KATHMANDU, July 27: If the government works sincerely to implement the agreement signed with Dr Govinda KC, it will not find it a tough task as it has a two-thirds majority in parliament. But without sincerity, it will be challenging to address some of demands raised by Dr KC, the senior orthopedic surgeon and professor at the Institute of Medicine (IOM).

ROLPA, May 27: It has already been a year since the formation of the local governments but still the elected local representatives are in confusion over their rights and roles. The ‘judicial’ committees which are considered the most important bodies of any local unit are especially uncertain about their roles and responsibilities.

KATHMANDU, March 22: While taking strong exception to the controversial recommendation made by the European Union Election Observation Mission to exclude Khas/Arya from what it said from quota system, the government has warned the EU mission to refrain from making such uncalled-for comments about political issues that have already been settled.

Nepal, although being a small country, is blessed with beautiful trekking routes. Some of the most beautiful landscapes that are only reachable by foot, trekking in Nepal is one of the most enjoyable and unique experiences ever. Four months ago, I along with my family decided to trek along the popular yet challenging routes of Nepal– Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) trek.

Challenging stereotype

March 9, 2018 09:15 am

Despite many women struggling to fit into the societal standards of being ‘perfect’ and a certain shape (read skinny), some women are trying to challenge this idea of ‘beauty’, forcing the society to see it for what it is and not what they think it should be.

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: The Metropolitan Traffic Police Division has been facing difficulties in the Kathmandu Valley's traffic management these days in the absence of sufficient human resources.

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: Challenging the decision of the Election Commission (EC) to cancel his candidacy, Shivpujan Raya Yadav who's contesting the polls from Constituency 4, Sarlahi District, moved the Supreme Court on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, August 28: Rastriya Prajatanta Party (RPP) has moved the Supreme Court on Sunday demanding that the registration at the Election Commission of the newly-formed Rastriya Prajatantra Party (Democratic) be scrapped.

BUTWAL, July 31: Local Development Officer (LDO) of Nawalparasi district, Yuvaraj Kattel has been transferred within five months of joining the office. He was becoming popular among the public for his strict action against land and mining mafia. His predecessor, LDO Jivlal Bhushal had been transferred within 35 days of assuming his office. It is said that a strong mafia-politicians connection is behind such early transfers.

KATHMANDU, July 13: The Institute for Strategic Socio-Economic Research (ISSR) has expressed its doubt whether the monetary policy unveiled by the Nepal Rastra Bank last Sunday for the upcoming fiscal year would be a help in building investment-friendly atmosphere in the country.

KATHMANDU, July 13: The Institute for Strategic Socio-Economic Research (ISSR)has expressed its doubt whether the monetary policy unveiled by the Nepal Rastra Bank last Sunday for the upcoming fiscal year would be a help in building investment-friendly atmosphere in the country.

KATHMANDU, June 5: Health Minister Gagan Thapa has said that it is challenging to work as a minister.

KATHMANDU, June 4: Gunjaman BK , CPN-UML candidate for the position of  the Ward member from  Ward 19 of Bharatpur Metropolitan City, and lawyer Tulsi Ram on Sunday have filed a writ petition at Supreme Court  demanding for the scrapping of decision made by Election Commission on Saturday to conduct re-election in Ward 19 of Bharatpur Metropolitan City.

KATHMANDU, June 3: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has said that ensuring easy and affordable health services was still a challenging task in the country.

CHITWAN, April 8: Poachers have killed one rhino after a hiatus of long time at Chitwan National Park.

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: Indian Ambassador to Nepal Ranjit Rae said that Nepal has been a very challenging and complex assignment for every Indian diplomat.

PYONGYANG, North Korea, Feb 12: North Korea reportedly fired a ballistic missile early Sunday in what would be its first such test of the year and an implicit challenge to President Donald Trump, who stood with the Japanese leader as Shinzo Abe called the move "absolutely intolerable."

KATHMANDU, Jan 16: Former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Reconstruction Authority (NRA), Sushil Gyewali has moved Supreme Court (SC) on Monday challenging the government’s decision to sack him.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: Economics and experts have said that a huge gap between financial resources and needs of various provinces will be one of the major challenges when the country embraces federal setup.

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: Nepali Congress leader Prakash Man Singh has seen the task of holding three elections within 17 months as a big challenge.

LALITPUR, Aug 1: Chairman of CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the new government has to undertake very challenging and risky responsibilities.

DHADING, June 18: CPN-UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that the populist budget brought by the incumbent government will face challenges in course of the implementation.