With the passing by the State Affairs and Good Governance Committee of the Citizenship Bill, many are thinking: Will the country come up with a progressive piece of legislation that can truly be in the best interests of the nation and its people?

TOKYO, DEC 26: Japan on Thursday executed a 40-year-old Chinese man convicted of murdering a family of four, in the country’s first execution of a foreigner since the disclosure of details on sentences carried out began in 2007, the justice ministry said.

Don’t overcharge foreigners

February 5, 2019 01:00 am

Charging foreign visitors extra makes them feel they are being cheated and Nepal’s welcome is conditional on money they can be milked for

BHAKTAPUR, April 8: The public has been observing foreigners celebrating many festivals including Holi, Gai Jatra and Bhai Tika. On Sunday, the locals of Bhaktapur got a rare chance to see a foreigner celebrating Janku, a Newari festival celebrated when a man or woman of the Newar community turns 77.

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: If a foreign woman married to a Nepali citizen wishes to acquire a Nepali citizenship, she will be entitled to a naturalized citizenship if the constitution amendment bill registered in parliament were endorsed.

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: The quake-damaged school building of Sita Devi Lower Secondary School at Batashe in Sindhupalchowk district has received a new nine-roomed building, thanks to the financial assistance provided by the foreign tourists.

RASUWA, Oct 8: 'Compassion knows no boundaries,' proved a Good Samaritan Australian tourist visiting Nepal recently provided financial assistance to a local school at Jibajibe in Rasuwa School.

KATHMANDU, Aug 13: Metropolitan Police Circle Office, Lainchaur on Friday said that the man arrested on charge of attempting to rape a sixteen-year old girl in a Thamel-based hotel room is originally from Sudan but had been working in Saudi Arabia.