CoAS Chhetri receives Title of Honorary Indian General

CoAS Chhetri

Kathmandu / February 3: Indian President Pranab Mukherjee has conferred the title of the honorary Indian General on Nepal’s Chief of Army Staff, Rajendra Chhetri. CoAS Chhetri was given the rank insignia amidst a special ceremony organized at the Rastrapati Bhawan in New Delhi, India on Wednesday. It is in line with the tradition of […]

Nat’l grid to get 7 megawatt power soon


Ilam / February 2: The Sanima Mai Hydropower Project has generated seven megawatt electricity from its cascade project based at Danabari and Chisapani VDCs in Ilam district. The project has started its test production recently by completing the entire construction works. Administrative Officer of the project, Basanta Poudel, said that the power generated from the […]

Bhaktapur municipality to support quake survivors

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Bhaktapur / January 31: The Bhaktapur Municipality has decided to waive off the fee in the approval of house design maps for the quake survivors building a new house. The cent percent waiver is being made to provide relief to the quake survivors. The quake survivors who lost their homes completely in the quake and […]

Anti-drug campaign in Jajarkot

Map of Jajarkot

Jajarkot / January 30: The Jajarkot District Police Office has launched a month-long campaign against transportation and smuggling of the narcotic drugs. Chief of the district police, Dan Bahadur Malla, said that the campaign was started at once from the district police office and other offices under its command in different parts of the district. […]

Agreement on importing 300 MW of electricity from India


Kathmandu / January 29: The government is to import 300 megawatt of electricity from India within the next one and half year. The joint standing committee meeting of energy secretaries of Nepal and India here Friday agreed on the import of 80 MW of electricity from the Dhalkebar-Mujjafpur cross-border transmission line within the next three […]

Prez Bhandari authenticates four bills

President Authentication

Kathmandu, Jan 27: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has authenticated various four bills. President Bhandari on Tuesday authenticated the ‘Bill on Pokhara Institute of Health Sciences -2072’ as per Article 113 (2) of the constitution, informed the office of the President today. Likewise, other bills authenticated by the President are the ‘Bill on vaccination-2072 BS’, ‘Bill […]

Indian Embassy gifts 33 ambulances on 67th Republic Day

Ambulance Handover

Kathmandu / January 26: The 67th Republic Day of India was celebrated in a public ceremony held in the premises of the Embassy of India, Kathmandu today. On this occasion, the Ambassador of India to Nepal Ranjit Rae hoisted the national flag and read out the message of the President of India. The President’s message […]

Renowned mountaineer Reinhold Messner graced Nepal’s function at CMT, Germany


Kathmandu / January 25: This year’s Caravan, Motors and Tourism (CMT) 2016, international travel fair held from 16 January 2016 in Messe Stuttgart, Germany concluded successfully on 24th January 2016. Nepal made its active presence in Nepal Stand: Hall No. 4 B 11 in this fair. Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), in coordination with Nepal German […]

Over 30,000 complaints registered at CIAA in a year


Kathmandu / January 24: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) last year received more than 9,000 complaints in compared to the previous year. Over 30,000 complaints were registered at the national anti-graft body last year while this number stood at 21,000 the previous year, according to CIAA Under Secretary and Assistant […]

Electric crematorium building formally comes into operation

Electric Cremention

Kathmandu /  January 24: An electric crematorium building has formally come into operation from Sunday. The building was brought into operation by the Pashupati Area Development Trust (PADT). Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Ananda Pokharel inaugurated the building at a programe organised by PADT here on Sunday. On the occasion, Minister Pokharel said […]

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