KATHMANDU, June 29: In yet another incident of road accident today, 17 people including the bus driver sustained injuries after a local bus lost control and veered into the Sesmati River at Balaju. The bus (Ba 3 Ka 3749) was heading to Ratnapark from Dharmasthali.
KATHMANDU, June 9: This week, Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index dropped sharply as the investors remained distressed by the implementation of new capital gain calculation method enforced by the Inland Revenue Department (IRD) on Sunday. According to the new rule, capital gain on bonus and right shares had to be calculated with the face value as base rate. The provision has made the investors liable for more taxes; and in some cases, taxes had to be levied even when transactions were settled in loss.
CHITWAN, Feb 8: The driver of a milk tanker has got trapped and his helper is missing after the tanker plunged into the Trishuli river near Gaighat on the Narayangadh-Muglin road section early morning today.
MALE/COLOMBO, Feb 7: Maldives President Abdulla Yameen’s administration said on Tuesday it had put down a coup afterdeclaring a state of emergency the day before and arresting two Supreme Court justices and opposition figures.
KATHMANDU, Nov 11: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) benchmark index plunged 35.73 points this week to close at 1,460.73 points on Thursday -- the last trading day of the week. The stocks were in a freefall right from the beginning of the week.
KATHMANDU, Sept 12: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) benchmark index fell 21.06 points, or 1.38 percent, to close at 1,502.2 points, wiping out a market value of Rs 20.97 billion, on Tuesday. The total market capitalization went down.
DHULIKHEL, Sept 12: A person was killed and at least 11 injured when a Bolero jeep veered out of control and plunged some 45 metres below near the Khopasi Hydro Power Project's Powerhouse at Panauti municipality – 11.
DAILEKH, June 14: Eleven passengers were killed and seventeen injured when a bus met with an accident near Nayan Mandir along the Karnali Highway at Aathbiskot Municipality-4 of Dailekh on Wednesday afternoon.
KATHMANDU, Oct 18: At least one passenger was killed and eight others were injured when a bus heading toward Bhairahawa from Kathmandu plunged into the Trishuli River at Rigdikhola area along the Mugling-Narayanghat road section Tuesday evening.