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Reconstruction of all quake-damaged schools within two years: Minister Pokharel access_timeMay 21

Kathmandu – Minister for Education Girirajmani Pokharel has said that reconstruction of all schools damaged by Gorkha earthquake would be completed within next two years.  At a programme organised by Durbar High School regarding reconst...

Province 7 CM pledges security of investment access_timeMay 21

Kailali –Province 7 Chief Minister Trilochan Bhatta has said the province government has been moving ahead with policy-level commitment to ensure investment securities.  Inaugurating the 59th branch of the Gandaki Development Bank in Dh...

Rule of criminals, corrupt people will end: Home Minister Thapa access_timeMay 21

Bhaktapur –Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa today said that people's rule would be established by ending the rule of hooligans, criminals and corrupt people. Referring to a clampdown on a syndicate in transportation by the government, he said ...

CM Raut says road and energy, priorities of Province 2 access_timeMay 20

Bardibas –The Province 2 government has said that road connectivity and energy development were its top priorities for development.  Province Chief Minister Lalbabu Raut in his address to an inaugural session of two-day policy-level dis...

de union activities during office hours, Minister Pandit says access_timeMay 20

Pokhara – Minister for Federal Affairs and General Administration Lalbabu Pandit has said that the government employees should not remain engaged in the trade union activities during office hours.  Directing the chiefs of government off...

RPP Chair Thapa urges youths to focus on building prosperous country access_timeMay 18

Kathmandu – Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Chairman Kamal Thapa said the youth organization must forward the party's agendas including the subject of Hinduism as state religion.  At an interaction on 'Present Issue, Party's ...

Not the character of good opposition to resort to strikes and agitation: Sharma access_timeMay 18

Nepalgunj –Nepali Congress Spokesperson Bishwo Prakash Sharma said Congress does not have a widespread belief that opposition parties have to resort to agitation and strikes.  At a press meet held this morning by Nepal Press Union, Banke ...

Citizens' access to banking services stressed access_timeMay 18

Inaruwa – Nepal Rastra Bank's Governor Chinta Mani Siwakoti on Thursday stressed that every citizen must have access to bank.  At the 5th anniversary of Forward Communist Micro Finance Ltd in Duhabi municipality of Sunsari, the govern...

Forum will join govt soon: Leader Shrestha access_timeMay 15

Parsa –CPN (Maoist Centre) leader Narayankaji Shrestha has said that Federal Socialist Forum Nepal has agreed to join the incumbent government.  At a press conference jointly organsied by Press Chautari Nepal and Press Centre Nepal at B...

Constitution itself has directed foreign policy of Nepal: Minister Gyawali access_timeMay 14

Kathmandu – Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has said that the constitution itself has directed the foreign policy of Nepal.  He said, "Foreign Policy of Nepal will be taken ahead keeping the national interest and...

Home Minister insists on syndicate elimination access_timeMay 14

Pokhara – Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa has insisted on the need for eliminating a system of syndicate for good governance and peace and security in the country and people's conveniences.  Speaking at a press meet organised by the...

New leadership must in NC: Leader Koirala access_timeMay 14

Biratnagar –Nepali Congress leader Dr Shekhar Koirala has said that a new leadership in the party was must to make the party strong.  At a press conference organised by Morang chapter of Nepal Press Union at Biratnagar today, Koirala sa...

Indian PM's visit should be made successful: CM Pokharel access_timeMay 11

Dang –Chief Minister of Province-5 Shankar Pokharel has opined for making the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's state visit to Nepal successful.  Speaking in a press meet organized by the Press Chautari Nepal and Press Centre here...

Budget prioritises economic development: Naya Shakti coordinator Bhattarai access_timeMay 10

Kathmandu – Naya Shakti Party coordinator Dr Baburam Bhattarai today said the upcoming budget should prioritise country's economic development.  Commenting on proposal on principle and priority of the Appropriation Bill for the fisc...

Province 7 CM pledges to make initiation to open Tinkar point access_timeMay 9

Darchula – Chief Minister of Province 7, Trilochan Bhatta, has pledged to make initiation to open the Tinkar checkpoint based in Byas Rural Municipality in Darchula along the Nepal-China border.  Speaking at a joint press meet organised...

We have focused our energy on economic development, Dahal tells visiting Chinese team access_timeMay 9

KathmanduSCPN (Maoist Center)'s chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said the party has focused its energy and strength entirely on attaining economic development in the country.  Leader Dahal, during his meeting with the Chin...

BP's path brings changes in Nepal to present situation: leader Poudel access_timeMay 8

Pokhara – Nepali Congress senior leader Ramchandra Poudel has said changes in Nepal happened and come to the present situation on the basis of principles and ideologies of BP Koirala.  Speaking at an interaction programme on " BP&#...

Province 4 CM says ending of political instability opens door for development access_timeMay 8

Besisahar – Province 4 chief minister Prithvi Subba Gurung has said political instability in the past had blocked the way for development. Now, such situation has been cleared off, opening a door to development. In his address to a programme...

Special enrollment campaign to ensure education for all: PM Oli access_timeMay 7

Kathmandu – Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli inaugurated the 'Delivering the Learning Generation in South Asia: Regional Conference on the Delivery Approach' organised by UNICEF here today.  Delegates from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, B...

Name and capital of Province 1 would be finalised soon: Chief Minister Rai access_timeMay 7

Paanchthar – Chief Minister Sherdhan Rai has said the name and the permanent capital of Province 1 would be finalised soon.  Chief Minister Rai said this in a press conference held at Phidim of Paanchthar on Monday. He said the name and...