KATHMANDU, April 28: Nepal Police has appointed Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Kuber Kadayat as its central spokesperson.

KATHMANDU, March 27: For the first time in Nepal Police, three female police officers have reached the special category.

KATHMANDU, March 27: Four DIGs of Nepal Police have been recommended for the promotion as AIG.

KATHMANDU, March 21: The government has promoted five Deputy Inspectors General (DIGs) to the position of Assistant Inspector General (AIG) of Police. A Cabinet meeting held on Monday morning decided to promote all the five DIGs, who were recommended for promotion by the promotion committee on March 10, to AIG.

KATHMANDU, March 10: The government has recommended five Deputy Inspectors General of Police (DIG) for promotion to Additional Inspectors General of Police (AIG). The promotion committee meeting held on Friday recommended the promotion.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: With the Ministry of Home Affairs starting the promotion process for five vacant Additional Inspector General (AIG) posts in the Nepal Police, a massive tug-of-war of power and influence has started among the competitors.

KATHMANDU, July 1: The Supreme Court (SC) has stayed the government’s decision to amend the standard on excavation of stones, pebbles, and sand and their sales.

KATHMANDU, June 23: A committee has recommended the government to promote 17 Senior Superintendents of Police (SSPs) to the post of Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police.

KATHMANDU, June 12: Former Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Nepal Police, Ramesh Kharel is going to contest the election to the House of Representatives from Kathmandu Constituency no. 1.

KATHMANDU, April 18: The Home Ministry has recommended Deputy Inspector General of Armed Police Force(APF) Raju Aryal for the promotion to the post of Additional Inspector General.

KATHMANDU, March 31: After the promotion of three Deputy Inspectors General (DIGs) to Additional Inspector Generals (AIGs), two DIGs have gone to the Supreme Court (SC) against the decision.

KATHMANDU, March 31: The government has promoted three Deputy Inspectors General (DIGs) to Additional Inspector Generals (AIGs).

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: The home ministry has recommended for the promotion of six Senior Superintendents of Police (SSPs) to the post of Deputy Inspector General (DIG).

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: The home ministry has recommended the names of nine Senior Superintendents of Police (SSPs) for promotion to the post of Deputy Inspector General (DIG).

A promotion committee led by Home Secretary Maheshwar Neupane decided to recommend DIG Pokharel to the post of AIG

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: As the government recently decided to increase the quota of Deputy Inspectors General (DIGs) and an Additional Inspector General (AIG) in the Nepal Police, former senior police officers and security stakeholders have slammed the decision, saying politicians have manipulated the security force to meet their own vested interest.

KATHMANDU, July 11: The State Affairs Committee of the House of Representatives has agreed to the proposal of a Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Nepal Police leading the provincial police force.

DIG’s death ‘suspicious’: Police

October 29, 2018 08:33 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 29: Police have termed the death of Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Sushil Bhandari of Nepal Police and two others in a vehicle accident in Dhakalthok, Kavre on Saturday as “suspicious”.

KAVRE, Oct 27: Three persons died in road accidents in Kavre district on Saturday afternoon.

JUMLA, July23: A police team led by DIG Surendra Bikram Shah has reached Jumla to investigate the incident that occurred when Dr. Govinda KC, who was on a fast unto death at Karnali Academy of Health Sciences, was taken to Kathmandu by force.

KATHMANDU, May 8: The promotion committee of Nepal Police has recommended 16 Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) to be promoted to Deputy Inspector General (DIG) post.

Former DIG Niroula arrested

April 23, 2018 04:45 am

KATHMANDU, April 23: Former Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Nepal Police Govinda Niroula has been arrested for his alleged involvement in the smuggling of 33 kilograms of gold through the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) last year. Niroula was police chief at TIA when the incident happened.

KATHMANDU, April 11: Expressing discontent over the government's decision to pick his batch-mate Sarbendra Khanal as the chief of Nepal Police, Deputy Inspector General Ramesh Kharel quit the police force on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, April 11: Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Nepal Police Ramesh Kharel has said that he will step down today.

KATHMANDU, Mar 4: CPN-UML lawmaker and former Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Nepal Police, Nawaraj Silwal, who had been hiding for the past several months to avoid arrest over alleged forgery, has started appearing in public with the change of guards at Singha Durbar.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14:  Police have submitted an investigation report on forged documents case of  former DIG and UML Parliamentary member Nawaraj Silwal.

KATHMANDU, Jan 3: Kathmandu Metropolitan Police Office issued an arrest warrant against former Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Nepal Police, Navaraj Silwal on Tuesday.

