CPN(UML) Nepal faction holds central members’ meetBy RSS
According to Jhapat Bahadur Rawal, who is attending the ongoing meeting, central committee members were currently voicing their opinions and concerns regarding the intraparty disputes in the CPN (UML) apart from the party unification bid.
Special session of Lumbini Provincial Assembly calledBy The Rising Nepal
The special session was called after a no-confidence motion was filed by the opposition alliance against Chief Minister Shankar Pokharel.
Govt. takes initiative to bring in fertilizer from five more countriesBy The Rising Nepal
The government has taken an initiative to bring fertilizer on the basis of a government-to-government (GtoG) agreement from five more countries following successful GtoG purchase from Bangladesh. Krishi Samagri Company Ltd has a stock of 9 thousand metric tons of Diammonium phosphate (DAP) and 18 thousand metric tons of urea fertilizer.
Jayaprithvi highway back into operationBy RSS
Traffic has resumed on the Jayaprithvi highway from today. It was obstructed for five days after a section collapsed at Jhaulek of Patan municipality-1 due to continuous rain. The road was closed since last Sunday.
Buddha Air to run Bharatpur-Bhairahawa flight from August 15By RSS
Buddha Air, a private airlines company, is scheduled to operate flight on Bharatpur-Bhairahawa route from August 15.
Taal folks waiting to be resettledBy RSS
An entire settlement has been inundated and turned into riverine wasteland due to the massive flooding occurred on June 15.
Three arrested with illegal armsBy RSS
Police here have arrested three persons on the charge of illegal possession of arms in Kathmandu.
NC top leaders agree to solve membership row in three daysBy The Rising Nepal
Top leaders of the Nepali Congress Wednesday agreed to end its active membership row within three days. A meeting of the leaders held at party president and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba's private residence in Budhanilkantha reached this agreement. Party president Deuba, senior leader Ram Chandra Paudel, leader Krishna Prasad Sitaula and party active membership probe committee coordinator Ramesh Lekhak and its members were present in the meeting. The meeting concluded to continue the discussion...
Senior citizens in Limi awaiting 2nd jabBy The Rising Nepal
Senior citizens in the remote region of Limi in Humla district have not received their second dose of coviehield. They had received the first dose in March. Phurbu Tamang, 64, of Halji village in Namkha Rural Municipality–6, complained that he had been waiting for four months to get the second dose of the jab. He said that the residents of the three villages of Limi were concerned about the incomplete vaccination, especially when the number of COVID-19 cases is rising again in the country. Local...
'Philosophy promotion fund' institutedBy RSS
Nepal Academy has instituted a 'Philosophy Promotion Fund'. The fund was set up to advance research and study of philosophy in a systematic manner.
Bring policy reforms to make public enterprises profit earning: FM SharmaBy The Rising Nepal
Finance Minister Janardan Sharma has directed the Financial Sector Management and Corporation Coordination Division to start preparations for the policy and legal reforms to transform the government-run corporations into profit making companies.
Work on Dharahara complex slowsBy The Rising Nepal
Work on the construction of the structures in the new Dharahara complex has not been able to pick up pace. The reconstruction of the main tower was expedited to enable former Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to inaugurate it on April 25, 2021. But since then, work has slowed down greatly, said Raju Man Manandhar, an expert with the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA).
Vaccines from Japan to arrive from Aug. 7By The Rising Nepal
The Japan-made AstraZeneca vaccine for Nepal is scheduled to be airlifted on August 5 and 6 from Japan to Nepal and expected to arrive in Kathmandu on August 7 and 8, respectively. With this, about half of 1.6 million vaccines Japan pledged to Nepal would be delivered, according to a press statement of Embassy of Japan in Kathmandu.
Probe Committee on Dhami's missing arrives Darchula, starts investigationBy The Rising Nepal
The probe committee over the incident of missing of Jay Singh Dhami in the Mahakali River after Indian border security SSB untied the ropeway he was using to cross the river has arrived in Darchula and started its task.
Leader Khanal undergoes kidney transplant successfullyBy The Rising Nepal
Krishna Bhattarai, Khanal's personal secretary, informed that the renal transplant was carried out at New Delhi-based Apollo Hospital.
Flooded Bahuli River sweeps away parts of road in BajhangBy The Rising Nepal
The road that links Surma with Chainpur has been washed entirely away without keeping any trace of the road, said Chakra Bohara, a local of ward 4 of the rural municipality, adding, the river flows now in the place where there was the road.
Views of NPC will be incorporated in CMPBy RSS
The views of the NPC are going to be incorporated as the common programme would come as a policy and programme of the government. The meeting scheduled on Thursday would submit the report to the top leaders by giving the CMP a final shape.
Second dose of Vero Cell vaccine from Aug 6By RSS
The second dose of Vero Cell vaccine against COVID-19 is going to be administered from August 6.
Suryabinayak completes construction of a 50-bed hospitalBy RSS
Suryabinayak municipality has completed the construction of a 50-bed hospital for treating its denizens and others. The municipality built the health facility in preparation to fight against the imminent third wave of coronavirus.