KATHMANDU, June 8: The Cyber Bureau of Nepal Police has started an investigation into the alleged sale and distribution of air tickets by foreign hackers targeting Nepali companies.

KATHMANDU, May 25: Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Narayan Kaji Shrestha has said that further investigation is being carried out into the case of fake Bhutanese refugee scam who have been mentioned in the media.

RAUTAHAT, May 25: One person died due to bullet injury in Gonahi Municipality-1 Karuniya of Rautahat.

The ongoing investigation into the fake Bhutanese refugee scam by Nepal Police has garnered both praise and skepticism from the public. While the police have made notable arrests, including high-profile individuals, a significant number of VIPs who appeared on the investigation radar have been neither interrogated nor apprehended. This apparent discrepancy in treatment has led to widespread criticism, highlighting a troubling double standard in the application of the law.

KATHMANDU, May 23: The police have submitted an investigation report to the District Government Attorney’s Office, alleging that former deputy prime minister Top Bahadur Rayamajhi, former home minister Bal Krishna Khand, secretary Tek Narayan Pandey (the then home secretary) were involved in the case of swindling money from Nepali citizens promising to send them to the US as fake Bhutanese refugees.

KATHMANDU, May 22: Police have submitted the investigation report on the fake Bhutanese refugee scam to the District Government Attorney Office for further action.

KATHMANDU, May 22: Police have started recording the statement of seven employees of Everest Bank on the charge of defrauding the amount deposited in the bank by depositors.

KATHMANDU, May 19: On the one hand, as new facts are being discovered every day, more people have to be arrested and brought under the scope of investigation, on the other hand, the statute of limitation of '60 days' for investigation of fake Bhutanese refugees is nearing end.

KATHMANDU May 18: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has asked parliament to not be doubtful about the investigations being carried out into the fake Bhutanese scam as it is now under public scrutiny.

KATHMANDU, May 17: The police investigation into the fake Bhutanese refugee case will continue for a few more days.

KATHMANDU, May 16: The Nepali Congress has sought 'impartial' and 'free' investigation into the fake Bhutanese refugee scam.

DAMAK, May 16: The Bhutanese Refugees Repatriation Representative Committee (BRRC) has strongly called for an independent and impartial investigation into the fake Bhutanese refugee scandal. It has also demanded action against those found guilty in the scam.

KATHMANDU, May 15: Prominent civil society members and politicians have expressed concerns that ruling parties are attempting to dismiss the fake Bhutanese refugee scam.

KATHMANDU, Jan 16: The “Air Crash Investigation Commission” has started its work to investigate the Yeti Airlines plane crash that took place in Pokhara on Sunday morning.

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: The Indian Intelligence Bureau (IB) has allegedly shown unusual interest in the ongoing investigation on the incident related to the murder of 58-year-old Lal Mohammad (Mohammed Darzi) in Gothatar, Kathmandu in September.

KATHMANDU, Nov 2: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sent a team to carry out on-site monitoring of an incident of bomb explosion in Kalikot.

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: The Former Justices' Forum Nepal has said that the parliament to be formed after the upcoming elections can continue investigation into the impeachment motion against suspended Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has said it would not initiate any investigation immediately on Captain of the National Cricket Team, Sandeep Lamichhane, regarding the allegation involving rape of a minor.

KATHMANDU, August 24: The Nepal Police has said that an investigation has been started against Senior Sub-Inspector of Police Tanka Karki.

CHITWAN, August 10: Two people who have been accused of murdering one Anil Pariyar have been sent to jail for further investigation by the Chitwan District Court.

KATHMANDU, July 31: Chairman of the main opposition party, CPN-UML, KP Sharma Oli has said that the report by the parliamentary special committee formed to investigate the then finance minister Janardan Sharma cannot be accepted.

KATHMANDU, July 29: The parliamentary special investigation committee has concluded that there was no entry of unauthorized people in the Ministry of Finance on the night before the new budget was unveiled in parliament.

KATHMANDU, July 29: The parliamentary special investigation committee formed to investigate the then Finance Minister Sharma, who was accused of manipulating tax rates by calling unauthorized persons at the finance ministry in the middle of the night while preparing the 2022/23 budget, has submitted its report to the Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota today.

KATHMANDU, July 28: The Parliamentary Special Committee has come under pressure from the ruling alliance to give a 'clean chit' to former Finance Minister Janardan Sharma after there was no CCTV footage of him allowing unauthorized people into the finance ministry in the middle of the night while preparing the budget for the fiscal year 2022/23.

Experts suggest that the parliamentary committee should also study with the help of technology outside the government system, as the executive may destroy evidence while investigating matters related to itself.

KATHMANDU, July 21: The Parliamentary Special Inquiry Committee has completed its inquiry with the former finance minister Janardan Sharma. Sharma was interrogated for about three hours.

