Birgunj turns into COVID-19 hotspot, once again

BIRGUNJ, April 16 -- Birgunj Metropolitan City has turned into a COVID-19 hotspot once again as the second wave of the viral disease hits Nepal and its neighboring country, India severely. Birgunj ha... Read More

Changing the Face of Sino-American Relations

Nepal, April 16 -- Today, building such relationships - essential to foster trust between high officials - should be a top priority of US leaders, regardless of gender. Such an effort could build on t... Read More

Indian govt allows NEA to purchase electricity under free market mechanism through energy exchange market

KATHMANDU, April 16 -- Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) can now access the Indian market to purchase electricity at competitive prices set by the free market, with the Indian government incorporating... Read More

Karnali CM Shahi wins vote of confidence as four UML assembly members cross floor

SURKHET, April 16 -- Chief minister of Karnali Province, Mahendra Bahadur Shai won a vote of confidence in the provincial assembly on Friday. As four lawmakers of the CPN-UML - Ammar Bahadur Thapa, P... Read More

BREAKING: Karnali Chief Minister Shahi wins vote of confidence

SURKHET, April 16 -- Chief minister of Karnali Province, Mahendra Bahadur Shai has won the vote of confidence in the provincial assembly. CM Shahi garnered a total of 22 votes during a meeting of the... Read More

Nepali Congress extends support to Karnali CM Shahi

KATHMANDU, April 16 -- The Nepali Congress (NC) has decided to extend its support to the chief minister of Karnali Province, Mahendra Bahadur Shahi. Addressing a meeting of the province assembly on F... Read More

Photojournalist Poornima Shrestha among four Nepali women to conquer Mt Annapurna I

KATHMANDU, April 16 -- Four Nepali women climbers have made it to the top of Annapurna I, making a record of the first-ever ascent by women climbers. Photojournalist Poornima Shrestha, Dawa Yangzum S... Read More

Streets of Patan turn into streams after heavy rainfall (with photos)

Here are some photos, April 16 -- Mangal Bazaar of Lalitpur on Friday afternoon was flooded with rainwater, turning every street into a stream. People struggled to cross roads in the area as the flood... Read More

Schools with high number of students urged to run classes in shifts

KATHMANDU, April 16 -- The government has urged the schools with high numbers of students to run the classes in shifts in view of the rising risk of the COVID-19 infection across the country. Issuing... Read More

Out of 183 COVID-19 tests conducted, 127 tested positive in past 24 hours

NEPALGUNJ, April 16 -- Nepalgunj Sub-metropolis decides to stop physical classes in schools and colleges from Sunday. As many as 127 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nepalgunj in the past 24 ho... Read More