KATHMANDU, Sept 18: An expert group formed by the government regarding the construction of an international airport has handed over the study report to Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba.

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: The Impeachment Recommendation Committee of the House of Representatives has finished taking the statement of the suspended Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: The members of the Impeachment Recommendation Committee of the House of Representatives are divided on whether or not to submit the report on the suspended Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana.

KATHMANDU, July 31: Chairman of the main opposition party, CPN-UML, KP Sharma Oli has said that the report by the parliamentary special committee formed to investigate the then finance minister Janardan Sharma cannot be accepted.

KATHMANDU, July 29: The parliamentary probe special committee formed to investigate if the tax rates were changed with the involvement of unauthorized persons in the annual budget for the current fiscal year will submit its report to the Speaker Agni Sapkota today.

KATHMANDU, June 15: The committee constituted to investigate the suicide committed by Sundar Harijan, an inmate of Rolpa District Prison, submitted its findings to Home Minister Bal Krishna Khand on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 8: Banks’ improper policies for deposit collection and mobilization, besides many other factors, has been found to be responsible for the ongoing problem of liquidity shortage.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: The World Bank (WB) has pointed out the need to introduce five key reform measures to support Nepal’s fiscal sustainability and its transition towards green, resilient, and inclusive development.

NEW DELHI, Dec 23: Toxic air killed more people in India in 2019 than in 2017, The Lancet said in a report shared by the government on Tuesday, with 1.67 million deaths accounting for 18% of all fatalities.

Commission had submitted the report two years ago, but govt refused to make public the recommendations

KATHMANDU, March 30: Ministry of Health and Population has said that family members of all four coronavirus patients do not have an infection of this deadly disease.

KATHMANDU, Jan 30: Amnesty International Nepal has said the situation of human rights in Nepal was not satisfactory in 2019.

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: The meeting of the Agriculture, Cooperative and Natural Resources Committee under the House of Representatives (HoR) has directed the Ministry of Forests and Environment to submit the maps with bordering of national forest within six months.

Katari town reports two dengue cases

August 13, 2019 07:06 am

UDAYAPUR, Aug 13: Nilam Khadka, 24, and Chitra Bahadur Dahal, 43, of Katari Municipality-3, Udayapur have been found infected with dengue. The district’s Katari Hospital said these are among the rarest cases in the district.

WASHINGTON, Aug 8: On the ground, climate change is hitting us where it counts: the stomach — not to mention the forests, plants and animals.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: The four parliamentary committees under the federal parliament have submitted their respective reports in today's meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR).

LONDON, July 16: Most big companies are failing to report the damage their operations are doing to forests despite committing to lighten their footprint under wider efforts to tackle climate change, according to a report published on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, June 6: The Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu owns 9.276 kg of gold and 1.3 billion rupees in cash, a report has revealed.

SAN FRANCISCO, May 28: Facebook removed more than 3 billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as the previous six months, the company said Thursday.

KATHMANDU, May 25: The Revenue Advisory Committee has presented its report to the Minister for Finance, Yuba Raj Khatiwada, providing recommendations to the government on revenue policy and programs, laws and regulations, reforms, tax rates, and other measures to be introduced in the budget for the upcoming Fiscal Year 2019/20.

Where people are the happiest

May 24, 2019 09:54 am

In 2012, the UN adopted the GNH with the help of Bhutan and has been releasing an annual report named “World’s Happiness Report” ever since. In 2018, Nepal ranked as the 101st happiest country in a list of 156 countries.

KATHMANDU, May 20: Rashtriya Janata Party Nepal has drawn the attention of the government to make public a report prepared by former justice Girish Chandra Lal on the rights violations during the 2015-16 Madhes protests.

KATHMANDU, May 18: The Finance Committee under the House of Representatives has endorsed the report containing suggestions collected from various parts of the country on the upcoming budget.

AMARGADHI, May 14: Dadeldhura, a district in the Far-West State, has reported multiple incidences of the forest fire. With the rise in temperature, most community forests here are caught by fire. Young plants have been destroyed in the several fires which continue to pose threat to other wildlife as well.

KABUL, May 11: Zabihullah Mujahid, the Taliban’s chief spokesman and editor-in-chief of the insurgent group’s daily news bulletin, starts every day by collecting reports of overnight fighting with U.S. and Afghan forces.

