Nagindada in Kavre recommended as an alternative for ‘STOL’ Domestic Airport

Nagindanda hilltop in Kavrepalanchowk District has been suggested as the best option for a domestic airport to cater STOL (short take off and landing) aircraft from the three locations studied. As Tribhuvan... Read more »

Purnima Shrestha becomes first Nepali photo journalist atop Everest

At 8:10 a.m. yesterday morning, a 26 year old Purnima Shrestha, originally from Gorkha District became the first Nepali photo journalist to reach the summit of Everest. Before embarking upon the challenging,... Read more »

CPN UML and CPN (Maoist Center) merger materializes Nepal Communist Party

8 months ago, just ahead of the elections to be held in Nepal, CPN UML and CPN (Maoist Center) had announced an electoral alliance – today they have merged to become Nepal... Read more »

Janakpur-Ayodhya bus service in darkness

The future journey of bus service between Janakpur and Indian city Ayodhya, the two pilgrimage sites for Hindus, has become uncertain after the service failed to continue.   The bus service as... Read more »

Deranged Narayangadh-Muglin section resumed

Transportation that came to a halt following a landslide at Inchhakamana Rural Municipality under Narayangadh-Muglin road today morning resumed after two hours.   The disaster occurred at 5:45am, and debris was cleared... Read more »

CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist) alliance form Nepal Communist Party

CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist), the two parties who had formed an alliance ahead of the elections in Nepal last year are to announce the final details of their party merger today. In... Read more »

Communist Party of Nepal (Marxist-Leninist) demand resignation of Province 2 CM

  The Communist Party of Nepal (Marxist-Leninist) has sought resignation of Province 2 Chief Minister Lalbabu Raut from the post, expressing its reservations to some of his acts during Indian Prime Minister... Read more »

Makalu aircraft crashes in Humla, Bahun Kharka

  Both pilots, Kiran Bhattarai and co-pilot Aditya Nepali died when a Makalu Air cargo aircraft crashed at Simikot Pass in Bahun Kharka, Humla, on Wednesday.   The single-engine Cessna 208B Grand Caravan... Read more »

Twenty year old youth arrested on rape charge

  A 20-year-old youth accused of raping a differently-abled 79 years of woman in the district has been remanded in custody for further interrogation.   A bench of District Judge Dhruba Prasad... Read more »

India provides Rs 180.74 million to Nepal for river training works

  Indian Ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri on Tuesday handed over a cheque of Rs 180.74 million to Sanjay Sharma, Secretary at the Ministry of Energy, Irrigation and Water Resources in... Read more »