KATHMANDU, Oct 12: Security personnel are busy in maintaining tight security targeting Chinese President Xi Jinping's two-day state visit to Nepal.

TEHRAN, Iran, Sept 22: Iran’s president called Sunday on Western powers to leave the security of the Persian Gulf to regional nations led by Tehran, criticizing a new U.S.-led coalition patrolling the region’s waterways as nationwide parades showcased the Islamic Republic’s military arsenal.

COLOMBO, Sept 20: The Sri Lanka cricket board (SLC) confirmed their tour of Pakistan on Thursday after the Pakistan government pledged the same level of security to their players as is provided to visiting heads of state.

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: Nepal Center for Security Governance and Geneva Center for Security Sector Governance (DCAF) jointly organized a three-day long South Asia Security Sector Governance Forum in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, August 14: India has stepped up security along the India-Nepal border on the eve of Indian Independence Day, media reports said on Wednesday.

CC camera installed at Mhaipi area

August 10, 2019 13:32 pm

Kathmandu, Aug 10 : A total of 33 CC cameras have been installed at the Mhaipi Temple area of Kathmandu metropolis-16.

KATHMANDU, July 29: Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa on Monday has said that peace and security are crucial for the prosperity of Nepal.

KATHMANDU, July 7: Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Security, Gokarna Bista, has said the government is committed to utmost security of the Nepalis working abroad.

KHOTANG, July 5: A temporary police station has been established in the Rawabesi rural municipality in Khotang district to ensure the protection of various governmental and non-governmental offices.

In the name of civil service

June 28, 2019 08:17 am

In our country, civil servants have traditionally had it good and developments over the years are a testament to that fact. They enjoy the sort of job security that can only be dreamt of in the modern age, year on year increments in every budget, a mind-boggling array of allowances to milk the state for and protection through the newly formed employees union (political neutrality be damned) – to name just a few.

BIRATNAGAR, June 13: Minister for Internal Affairs and Law, Hikmat Kumar Karki has clarified that security personnel has been removed from the Biratnagar-based Koirala Niwas as per the federal government's decision to withdraw security personnel stationed in the VIPs' house after their passing away.

KATHMANDU, May 26:  An emergency meeting presided by Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa has directed the DAOs and security agencies to further tighten security across the country.

KATHMANDU, May 26: Suspicious pressure cookers have been found in Lagankhel and Gwarko on Sunday evening.

KATHMANDU, May 26: Police have confirmed that the improvised explosive device (IED) has been used for the explosions in Anamnagar and Sukedhara on Sunday afternoon.

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KATHMANDU, May 3: Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Anup Raj Sharma has said journalists are still working under different types of threat in the country.

BHOJPUR, April 28: Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa on Sunday said adequate budget would be allocated for the coming fiscal year of 2019/20 to maintain peace and security.

SEOUL, April 4: South Korea’s three mobile carriers and top U.S. telco Verizon Communications commercially launched 5G services on Wednesday, ahead of their initial schedules, as they rushed for first spot in the race to roll out the latest wireless technology.

KATHMANDU, March 29: As the government is all prepared to host the much-hyped Investment Summit from Friday to Saturday, security agencies have said that the security arrangements for the summit have been completed. Various high profile guests and investors have already arrived for the summit which will be inaugurated by Prime Minister KP Oli on Friday.

RAUTAHAT, March 21: In order to avoid serious crimes during the festival of Holi, the District Police Office (DPO), Rautahat, tightened security and deployed two trained dogs at the border on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, March 16: Rape cases have continued to rise across the country despite heightened security and social awareness campaigns in recent months.

KATHMANDU, March 14: Following the government's decision to ban the Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN), security agencies have gone on high alert against possible retaliatory moves from the Maoist splinter group.

SAN FRANCISCO, March 7: Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday the company would encrypt conversations on more of its messaging services and make them compatible, the latest sign that the world’s biggest social network sees its future in intimate online chats.

WASHINGTON, Feb 28: While Washington's concerns that future 5G wireless networks could be vulnerable to spying by China have dominated headlines, businesses have long been pushing to make sure the technology is as secure as possible.

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: The Nepal Police has stepped up security measures following the attack on Ncell’s office at Nakkhu and towers across the country.

RAUTAHAT, Feb 24: Police have recovered six dead bodies from various places of Rautahat within a week, reflecting the poor state of security in the district.

