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DPM Pokharel embarks on visit to Kalapani area access_timeFebruary 17

Darchula–Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence, Ishwor Pokharel has left for Kalapani area in connection with inspecting the border in the remote north-west part of the country. Kalapani is situated in Byas rural municipality of Darch...

Rescued 175 Nepalis in Kharipati quarantine access_timeFebruary 16

Bhaktapur–The 175 Nepalis airlifted from Wuhan of China earlier this morning have been taken to the quarantine set up at Kharipati. The Nepal Electricity Authority training centre has been converted into a temporary quarantine where they will spe...

175 Nepalis airlifted from Hubei access_timeFebruary 16

Kathmandu–One hundred and seventy-five Nepali nationals from six different cities across Hubei Province of the People’s Republic of China were airlifted from Wuhan this morning by a charter flight of Nepal Airlines. Of the 175 nationals, 17...

Pashupati area cleaned on the eve of Mahashivaratri access_timeFebruary 16

Kathmandu–The 353rd week of the Bagmati Cleaning Mega Campaign saw the cleaning of the Aryaghat, Suryaghat, Ram Mandir and other areas of the Pashupati temple premises. The sanitation event was held in preparation for the upcoming Mahashivaratri ...

PM Oli to address HoR on Saturday access_timeFebruary 14

Kathmandu–Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is to address the House of Representatives on Saturday on the occasion of completion of two years of the incumbent government. PM's press advisor Surya Thapa said that PM Oli will address HoR session ...

Mahashivaratri to be celebrated in special manner access_timeFebruary 14

Kathmandu–Preparations are on to celebrate Mahashivaratri in a special manner on the occasion of Visit Nepal Year 2020. Different organisations have started cleaning different places in Pashupati area at the request of the Pashupati Area Developm...

NA member Upadhyay passes away access_timeFebruary 14

Rupandehi–National Assembly member Durga Prasad Upadhyay passed away today at the age of 50. Suffering from cancer for long, Upadhyay died at his residence in Lumbini Sanskritik Municipality-10 of Rupandehi, according to state assembly member,...

NCP Chair Prachanda inaugurates Umbrella Street access_timeFebruary 14

Bharatpur–Nepal Communist Party chair and former Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' on Thursday inaugurated the newly-constructed 'Umbrella Street' at Bharatpur metropolis-22, Patihani. On the occasion, he expressed ...

Nepal-Australia diplomatic relation enters 60 years access_timeFebruary 14

Kathmandu– Nepal-Australia diplomatic relation is entering into 60 years of its establishment from (February 15) Saturday. Canberra has established itself as a reliable development partner of Kathmandu in 59 years of the diplomatic ties between N...

Revolution through imitation of people's war impossible: Prachanda access_timeFebruary 13

Kathmandu–Chairman of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that the nation has moved forward to the making of foundation of socialism through peace process, which was established with the backing of people&#...

Health workers themselves unknown about coronavirus access_timeFebruary 13

Banke– Coronavirus health desk has been set up at Jamunaha transit on the Nepal-India border in Banke district. The health desk is established for screening people entering Nepal through the transit of coronavirus infection. A health worker is as...

New IGP Gyawali assumes office access_timeFebruary 12

Kathmandu–Newly appointed Inspector General of Police, Thakur Prasad Gyawali, has assumed office at Nepal Police Headquarters today. Additional Inspector General, Asha Singh, Deputy Inspector General, senior police officers and police persons ...

Coronavirus infection ruled out in Sindhupalchowk access_timeFebruary 12

Sindhupalchowk–Though viral infection has gripped Gumbagaun of Jugal rural municipality in Sindhupalchowk district, it being coronavirus infection has been ruled out. Chief at the District Health Office, Durga Dutta Chapagain, said that they h...

Insignia conferred on new IGP Gyawali access_timeFebruary 12

Kathmandu–Insignia has been conferred on newly appointed Inspector General of Police, Thakur Prasad Gyawali, today. At an investiture programme organsied at the Home Ministry, Home Secretary Maheshwor Neupane, conferred the insignia of IGP on Gya...

Visible reforms expected in agro sector: Minister Bhusal access_timeFebruary 11

Lumbini–Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Development Ghanashyam Bhusal has stressed on making the agriculture sector profit oriented after changing its existing status. While laying a foundation stone for the construction of Lumbini Pres...

25 entrepreneurs honoured with 'CIP Award' access_timeFebruary 11

Kathmandu–Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has honoured 25 entrepreneurs from several fields with the 'Commercially Important Person' award amidst a special programme organised here today by the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies. ...

Lawmakers demand to rescue Nepalis from coronavirus hit areas access_timeFebruary 11

Kathmandu–Lawmakers of the House of Representatives (HoR) have drawn the attention of the government to immediately rescue Nepalis from China's coronavirus affected areas. Demanding time in today's HoR meeting, they suggested the gover...

House of Representatives resumes access_timeFebruary 11

Kathmandu–The House of Representatives, recently obstructed by the main opposition party, Nepali Congress, for three times, has been resumed from today. The NC had been obstructing the House, expressing its dissatisfaction towards the decision of...

NC decides not to obstruct House access_timeFebruary 11

Kathmandu–The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has decided not to obstruct the meeting of the House of Representatives. The NC had been obstructing the House, blaming that charge sheet against NC Vice-President Bijay Kumar Gachchhadar was ...

NC Saptari stages demonstration demanding release of its cadres access_timeFebruary 11

Saptari–Nepali Congress (NC) Saptari on Monday staged demonstration in Rajbiraj demanding release of youths who were arrested on charge of misbehaving with Dakneswori municipality. NC cadres marched around Rajbiraj chanting slogans against the...