KATHMANDU, Sept 11: The rift between the central and provincial governments is widening, with the chief ministers from all seven provinces standing against the center's non-cooperation in the exercise of their rights as envisioned under the federal structure.
The watercolor painting exhibition 'Insights' by artist duo D Ram Palpali and NB Gurung, which began last week at Nepal Art Council, Babermahal, concluded on Monday. The seven-day long exhibition featured around 40 artworks depicting the expression of the artists. Palpali showed the natural, cultural and religious beauty of Palpa in a realistic form.
The United States is leaving the United Nations’ Human Rights Council, accusing the organisation of bias against Israel and pointing out that it includes accused human rights abusers such as China, Cuba, Venezuela and Congo.
Talks with the United States over how to reform the main U.N. rights body have failed to meet Washington's demands, activists and diplomats say, suggesting that the Trump administration will quit the Geneva forum whose session opens on Monday.
Hundreds of artworks from over 400 artists are being showcased at Nepal Art Council, Babarmahal, Kathmandu in the eighth edition of ‘National Lalitkala Exhibition’, that was kicked off on Wednesday. The annual exhibition is organized by Nepal Academy of Fine Arts.
UNITED NATIONS, Dec 17: The United Nations Security Council is considering a draft resolution that would insist any decisions on the status of Jerusalem have no legal effect and must be rescinded after U.S. President Donald Trump recognized the city as Israel’s capital.
NEW YORK , Septmeber 4: The U.N. Security Council is holding its second emergency meeting in a week about North Korea on Monday after a powerful nuclear test explosion added another layer of urgency for diplomats wrestling with what to do about the North’s persistent weapons programs.
KATHMANDU, July 1: The meeting of National Tourism Council has not convened in the last one and half years much to the dismay of tourism entrepreneurs who are urging government to bring new programs to revive tourism sector.
KATHMANDU, April 2: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has directed the national security council secretariat to monitor whether the national security policy, 2016 has been independently and impartially implemented.
KATHMANDU, Feb 14: Alfresco Media and Event organized ‘Alfresco Open Art Exhibition and Competition 2017’ for pre-primary level to college level students to promote young artists at Nepal Art Council on Monday.
KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Dr Govinda KC, senior professor at the Institute of Medicine (IoM), on Saturday issued a three-week ultimatum demanding that the Tribhuvan University Council revoke its decision, which according to him sidelines the IOM while fixing the fee structure and student quota at its affiliate medical colleges.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon on Saturday (today) welcomed the adoption of a Security Council resolution which states that the establishment of Israeli settlements in Palestinian territory occupied since 1967 have “no legal validity,” constitute a “flagrant violation” of international law and are a “major obstacle” to a two-State solution and a just, lasting and comprehensive peace.
KATHMANDU, Dec 21: The government is preparing to assign senior most secretary of a village council or a municipal council that falls under a to-be-formed local government as the executive head of the new local government so as to avoid any leadership vacuum at the local levels.
KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Swastika Shrestha was declared the winner of British Council IELTS Awards for 2016 on Wednesday. The British Council IELTS Award was launched in February 2015 with the objective of supporting Nepali students trying intending to study in English speaking country.
KATHMANDU, Oct 4: A meeting of the Consultative Council of the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) today decided to nominate 14 lawmakers representing the 14 districts most affected by the last year's earthquake in the Council. The nominations will be made on the basis of the principle of inclusion.
UNITED NATIONS, Sept 7: The U.N. Security Council on Tuesday strongly condemned North Korea'slatest ballistic missile launches and threatened "further significant measures" if it refuses to stop its nuclear and missile tests.
KATHMANDU, Sept 2: The winning photos along with the shortlisted photos of the IME Global-IME Nepal Photo Contest 2016, organized by Photo Journalist’s (PJ) Club, have been mounted for exhibition in Nepal Art Council, Baber Mahal.
Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal gave this information when he called on Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun at the latter's office at Bahadur Bhawan today, the Vice President's press coordinator Manoj Gharti said.
GENEVA, Aug 12: China aims to build its growing influence at FIFA by fielding a candidate in Asian elections for new seats on the world soccer body's ruling council that were created during anti-corruption reforms.