Police sets MM Cup final date with Army

KATHMANDU, Jan. 17 -- Left-arm spinner Sagar Dhakal registered a timely five-wicket-haul to propel the departmental team Nepal Police Club to the final of the ongoing Manmohan Memorial (MM) Cup Nation... Read More

NEA starts enhancing its distribution system

KATHMANDU, Jan. 17 -- Invites tender to install underground power cables after successful piloting In a bid to upgrade its distribution system in the Kathmandu Valley, the Nepal Electricity Authority... Read More

Govt gives 'clean-chit' to NRB Deputy Governor Shiba Raj Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Jan. 17 -- No evidence found against him, says Minister Gokul Baskota The government has backed off from its move to remove Nepal Rastra Bank's Deputy Governor Shiba Raj Shrestha from his ... Read More

Nepse crosses 1,300 points

KATHMANDU, Jan. 17 -- Trading began on a positive note on Thursday as the benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index shot up by more than 18 points. However, the market pulled back marginally within... Read More

Civil society leaders urge proactive effort over speaker impasse

KATHMANDU, Jan. 17 -- Caution against preparations to amend constitution to allow even un-elected lawmaker to become PM Expressing concern over prolonged delay in convening the House of Representativ... Read More

Police take dead body under control from crematorium

BIRATNAGAR, Jan. 17 -- Police took the dead body of 28-year-old Prem Devi Shah under control from a crematorium along a local river in Biratnagar on Thursday. As the parents of the deceased complaine... Read More

Planting bombs and flags mere publicity stunts: Banskota

KATHMANDU, Jan. 17 -- A day after the outlawed CPN(Maoist) led by Netra Bikram Chand claimed that it had seized land belonging to Lalita Niwas at Baluwatar, the government on Thursday said activities ... Read More

EC completes preparations for upper house election

KATHMANDU, Jan. 17 -- The Election Commission (EC) on Thursday said all preparations for upper house members election scheduled for January 23 have been completed. The election body said it has alrea... Read More

Amnesty Int'l urges parliament to amend disputed bills

KATHMANDU, Jan. 17 -- The Amnesty International (AI) has asked Nepal's parliament to amend the Information Technology (IT) bill in conformity with the international standards and ensure that the law i... Read More

Police looking for B&C college owner Durga Prasain

KATHMANDU, Jan. 17 -- Police have intensified their search for Durga Prasain, the proprietor of Biratnagar-based B&C College after Metropolitan Police Circle Bhaktapuar issued arrest warrant against h... Read More