KATHMANDU, Dec 25: The Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Jeevan Ram Shrestha has sent a proposal to the Ministry of Finance to provide 300 million rupees as subsidy to various organizations close to him. The Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation has been giving grants to organizations working in social, religious and cultural fields. However, grants given in this way are not regular.
KATHMANDU, Nov 17: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Jeevan Ram Shrestha has announced to donate his body parts posthumously. He has signed an agreement expressing his will to donate his body parts including kidney, heart, lung, liver, pancreas and small intestine.
KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Jeevan Ram Shrestha, attended a special event in Ottawa, Canada on October 2. The event was jointly organized by the Embassy of Nepal and Nepalese Canadian Association of Ottawa (NCAO) on the occasion of Bada Dashain.
KASKI, August 11: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Jeevan Ram Shrestha, has said measures to continue the paragliding business in Pokhara would be explored to ensure that it continues even after operation of Pokhara Regional International Airport.
KATHMANDU, August 5: The government, which made a decision by violating the law, has defied the court on the same day as the Supreme Court (SC) issued an order. On the same day that the Supreme Court ordered a minister to appear in person on contempt of court charges, the government committed another contempt.
KATHMANDU, July 30: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Jeevan Ram Shresthahas claimed that the gangs and mafias are creating problems for the proper management of the waste in Kathmandu Valley.
KATHMANDU, July 22: The newly appointed Indian Ambassador to Nepal, Naveen Srivastava has paid a courtesy call on Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Jeevan Ram Shrestha. In the meeting held today at the ministry, they discussed various aspects of the existing relations and cooperation between the two countries.
KATHMANDU, July 1: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Jeevan Ram Shrestha has said that the government shall give high priority to construction of the Nijgadh International Airport, a project of national pride.
KATHMANDU, June 27: Newly-appointed Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Jeevan Ram Shrestha has said that his first priority is to build a heritage road connecting Swayambhu and Hanuman Dhoka, which are on the World Heritage Site List.
Jeevan Ram Shrestha, member of the House of Representatives has said that Kathmandu- residents should actively participate in politics as well. Speaking at the felicitation program organized by Kathmandu -Ward 19 branch committee of Nepal Rastriya Khadgi Samaj , Shrestha stated that the natives of Kathmandu are rich in culture and tradition. Meanwhile, now it is the high time they participated in social and political activities more proactively.