BIRATNAGAR, Nov 3: The Morang District Court has convicted two karate instructors who are in pre-trial custody on the charge of gang-raping a girl student.

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: A probe committee of the National Sports Council (NSC), the apex sports governing body of Nepal, has termed contract agreement for organizing the Nepal T-20 League as illegal.

Buranaprasertsuk, Park to vie for title

November 17, 2019 12:09 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 17: Thailand’s Porntip Buranaprasertsuk and Korea’s Ga Eun Park have reached a step closer to the title as they advanced into the final of the women’s singles of the ongoing Yonex-Sunrise Nepal International Challenge- 2019 in Tripureshwar on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: The suspended Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN), Independet Panel and National Sports Council (NSC) have agreed to host elections for the association’s central working committee on September 27 and 28. A meeting between the three parties in Kathmandu on Monday decided to that effect.

NSC sees off Taekwondo team

August 23, 2019 10:05 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 23: Nepal Sports Council (NSC) has bid farewell to the Nepal taekwondo team on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, June 1: Former Mumbai player Umesh Patwal is set to serve as head coach of Nepal national cricket team as officials at a function organized by National Sports Council (NSC) in Kathmandu confirmed the appointment on Friday.

Eighth National Games from April 18

March 29, 2019 18:21 pm

KATHMANDU, March 29: The National Sports Council has decided to organize the eight National Games from April 18 to April 24.

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Prime Minister and National Security Council (NSC)'s chairperson KP Sharma Oli today presented the Council's annual report for the fiscal year 2074-75 BS report before President Bidya Devi Bhandari.

Three NSC board members appointed

November 13, 2018 14:48 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 13: The government has appointed three board members to the National Sports Council (NSC).

KATHMANDU, Aug 31: The National Sports Council has decided to provide Rs. 500,000 each to the paragliding team who won a silver medal in the ASIAD games after 20 years.

KATHMANDU, July 30: The National Sports Council (NSC) has felicitated more than 500 players who have won medals in the national and the international tournaments or participated in the Olympics, by awarding cash prizes, on Sunday. The total amount of the awards was Rs 7.48 million.

NSC congratulates Kiran, Bimal, Sandeep

January 31, 2018 09:43 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 31: The National Sports Council (NSC) on Tuesday congratulated footballers Kiran Chemjong and Bimal Gharti Magar who were signed by two I-League clubs, and cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane who will be a part of Indian Premier League (IPL) this season.

POKHARA, Dec 25: The 31st men’s and 21st women’s national volleyball tournament under National Sports Council (NSC) Championship is beginning on Tuesday at Pokhara Stadium.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC)’s Samrakshyak Bhushan Bajracharya and Western Region’s Abhishek Bastola emerged victorious in the men’s singles categories of the ongoing National Sports Council Tennis Championship on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: A meeting of the National Security Council decided to make necessary security arrangement to hold upcoming elections of House of Representatives and State Assemblies in a free and fearless manner.

KATHMANDU, Oct 8: National Sports Council (NSC) is set to organize a championship in its own name for the first time. NSC’s Press Advisor Rohit Kumar Dahal informed that the decision was taken at a meeting chaired by NSC Member Secretary Keshav Kumar Bista held at Satdobato on Saturday. He said the tournament which is named as “NSC Championship’ will start from November 1.

KATHMANDU, June 28: National Sports Council (NSC) has said that it will organize three tournaments this month in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, June 4: Nepal National and International Players Association (NNIPA) submitted a letter to draw attention of National Sports Council (NSC) over various issues on Sunday.

NSC to host Prime Minister Cup

May 11, 2017 22:00 pm

KATHMANDU, May 11: National Sports Council (NSC) is organizing the First Prime Minister Cup Cricket Tournament from May 23 to June 7. The 50-over format tournament with the biggest cash prize will be held under the management of Kathmandu Cricket Training Center at the TU Cricket Ground, Kirtipur.

KATHMANDU, April 28: National Sports Council (NSC) on Friday has welcomed the International Cricket Council (ICC)'s decision to release the withheld salaries to the Nepali national cricket players.

NSC pays CAN employees' wages

October 6, 2016 20:51 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: National Sports Council (NSC) has provided the due wages of last five months to the employees of the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) on Thursday. CAN employees were not paid salary since the association's suspension from International Cricket Council (ICC) last April.

NSC fetes 109 players

September 8, 2016 22:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: National Sports Council (NSC) has felicitated 109 medalists of various international non-official tournaments held during fiscal year 2072/73 with letter of appreciation and cash prizes on Thursday.

NSC fetes sports journos, employees

August 31, 2016 20:56 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 31: National Sports Council (NSC) has feted sports reporter Prakash Timilsina of Nagarik Daily, a sister publication of Republica Daily, on Wednesday on the occasion of its 53rd anniversary.

KATHMANDU, July 19: National Sports Council (NSC) is set to hold the National Women's Cricket Championship (T20) from July 23 to 26 at Tribhuvan University Cricket Ground, Kirtipur.