EU pledges cooperation during the transition period following LDC graduation

KATHMANDU, Feb. 2 -- The European Union (EU) has offered close cooperation during the transition period following Nepal's graduation from the category of a Least Developed Country (LDC) to a middle-in... Read More

Weather predicted to be cloudy and foggy in Terai

KATHMNADU, Feb. 2 -- The weather is generally clear in other parts of the country, while it is partly cloudy in the hilly areas, according to the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, Some parts o... Read More

Lawmakers urge govt to be serious about controlling self-immolation cases

KATHMANDU, Feb. 2 -- Lawmakers have expressed concern over the repeated cases of self-immolation taking place in various parts of the country. Taking time in the meeting of the House of Representativ... Read More

Cricketer Lamichhane called in to join closed training session as govt challenges court's decision to set him free

KATHMANDU, Feb. 2 -- Cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane, who served a jail term for 99 days on the charge of raping a minor girl, has joined the closed training session of the National Cricket Team from Thu... Read More

Lamichhane yet to vacate ministerial residence

KATHMNADU, Feb. 2 -- Rabi Lamichhane, who submitted his resignation as Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister after the Supreme Court's decision earlier last week, has not yet left the minister's res... Read More

RSP threatens to quit govt, ruling alliance if the party is denied home ministry

KATHMANDU, Feb. 2 -- The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) led by Rabi Lamichhane has threatened to quit the government after two days if the party is denied the home ministry portfolio as per the agreem... Read More

Standing Committee Meeting of CPN (Maoist Center) being held today

KATHMANDU, Feb. 2 -- Standing committee meeting of CPN (Maoist Center) is going to be held again today. It is said that contemporary issues related to contemporary politics will be discussed in the m... Read More

Finance ministry announces austerity measures as government struggles to collect revenue

KATHMANDU, Feb. 2 -- The government has decided to cut down unnecessary expenses to maintain a fiscal balance that has become vulnerable due to the gap in government expenditure and income. The Minis... Read More

Canadian national arrested with 9 kg gold from TIA

KATHMANDU, Feb. 2 -- A Canadian national has been arrested with 9 kg 135 grams of gold from Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA). A team of TIA Customs Office arrested 35-year-old Canadian citizen M... Read More

India pledges grant amount of Rs 8.8 billion to Nepal for FY 2023/24, an increase of 29.41 percent

KATHMANDU, Feb. 2 -- India has increased its pledged annual grant to Nepal by a notable 29.41 percent for India's next fiscal year that will begin on April 1. Announcing the Indian government's union... Read More