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 »

Austrian Minister Kneissl arriving Thursday, leading 13-member delegation

Austria’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, Karin Kneissl, is arriving here tomorrow on a three-day official visit to Nepal, at the friendly invitation of Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali. This is... Read more »

Year 2075 BS historic in terms of legislation: Law Minister Dhakal

Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Bhanubhakta Dhakal, said the Nepali year 2075 BS would be a historic one in terms of formulation of laws. Speaking at a discussion programme held... Read more »

Leaders and cadres of BSP arrested for protesting in front of CIAA headquarter

Leaders and Cadres of the Bibeksheel Sajha Party (BSP) have been taken into the custody of Nepal Police today for staging a protest in front of the Commission for the Investigation of... Read more »

179 rescued Nepalese brought home

The 179 Nepalese who were rescued from entering into Myanmar via Moreh at the Indian-Burmese border in Nagaland on Feb 1 and 2 have been repatriated to Nepal through Kakadbhitta, said Maiti... Read more »

700 tourists rescued in Nepal

Some 700 tourists stranded after a snowfall at Kalinchowk of Dolakha district in Nepal have been rescued by the police persons. A joint team of Nepal Police and the Armed Police Force... Read more »

3,000 new leprosy patients diagnosed every year in Nepal

Annually, some 3,000 leprosy patients are found in Nepal despite the completion of a decade since the government announced the elimination of the disease. Today, leprosy is curable unlike of the past.... Read more »

Nepal National Women’s cricket team flies for Thailand

Nepal National Women’s Cricket Team flew for Thailand on Saturday to participate in the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Asian Region Qualifiers starting from Tuesday to February 27. The national players from... Read more »

Corrupt commissioner of national ‘anti-corruption body’ resigns

The Commissioner of Nepal’s chief anti-graft body, Central Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) Raj Narayan Pathak has resigned after being exposed of being corrupt himself.  He tendered his resignation on Friday... Read more »
Sunrise from Ghandruk (Image Courtesy NTB Twitter)

Come 2019, tourism looking good – visitors numbers up

Nepal Tourism Board has shared some exciting numbers – a 25% increase in international visitors in the month of January alone, as compared to the same month last year. According to NTB,... Read more »