NCP asks lower bodies to suggest candidates for by-elections

KATHMANDU, Oct. 17 -- A secretariat meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) on Wednesday issued directives to its subordinate committees to recommend candidates for the November by-elections... Read More

News updates from Hindustan Times: Tharoor attacks Pakistan for raising Kashmir issue at IPU and all the latest news at this hour

India, Oct. 17 -- Here are today's top news, analysis and opinion curated for you at 9 AM. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. 'Vituperative mudslingling': Sha... Read More

Trump dismisses Syria concerns; Dems walk out of WH meeting

Washington, Oct. 17 -- Washing his hands of Syria, President Donald Trump declared Wednesday the U.S. has no stake in defending the Kurdish fighters who died by the thousands as America's partners aga... Read More

Warren, candidate with the answers, dodges tax hike question

Washington, Oct. 17 -- Elizabeth Warren is rising to the top of the Democratic pack with ambitious promises to reshape the political and economic system. But as she faces growing scrutiny, the Massach... Read More


New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The Enforcement Directorate told the Delhi high court on Wednesday that the wife and mother of Karnataka Congress leader D K Shivakumar, arrested in a money laundering case, need... Read More

PM endorses Fadnavis, sharpens attack on Oppn

AKOLA, Oct. 17 -- In the sharpest attack yet on the Opposition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday accused the Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) of speaking against "national in... Read More

Cabinet reshuffle unlikely before by-polls: Nepal

KATHMANDU, Oct. 17 -- Senior leader of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that there is no possibility of cabinet reshuffle at least before the by-elections scheduled f... Read More

Xi visit laid foundation for trilateral cooperation: Dahal

KATHMANDU, Oct. 17 -- Co-chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that Chinese President Xi Jinping's recent visit to Nepal has laid the foundation for realizing ... Read More

Arrest warrant issued against NCP lawmaker

DOLAKHA, Oct. 17 -- At a time when one lawmaker after another has been facing arrest in various cases, Kathmandu District Court has issued an arrest warrant against ruling NCP lawmaker Parbat Gurung i... Read More

AITUC extends support, solidarity to Bank Strike on Oct 22

Hyderabad, Oct. 17 -- All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC) has extended its support and solidarity with the All India Bank Strike called by All India Bank Employees Association (AIBEA) and Bank Empl... Read More