Visiting UN Under-Secretary-General Acharya meets NPC vice Chair

Gyan Chandra Acharya

Kathmandu / March 19: The United Nations Under-Secretary-General Gyan Chandra Acharya, who is on a Nepal visit, today called on Vice Chairperson of the National Planning Commission (NPC) Dr Min Bahadur Shrestha at the Commission’s Secretariat. During the meeting, Dr Shrestha said Nepal has potentiality to pursue development at a fast pace if information technology […]

Armies from 28 countries in Kavre to take part in Shanti Prayas III

Nepalese Army

Kathmandu / March 19: Army persons from 28 countries including those contributing to the United Nations peacekeeping mission have gathered at Panchkhal of Kavre to take part in a 15-day Multinational Peacekeeping Exercise- Shanti Prayas III- beginning on Monday. The event to be held at the Birendra Peace Operation Training Centre, Panchkhal, is supported by […]

Nepali Embassy organizes book exhibition in London

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Kathmandu / March 18: The Embassy of Nepal in the UK has organized a literary festival and book exhibition programme on the occasion of the bicentennial diplomatic ties between Nepal and the UK. The Embassy has organized a literary festival and books exhibition published from the Sajha Publications. As high as 3000 books have been […]

Senior litterateur Dixit honoured

Madan Mani Dixit

Kathmandu / March 18: The Prose Writer Shankar Lamichhane Foundation has honoured Akshyar Shiromani Madanmani Dixit here on Saturday. Organising a special programme on the occasion of 41st birth anniversary of the essayist Lamichhane, the Foundation honoured Dixit with shawl and a letter of felicitation. Similarly, the Foundation also awarded senior litterateur Balkrishna Pokharel with […]

Chinese Ambassador expresses confidence towards Nepal’s participation in ‘OBOR’


Kathmandu / March 17: Diplomats and legal experts have said the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) concept forwarded by China would open up door to Nepal’s socio-economic development. At a workshop on ‘South Asia and China Connecting in the Prospective of OBOR Project’ organized by the Kathmandu School of Law in Bhaktapur on Friday, the […]

NRA asks authorities to prevent further damages to heritages

Nepal Reconstruction Authority

Kathmandu / March 17: The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has decided to request the authorities concerned to make necessary arrangement for the prevention of further damages to earthquake-affected historical heritages and palaces till their reconstruction and rehabilitation. A meeting of the executive committee held under the premiership of NRA Chied Executive Officer Dr Govinda Raj […]

DPM Nidhi meets Indian Home Minister Singh, draws attention to Kailali incident

DPM Nidhi Meeting

New Delhi / March 16: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs, Bimalendra Nidhi, who is presently on India visit this morning held a meeting with Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh. During the meeting took place at the North Block-based Indian Home Ministry, DPM Nidhi drew the attention of the Indian Home Minister towards […]

Proposal to manage fecal sludge to be discharged from Singha Durbar internally


Kathmandu / March 16: The Ministry of Water Supply and Sanitation has come up with a proposal to manage sewage to be discharged from Singha Durbar, country’s main administrative station, internally. The Ministry has proposed to install an Omni processor machine within the Singha Durbar to process fecal sludge to be discharged from there. Presently […]

EC officially approached to lift ban on Nepali Airlines

Nepal Airlines

Kathmandu / March 15: The Government of Nepal has handed over an official letter approaching the European Commission (EC) to lift a ban on Nepali Airlines in European skies. Secretary at Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Shanker Bairagi, handed the approach paper to European Union Ambassador to Nepal, Renjse Tehrink, at Ministry on Wednesday, asking withdrawal […]

4th national summit of Microfinance kicks off in capital

Nepal Rastra Bank

Kathmandu / March 15: The 4th National Microfinance Summit organized by the Center for Microfinance (CMF), Nepal has kicked off in the capital from today. Minister for Finance Krisha Bahadur Mahara inaugurated the three-day summit where more than 800 participants from various stakeholders like the government, microfinance institutions, development partners, Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) and […]

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