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Home Minister Thapa ask police to not avoid responsibility access_timeDecember 13

Kathmandu–Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa today has asked the police department to not stay away from fulfilling their responsibility. "Even a small mistake of police may become counterproductive to the whole police department, the governmen...

UK's Johnson heads for big win in 'Brexit election access_timeDecember 13

LONDON–Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Friday that voters had given his government a "powerful new mandate" to take Britain out of the EU next month, as he headed for victory in a landmark election. With about 600 of 650 seats decl...

Japan's Abe planning to cancel trip to India over security fears access_timeDecember 13

TOKYO–Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is planning to scrap a visit to northeast India as the security situation there deteriorates following the passage of a controversial citizenship bill, media reported Friday. Abe had announced plans ...

22 college students injured in picnic bus accident in Bhaktapur access_timeDecember 13

Bhaktapur–A bus (Ba 5 Kha 4286) carrying college students and lectures for a picnic today skidded off the road and fell at Ghyampedanda of Suryabinayak municipality-8 in the district, injuring at least 22 students. The picnic was organised by ...

Flights disrupted in Jumla due to snowfall access_timeDecember 13

Jumla–Snowfall has hit mountainous district Jumla since early this morning throwing life and daily routines of the people out of gear. With it, regular flights from and to Jumla has been disrupted. The transpiration via different road sections ar...

Two arrested with 10 kg hashish access_timeDecember 13

Makwanpur–Police here have arrested two persons with 10.2 kg hashish from Bhaise-2 of Bhimphedi rural municipality in the district today. The arrested are Arbinda Kumar Patel of Pachrauta municipality of Bara district and Sultan Miaya of Adarsha ...

NCP getting popularity: leader Nepal access_timeDecember 13

Kathmandu–The ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) senior leader and former Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal said that the party was getting popularity. While speaking in an event organized by the Pushpalal Memorial Foundation on the 25th Annua...

NCP Secretariat meeting put off until December 14 access_timeDecember 13

Kathmandu– The Secretariat meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party scheduled for today has been postponed until December 14 due to busy schedule of NCP leaders, said Ishwori Rijal, secretary of the party central office. The Secretariat mee...

Govt committed to addressing women rights: Minister Gurung access_timeDecember 13

Kathmandu– Minister for Women, Children and Senior Citizens, Parbat Gurung, has said government was committed to sorting out problems facing women. Minister Gurung also sought suggestion from all sides concerned to bring quality change in women&#...

Minister Yadav directs employees to deliver service effectively access_timeDecember 13

Sarlahi–Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Security, Rameshwor Raya Yadav, has directed the government employees to deliver service as per people's expectation. Minister Yadav strongly urged the employees to stop shirking responsibili...

Blankets distributed to differently able children access_timeDecember 13

Dang–Sagarmatha Cement Pvt has distributed 70 sets of blanket to Rapti Bahira Sanga, Tulsipur. The blankets will be provided to the children staying in the hostel run by the Sangh. Director of Sangh, Pratima Sharma, thanked the Sagarmatha Ceme...

Sri Lanka to fight dengue virus with bacteria access_timeDecember 12

COLOMBO– The Sri Lankan government is to begin trialling a special bacteria as part of a program to eradicate the dengue virus, local media reports, quoting Health Ministry officials said here Thursday. Deputy Director General of the Health Mi...

Eight killed in blaze at Bangladesh plastics factory access_timeDecember 12

DHAKA– Eight people were killed and at least 24 critically injured when a devastating fire swept through an illegal plastics factory outside the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka, police said Thursday. The fire started on Wednesday afternoon and quick...

Four arrested with 7-kg hashish access_timeDecember 12

Kanchanpur–Police have arrested four persons in possession of 7 kilo gramme of hashish from Godawari Municipality-2 in Kailali district today. A team of police deployed by the Area Police Office, Malakhet, acting on a tip-off, held four persons w...

Two killed in Humla tipper truck accident access_timeDecember 12

Simkot– Two persons were killed and two others injured when a tipper truck met with an accident at Tumkot cliff of Uttari Namkha rural municipality-5 in Humla District today. The deceased, whose identity is yet to be established, died on the s...

Blacktopping process begins in Patan Airport access_timeDecember 12

Baitadi–The blacktopping process in Patan airport has begun after a long gap. Though it was expected to complete the blacktopping process in April 2018, the process has begun just. The airport sources have shared that the bid would be complete...

Youth found dead in canal in Kanchanpur access_timeDecember 12

Bhimduttanagar–A 19-year-old youth was found dead in the Mahakali Irrigation Canal at Sisaiya at Bedkot in Kanchanpur district today morning. The deceased has been identified as Santosh Panta of Krishnapur Municipality-2 in Kanchanpur district. A...

Sankhuwasabha ward office set on fire access_timeDecember 12

Sankhuwasabha–An unidentified group of people on Wednesday night set the ward office of Madi municipality-5 in the district on fire. Documents, furniture, computer, a photocopy machine, a printer and mobile phones have been burnt down in the fire...

Maternity nutrition package comes into effect in Karnali access_timeDecember 12

Birendranagar–Expecting mothers delivering child at health facility in Karnali State are entitled to receive Rs 2,000 each for nutrition. The 'maternity nutrition package programme', announced by Karnali State Ministry of Social Develo...

Excavator accident – one dies, three injured access_timeDecember 12

Charikot–A person died and other three injured when an excavator met with accident at Bhimeswor municipality-2, Tokhatal last night. Raju Thami, 22, of Bigu rural municipality-8, Khopachangu in Dolakha died when the excavator met with accident...