Three held with idols in Jumla

October 6, 2020 14:39 pm

JUMLA, Oct 6: Police have confiscated two statues with archaeological and historical importance stolen from Chandannath Temple at Khalanga, Jumla.

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Dec 8: A Princeton scholar held for three years in Iran on widely criticized espionage charges was freed Saturday as part of a prisoner exchange that saw America release a detained Iranian scientist, a rare diplomatic breakthrough between Tehran and Washington after months of tensions.

LAHAN, Dec 4: Police have arrested four young men from Golbazar rural municipality-6 on the charge of possessing contraband brown sugar today.

BAJHANG, March 9: Devaki Malla (Thapa), a member of the Sudurpaschim province assembly who was  briefly held by the cadres of the Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN-Maoist on Friday was released the same day after an “interrogation by the party.”

77 pickpockets land in police net

December 19, 2018 19:31 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 19: Police have rounded up as many as 77 individuals on the charge of stealing cash and kinds from passengers travelling in public vehicles plying the roads in the capital.

KATHMANDU, Police have arrested six persons for their alleged involvement in the killing of an employee at Sunsari-based Jai Baba Bricks Industry on Wednesday morning.

15 gamblers held

November 20, 2018 16:38 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Police have raided a gambling den and arrested 15 gamblers at Gairigaun in Tokha Municipality-8 on Tuesday.

BUTWAL, Aug 29: A school principal has landed in a police net on sexual abuse charges in Rupandehi district on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, August 5: The Parliamentary Committee meaning Mini Parliament's meeting is being held from tomorrow.

MAKWANPUR, Aug 2: Police on Thursday arrested six people with 203.72 kilograms of marijuana along with an Indian vehicle and made them public.

KATHMANDU, Aug 2: The Central Bureau of Investigation of Nepal Police, Maharajgunj arrested Managing Director of, a digital portal, Anjila Sapkota alias Prapti Sapkota on the charge of stymieing the investigation of the Nepal Police by publishing misleading information.

One held on rape charge

July 29, 2018 12:23 pm

SURKHET, July 29: Police have arrested Yamlal Sapkota, 45 from Panchpuri-2 after he was trying to rape a five-year-old girl, informed Sushobhan Shrestha, Police Inspector, Chief, Area Police Office, Babiyachaur.

Britain's MPs take on the social network and other US tech giants.

KATHMANDU, July 22: The third edition of Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp (GEB) has been organized in Jakarta targeting the youth entrepreneur across the globe.

35 drug traffickers held

July 21, 2018 18:06 pm

UDAYAPUR, July 22: Drug peddlers land in the police net almost every day in Udayapur district. Police have arrested two youths at Gaighat in less than 24 hours.

Swiss held on pedophilia charge

July 21, 2018 03:49 am

KATHMANDU, July 20: Over a month after a foreigner was arrested on the charge of sexually abusing a minor, police have arrested another 66-year-old Swiss citizen for his alleged involvement in pedophilia, a psychiatric disorder that leads to sexual attraction toward children.

Three held with pistol in Lalitpur

July 15, 2018 12:39 pm

KATHMANDU, July 15: Police have arrested three people involved in buying and selling of German pistol from Nakkhipot, Lalitpur.

KATHMANDU, July 8: Metropolitan Crime division has arrested two Indian boys for forming gang aiming to steal here in Nepal.

SURKHET, July 5: A 15-year-old girl of Barahatal Rural Municipality in western Surkhet who was banished to chhaugoth (menstruation shed) during her periods was allegedly gang-raped on Monday.

BARDIYA, July 1:  Police have arrested  twelve  gold dealers from different areas of the district for mixing gold with other substances.

Man held with 1 kg gold

June 29, 2018 12:06 pm

BIRGUNJ, June 29: Police have arrested a man trying to smuggle one kg gold to India.

GAUSHALA, June 28: Armed Police Force (APF) has arrested a man along with 10 kilograms of red sandalwood from Malibara village of Jaleshwor municipality-3 in Mahottari district  Wednesday morning.

Couple held for polygamy

June 27, 2018 12:47 pm

DOLPA, June 27: Police have arrested Rato BK, 22 and Shanti BK, 20 of Tripurasundari municipality-8 of the district for Polygamy.

Four held with narcotics

June 27, 2018 10:57 am

NAWALPARASI, June 27: Four people were arrested by Police in Eastern Nawalparai for possessing a large quantity of narcotics. All four arrestees were made public on Tuesday along with the banned drug in the district.

