Rape accused ‘Siddha Baba’ in ICU; alleged criminals often seek solace in hospital beds

Krishna Bahadur Giri aka Siddhababa has been shifted to ICU shortly after police reached the Biratnagar-based Birat Nursing Home to arrest him for allegedly raping one of his female followers. Giri, who... Read more »

Govt to draft new Land Bill by incorporating scrapped Guthi Bill

The government is all set to draft a new Land Bill, which will also incorporate the controversial Guthi bill that was later scrapped. Briefing the media about the decisions made by the... Read more »

Bharatpur airport to be shut for 10 days

The Chitwan-based Bharatpur Ariport will be closed for 10 days for repair and maintenance works. According to the Civil Aviation Authority in Bharatpur, the airport will be shut from December 1 (Mangsir... Read more »

Six arrested for alleged involvement in banking fraud

Police have taken six people into custody for their alleged involvement in withdrawing a sum of around Rs 1.9 million using forged signatures of an account holder from Kathmandu. Police were able... Read more »

Intl’ human rights groups decry govt’s failure in transitional justice process

As many as 13 years have passed since the Comprehensive Peace Agreement was signed between the then government and then Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Centre) to end the 10-year long conflict.... Read more »

Three footballers can’t participate in SAG

The All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has barred three national football players from participating in the forthcoming 13th South Asian Games (SAG) to be held in Nepal. ANFA had earlier taken disciplinary... Read more »

Israeli PM Netanyahu denies graft allegations, says will lead the country

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has denied all the allegations levied against him and announced that he would lead the country as the PM. He has been charged of bribery, fraud and... Read more »
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Dolakha locals join hands to draw attention towards severely delayed Khadichaur-Charikot road expansion project

Some 500 Dolakha locals joined hands to form a human chain in Charikot, Dolakha on Tuesday. The estimated 500, including journalists, civil society members, students, entrepreneurs and other factions of the local... Read more »

Both Koreas express dissatisfaction with US, questioning Trump’s foreign policy

Latest updates on US President Donald Trump’s foreign policy have indicated a fraying relationship with the two Koreas, including South Korea with which the US shares a long-standing alliance in the North... Read more »

Hong Kong Protest: Police break through and make several arrests

Hong Kong Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets this afternoon in an attempt to detain and force back those protesters cornered inside the Polytechnic University campus after a chaotic night. Police... Read more »