14 games and counting without an EPL win for NewcastleBy The Rising Nepal
Newcastle's agonizing wait for a first win in the Premier League this season is heading into December. It's 14 games and counting without a victory for the northeast club, which recently came under Saudi ownership, after a 1-1 draw at home to Norwich that pitted the bottom two teams in the league against each other on Tuesday.
Film unit of Lakhey searching for new castBy The Rising Nepal
Director Samrat Basnet, who has made Password, is planning to make a new film titled ‘Lakhey’ with multi-star casting. Actors like Saugat Malla, Anup Vikram Shahi, Aryan Adhikari, Arpan Thapa, Sushil Sitaula, Vijay Baral and Sunil Thapa have been selected for the film while the team is searching for some more artistes. “We still need some more characters for the film. We are searching for around a dozen individuals through audition,” said Basnet. According to Basnet, the audition opportunity...
Women decorate walls with Mithila paintings for ‘Bibaha Panchami’By The Rising Nepal
Women can be seen painting the walls of Janakpurdham in pleasure despite the scorching heat. Their aim is to reflect the culture and traditions of Mithilanchal. According to the authorities, the walls are being painted with Mithila paintings to beautify the city of Janakpurdham as the festival of ‘Bibaha Panchami’ is approaching nearer. “Mithila paintings have been a source to reflect our culture to the world. The paintings depict the stories of the previous eras under the Hindu mythology,”...
Nepal, Korea sign deal for capacity building to fight cyber crimeBy The Rising Nepal
The Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) Wednesday signed the Record of Discussion (RoD) for the project “Establishment of Cyber Bureau with Capacity Building of Nepal Police” amidst a ceremony held at the ministry. The RoD was signed by Home Secretary Tek Narayan Pandey and Sunghoon Ko, Country Director of KOICA Nepal, according to a press statement issued by the KOICA. The Korean government through the agency will spend USD 8 million for...
Nepal, India express commitment to combat human traffickingBy The Rising Nepal
Various governmental and non-governmental organisations of Nepal and India have made a collective commitment to prevent and control human trafficking, which has developed as a blot on human civilization. The commitment was made at a coordination meeting held in Nepalgunj between the government bodies and concerned organisations of both the countries to combat human trafficking. The meeting was held under the 16-day activism against gender-based violence.
Tourism booming in Kailali and KanchanpurBy The Rising Nepal
The tourism sector, which has been deserted due to the increasing number of COVID-19 infections for almost two years, has been booming in Kailali and Kanchanpur. With the decline of COVID-19 infections, the number of tourists visiting tourist destinations has increased. Meanwhile, domestic tourists have started arriving in the main tourist areas of the Kailali and Kanchanpur districts. With the onset of winter, domestic tourists have started flocking to Karnali Bridge in Chisapani, Tikapur Park...
Govt will guarantee investment security: PMBy The Rising Nepal
Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has urged investors from home and abroad to invest in Nepal with confidence. Addressing the Silver Jubilee of the Society of Economic Journalists Nepal (SEJON) and SEJON Award distribution ceremony on Wednesday, Prime Minister Deuba said that the government would spare no effort to improve the investment climate in the country and reduce the cost of doing business.
NC’s provincial convention opening todayBy The Rising Nepal
Provincial convention of Nepali Congress, a part of the party’s 14th general convention, is opening from Thursday. Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba is scheduled to inaugurate the convention. NC spokesperson Bishwa Prakash Sharma informed that Prime Minister and party president Sher Bahadur Deuba will virtually inaugurate the general convention of the party’s seven provincial committees simultaneously at 2 pm on Thursday.
Govt set to implement MDMS soonBy The Rising Nepal
Finance Minister Janardan Sharma announced Wednesday that the government would implement Mobile Device Management System (MDMS) soon. Inaugurating the second national assembly of the Nepal Mobile Distributors Association (NMDA) in the Capital, he said that the technology would be implemented to check the illegal imports of mobile phones. "I came to know about the MDMS that was being implemented to stop the illegal imports of mobile phones. I have directed the concerned authorities to execute it...
ILO initiates programme for youth entrepreneursBy The Rising Nepal
International Labour Organisation (ILO) Country Office for Nepal has initiated a programme boost young people’s transition into the entrepreneurship and create shift in the entrepreneurial ecosystem through strategic intervention.