KATHMANDU, June 19: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended condolences in the demise of senior neurosurgeon Dr Upendra Devkota.

KATHMANDU, May 28: The stock market prolonged its losses further as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index lost 17.81 points to close at 1,300.41 points on Sunday. The first trading day of the week witnessed a constant decline of the index which dropped 1.35 percent at the close.

LONDON, May 18: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola signed a contract extension with the Premier League champions on Thursday that will keep him in the job until 2021.

ROLPA, April 19: Minister for Energy, Water Resource and Irrigation, Barshaman Pun, on Wednesday extended financial support to four poor students and launched the school admission campaign.

KATHMANDU, April 3:  The deadline of second tranche of grant distribution for earthquake victims has been extended till mid-July.

KATHMANDU, Mar 1: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has extended contract of national football team Head Coach Gyotoku Koji’s for a year on Wednesday. The Japanese international’s contract ended on February. ANFA also extended Chiaki Takeda’s contract as Technical Director for the national football team.

KATHMANDU, Feb 6: IME General Insurance Limited, a general insurance company promoted by a team of reputed industrialist and business houses, has extended three additional branches.

MUGU, Feb 5: With the coordination of various government authorities, District Health Office (DHO), Mugu has announced to extend its safe medical abortion service in the rural parts of the district. However, the negligence of women, especially in remote areas, has made it challenging for DHO to provide the service.

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: The Kathmandu District Court has extended the judicial remand of 14 foreigners and three Nepali citizens arrested from various hospitals in the capital on the charge of working without permission. The court has remanded them in custody for seven days for further investigation.

BARCELONA, Jan 30: Barcelona’s Spain defender Gerard Pique has signed a contract extension until 2022 which will take him beyond his 35th birthday, the Liga club said on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 6 : Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has extended best wishes to the First Women Journalists Everest Expedition -2018 (FWJEE18) team members and pledged the team an utmost support from the government.

DAO extends curfew in Kalikot

December 25, 2017 04:30 am

KALIKOT, Dec 25: Kalikot remains tense for the third consecutive day, following the death of a temporary police in a row over the perks and salary meant for temporary cops.

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli on Thursday invited Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Nepal soon after the formation of new government in Nepal.


KATHMANDU, Dec 1: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has extended best wishes for the happiness, peace and prosperity of all the Muslims on the occasion of the 1432nd birth anniversary of Hazrat Mohammad, the final rasul or messenger of the Islamic faith.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: Berger Paints has extended its deadline of Rang Magical Scheme for its customers.

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Japan has extended financial assistance of US$ 419,859 (approximately Rs 43,824,882) to Shapla Neer, a Citizens' Committee in Japan for Overseas Support, under the Grant Assistance for Japanese NGO Projects Scheme.

KATHMANDU, Nov 11: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba extended best wishes to all Nepali Kirat religion followers in and outside the country on the 133rd birth anniversary of Mahaguru Phalgunanda Lingden, the pioneer preacher of Kirat religion.

PM Deuba extends tribute to late Lohar

September 10, 2017 12:08 pm

LALITPUR, September 10: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President, Sher Bahadur Deuba, extended tributes to former central committee member of the NC, late Pratapram Lohar.

KATHMANDU, July 19: Nepathya, the popular Nepali music band, has extended its ongoing Australia Tour and officially decided to perform a concert in New Zealand.

KATHAMANDU, July 7: Representatives of Nepal Government and Japanese Government have signed an agreement to extend  scholarship program designated for Nepal government officers and funded by Japanese Government.

BHAKTAPUR, July 6: The Sajha Yatayat has extended its Swayambhu of Kathmandu-Suryabinayak of Bhaktapur route to Sanga that borders with Kavre.

KATHMANDU, June 22: Special Court has remanded suspended Director General of the Inland Revenue Department, Chudamani Sharma, to the custody of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority for 7 days on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, June 22: The National Innovation Center established by Mahabir Pun has decided to extend the call for donations for another year.

BRUSSELS,  June 19:  The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for a year over its annexation of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula in 2014.

RATNANAGAR (CHITWAN), June 5: The Nepali diaspora in Israel has extended financial support for Krishna Bahadur Pariyar, who suffered serious head injury after getting struck by a cycle.

KATHMANDU, June 4: The Special Court has extended the remand of Director General (DG) of Inland Revenue Department (IRD) Chuda Mani Sharma by seven days.

