Cases of human rights violations on rise in Nepal: INSEC

KATHMANDU, Feb. 20 -- Data has revealed that the incidents of human rights violation are on the rise in Nepal in recent times. According to a report entitled "Human Rights Year Book 2020" unveiled by... Read More

President Bhandari inaugurates 4th Election Day event (with photos)

KATHMANDU, Feb. 20 -- President Bidya Devi Bhandari inaugurated a special program organised on the premises of Kantipath-based Election Commission on the occasion of fourth Election Day on Wedndesday.... Read More

"Govt has encountered multiple hurdles in bringing drastic changes to country's economic development"

KATHMANDU, Feb. 20 -- Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Wednesday said that the government has encountered multiple hurdles in bringing drastic changes to the country's economic development. Addressing... Read More

Govt rejects Swiss offer for security press under BOOT model

KATHMANDU, Feb. 20 -- The government has expedited the process for a government to government (G2G) deal on setting up a security printing press without conducting any study of correspondence by the I... Read More

Minister Gyawali reiterates govt's stance on MCC

KATHMANDU, Feb. 20 -- Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali has reiterated the government's stance on the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Compact. The minister made the remarks upon his arrival at ... Read More

Nepse up for a fourth straight session

KATHMANDU, Feb. 20 -- After a brief rise early in the morning, the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index pulled back sharply and shed more than 10 points within the first hour of Wednesday's trading sess... Read More

This too shall pass

Nepal, Feb. 20 -- When grey hair is what we see in the mirror when laugh lines occur and our waist is probably never going to be the same again, it is perfectly okay to get overwhelmed by the changes ... Read More

Two Nigerians arrested for staying without valid documents in Delhi

New Delhi, Feb. 20 -- : Delhi Police have arrested two Nigerians, who were staying without any valid visa or other documents on Thursday. They were arrested under NDPS (Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropi... Read More

Valentina Shevchenko to face Joanne Calderwood at UFC 251

Kyrgyzstan, Feb. 20 -- UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko will defend her title next against Joanne Calderwood at UFC 251 on June 6, 2020, ESPN reported. Both sides have agreed to the champi... Read More

Cabinet approval granted to withdraw from the Geneva resolution co-sponsored by the Good Governance government

Sri Lanka, Feb. 20 -- Cabinet approval was granted to withdraw from co-sponsoring the Geneva Human Rights Council Resolution 30-1, which was presented during the Good Governance Government. Cabinet S... Read More