KATHMANDU, May 22: Minister of State for Health Padma Kumari Aryal said Nepal is in need of functional partnership and practical collaborations in moving the health systems towards the right direction.

KATHMANDU, April 29: Despite top leaders' claim that the planned unification between the CPN-UML and the CPN (Maoist Center) had reached the point of no return, the two parties face an uphill task of sharing power along the party line and managing top portfolios.

Looking forward

April 15, 2018 02:30 am

New Year 2075

KATHMANDU, April 7: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli was conferred the guard of honor at the Presidential house in New Delhi, India.  Upon receiving the guard of honor, the prime minister shared that “friendship was most important and there would be no compromises with friends.”

Bouncing forward from setbacks

March 13, 2018 09:24 am

Numerous bumps and bruises along her way hardly stopped Sadina Shrestha, 28, from garnering accolades through her basketball skills. Having played for the national basketball team for 12 years now, she was appointed as the Captain of the national women’s basketball team in 2012.

Taking Nepal forward

February 19, 2018 01:00 am

A government that lasts for full five years could do a lot to take the country to the new direction. But how should it start and where from?

Way forward for Nepal

February 14, 2018 00:31 am

Way forward is embracing economic pragmatism based on market alliance, trade, and technology with robust social compact.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Foreign affairs experts have said that the old-age friendship between Nepal and India would further strengthen from the visit of Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

Arsenal are set to compete with Manchester United for a Ligue 1 winger, according to reports.

Looking forward for better world

November 22, 2017 08:35 am

Padam Pandey is a 27- year-old bus driver from Bhojpur. He is currently living in Kamalpokhari. It has been 10 years since he started working as a driver. He learned driving from his brother. He began working as a helper for his brother’s bus for 14 months then started driving a bus himself.

"Looking forward to "Fanney Khan''

September 26, 2017 10:32 am

MUMBAI, Sept 26: Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan says she is waiting excitedly to join the team of her next movie ‘Fanney Khan’. Aishwarya is a part of ‘Fanney Khan’, an upcoming musical comedy film directed by Atul Manjrekar, with Anil Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao.

Way forward on Brexit

August 1, 2017 00:30 am

British voters have roundly rejected Theresa May’s call for a “hard Brexit,” in which the UK would leave both the EU single market and the customs union.

KATHMANDU, July 10: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that constitution amendment bill registered in Parliament would be taken forward.

KATHMANDU, July 7: The State Affairs Committee of the Legislature Parliament has directed the government to immediately forward the bill relating to disaster management.

Lyon sign Chelsea forward Traore

June 27, 2017 17:30 pm

Olympique Lyonnais have signed Chelsea's Burkina Faso forward Bertrand Traore on a five-year contract for 10 million euros (8.79 million pounds), the French club said in a statement on Monday.

KATHMANDU, May 28: Nepali Congress lawmaker Meen Bishwakarma has requested the Parliament Secretariat not to move forward the impeachment motion registered against Chief Justice Sushila Karki in the parliamentary proceedings.

MANCHESTER, April 1: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is confident the Premier League club will be doing "interesting" business during the next transfer window while acknowledging that he may not get all his first-choice targets.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Despite of wide speculation that the government would announce dates for local election from the cabinet meeting, the government instead decided to move forward the constitution amendment bill tabled in the parliament and extended the deadline of the taskforce formed to study the report of the commission for local restructuring.

KATHMANDU, Jan 4: The Federal Alliance (FA) has concluded that the confusion over the constitution amendment has been cleared following the ruling by the Supreme Court (SC).

BHIMDUTTANAGAR, Jan 2: Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) central chairman Kamal Thapa has said that if the constitution amendment bill was forwarded in its existing form then it would be counterproductive.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: With the political parties failing to find an agreement on the constitution amendment proposal, the ruling parties are preparing to table the document in the upcoming House session for deliberations.

Pain, loss and moving forward in life

December 23, 2016 23:00 pm

“You know you are getting old when you start losing stuff.”

POKHARA, Dec 8: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Jeevan Bahadur Shahi has directed the concerned authority to expedite the construction works of Pokhara International Airport (PIA) soon.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: Forty-two days after the registration of an impeachment motion in parliament against the now suspended CIAA chief Lokman Singh Karki, the parliament is likely to forward the motion to the Impeachment Recommendation Committee for further action on Thursday.

LONDON, Aug 29: Southampton has broken its club record for a transfer fee to sign Morocco forward Sofiane Boufal from Lille.

WATFORD, England, Aug 29: Wayne Rooney will revert to playing as a deep-lying forward for England under new coach Sam Allardyce but must wait until Tuesday to see if he is still captain.

Manchester, Aug 2: Manchester City took its offseason spending close to $100 million under coach Pep Guardiola by signing Germany winger Leroy Sane from Schalke on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee (PHSC) has directed the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers and the Ministry of Foreign Ministry (MoFA) not to forward the agreemo related to the proposed ambassadors until the conclusion of the parliamentary hearing process.

KATHMANDU, July 22: The Nepali Congress, CPN (Maoist Centre) and Madhesi Morcha have decided to forward the no-confidence motion registered in the parliament against the government.

KATHMANDU. July 5: A two day long ‘First Youth Agriculture Entrepreneurship Conference’ was organized by 4H Nepal – an independent youth lead organization committed to empowerment and development of rural youth – at the Department of Agriculture Hall in Harihar Bhawan, Kathmandu.