Employment programmes not stopping Sudurpaschim folks from going back to India

Dhangadhi, Sept. 20 -- The Sudurpaschim provincial government on September 1 had issued a notice directing people not to go to India in search of jobs amid the coronavirus pandemic. But many youths fr... Read More

Local governments have failed to prepare enough laws to oversee their matters, report says

Kathmandu, Sept. 20 -- Thulibheri Municipality in Dolpa wants to utilise its forested area to collect revenue. But it can't do so as the federal government has yet to prepare a law to allow local gove... Read More

After two postponements, pandemic pushes rhino count further

Kathmandu, Sept. 20 -- Like much else the census of one-horned rhinos in Nepal's protected areas has also been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. The counting of the endangered species was initially ... Read More

Music: And, it's a rap with these three unsung heroes!

India, Sept. 20 -- Think Indian rap and, of course, you think of young women and men telling the world the stories we need to hear. But behind the stars are the producers. These are the star-makers, ... Read More

Smart casuals and being weird: What works, what doesn't?

India, Sept. 20 -- The Casual question (Hindustan Times) -- I've never understood what smart casual means: is it blazer or jacket, tie or no tie? (Hindustan Times) -- -Vipul H, Gurugram (Hindustan ... Read More

Achievements of the federal constitution

Nepal, Sept. 20 -- Nepal's federal constitution was promulgated in 2015, but its formal implementation started only in 2017. The greatest achievement of this constitution is to ensure a federal democr... Read More

GST compesnation: Centre pays J&K Rs 2000 crore to tide over revenue shortfall

Srinagar, Sept. 20 -- Centre has opened its purse strings and paid more than Rs 2000 crore to Jammu and Kashmir government as Goods and Service Tax (GST) compensation after the union territory recorde... Read More

Board Meeting Intimation for Postpone Of Board Meeting (SCRIPCODE: 531192)

India, Sept. 20 -- Midas Infra Trade Limitedhas informed BSE that the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Company is scheduled on 22/09/2020 ,inter alia, to consider and approve To consider and a... Read More

Kerala to tap Ayurveda to revive tourism in the state

ERNAKULAM, Sept. 20 -- To beat the pandemic blues, Kerala is fleshing out a plan that will bring the regenerative aspects of Ayurveda to the centerstage of the state's tourism sector, accounting for a... Read More

India provides soft loan of $250 mn to the Maldives

India, Sept. 20 -- India on Sunday provided a soft loan of $250 million to the government of the Maldives as budgetary support to mitigate the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the latest in a... Read More