President pays homage to Palanchowk Bhagawati (Photo Feature)By RSS
President Bidya Devi Bhandari today visited Kavrepalanchowk to pay homage to the Goddess Palanchowk Bhagawati on the occasion of the Mahaashtami of the Bada Dashain festival.
Foreign Affairs Minister returns home attending NAM high-level meetingBy RSS
Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Narayan Khadka returned home today after participating in the High-level Commemorative Meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) in Belgrade of Serbia.
PM stunned by road accidents, victims' families to get reliefBy RSS
Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said he is stunned by the road accidents occurred in Mugu, Kaski and Achham.
Let’s act for common good of mankind: Minister KhadkaBy The Rising Nepal
Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr. Narayan Khadka underscored the need to galvanise South-South cooperation to liberate and uplift countries and peoples from the clutches of poverty, inequality and deprivation.
President Bhandari graces Phulpati feu de joieBy RSS
President Bidya Devi Bhandari graced the Phulpati Badhai, feu de joie, organized by Nepal Army at army pavilion, Tundikhel on Tuesday.
COVID-19 update: 792 new cases, 910 recoveries in last 24 hoursBy TRN Online
Some 792 people have been found infected with novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 in the last 24 hours in the country- 691 through the PCR test and 101 through the antigen test.
24 Killed, 18 injured in Mugu Bus accidentBy TRN Online
24 people have been killed in a bus accident in the Mugu district today. Chief District Officer Rom Bahadur Mahat informed that 24 people have died so far in the accident. He said the death toll could rise further.
900,000 people leave Kathmandu Valley for festivalsBy RSS
Some 900 thousand people have left the Kathmandu Valley this month. The large exodus of people is for the Dashain, Tihar and Chhath festivals.
Landslide blocks Karnali River in Bajura, Water level decreases by 50%By TRN Online
Inspector at the District Police Office, Kalikot, Mahesh Shahi said that the water level of the Karnali River was decreased by 50 per cent. According to the police, the Karnali River was blocked due to the landslide of Juddi in Bajura.
No kites, no swings. Where is the Dashain of yore?By The Rising Nepal
“Is it even Dashain?” 73-year-old Sanobhai Ojha questioned as he looked at the sky on the day of Ghatasthapana. “Wide open sky as far as the eye can see. Where are the kites?” asked the Bhailagaal, a Bhaktapur resident.
President to observe Nepal Army parade at TundikhelBy RSS
Nepali Army is organising a parade at Tundikhel on the occasion of Fulpati on Tuesday. President Bidya Devi Bhandari is scheduled to attend the parade. The President is the supreme commander-in-chief of the Nepal Army.
COVID-19 update: 785 new cases, 888 recoveries, 12 deaths in last 24 hoursBy TRN Online
888 people recovered from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP). 12 people succumbed to the deadly infection in the period, which takes the COVID toll to 11,243.
PM Deuba expresses happiness over construction of PRIABy RSS
PM Deuba said this in his brief remarks after inspecting the under-construction airport, a national pride project. He said he was happy that the airport construction has been continued even during the corona pandemic. The Prime Minister stated that the government would facilitate in going ahead with the works of cutting the Riththepani hillock located to the southern side of the airport which stands as a problem in the operation of the airport.
Nine-day Navadurga dance of Bhaktapur beginsBy Ritu Raj Subedi
The nine-day special Navadurga dance of Bhaktapur will begin on Monday by performing specific rituals of various localities of Bhaktapur district and nearby areas. The Banmala community has the sole authority to perform the traditional Navadurga dance. All the performers, called Gana, consisting of twelve dancers, three musicians and others need to keep up the tradition of the community.
Alternative to democracy is democracy itself: PM DeubaBy RSS
Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said the alternative to democracy is democracy itself.
Newly appointed ministers take oath in Lumbini ProvinceBy TRN Online
The newly appointed ministers of the Lumbini Province government have taken oath of office and secrecy. On Sunday, Province Chief Amik Sherchan administered the oath of office and secrecy to the newly appointed ministers and state ministers of the province.
PM Deuba unveils ‘Literate Gandaki Province Monument’By RSS
Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba today unveiled the ‘Literate Gandaki Province Monument’ amidst a programme here today. The monument is built by the Gandaki Province ministry for education, culture, science, technology and social development in the premises of the New Bazaar-based Regional Museum at Pokhara metropolis.
Newly appointed Minister Hamal's resignation acceptedBy TRN Online
Newly appointed Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies Gajendra Bahadur Hamal has resigned from his post. Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba had requested Hamal to resign after questions were raised about his appointment. Accepting the request of the Prime Minister, Hamal resigned from the post on Sunday morning.
Police face challenges to stop circulation of illegal moneyBy The Rising Nepal
On September 24, a team from the Nagdhunga Metropolitan Police Circle stopped and checked a micro bus (Ga 1 Kha 6645). Sagar Mali, 26, and Krishna Adhade, 19, who were in seat numbers 8 and 9 of the hiace en route to Kathmandu from Chitwan, came under the police scrutiny. The police then started checking the black bag they carried with them all the way from their home in Maharashtra, India.
899 COVID-19 recoveries, 636 new cases in 24 hoursBy TRN Online
In 6,168 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the past 24 hours, a total of persons 636 were found infected with SARS-CoV-2, informed the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) through its regular update.