KATHMANDU, May 10: Former Brigadier General of Nepal Army, Prem Singh Basnyat and former Additional Inspector General of Police, Thakur Mohan Shrestha, who were arrested Saturday afternoon for violating lockdown orders, were released in the evening on the same day.

KATHMANDU, April 30: Journalist Deepak Pathak has been arrested on the charge of defaming Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal through social media.

KATHMANDU, March 15: At a time when there has been an acute shortage of medical masks in the market, police on Saturday arrested eight individuals for their alleged involvement in the black marketing of face masks from Kathmandu Metropolis-15.

7 held including moonshine supplier

March 15, 2020 00:20 am

DHANUSA, March 14: Police on Saturday arrested seven persons in connection with the incident of death of eight men after consuming domestic alcohol in Kshireshwornath municipality in the district.

BARA, March 10: Police have arrested a so-called Bara district in charge of Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN).

BARA, March 9: Police on Sunday made public a man accused in the murder of journalist Birendra Sah, who was abducted and killed 12 years ago.

Four held with red panda hides from Kapan

February 25, 2020 14:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: Police have nabbed four persons with red panda hides from Kapan area of Budhanilkantha municipality, on Tuesday.

JAMMU, India, Feb 7:  Indian authorities have arrested two former top elected officials of the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir under a controversial law that allows authorities to imprison someone for up to two years without trial, officials said on Friday.

LAHAN, Jan 6: Police here have made public the two youths who were arrested on the charge of raping a girl at Golbazar in Siraha district Sunday night.

KATHMANDU, Jan 4: Police on Friday arrested a notorious gangster Durga Bahadur Tamang aka Saila from Chumrang of Pokhara metropolitan-25 in Kaski district.

KATHMANDU, Dec 24: Police have arrested 122 Chinese nationals amid increasing crackdown on foreigners involved in 'suspicious' activities in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Dec 11: Police have busted a group of youths for their involvement in cheating people by using various online social media applications including Viber, WhatsApp, Facebook and IMO.

Chand group's two cadres arrested

November 24, 2019 18:00 pm

Gulariya, Nov 24 (RSS): The Bardiya Police has arrested two cadres of Netra Bikram Chand-led Group. They are Ramesh BK, 28, and Sanju Chaudhary, 27, from Badhaiyatal rural municipality.

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October 30, 2019 14:03 pm

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Rapper VTEN arrested

October 24, 2019 12:50 pm

‘Yestai Ta Ho Ni Bro’ rapper VTEN has been arrested from Jawalakhel today on charges of promoting vulgar languages on his songs.

DHAKA, Oct 24:The principal of a religious school in Bangladesh was among 16 people sentenced to death on Thursday for the murder of a teenage girl who refused to withdraw a complaint of sexual harassment against him, the public prosecutor said.

Singer Durgesh Thapa arrested

October 22, 2019 12:55 pm

Police have arrested singer Durgesh Thapa. Police arrested Thapa, who was dragged into controversy due to the words used in the song 'Happy Tihar, Chiso Beer’ on Tuesday.

KAWASOTI, Oct 18: The District Police Office Nawalparasi arrested two cadres of Netra Bikram Chand 'Biplav' Group.

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: Police have arrested immediate past speaker of the House of Representatives on Sunday, hours after Kathmandu District Court permitted the police administration to launch probe an investigation over alleged sexual harassment accusations against him.

Police have arrested a second suspect in the unusual case involving the theft of a golden toilet from Winston Churchill’s birthplace.

KATHMANDU, Sept 10: Former lawmaker Yogendra Ghising has been arrested on the charge of sexually abusing a college girl while she was travelling in a public bus in Lalitpur. Police arrested him after passengers complained about the incident.

A Los Angeles man was arrested Wednesday on charges that he sold counterfeit opioid pills to Mac Miller two days before the rapper died of an overdose.

BHAIRAHAWA, Aug 29: A person who had absconded after murdering his daughter has been arrested on Thursday after nineteen years of the incident.

NAWALPARASI, Aug 23: Prem Prasad Dhakal, a district member of the outlawed Communist Party of Nepal was arrested in Nawalparasi on Thursday night.

