KATHMANDU, Feb 24: As part of a concerted effort to provide essential healthcare services, 52 hospitals within the Kathmandu Metropolitan City have pledged to offer free treatment to the target group.

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has warned to take strict action against those using plastic bouquet and flowers.

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has released the schedule of the basic level (class 8) examination.

Street vendors within the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) have been taking to the streets for months after the KMC banned them from vending on the roadsides. As the KMC does not seem to have provided viable alternatives for them, there is growing frustration among these people who make a living by selling goods on the roadsides of major thoroughfares within the federal capital.

KATHMANDU, Feb 8: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is preparing to place about 2,000 sets of dustbins in public places.

KATHMANDU, Feb 6: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has established an 11-member Free Treatment Service Directorate Committee (FTSDC) under the coordination of Balendra Shah, the Mayor of KMC.

KATHMANDU, Feb 6: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has installed fire extinguishers in the underground parking space in Dharahara located in Sundhara.

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: Balendra Shah, Mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City, has said that the trend of inaugurating infrastructures without completion of their construction is a new form of corruption.

NVC inspects KMC

February 5, 2024 11:30 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: The National Vigilance Center (NVC) under the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers has conducted inspection of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC). The inspection revealed that nine employees came to the office without wearing the prescribed uniform. The NVC informed that two people were not found in the working room.

KATHMANDU, Jan 30: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has provided sufficient parking options for vehicles going to the New Road area. The decision comes after the KMC banned the roadside parking in the New Road area from January 23.

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is providing free of cost vehicle parking services in the Dharahara premises in Sundhara of Kathmandu from today.

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has announced plans to take action against vendors selling substandard 'Cotton Candy'. On Friday, KMC issued a notice stating that vendors found selling substandard food items, including cotton candy, will face fines ranging from Rs 5,000 to Rs 20,000.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has prepared to declare the New Road area a 'No Vehicle Zone'.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has opened the application for a research scholarship. The metropolis has opened the application for research scholarship for fact-based development and similar construction.

The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has taken a decisive step to alleviate traffic congestion and enhance urban mobility in the downtown area of New Road by imposing a ban on roadside parking. The KMC has provided an alternative place for parking at Kathmandu Tower for the convenience of those visiting the New Road area.

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: The businessmen of the New Road area have closed the shutters of their shops and started a protest.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: The government has sent Joint Secretary Pradip Pariyar as the Chief Administrative Officer of (KMC).

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on a company for not removing banners from a sky bridge.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has given seven days’ time to Gopi Krishna Cinema Hall located in Chabahil to pay the outstanding tax.

KATHMANDU, Jan 15: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Mayor Balendra Shah has commented on the redistribution of Melamchi water in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is planning to provide cyber security training to 4000 people. The metropolis aims to train 15,000 people and provide employment to 5,000 under its pride project `Employment Kathmandu’s Prosperity, Employment and Income Generation’.

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Deputy Mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Sunita Dangol inaugurated the E-library of the Central Department of Nepal Bhasha at Patan Multiple Campus under Tribhuvan University (TU).

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has started infrastructure monitoring from Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 24: A sign language interpreter will be placed at the help desk of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) central office.

In a laudable move to protect students and parents from additional financial burdens imposed by a section of schools, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has taken a decisive step by warning against the practice of forcing students to buy additional uniforms during various festivals.

KATHMANDU, Dec 23: Discipline in-charge (DI) positions will no longer exist in schools within the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC).

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has said that it will take action against schools requiring students to purchase distinct clothing under the guise of various festivals.

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has provided Rs 3 million in assistance to the Nepal Children's Organization.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has demolished the unauthorized structure of Bardali Restaurant near Bijulibazar Bridge. On Thursday morning, the metropolitan police arrived with bulldozers and demolished the wall constructed by Bardali Restaurant.

KMC to appoint sign language interpreter

December 18, 2023 17:51 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has decided to appoint a sign language interpreter (interpreter service) in the help desk at Kathmandu Plaza. This decision was made by a meeting of the social committee held on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: A study has revealed the presence of 154 stone spouts within the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC).

The recent decision by Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) to ban the sale, storage, and consumption of tobacco products within its jurisdiction has stirred both praise and concern among the public.

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal today said the government was committed to making the financial transfer effective while carrying out policy reforms to consolidate the foundation of the local bodies.

KATHMANDU, Dec 15: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is celebrating its 29th Metropolitan Day today. The city of Kathmandu was declared a metropolitan city, upgraded from the then ‘Safai Adda’, on December 15, 1995. In commemoration of the same day, KMC has been celebrating its Establishment Day.

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has unveiled plans to build 264 new bus stops as part of a broader effort to enhance the city's transportation infrastructure. The metropolis aims to organize bus routes, expand pelican crossing lights, regulate one-way roads, establish standards for motorcycle garages, manage road cones and dividers, oversee petrol pumps, and optimize road signs.

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has issued a warning to stay vigilant as cases of 'distemper' disease have been reported among community dogs in certain areas.

KMC bans plastic Christmas trees

December 8, 2023 11:30 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 8: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has imposed a ban on the use of plastic Christmas trees.

KATHMANDU, Dec 4: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is set to enforce a ban on the sale and consumption of tobacco products in public places within the metropolis, starting from December 13, in accordance with the Municipal Public Health Act, 2080, and the Tobacco Products Control and Regulation Act, 2068.

KATHMANDU, Dec 2: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is set to distribute identification and identity cards to impoverished households, with the recruitment of 209 enumerators and 21 supervisors for the initiative.

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has recently approved a new procedure to implement the Public Health Service Act in order to provide 10 percent free beds for the poor in hospitals within the metropolis.

In the midst of the vibrant festivities during Tihar, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) undertook a commendable initiative to ensure the proper management of floral vendors. The move taken in collaboration with the Floriculture Association of Nepal (FAN) and the Nepal Chamber of Commerce (NCC) aimed to streamline the scattered business of flower vendors by designating specific sales points.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Helpless cow protection campaign has demanded the establishment of Kanji House, a shelter for animals, at every local level. This is expected to expand the campaign launched by Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) as a helpless cattle free zone.

KATHMANDU, Nov 14: Balendra Shah, the mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC), said that Tiktok should not be banned but should be regulated.

KATHMANDU, Nov 12: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has opened applications for 27 medical officers and 5 food experts.

KATHMANDU, Nov 12: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City police have removed the flowers of those selling flowers on the streets in the Asan-New Road area.

KATHMANDU, Nov 10: During this year's Tihar festival, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has allowed people to organize Deusi Bhailo programs in the city until 1AM.

KATHMANDU, Nov 3: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has invited applications for the posts of Principal and Source Teacher. The metropolis has invited applications for the appointment of 71 school principals and 11 source teachers at various educational levels.

KATHMANDU, Nov 1: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has collected Rs 1.17 billion in revenue in the past two months, which is almost Rs 230 million more than the corresponding period of the last fiscal year.

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: Three road sections within Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) are being operated as one-way routes from today.

In a remarkable and compassionate move towards enhancing the welfare of its residents, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has stepped forward by offering free blood transfusion services to its citizens. KMC is taking a giant leap in securing access to a critical medical resource, blood, for all its inhabitants. This initiative is not just commendable, it's a lifesaver.