A calligraphy scroll by former Chinese leader Mao Zedong estimated to be worth millions of dollars was cut in half after it was stolen last month in a high-profile burglary in Hong Kong, police said.

A unique solid gold toilet that was part of an art exhibit was stolen early Saturday from the magnificent home in England where British wartime leader Winston Churchill was born.

A unique solid gold toilet that was part of an art exhibit was stolen early Saturday from the magnificent home in England where British wartime leader Winston Churchill was born.

A Dutch still-life painting, stolen by retreating Nazis and sent by a German soldier as a present to his wife, came back to a Florence museum on Friday, thanks largely to a relentless campaign by the Uffizi Galleries’ director, a German.

The Los Angeles police is investigating after a statue of the late legendary actor Marilyn Monroe was stolen.

Nepal's stolen gods

July 23, 2018 12:40 pm

Since the 1980s, authorities estimate thieves have plundered tens of thousands of Nepalese antiquities.

DOLPA, June 24: Half dozen of Buddha statues have been stolen from Thasong Choling Stupa in She-phoksundo rural municipality of Rigmo village, Dolpa.

Cash and in-kinds stolen

May 9, 2018 14:11 pm

KATHMANDU, May 9: Property worth Rs 230,000 has been stolen from a house based in Dagurnepani of Tarkeshwar Municipality-4 on Tuesday.

SURKHET, April 28: The idols of Hindu gods and goddesses that that were stolen from Jumla's Chandannath temple have been replaced and reinstated.

KATHMANDU, April 19: Former football captain of Sarswati Youth Nepal, Dipesh Shrestha, 26, has been arrested on the charge of theft with stolen accessories from his room in Kapan.

Two stolen idols returned to Nepal

April 5, 2018 07:45 am

KATHMANDU, April 5: Two idols, which were stolen from Nepal during the 1980s and were kept on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, were finally returned to the Department of Archeology (DoA) on Wednesday.

NEWYORK, Mar 6: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York has decided to repatriate 11th and 12th century images of Lord Budhha and Uma Maheshwor, which were stolen from Nepal during the 1980s.

Temple assets stolen

January 29, 2018 14:18 pm

BANEPA, Jan 29: Valuable silver assets were stolen from the Karunamai Temple based in Ugrachandi of Banepa-4, Kavrepalanchowk. As police said, silver ornaments including anklets, necklace and crown worth Rs 200 thousands were stolen from the temple of Hindu Goddess Karunamai last night.

A Japan-based cryptocurrency exchange will refund about $400m to customers stolen by hackers two days ago in one of the biggest thefts of digital funds.

Micro-bus stolen from Swayambhu

January 14, 2018 15:39 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: A micro bus has been stolen from Swayambhu in the captal last night.

KATHMANDU, Aug 30: Police on Tuesday arrested two people while they were decamping with their loots in the capital.

NEW YORK, August 8: Hackers using the name “Mr. Smith” posted a fresh cache of stolen HBO files online Monday, and demanded that HBO pay a ransom of several million dollars to prevent further such releases.

Cash, valuables stolen

July 25, 2017 19:45 pm

KATHMANDU, July 25: Thieves broke into a fancy shop based in Tarkeshwar Municipality-4 and decamped with cosmetics worth around Rs 25,000. Manu Shrestha of Dhading is the owner of the shop.

KATHMANDU, July 20: The government has suspended seven officials including the acting chief of Transport Management Office, Mahakali on Thursday.

BHAIRAHAWA, July 16: Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC), the country’s petroleum monopoly, has been found to be indulged in financial irregularities worth multi-million rupees while procuring land plots across the country.

POKHARA, June 21: Depositors have demanded that the management of Kailash Development Bank refund their stolen deposits as the money was withdrawn from their bank accounts using fake signature.

KATHMANDU, June 19: Four precious idols trafficked from Nepal decades ago have been returned to the Department of Archaeology (DoA) as wished by US collector Leroy Allen Ehreinreich in his will.

A global cyberattack leveraging hacking tools widely believed by researchers to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency hit international shipper FedEx, disrupted Britain's health system and infected computers in nearly 100 countries on Friday.

A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix’s hit series ‘Orange Is The New Black’.

‘Beauty and the Beast’ star Emma Watson is planning legal action over photos said to have been leaked online, but her representatives on Wednesday denied reports that the pictures showed the British actress nude.

Birgunj, Feb 5: The newborn baby, who was stolen from the maternity ward of the Birgunj-based Narayani Sub Regional Hospital on Friday afternoon, has been found in Belwa of Parsa district.

