Three DIGs move SC against promotions
(3 hours ago) KATHMANDU, Aug 19: Three Deputy Inspector Generals (DIGs) at Nepal Police challenged the government´s decision to promote nine DIGs to Additional Inspector Generals (AIG) at Supreme Court on Tuesday.
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Dahal unsure of statute on time‚ but hopeful
(3 hours ago) KATHMANDU: Chairman of Unified CPN-Maoist Pushpa Kamal Dahal today said he was not confident that the new constitution would be framed on time because the parties had not yet agreed on the principles
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ACC U-16 Premier : Nepal 33/2 after 15 overs (Live update)
(4 hours ago) KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Nepal has been sent in to bat first in the title clash of the ACC U-16 Premier against host Malaysia on Wednesday. After winning the toss, the host elected to field at Kinrara O
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Liberia-returned NA colonel, major sent into isolation
(4 hours ago) KATHMANDU : Two Nepal Army officers who returned from Liberia, the Ebola-hit west African country, have been sent into isolation at Nagarkot. The officers, who were deployed in the United Nations (UN)
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‘No compromise on nat’l interests’
(4 hours ago) KATHMANDU, AUG 20 - Prime Minister Sushil Koirala has said he will not compromise with India at the cost of Nepal’s national interests, nor will he sign any pact with the southern neighbour in a way t
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City Hall renovation begins
(yesterday) KATHMANDU, AUG 19 - The government has started work to revamp City Hall, the venue for the 18th Saarc Summit to be held in November. After announcing all the procurements necessary for refurbishing an
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CA panel agrees on title of new constitution
(3 hours ago) KATHMANDU: A meeting of the Constitutional-Political Dialogue and Consensus Committee headed by Unified CPN-Maoist leader Baburam Bhattarai held today agreed on the title of the new constitution. The
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Chemicals-laced water destroys paddy crops
(3 hours ago) RAUTAHAT: Chemicals-laced water stored by three distilleries has destroyed paddy crops planted over 1,000 bighas of land in the southern part of Rautahat. After Shreeram Mills Distillery at Garuda,
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Man swims for 36 hrs before rescue
(3 hours ago) BANKE, AUG 20 - “I got a new lease of life,” said an elated Chhotelal Kalwar of Kamdi VDC-7 in the district, who was rescued after being swept away around 15 kilometres downstream by the flooded Rapti
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3,000 Nepalis in Ebola zone
(4 hours ago) KATHMANDU, AUG 20 - An estimated 3,000 Nepalis are working in four countries confronting Ebola Virus Disease, stakeholders have said. The number of deaths from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has c
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Passport processing: Status check a click away
(4 hours ago) KATHMANDU, AUG 20 - Here’s a piece of good news for thousands of people who have spent hours on end and waited for days to apply for and get a machine readable passport: the Department of Passport has
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Department proposes new rules for diplomatic passport
(yesterday) KATHMANDU, AUG 19 - The Department of Passport under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has proposed to amend Passport Regulations (2014) aiming to change the distribution system for various types of pas
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1 Rihana brought back to capital in poor health
2 Nepalis to make world’s largest human flag
3 Hetauda-Kathmandu road section resumes
4 Floods, landslides ravage country
5 Major rivers flowing above danger mark
6 Post-mortem performed 10 days after ‘encounter’
7 Majority of lawmakers ignore CA dress code
8 ACC U-16 Premier : Nepal 33/2 after 15 overs (Live update)
9 TU to hold Convocation Day in December
10 Chari's brother moves SC against police
Business
Real School 2014 regional contest
Grand Bank in soup
Domestic problems blamed for low exports to India
Caan clips airlines’ wings for violating safety rules
Panel formed to study flaws in Public Procurement Act submits initial report
Finance secretary assumes office
 
Himalaya Airlines to begin operations in Oct
NRB launched 'term deposit' oversubscribed by 90 per cent
The shift from feature phones to smartphones cannot stop
Tatopani-based traders building alternate route
Power supply obstructed for the last one week
Vegetables worth Rs 18 b consumed in Valley
 
