Saving federalism

October 7, 2018 01:00 am

The government of KP Sharma Oli needs to defeat CK Raut by strengthening federalism and inclusive nationalism

KATHMANDU, June 17: A sit-in was held today near the Prime Minister's official residence, Baluwatar, demanding the guarantee of the life of Gangamaya, who has been on a fast-onto-death for long, calling for justice to her murdered son.

Saving garment industry

June 14, 2018 00:30 am

Changes to the garment industry’s business model are threatening the livelihoods of millions of people

Blood donations campaigns are always taking place around the city. And though many of us might want to step up to the task, it’s true that a lot of us also hesitate to do so because we don’t know what’s going to happen and, frankly speaking, a needle pricking your arm and drawing blood is always a scary concept.

UDAYAPUR, March 11: Chief of Army Staff Rajendra Chhetri today said Nepal Army is ready to deal with any situation that may befall the country, committed to its responsibility. "Safeguarding sovereignty, territorial integrity, national unity and independency of the country is major responsibility of the Army.

KOHALPUR, March 3: As per the roles assigned by the traditional society, men should be engaged in labor, business and wages while the woman should be limited only to household works. However, it seems like the time has changed and the roles have been switched. Women nowadays have started earning and also saving it for future.

Saving dignity with pads

February 24, 2018 02:00 am

For many girls, periods mean missing school days. One of the reasons is lack of access to better and cheaper sanitary pads

Civil Bank launches new saving product

February 22, 2018 03:15 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Civil Bank Limited has announced the launch of a new saving product named 'Sagarmatha Bachat Khata' which offers 10 percent interest rate per annum.

NMB Bank launches new saving product

February 2, 2018 00:30 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: NMB Bank Ltd has introduced a new saving account named 'NMB Delight Saving Account' which allow account holders to withdraw their cash from ATMs of any bank and financial institutions (BFIs) across the country without any additional charge.

Only 5.65 percent of bond subscribed: NRB

Only 5.65 percent of the bond subscribed: NRB

BHAKTAPUR, Jan 13: They lost their son during the April 2015 earthquake. While many ran for their lives as soon as the ground started shaking and buildings started crumbling, Yogesh Bashukala, 22, of Bhaktapur was more worried about his pet dog. He tried to descend from a second floor, hugging the dog tightly in his arms.  He got buried in quake rubble in seconds. The youngest son of Gyanendra and Rampiyari Bashukala, his body was later recovered by an army salvage team. He was still clutching Canty, and the dog was still breathing and quite safe.

ROLPA, Oct 11: While Dr Govinda KC is busy with his thirteenth fast-unto-death in the capital, Dr Anil KC of Rolpa is busy treating patients. Dr Anil KC, who fully supports the demands put forward by the senior doctor, celebrated Dashain with his patients this year.

Saving their honor

September 6, 2017 00:33 am

One could not help but notice how the foreign media projected chhaupadi as an integral part of Hinduism.

TIKAPUR, July 29: When dark clouds start hovering in the sky, heartbeats of the locals of Dhansingpur and Narayanpur start getting faster. Every monsoon, these locals are worried about protecting their loved ones and properties from massive floods, which are a common occurrence in rivers like Karnali, Mohana, Patharaiya, and Kanda. Devastating floods time and again have rendered many people homeless and have even caused human casualties. The Rainy season has always wreaked havoc in the lives of the villagers.

KATHMANDU, July 15:  A few incidents that happened in the medical sector in the last few months speak volumes about the anomalies dogging the country's medical sector. The latest incident happened at the Manmohan Hospital in the capital.

Savvy living while saving

July 7, 2017 13:21 pm

Everybody we spoke to for ‘Life lessons’ at one point or the other said we needed to save for the rainy days. And it’s not just them who are saying that. When it comes to financial advice, everybody, from your parents to your cousins, seems to tell you that. But, for most of us, choosing to scrimp and save means compromising on our lifestyles and desires. Well, it needn’t be that way say some savvy savers. There are ways you can live large and still have plenty of cash leftover.

KATHMANDU, June 25: Shangri-la Development Bank is launching two new saving accounts --   Shangri-la Premium Saving Account and Social Security Saving Account -- on Sunday.

A New Hampshire man who was injured in a house explosion is thanking Siri for saving his life.

KATHMANDU, April 15: Bank and financial institutions (BFIs) are seeing the exodus of depositors from saving and call deposit accounts to fixed deposits following the rise in interest rates of fixed deposits.

KATHMANDU, April 9: Mega Bank Nepal Ltd has started a campaign named 'Nanima Lageko Bani: Aaja Bachau, Jindagi Bhari Ramau' aimed at inculcating the habit of saving from the young age.

KATHMANDU, Feb 15 : Citizens Bank International Ltd (CBIL) has increased interest rate in all saving accounts by one percent.

Los Angeles, Feb 13: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is saving all her old clothes and accessories for her daughter North.

NCC Bank brings new saving product

February 1, 2017 03:49 am

KATHMANDU (REPUBLICA): Nepal Credit and Commerce Bank Ltd has launched 'NCC Utsab Bachat Khata' on the occasion of its 20th anniversary. Issuing a statement, the bank said that customers will get 6.5 percent interest on the saving account.

JUMLA, Jan 28: Following her labor pain eight months ago, Bachu Rawat, 20, of Malikabota village of Jumla was taken to a local birthing center for delivery. Although she was admitted to the center, it could not provide necessary treatment.

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: CPN (UML) Chairman, KP Sharma Oli, today stressed on need to become change-oriented rather than being publicity driven for saving the country.

Etihad offers up to 30% saving on bookings

September 29, 2016 20:15 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is offering travellers from Nepal exciting savings of up to 30 percent on bookings when travelling with companions in the airline's premium cabins.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Mega Bank has launched a campaign named "Nanima Lageko Baani:  Aja Bachau - Jindagi Bhari Ramau".

Mega Bank launches new saving scheme

September 6, 2016 11:29 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Mega Bank has launched an initiative to encourage savings among people. The initiative named "Nanima Lageko Baani: Aja Bachau – Jindagi Bhari Ramau" was introduced on Monday.

LAHAN, July 11: A motorcyclist was killed last night after crashing into a tractor at Dhangadi area of Siraha district along the East-West Highway.