KATHMANDU, March 21: Police on Saturday apprehended a youth from Sipadol of Bhaktapur on the charge of spreading fake news on COVID-19 through social media.

KATHMANDU, March 16: Metropolitan Police on Monday apprehended two men from the capital for their alleged involvement in black marketing of face masks amid coronavirus (COVID19) outbreak fear.

BHAIRAHAWA, March 13: A team of Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) apprehended four civil servants of District Survey Office, Rupandehi employees with Rs. 1.7 million bribe money.

MYAGDI, Feb 18: Police have arrested Mekh Bahadur Khadka, ward chair of Annapurna Rural Municipality-6, Myagdi, on the charge of digital sexual harassment.

Engineer and ward member held with bribe

February 11, 2020 11:00 am

DAMAULI, Feb 11: Engineer of Bhanu municipality of Tanahun Sukdev Adhikari and member of ward 13 Krishna Bahadur Adhikari were held with bribe on Monday.

Police arrested students during their protest at Singha Durbar, Kathmandu on Sunday afternoon.

Bolivian national nabbed with cocaine

January 31, 2020 10:33 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 31: Nepal Police arrested a foreign national in possession of 2.2-kg cocaine. The Drugs Control Bureau on Wednesday arrested Bolivian national Solyani Cavez Migul for his involvement in cocaine smuggling.

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority on Tuesday filed a corruption case against the chief administrator of Guthi Corporation Narayan Chaudhary and deputy administrator Jaya Prasad Regmi on the charge of corruption.

Police released Astha Raut

January 28, 2020 16:08 pm

Police have released Astha Raut, who was detained for four days for the investigation by the police on charges of indecent behavior.

SURKHET, Jan 24: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Friday caught the chairperson of Junichande rural municipality in Jajarkot district Krishna Bahadur KC red-handed with Rs 800,000 bribe money.

SURKHET, Jan 24: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Friday caught the chairperson of Junichande rural municipality in Jajarkot district Krishna Bahadur KC red-handed with Rs 800,000 bribe money.

KATHMANDU, Jan 15: Police have arrested a pastor of a local church in Lalitpur for his alleged involvement in raping a female devotee several times in the last few months.

Fresh off his win at the Golden Globes, actor Joaquin Phoenix participated in a climate change protest and was arrested by the police.

KATHMANDU, Jan 8: One hundred and twenty-two Chinese nationals arrived here on tourist visa and involved in illegal activities are being deported today. The Chinese nationals are being deported this evening, according to the Department of Immigration.

HONG KONG, Jan 2: About 400 people were arrested in New Year’s Day protests in Hong Kong after what started as a peaceful pro-democracy march of tens of thousands spiralled into chaotic scenes with police firing tear gas to disperse the crowds.

SINDHULI, Jan 2: The District Court Sindhuli has convicted a 15 year old boy for the murder of a minor girl and slapped a life imprisonment sentence on him.

TOKYO, DEC 25: Japanese authorities arrested ruling party lawmaker Tsukasa Akimoto on Wednesday on suspicion of accepting bribes from a company interested in setting up a casino in Japan, Tokyo prosecutors said.

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Dec 24: In a bid to reduce road accidents, police have arrested two bus drivers from the Kathmandu-Chautara route of the Araniko Highway for over-speeding.

KATHMANDU, Dec 23: Police on Monday arrested 122 Chinese nationals who were found to be staying illegally in Kathmandu.

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI, Dec 21: More than 1,500 protesters have been arrested across India in the past 10 days, officials said, as police try to quell sometimes violent demonstrations against a citizenship law that critics say undermines the country’s secular constitution.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: Police on Wednesday have arrested two people from Kathmandu on the charge of running a fake trial for the driving license.

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: An American national has been arrested on suspicion of molesting children, police said Monday. Jason Lloyd Moody, 41, was arrested on Sunday from Kathmandu-based Memorial Guest House where he was found staying with three young minor girls.

KATHMANDU, Nov 27: Police have arrested a gang of six persons from various places of Kathmandu on the charge of withdrawing money from others' accounts through fake cheques and signatures of the account holders.

SURKHET, Nov 22: Police have arrested a person on the charge of being involved in fraud impersonating police officer in Surkhet. The arrestee was found being involved in smuggling of motorcycles impersonating police officer.

