Govt to offer free insurance facility to the poor23 Feb, 2020
“Under the health insurance campaign of the country, one can claim Rs. 100,000 at present with a premium of Rs 3,500,” he said.
Steps launched to preserve Danapur Lake23 Feb, 2020
As per the master plan, a canteen and tea shop will be set up at the entrance gate of the lake and a view tower developed in the middle of the lake. Minister Giri said that nobody would be allowed to construct physical infrastructure at the Danapur Lake against the master plan.
Domestic air flights affected due to adverse weather21 Feb, 2020
Most of the flights towards domestic sector operated from Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) have been affected whereas the international flights were operating regularly, the TIA Office stated.
Kaligandaki 'A' hydropower station shut down for three daysBy RSS
Repair started on Thursday at 11 pm after halting electricity production, after the main inlet valve started leaking water, said NEA's executive director Kulman Ghising.
More than 60% grain transported to Humla20 Feb, 2020
Bista informed that a total of 5,908 quintals of grains had been transported to Simkot from Nepalgunj and Surkhet using the services of Sita, Summit and Tara airlines. “We had to stop our work due to heavy snowfall a while back but we have since resumed it and are working at a tremendous pace,” he said.
First Karnali organic agriculture conference beginsBy RSS
The two-day conference organised by the Karnali state government and the ministry of land management, agriculture and cooperatives is scheduled to go through in-depth discussions about the adoption of biological agricultural technology, its opportunities and challenges, related policies and future course of action.
Gold price record high at Rs. 76,70018 Feb, 2020
The price of a tola of gold reached Rs. 76,700, the highest price of the yellow metal ever recorded in Nepal
Poultry farmers demonstrate demanding withdrawal of price hike of chicks, feeds18 Feb, 2020
A group of poultry farmers demonstrated on the premises of the Department of Commerce, Supplies and Consumer Protection drawing the attention of the government to reduce artificially hiked price of chicks and feeds.
NA Wide body to resume regular flights from today18 Feb, 2020
The wide body aircraft of the national flag carrier, Nepal airlines, A-330, which flew to Wuhan on Saturday to evacuate Nepali students, is all set to resume its regular flights.
State's Minister Phuyal puts Hetauda-Kathmandu tunnel way in his first priorityBy RSS
"I would work untiringly round the clock for the development of all 13 districts and 119 local levels of the Bagmati province," he shared. He also shared his commitment to transparency and answerability while discharging duties.
Fire in a biscuit factory: loss of over Rs. 9 million17 Feb, 2020
Factory of Nebiko biscuit located at Parsauni of Omsatiya Gaunpalika Ward No. 4 had caught fire.
Chief Minister Pokhrel lays emphasis on physical infrastructure for tourism promotion17 Feb, 2020
He stressed that the local government should be committed to protect the infrastructures constructed by state government, adding that the local government should be involved in a planned manner in tourism promotion.
Asian markets mixed: Japan skids; China helped by rate cut17 Feb, 2020
Britain’s FTSE 100 gained 0.2% to 7,425.36 in early trading. In Paris, the CAC 40 was flat, at 7,409.13, while Germany’s DAX added 0.2% to 13,766.96. The future for the S&P 500 was up 0.2% at 3,388.10, while the future for the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.1% higher to 29,435.00.
NEA to save Rs. 10b yearly through leakage controlBy RSS
To encourage the people to receive electricity metres, NEA has been distributing metres to the extremely poor people free of cost even without the recommendation of the local governments and providing metres to the landless people easily.
Millet thresher benefits farmers16 Feb, 2020
Tamang brothers are currently providing threshing services to local farmers at Rs. 100 per load of millet ears.
Inflation up by 6.82 per cent16 Feb, 2020
The year-on-year (y-o-y) consumer price inflation stood at 6.82 per cent in mid-January 2020 compared to 4.58 per cent a year ago.
Industrial census to take place in NepalgunjBy RSS
An industrial census and survey will be carried out in Nepalgunj from the fourth week of February.
Billions of rupees spent in import of cereals16 Feb, 2020
16 Nepal has been spending billions of rupees in the import of cereals for consumption. According to the trade statistics of the Department of Customs, the county imported cereals worth Rs. 26.62 billion during the first six months of the current fiscal year.
Nepal’s first umbrella street opens in Chitwan14 Feb, 2020
Patihani is one of the 100 tourist destinations declared by the government. Mostly, Tharu and Bote tribes live in Patihani from where the wild animals of Chitwan National Park can be observed clearly.