KATHMANDU, March 17: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has wished happiness, peace and prosperity to all the brothers and sisters living at home and abroad on the auspicious occasion of the great festival of Nepalis, Phagu Purnima or Holi.

DOLAKHA, May 3: A non-governmental organization (NGO) has distributed Christianity promotion material to school children at a school inauguration function attended by Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun.

KATHMANDU April 30: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that Gautam Buddha remains a symbol of pride for all Nepalis, as he made a huge contribution to human welfare after being born in Nepali territory.

KATHMANDU, April 12: Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun has announced the completion of the much-awaited construction of the tunnel digging work under the  Melamchi Water Supply Project (MWSP) on Thursday.

VP, VC elections today

March 18, 2018 09:03 am

MARCH 18: Elections for Vice President and National Assembly’s vice chairperson is scheduled for today.

KATHMANDU, Mar 17: Incumbent Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun is the only one to contest the election for the post of the Vice-president.

Pun to be fielded again for VP

March 16, 2018 06:00 am

KATHMANDU, March 16: CPN (Maoist Center) has decided to field incumbent Nanda Bahadur Pun as a candidate for a second term as vice president.

Leaders in fix over picking new prez, VP

February 18, 2018 07:13 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 18: With the election of a new president and vice president inching closer, the left alliance parties--CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center)--are founding it difficult to decide whether to continue with the existing president and vice presidents or pick new faces for the two posts.

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: President Bidya Devi Bhandari, Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun, and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba have sent separate messages of congratulations to their Indian counterparts on the occasion of the 69th Republic Day of India.

KATHMANDU, Jan 15: Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has said that the country should focus its attention on building a prosperous Nepal along with sustainable economic development.

CHITWAN, Jan 11: Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has said that the country has entered into a new era of economic prosperity.

KATHMANDU, Jan 7: Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has urged the government to help the people affected by the cold wave in Tarai.

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: The government has registered a new bill in  parliament proposing monthly pensions for former presidents and vice presidents and other facilities.

VP inaugurates Sukman Memorial Polyclinic

February 19, 2017 19:25 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 19: Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun on Sunday inaugurated the newly reconstructed building of the Sukman Memorial Polyclinic in Kumar VDC of Nuwakot district amid a function.

Ghimire elected WBCL VP

February 2, 2017 21:10 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Cricket Association of Blind Nepal (CABN) President Pawan Ghimire has been elected the second Vice President of World Blind Cricket Limited (WBCL), the umbrella organization of cricket playing countries of the world.

DAMAULI, Jan 14: Vice President, Nanda Bahadur Pun, today urged the political parties to concentrate on constitution implementation by shrugging off the prevailing misunderstandings.

KATHMANDU, Jan 5: It is considered normal for travel companies to attract customers  with various attractive packages. They sometimes do not even hesitate to exaggerate what they have on offer.

VP Pun arriving in Nawalparasi today

December 7, 2016 10:44 am

NAWALPARASI, Dec 7: Vice President, Nanda Bahadur Pun, will arrive in Nawalparasi at 5 pm today to attend the inaugural ceremony of Western Regional Nawalparasi Industrial Trade Fair starting from Thursday at Sunbal locality of the district.

VP Pun, Speaker Gharti meet

December 3, 2016 13:45 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 3: Speaker Onsari Gharti called on Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun this morning.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: New Chinese Ambassador to Nepal, Yu Hong called on Vice-president Nanda Bahadur Pun at the latter’s office in Kantipath on Monday afternoon.

VP Pun's Bijaya Dashami message

October 11, 2016 10:04 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 11: Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun has extended his greetings and wishes for national prosperity and happiness, peace and prosperity to all the Nepali brothers and sisters in the country and abroad on the occasion of the Bijaya Dashami festial 2073 BS.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Vice President, Nanda Bahadur Pun, today held talks with Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro, on the sidelines of the 17th Summit of the Heads of State /Government of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) in Venezuela.

VP Pun stresses on national unity

September 2, 2016 17:32 pm

LALITPUR, Sept 2: Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun today emphasized the need for striking national unity for the development and prosperity of the country.

LALITPUR, Aug 6: Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has pointed out the need to move ahead by consolidating internal unity of the nation.

KATHMANDU, July 23: Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has argued that the dream to build new Nepal would not materialize unless the issues of the farmers and laborer class are addressed.

KATHMANDU, July 4: Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun has stressed on modernization, professionalization and mechanization for sustainable agricultural development.