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Two men held for running illegal remittance business

Kathmandu, May 3 -- Police on Saturday arrested two men, one of them an Indian national, suspected of operating a hundi (illegal money transfer) service in Kathmandu, and seized over Rs 2.4 million in... Read More


Shanker Group owner Agrawal arrested immediately after district court releases him on bail

Nepal, May 1 -- Police on Tuesday again arrested Sulav Agrawal, the owner of Shanker Group, from the premises of Kathmandu District Court. The arrest was made immediately after the court ordered Agraw... Read More


Valley sees rise in number of lockdown violators after lockdown extension

Nepal, April 30 -- After the government on Sunday extended the nationwide lockdown for the third time till May 7, Kathmandu Valley has witnessed a rise in the number of people flouting the lockdown or... Read More


Nepal Police's refusal to register Surendra Yadav abduction case raises questions about its neutrality

Kathmandu, April 27 -- The saga of the alleged kidnapping of a Member of Parliament from Janakpur continues to unfold in a manner both bizarre but not unexpected. Police on Sunday refused to register... Read More


Attorney's office file a court case against former government secretary Upadhyaya for cyber crime

Kathmandu, April 26 -- The District Attorney's Office in Kathmandu filed a case at the District Court on Sunday against former government secretary Bhim Upadhyaya for cyber crime after he was accused ... Read More


How one Pokhara resident led a smear campaign to get an American kicked out of the country

Nepal, April 23 -- On December 30, Tandav News, a Pokhara-based portal, published a story alleging that an American citizen on a business visa was involved in raising "illegal donations" in Pokhara. T... Read More


More than 400 prisoners released from across the country to prevent outbreak of Covid-19

Kathmandu, April 22 -- A total of 409 prisoners have been freed from various jails across the country following a Supreme Court order to release people held for minor charges. The Department of Priso... Read More


For citizens out on essential errands, fear of the coronavirus and fear of the police

Kathmandu, April 18 -- Ever since the government enforced a nationwide lockdown on March 24 to prevent the spread of Covid-19, numerous images and videos of Nepal Police personnel employing excessive ... Read More


Departmental action should be initiated against police personnel who manhandled doctors, committee concludes

Kathmandu, April 17 -- Departmental action should be initiated against police personnel who reportedly manhandled three doctors in Kathmandu on Wednesday night, an official investigating the incident ... Read More


Police form panel to investigate alleged beating of doctors by security personnel

Kathmandu, April 16 -- Nepal Police has formed an internal panel to investigate the alleged beating of three doctors by security personnel on Wednesday evening. Deputy Inspector General Biswaraj Pokh... Read More