Former DIG Silwal wins in Lalitpur-1

December 9, 2017 21:25 pm

LALITPUR, Dec 9:  CPN-UML candidate for Lalitpur-1 and former DIG Nava Raj Silwal has secured victory in Federal Parliament.

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Naya Shakti Party Nepal leader and former DIG Ganesh Rai has quit the party.

DIG Navaraj Silwal joins UML

October 7, 2017 03:29 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Nepal Police Navaraj Silwal has joined CPN-UML on Friday even as the government hasn't approved his resignation so far.

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: The Supreme Court on Tuesday quashed a writ petition filed by DIG Nawaraj Silwal challenging the government's decision to appoint Prakash Aryal as chief of Nepal Police.

Writ petition by DIG Silwal quashed

September 12, 2017 19:17 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: The writ petition filed by Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Nepal Police Nawaraj Silwal, challenging NP decision to not promote him to IGP, has been quashed by the Supreme Court today.

WARSAW, Poland,  July 10: Authorities in eastern Poland say that a second World War II bomb has been found during road works, a day after thousands of people were temporarily evacuated to allow for the removal of the first bomb.

Oli takes a dig at Deuba, Dahal

May 24, 2017 05:00 am

KATHMANDU, May 24: The CPN-UML on Tuesday objected to the government's decision to increase the number of local units in the tarai as violation of elections code of conduct.

KATHMANDU, May 2 : The Supreme Court on Tuesday 'indefinitely' postponed the hearing on a writ petition filed by DIG Nawaraj Silwal seeking his appointment as Nepal Police chief.

KATHMANDU, APRIL 28: DIG Nawaraj Silwal allegedly falsified the performance appraisal certificates he tendered to the Supreme Court while filing a writ petition seeking appointment as Nepal Police chief, a forensic examination of the documents has found. The allegation, if proved, could land the veteran police officer "at least 10 years" in jail.

KATHMANDU, April 25: The Supreme Court (SC) has ordered the government to halt any types of investigations on DIG Nawaraj Silwal regarding the IGP case until the final verdict.

KATHMANDU, April 25: Nepal Police has said that DIG Nawaraj Silwal was only asked to record his statement at the headquarters following the directives from the Council of Ministers.

KATHMANDU, April 24: Nepal Police has released DIG Nawaraj Silwal on Monday evening, who was detained earlier in the day, for interrogation on the charge of tampering with the performance evaluation report.

SC orders to release DIG Silwal

April 24, 2017 15:51 pm

KATHMANDU, April 24: The Supreme Court has ordered to release DIG Nawaraj Silwal immediately.

KATHMANDU, April 24: Senior Lawyer Purna Prasad Rajbanshi on Monday filed a writ of habeas corpus at Supreme Court (SC) demanding release of Deputy Inspector General(DIG) Nawaraj  Silwal who was detailed by Nepal Police Administration earlier today.

KATHMANDU, April 24: Nepal Police has detained DIG Nawarj Silwal its control and taken to Nepal Police headquarters to record his statement.

SC denies stay order on DIG petition

April 13, 2017 01:07 am

KATHMANDU, April 12: The Supreme Court on Wednesday did not grant stay on the writ petition filed by DIG Nawaraj Silwal against the government's appointment of Prakash Aryal as the Inspector General of Nepal Police.

KATHMANDU, April 11:Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police Nawaraj Silwal has again moved the Supreme Court (SC), challenging the new appointment of Inspector General of Police (IGP).

KATHMANDU, April 10: Government has promoted DIG Prakash Aryal as the new Inspector General of Nepal Police (IGP).

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RAMECHHAP, Jan 24: In a formal program organized in Ramechhap district, Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Pashupati Upadhyay, who had reached the district to get updates on the district's peace and security aspects, openly praised the works and achievements of a lower ranked police officer, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Kumod Dhungel of the District Police Office (DPO), Ramechhap.

Why it took 23 years to dig 22 km tunnel

December 31, 2016 14:56 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 31: Some 23 years ago, Late Nepali Congress leader Krishna Prasad Bhattarai promised a by-election rally in Kathmandu that water from the Melamchi River would flow in the capital.

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: In recent excavations at Kasthamandap Temple next to Kathmandu Durbar Square, a group of researchers found the fourth saddle stone under the foundation level of the collapsed temple. The temple collapsed during the massive earthquake last year.

DIG Subedi transferred to CIAA

October 26, 2016 18:45 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 26: Deputy Inspector General of Police, Devendra Subedi at Nepal Police Headquarters IGP Secretariat, has been transferred to the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA).