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Lalitpur Metropolis to open schools after discussing with valley municipalities access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - Lalitpur Metropolitan City (LMC) has decided to open the schools after holding consultation with the chiefs of neighbouring municipalities and metropolitan cities. Mayor Chiribabu Maharjan informed that they would discuss how the safety cou...

Planned development imperative to explore tourism potential access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Mayor Bidya Sundar Shakya has said time has come for planned development for tourism potential in Kathmandu and Pokhara cities. During the visit of Pokhara Metropolitan City (PMC), Mayor Shakya viewed that ...

Govt forms advertisement board access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - The government has formed an advertisement board for the first time in a bid to formulate policy relating to advertisement in the media sector. The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology formed the board under the chairmanshi...

Two die in jeep accident access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - Two persons died in a jeep accident occurred at Lumde of Phakphokthum Rural Municipality in Ilam district on Monday evening. The dead one is Dinesh Limbu from Mai Municipality-9 while another victim is yet to be identified. The jeep (Ko ...

Two held with pangolin scales access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - Police have arrested two persons along with pangolin scales from Maitidevi, Kathmandu. A sleuth mobilized from Metropolitan Police Circle Singha Durbar arrested them while supplying pangolin scale from a reserved taxi (Ba 2 Ja 657). The ...

Price of yellow metal rises access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - The price of yellow metal has increased by Rs 500 per tola (11.66 grammes) in Nepali markets today. The price of hallmark gold has been determined at Rs 90,500 per tola today while it was Rs 90,000 on Monday. Similarly, worked gold is be...

Property worth Rs 20 million gutted by fire at two cloth stores in Golbazar access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - Property worth Rs 20 million was gutted when fire broke out at two cloth shops of Golbazar Municipality - 4 in Siraha district this morning. The fire engulfed the Kanchan Vastralaya and Kisan Traders and Suppliers at Golbazar, destroying Rs...

Nasal, throat swab collection slows down in Sudurpaschim Province access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - The pace to collect nasal and throat swab for COVID-19 test has slowed down in Sudurpaschim State lately. Last week, altogether 2,351 swab samples were collected from various places in the State. During this course, 392 new cases of Coronav...

Government responsible towards citizen's health: Minister Dhakal access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - Minister for Health and Population, Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal, has said that the government was responsible towards the citizen's health. Addressing a programme after carrying out onsite visit at Yogi Naraharinath Yoga and Nature Cure Hospita...

Technical education is the basis for prosperity of country: Minister Pokharel access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - Minister for Education, Science and Technology Girirajmani Pokharel has asserted that the development of skilled human capital could build the base for the prosperity for the country. Inaugurating the Nirmal Lama Polytechnic School at Su...

NCP Secretariat meeting underway access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - A secretariat meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) is underway at the official residence of the Prime Minister at Baluwatar now to hold discussion over dispute surfaced among top leaders. The meeting is focused on written re...

34 industries to face action access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - Legal action would be initiated against 34 industries producing inedible food items, the Department of Food Technology and Quality Control said. Among the industries facing legal action, 15 are related to production of drinking water, ei...

French national arrested for allegedly molesting children access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - A French national was arrested on the charge of child molestation. A Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) team of the Nepal Police on Monday apprehended French national Christian Serge Henry Naugaret, 60, for allegedly sexually abusing 12-yea...

Nepalgunj airport to be developed as hub airport: Minister Bhattarai access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai has stressed for developing the Nepalgunj Airport as one of the hub airports in the country. While inaugurating the extended airport apron here today, Minister Bhattarai shar...

Home Minister Thapa stresses on effective measures to tackle seasonal disaster access_timeमंसिर १६, २०७७

Kathmandu - Minister for Home Affairs Ram BhadaurThapa has pointed out the need to adopt effective measures to tackle the disaster that surface in winter season. Snowfall and cold wave adversely affects normal life of the people across the country in w...

All coronavirus infected people in Humla village recovered access_timeमंसिर १५, २०७७

Kathmandu - All people infected from coronavirus in a village of Namkha Rural Municipality in Humla district won the battle against the virus from Sunday. In a coronavirus test conducted on Sunday, result of all 44 infected ones from Yalwang was receiv...

Communications Minister pledges coordination and cooperation with media fraternity access_timeमंसिर १५, २०७७

Kathmandu - Minister for Communications and Information Technology Parbat Gurung has pledged to move ahead through coordination and cooperation for the development and expansion of the media sector to curb irregularities and anomalies in the society. A...

Gold price decreases Rs 700 per tola access_timeमंसिर १५, २०७७

Kathmandu - Gold today has seen a decrease of Rs 700 per tola (11.66 grammes) in its price as compared to Sunday. Chhapawal (24 carat) gold has been traded at Rs 90,000 per tola today as compared to Rs 90,700 on Sunday. Likewise, Tejabi (22 carat) g...

Minister Bhattarai predicts rise in foreign tourists in Nepal in 2022 access_timeमंसिर १५, २०७७

Kathmandu - Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Kumar Bhattarai predicts that the number of foreign tourists arriving Nepal would grow significantly in 2022. Laying a foundation stone for the 'Forest Front' hotel to be built...

Pashupatinath temple to open from Dec 16 access_timeमंसिर १५, २०७७

Kathmandu - The Pashupatinath temple that remains closed since the last week of March is to open from coming December 16. The temple will open for pilgrims by following the health protocol including social distancing, the Pashupati Area Development Tru...