KATHMANDU, OCT 15: The government has raised the customs duty on the import of silver by 25.88 percent to check the suspected smuggling of this precious metal to India.

Gold, silver prices drop on Wednesday

September 8, 2021 13:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: The price of gold in the Nepali market dropped by Rs 700 per tola on Wednesday. The price of fine gold per tola decreased Rs 90,700 on Wednesday.

Gold price drops by Rs 900 per tola

December 10, 2020 11:44 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: The price of gold dropped by Rs 900 per tola (11.66 grams) on Thursday.

Gold price drops by Rs 1,000 per tola

November 25, 2020 14:54 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 25: The price of gold has dropped by Rs 1,000 per tola (11.66 grams) in the domestic market on Wednesday.

Gold price up by Rs 900 per tola

October 9, 2020 12:36 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 9: The price of gold has gone up by Rs 900 per tola as it is being traded for Rs 94,800 per tola on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 4: The price of gold has hit a new record of Rs 74,500 per tola (11.664 grams) in the domestic market on Friday.

Nepali junior shuttlers win silver

December 23, 2019 13:15 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 23: The pair of Jessika Gurung and Rashila Maharjan has bagged silver medal in the Bangladesh Junior International Series Badminton Championship organized in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: The price of gold set a new record on Sunday in Nepal's domestic market by rising Rs 1200 per tola overnight to reach Rs 72500 per tola.

Indian National held with 15 kg silver

August 17, 2019 17:30 pm

JANAKPUR, Aug 17: A border security force of Armed Police Force has held an Indian national with fifteen kg silver from Dhanusha based Aurahi Rural Municipality ward no 2 on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, July 12: Entrepreneurs from various sectors have said that more time was needed for implementation of new rules including issuance of electronic invoice, making PAN mandatory for workers, and web-based tracking of cargoes.

Crafting Jewelry for a cause

May 17, 2019 11:54 am

Ojaswi Baidya and Ibha Baidya both confess to always having been particularly fond of silver jewelry. The sisters would always opt for silver instead of brass or even gold. Something about the sublime metal appealed to them and Ojaswi was also sensitive to metal, quickly getting itches and allergies when she donned metal jewelry.

KATHMANDU, JULY 20; Nepal Association of the Blind (NAB) marked its silver jubilee amidst various cultural events in the capital on Friday. Started at 2:30 pm at Rastriya Nach Ghar in Jamal, the function chaired by NAB central president Ramesh Pokharel saw the participation of Nepal Community Party (NCP) Chairman and former Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal as THE chief guest and National Assembly member Prakash Panta as a special guest.

KATHMANDU, July 13: Neema Gurung and Nisha Rawal have won silver medal in the international taekwondo championship held in South Korea.

First step into the silver screen

July 8, 2018 08:10 am

Until the start of his first movie, ‘Lamphoo’, Kabir Khadka’s family was not convinced of the scope in acting. Rather, they preferred to see him pursue engineering. “I was captivated by the cinema realm since my childhood. I started by mimicking other actors. But, after graduating SLC (now SEE) in distinction, my family wanted me to join science to study engineering,” explained Khadka.

GAUSHALA, June 7: The Armed Police Force (APF) last night arrested a youth trying to smuggle gold and silver worth Rs 2.4 million to India through Matihani municipality in Mahottari district.

Silver screen as final destination

February 25, 2018 12:06 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: Roshani Syangbo, 29, is an aspiring theater artist with only two years’ experience in the scene. During her short journey, she has so far been featured in two mainstream plays — ‘Conference of the Birds’ and ‘Witch’.

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: Nepathya has released a new video for their first song ‘Aaganai Bhari’ to mark 25 years of the band’s establishment. ‘Aaganai Bhari’ was their first official song and the first track of their first album.

SALLERI, Dec 19: The Nepali martial arts team has won two gold medals and three silvers in the World Martial Peace Cup 2017 held recently in Morocco.

KATHMANDU, April 28: Chocofun -- a chocolate brand of Sujal Foods Pvt Ltd -- has received ‘DLG Silver Award’ from Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft, Frankfurt am Main of Germany.

Nepathya to mark Silver Jubilee Year

March 30, 2017 17:52 pm

KATHMANDU, March 30: Popular band Nepathya is turning 25. As per the date, the bands completion of 25 years will fall on April 1 2018. But since the band enters its 25th year starting  April 1 this year, the band has decided to celebrate it as ‘Nepathya’s Silver Jubilee Year’.

2 held with illegal silver

March 24, 2017 13:27 pm

JANAKPURDHAM, March 24: Police have arrested two people with 4 kg of illegal silver from Portaha of Dhanusha district on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 31: Minister for Supplies Deepak Bohara on Monday underscored the need for gold and silver trading guidelines, stating that monitoring of gold and silver traders has become difficult in the absence of such guidelines.

Man arrested with 3 kg silver

January 24, 2017 17:10 pm

MAKWANPUR, Jan 24: Police have arrested a man along with 3 kg of silver which he had hidden inside seat of his motorcycle, Na 17 pa 4645.

PARSA, Jan 7: Police arrested a person at Rajat Jayanti Chowk at Birgunj on Friday night in illegal possession of 5.615 kilo grams of silver ornaments.

BIRGUNJ, Nov 28: Robbers broke into Agricultural Development Bank near Bhanumarg in Birgunj and decamped with gold and silver ornaments worth Rs 4 million from the bank locker on Sunday evening.

HDCS marks its silver jubilee in Nepal

November 7, 2016 21:28 pm

LALITPUR, Nov 7: Human Development and Community Services (HDCS) marked its silver jubilee on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: Wrestler Mukesh Kumar Thakur has won silver medal in the wrestling competition held under the 6th TAFISA World Sports for All Games in Jakarta, Indonesia.

NEPALGUNJ, July 6: A man has been arrested with a huge quantity of gold and silver from Rohani River of Kohalpur-12.