Cabinet meeting goes hi-tech

July 27, 2018 06:00 am

KATHMANDU, July 27: The government on Thursday conducted the first paperless cabinet meeting dispatching agendas electronically.

KATHMANDU, July 25: Anil Kumar Sah’s 56 runs went in vain as Felix Organ claimed three wickets to hand Nepal a 19-run defeat in the second practice match of the Europe tour against St Cross Symondians Cricket Club on Tuesday in London.

PARBAT, July 18: A teenager has gone missing when a landslide triggered by incessant rain swept away a house at Lasti Berneta of Jaljala rural municipality in Parbat district last night.

ILAM, July 17: The trend of encroaching upon forest land for settlement has been rampantly increasing in Ilam but the authorities concerned have turned a blind eye to this.

BAGLUNG, July 15: Nandakali Gaire, 60, has gone missing as a jeep heading to Chhorepatan of Dhorpatan - 4 from Burtibang fall down into Tamankhola river on Saturday. The jeep with seven people on board reportedly lost its balance and fell into the river due to break failure.

RASUWA, July 11: Traffic along the Pasang Lhamu highway has been disrupted after a dozer went phut at Grang in the district on Wednesday.

MAHENDRANAGAR, July 9: Prem Rawat, 19, originally from Sherdaha Rural Municipality who was studying in Mahendranagar, has gone missing while bathing in the Mahakali River. Rawat was staying at his uncle Udaya Rawat's house in Ward 9 of Mahakali Municipality.

Kathmandu goes jersey Crazy

June 10, 2018 11:14 am

KATHMANDU, June 10 : Marking the occasion, shops, malls, and offices in Kathmandu are getting heavily influenced by the football mood. Kathmandu is donned in flags of participating team, and the people are also slipped into jerseys of their favorite teams

KATHMANDU, May 25: Subash Chandra Nembang, leader of Nepal Communist Party has urged to delete a word that seemingly described President Bidhya Devi Bhandari from the records of federal parliament.

Local body goes hi-tech in Siraha

May 20, 2018 07:41 am

SIRAHA, May 20: Dhangadimai Municipality of Siraha has developed a smartphone application to improve public service delivery and good governance. The app has been introduced to enhance people's access to the development works carried out by the municipality.

RAMECHHAP, May 15: An eleventh grader of Manthali Municipality, who had left home on Monday to appear for the grade 11 exam, has gone missing in flood triggered by heavy rainfall which started from Sunday midnight.

EVEREST BASE CAMP, May 14: Everest is the ultimate mountaineering "trophy", but the rising number of inexperienced climbers attempting to tackle the summit are running huge risks to reach the top of the world.

IED goes off in Kailali

May 5, 2018 16:35 pm

KAILALI, May 5: An improvised explosive bomb (IED) went off near the office of Gauriganga municipality-10 on Saturday morning.

NEPSE goes online

April 15, 2018 19:48 pm

KATHMANDU, April 15:  The buyers and sellers now can order through the online system to buy and sell the secondary shares of the public companies listed on the Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE).

Singha Durbar goes solar

April 10, 2018 19:19 pm

KATHMANDU, April 10: Singha Durbar, the administrative center of the federal government, has been formally powered with over 1-megawatt solar energy from Tuesday.

As Oli goes to India

April 3, 2018 01:30 am

Prime Minister Oli holds almost the same strong clout in Nepal as his counterpart Narendra Modi does in India

Nepal goes down to Yemen

March 29, 2018 09:07 am

KATHMANDU, March 28: Nepal suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Yemen on Tuesday in its last group stage match of the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers at the Suheim Bin Hamad Stadium in Doha, Qatar.

BEIRUT, Feb 27:  A Russia-ordered “humanitarian pause” has gone into effect to allow civilians to leave a rebel-held enclave near Damascus, giving a brief respite to the residents of the besieged area that has been under intense attack by the Syrian government for weeks.

Kate Middleton arrived at the 71st British Academy Film Awards in an olive green Jenny Packham gown, standing out from the crowd dressed in black.

It's hard to estimate, when you consider the screen shots from Kim’s sex tape alone and then cycle through her Playboy and Paper spreads and then consider her Instagram account, like, everday.

PANCHTHAR, Feb 1: A woman has gone missing for the past four days in Panchthar district.  Kamala Tumbapo (Susmita), 26, of Phidim Municipality-5, went missing from Monday.

Chudamani Sharma goes 'out of contact'

January 27, 2018 07:17 am

KATMANDU, Jan 26: Chudamani Sharma, the suspended director general of the Inland Revenue Department, has gone out of contact at a time when the Commission for  Investigation of Abuse of Authority is preparing to drag him to  court on the charge of illegally accumulating properties worth Rs 40 million.

Rural municipality goes digital

January 15, 2018 03:26 am

DHADING, Jan 15: Karna Bahadur and Shreemaya Shrestha recently got their marriage registered. The locals of Jwalamukhi Rural Municipality had reached the rural municipality's office in the first hour on Sunday thinking that it might take hours to get the work done. To their great surprise, the couple was handed over the certificate within minutes.

