A portrait of Tanka Prasad Acharya, former prime minister and founder member of Nepal Praja Parishad, in this undated photo.

Zac Efron, who won legions of female fans in the “High School Musical” films, takes on a more sinister role in the crime drama “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, and Vile”, playing American serial killer Ted Bundy.

The identity of the bidder who paid $14,000 at a US auction for a letter written by former AC/DC frontman Bon Scott has been revealed.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: Today's meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) has unanimously passed the condolence motion on the demise of former lawmaker Kamal Prasad Pangeni.

Former lawmaker Pangeni passes away

August 5, 2018 10:59 am

SYANGJA, Aug 5: Former lawmaker from the Nepali Congress (NC) and Syangja district chapter president of the party, Kamal Prasad Pangeni died of cardiac arrest on Sunday morning. According to family sources, Pangeni died while undergoing treatment at a local hospital.

KATHMANDU, July 22: Chairperson of World Hindu Federation International, Bharat Keshar Singh passed away at 3 AM today while undergoing treatment at Vayoda Hospital, Balkhu. Singh, 85, was admitted to the hospital twenty days ago after suffering from cardiac arrest.

LONDON, July 14: Chelsea named former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri as the new head coach on a three-year term on Saturday, a day after parting ways with another Italian manager Antonio Conte.

MUMBAI, July 14: An Indian politician has taken streaming giant Netflix to court, asking that it delete “offensive scenes” and derogatory remarks about former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in its first Indian original series.

July 7: Pakistan’s former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was sentenced in absentia to 10 years in prison by a corruption court in Islamabad yesterday, lawyers said, dealing a serious blow to his party’s troubled campaign ahead of July 25 elections.

KUALA LUMPUR, July 4: In a stunning fall from grace, Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak was charged in court on Wednesday as part of an investigation into allegations of extensive corruption and misappropriation at a state fund he founded.

KUALA LUMPUR, July 3: Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was arrested Tuesday by anti-graft investigators and will be charged over his alleged role in the multibillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund.

KATHMANDU, June 29: Former Copy Editor of Nagarik Daily Yadav Prasad Thapaliya has passed away.

WASHINGTON DC, June 28: Joel Davis, who helped found Youth to End Sexual Violence and was chairman of the International Campaign to Stop Rape and Gender Violence in Conflict, was arrested Tuesday in Manhattan on charges of enticement of a minor to engage in sexual activity, attempted sexual exploitation of a minor, and possession, receipt and distribution of child pornography.

BALTIMORE, June 27: Former NAACP President Ben Jealous won the Maryland Democratic nomination for governor on Tuesday, giving him a shot at becoming the state’s first black governor and setting up a battle between the progressive candidate and a popular Republican incumbent.

KATHMANDU, June 27: As part of bringing the property belonging to the then royal family under government ownership, the Nepal Trust Office locked the house of a former employee of the royal palace, Juni Thapa.  A team of police locked the house built on 2 ropani 13 ana plot in Chhauni of Kathmandu on Tuesday afternoon.

Vinnie Paul, who co-founded Pantera and played with bands including Damageplan and Hellyeah, has died at the age of 54.

LOS ANGELES, June 8: A day after Stormy Daniels accused her former lawyer of being a “puppet” for President Donald Trump, the attorney countersued the porn star and her new attorney for defamation and accused Trump’s personal attorney of illegally recording their telephone calls.

KATHMANDU, June 3:Former Minister for Home Affairs, Dan Bahadur Shahi, passed away this morning. He was 76.

KATHMANDU, May 29: Police have arrested six people for their involving in the Indian Premier League (IPL) betting from the capital.

KATHMANDU, May 27: NASA’s former scientist and astronaut Dr Sandra Hall Magnus visited Kanjirowa National Secondary School on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, May 27: All the former and the present captain of the Nepal national cricket team were felicitated by the Pramod Raj- Sabitri Pandey Memorial Foundation in Kathmandu on Saturday.

KUALA LUMPUR, May 18: Malaysian police seized 284 boxes containing designer handbags and dozens of bags filled with cash and jewellery from a private residence linked to former prime minister Najib Razak on Friday morning.

KATHMANDU, May 14: Former Captain of national football team Mani Bikram Shah passed away today.

Mahathir Mohamad’s election victory brings an end to ruling coalition’s lengthy hold on power

KATHMANDU, May 8 : Former Prime Ministers have suggested Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli to formulate land use policy.

