NCP won't split: Vice-chairman Gautam

KATHMANDU, Nov. 21 -- Vice-chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Bamdev Gautam has said that the party will not split though the party has been facing intraparty rifts in recent days. A... Read More

COVID-19 Updates: 2,323 recover while 1,674 test positive on Saturday

KATHMANDU, Nov. 21 -- The Kathmandu Valley has reported 46.54 percent of the total confirmed cases in the country Nepal on Saturday witnessed 1,674 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-1... Read More

600,000 COVID-19 infections projected in Nepal: Health Minister Dhakal

KATHMANDU, Nov. 21 -- The Minister for Health and Population (MoHP), Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal has said that the government has projected that two percent of the total population of the country - 600,000 - ... Read More

PPMO blacklists half a dozen errant contractors, vendors

KATHMANDU, Nov. 21 -- Blacklisted vendors, contractors disqualified from participating on public procurement for one year The Public Procurement Monitoring Office has blacklisted half a dozen errant ... Read More

Devotees offer argha to rising sun, Chhath festival concludes (with photos)

KATHMANDU, Nov. 21 -- Devotees wish for the end of the COVID-19 pandemic as they worship the Sun god to conclude the Chhath festival Chhath, a grand festival of goodwill and faith, concluded this mor... Read More

Province 2 CM Raut extends Chhath greetings, two-day holiday in the province

JANAKPUR, Nov. 20 -- Chief minister of Province 2, Lalbabu Raut has extended his best wishes to all Hindu religious people and residents of the province for their peace, happiness, progress and prospe... Read More

Railway JWG discusses operation of train services along Jaynagar-Kurtha Cross Border Rail Link

KATHMANDU, Nov. 20 -- The fourth Nepal-India Joint Working Group (JWG) meeting on Railway Cooperation was held on Friday via video-conferencing. The Nepali side was led by Er Gopal Prasad Sigdel, Joi... Read More

Health Ministry warns of taking action against hospitals denying free of cost treatment to COVID-19 patients

KATHMANDU, Nov. 20 -- The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has said it will take action against government-owned hospitals denying free of cost treatment to coronavirus-infected patients. Dep... Read More

India wants air bubble arrangement with Nepal for operation of special int'l passenger flights

KATHMANDU, Nov. 20 -- India is exploring the possibility of an air bubble arrangement with Nepal for the operation of special international passenger flights between the two countries. Under the air ... Read More

Women share personal stories of courage and transformation in a new book of essays

KATHMANDU, Nov. 20 -- A new book of essays entitled "21 Resilient Women: Stories of courage, growth, and transformation" is being launched this week. Career coach Daisy Wright has invited 20 women in... Read More