KATHMANDU, Aug 13: Though the government has already ended scheduled power cuts ensuring round the clock electricity supply, per capita consumption of electricity has not gone up as expected.

KATHMANDU, July 10: Finance Minister Yuba Raj Khatiwada has said that the domestic debt that the government has proposed for Fiscal Year 2019/20 was within 'accepted norms' of the country.

KATHMANDU, May 30: The government has set a target to complete the remaining construction work of the Melamchi Water Supply Project within the upcoming fiscal year 2019/20.

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: With the contribution of 61 runs of Sompal Kami, Nepal has set a target of 217 runs for the Dutch team. In the second ODI, held at Amstelveen against the Netherlands, Nepal was elected to bat first after winning the toss. Nepal played 50 over game losing nine wickets.

KATHMANDU, Aug 1: Nepal has received a target of 190 runs from Netherlands at the 1st ODI being held at VRA Cricket Ground, Amstelveen in the Netherlands on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, July 29: The Ministry of Agriculture Development has said that to achieve the target of doubling agricultural produce in five years, which the government has stated in its annual budget for the Fiscal Year 2018/19, a growth rate of 15 percent has to be achieved on every agricultural product.

Achieving VAT target

July 26, 2018 01:00 am

New budget’s revenue target of VAT hinges on how effectively Inland Revenue Department controls evasion up to retail sales

SANA'A, July 25: Earlier, Yemeni government has provided two ceasefires to the United Nations for the withdrawal of Houthi rebels from the Al Hudaydah port, though, the militants have turned down the initiative. According to the Al Masirah TV, Houthi movement targeted a Saudi Arabian warship off the western coast of Yemen.

KATHMANDU, July 25: Income tax collection saw a shortfall of 7.33 percent against the target of Rs 149 billion in the last Fiscal Year 2017/18. The revenue collection stood at only Rs 140 billion that had witnessed a whopping growth of 18 percent in the previous Fiscal Year 2016/17.

World Cup heavyweights Spain and Portugal can lock down spots in the last 16 on Monday, as hosts Russia ride a wave of national euphoria into their clash with Uruguay.

DHARAN, June 21: Dharan Sub-metropolitan City of Sunsari district could not meet its revenue mobilization target of the current fiscal year. As the new fiscal year approaches, the metropolis faces immense pressure to enhance its revenue mobilization.

KATHMANDU, June 19: Sugar mills that have been delaying payment to sugarcane producers are next in line to face action from Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa, according to the ministry.

POKHARA, June 8: Province 4 has set its target of increasing the per capita income of its denizens to US$ 2500. This would result in the reduction of number of people living below poverty line from 14.2 % to 7 %.

KATHMANDU, May 31: The government is anticipating a massive industrial and agricultural expansion this year as it has set growth target for these sectors at 12 percent and 4.5 percent, respectively, in Fiscal Year 2018/19.

KATHMANDU, May 27: Sunrisers Hyderabad has set a target of 179 runs for Chennai Super Kings in the final match in ongoing Indian Premier League held at Wankhade Stadium, Mumbai on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, May 19: Royal Challengers Banglore has to chase a target of 165 runs presented Rajasthan Royals in 53rd match of ongoing Indian Premier League at Jaipur Rajasthan on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, May 18: Delhi Daredevils has set a target of 163 runs for Chennai Super Kings in the 52nd match of ongoing Indian Premier League at Delhi today.

KATHMANDU, May 17: Royal Challengers Banglore (RCB) has set a target of 219 runs for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 51st match (N) on ongoing Indian Premier League at Bengaluru on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, May 16: Kings XI Punjab has to chase a target of 187 runs against Mumbai Indians in the 50th match on ongoing Indian Premier League at Mumbai on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, May 16: Thirty-five people faced legal action for their involvement in smuggling of red panda hide alone in Kathmandu in the Nepali year 2074 BS ( April 14, 2017 to April 13, 2018).

KATHMANDU, May 13: Rajasthan Royals has to chase a target of 169 runs presented by Mumbai Indians in the 47th match of ongoing Indian Premier League held at Mumbai on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, May 13: Sunrisers Hyderabad has set a target of 180 runs for Chennai Super Kings in 46th match in ongoing Indian Premier League at Pune on Sunday.

INDONESIA, May 13: At least nine people have been killed and 40 others injured in bomb attacks, including a suicide blast, targeting churches in Indonesia’s second biggest city, Surabaya.

KATHMANDU, May 13: Delhi Daredevils has set a target of 182 runs for Royal Challengers Banglore in the 45th match of ongoing Indian Premier League at Delhi on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, May 12: Kings XI Punjab has to chase the highest 246 runs target of this season-2018 presented by Kolkata Knight Riders in the 44th match of ongoing Indian Premier League held at Indore on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, May 10: The youngest left-hand batsman, Rishabh Pant, 20, led Delhi Daredevil's to set the target of 188 runs in a home ground for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 42nd match in Indian Premier League at Delhi.

