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Five former PMs share the same forum, praise virtues of late PM Thapa
Five former PMs share the same forum, praise virtues of late PM Thapa Several former PMs take the opportunity to criticise opponents
Nepal Police team arrests nine fake certificate holders
Nepal Police team arrests nine fake certificate holders They are apprehended based on a complaint by the US Embassy in Nepal
'Largest' idol of goddess in Asia installed in Arghakhachi
'Largest' idol of goddess in Asia installed in Arghakhachi Arguably the largest statue of Goddess in Asia has been installed at Argha Goddess Temple...
Man on hunger strike faces health issues
Man on hunger strike faces health issues The health condition of Bhardwaj is deteriorating and he promptly requires medical intervention.
Kanchanpur flood survivors at their wits’ end
Kanchanpur flood survivors at their wits’ end The flood displaced people say that they have not experienced such a huge flood in...
Journos condole demise of senior journalist Shrestha
Journos condole demise of senior journalist Shrestha Shrestha had been suffering from heart ailments
Gajuri bazaar remains tense after bus knocks down school boy
Gajuri bazaar remains tense after bus knocks down school boy Enraged locals block a section of the Prithvi Highway and torched the bus following the...
Kapan fire: Police identify victims
Kapan fire: Police identify victims The fire started inside an adventure company office owned by famous mountaineer Nirmal Purja
EU parliamentarians to discuss federal democracy, climate issues and social inclusion
EU parliamentarians to discuss federal democracy, climate issues and social inclusion During their two-day stay, the European parliamentarians will discuss federal democracy, climate issues and social...
EC appoints Chief Returning Officers, Returning Officers for Nov 20 polls
EC appoints Chief Returning Officers, Returning Officers for Nov 20 polls District Judges of 77 districts will assume responsibility as Chief Returning Officers in the same...
President's move on Citizenship Bill riles ruling parties
President's move on Citizenship Bill riles ruling parties Student groups take to the streets in protest of the Head of State's refusal to...
Japan extends grant, loan assistance for irrigation and power sectors
Japan extends grant, loan assistance for irrigation and power sectors The year 2022 marks the 120th anniversary since the first eight Nepali students were sent...
80 per cent air tickets booked for Dashain
80 per cent air tickets booked for Dashain The charge for domestic flights has also increased
Valley traffic police to launch 'special' checks targeting festivals
Valley traffic police to launch 'special' checks targeting festivals Security measures have been planned at Thankot, Nagdhunga, Jagati, Pharping, Balaju entry points
Open govt data to better serve citizens
Open govt data to better serve citizens Bringing data to public helps maintain good governance that can pave the way for nation's...
Carpet factory inside Kavre prison
Carpet factory inside Kavre prison The new initiative has started keeping 50 inmates busy
New Darchula bridge to connect Nepal with India
New Darchula bridge to connect Nepal with India The 110-meter bridge will be built with assistance from the government of India
CIAA files cases against Tourism Ministry and BB Airways officials 
CIAA files cases against Tourism Ministry and BB Airways officials  The latest cases have shed light on corruption in Nepal's tourism and civil aviation sector
Dashain rush: 15,000 passengers make advance booking of bus tickets (Photo Gallery)
Dashain rush: 15,000 passengers make advance booking of bus tickets (Photo Gallery) During Nepal's biggest annual travel rush before Dashain, more than two million people leave Kathmandu...
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