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Police data suggests rise in abduction cases over the years

Kathmandu, Sept. 15 -- In the last five years, the country has witnessed a rise in the number of kidnapping cases, according to Nepal Police data. The last fiscal year 2018-19 alone saw 104 cases, th... Read More


Home Minister's brother, along with eight others, face charges of extortion

Kathmandu, Sept. 13 -- Police on Thursday produced Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa's younger brother Naresh Thapa, along with eight others, before the Kathmandu District Court. They are facing charges... Read More


Suspected Chand party cadre, Army deserter among eight arrested for a string of crimes

Kathmandu, Sept. 9 -- Police on Saturday arrested eight including a suspected cadre of the Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand and a runaway Nepal Army soldier for their alleged involve... Read More


Nepali women are being trafficked to China and sold as wives

Kathmandu, Sept. 9 -- Sunita Tamang said her mother was worried about her marriage prospects. With a small income from farming, there wasn't much room for the 22-year-old from Lamjung to consider mar... Read More


Video conference facility built in Central Jail but it has not come into operation yet

Kathmandu, Sept. 8 -- The Central Jail, located in Sundhara, has set up a hall for video conferencing in its premises to record the statement of inmates, but the facility has not come into operation b... Read More


Millions stolen by ATM hackers exposes vulnerability of Nepali banks

Nepal, Sept. 1 -- On Saturday night, Zhu Lianang was arrested from a Nabil Bank ATM booth in Durbar Marg while trying to withdraw cash. Acting on a tip-off, the Kathmandu Metropolitan Police Circle ca... Read More


Number of theft cases on the rise

Kathmandu, Sept. 1 -- Sabina Shrestha was returning home at Maitidevi from Ratnapark in a public bus recently. The bus was packed with passengers, which was not unusual for the 21-year-old who commut... Read More


Four Chinese nationals among 10 arrested on human trafficking charge from airport

Kathmandu, Aug. 31 -- Ten people, including four Chinese nationals, have been arrested by the Anti-Trafficking Bureau of the Nepal Police for their alleged involvement in trafficking Nepali women to C... Read More


Four Chinese nationals among 10 arrested for human trafficking charge from airport

Kathmandu, Aug. 31 -- Ten people, including four Chinese nationals, have been arrested by the Anti-Trafficking Bureau of the Nepal Police for their alleged involvement in trafficking Nepali women to C... Read More


Transport Management Department brings in new machine to meet service seekers' demands

Kathmandu, Aug. 27 -- Rajkumar Pandit, of Kageshwari Manahara-6, passed his driving test from Sukedhara around 11 months ago. But till date he has not received his licence. "I was told that I would ge... Read More