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: On February 14, the day which marked one year of governance by the Nepal Communist Party, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli in his address to the nation had claimed that peace and improved security were the major achievements of his government.

RAUTAHAT, Jan 31: The District Forest Office (DFO), Rautahat has tightened security along the national forest areas following repeated complaints from the locals regarding increasing number of cases of timber smuggling. With this, the DFO has been successful in seizing more than 200 cubic feet of logs and many vehicles used for smuggling purpose in the last one week.

RUPANDEHI, Jan 23: Overcrowded prisons is not a new issue for our country.  Stories of dozens of prisoners sleeping in a cramped prison cell draw headlines time and again and the issue have now become a reality but not a shocking one. But what about the marshals in the parliament that are responsible to provide security to lawmakers and other dignitaries? It has to come to fore that the marshals of Province 5 parliament are being deprived of even basic needs at the province’s parliament.

KATHMANDU, Dec 23: Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa has said that the state should not hesitate to invest in the security sector.

Ex Minister Dhakal seeks extra security

December 9, 2018 04:30 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: Nepal Family Party's chairman and former minister Eknath Dhakal has sought additional security for him from the government. Dhakal reportedly said he is feeling insecure in the recent days.

Infographics: The Cost of G20 Security

December 4, 2018 00:05 am

The G20 is taking over Buenos Aires, Argentina this weekend. The South American country has had a string of security scares in the lead up to the event including: an attack on soccer players by fans, a bombing plot by vegan activists, and an arrest by a pair of brothers believed to have ties to Hezbollah, the Lebanese militant group.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: Security in the Kathmandu Valley has been strengthened in view of the "Asia Pacific Summit- 2018" taking place for the first time in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: Security in the Kathmandu Valley has been strengthened in view of the "Asia Pacific Summit- 2018" taking place for the first time in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: In view of checking possible infiltration of criminal elements and curbing cross-border crimes, Nepal has geared up preparation to bolster security presence along its international border with India and China.

LALITPUR, Oct 30: Lalitpur Metropolitan City (LMC) and Lalitpur Metropolitan Police Office signed a Memorandum of Understanding on police-community cooperation and collaboration.

DOLPA, Oct 5:  District Administration Office, Dolpa has decided to beef up security condition in all the eight local units of the district during the upcoming Dashain and Tihar festivals.

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Keeping in view the increase in crimes in the Kathmandu Valley during the festive season, the Metropolitan Police Range Offices (MPROs) have come up with security plans in order to check crimes.

NEW JERSEY, July 30: President Donald Trump said Sunday that he would consider shutting down the government if Democrats refuse to vote for his immigration proposals, including a U.S.-Mexico border wall.

KATHMANDU, July 28: Vice-chancellor of Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST), Professor Jeevraj Pokharel, has underscored the need to raise awareness on cyber security to mitigate the risks related to it in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, July 10: An International Cyber Security Conference is being organized by Information Security Response Team Nepal (NPCERT) in Kathmandu for two days from July 27.

Michael Obi and his driver were abducted at gunpoint on 26 June in Enugu but were released on Monday.

KATHMANDU, June 23: Among tough resolutions of those enjoying adventurous life, climbing Mount Everest and setting a record may be one.

ILAM, June 14: Families of those who were disappeared during the decade-long armed conflict in Ilam are still waiting in the hope that their missing kin would return home some day.

KATHMANDU, June 12: United States President, Donald Trump and North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un signed a joint agreement in their first historic summit in Singapore. Enemies since the Korean War, no sitting US President had ever spoken or met a North Korean leader until Trump did.

KATHMANDU, June 10: Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa has said people have become hopeful as the government was working positively for peace and security, and stability for prosperity.

KATHMANDU, Jun 6: Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa has said that there are primarily three groups that have been posing security challenges to the country.

RAUTAHAT, May 27: Nepal Police has nabbed three Indian security personnel and an Indian citizen for illegally entering Nepal to arrest a Nepali entrepreneur.  They were detained while returning to India with the arrested person from Gaur’s border point in Rautahat district on Saturday. Police also impounded a jeep used by the Indian police.

MoU signed for food security

May 21, 2018 20:12 pm

KATHMANDU, May 21: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Ministry of Forests and Environment and World Food Programme (WFP) was signed Monday for the food security and agriculture projects targeted on communities vulnerable to the climate change impacts.