesday that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend parliament for five weeks is unlawful, the lawmaker who led the challenge said.
Parliament was prorogued, or suspended, on Monday until Oct. 14, a move opponents argued was designed to thwart their attempts to scrutinize his plans for leaving the European Union and allow him to push through a no-deal Brexit.
Police in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo said on Tuesday they had indicted the woman who accused soccer star Neymar of rape, charging her with fraud, extortion and slander, in what could be a major relief for the Paris Saint Germain striker.
The former Brazil captain was accused of raping Najila Trindade in a Paris hotel room in May, but he alleged the encounter was consensual and prosecutors said in August they were dropping the case against him due to a lack of evidence.