KATHMANDU, Jan 13: Police have arrested Dharmendra Bastola, chief of Western Command of Netra Bikram Chand ‘Biplab’-led Communist Party of Nepal(CPN) from the bordering area of Makwanpur and Lalitpur districts on Tuesday afternoon, confirmed a senior police officer.
KATHMANDU, Dec 28: A squad of security personnel arrested three persons involved in smuggling of endangered wildlife pangolin along with its scale. A joint team comprising personnel from Nepal Army (NA), Armed Police Force (APF) and Chitwan National Park (CNP) administration apprehended the smugglers on Sunday.
KATHMANDU, Oct 19: Police on Sunday arrested a kidnapping and murder convict who had been absconding for the nearly past six years. He was convicted by Jhapa District Court on the charge of kidnapping and murder, and was slapped a jail-term of 17 years.
KATHMANDU, Oct 15: Police have arrested two fraudsters for allegedly swindling nine youths out of nearly three million rupees and showing false hope of finding them attractive jobs in a European country.
KATHMANDU, Sept 7: A man spreading rumors in a YouTube channel that the internal organs of those who die of COVID-19 are being trafficked was arrested by the Metropolis Crime Division, Kathmandu, earlier on Monday morning.
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, 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.
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.
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.