KATHMANDU, May 9: Mumbai Indians has presented a target of 211 runs for Kolkata Knight Riders in the 41st match in Indian Premier League at Kolkata, today.

KATHMANDU, May 5: Chennai Super Kings has to chase the 128 runs target presented by Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 35th match in Indian Premier League at Pune, May 5.

KATHMANDU, April 30: Delhi Daredevils has to chase the target of 212 runs presented by Chennai Super Kings in the 30th match of Indian Premier League at Pune.

Kolkata to chase 176 runs target

April 29, 2018 21:52 pm

KATHMANDU, April 29: Royal Challengers Bangalore has set the target of 176 runs for Kolkata Knight Riders in the 29th match in ongoing Indian Premier League at Bengaluru.

KATHMANDU, April 23: Kings XI Punjab has set the144 runs target for Delhi Daredevils in the 22nd match of Indian Premier League at Delhi.

KATHMANDU, April 19: Kings Xi Punjab has set the 194 runs target for Sunrisers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League (IPL) game between two in-form teams in Mohali on Thursday.

April 15: Manchester City emerged from a trough of despair to beat Tottenham Hotspur 3-1 and move to within three points of the Premier League title at Wembley on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, April 14: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has stated that the government has targeted to eradicate absolute poverty, illiteracy, unemployment and provide basic health services to the public.

KAILALI, April 13: Dhangadhi Team Chauraha has set the target of 182 runs for Kathmandu Goldens in the first inning of the final match of second Dhangadhi Premier League, held at Dhangadhi Kailai.

KATHMANDU, April 12: Mahendranagar United has set the target of 143 runs for Kathmandu Goldens in the ongoing second Dhangadhi Premier League on Thursday.

KAILALI, April 5: Rupandehi Challengers has set a 145 runs target for Mahendranagar United at the ongoing  Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) 2  underway at the Seti Zone Police Cricket Ground, Dhangadhi on Thursday.

KAILALI, April 5: Biratnagar Kings has set a target of 128 runs for Dhangadhi Team Chauraha at the Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) underway at the Seti Zone Police Cricket Ground, Dhangadhi on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, April 2: Kathmandu Goldens has set a target of 187 runs for Rupandehi Challengers at the Dhangadhi Premier League 2 underway at the Seti Zone Police Cricket Ground in Dhangadhi on Monday.

DHANGADI, April 2: CYC Attariya has given 151 run targets to Chauraha Dhangadhi in today’s Dhangadi Premier League T-20 at Federal Police Unit ground. Batting first, Attariya scored 150 runs on the board at the loss of eight wickets in its allotted 20 over.

KATHMANDU, March 31: Dhangadhi Team Chauraha has set a 146-run target for Kathmandu Golden at the Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) underway at Dhangadhi on Saturday.

SIRAHA, March 23: Three months ago, Rebati Saday of Lahan-1 used her ring as collateral to obtain loan from her landlord for constructing toilet in front of her dilapidated hut. Unfortunately, she had to stall the construction of her toilet in lack of adequate money. She wandered from place to place seeking loan but to no avail. No one is ready to trust her.

KATHMANDU, March 22: Newly-appointed Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Rabindra Adhikari, has set two key targets for his tenure - welcoming 1.5 million tourists by 2020 and starting construction of second international airport in Nijgadh of Bara.

Nepal to chase 190 runs target

March 17, 2018 16:34 pm

KATHMANDU, Mar 17: Netherlands has given190 runs target for Nepal in the final game of ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier at Kwekwe, Zimbabwe.

KATHMANDU, Mar 15: Host Papua New Guinea (PNG) has set a 115-run target for Nepal in the play-off under the ICC World Cup Qualifiers underway in Harare, Zimbabwe on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Mar 10 : Nepal has set a target of 195 runs for Afghanistan at the ICC World Cup Qualifiers 2018 underway at Bulawayo Athletic Club, Zimbabwe on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Mar 8: Nepal has set a target of 150 runs against Scotland in the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier at Bulawayo on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, March 7: The government on Wednesday revised the economic growth target down to 6 percent for the current fiscal year 2017/18 from the initial target of 7.2 percent.

Nepal receives 172-run target from UAE

February 27, 2018 18:46 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Nepal has received a target of 172 runs from United Arab Emirates in the practice match held at Kwekwe Sports Club, Zimbabwe on Tuesday.

UDAYAPUR, Feb 18: Revenue records of the first six months of current fiscal year at the Taxpayer Service Office (TSO) show that the office is well on track to meet its annual revenue target.