KATHMANDU, July 25: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health, Upendra Yadav threw tantrums at the Tribhuvan International Airport yesterday.

GAIGHAT, July 4: Tapli rural municipality in the western hilly area of Udayapur district is without any modern communication facilities.

GORKHA, May 20: A radiologist and a surgeon are two of the many specialists that Gorkha Hospital, the biggest hospital of the district urgently needs to expand its health services. While the Ministry of Health had deployed doctors and specialists six years ago, the latter are yet to arrive, largely due to “geographical remoteness and small coverage area,” according to doctors at the hospital.

KHOTANG, April 17: While the new academic session has already begun across the country, textbooks in English language are yet to be supplied in schools of Khotang.

KHOTANG, April 6: All wards of Jantedhunga Rural Municipality of Khotang are struggling in the absence of ward secretaries who have been transferred to other local units.

BHAKTAPUR, March 3  Minister for Population and Environment Lalbabu Pandit has said that polluters, whoever he is, would be booked.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Nepal Army has started procurement of different civil works, including earth cutting and permanent structures, for the Kathmandu Tarai Expressway without preparing Detailed Project Report (DPR) - a prerequisite for any development work.

KATHMANDU, Nov 2: It has been found that helicopter companies are operating commercial flights to Annapurna Base Camp without taking permission from the Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP).

KATHMANDU, June 21: The trend of uploading cover songs of retro Nepali songs in youtube is consistently increasing. Following the easy access and popularity of social media, various artists and film units have called to upload the cover songs and to post in the social media.

KATHMANDU, April 6: The government has temporally banned those Nepali nationals without travel history from visiting Gulf countries after a series of incidents of human trafficking via the Tribhuvan International Airport came to the fore.

KATHMANDU, March 28: Political parties that do not have representation in parliament and independent candidates will have to contest the upcoming local-level elections with independent election symbols.

RBI team returns sans decision

March 27, 2017 18:47 pm

KATHMANDU, March 27: A team of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has left without making any decision on exchange of banned Indian Currency (IC) of Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000.

No elections sans Madhesh : Mahato

March 25, 2017 14:20 pm

SARLAHI, March 25: Chairman of Sadbhawana Party  Rajendra Mahato has said that the Madhesh alliance will not reach to any new agreement with the government.

BHAKTAPUR, Jan 2: Nepal Workers and Peasants Party chairman Narayan Man Bijukchhe said that elections should not be delayed or postponed at any cost.

KATHMANDU, Nov 3:  President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Wednesday evening hosted a state dinner in honor of her Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee.

Poaching of Red Pandas sans reason

August 12, 2016 12:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: Last Wednesday the police arrested 4 people with 9 Red Panda hides. It is the most number of arrests in a day but not the first time people were arrested for illegal possession of these hides.

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: The government schools across the nation are running without the school management committee for the last two months.

KATHMANDU, June 27: Various stakeholders have said that the enforcement of grading system in SLC without adequate preparation has increased confusion among students and guardians.