Spin warning: Mujeeb bags five as Afghanistan crush ScotlandBy The Rising Nepal
Spinner Mujeeb Ur Rahman took five wickets as Afghanistan on Monday fired a warning to their rivals in the Twenty20 World Cup with a 130-run rout of Scotland. Chasing a daunting 191 for victory, Scotland were skittled out for 60 in 10.2 overs with five batters dismissed for ducks in Sharjah.
IOM not charging more from students: DeanBy The Rising Nepal
The Institute of Medicine (IOM) has clarified that the recent notice regarding the examination fees for undergraduate courses was not an unreasonable charge to the students. Issuing a notice on Sunday, the IOM informed the medical colleges affiliated to the Tribhuvan University that the fee for regular exams of undergraduate medical courses is Rs. 9,000 per student while the fee for supplement exams is Rs. 3,000.
Inflation down to 3.49%, foreign exchange reserve shrinks by 6.6%By The Rising Nepal
The consumer price inflation has declined in the second month of the current fiscal year 2021/22. According to the latest current macroeconomic and financial report published by Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB), the year-on-year (y-o-y) consumer price inflation stood at 3.49 per cent in the first two months of the current fiscal year compared to 4.52 per cent a year ago.
Brazil senators recommend Bolsonaro face charges over COVIDBy The Rising Nepal
A Brazilian Senate committee recommended on Tuesday that President Jair Bolsonaro face a series of criminal indictments for actions and omissions related to the world’s second highest COVID-19 death toll.
Gundu farmers busy picking flowers and threading garlands for TiharBy The Rising Nepal
As Tihar, the second biggest festival of Nepali people, is around the corner, the farmers of Gundu in Suryabinayak Municipality-7 in Bhaktapur are now busy picking and threading garlands of Makhamali flower for Bhai Tika, the main day of the festival.
Pokhara to move landfill to clear path for PRIABy The Rising Nepal
Pokhara Metropolitan City has decided to move its landfill site from Chhinedanda, Ward No. 14. The 52nd executive meeting of the city decided to move the landfill site to allow the under-construction Pokhara Regional International Airport (PRIA) to come into operation after completion of its construction. The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal has repeatedly asked the metropolis to move the dumping ground to clear the pathway for planes coming into and going out of the international airport. The...
Govt serious to end caste-based discrimination: Home MinisterBy The Rising Nepal
Minister for Home Affairs Bal Krishna Khand Tuesday said that the government was committed to implement constitutional provision made on ending caste-based discrimination into practice. Accepting a 15-point declaration paper issued after a two-day national convention held on ‘Ensuring Dalit Rights and the Role of Local Representatives’, Minister Khand said the government was ready to abide by the mandatory constitutional provisions made on ensuring rights to Dalit community into practice.
Mahindra launches electric three-wheelerBy The Rising Nepal
Mahindra Electric Mobility Limited, part of the Mahindra Group, has launched a Lithium-ion-powered electric three-wheeler auto called Treo in Nepal Tuesday. The Mahindra Treo Auto ‘Soft Top’ variant has been introduced at Rs. 840,000, the company said. The Mahindra Treo comes to Nepal through the Completely Build Unit (CBU) form. The vehicle is being manufactured at Mahindra’s Bengaluru facility in India. Agni Energy, Mahindra’s authorised EV distributor will sell the Treo in Nepal.
CM Shakya to seek vote of confidence todayBy The Rising Nepal
The Bagmati Province Government led by Chief Minister Astalaxmi Shakya, which has fallen into minority, will be undergoing floor test in the Provincial Assembly on Wednesday. CM Shakya had fallen into minority within a week of her appointment as the Chief Minister. She is obtaining the vote of confidence two months after falling into minority. She had tabled the proposal of vote of confidence in the Provincial Assembly Secretariat on October 10.
Advertising StandardsBy The Rising Nepal
As advertising occupies a considerable aspect of the mass media, its impact on the public sphere is significant. Therefore, it should be governed as an important part of the media through government policies and regulations so that it can take its intended messages to the audience in a healthy manner. As advertisements get published along with news, opinions and editorials in different sectors of the media including the print, broadcasts and online mediums, advertisers not only have to be effective...