KATHMANDU, July 30: Visiting Chinese Deputy Minister for External Affairs Wang Yajun held a meeting with CPN Chairperson Pushpa Kamla Dahal 'Prachanda' here today.

ISTANBUL, June 24: Turks began voting on Sunday for a new president and parliament in elections that pose the biggest ballot box challenge to Tayyip Erdogan and his Islamist-rooted AK Party since they swept to power more than a decade and a half ago.

Jos Buttler scored 94* as Rajasthan Royals (RR) beat Mumbai Indians (MI) to reach 12 points in 12 Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 matches on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, May 1: Today marks the 129th Labor Day. It is also known as International Workers' Day in some countries. It is a celebration of laborers and the working classes that is promoted by the international labor movement, socialists, communists or anarchists.

FUSSA, Japan (AP), Nov 5: President Donald Trump praised Japan as a “crucial ally” and warned adversaries not to test America’s resolve Sunday as he opened a grueling and consequential first trip to Asia.

KATHMANDU, Oct 13: Nepal is facing Hong Kong in the sixth round matches of the ICC World Cricket League Championship on Friday and Sunday.

Leaders from western Terai considering stark moves including resignation en masse and formation of a new party if concerns not met.

WASHINGTON, July 25: John McCain will make a dramatic return to the Senate for a make-or-break vote on Republican health care legislation Tuesday just days after getting diagnosed with brain cancer, giving an emotional and arithmetical boost to his party's reeling effort to repeal Obamacare.

KATHMANDU, May 1: Industrialists and trade union leaders are hopeful that the endorsement of Labor Bill and Social Security Bill by the parliament will improve relation between employers and employees.

KATHMANDU, March 12: Nepal is taking on Kenya on Monday in the second match of the ICC World Cricket League at the TU Cricket Ground. As Nepal lost the first match with Kenya by 5 wickets on Saturday, the second match is going to more crucial for Nepal to keep mathematical hopes alive to stay in the tournament.

KATHMANDU, March 10: Nepal is taking on Kenya in the ICC World Cricket League on Saturday and Monday at the TU Cricket Ground. Republica looks into some crucial issues for Nepal regarding the Saturday's match.

Crucial bill on local elections stalled

February 9, 2017 00:50 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 8: The bill that legally paves way for the government to announce the local election has not been forwarded to the president's office for authentication even after a week of its passage by parliament. According to sources, the prime minister's office has requested the speaker to delay forwarding the bill to the president.

SINDHULI, Jan 6: 'Nepal is my second home. All love me here. I have not got such love in Japan', Japanese Public Health nurse Kanako Kon shared her feelings before representatives of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Finance, Home and Education, and JICA. She arrived here as a volunteer two years ago.

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: The current political scenario in the country is highly polarized.

Republican Donald Trump scored a series of surprising wins in battleground states including Florida and Ohio on Tuesday, opening a path to the White House for the political outsider and rattling world markets counting on a win by Democrat Hillary Clinton.

NUWAKOT, Nov 7: Congestion along the road connecting Galchhi of Dhading district to Rasuwagadhi - the gateway to China in Rasuwa district- has been creating hassles for vehicles to ply on it.

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that a meaningful participation between India and Nepal is crucial to unlock the huge potentials that the two countries have. PM Dahal made the remarks at the joint press conference with Indian PM Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Friday.

HONG KONG, Sept 4: Hong Kongers headed to the polls Sunday for the specially administered Chinese city's most crucial election since the handover from Britain in 1997.

Crucial India-funded projects in limbo

August 17, 2016 02:10 am

RAJBIRAJ, Aug 17: A number of infrastructure projects funded by India have remained in limbo for years in Saptari district. Some of them have not completed even in after a decade though expected to complete in three years.

KATHMANDU, July 15: Nepali national cricket team, which is in England, recorded 20 runs win over Indian Gymkhana Cricket Club in a 20-over match played at the latter's ground in London on Thursday.