DANG, Oct 17: Police have arrested 21 leaders including six central committee members of the outlawed Nepal Communist Party from Rajpur rural municipality during their politburo meeting in Dang on Wednesday night.

KATHMANDU, Oct 17: The Anti-Human Trafficking Bureau of Nepal Police on Wednesday arrested six persons including a doctor on the charge of illegally transplanting kidney at Nidan Hospital in Lalitpur.

DOLAKHA, Oct 16: Police have issued an arrest warrant against lawmaker Parbat Gurung on the charge of assaulting Birdhwaj Khadka, a local resident of Dolakha, during the local body elections held in 2017.

Mahara’s remand to be extended

October 15, 2019 10:03 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 15:  Nepal Police is due to present disgraced former speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara to the Kathmandu District Court demanding extension of his remand until completion of the investigation process.

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: Nepal Police has decided to record the statement of the disgraced former speaker of the House of Representatives, Krishna Bahadur Mahara, on Tuesday from Norvic Hospital, where he has been admitted since last week for treatment.

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: Police have arrested more than a dozen people over their plans to stage protest against President Bidya Devi Bhandari during her visit to Basantapur Durbar Square to attend Indra Jatra festival today afternoon.

KATHMANDU, Sept 10: Inspector General of Nepal Police Sarbendra Khanal said that Nepal Police is capable enough to prevent Nepal from being the playground for the foreigners to commit criminal activities.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: French Embassy in Nepal organized a four-day training program for officers of the Nepal Police at the National Police Academy, Maharajgunj in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, Sept. 2: Police have arrested the owners of two money exchange centers in Kathmandu on Monday.

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KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Home Secretary Prem Kumar Rai on Monday reiterated that those police officers who are eyeing for adjustment package will not be promoted.

KASKI, Aug 23: The Kaski Police have arrested two people including a district in-charge of Netra Bikram Chand Group.

Three held with red sandalwood oil

August 21, 2019 09:21 am

KATHMANDU, August 21: Nepal Police team has busted three persons with the oil of red sandalwood, the precious plant valued for its rich red colour.

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KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Nepal Police and Home Ministry have signed a work performance contract on Tuesday.

Probe the crossfire claims

August 6, 2019 02:00 am

At a time Nepal Police is being criticized for its failure to arrest the perpetrators of Nirmala Panta’s rape and murder, it has become the subject of public criticism over its alleged role in ‘killing’ Kumar Paudel, Sarlahi district in-charge of the outfit led by Netra Bikram Chand.

KATHMANDU, July 28: Nepal Police and Central Investigation Bureau have arrested a murder-accused 12 years after he committed the crime.

KATHMANDU, July 18: Tribhuvan University and Nepal Police have reached an understanding to utilize the knowledge and expertise of academic sector to strengthen community security and conduct academic activities without any hindrances.

KATHMANDU, July 14: A team of Metropolitan Police has arrested two individuals along with contraband drugs.

KATHMANDU, July 11: The State Affairs Committee of the House of Representatives has agreed to the proposal of a Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Nepal Police leading the provincial police force.

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July 7, 2019 19:00 pm

CHITWAN, July 7: 305 recruits of Nepal Police including 21 women have successfully completed the training and joined duty following the graduation.

KATHMANDU, July 2: Nepal Police has started a partnership with the country's oldest university, Tribhuvan University, in conducting research on various types of emerging crimes in society as a part of its newly-launched Community Police Partnership (CPP) program.

KATHMANDU, June 30: Nepal Police has come under fire over a viral video which shows a woman shaman assaulting another woman for allegedly being a witch.

KATHMANDU, June 27: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sarbendra Khanal has said that there is a need for a legal provision that allows federal police to give necessary instructions regarding sensitive issues such as national security to provincial police.

KATHMANDU, June 22: Police arrested a man from Thamel on Thursday for allegedly using fraudulent plastic magnetic cards to withdraw more than Rs 2 million from various Automatic Teller Machines (ATM) in the capital with the help of three Romanian ATM skimmers.

KATHMANDU, June 15: The number of reported rape cases continues to rise despite strict laws in Nepal, the latest data from the Nepal Police said.

