Nepa Party leader Sayami passes away

December 27, 2016 13:27 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: Nepa Party leader and former lawmaker Budhha Sayami passed away last night at the age of 72. Sayami, a diabetes patient, had been admitted to the Jawalakhel-based Alka Hospital, following complications in his liver and kidneys.

Journalist Thapaliya passes away

December 18, 2016 15:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: Tourism Journalist Pushpa Thapaliya passed away today. He was 68.

KATHMANDU, Dec 16:  Former King of Mustang district Jigme Dorje Palbar Bista has passed away while undergoing treatment at Om Hospital in the capital on Friday morning.

PIDIE JAYA, INDONESIA, Dec 8: Indonesian medical teams struggled on Thursday to treat scores of people injured in a 6.5 magnitude earthquake a day after more than 100 people were killed in the worst disaster to hit the province since the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.

KATHMANDU, Dec 8: Former central member of Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Hari Kumar Basnet passed away on Tuesday. He was 71.

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: The Legislature-Parliament has unanimously approved the proposal seeking consideration on the Company Act (first amendment) Bill-2073.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: A meeting of the Legislature-Parliament on Wednesday observed a minute of silence on the demise of late lawmaker Bhakti Prasad Pandey.

Rock legend Leon Russell passes away

November 14, 2016 16:29 pm

Leon Russell, who performed, sang and produced some of rock ‘n’ roll’s top records, has died. He was 74. Russell’s wife, Jan Bridges, said in a statement that her husband died in his sleep Sunday at their Nashville home. She said Russell had heart bypass surgery in July and had been planning on resuming touring in January.

CPN (MC) lawmaker Pandey passes away

November 14, 2016 14:56 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov  14: CPN (Maoist Center) Central Committee member  and lawmaker Bhakti Prasad Pandey has  passed away on Monday. He was 62.

Former Chief Justice Shrestha passes away

November 12, 2016 19:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 12: Former Chief Justice Govinda Bahadur Shrestha passed away at his residence in Sunakothi, Lalitpur today. He was 77.

Journalist Neupane passes away

November 5, 2016 22:10 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 5: Journalist Sanjaya Neupane has died on Saturday evening. He was 45.

KATHMANDU, Nov 5: Nepal has met the requirements for 16 indicators out of 20 in the scorecard of the US Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) for fiscal year 2017, bolstering its prospect to be reselected for the funding of a compact program.

Social reformer Shrestha passes away

October 27, 2016 08:49 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 27: Social reformer and literary figure Badri Man Shrestha passed away in the capital last night. He was 78.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: Today's meeting of the Legislature-Parliament approved the proposal for sending various bills related to the establishment of different commissions to the concerned committee for clause-wise discussion.

Parliament passes budget-linked bills

October 1, 2016 01:20 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Parliament has endorsed the remaining budget-linked bills, paving the way for the government to collect taxes.

Industrialist Dugad passes away

September 7, 2016 17:30 pm

BIRATNAGAR, Sept 7: Industrialist and social worker Gyan Chanda Dugad died at his residence in Biratnagar today morning.

Former Minister Khapangi passes away

August 28, 2016 20:29 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 28: Former Minister Gore Bahadur Khapangi Magar passed away last night while undergoing treatment at the Neuro Hospital at Bansbari.

Folk singer Gurung passes away at 42

August 25, 2016 19:18 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: Nepali folk singer and musician Khem Raj Gurung, who was best known for his hit song "Wari Jamuna Pari Jamuna," died on Thursday at Medicare National Hospital and Research Centre, Chabahil. He was 42.

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: The first meeting of the Legislature-Parliament today concluded after passing a condolence proposal on the demise of former Minister of State for Finance and lawmaker Hariraj Khewa Limbu in a road accident at Sidhuwabazaar of Dhankuta on July 28.

KATHMANDU, July 1: Former Minister and leader of the Federal Socialist Forum, Dr Mangal Siddhi Manandhar, has passed away at 11:45 am on friday. He was 75.