Bomb goes off at State Minister Khadka’s house

A bomb exploded at the house of Minister of State for Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation, Champa Devi Khadka at Baglung municipality-2 last night. No human casualties have been reported from the blast that occurred at...

The Tenth South Asia Economic Summit started in Kathmandu

The Tenth South Asia Economic Summit took off today in Kathmandu with the ministers, legislators and policy makers of South Asia stressing that the region could achieve sustainable development on the back of regional...

President Bhandari paying an official visit to UAE on Nov 13-16

President Bidya Devi Bhandari is embarking on an official visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from 13 to 16 November at the cordial invitation of UAE’s Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and UAE’s Armed...

Prince Charles arrives in India on two-day visit

Britain’s Prince Charles and his wife Camilla Parker Bowles on Wednesday arrived in Indian capital city New Delhi on a two-day visit, officials said. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet Prince Charles and discuss...

Nepal cannot rely on remittances to become a Middle Income Country

Nepal risks failing to make the jump to “middle income” status by relying too heavily on remittance incomes, a new report by the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) and South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics...

Nepalese citizen Nawal Kishor Yadav received 2017 United Nations Secretary-General Award

Nepalese citizen Nawal Yadav received a 2017 United Nations Secretary-General Award today by Ms. Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary- General of the United Nation at the Secretariat New York. Each year the United Nations...

1.5 million property destroyed in Sunsari fire

A candle industry on Friday caught fire at Itahari Sub Metropolitan City in Sunsari, destroying property worth more than Rs 1.5 million. The candles lighted for illumination on the occasion of Laxmi puja on the...

At least 10 killed, 20,000 evacuated due to over 20 wildfires in California

Rudy Habibe, from Puerto Rico, and his service dog Maximus walk toward a burning building at the Hilton Sonoma Wine Country hotel, where he was a guest, in Santa Rosa, Calif., Monday, Oct. 9,...

List of anti-nuclear Nobel peace laureates

Nuclear disarmament group ICAN won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, but this is not the first time the Nobel committee has honored anti-nuke campaigners. Here is a list of previous Winners: 2017 International Campaign to...

World Bank to Continue Support for Technical Education and Vocational Training

Approves US$ 60 Million Credit for EVENT II Project KATHMANDU, October 1, 2017 – The World Bank has approved a US$ 60 million credit to support a second phase of the Enhanced Vocational Education and...