Poor households to get ID card within this fiscal yearBy The Rising Nepal
The Ministry of Finance (MoF) and the Ministry of Land Management, Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation (MoLMCPA) have decided to complete the work of identification and distribution of identity cards to the poor households by the end of current fiscal year. A meeting held at the Ministry of Finance on Wednesday has decided that the MoLMCPA would make necessary arrangements for the distribution of identity cards to the poor households within the current fiscal year 2020/21 and Ministry of Finance...
Social, financial crimes up during Dashain: PoliceBy The Rising Nepal
Despite increased security surveillance during Dashain festival, the nation registered a total of 11 murder cases including one in the Kathmandu Valley, according to Nepal Police on Thursday. A man working in a brick kiln in Bhaktapur was killed by his own friends on the ninth day of Bada Dashain on October 25. The row was over a girlfriend, said Superintendent of Police (SP) Ishwar Karki at Metropolitan Police Crime Division, Kathmandu. No other serious crime is reported in the Valley during this...
Construction of mini Great Wall in Bandipur at final stageBy The Rising Nepal
Mukundeshwori mini great wall, a trekking trail along with a wall resembling the Great Wall of China, which is being constructed at Bandipur Gaunpalika in Tanahun has reached its final stage. This mini great wall is being constructed with the financial aid of the Gunpalika. The construction of a 1,100-metre mini great wall was initiated in a bid to further promote the tourism of Bandipur, which is popularly known as the queen of the hills. It is expected that following the completion of the structure,...
They received tika in Dashain and are now heading for India: story of Nepali migrant workersBy The Rising Nepal
Because of the long shut down, it has become difficult to live in the village due to financial problems. So I am compelled to go to India, said Bir Bahadur Thapa, resident of Simta, Surkhet.
Embassy of Pakistan holds virtual talk programme on KashmirBy The Rising Nepal
Embassy of Pakistan organised a virtual talk programme today to commemorate what Pakistan calls the Kashmir Black Day. Analysts, scholars and eminent journalists participated in an hour long programme.
China builds world's largest social security systemBy The Rising Nepal
The communique of the fifth plenary session of the 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) was released on Thursday.
10 gamblers arrested with more than Rs 2.9 million cashBy The Rising Nepal
The Banke District Police Office arrested 10 gamblers and confiscated more than Rs 2.9 million from Nepalgunj Sub-metropolitan City-4 on Wednesday night.
3 dead in knife attack in French church; terrorism suspectedBy The Rising Nepal
Thursday’s attacker was believed to be acting alone and police are not searching for other assailants, said two police officials, who were not authorized to be publicly named.
1,615 new cases of COVID-19 in Kathmandu ValleyBy The Rising Nepal
In 9,769 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done across the nation in the last 24 hours, as many as 1,615 persons, 704 females and 911 males, were found with the novel coronavirus infection in the Valley, informed the MoHP in its update.
COVID-19 update: 2,364 new cases, 3,038 recoveries, 17 deaths in last 24 hoursBy The Rising Nepal
"In 9,769 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the last 24 hours, as many as 2,364 were found to have been infected with SARS-CoV-2," informed the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) in its update.