KATHMANDU, March 18: It was an unusual and rather surprising sight on Saturday for ordinary people who are usually forced to wait in long queues on the streets during presidential visits.

PM's Doha visit canceled

February 27, 2023 09:12 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal's visit to Doha of Qatar has been canceled.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Indian Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra has arrived in Kathmandu today on a two-day visit to Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Indian Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra is arriving in Kathmandu today on a two-day visit to Nepal at the invitation of Foreign Secretary Bharat Raj Poudyal.

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: USAID Administrator Samantha Power is arriving in Kathmandu on February 7 on a two-day visit to Nepal.

IGPs Singh and Aryal off to US

August 30, 2022 17:00 pm

KATHMANDU, August 30: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dheeraj Pratap Singh of Nepal Police and IGP Raju Aryal of the Armed Police Force (APF) have left for the United States of America. Both the IGPs left for New York last night to attend the Third United Nations Chiefs of Police Summit commencing from Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, July 17: Former Prime Minister and Chairman of the CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that his India visit was productive.

KATHMANDU, March 8: President of France-Nepal Friendship Group of the French House of Representatives, Véronique Riotton along with the Vice Presidents Nicolas Forissier and Graziella Melchior will be on an official visit to Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: A team of Nepali Congress leaders has left for New Delhi today for a five-day visit to India. NC Joint General-Secretary Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat is leading the team.

Whatever Oli has announced for the people of flood- and landslide-hit Helambu and Melamchi is too little and too late.

KATHMANDU, July 10: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has arrived in Helambu Rural Municipality for onsite observation of the flood and landslide-ravaged Helambu and Melamchi area.

American media personality Kim Kardashian West on Wednesday made another White House visit to talk criminal justice reform.

If you look at travel magazines or browse through online articles for ideas on where you should vacation next, it’s always the same few cities that make it to the top of the list. These places have their charm, no doubt, but they tend to be overcrowded (especially during the travel season) and are perhaps too commercial as well. But surely, these few places aren’t the only ones with magnificent views, architecture, and culture. In fact, there are several relatively unheard-of cities that have just as much to offer. These places along with being economical (due to their relatively less popularity) are usually untouched by mainstream culture and have a unique identity of their own. Here is a list of eight such cities you can visit in 2020.

Traveling on a student budget

January 31, 2020 12:49 pm

Many of us imagine traveling to the most exotic places of the world, alone or with friends. But sadly, as students and young people in general, though we have the time and energy to visit and explore new places, it’s the financial aspect that we often have trouble with. So, do we have to wait until we’re professionally successful to finally travel the world? Not really. There are many places around the world that are student budget-friendly, with many affordable lodging options including hostels, inexpensive local food and an overall hospitable environment for young people who want to travel. Here is a list of countries that one can easily travel to on a student budget.

NEW DELHI, Dec 13: Violent clashes erupted in Delhi between police and thousands of university students on Friday over the enactment of a contentious new citizenship law, with the unrest leading Japan’s prime minister to cancel a planned visit to India.

SEOUL, Nov 22 : South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha will visit Japan on Friday for a meeting of the Group of 20 big economies, a diplomatic source said, as the neighbours’ pact to share intelligence is set to end over a diplomatic and trade dispute.

Bangladeshi President visits Bhaktapur

November 12, 2019 17:58 pm

Nov 12 : President of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Md. Abdul Hamid, who is currently paying an official goodwill visit to Nepal, visited Bhaktapur this afternoon.

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli will visit Baku, the Republic of Azerbaijan later this week to participate in the 18th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM).

Visit Nepal promotion in Oslo

September 27, 2019 16:17 pm

Regular Athletics Group of Student (RAGOS) - a Norway based sports group has started promotion of ‘Visit Nepal Year -2020’ in Oslo, Norway. The group wants to help the country to lure more tourists.

COPENHAGEN, Aug 21:  U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to cancel a visit to Denmark next month after the prime minister described his plan to buy Greenland as “absurd” took the Danish royal palace by surprise, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, July 31: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health Upendra Yadav made a surprise visit to the Singhadurbar Vaidyakhana Development Committee today.

BELFAST, July 31: Britain’s new Prime Minister Boris Johnson will be confronted by the most intractable riddle of Brexit on Wednesday when he visits Northern Ireland on a nationwide tour

KATHMANDU, July 30: Chairperson of ruling Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal embarked on a trip to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, July 3: Nepal's Province 5 government and China's Sichuan Province have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish provincial ties.

KATHMANDU, June 16: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli who returned home today after participating in the Centenary Session of International Labour Organisation (ILO) in Geneva, as part of his weeklong Europe visit, followed by his UK and France official visit said his Europe visit was highly successful.

KATHMANDU, June 16: Wrapping up a week-long visit to Europe, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has returned home today morning. Prime Minister Oli visited Switzerland, United Kingdom, and France from June 9 to 15.

