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Nepal Police lift trophy of Ruslan Cup Cricket

this is entry Kathmandu, Jan 17: Defeating departmental Tribhuwan Army Club by four wickets, Nepal Police Club won the Second Ruslan Cup Cricket. In the final match held at TU Cricket Ground in Kirtipur on Tuesday, the Nepal Police Club managed the target of 143 runs set by the army club with the loss of six wickets in 19 overs. Dipendra Singh Eri ...

Ban arrested with 8 kg charas

this is entry Kathmandu, Jan 17: Police here have arrested 50-year old Juddha Ban of Baglung with 8 kg hashish from Nagdhunga, Kathmandu today. Police inspector Bidur Chandra Adhikari shared that Ban was arrested with the contraband as he was carrying it hiding in a black plastic bag on a bus (Ga 1 Kha 3678) heading to Kathmandu from Pokhara.

Govt issues warning to gold smugglers

this is entry Kathmandu, Jan 17: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Krishna Bahadur Mahara, has warned of taking action against those involved in gold smuggling. DPM Mahara has directed the Finance secretary and officials at the revenue office to carry out serious investigation in this connection. Issuing a press note today, the Ministry has refuted the news carried by media involving ...

Three die in road accident

this is entry Itahari (Sunsari), Jan 14: Three persons were killed when a Biratnagar-bound bus (Na 6 Kha 2931) hit a motorcycle (Ko 29 Kha 5530) along the East West Highway at Haripur-8 in Sunsari on Saturday. The deceased have been identified as Suman Bastola of Hasandaha in Morang and Kanchha Tamang of Itahari-5 in Sunsari, the motorcycle rider and a pillion passenger ...

yawali dismissed, Pokhrel appointed NRA Chief

this is entry Kathmandu, Jan 11: The government has appointed Dr Govinda Raj Pokharel to the post of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) by removing Sushil Gyawali. A meeting of the Council of Ministers today decided to replace Gyawali with the new appointment, citing his response to the clarification sought by the government second time over his official performance ...

Fire guts restaurant in Pokhara

this is entry Pokhara, Jan 11: A fire broke out at the Three Star Restaurant at Barahi Chowk of Pokhara last night. Ward Police Office, Baidam’s Head Constable, Rajendra Chaudhary, said the fire broke out at 10:45 pm and was taken under control at 1 am with efforts from security personnel and local residents. The fire has completely gutted the restaurant owned by ...

Maiti Nepal rescued 136 women from Chitwan in past one year

this is entry Ratnanagar (Chitwan), Jan 11: A total of 136 women were rescued from Chitwan while being trafficked to India in the past one year. Maiti Nepal rescued 136 women from Chitwan, Regional Programme Official, Yuvraj Dawadi said. Among the rescued, 102 women were being trafficked with intent to sell them while 34 others were rescued to avert risk. The organization was ...

Study projects 50,000 MW electricity demand by 2040 in Nepal

this is entry Kathmandu, Jan 9: A study has showed that the country would demand 50,000 mega watt electricity by 2040. A study carried out by the Water and Energy Commission said the calculation of the electricity demand is based on the rise of electricity demand by 15 per cent every year. During a press conference organized at the Ministry of Energy on ...

Supreme Court disqualifies Lokman Singh to stay as CIAA Chief any more

this is entry Kathmandu, Jan 8: The Supreme Court has issued a verdict on Sunday disqualifying the suspended Chief of the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), Lokman Singh Karki, to stay in the post any more. A full bench comprising Justices Ishwori Prasad Khatiwada, Dr Anand Mohan Bhattarai and Anil Kumar Sinha decided that appointment of Lokman Singh Karki as ...

Govt working out to reduce load shedding in industrial corridor: Energy Minister

this is entry Parsa, Jan 7: Minister for Energy Janardan Sharma has said that the Ministry was working out to extend the load shedding free zone to industrial corridor as well. In a press meet organized by the Press Centre Parsa today, Minister Sharma added that they were planning to lessen the load shedding (power outage) hours in various areas including industrial corridors. ...