NC to proceed with nomination of candidacies for FPTP system

KATHMANDU, Oct. 4 -- A meeting of the Nepali Congress (NC) central working execution committee on Monday decided to proceed with the nomination of candidates for the House of Representatives (HoR) and... Read More

Ward member's dead body found 38 days after her disappearance

UDAYAPUR, Oct. 4 -- Chhatra Kumari Thapa (Raut), a ward member of Triyuga Municipality-2, Khaijanpur, Udayapur, who had been missing since August 25, was found dead on Sunday. Her body was found after... Read More

President Bhandari performs nava kanya puja

KATHMANDU, Oct. 4 -- President Bidya Devi Bhandari today performed the nava kanya puja (worship of nine virgin girls) on Maha Navami, the ninth day of Bada Dashain. Nava kanyas are considered as the i... Read More

Ruling coalition meeting being held to finalize seat distribution

KATHMANDU, Oct. 4 -- A meeting of the leaders of the ruling coalition will be held at 3PM on Tuesday to finalize the distribution of constituencies for the upcoming elections. Earlier, the meeting he... Read More

Man dies after choking on piece of meat

BHARATPUR, Oct. 4 -- A man has died after a piece of meat got stuck in his throat. Dhan Bahadur Dani Chhetri, 50, of Gairibari in Kalika Municipality-8 in Chitwan district choked to death on a piece o... Read More

Nearly 15,000 goats sacrificed at Rajdevi temple in Janakpur

JANAKPURDHAM, Oct. 4 -- The sacrificial program at the Rajdevi temple in Janakpurdham is over. The sacrifice started from 8 PM on Monday and lasted until 3:53 AM on Tuesday. This year, 14,941 goats w... Read More

An opportunity has come to punish those who dissolved parliament: Minister Chaudhary

DEUKHURI, Oct. 4 -- CPN (Unified Socialist) Politburo member and Urban Development Minister Metmani Chaudhary has said that the people have a golden opportunity to punish those who dissolved the House... Read More

Tourism minister calls for NRN support to make Visit Nepal Decade a success

KATHMANDU, Oct. 4 -- Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Jeevan Ram Shrestha, attended a special event in Ottawa, Canada on October 2. The event was jointly organized by the Embassy of N... Read More

Candidates named in proportional closed list can withdraw their candidacies today

KATHMANDU, Oct. 3 -- The Election Commission (EC) has fixed today as the deadline to withdraw the candidacies of those named in the proportional closed list.The time for submitting the revised list wa... Read More

Two dead, 37 injured in bus accident in Hetauda

KATHMANDU, Oct. 3 -- Two people were killed when a passenger bus met with an accident in the morning near Churiamai temple along the East-West Highway in Hetauda, Makwanpur. According to Tek Bahadur ... Read More