NEPALGUNJ, Jan 23: Rs 36 5,000 in cash belonging to a customer was stolen from the premises of Siddhartha Commercial Bank in Nepalgunj on Monday afternoon.

GAUSHALA, Jan 20: Around 500,000 rupees was stolen from the donation box kept inside the Baba Jaleshwarnath Mahadev Temple in Jaleshwar of Mahottari district last night.

Facebook Inc CEO Mark Zuckerberg took the witness stand in Dallas federal court on Tuesday and denied an allegation by a rival company that the virtual-reality technology of Facebook’s Oculus unit was stolen.

JUMLA, Jan 9: Even after a week of recovering most of the stolen idols of Jumla's Chandannath Temple, police are yet to arrest the culprits behind the infamous incident that took place on November 26.

JUMLA, Jan 7: Police have an absconding serial killer and robber Bedan Raj Thapa while investigating the case of lost idols of Chandannath Temple of Jumla district.

JUMLA, Jan 4: Police on Tuesday recovered 27 out of the 28 idols stolen from the renowned Chandannath Temple of Jumla last month.

JUMLA, Jan 3: Police on Tuesday recovered the idols stolen from the renowned Chandannath Temple of Jumla on November 26.

KATH MANDU, Dec 31: Thieves decamped with Rs 95,000 in cash by breaking the cash counter of Tribhuvan UniversityTeaching Hospital in Maharajgunj.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: With the seizure of a conch shell in Kathmandu last week, Nepal Police has found a new lead on the stolen idols from the renowned Chandannath Temple in Jumla last month.

BIRATNAGAR, Dec 13:  Police have arrested a man on the charge of selling electricity pilfered through a transmission pole to locals by setting up sub-meter boxes.

JUMLA, Dec 5: An idol of the Hindu deity Dattatreya and other idols that were said to be stolen from the Chandannath Baba temple here last week, were found inside a wardrobe in the temple Saturday.

Jewellery worth IRs 5.3 million was reported stolen from Bollywood actor Amir Khan’s house belonging to his wife Kiran Rao.

BIRGUNJ, Nov 28: Gold and silver jewelry worth Rs 4 million were stolen from the safe of Bhanumarga-based Agricultural Development Bank in Birgunj on Sundaay night.

JUMLA, Nov 28: Twenty-eight statues of the renowned Chandannath Temple of Jumla were stolen overnight from under the nose of the law enforcement agencies. Irate locals blamed the involvement of the priest, police and local administration in the crime as the temple lies just besides the District Administration Office and the local police station. The criminals broke the back door of the temple at around 1 am Sunday and took away the valuable statues, including the biggest Dattatreya statue.

14 idols stolen at Chandannath temple

November 27, 2016 11:07 am

JUMLA, Nov 27: Fourteen large and small idols, including the image of the four-handed deity Dattatreya, have been stolen from the Chandannath Baba temple here last night.

RAUTAHAT, Nov 25: Police have apprehended a mafia group involved in stealing a vehicle used by Indian police and selling it in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: A police squad deployed from Metropolitan Police Range, Jawalakhel on Monday arrested two pickpockets while they were in queue to cash a stolen check soon after pickpocketing it.

KATHMANDU, Nov 15: Police have arrested a pickpocket while he was lining up to cash a stolen check on Tuesday.

Rs 130,000 stolen from school in Morang

September 28, 2016 10:14 am

MORANG, Sept 28: Cash worth Rs 130,000 was stolen from a local school in Morang district last night.

KATHMANDU, Sept 2: Police on Thursday arrested a man on the charge of selling a stolen motorcycle.

Cash stolen from money transfer

August 22, 2016 13:04 pm

DANG, Aug 22: Five lakh and thirty-five thousand rupees in cash was stolen from a money transfer office in Tulasipur.

3 held with stolen artifacts

August 21, 2016 20:42 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 21: Nepal Police has arrested three members of a gang for their alleged involvement in stealing artifacts and antique idols from a temple in Naudobahal of Lalitpur district, three weeks after the items disappeared from the temple.

KATHMANDU, Aug 9: Nepal Police has arrested a member of a gang of six to seven youths allegedly involved in stealing artifacts and antique idols from quake devastated buildings, temples and other structures.

NEPALGUNJ, July 2: A child was stolen from Nepalgunj Medical College, Kohalpur on Saturday afternoon. A 5-year-old Srijan Oli, a resident of Tulsipur Municipality-5 went out of the sight suddenly.