After Zoya Akhtar was announced as the latest member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences', proud father Javed Akhtar exuded his happiness on social media.

KATHMANDU, Oct 9: Nepali Congress (NC) has made it mandatory for a member of its students’ wing, Nepal Students Union (NSU), to be below 32 years of age. The party on Monday endorsed the decision taken by the 11th General Convention of NSU not to give membership to those above 32 years of age.

KATHMANDU, April 2: While the syndicate system prevailing in the public transport sector in Nepal has drawn the attention of many, including the government agencies concerned, the 'syndicate' which exists in Nepal Red Cross Society (NRCS) is hardly even talked about, let alone being brought to public scrutiny.

KATHMANDU, March 26: Foreign policy experts have argued that China should be granted full membership of South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (SAARC) to give new life to the almost defunct regional body owing to the rivalry between India and Pakistan.

LUMBINI, Nov 8: The Nepali Congress (NC), Rupandehi has said that it has invalidated the party membership of those filing their candidacies for the upcoming elections to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies against the official candidates.

KATHMANDU, June 11: The minimum age to become a member of a cooperative has been set at 16, according to a decision made the Parliament's Finance Committee. The committee unanimously decided the minimum age which is also same age to get a citizenship certificate. The committee changed the age in the proposed bill to amend and integrate laws related to cooperatives from 18 years.

KATHMANDU, June 2: As the International Labor Organisation's 106th Session of the International Labor Conference is just around the corner, Nepal has intensified preparations at the diplomatic-level to garner support for the post of the deputy member in the ILO Governing Body.

KAILALI, Nov 22:Provincial member of Naya Shakti Nepal Deepak Bahadur Khadka has been removed from the post on the charge of his involvement in swindling people out of thousands of rupees.

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KATHMANDU, Oct 3: The newly-appointed Judicial Council member Ram Prasad Sitaula assumed office on Monday. Chief Justice Sushila Karki administered him oath of office and secrecy amidst a special function at the Supreme Court.

LONDON, June 23: Voters in Britain are deciding Thursday whether the country should remain in the European Union — a historic referendum that threatens to undermine the experiment in continental unity that began in the aftermath of World War II.