KATHMANDU, June 27: High-profile businessmen are being arrested one after another in connection with the infamous 33 kg gold smuggling case.

KHOTANG, June26: Police on Sunday arrested Umesh Chhetri on charge of attempting to acquire citizenship card from the District Administration Office, Khotang, by producing fake personnel records.

Portugal held to 1-1 draw by Iran

June 26, 2018 02:12 am

KATHMANDU, June 26: Portugal qualified from Group B in second place. Late penalty goal from Karim Ansarifard cancelled out the first half stunner from Ricardo Quaresma in Saransk.

2 held for butchering cow in Gorkha

June 25, 2018 16:40 pm

GORKHA, June 25: Gopal Kunwar, 35, of Barpak Sulikot rural municipality has been arrested for butchering a cow.

KATHMANDU, June 23: Businessman Sanjaya Khetan has been arrested in connection with the 33 kg gold smuggling.

3 held on gold, cash theft charge

June 23, 2018 16:30 pm

KATHMANDU, June 23: Metropolitan Police Range Office, Kathmandu has arrested three people with stolen ornaments and cash.

Brazil held by Switzerland

June 18, 2018 01:47 am

KATHMANDU, June18: An early stunner from Coutinho was not enough for the 5 times world champions to seal victory of their first group match. Switzerland came from behind with Zuber's header to equalise the scoreline.

KATHMANDU, June 17: A sit-in was held today near the Prime Minister's official residence, Baluwatar, demanding the guarantee of the life of Gangamaya, who has been on a fast-onto-death for long, calling for justice to her murdered son.

KATHMANDU, June 11: The Federation of Computer Association of Nepal (CAN) is set to organize International Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Conference 2018 on June 17 and 18.  The event is organized with the slogan of “sustainable development goals for smart society”.

KATHMANDU, June 11: Police have opened fire on notorious gangster Ashok Lama.

KATHMANDU, June 10: Global Policy Forum for Nepal (GPFN), the Association of Nepalis in the Americas (ANA), and Canada Foundation for Nepal (CFFN), Nepali Embassy in Ottawa and NRNA NCC of Canada are jointly organizing a conference entitled “Role of Nepali Diaspora in Higher Education in Nepal” in Toronto, Canada.

VILA-REAL, June 4: Spain goalkeeper David de Gea made a rare error which led to his side drawing 1-1 at home to Switzerland in a World Cup warm-up friendly on Sunday which the hosts dominated but failed to make their superior possession count.

PARIS, June 2: France underlined their World Cup credentials with their three forwards all involved in the goals that secured an impressive 3-1 friendly victory over Italy on Friday.

ILAM, June 1: Police have taken two excavators under custody for illegal sand extraction from the Ratuwa River bank of Mangsebung rural municipality. Chief District Officer’s team seized the key and took the excavators under custody.

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

KATHMANDU May 26: Communist Party Chairperson Puspa Kamal Dahal has donated blood in an event held in memory of his son, Prakash Dahal.

Contractors held for negligence

May 25, 2018 07:21 am

DANG, May 25: Two contractors have been arrested in Dang for carelessness in the road construction work.

3rd AGM of UUNTF to be held

May 24, 2018 21:03 pm

WATERFORD, May 24: The third annual general meeting of the former players and coaches of the Nepali taekwondo residing in abroad is going to be held from May 25 to 28.

SAN FRANCISCO, May 24: Non-Resident Nepalese Association, America is making final preparations to hold conference of intellectuals. The conference will be held on June 16 in San Francisco.

KATHMANDU, May 24: Police has held eight persons including Ramesh Rajak while bargaining two sets black diamond (30,24/30,24 Caret) from Lainchaur on Wednesday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, May 23: The first ever automobile auction fair is going to be held in the capital.

KATHMANDU, May 22: The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police has arrested a man on the charge of involvement in transacting illegal crypto-currency ‘bitcoin’ and swindling over Rs 3 million from various individuals.

KATHMANDU, May 18: The third international Scouts jamboree is going to be held at the International Training Center of Nepal Scouts in Kakani, Nuwakot from May 30 to June 4.

KATHMANDU, May 16: Police have arrested six persons with Rs 26.06 million fake banknotes in the capital on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, May 15: The Embassy of Pakistan held a round table discussions on the 'Relevance of Ancient Silk Route in Modern Times: Nepal-Pakistan' in the capital on Monday.

Man held with 13 kg marijuana

May 14, 2018 18:55 pm

BARA, May 14: Bara police has arrested a man with narcotic drugs on Monday.