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CIAA nabs two police officers red-handed
(3 hours ago) KATHMANDU Aug 19: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has arrested two police officers red-handed on the charge of receiving Rs 75,000 as bribes near the Tribhuwan Intern
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Entertainment
British singer Cliff Richard cancels cathedral performance
West plans exclusive church for Kim
Nepal’s first mall theatre
 
'Turtles' outmuscle veteran action heroes at box office
Iranian filmmaker to offer workshop
Young artists at NAC
 
Art exhibition on Mustang
All hail the anti-heroes!
Talking transcendental tunes
Diaspora
Relief fund collected in Malaysia for Sindhupalchowk landslide victims
South Korea to repatriate 168 Nepalis stranded in Libya
Nepali youth dies in South Korea
USAID launching literacy project
'It's like coming out of the jaws of death' Migrant workers´ Iraq ordeal
 
Sports
Dassanayake set for August 28 return
Sanjeev takes first round lead
Real Madrid draws 1-1 with Atletico in Super Cup
Champions League: Arsenal held, Leverkusen wins
Cricketers putting aside obstacles for good performance
 
World
8 dead as landslides hit Japan's Hiroshima
450-kilogram alligator caught in US
Islamic State video purports to show beheading of U.S. journalist
Gaza war resumes with deadly strikes, rocket fire
Israel, Palestinians extend Gaza truce by 24 hours
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Nepal needs new political force to address common concerns
(Aug 18) AUG 18 - The tumultuous relationship between UCPN (Maoist) leaders Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Baburam Bhattarai has long been known. It has seemingly worsened over time. In early July, the Bhattarai camp
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In Pictures: Life of a Nepali drug addict | original source: Aljazeera
(Aug 14) Kathmandu, Nepal - An ineffectual government, a broken economy with few jobs to offer, and low-quality education, have all contributed to the Nepal's escalating drug crisis. The country's drug proble
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A new colour for your Facebook profile? It's a scam
(Aug 11) LONDON: A Facebook (FB) app offering to change the colour of FB’s profile page and header scams users, hacking into their FB account and computer. The scam tricks users into downloading an app called
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1950 treaty will be revised
 
'Those against PTA signing levelled various charges against us by pitching one-sided views'
(Aug 18) The draft of the power trade agreement (PTA) forwarded by the Indian side had created quite a stir, isn’t it? India had sent the draft of the PTA earlier this year based on the document we had forwarded in 2010. As per the international practice, we had not disclosed the content of the draft agreement provided to us by India. But we were holding d
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Busted: 5 Myths about Facebook's messenger app
(Aug 13) NEW YORK, Aug 12: Facebook´s recent effort to force people to adopt its standalone mobile messaging app has privacy-concerned users up in arms. Many of them believe the app is especially invasive. On
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Beyond the veil
(Aug 10) The moment I climb down from the vehicle, it starts to rain. First a light drizzle, then heavy downpour—as if the dark clouds were waiting for me to disembark from the vehicle before coming down with
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Jayanti Awards for three outstanding female students of NATHM
 
Look‚ no hands! Test driving a Google car
(Aug 17) CALIFORNIA: The car stopped at stop signs. It glided around curves. It didn't lurch or jolt. The most remarkable thing about the drive was that it was utterly unremarkable. This isn't damning with fa
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Camera witnesses Blur in sales
(Aug 11) KATHMANDU: With the increasing popularity of various makes and models of smartphones in the Nepali market, the market for digital cameras has been witnessing a significant shrink. With the introduction of different inbuilt camera feature rich smartphones and several apps related to photo editing, cameras are having touch time to cope with the sal
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EDITORIAL: On dangerous terrain
(Aug 08) The killing of Dinesh Adhikari alias Chari in, as police say, the outskirts of Kathmandu in an ‘encounter’ has raised many questions as to its validity. As far as police reports suggest, Chari was und
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Space for private equity: Game changer for the economy






 
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