PM Oli consults with former PMs

May 8, 2018 11:37 am

KATHMANDU, May 8: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has been consulting with former Prime Ministers regarding policies and programs for upcoming fiscal year- 2075/076 today.

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 19: Former football captain of Sarswati Youth Nepal, Dipesh Shrestha, 26, has been arrested on the charge of theft with stolen accessories from his room in Kapan.

WASHINGTON, April 18: Barbara Bush, the beloved wife of one former president and mother of another, died at the age of 92 on Tuesday.

PAKISTAN, April 14: The Pakistan Supreme Court on Friday disqualified former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for lifetime from holding any public office, Xinhua news agency reported.

DOLPA, April 13: Three former ambassadors of India to Nepal have arrived for observing the natural beauty and religious heritages in Dolpa district.

KATHMANDU, April 8: Former UN-Habitat country representative for Afghanistan, Peter John Dalglish, has been arrested from Kavrepalanchowk district for his alleged involvement in pedophilia, a psychiatric disorder that leads to sexual attraction toward children.

KATHMANDU, April 5: Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli held consultation with former prime ministers and the members of Eminent Persons Group (EPG) ahead of his state visit to India beginning Friday.

KATHMANDU, April 5: The government has stripped off the Department of Revenue Investigation (DRI) of additional authorities delegated by ministerial-level decisions of the Ministry of Finance.

Former lawmaker Bhetwal passes away

April 4, 2018 18:08 pm

CHITWAN, April 4: CPN (UML)'s central audit committee member and former lawmaker Jagrit Prasad Bhetwal of Rapti Municipality-4, Chitwan passed away today.

Former lawmaker Bhetwal passes away

April 4, 2018 15:37 pm

RATNANAGAR, Chitwan, April 4: CPN (UML)'s central audit commission member and former lawmaker Jagrit Prasad Bhetwal of Rapti Municipality-4, Chitwan passed away today.

KATHMANDU, April 4: Former Prime Ministers paid a courtesy call to PM KP Sharma Oli at the latter’s residence in Baluwatar.

KATHMANDU, Mar 30: The Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) has honored its nine former presidents on the occasion of its 63rd establishment day.

KATHMANDU, Mar 18: Purna Bahadur Khadka, leader of Nepali Congress and former Home Minister has been injured in a road accident occurred at Satthari of Surkhet district today.

Former TU VC Sharma passes away

March 15, 2018 09:31 am

KATHMANDU, March 15: Former Vice ChancVice-Chancellorvan University (TU) and Former Director of Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital Prof Dr Govinda Sharma passed away on Wednesday night. He was 75.

KATHMANDU, March 8: Maoist Center politburo member and former lawmaker Renu Chand has tied the knot for the second time.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Tuesday appointed CPN-UML leader Agni Prasad Kharel as Attorney General (AG). The government had recommended the head of state to appoint Kharel as AG.

PARKLAND, Feb 15: A former student opened fire with a semi-automatic rifle at a Florida high school Wednesday, killing at least 17 people and sending hundreds of students fleeing into the streets in the nation’s deadliest school shooting since a gunman attacked an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.

LONDON, Feb 10: Former Ireland international Liam Miller has died at the age of 36 after suffering with cancer.

KATHMANDU, Feb 5:  Former King Gyanendra Bir Bikram Shah left to Bhubaneshwor, India to attend the International Gau Sambardhana Mahotsav at Rathipur near Jatni on February 7.

NUWAKOT, Feb 5: Hundreds of people from Salme, Bhalche and Lachyang in Nuwakot district moved to Simbutar of Bidur Municipality after they were rendered homeless by the deadly earthquake of 2015.

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.

JAJARKOT, Dec 9: Former Home Minister Shakti Bahadur Basnet has made a victory in Jajarkot. Basnet, who is leader of Maoist center has back supported by CPN-UML.

BHOJPUR, Dec 9: Former Information and Communication Minister Sherdhan Rai, candidate from CPN-UML in Bhojpur wins for the Provincial Assembly. Rai win in Province ‘B’ by 13229 votes-

KATHMANDU, Dec 1: The Nepal cricket team is set to face USA today at ICC Academy Nursery Oval 2 ground as a part of practice schedule ahead of the two-match series against the home team UAE in the final round matches of the ICC World Cricket League Championship. The national cricket players are set to reunite with former Nepal head coach and current USA coach Pubudu Dassanyake after his departure in 2015.