President Bhandari administers oath of office and secrecy to newly appointed ministers21 Nov, 2019
President Bidya Devi Bhandari has administered oath of office and secrecy to newly appointed ministers today. At a special programme organised at Sheetal Niwas, President Bhandari administered oath of office and secrecy to Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Administration, Hridayesh Tripathi; Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Development, Ghanshyam Bhusal; Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supply, Lekhraj Bhatta; Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Welfare, Rameshwor...
Land revenue employee held for taking bribeBy RSS
An employee of the Land Revenue Office, Dhulikhel was arrested for taking bribe from a service recipient. A team of the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) arrested first class non-gazetted officer of Land Revenue Office Revenue Section, Roskaji Jaspau, for taking bribe of Rs 20,000 from a service seeker.
Even non-smokers at health risk due to air pollution21 Nov, 2019
Doctors have warned that chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has become a real threat to people who are exposed to indoor or outdoor air pollution, including dust and smoke.
PM realigns cabinet of ministers21 Nov, 2019
President Bidhya Devi Bhandari, under the recommendation of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has realigned the cabinet of ministers, by issuing a press release on Thursday. As per the press release, eight ministers from the cabinet have been reshuffled.
Overall status of children in Nepal has improved: NCRC20 Nov, 2019
The country has achieved progress in child health, child mortality rate, immunisation, child education, abolishing child marriage and introducing child friendly laws due to the government’s priority to the development of children, the NCRC said.
Brain Pooling Programme is encouraging: NAST20 Nov, 2019
The selection process of the total participants will begin within a month, said Sunil Babu Shrestha, vice-chancellor of the NAST.
Communication Festival concludes20 Nov, 2019
In the declaration, all the political parties, civil society, academia, journalists, non-government organisations and the people are called to maintain national consensus on the issues of sovereignty, nationality, unity and territorial integrity.
Number of missing children going upBy RSS
The cases of missing children has been going up lately compared to the previous years, a huge cause for concern for the missing persons' families as well as the State. Altogether 3,422 children -1051 boys and 2371 girls -have been reported missing in the last fiscal year 2018/19.
Nepal dedicated to end child labour, forced labour and trafficking: Minister BistaBy RSS
Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Security Gokarna Bista has said Nepal was fully committed to ending child labour, forced labour and human trafficking.
NCP's secretariat meeting gives executive power of the party to co-chair Dahal20 Nov, 2019
Nepal Communist Party (NCP)'s secretariat meeting held this afternoon has decided that Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’, will take over the executive responsibilities of the party.
4 Names recommended for position of director in Medical Education CommissionBy RSS
Names of four senior medical specialists have been recommended for the appointment on the post of Director at the Medical Education Commission.
Pokhara Skydiving-2019 beginsBy RSS
Skydiving Competition themed 'Pokhara Skydiving-2019' has begun in Pokhara from Tuesday.
NCP secretariat meet beginsBy RSS
Nepal Communist Party (NCP)'s secretariat meeting kicked off this afternoon at the Prime Minister's official residence, Baluwatar. Though the meeting was summoned for this afternoon, it was delayed citing lack of preparations.
Nepal's ownership to Kalapani, Lipulek unchangeable: NC leader KoiralaBy RSS
Nepali Congress (NC) general secretary Dr Shashanka Koirala has said Kalapani and Lipulek are parts of Nepal's territory and their ownership can't be given to others under any circumstances.
Construction of public toilet to gain paceBy RSS
The government has planned to speed up the construction of public toilets to move towards full sanitation. The plan has come at a time when Nepal was declared an open defecation free country.
Locals form human chain demanding road upgrading19 Nov, 2019
The locals, experts, journalists, civil society members, students and entrepreneurs participated in the human chain at Satdobato Chowk of Charikot on Tuesday.
APF to set up four border outposts19 Nov, 2019
The APF has prepared to set up new BOPS at Kimathanka of Sankhuwasabha, Lo Manthan of Mustang, Hilsa of Humla and Chhangru in Darchula districts.
NC publicises election manifestoBy RSS
The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has unveiled commitment-paper of the party for November 30 by-election.
Government’s activities to be disseminated in transparent way, says PM’s press advisorBy RSS
Information on the government and the Prime Minister's activities would be disseminated in a transparent manner, said Surya Thapa, Press Advisor to the Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.
1,200 climbers permitted to climb different mountains in autumnBy RSS
One thousand two hundred climbers of 164 groups have acquired permission to climb mountains in this autumn season. The climbers have obtained permission from the Department of Tourism to climb 53 mountains including Mt Everest, Makalu, Manaslu, Ama Dablam and Annapurna.