KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Hydropower experts have stressed the need to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) for the development of hydropower sector.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal today stressed the need for taking 'awakened and relevant' initiatives to make a capital base through remittance.

KATHMANDU, Sept 1: Minister for Population and Environment Jaydev Joshi has said the use and promotion of renewable energy including solar power was the priority of the government.

KATHMANDU, Aug Sept 1: It is nearly a year since the government announced to reduce significantly within a year and completely within two years. But there has been no respite from power cuts.

Biratnagar roads in need of repairing

August 20, 2016 00:50 am

BIRATNAGAR, Aug 20: Like in most part of the country, Biratnagar locals are having hard time due to poor condition of roads. Most of the road sections in the sub-metropolitan city aren't smooth, they lament.

TANAHUN, Aug 15: Coordinator of Naya Shakti Nepal Dr Baburam Bhattarai today stated that the new constitution has some flaws and it should be corrected.

ROLPA, Aug 11: Speaker of the parliament Onsari Gharti Magar on Thursday stated that there is no alternative to amending the constitution. Speaking at a program held by Federation of Nepalese Indigenous Nationalities Journalists (FONIJ) on the occasion of its 17th anniversary in the district headquarters Libang, Magar said except for the unchangeable clauses of the constitution all others can be amended.

Urgent need

August 11, 2016 00:45 am

The statistics of schools damaged by devastating earthquakes of April and May 2015 is staggering. According to Post-Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) report 8,242 schools were damaged by earthquakes. But even after one and half years of devastation hardly any of these schools have been rebuilt, forcing millions of school-goers to study under flimsy tents or the makeshift shelters made of zinc sheets.

LALITPUR, Aug 6: Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has pointed out the need to move ahead by consolidating internal unity of the nation.

A friend in need

August 3, 2016 10:03 am

Dear Swastika, Recently, one of my female colleagues lost her husband. It has been a week that she’s been back to work but I feel that she’s not coping well with her tragedy. I share a really intimate friendship with her.

No need to issue flood warning: MFD

July 27, 2016 20:45 pm

KATHMANDU, July 27: Despite several incidents of floods in the rivers throughout the country, the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) has said that there is no need to issue flood warning for Wednesday and Thursday.

KATHMANDU, July 23: Orthopedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC, who is on a fast-unto-death since the last 13 days, may need intensive care, doctors attending to him said.

KATHMANDU, July 18: Representatives from various Muslim organizations in Kathmandu have expressed their concerns over an editorial published in Republica on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, July 17: The medical condition of Dr Govinda KC, who is on a fast-unto-death since the last eight days, worsened further on Sunday, doctors attending to him said.

If there is one aspect of online presence that job seekers should create and develop, it’s the online portfolio.

One study did support the claim that women are better than men at multitasking, finding that women’s responses when performing two tasks at once were 69% slower than when performing the tasks separately; men’s responses were 77% slower.

KATHMANDU, June 26: Home Minister Shakti Bahadur Basnet has emphasized the need for providing primary treatment to drug abusers instead of punishing them.

Street children, often referred to as ‘Khate,’ are those vulnerable groups of children who are living under destitute situation trapped in mired poverty and excluded from the ‘civilized’ section of society alleged of being ineligible to adjust in the circumstances of civilization.

KATHMANDU, June 19: Government’s spokesperson and Minister for Information and Communications, Sherdhan Rai on Sunday argued that it was not necessary to reach an agreement with others to hold elections.

Need for Speed, Satisfied

June 18, 2016 08:09 am

For over a decade, Bajaj Pulsar has been synonymous to style and speed for bike enthusiasts. Be it Light Sports 135 or the overpowering 220 DTS-i, Pulsar is one of the most popular bikes that has been satisfying the need for speed of many. And finally, HH Bajaj has a new addition to its Pulsar inventory, Pulsar 200 NS.