Three held with red sandalwood oil

August 21, 2019 09:21 am

KATHMANDU, August 21: Nepal Police team has busted three persons with the oil of red sandalwood, the precious plant valued for its rich red colour.

KATHMANDU, August 18: The police have arrested a man with two automatic pistols and 20 bullets from Nagdhunga in Chandragiri municipality-2 in Kathmandu.

Samragyee RL Shah who debuted as a lead character in ‘Dreams’ which  also starred Anmol KC, has been handcuffed by police. However, reason for her arrest is not disclosed yet.

Two arrested for looting

August 5, 2019 12:55 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: Two people have been arrested on the charge of looting a public impersonating themselves as policemen associated with the Central Investigation Bureau.

NEW DELHI/MALE, August 3: Maldives police on Saturday said they had arrested former vice-president Ahmed Adeeb and were bringing him to the capital Male after he was refused entry to India.

KATHMANDU, August 1: The police today morning arrested a man in illegal possession of drugs from Nagdhunga in Kathmandu. Raju Chaudhary of Kalaiya, Bara was held by a team from the Metropolitan Police Sector, Nagdhunga during a security check on a Kathmandu-bound passenger bus.

Two held with leopard hides

July 30, 2019 17:00 pm

DHANGADHI, July 30: Police have arrested two people with two leopard hides.

RUKUM, July 30: Police have arrested a district leader of Chand-led Nepal Communist Party in Rukum (East) on Tuesday.

RUPENDEHI, July 29: Police on Sunday arrested seven thieves on the charge of stealing motorcycles from Rupendehi.

Two held with loaded gun

July 27, 2019 11:55 am

BIRATNAGAR, July 27: Police arrested two people with a home-made loaded gun from a community forest area at Kanepokhari rural municipality-3 in Morang.

KATHMANDU, July 25: Two policemen belonging to Metropolitan Police Circle Gaushala were arrested while taking bribe on Wednesday evening.

POKHARA, July 25: Police in Kaski have arrested three foreigners, who arrived in Nepal as tourists, on the charge of attempting to convert locals to Christianity.

JANAKPURDHAM, July 23: A team of metropolitan office has arrested two individuals for possessing contraband drugs.

POKHARA, July 23: A teacher who has thrashed student for not completing homework in Pokhara, was arrested on Tuesday.

JUMLA, July 22: Police have arrested two district leaders of Chand-led Nepal Communist Party (NCP) on Monday.

RAUTAHAT, July 20: An assistant Sub-Inspector(ASI) on Friday has been arrested on the charge of raping a 20-year-old woman in Rautahat district.

65-year-old arrested on rape charge

July 20, 2019 11:56 am

OKHALDHUNGA, July 20: A 65-year-old man has been arrested in Okhaldhunga on the charge of raping a 10-year-old girl.

KATHMANDU, July 18: Police have arrested four people with 120 kilograms marijuana from Sarlahi.

KATHMANDU, July 11: Police have arrested leaders and cadres of outlawed Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand in Nawalparasi and Surkhet on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, July 9: Police has arrested Pasang Yalmo 39, in illegal possession of US and Hong Kong dollars.

ZURICH, July 8: Environmental activists, seeking to pressure Swiss banks into halting the financing of fossil fuels, blocked entrances to Credit Suisse in Zurich and UBS in Basel on Monday before police intervened and arrested some protesters.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Two Pakistani nationals, including a woman, were arrested in Bhaktapur on the charge of stealing money from a local shop in Kathmandu.

KAILALI, July 4: Police on Wednesday arrested three persons including the chairperson of Attariya Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) on the charge of attempting to foil the third municipal assembly of Godawari Municipality a week ago.

KATHMANDU, June 28: Police has arrested the ‘self-proclaimed goddess’ for torturing another woman time and again from Bhadrakali temple located in front of the Singhadurbar.

KATHMANDU, June 28: One person allegedly involved in the series of syringe attacks targeted at women was arrested on Thursday night from Maharjgunj, Kathmandu.