RAJBIRAJ, Nov 19: Chief Justice Sushila Karki has said that although she is in favor of proportional inclusive system, she will not appoint an unqualified candidate as justice as such a move would be inappropriate.
JHAPA, Nov 9: Various six political parties, including the main opposition CPN (UML), submitted a memorandum to the District Development Committee, opposing the decision made on November 7 by the Local Body Restructuring Technical Committee, Jhapa in relation to the demarcation of the boundaries of local bodies.
GORKHA, Sept 22: A landslide in Kerauja area in northern Gorkha on Thursday morning killed five people including two Spanish tourists and severely injured as many. Nepalis who lost lives in the incident are Dorje Lama, 35, Chhiri Shrepa, 30 and Ranjana Basnet, 25. Lama and Sherpa were trekking guides while Basnet was a staff at Community Action Nepal (CAN), a tourism-related organization. Five people who were severely injured and four others who received minor injuries are being treated at Vayodha Hospital of Kathmandu.
DHANKUTA, July 28: At least 13 persons, including former Minister of State for Finance Hari Raj Khewa, were killed and 28 sustained injuries when a passenger bus (Ba 2 Kha 7366) skidded off the road and plunged some 80 meters from the road near Sindhuwa Bazaar of Dhankuta district on Thursday.
MOSCOW, July 26: The International Canoe Federation has barred five Russian canoeists from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics including Olympic champion Alexander Dyachenko after they were named in a report alleging a state-sponsored doping cover-up.
KATHMANDU, July 22: The Good Governance and Monitoring Committee of the Legislature-Parliament has directed all the Commissioners including the Chief Commissioner of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) Lokman Singh Karki to appear at the Parliamentary committee office on Sunday.
CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico, July 10: A series of attacks by gunmen in the capital of the Mexican state of Tamaulipas left 15 people dead, including 11 members of one family who were shot while still in their beds, officials said Saturday.
KATHMANDU, July 6: Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) Commissioner Madhavi Bhatta has filed a written proposal at the commission seeking clear vision for looking into the use of child soldiers during the armed conflict and an explanation of various TRC Act and regulations.
KATHMANDU, July 1: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed charge sheet against four persons including an engineer of Office of the Drinking Water and Sanitation Division, Makawanpur, at the Special Court, today.
Beijing, June 24: At least 98 people were killed and 800 more were injured after a tornado -- accompanied by hailstorms, thunderstorms and lightning -- hit eastern China early Thursday afternoon, the government said.
KATHMANDU, June 20: The International Cricket Council (ICC) is planning to include Nepal in the proposed 13-team ODI league (50-over) reportedly featuring 10-Test nations. However, ICC has imposed ban on Cricket Association of Nepal since April 25.