65-year-old arrested on rape charge

November 19, 2019 13:44 pm

PARASI, Nov 19: Police in West Nawalparasi arrested a 65-year-old man on the charge of raping a two and half-year-old girl.

NEPALGUNJ, Nov 15: Police have arrested a leader of outlawed Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand ‘Biplav’ from Kohalpur in the district on Thursday night at around 11:30 pm.

NEPALGUNJ, Nov 15: Common people in Banke have been hit hard by a general strike called by Nepal Tarun Dal, a sister wing of Nepali Congress.

KATHMANDU, Nov 14: Nepali students and alumni members of Harvard University on Thursday urged the government to release Roop Jyoti and his family members from incarceration.

Teacher arrested on rape charge

November 13, 2019 14:28 pm

CHITWAN, Nov 13: A school teacher here has been arrested on the charge of raping his 12-year-old girl student.

RAJBIRAJ, Oct 30: Police have arrested a father and a son on the charge of their involvement in the death of Ajay Mukhiya of Piparatole of Kanchanrup municipality-5.

KATHMANDU, Oct 30: The Supreme Court has ordered the police administration to produce gamblers before the court on Thursday.

25 gamblers held in Lamjung

October 29, 2019 19:45 pm

BESISAHAR, Oct 29: Police have arrested 25 gamblers from a gambling den at Besisahar-11, Chiti on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 27: The Metropolitan Police Circle has apprehended 25 gamblers from a gambling den at Maharajgunj in the capital on Sunday morning.

2 held on charge of bribery

October 26, 2019 09:53 am

BUTWAL, Oct 26: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has arrested two government employees from Butwal, Rupandehi on the charge of taking bribes from service-seekers.

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: Police have arrested gangster Sandesh Lama aka ‘Baghe’ and 18 other sand-depot operators on Friday on the charge of theft.

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KATHMANDU, Oct 15: Police on Tuesday have arrested lawmaker Pramod Kumar Shah on the charge of vandalizing Janakpur airport.

RAUTAHAT, Oct 15: The arrest of former minister and Nepali Congress lawmaker Mohammad Aftab Alam on Sunday on the charge of multiple murders in Rautahat back in 2008 has left the families of the victims as well as locals more confident about the rule of law .

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: Kathmandu District Court has allowed police to arrest immediate past speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara over alleged rape case filed against him by Roshani Shahi, an employee at the parliament secretariat

BAGLUNG, Sept 25: Police have arrested Baglung District Secretary of outlawed Biplab group Ram Bahadur Kunwar aka Nabin on Tuesday from his residence at Badigad rural municipality-5.

Kathmandu Police arrests eight

September 23, 2019 13:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 23: Police have arrested six gamblers on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: A team of police today arrested two persons from Kathmandu Valley in possession of narcotic drugs.

SURKHET, Sept 7: Police held two persons from Nepalgunj as part of their investigation after 37 cows were found dead in various places of Surkhet.

Absconding former lawmaker Karki arrested

September 6, 2019 06:30 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Absconding former lawmaker Dol Bahadur (DB) Karki, who was convicted by the court on a bribery charge, was arrested by the Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police on Thursday in the capital.

Former lawmaker Karki sent to jail

September 5, 2019 15:15 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Former lawmaker, who was convicted in a corruption case by the court, Dol Bahadur (DB) Karki, has been sent to jail on Thursday.

HONG KONG, Aug 30: Hong Kong police arrested well-known activist Joshua Wong and another core member of a pro-democracy group Friday, and authorities denied permission for a major march in what appears to a harder line on this summer’s protests.

Human trafficking racket busted

August 27, 2019 14:05 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: Police have arrested six persons on the charge of trafficking Nepali youths promising attractive jobs in Australia.

SIRAHA, Aug 26: Police arrested a man from Budhaura border point on the charge of smuggling alcohol from Nepal to India on Monday.

KASKI, Aug 23: The Kaski Police have arrested two people including a district in-charge of Netra Bikram Chand Group.

KATHMANDU, Aug 19: Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Monday has held four police constables Devendra Balayar, Aakash Khanal, Niraj Bhandari and Hitler Saud for allegedly receiving bribes from service-seekers.