SC mulls strict criteria for conferring title of 'senior advocate'

KATHMANDU, Dec. 5 -- The Supreme Court (SC) is mulling to set strict criteria for conferring title of 'senior advocate' to lawyers. "The title may be awarded under very strict criteria this time," a ... Read More

Financial irregularities in Khotang

KHOTANG, Dec. 5 -- A committee formed to investigate financial irregularities in Barahapokhari Rural Municipality of Khotang district has found four wards of the local unit distributing social securit... Read More

NCP seeks poll review reports from local committees

KATHMANDU, Dec. 5 -- Concerned over the loss in by-election in some bastions of the party, the ruling Nepal Communist Party has asked its lower committees to send review reports by analyzing poll resu... Read More

Karki, Bashyal clinch golds

KATHMANDU, Dec. 5 -- Nepal's Saksham Karki and Sangita Bashyal added two more golds in Taekwondo played at Academy Hall in Lalitpur on Wednesday. In women's category for under 62 Kg, Bashyal defeated... Read More

'Action for SDGs' this Saturday

REPUBLICA, Dec. 5 -- AIESEC, a global platform for young people to explore and develop their leadership potential, is organizing an event called "Action for SDGs" in Kathmandu on December 7. Accordin... Read More

New UK envoy submits credentials to president

KATHMANDU, Dec. 5 -- Newly-appointed British Ambassador to Nepal Nicola Kathryn Pollit submitted her credential to President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Wednesday. She is the first female ambassador of UK ... Read More

Sri Lanka hammers Bhutan in 173-run win

KATHMANDU, Dec. 5 -- Sri Lanka's U-23 cricket team decimated Bhutan national cricket team by 173 runs in the third match of the ongoing 13th South Asian Games (SAG) held at TU Cricket Ground in Kirtip... Read More

Nepal primed for bronze in men's singles and mixed doubles

POKHARA, Dec. 5 -- Nepal has secured at least a bronze in the men's singles, doubles and mix doubles in the 13th South Asian Games at Badminton. Ratnajit Tamang in men's single, the duo of Prince Daha... Read More

Nepali set to head International Red Cross

KATHMANDU, Dec. 5 -- A Nepali humanitarian and Red Cross veteran Jagan Chapagain has been selected as the new Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies ... Read More

'PM recovering from surgery, needs regular dialysis'

KATHMANDU, Dec. 5 -- Although Prime Minister KP Oli has been recovering faster than expected, he has to undergo regular dialysis, said sources at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital who are informe... Read More