Jagdish Baidya, owner of Pashupati Ashram, held on rape charge

KATHMANDU, July 5 -- Police arrested Jagdish Baidya, the owner of Pashupati Ashram on the charge of rape on Sunday. A team of police from the Metropolitan Police Range (MPR), Jawalakhel, detained Bai... Read More

No Grade 11 exams this year

KATHMANDU, July 5 -- After halting the national board exams of Grade 11 due to the spread of Covid-19 pandemic for three months now, the government has decided not to conduct the exams this year. Inst... Read More

293 new cases of coronavirus recorded in the past 24 hours: Health Ministry

KATHMANDU, July 5 -- With 293 new cases of coronavirus today, Nepal's COVID-19 tally reached 1, 5784 on Sunday afternoon. At a daily media briefing, spokesperson for the Ministry of Health and Popula... Read More

Eight micro buses gutted by fire in capital

KATHMANDU, July 5 -- Eight micro buses reduced to cinder when a massive fire broke out at a garage in Gongabu area in the capital on Sunday morning. The fire which broke out at around 3 AM burnt down... Read More

Oli, Dahal agree to meet again for agreement

KATHMANDU, July 5 -- Chairpersons of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal have agreed to sit again for talks to minimize their differences before the crucial Sta... Read More

Oli-Dahal meeting ends

KATHMANDU, July 5 -- A meeting between the two chairmen of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal ended a while ago. In the meeting termed as the 'decisive one' a... Read More

NCP rival faction leaders urge Prez not to endorse govt's 'wrong moves' as they hold a decisive talk with PM Oli

KATHMANDU, July 5 -- Amid growing intra-party rift within the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), top leaders of the rival factions held a meeting with President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Sunday morning.... Read More

Inspired by Dr KC, Bam says he is ready to die for the people

KATHMANDU, July 5 -- PM Oli reiterated the benefits of turmeric, and bragged about Nepalis' immune system It has been 10 days since Pukar Bam, 32, last ate and drank something. When Republica reached... Read More

NCP Standing Committee meeting postponed for Monday

KATHMANDU, July 4 -- The Standing Committee meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) which was scheduled for Saturday has been postponed. According to Surya Thapa, press advisor to Prime Min... Read More

NCP is facing grave crisis, PM Oli tells Cabinet ministers

KATHMANDU, July 4 -- Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said on Saturday that the ruling Nepal Communist Party is facing a grave crisis while indicating that the party may split soon. At an emergency meeti... Read More