KATHMANDU, July 21: Former Finance Minister Janardan Sharma, who went to Singhdarbar to record his statement to the parliamentary probe committee, claimed that he is not aware of the CCTV footage.

KATHMANDU, July 21: The deadline of the Parliamentary Investigation Special Committee formed to investigate former Finance Minister Janardhan Sharma’s involvement of ‘unauthorized persons’ in the budget preparation, is being extended as it could not submit its report within the stipulated time.

KATHMANDU, July 21: Parliamentary Special Investigation Committee has started discussion with former Finance Minister Janardan Sharma. Sharma has reached the meeting called at 8AM today for discussion.

KATHMANDU, July 21: A discussion will be held with former Finance Minister Janardan Sharma in today's meeting of the Parliamentary Special Investigation Committee.

KATHMANDU, July 20: The Parliamentary Investigation Special Committee formed to investigate former Finance Minister Janardhan Sharma’s involvement of ‘unauthorized persons’ in the budget preparation is going to summon Sharma for interrogation on Wednesday. The parliamentary panel said that it has decided to summon Sharma to the committee meeting on Wednesday or Thursday.

KATHMANDU, July 19: The Judicial Council (JC) has begun to investigate and recommend action against judges with bad conduct.

KATHMANDU, July 18: The accused in most corruption cases registered at the Special Court have been acquitted due to weak evidence and investigation by the Commision for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA). Last year, out of 331 cases decided by the Special Court in Kathmandu, 268 accused were given a clean chit. As many as 41 cases were adjudicated, 25 cases were partially adjudicated and one case has been adjourned. According to the Special Court, the accused were acquitted in most cases registered due to poor investigation and prosecution.

KATHMANDU, May 30: The Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation on Monday formed a five-member panel to probe into the Tara Air plane crash that occurred in Mustang district on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, May 26: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has urged the bodies concerned to give justice to the survivors and take action against the guilty by carrying out fair and effective investigation into the incidents of rape and sexual assaults.

KATHMANDU, April 21: Home Minister Bal Krishna Khand has directed the bodies concerned to carry out an investigation into the explosion at Sagarmatha Oxygen Plant located at the industrial corridor of Lalitpur.

Police are investigating after a battery report was filed Thursday against Ye, the rapper formerly known as Kanye West.

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: The Department of Revenue Investigation (DRI) has asked the representatives of four firms to be present at the department on suspicion of being involved in revenue leakage.

DANG, Dec 24: The escape of two prisoners, including an alleged brother of the jailor, from Ghorahi Prison has become even more mysterious. Preliminary police investigation has shown that the incident may have happened due to the weakness of the prison administration.

U.S. authorities returned about 250 antiquities to India on Thursday in a long-running investigation of a stolen art scheme.

KATHMANDU, Oct 19: An agreement has been reached between Ruby Khan, a women's rights activist who has been on strike for the past 12 days, and the government. After the government formed a committee to investigate the Banke incident, an agreement was reached between Khan and the government.

KATHMANDU, August 26: The government has launched a probe into the case of issuance of fake COVID-19 reports by hospital employees.

Britney Spears is under investigation over misdemeanor battery after a staff member at her home alleged the singer struck her, authorities said Thursday.

KATHMANDU, August 7: The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police is carrying out an investigation into the alleged misappropriation of the depositors’ money by Ichchha Raj Tamang, chairman of the Civil Group, who has been accused of embezzling more than Rs 8 billion through Civil Savings and Credit Cooperative.

DHANGADI, Feb 26: Two junior police officials involved in the successful investigation of the rape and murder case of the 17-year old Bhagarathi Bhatta have been promoted as a reward to their hard work and dedication for their duty.

SHANGHAI, Feb 13: China refused to give raw data on early COVID-19 cases to a World Health Organization-led team probing the origins of the pandemic, one of the team’s investigators said, potentially complicating efforts to understand how the outbreak began.

WUHAN, Jan 28: A World Health Organization-led team investigating the origins of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic was expected to leave their quarantine hotel on Thursday to begin field work, two weeks after arriving in the Chinese city of Wuhan, where the virus emerged in late 2019.

RUKUM (WEST), June 19: The parliamentary committee formed to probe the incident in which six persons were killed at Chaurjahari Municipality-8, Soti in Rukum (West), has started face-to-face consultations with the sides concerned in the district.

KATHMANDU, April 10: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has said that it has already started a probe into the controversial medical equipment procurement deal signed between the government and a business firm to supply medical essentials required to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

KATHMANDU, April 3: Nepali Congress president Sher Bahadur Deuba has demanded a fair probe into alleged irregularities in the procurement of medical equipment to contain the novel coronavirus.