Lawmakers object to distribution of ID cards to NRNS in Nepal

Lawmakers have opposed the idea of the distributing national identity card to non-resident Nepalis and foreigners. Only Nepali citizens should be entitled to the card, they said at a discussion programme on... Read more »

Israel’s first lunar lander launched into space from Florida

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Florida on Thursday night carrying Israel’s first lunar lander on a mission that if successful will make the Jewish state only the fourth nation... Read more »

Four office-bearers of SWC relieved

The government has relieved the Vice-chair, treasurer, members and member-secretary of the Social Welfare Council from their posts. Vice-chair Nilmani Baral, treasurer Bir Bahadur Thagunna, members Indra Bahadur Jha and Gokarna Prasad... Read more »

Provincial Assembly Member Uttar Kumar Oli passes away

Provincial Assembly member from Dang 3 (B) Uttar Kumar Oli has passed away. He was injured in an accident of Ghorahi-Lamahi section on Feb 7 and was being treated at Medi City... Read more »

Venezuela’s Maduro starts shutting borders to block humanitarian aid

Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro threatened to close the border with Colombia on Thursday as opposition leader Juan Guaido and some 80 lawmakers ran a gauntlet of roadblocks trying to get to the... Read more »

US officer hoped to ‘kill every person on the earth’

A US Coast Guard officer has been arrested on suspicion of planning a terror attack, court documents show. Police found a cache of weapons and ammunition at the Maryland home of Christopher... Read more »

At least 70 killed in Bangladesh building blaze, toll may rise

As many as 70 people died in a major fire that engulfed several buildings in a centuries-old neighborhood of the Bangladesh capital, a fire official said on Thursday, warning the toll could... Read more »

Drinking water shortage at earthquake displaced survivors’ settlement in Gorkha

A settlement of earthquake survivors at Simalchour of Gorkha municipality-6 has been facing acute shortage of drinking water. The earthquake survivors displaced from Kerauja have now been residing at Simalchour. They have... Read more »

Nepal loses to Thailand by 57 runs

Chasing a target of 125 runs, Nepal National Women’s Cricket Team have lost the second match of the ongoing ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Asian Region Qualifiers at Bangkok today against host... Read more »

Reservation cutoff in employee bill draws flak

Lawmakers representing Dalit community have expressed displeasure over the government preparation to come up with the Employee Bill by slashing the existing arrangement of reservation. The lawmakers said so at an interaction... Read more »