Mumbai's enhanced nightlife fails to enthuse city's mall owners

New Delhi, Jan. 26 -- Not all mall owners in Mumbai are rushing to the idea of opening 24/7 due to concerns over additional costs, manpower and doubts over footfalls late night. Many though term the M... Read More

Bengal deploys medics at Indo-Nepal border crossings to check coronavirus

India, Jan. 26 -- With the scare of the deadly novel coronavirus (nCoV) reaching Nepal in the last few days, the West Bengal government has decided to deploy health teams in all the three major entry ... Read More

Govt. bank borrowing crosses BDT 500b

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Jan. 26 -- The government's net bank borrowing crossed BDT 500 billion until middle of this month, compelled by the need for meeting budget deficit. Falling trend in sales of natio... Read More

R-Day: Security beefed up across national capital

New Delhi, Jan. 26 -- Elaborate security arrangements have been put in place in the national capital on Sunday, ahead of 71st Republic day celebrations. The security cover, this year, has been extra ... Read More

Healthcare sector says raise allocation, provide low-cost funding for infra

New Delhi, Jan. 26 -- A healthy India is the first priority for all and for Union Budget 2020-21, the healthcare sector says the allocation to this essential segment should go up and the government sh... Read More

Agriculture Knowledge Centre in Baitadi faces human resource crunch

Darchula, Jan. 26 -- With the adoption of federalism two years ago, many in Darchula were excited that they could now avail of all government services from their own villages. But things haven't gone ... Read More

Till shows do us part: How to avoid fights over TV time

India, Jan. 26 -- As the saying goes, things look beautiful afar and while pictures of couples cuddled up, all washed in the TV's light sure looks all cosy and appealing, such a utopian scenario may b... Read More

Who will save Nepalis awaiting execution in foreign lands?

Kathmandu, Jan. 26 -- Umesh Yadav was working on a water pipeline in Saudi Arabia in 2006 when Mohammad Latif Wasir, a Pakistani colleague, asked him for a torch. Yadav says that as he passed the torc... Read More

Private sector borrowing falls by Rs 24 billion

Kathmandu, Jan. 26 -- Commercial banks extended Rs24 billion less in loans during the first half of the current fiscal year compared to the same period last fiscal year, as demand for loans from the p... Read More

Republic Day 2020: Tracing the style map of India

India, Jan. 26 -- On the occasion of Republic Day, we try and get the pulse of street styles of India's prominent cities. Each city style is unique and reflects our country's diverse and pluralistic s... Read More