Man may have killed wife, son, officials investigating Thimi case say

Kathmandu, Sept. 13 -- Police officials who found a couple and their son dead under mysterious circumstances in Thimi, Bhaktapur on Friday, say that the husband may have killed the other two and taken... Read More

Supreme Court once again orders authorities to release or reduce jail terms of inmates in view of Covid-19 pandemic

Kathmandu, Sept. 10 -- The Supreme Court on Thursday once again directed the government to immediately release or reduce jail terms of inmates living in vulnerable conditions in various prisons across... Read More

Despite pandemic restrictions, police believe smugglers are still moving drugs into Nepal

Kathmandu, Sept. 9 -- On Tuesday, the Metropolitan Crime Division in coordination with Bhaktapur Metropolitan Police Range arrested three people, two from Sallaghari area of Bhaktapur and one from Bud... Read More

Police suspect illegal gambling dens are thriving during Covid-19 restrictions

Kathmandu, Sept. 5 -- Every year, Nepal Police crack down on hundreds of illegal gambling dens which are operated mostly in private houses across the country and confiscate millions of rupees. But dur... Read More

Locals and police clash in Pulchowk over pulling of Rato Machhindranath chariot

Kathmandu, Sept. 3 -- Police and public clashed on Thursday afternoon in Pulchowk of Lalitpur after locals attempted the chariot procession of Rato Machhindranath. According to Senior Superintendent ... Read More

Officials fear things for the worse in Nepal's overcrowded prisons as four inmates die in central jail

Kathmandu, Sept. 1 -- After the death of four prisoners in central jail, one of whom tested positive for the coronavirus, on Tuesday, the overcrowded prisons have become a cause for concern for offici... Read More

Asymptomatic patients in home isolation in Kathmandu find themselves in limbo

Kathmandu, Aug. 30 -- Suraj Shrestha, of Kathmandu Metropolitan-32, has been in home isolation for 15 days now. Shrestha's office got all its employees tested for Covid-19 after a colleague was found ... Read More

Police looking for man who sold a 14-year-old girl in India

Kathmandu, Aug. 28 -- It took 15-year-old S. nearly a year to speak up about her trauma. Her story begins in July 2019. With only her mother and a mentally challenged older brother at home, she decid... Read More

Government decision to keep asymptomatic patients in home isolation raises fear among city residents

Kathmandu, Aug. 23 -- Ojir, 37, is one of the 42 Covid-infected persons in Kathmandu Metropolitan Ward No. 32 currently in home isolation.He and his family had tested positive for Covid-19 on August 1... Read More

More areas getting sealed in Kathmandu as cases rise

Kathmandu, Aug. 15 -- It's been four days since Kamini Devi, 35, has not gone out of her rented flat that she shares with her husband and two sons. Local authorities sealed her locality in Koteshwor,... Read More