Poverty rate to drop by three per cent in five years: Minister BaskotaBy RSS
Minister for Communications and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Banskota today claimed that the poverty rate of the country would be dropped to 15 percent from existing 18 in the next five years.
House session from today20 Dec, 2019
The winter session of the federal parliament is beginning from Friday. According to federal parliament sources, the deputy speaker at the Parliament Dr Shiva Maya
Bir draws melee of patients for low fees, multiple specialisation20 Dec, 2019
Bir Hospital, Nepal’s oldest and arguably the best medical care providing public hospital, has been providing vital public service for the underprivileged and poor. The hospital is one of the busiest visited by a large number of patients every day.
Patan High Court upholds KDC’s decision, sends Mahara to custody19 Dec, 2019
Patan High Court has upheld Kathmandu District Court’s (KDC) decision to send former House of Representatives speaker and ruling Nepal Communist Party leader, Krishna Bahadur Mahara to judicial custody.
MoLESS clarifies facilities not reduced when participating in the social securityBy RSS
The government has made it clear that the facilities currently enjoyed by the labourers would not be reduced after their participation in the contribution-based social security plan.
Trump impeached on charges of abuse of power, obstruction19 Dec, 2019
President Donald Trump was impeached by the U.S. House of Representatives, becoming only the third American chief executive to be formally charged under the Constitution’s ultimate remedy for high crimes and misdemeanors.
NTC launches optical fibre phone, internet service in Baglung, Parbat, Myagdi and MustangBy RSS
Nepal Telecom, the state-owned telecommunication service provider, has launched phone and internet service through optical fiber cables in Baglung, Parbat, Myagdi and Mustang districts. Senior engineer for the Nepal Telecom office, Baglung, Keshab Sharma announced the service operation by inaugurating it amid a function on Wednesday.
Framework will narrow digital divide: Baskota19 Dec, 2019
Minister for Communication and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Baskota Wednesday said that the government was focusing on digitization of the economy in order to achieve the national goal of ‘Prosperous Nepal, Happy Nepali’.
Kathmandu Valley records lowest temperature19 Dec, 2019
The Kathmandu Valley recorded the coldest day of the year on Wednesday while life in the Terai districts across the nation was affected by cold wave, forcing people to make fire to keep them warm.
Border Issue to be settled through diplomatic channel: PM OliBy RSS
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said the government was committed to resolving Nepal-India border dispute through diplomatic dealings. In a written response submitted to the Supreme Court (SC) over the issue of border dispute on Wednesday, the PM said necessary steps were going on for the protection of Nepal's territory.
Prez appoints four non residential ambassadorsBy RSS
President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Wednesday appointed residential ambassadors of three countries and a resident representative of the United Nations as non-residential ambassadors to various countries.
RJP in alliance with NCP for National Assembly Election18 Dec, 2019
Nepal Communist Party (NCP) and Rastriya Janata Party (RJP) have decided to form an alliance in the upcoming national assembly election.
NC CWC meeting scheduled for December 20By RSS
The meeting of the Nepali Congress central working committee scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed until December 20.
NC parliamentary party expresses sorrow over Dhungel's demiseBy RSS
The Nepali Congress Parliamentary Party has expressed deep sorrow over the demise of former lawmaker and party leader Rameshwar Dhungel. He was a member of the then Constituent Assembly.
Migration Profile launchedBy RSS
'Migration Profile', a book analyzing the trend and impact and the governance structure of migration in Nepal, has been launched today on the occasion of the International Migrants Day.
Cold affects normal life in MahottariBy RSS
Increasing cold has affected normal life in the central-eastern Tarai including in Mahottari district. Cold wind that started sweeping the region since Tuesday afternoon has added to the cold conditions.
America grants two M28 Skytruck to NA18 Dec, 2019
United States of America (USA) today granted two M28 Skytrucks to Nepal Army (NA). The aircraft are the biggest share of the grant worth 15million USD that the USA is providing to Nepal. Along with the Skytruck, USA will also be providing spare parts, pilots, appropriate trainings, maintenance plan and other equipments to the NA.
Price of land near fast-track shoots up18 Dec, 2019
Land price in and around the Kathmandu-Terai/Madhes Fast Track Project has skyrocketed in the southern lower belt of Makwanpur and Bara districts after the project works starting taking a shape.
NA hands 30km Kaligandaki corridor to Road DepartmentBy RSS
Nepal Army (NA) has handed over 30 km roadway along the Kaligandaki corridor to Road Department on Tuesday. The roadway of strategic importance stretches in Gulmi (20 km) and Baglung district (10 km)