KATHMANDU, June 30: Privately-owned Buddha Air began scheduled commercial flights to Varanasi of India, from Friday.

KATHMANDU, June 29: Qatar Airways has started non-stop flight between Doha and Málaga of Spain from June 13. Issuing a statement on Thursday, Qatar Airways said that the first to Málaga touched down on 13 June at Málaga-Costa del Sol Airport where it was welcomed by a celebratory water cannon salute.

KATHMANDU, May 15: With the formal declaration to end power outages in industrial sector from Sunday, load-shedding that crippled daily life of people, industries and overall economy for over a decade and a half has come to an end.

KATHMANDU, May 4: As the Kathmandu District Court in its order on Thursday ruled out any need of interim order on the writ petition filed seeking deferral of the elections scheduled for May 5, the All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) election is taking place on the stipulated date.

KATHMANDU, Mar 30: Following protests from student unions, the government on Friday postponed the temporary teachers' exams scheduled to start from April 6. Following the government's decision, the student unions affiliated to the three major political parties - CPN-UML, CPN (Maoist Center) and Nepali Congress (NC) - also put off their indefinite educational strike scheduled to start on Sunday.

Speaker's election scheduled for Feb 12

February 4, 2018 15:25 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: The provincial assembly maiden meeting of Province 7 has set February 12 for the election of province's speaker.

KATHMANDU, Feb 10: The first meeting of provincial assembly of Province 3 has set February 10 for the election of province's speaker.

PANCHTHAR, Nov 9: Security concerns have increased in Panchthar district after a bomb was found with the elections just around the corner.

KATHMANDU, Oct 27: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Dr Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has said that the election will be held as scheduled.

KATHMANDU, Oct 13: Top leaders of all major political parties including Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba expressed their commitment to hold parliamentary and provincial assembly elections with the scheduled date.

KATHMANDU, June 3: The parliament secretariat has published the schedule for electing the new prime minister  amid protests by the main opposition CPN-UML. The election will take place Sunday.

KATHMANDU, May 1: Prime Minister and CPN (Maoist Center) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the government is committed to holding local-level elections at any cost.

NEW YORK, April 23: James Cameron has set the release dates for the next four "Avatar" sequels, with the first coming in 2020.

KATHMANDU, April 13: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakashman Singh has insisted on holding the local-level election on the announced date so as to meet the constitutional deadline to conduct the three-tier election by the next 10 months.

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has canceled his scheduled visit to Bangladesh.

Nepal for SAARC summit as scheduled

September 29, 2016 07:05 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: Nepal, the current chair of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), has said that it is for holding the 19th SAARC Summit as per the plan, in Islamabad in November.

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: Private Secretariat of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has expressed concern over the reports of the alleged meeting of PM Dahal with the main accused in Tikapur violence during former's recent India visit.