PM Oli leaving for France today

June 12, 2019 15:30 pm

KATHMANDU, June 12: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and his delegation, presently in the Europe visit, is leaving for France today. He is scheduled to travel to Paris, the capital city of France, by train from London.

PM Oli in Doha

June 9, 2019 10:10 am

KATHMANDU, June 9: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has reached Doha, the capital of Qatar, on the way to Geneva of Switzerland. The PM is going to Geneva in connection with his visit to European countries.

KATHMANDU, June 6: Foreign Minister Pradip Kumar Gyawali has said that the upcoming visit to Europe by the Prime Minister was focused on further consolidating Nepal's relations with the European countries.

KATHMANDU, May 28: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's upcoming visit to India during the swearing-in ceremony of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to further deepen ties between the two countries, a key aide to Oli said on Tuesday.

PARASI, May 26: The second phase 'road show' aimed at publicizing the Lumbini Visit Year 2076 has started from today at Ramgram Stupa here this morning.

Tourists are us

May 24, 2019 09:03 am

My social media feed these days is full of images and snapshots of the more picturesque parts of Nepal. A lot of young people over the last few years seem to have taken up traveling – off the beaten path and away from the traditional Kathmandu–Pokhara–Chitwan–Lumbini circuit into more of natural Nepal.

HUMLA, May 23: Six hundred and ninety-two Indian visitors have reached Simkot for their onward pilgrimage to Kailash Mansarovar in Tibet.

KATHMANDU, May 23: ILO Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, Ms Tomoko Nishimoto, has wrapped up her four-day visit to Nepal on Wednesday with a call to all constituents to “work beyond the normal” to help realize social justice and decent work for all.

CAMBODIA, May 15: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is returning home today after completing his eight-day official visits to Viet Nam and Cambodia (five day official visit to Viet Nam and three day official visit to Cambodia).

KATHMANDU, May 15: Nepal and Cambodia on Wednesday issued a 15-point joint statement during the official visit of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to the Southeast Asian country.

HANOI, May 11: Visiting Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called on Prime Minister of Viet Nam Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the office of the Prime Minister here in Hanoi. Earlier, PM Oli was received by the Vietnamese PM at Presidential Office and a contingent of Vietnamese Army had presented a guard of honor to him.

KATHMANDU, May 7: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is visiting Vietnam and Cambodia from May 9 to 15, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said here on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, May 7: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's forthcoming visit to Vietnam and Cambodia is aimed at exploring mutually beneficial new areas of cooperation, a key aide to the prime minister said on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, May 3: Prime Minister KP Oli is visiting Vietnam and Cambodia from May 9 to 15. According to Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali, Prime Minister Oli is visiting Vietnam at the official invitation of his counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

President Bhandari in Lhasa

April 30, 2019 15:29 pm

BEIJING, April 30: President Bidya Devi Bhandari who has been on the nine-day State visit to the People’s Republic of China, at the invitation of her Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping since April 24 has arrived Lhasa from Beijing.

My homecoming

April 27, 2019 01:05 am

Many had warned me that my visit to Nepal would only disappoint me, that the romanticized notion of excitement and inner peace which I had imagined about the visit would burst as a bubble. Firstly because it was too short to experience real beauty of Nepal, secondly because I was going after a long hiatus and I would probably be put off by the pollution and crammed suffocation in the city, thirdly because everyone is bound to treat visitors nicely and therefore it wouldn’t be an indication of how people would actually behave with me in a different long-term context.

KATHMANDU, April 26: President Bidya Devi Bhandari and her entourage reached Beijing on Thursday evening after visiting various historical places in Shaanxi Province.

KATHMANDU, April 26: Prime Minister KP Oli is visiting Vietnam and Cambodia in the second week of May, highly-placed government sources said.

KATHMANDU, April 1: The ruling Nepal Communist Party parliamentarians will donate their one day's salary to raise funds for the storm-affected families in Bara and Parsa, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said on Monday.

KATHMANDU, April 1: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is flying to storm-hit Bara district on Monday, officials said.

LONDON, Feb 10: Finance Minister Yubaraj Khatiwada is arriving in the United Kingdom on February 20.

Visit was successful: PM Oli

January 26, 2019 14:37 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said his visit to Switzerland has been successful in informing the international community about Nepal’s development priorities, the goal of socio-economic transformation of the Nepali society and the policies adopted by the incumbent government to attract foreign investment.

Prime Minister Oli reaches Switzerland

January 21, 2019 22:20 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli reached Davos, Switzerland on Monday afternoon to attend the 49th Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF).

RASUWA, Dec 19: The number of people's representatives and governmental employees visiting Kerung has increased in the recent days. According to the District Immigration Office, Rasuwa, all of the elected representatives and governmental officials stationed in Rasuwa in the recent years have visited Kerung.