KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Ichchha Raj Tamang, a former member of parliament and chairperson of Civil Bank, was arrested by the Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police on the charges of fraud and embezzlement on Monday.
Dipendra Lama has been elected as the chairperson of Film Critics Society Nepal (Fiction). A general meeting held in Kathmandu on Friday selected a new working committee led by Lama. Fiction is also an associate organization affiliated to the Federation of Nepali Journalists.
KATHMANDU, Nov 4: Senior cardiologist Dr Bhagawan Koirala has been appointed as the chairperson of Nepal Medical Council, while the outgoing chairman Dharma Kanta Baskota will take over the helm of Tribhuvan University.
KAILALI, July 4: Police on Wednesday arrested three persons including the chairperson of Attariya Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) on the charge of attempting to foil the third municipal assembly of Godawari Municipality a week ago.
CHITWAN, June 24: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairperson and former Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has stressed the need for coordination among federal, state and local levels to carry out development activities in a way the people can feel it.
KATHMANDU, July 22: Chairperson of World Hindu Federation International, Bharat Keshar Singh passed away at 3 AM today while undergoing treatment at Vayoda Hospital, Balkhu. Singh, 85, was admitted to the hospital twenty days ago after suffering from cardiac arrest.
RUKUM, May 18:Yarshagumba, a fungus prized for its purported medicinal properties, is a huge attraction in the Himalayas. The ' Yarsha carnival' engages locals and traders from different parts of the hills and even India, as the precious herb fetches good money. And the urge to make the most of it has not spared even the elected local representatives.
JAJARKOT, Nov 25: Cadres of Biplav led Maoists party has abducted newly elected ward CPN-UML chairperson of Jajarkot. The revolting Maoists, who have outcast the upcoming elections, abducted Gopal Nepali, chairperson of Kuse rural municipality-1 at 2 AM today from Syangri.
KATHMANDU, Aug 22: Newly elected Chairperson of the Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ), Govinda Acharya, has said that the FNJ would be developed as an umbrella organization during his next three-year leadership.
SINDHUPALCHOWK, May 24: Most parts of the Jugal Rural Municipality of Sindhupalchowk district lack electricity, communication services, and proper road networks. Residents here walk miles through dusty and very risky hilly routes to reach from one place to the other. In dry season, they at least use wooden bridges for crossing rivers but in monsoon such bridges are often washed away by heavy rains and floods.
KATHMANDU, Jan 4: The National Examination Board (NEB) and the Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) have been running without chairperson and member secretary respectively for several months.