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Cases of daylight burglary rising in Kathmandu Valley, police say

Kathmandu, Jan. 20 -- A house in Kathmandu Metropolitan City Ward No. 5 was burgled in broad daylight on January 14. Police said the burglars broke into the house of Bishnu Bahadur Karki and made off... Read More


Murder of transwoman shows that things remain perilous for the LGBTIQ community

Kathmandu, Jan. 19 -- Ajita Bhujel was a carefree and open person who always put her family first. Ever since her parents died when she was a child, Bhujel had been living with her grandparents and wh... Read More


Airport CCTV footage leak raises more queries than provides answers

Kathmandu, Jan. 19 -- Two days after a singer posted a video complaining about an airport security person's "misbehaviour", a CCTV footage of the said incident appeared on a section of portals and the... Read More


Arrest warrant issued against singer Astha Raut

Kathmandu, Jan. 19 -- Kathmandu District Administration Office has issued an arrest warrant against singer Astha Raut after Ramita Shrestha, a police constable, deployed for airport security filed a c... Read More


Police's intelligence continues to fail them as Chand party claims explosion

Kathmandu, Jan. 17 -- On Wednesday evening, an improvised explosive device went off at Sano Bharyang in Kathmandu. The explosion, which was targeted at the house of Shova Kanta Dhakal, allegedly a key... Read More


Police confiscate smuggled mobile phones worth over Rs 3.5 million

Kathmandu, Jan. 16 -- The Metropolitan Police Beat, Naghdhunga, have seized tax-evaded mobile phones worth millions of rupees in the span of one week. On January 11, during a routine security check a... Read More


Aided by Indian drug traffickers, farmers are increasingly turning from marijuana to opium

Kathmandu, Jan. 16 -- On January 1, a joint team from the Makwanpur District Police Office and the Narcotics Control Bureau travelled to Raksirang Rural Municipality armed with sickles and petroleum p... Read More


Blast at home of key person involved in Baluwatar land grab scam

Kathmandu, Jan. 16 -- An improvised device went off in front of the house of Shobhakanta Dhakal, whose name has appeared as a key person in Baluwatar land grab scandal, in Sano Bharyang on Wednesday e... Read More


Government rescues hundreds of children every year but does little for their care

Kathmandu, Jan. 12 -- The National Children Rights Council rescued around 80 children from various childcare homes in the first six months of the current fiscal year. Officials said the rescued child... Read More


Police arrest five, including two foreigners, in an parcel scam

Kathmandu, Jan. 11 -- The Central Investigation Bureau of Nepal Police on Thursday arrested five persons, including two foreigners, in an alleged parcel scam. "The scammers contacted the victims thro... Read More