Left: Minister for Land Management, Cooperatives, and Poverty Alleviation, R: Protesters protesting the Guthi Bill (Reporters' Club)

Government to withdraw Guthi Bill

“The government will withdraw the Guthi Bill”, Padma Kumari Aryal, Minister for Land Management, Cooperatives, and Poverty Alleviation said in a press meet today. The Guthi Bill, which was tabled in the... Read more »

Nepal under international scrutiny after Everest climb death toll reaches 10

Nepal has come under heavy scrutiny after the death toll on the world’s highest peak reached 10 this climbing season alone. The reason for their death is attributed to the heavy waiting... Read more »

FNJ calls for upholding press freedom

Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) has urged the government not to arrest journalists and hamper their work at the work place. FNJ, the umbrella organisation of journalists across the country, complained that... Read more »

80 percent progress in bridge construction

The government has set a target of completing the constructions of 120 bridges in the current fiscal year. Until the past eight and half months, 80 percent progress has been achieved as... Read more »

Government team in Barekot after 51 years

The government has reached out to geographically challenging and remote Barekot rural municipality after literally 51 years. The District Administration Office recently set up an integrated mobile camp in the village to... Read more »

Govt mulls over banning free Wi-Fi in public place

Nepal Telecom Authority sets out a new policy on security provision of using the free Wi-Fi network in public place as the government is mulling over banning on password-free Wi-Fi in public... Read more »

“Government in process of building ‘safe’ nation”: PM Oli

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said the government is in the process of building a ‘safe’ nation. In a message on the occasion of the ’21st National Earthquake Safety Day’, he... Read more »

Dr Govinda KC hospitalised

Dr Govinda KC was admitted to District Hospital in Ilam on Monday morning with complaints of breathing difficulty. Dr KC was rushed to the hospital at 9 am after the doctors detected... Read more »

Dr Govinda KC to start fresh hunger strike from today

Dr Govinda KC will begin his 16th hunger strike in Ilam from Wednesday. And just like his previous 15 hunger strikes, this time, too, Dr KC has the same demand: ending the... Read more »

Govt expresses sorrow over Dang accident which claimed 23 lives

The Nepal Communist Party of province 5 has expressed sorrow over the deaths of 23 people in a bus accident at Ramri of Tulsipur sub-metropolis-3 along the Tulsipur-Salyan road section last Friday.... Read more »