KATHMANDU, June 8: Nepal Tarun Dal, the sister wing of Nepali Congress, has accused the Nepal Police of hatching a conspiracy to kill its local leader Radha Krishna Bhandari alias Radhe from Dhading.

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BIRATNAGAR, April 25: The government has claimed that it has been able to improve safety and security than the incumbent government. According to the Minister for Home Affairs, Ram Bahadur Thapa, the country was “safer” than the past after the Nepal Communist Party led the government.

NEPALGUNJ, April 13: Property worth Rs 50 million was gutted in a fire that broke out at Om Ply and Furniture Industry in Nepalgunj-13 on Friday.

KATHMANDU, April 9: Officials at Nepal Police Headquarters have claimed that a majority of leaders and cadres of the Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) who have been arrested to date are either out on bail or were released after interrogations.

KATHMANDU, March 26: The government has stepped up efforts to arrest the leaders and cadres of the Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) ever since the government restricted the activities of the outfit on March 12. In coordination of the special task force formed by the Nepal Police to monitor the activities of the terrorist-labeled party, district police offices (DPO) across the nation have stepped up the arrest of the members of the outfit.

Former DIG enters politics

March 19, 2019 14:03 pm

KATHMANDU, March 19: Parvati Thapa, former DIG of Nepal Police has entered politics. She has joined Upendra Yadav led FSFN.

KATHMANDU, March 19: It is a general belief in the Nepali society that the rapists are generally people who are stranger to the victims. But the data maintained by Nepal Police shows otherwise.

KATHMANDU, March 15: At least 7,144 people committed suicide across the country, 57% of which were youth, according to Nepal Police data of the past 16 months.

KATHMANDU, March 13: Following the government’s decision to restrict Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav) led Nepal Communist Party, the Nepal Police has labelled the party as a criminal group. Following the decision of yesterday, the supporters have been stripped off their freedom unless they leave their arms.

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: The Nepal Police has stepped up security measures following the attack on Ncell’s office at Nakkhu and towers across the country.

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: Sixty four police inspectors have been recommended for a promotion to the Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP).

MUGU, Feb 17: A sub-inspector of Nepal Police was arrested for allegedly raping a woman in Gamgadhi, the district headquarters of Mugu, on Friday evening.

KATHMANDU, Feb 16: On Friday, Dilip Basnet, 34, from Lagan, ward 21 of Kathmandu Metropolitan City, in a drunken state pushed a parked motorcycle down in KMC-32, Bagbazar. A police constable who was watching rushed to the site and started questioning Basnet. Basnet, who was aware of his actions by then, offered the police personnel a bribe of Rs 1,000 for letting him go.

Two held with leopard hides

February 7, 2019 10:42 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 7: Police arrested two persons in possession of leopard hides from Kathmandu Metropolitan City-32, Jadibuti.

Two held with 117 ampules of narcotics

February 1, 2019 14:52 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: Police have arrested two people with 117 ampules of narcotics in the capital on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sarbendra Khanal on Sunday claimed that Nepal Police is working to come up with a program in line with the Community-Police Partnership Campaign in order to address the increasing violence against women and children in public vehicles.

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: Nepal Police Club started International Invitational Khaptad Gold Cup with a 3-0 win over Morang Football Club in a match played at Dhangadhi stadium in Dhangadhi on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: The Nepal Police has imported a 'mobile forensic investigation van' equipped with high-tech instruments which are believed to support the crime investigation process.

INARUWA, Dec 10: An Indian dacoit died in an exchange of fire between Nepal Police and a gang of robbers at Musahari Tole in Koshi rural municipality of Sunsari last night.

“It was 2039 BS. I was working for Nepal Police. I had to travel with my colleagues to Pachimnala. The trip was for official purposes. Our final destination was the Nepal-China border.  A fight broke out with the locals of Sangekhola.

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KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Data maintained by Nepal Police show that around 83 percent of the people who went missing in the last five years were either women or children.

Kidnapping cases up by 29%

December 5, 2018 09:40 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: While Nepal Police claims that kidnapping cases have declined over the last few years due to increased police vigilance, data maintained by Nepal Police itself show that kidnapping cases increased by 29 percent in last fiscal year compared to the year earlier.