Tornado victims get house certificates05 Sep, 2019
Addressing the programme, DPM Pokharel said that the house construction task provided to the NA by the government was possible due to better coordination and communication among the three-tier governments. “We have become able to build houses for the victims within the given timeframe and this has been possible due to cooperation from all the bodies,” Defence Minister Pokharel said.
Three killed in road accident05 Sep, 2019
Waling, Sept 5 : Three people have died in a road accident that took place in Galyang of Syangja. The accident involving a jeep (Lu.1 Ja. 3841) took place on Wednesday.
Mass Communications Media Act prioritizes self-regulation in media: Minister Baskota04 Sep, 2019
FNJ Acting President Dilip Thapa Magar handed over the memorandum to the Communications Minister Baskota. Among other things, the memorandum calls for full press freedom. FNJ General Secretary Ramesh Bista suggested that it would be easy for the government is prior discussions are held with the stakeholders concerned regarding the Mass Communications Act that is in the offing.
NA builds houses for Bara, Parsa storm-affected04 Sep, 2019
The storm which is recognised as being a 'tornado' had killed 27 people in the two districts of State 2, causing the physical loss amounting to Rs billions. Earlier the government had decided to give the responsibility of reconstruction to the NA which completed the task in three phases. Under this project, part of People's Housing Reconstruction Programme, the NA had built 869 houses here for those affected by the storm.
Nepal for peace, security: Minister Gyawali04 Sep, 2019
On Tuesday afternoon, Minister paid a call on the President of the Republic of the Maldives, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih. During the call on, they discussed various matters of mutual interest, including taking bilateral relations to a new height, promotion of tourism of both countries, employment for Nepali nationals in the Maldives, common efforts for addressing the adverse impacts of climate change, and cooperation in regional and global fora for common interest.
State 2 mulling strategy to minimize rape cases04 Sep, 2019
Those involved in rape is put behind bar from seven to 20 years. Similarly, once the husband conducts sexual relations with the spouse without her agreement, it is taken as the marital rape. He, if found guilty of marital rape, is put in prison for five years.
Strengthen local levels to consolidate democracy: Attorney General Kharel04 Sep, 2019
At an interaction on 'law making at local levels' organized by the District Coordination Committee here on Tuesday, Attorney General Kharel viewed that the people's representatives at local levels were undergoing test and transition at present. So, constitution must not be ignored while drafting laws, he suggested.
Youth dominant in business04 Sep, 2019
Anil Sharma, Director of the CBS, said that the results about the young entrepreneurs and managers are encouraging. “It shows that the young people are attracted to self-employment and they are ready to contribute to the society and economy. They are ready to take up business and industries,” he said.
Kathmandu Durbar Square not a tourist destination!04 Sep, 2019
The government of Nepal has specified 100 destinations for the promotion of tourism in the year of 2019-2021, which will be well equipped with the transportation, logistics and other basic fundamentals. During the budget speech of fiscal year 2075/76 B.S, the government has specified 100 touristic sites, of which seven sites were enlisted from the Kathmandu Valley alone. Pashupatinath, Swoyambhu, Bouddhanath, Narayanhiti, Chandragiri, Sundarijal and Budanilkantha were listed as existing touristic...
Probe committee arrives in Dailekh to study cow death04 Sep, 2019
Nepalgunj sub-metropolis has admitted that some cows and oxen were killed inside the transporting vehicle due to managerial flaws while they were being transported to Dailekh. The Sub-metropolis added that it was planned to drop the cows at Katkuwa for grazing and gradually be taken up the hills for the distribution in various parts of Dailekh district.
Drive to start paragliding in Udayapur04 Sep, 2019
Belaka municipality of Udayapur district has started the campaign of operating pragliding with an aim to promote tourism in the municipality. The objective is also to bring more than 50 thousand domestic and foreign visitors to Belaka area annually.
Nepal for peace, security: Minister Gyawali04 Sep, 2019
Minister for Foreign Affairs, Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, has said Nepal is in favour of peace, security and abidance of international laws in relation to the use of seas. Minister Gyawali said this while addressing the Fourth Indian Ocean Conference held in the Maldives on Tuesday under the theme of 'Securing the Indian Ocean Region: Traditional and Non-Traditional Challenges.'
Insincere contractor puts Dharahara construction in limbo04 Sep, 2019
The GIETC-RAMAN J/V, a China-Nepal joint venture company, should have built the 10th floor of the Dharahara by this August.
PM and ministers hold video conferencing for second time03 Sep, 2019
The Prime Minister Secretariat has stated that the plasmapheresis treatment of the Prime Minister is near to complete. The PM is undergoing the treatment at the National University Hospital in Singapore. He is returning home on September 6. He had left for Singapore on August 22.
Entrance exams under health faculty of TU, KU uncertain03 Sep, 2019
Tribhuvan University, Institute of Medicine had scheduled the entrance examinations to the MBBS level for September 7 and 9. About 19 thousand students were to sit for the examinations.
ECN calls political parties for registration for by-election02 Sep, 2019
ECN Spokesperson Shankar Prasad Kharel shared that Commission has set September 17 as the deadline for registration. Those political parties contesting in the elections for House of Representatives, Provincial Assembly and local level in 2017, however, should not register.
Devotees thronging Pashupatinath on teej festival02 Sep, 2019
Pashupatinath temple precinct is teeming with women clad in red, green and yellow outfits. Even the eastern door to the temple which was only used for bringing the holy water and not opened to the devotees since 11 years has been opened for the devotees today, PADT member secretary Dr Pradip Dhakal said.
Bhaktapur reports 13 dengue cases this year01 Sep, 2019
Twelve people including an employee at the Bhaktapur Hospital have been diagnosed with dengue infection. Of them, two are being treated at the same hospital while remaining referred to Teku Hospital, Bhaktapur Hospital's medical superintendent Dr Rabibhusan Suwal said. The hospital has no provision for the dengue test kits, that's why; it could not provide test services for the suspected people.
Women empowerment for social transformation: CM Raut01 Sep, 2019
Distributing cycles to the girl students of Lahan-based Laxman Lalita Kushbaha Secondary School under 'Save Daughters, Educate Daughters' campaign amidst a programme here today, Chief Minister Raut said daughter should be highly educated like sons as women empowerment is the major base of overall development.
Cooperation among three-tier govt in development activities: Minister Bishwokarma01 Sep, 2019
Minister Bishwokarma stressed the need of physical exercise and sports to reduce the number of patients suffering from different diseases including diabetes and high blood pressure. He urged all offices and employees to fulfill their duties and responsibilities.