KATHMANDU, Aug 5: The parliamentary Industry, Commerce, Labor and Consumer Welfare committee on Tuesday asked the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies to halt the process of issuing licenses to network marketing businesses that have been waiting for government approval to start their operation.

Actor Elle Fanning says she would love to pursue direction if she gets a good story. The actor said she "badly" wants to go behind the camera.

WUHAN, Oct 18: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence Ishwar Pokharel has directed the athletes to be disciplined and decent in the sports competition so that the nation's pride would be further enhanced.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: The National Concern and Coordination Committee under the National Assembly has expressed its dissatisfaction with the government for ignoring its directions.

KATHMANDU, July 14: State Affairs Committee of the Parliament (SAC) has directed the government to relocate the people caught in floods and landslides and to make necessary arrangements to prevent the loss of additional lives and poperty.

KATHMANDU, May 5: The National Council on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management has directed all concerned government bodies to arrange necessary preparedness to reduce the disaster risks.

Making navigation easy

August 31, 2018 09:42 am

Whether it’s exploring a new city or just going from one place to another within your own hometown, navigation can sometimes be very daunting and tricky. More so for us directionally challenged individuals who manage to mess up even the simplest of instructions.

KATHMANDU, June 10: Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa has said people have become hopeful as the government was working positively for peace and security, and stability for prosperity.

KATHMANDU: The sole equity market of Nepal came under pressure throughout the trading session on Sunday. The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index fell sharply on the first hour of trading and declined further after it failed its attempt to pullback mid-day. Eventually, the index lost 33.71 points, or 2.58 percent, to end the day at 1,273.95 points.

KATHMANDU, Mar 17: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the SAARC activities should be given right direction by mutually resolving the issues between India and Pakistan.

21 PEs disobey OAG direction to audit

February 7, 2018 10:10 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 7: Clearing the backlog of financial auditing of public enterprises (PEs) was on the top priority of newly appointed Auditor General Tanka Mani Sharma in May last year. Sharma also issued direction to as many as 21 PEs including Citizen Investment Trust and Nepal Tourism Board to clear all the backlog of auditing by mid-August, but the progress has been miserable.

LONDON, August 20: Singer Louis Tomlinson says being a solo artist is harder than being in the band One Direction.

Music mogul Simon Cowell says he feels like a "proud dad" towards the One Direction stars - Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, and former member Zayn Malik.

KATHMANDU, August 14: Twenty flood-hit districts are facing crisis similar to the one created by the earthquakes of 2015. Some people are voluntarily collect relief materials in major cities and private sector also wants to provide relief materials promptly.

Anoushka Pandey, 21, is the founder of Fellow Traveller, a local NGO set up in 2008. She is also a motivational speaker who focuses on body positivity. Pandey is currently an undergraduate student of agriculture at Himalayan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (HICAST) in Kalanki, Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, Nov 23: The body of Santa Bahadur Tamang, a migrant worker who died in Malaysia in the course of discharging his duties, has been brought to Kathmandu following the direction of Prime Minister Puspa Kahal Dahal.