Australia has its seventh prime minister in 11 years, with Scott Morrison, ruling Liberal Party finance minister, replacing ousted Malcolm Turnbull as the country’s 30th leader.

KATHMANDU, May 22: Chudamani Upreti alias Gore, main accused in the 33 kg gold smuggling case, has been made public after arrest at the Ministry of Home Affairs.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City has started giving information on house permit to the service seekers through Short Message Service (SMS).

KATHMANDU, Nov 3: Complaints have been lodged against 699 local level information officials not providing public information.

WASHINGTON, Oct 26: President Donald Trump and fellow Republicans latched onto revelations tying Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign to a dossier of allegations about his ties to Russia. The president said Wednesday it was a “disgrace” that Democrats had helped pay for research that produced the document.

KATHMANDU, Oct 26: The Supreme Court has sought details from the Election Commission about the progress in printing separate ballot papers for elections to parliament and the provincial assemblies.

As part of their latest Transparency Report, Twitter has revealed the national governments which have sent the most requests for users’ information in the first half of 2017.

KATHMANDU, August 8: Minister for Information and Communications, Mohan Bahadur Basnet, has said the government was busy with homework to establish an 'information centre' in major countries and cities of the world as it wants right dissemination of information about domestic affairs of public interests in foreign countries.

WASHINGTON, July 10: Donald Trump’s eldest son said Sunday he met with a Kremlin-linked lawyer shortly after his father clinched the Republican nomination, hoping to get information helpful to the campaign.

MANCHESTER, May 28: British police on Saturday released surveillance-camera images of the Manchester concert bomber on the night of the attack as they appealed for more information about his final days.

WASHINGTON, May 16: President Donald Trump revealed highly classified information about Islamic State militants to Russian officials during a meeting last week, The Washington Post reported Monday, prompting strong condemnation from both Democrats and Republicans.

MANAMA, May 10: FIFA says it has requested information from Manchester United as part of an examination of Paul Pogba's world-record transfer from Juventus.

KATHMANDU, April 22: The Election Commission (EC) has sought details from two ministries--Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Peace and Reconstruction-- over the releasing of billions of rupees to conflict victims and former Maoist combatants. The the ministries have been accused of making preparations to release an estimated Rs 16 billion for conflict victims and ex-Maoist combatants in a move to influence the upcoming local elections.

KATHMANDU, Jan 5: Minister for Energy Janardan Sharma endorsed directives at midday Wednesday, opening license applications for over 150 hydropower projects in 'government reserves'. But the information had already been leaked to some hydropower developers, it has come to light.

KATHMANDU, Oct 17: Chief Secretary Som Lal Subedi has asked the Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development (MoFALD) to furnish within three days all particulars related to the ilakas sought by the commission formed to restructure local bodies.

KATHMANDU, Aug 9: Health facilities run by the private sector offer their services to patients but do not share information with the government, which is crucial for updating records, District Public Health Office (DPHO) Kathmandu said.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (UAE), July 18: The Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) UAE Chapter has urged the UAE-based Nepali Embassy to ensure hassles-free information to the Nepali journalists.