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) benchmark index rebounded 8.49 points this week to close at 1,440.29 points on Wednesday-the last trading day of the week.

Youth involved in gang fight goes missing

December 28, 2017 13:32 pm

DHANKUTA, Dec 28: A youth has gone missing after being involved in a gang fight in Khalsa Chhintang Sahidbhumi rural municipality.

SIRAHA, Dec 22: Three people were injured when an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) went off at the Land Revenue Office (LRO) of Siraha on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: Nepal began the SAFF U-15 Women’s Championship with a 6-0 defeat to host Bangladesh on Sunday.

IED goes off in Lahan

December 14, 2017 14:44 pm

LAHAN, Dec 14: A pressure cooker bomb has gone off at Sahid Chowk of Lahan in Siraha district on Thursday.

KAPILVASTU, Dec 2: A bomb went off targeting the mass meeting addressed by CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal at Pakadi of Mayadevi Rural Municipality in Kapilbastu district on Saturday.

ILAM, Dec 2: An improvised explosive device exploded targeting the vehicle carrying former Prime Minister and CPN (UML) senior leader Jhala Nath Khanal, at Tinkhutte in Ilam along Fikkal-Pashupatinagar road section on Friday evening, the police said. No human casualties were reported however.

KATHMANDU, Dec 2: Nepali national cricket team faced a five-wicket defeat to the United States of America (USA) in a practice match on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 1: Nepali national cricket team faced a five-wicket defeat to the United States of America (USA) in a practice match on Friday.

Bomb goes off at Kupondole

December 1, 2017 20:11 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 1: A bomb has gone off at Kupondole in Lalitpur district on Friday evening.

JHAPA, Nov 28: An improvised explosive device went off near the house of Nepali Congress leader and candidate of Jhapa-3 for elections to House of Representatives Krishna Prasad Sitaula in Chandragadhi, Jhapa.

Nepal goes down to UAE

November 24, 2017 08:46 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: Nepal’s hope of securing its berth in the top two of the ongoing ICC Women’s World Twenty20 Qualifying Series Asia Region faced setback after facing a five runs defeat to United Arab Emirates (UAE) in its third match on Thursday.

DANG, Nov 22: A bomb has gone off near an election rally attended by CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli in Ghorahi on Wednesday.

BHOJPUR, Nov 18: An exchange of fire has taken place in Bhojpur on Saturday while defusing a time bomb. The incident took place when a bomb disposal team tried to defuse the time bomb planted in Bhir Thaplo of Khadananda Municipality-13, Boya.

RAUTAHAT, Nov 18: A bomb has gone off in district on Saturday that has injured eight people including a child.

Bomb goes off in Gorkha-2

November 16, 2017 16:02 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: A bomb has gone off near bridge of Sirdi Khola of Gorkha constituency-2.

BAGLUNG, Nov 16: A bomb went off near a mass gathering organized by left alliance - CPN-UML, CPN (Maoist Center) and Rastriya Janamorcha - at Hatiya in  Galkot Municipality in the district.

Trump goes to China

November 8, 2017 00:30 am

Trump and Xi must find a way to defuse the looming crisis on the Korean Peninsula, or manage the results should diplomacy fail.

Woman goes missing for five days

November 7, 2017 11:39 am

ILAM, Nov 7: A woman has gone missing here since the past five days. The missing is Sumitra Maya Limbu, 33, of Kalkatte, Mai Municipality-8.

Nepal goes down to Tigers, again

November 5, 2017 08:24 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 5: Nepal U-19 cricket team, which is in Bangladesh tour, faced a 123-run defeat to home team in its second practice match on Thursday. Nepal had suffered three wickets loss to Tigers in its first practice match on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 25: Of the total budget that the government allocates every year to provide monetary assistance for the treatment of eight types of chronic diseases, some 60 per cent is being spent for kidney-related diseases.

MOSCOW, Oct 22: Alexei Navalny, Russia’s most prominent opposition figure, has been released from jail after a 20-day sentence for calling an unauthorized demonstration.

Rapper Laure Goes Live in Dharan

October 17, 2017 09:42 am

DHARAN, Oct 17: A live musical concert was organized on the playground of Public Higher Secondary School, Dharan on Saturday. The concert was organized with an aim to support the education of tarai flood victims. Rapper Laure and Singer Kamal Khatre performed their super hit numbers at the concert.

Child goes missing for past 17 days

October 13, 2017 11:26 am

RAJBIRAJ, Oct 13: A child has gone missing from Bishnupur rural municipality of Saptari for the past 17 days.

Nepal goes down to Palestine

September 25, 2017 09:12 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Nepal has wrapped up the AFC U-16 Championship 2018 Qualifiers with a disappointing 2-1 defeat to Palestine on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: Traders of the upscale Durbar Marg area of Kathmandu have resumed their businesses after closing down since Thursday to protest the sealing of some stores by the government.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Nepal suffered 57-68 loss at the hands of Bangladesh in the ongoing U-16 SABA Basketball Championship on Thursday.