KATHMANDU, July 21: The ninth edition of NEFTA International Film Awards will be held on November 10 this year. Nepal Film Technician Association (NEFTA) has been annually organizing the event felicitating the best in Nepali movies.

DHANGADHI, July 20: A massive rally was organized here on Wednesday, expressing solidarity to the agitating orthopedic doctor of TU Teaching Hospital, Dr Govind KC.

KATHMANDU, July 14: A two-day boxing referee refreshers course was conducted in Hetauda on Thursday.

Youth held with contraband

July 14, 2016 09:12 am

RAJBIRAJ, July 14: Police arrested a youth with contraband from nearby Balan rivulet at Madhupatti-9 of Saptari district on Wednesday evening.

KATHMANDU, July 13: With the slogan of Nepal is Beautiful: Visit, and Enjoy in Nepal, the Embassy of Nepal, Bangkok and the Honorary Consulate of Nepal in Phuket jointly organized a tourism promotion program in Phuket, a beautiful tourist destination in Thailand, on Monday, 11 July 2016.

Five held with narcotics

July 13, 2016 13:31 pm

KATHMANDU, 13 July: Police have arrested five people from the different parts of the country on the charge of drugs peddling on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, July 12: The Embassy of Nepal, Bangkok organized a tourism promotion program in Savannakhet, Lao People's Democratic Republic, on 9 July 2016 with the slogan of 'Nepal is beautiful: visit, and enjoy in Nepal'.

KATHMANDU, July 10: Considering the serious challenge of vetting of security personnel, stakeholders have initiated a process of sorting out the problems and reviewing and systematizing the existing vetting module.

KATHMANDU, July 10: The Human Rights and Peace Society held awakening assemblies as part of its self-pride campaign in 64 locations of 61 districts across the country.

4 held for torturing girl

July 7, 2016 00:30 am

JANAKPUR, July 7:The District Police Office (DPO), Dhanusha, has arrested four persons on charge of torturing a 13-year-old girl on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, July 6: A squad from Metropolitan Police Circle Office, Bauddha, on Wednesday morning arrested 30 Tibetans from Bauddhanatha area as they prepared to celebrate the 81st birthday of spiritual leader Dalai Lama. They were released in the afternoon.

KATHMANDU, June29: Federal Alliance’s coordinator Upendra Yadav has said that Alliance is in protest so the talks also should be done with them to solve the issues.

Two held with 35 kg hashish

June 28, 2016 00:00 am

KATHMANDU, June 28:Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has arrested two persons with 35 kilograms of hashish.

Woman held with brown sugar

June 20, 2016 15:28 pm

TULSIPUR (Dang), June 20: Police here today arrested a woman for possession of brown sugar from Tulsipur in Dang district.

ISLAMABAD, June 19: Police in Pakistan have arrested a mother suspected of killing her pregnant daughter for marrying against the wishes of her family, the latest in a series of so-called "honor killings" in the conservative Muslim country.

PARIS, June 19: A record breaking night for Cristiano Ronaldo, but one he'll want to quickly forget. The Portugal captain certainly won't want a copy of the selfie taken by an intrepid fan, who evaded security to dart onto the Parc des Princes field after Saturday's 0-0 draw with Austria at the European Championship.

RITESH TRIPATHI, AJIT TIWARI, SURESH YADAV AND RAMESH KUMAR PAUDEL BIRGUNJ, BIRATNAGAR, JANAKPUR and CHITWAN, June 18: A special team of police on Friday arrested seventeen doctors from Birgunj, Biratnagar, Janakpur and Chitwan allegedly for their fake educational certificates.

Subdued Germany held by Poland

June 17, 2016 07:50 am

SAINT-DENIS, June 16: Germany and Poland played out the first goalless draw of the European Championship on Thursday in a dour match at the Stade de France.

Seminar on social marketing held

June 12, 2016 20:42 pm

KATHMANDU, June 13: Avant-garde Solution, an emerging research and consulting firm, organized a seminar program on Friday, highlighting the importance of social marketing plans for social organizations in order to determine their target beneficiaries and developing strategy to induce desirable behavioral changes for improvement of their lives and the society. At the seminar, Viswonath Goyal, former managing director of Nepal Telecom and Nepal Oil Corporation, highlighted the importance of social research in Nepali context.

KATHMANDU, June 9: The banda organizers have torched a taxi here in Koteshwore on Thursday morning. CPN-Maoists led by Netra Bikram Chand had called a nationwide banda (strike) today.  According to SSP Sushil Bhandari, the assailants torched the taxi,Ba 1 Jha 8206, stopping it on mid-way minutes after they got in. They had hired it to go to Kalanki from Koteshwor.