A published edition of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into alleged ties between Russian officials and Donald Trump’s presidential campaign sold just under 42,000 copies last week, NPD BookScan reported Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, March 24: A parliamentary committee has been found to be preparing a field report on Chhaupadi deaths without any of its members visiting the incident site in the district of Bajura despite spending two days in the district headquarters, Martadi.

KATHMANDU, March 19: Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) lifted its House obstruction on Monday after the government promised to make public a probe report prepared by former justice Girish Chandra Lal on the rights violations during the 2015-16 Madhes protests.

KATHMANDU, March 15: Two reports prepared after on-site visit and study have been presented in the meeting of the House of Representatives, Development and Technology Committee.

KATHMANDU, March 14: Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara has instructed the government to make public a report produced by a high-level commission led by former justice Girish Chandra Lal, which was formed to investigate the atrocities committed during the Madhes movement in 2015.

KATHMANDU, March 4: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said that the Nepal Army has been playing a crucial role in the country's conflict management and peacekeeping operations across the globe.

KATHMANDU, Mar 1: Wednesday's deadly helicopter crash at Sisnebhir, Taplejung in which seven people including Minister for Culture, Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari were killed has pointed to serious lapses in air safety and security, bringing to the fore the urgency to include environmental hazards in safety assessment.

KATHMANDU, Jan 13: A report on the National Medical Education draft bill was tabled in the House of Representatives for further discussion, on Sunday.

(Reuters) - Shares of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) fell 10 percent on Friday and were on track to post their biggest percentage drop in more than 16 years, after Reuters reported that the pharma major knew for decades that cancer-causing asbestos lurked in its Baby Powder.

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: A report unveiled by the World Bank here today has projected Nepal's possibility to increase exports to South Asian countries by four-fold.

India must own up EPG report: Minister

December 14, 2018 09:45 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Amid speculation that the Indian side had snubbed the Eminent Persons Group (EPG) report, Nepal has said that India cannot question the EPG) report as it was prepared by a joint team nominated and accepted by the incumbent governments of both countries.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: The parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has endorsed the report submitted by a sub-committee, which among others, calls for an investigation into the recent artificial price hike of sugar, particularly during the festival season.

VIRGINIA, Nov 14: CIA report obtained by the ACLU lays bare the details of the agency's "enhanced interrogation" program, including tactics so disturbing even CIA agents were reluctant to implement them.

KATHMANDU, Nov 1: Nepal has fallen five places down to the 110th spot in the World Bank’s latest global ranking on the ease of doing business.

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) has made the report public of Nirmal rape and murder.

FLORIDA, Aug 2:2017 set a number of climate records including the highest sea levels, according to the American Meteorological Society's newly-released 2017 State of the Climate report. The year also including the highest global temperature for a non-El Niño year, lowest Arctic sea ice extent and highest greenhouse gas (carbon dioxide, methane and nitrous oxide) concentrations.

Aug 2: Demi Lovato will be out of the hospital later this week (ends03Aug18), according to sources close to the singer.

MIAMI, Aug 2: Planet-warming greenhouse gases surged to new highs as abnormally hot temperatures swept the globe and ice melted at record levels in the Arctic last year due to climate change, a major U.S. report said Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: A high level probe panel formed by the government to investigate 33 kg sold scam has reached Baluwatar to submit their report.

KATHMANDU, July 30: Tribhuvan University (TU) has opposed taking action against its top officials including the vice-chancellor, rector and registrar, who were found guilty by the Medical Education Probe Commission (MEPC) of irregularities in issuing affiliations to medical colleges.

NEW YORK, July 29: CBS said Friday it is investigating personal misconduct claims after the company’s chief executive, Les Moonves, was the subject of a New Yorker story detailing sexual misconduct allegations.

Qatar's World Cup team used a secret "black operations" propaganda campaign to undermine rival bids in violation of FIFA rules, a British Sunday broadsheet has reported.

KATHMANDU, July 27: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has submitted the annual report of fiscal year 2073/074 of the government to President Bidya Devi Bhandari today.

KATHMANDU, July 22: Renowned Bollywood actor Manisha Koirala has asserted that implementing the report submitted by Mathema Commiossion in its entirety is the one and only solution to the present deadlock.

"Inflation, the fall in activity and the fiscal adjustment brought about by the agreement with the IMF will deepen this trend in the labor market," said one analyst.