Home » English

English

Share trading slightly up

Kathmandu, April 27: Transaction has slightly increased in the share market today. According to Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE), the Nepse index has risen merely by 0.02 per cent today and reached 1,670 points. However, the sensitive index that measures the shares of big companies fell by 0.16 per cent. The NEPSE stated that one million 451 thousand 520 units of ...

Read More »

Mata Tirtha Aunsi today

Kathmandu, April 26: Nepalis both home and abroad are observing the Mata Tirtha Aunsi or the Mother’s Day today by showing respect and reverence to their mothers by offering gifts and various delicacies. The day falls on the New Moon Day in the Nepali Month of Baisakh according to the lunar calendar. Living mothers are offered gifts consisting of delicacies ...

Read More »

Ultra-marathon runner Mira Rai honoured

Itahari, April 25: The Kirat Manch Nepal on Monday felicitated the world ultra – marathon runner Mira Rai here in the district. Former Minister and CPN (Maoist Centre) leader, Gopal Kirati, conferred the award and cash prize on Mira amidst a function held at Kirat Rai Yayokha Tayararipchi Building. Leader Kirati handed over Rs 50,000 in cash prize along with ...

Read More »

DIG Silwal under police control for inquiry

Kathmandu, April 24: The Nepal Police has taken its Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Nawaraj Silwal under control for interrogation into charges labeled against him. He had been accused of falsifying the work performance evaluation sheet attached to a petition filed by him against the new appointment of Inspector General at the Supreme Court and boycotting a meeting summoned by the ...

Read More »

Government and Morcha sign three-point agreement: agitation called off

Kathmandu, April 22: A three-point agreement has been signed between the Government and the agitating United Democratic Madhesi Front to thereby build an atmosphere conducive to the local-elections scheduled for May 14. The agreement was reached late this evening following the talks held between the two sides at the Prime Minister’s residence. Following the agreement, the UDMF has called off ...

Read More »

FNJ Kathmandu to head to election on Sunday

Kathmandu, April 22: Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) Kathmandu Chapter is gearing up for an election taking place on Sunday which will elect a new leadership. The FNJ Chapter’s 10th Convention was held on Friday and the election for new leadership will take place on Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm, Chief Election Official Govinda Pokharel said. The vote ...

Read More »

President Bhandari returns home after India State visit

Kathmandu, April 21: President Bidya Devi Bhandari returned home this evening after completing the five-day State visit to India. Upon her arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), the Head-0f-the-State was welcomed at the VVIP longue by Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun, Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, Speaker Onsari Gharti, Deputy Prime Ministers Kamal Thapa and Krishna Bahadur Mahara and government ...

Read More »

Four dead in Kalikot landslide

Kalikot, April 20: Four persons including three of the same family died in a landslide that took place at Lalighat bazaar in remote Kalikot district this evening. Those losing lives are Gorkhe Sikal BK, 40, Ghan Sikal BK and Baskura Sikal BK, 13, of Naraharinath Rural Municipality-1 and Bhawana Devkota of Sanne Tribeni Rural Municipality-3 in the district, according to ...

Read More »

President Bhandari extends condolences to Karki family

Kathmandu, April 15: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended condolences to the family of Nepali Congress central committee member Gyanendra Bahadur Karki who has been bereaved of his father. President Bhandari on Saturday evening went to Karki’s residence at Bhinsepati to extend her condolences to the bereaved members of the family, the President’s Press advisor Madhav Sharma informed . Leader ...

Read More »

Skating Centre to be built in Pokhara

Pokhara, April 15: The first ever skating centre is currently under construction within the vicinity of the Pokhara stadium here. The centre which bears the hallmarks of an international level is first of its kind in Nepal. The Western Regional Sport Development Committee will complete the construction of the skating centre within 21 days and spend a budget of $ ...

Read More »