Incessant rain hampers production and supply of 500 MW of electricity across Nepal

KATHMANDU, July 10 -- The generation and supply of about 500 megawatt of electricity has been hampered due to the incessant rain and rise in the levels of rivers across the nation. The generation of ... Read More

Locusts at Rajasthan heading northeast, risk of entering Nepal

KATHMANDU, July 10 -- The locusts that are currently at Rajasthan, India, are heading toward the northeast, posing a risk of entering Nepal, according to experts. According to the Locust Information ... Read More

NC expresses sorrow over loss of life and property due to floods, landslides

KATHMANDU, July 10 -- Urges govt to mobilize rescue teams and provide relief to the affected families The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC) has expressed sorrow over the loss of lives and p... Read More

Three killed, 11 missing in landslides in West Rukum and Jajarkot

SURKHET, July 10 -- At least three people were killed and 11 are missing when a landslide triggered by heavy rainfall swept away houses in West Rukum and Jajarkot districts. According to police, a la... Read More

Gurkha soldier from Nepal killed in Pak firing in Jammu and Kashmir

KATHMANDU, July 10 -- A Gurkha soldier serving in the Indian Army was killed in an unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan in the Nowshera Sector in Rajouri District (J&K) early morning Friday. The... Read More

Civil society leaders urge political parties to maintain constitution stability as ruling NCP faces deep intra-party dispute

KATHMANDU, July 10 -- A group of civil society leaders have urged the political parties and their leaders to pursue their agenda only through the parliamentary route, with full transparency. Issuing ... Read More

SC orders govt to publicize details of relief distributed to people during lockdown

KATHMANDU, July 9 -- The Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday ordered the government to publicize the details of relief provided to the ordinary public during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. A divisio... Read More

Cable operators decide not to air Indian news channels in Nepal

KATHMANDU, July 9 -- Nepali cable service providers have stopped airing Indian news channels in Nepal. Multi System Operators (MSOs) in Nepal have decided that all the Indian news channels except Door... Read More

Indian media under fire in Nepal for running baseless reports on PM Oli, Chinese ambassador

KATHMANDU, July 9 -- India media outlets including Zee News TV channel have come under fire in Nepal for their baseless propaganda against Nepal government and Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli. People fr... Read More

Daily Commentary: Stocks slightly up as market consolidates

KATHMANDU, July 9 -- Some selling pressure was evident in the initial trading hour as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index traded 15 points lower in the morning. Nonetheless, stocks saw upbeat movem... Read More