BHAKTAPUR, May 31: The Sallaghari –based Iwamura Hospital in Bhaktapur has extended the duration of a free surgery camp for gallstone by a month. With this, the camp is to run until upcoming June 29.

BENIi (MYAGDI), May 24: The Myagdi Overseas Nepali Association (MONA) in UK has extended financial assistance for the treatment of a person who sustained critical injuries after falling off a tree.

UML's GC extends lead in Pokhara

May 24, 2017 09:29 am

POKHARA, May 24: CPN-UML Mayor candidate Man Bahadur GC widened his lead with Nepali Congress candidate Ramjee Kunwar in Pokhara-Lekhnath Metropolitan City.

Juventus forward Paulo Dybala has extended his contract by two years until June 2022, the Turin club said on Thursday.

Deuba extends Holi greetings

March 12, 2017 10:16 am

KATHMANDU, March 12: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has extended his best wishes to all the Nepalis on the occasion of the festival of colors, Holi on Sunday.

TERATHUN, March 3: Terathun – Hong Kong Forum has extended economic support for the families suffering physical losses during the massive fire that ripped through the Sankranti Bazaar more than two months ago.

KATHMANDU, Mar 1: The government has extended the deadline to study the report prepared by the local level restructuring commission (LLRC) for the second time after a taskforce formed to review the report failed to give concrete suggestions to the government within the seven-day extension given to it on February 21.

Amateur Tenzing extends lead by 8 strokes

February 22, 2017 21:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Amateur golfer Tenzing Tsering inched closer to top finish in the Surya Nepal Central Open on Wednesday after he extended his lead by eight strokes in the penultimate round at the par-72 Gokarna Golf Club in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: Amateur golfer Tenzing Tsering gave continuity to his six-stroke lead after the second round of Surya Nepal Western Open on Tuesday played at the Gokarna Forest Golf Resort in Kathmandu.

Govt extends taskforce deadline by 7 days

February 21, 2017 00:50 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: The government has extended the deadline of the taskforce formed to study the report prepared by the local level restructuring commission (LLRC) by seven days.

LAHAN, Feb 3: The custody of Free Madhes Alliance Coordinator, Chandra Kant Raut (CK Raut), has been extended by 10 more days for ongoing investigation for organized crime against the state.

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: President Bidya Devi Bhandari extended best wishes to Tamang sisters and brothers at home and abroad on the occasion of the Sonam Lhosar today.

Brazil international midfielder Philippe Coutinho has extended his contract with Liverpool, the Premier League side said on its website (www.liverpoolfc.com) on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 3: The Department of Railways (DoR) has extended the deadline of the global tender to study feasibility study of the Kathmandu-Birgunj Railway Line by a week.

KATHMANDU, Jan 2: The Department of Railways (DoR) has extended the deadline for a global tender by seven days for the feasibility study of the Kathmandu-Birgunj Electric Railway Line.

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: The Ministry of Health has extended the deadline to register pharmacies and clinics being operated illegally.

Army extends ITF gold tally to 14

December 27, 2016 09:02 am

DAMAK, Dec 27: Tribhuvan Army Club has extended its gold tally to 14 in the ITF taekwondo event at the Seventh National Games adding six more to its tally on Monday. On the second day of event held in Damak, Jhapa, Eastern Region also bagged three golds while another departmental team Armed Police Force Club won two.

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: The Government of Japan has decided to provide Rs 15.288 billion in loan assistance (16.636 billion Japanese Yen) to the Nepal government to implement the Nagdhunga Tunnel Construction Project on Thursday.

PM Dahal extends greetings on Udhauli

December 13, 2016 14:18 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has wished that may the Udhauli festival inspire the entire Nepali community to further deepen the mutual goodwill, fraternal ties and social tolerance existing among them for centuries.

Oli extends best wishes on Jyapu Day

December 13, 2016 12:58 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: CPN (UML) Chair KP Sharma Oli has extended best wishes to all sisters and brothers belonging to the Jyapu Community on the occasion of the 13th Jyapu Day today.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: The commission formed to restructure local governments in line with the new federal structure has decided to extend its deadline to mid-December after it was unable to finalize the local structure in Province 2 due to 'non-cooperation' of the political parties at the local level.

KATHMANDU, Nov 18: Everest Bank Ltd (EBL) has donated materials to Manakamana Temple of Gorkha for keeping the temple premises clean and healthy.

KATHMANDU, Nov 14: The government has extended the deadline for selecting the constituency infrastructure development special programs by a month as majority of lawmakers failed to propose special development programs for their constituencies on time.