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3rd phase local poll: Results of 129 levels announced

Election Commission

Kathmandu / Sept. 24: The election results of 129 out of 136 local levels in Province No 2 have been announced till 4:00 pm Sunday. The Joint Election Operation Centre (JEOC) at the Election Commission (EC) said that the Nepali Congress has won chairs in 37 levels, CPN (Maoist Centre) in 21 levels, and CPN […]

CIAA seeks smooth delivery of public services during festivals


Kathmandu / Sept. 24: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has directed the government bodies to ensure smooth public service delivery during the festivals. The CIAA summoned the government secretaries and representatives from different consumer-focused organizations to instruct them for taking all possible measures so to prevent any untoward inconveniences to […]

Number of people leaving valley for Dashain on the rise

packed micro bus old bus park

Kathmandu / Sept. 24: With the start of Dashain festival, the flow of the festival celebrators leaving Kathmandu valley for their home hometowns increasing. Approximately 317,000 people left the valley in just three days since the festival formally begun on September 21 by observing Ghatasthapana, according to the Metropolitan Traffic Police Division. People have been […]

President Bhandari stresses qualitative development of journalism

Press Council Award

Kathmandu / Sept. 22: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has spoken of the need of bringing about qualitative along with its quantitative development in the journalism sector with the establishment of the democratic system in the country. She also called on the media sector to contribute towards creating a positive environment for strengthening the republic and […]

Nepal’s constitution harbinger of new era of peace, stability, development: PM Deuba

PM Deuwa Leaving for New York

New York / Sept 22: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that Nepal has adopted the policy of pluralism in the domestic front and of multi-polarism in the international relations. Prime Minister Deuba, who is here in connection with attending the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, said this in a statement […]

EC calls for application from election observers; Phase III local polls: Election results of 76 local units declared so far

Election Commission

Kathmandu / Sept 22: The Election Commission (EC) has asked those individuals and organisations wanting to observe the elections to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies slated for November 26 and December 7 to submit application for the same within 15 days. Issuing a notice today, the EC said any individual or organisation working […]

23 out of 135 local levels’ vote count over; UML candidate who lost elections by a vote wins with 11 votes in the recount


Kathmandu / Sept. 21: The vote count of 23 out of 135 local levels of Province No 2 has been finished so far. As per the update shared by the Joint Election Observation Centre stationed at the Election Commission, Nepali Congress has secured victory in eight local levels, while CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist-Centre) in four […]

Prez Bhandari performs Ghatasthapana rituals

Dashain Tika

Kathmandu / Sept. 21: President Bidya Devi Bhandari performed the Ghatasthapana rituals as per the Vedic procedure at the President Office, Shital Niwas, in Maharajgunj today,wishing for world peace and prosperity of the Nepalis. Today is Ghatasthapana, the first day of the 10-day Hindu festival of Bada Dashain. On the day of Ghatasthapana, all Nepalis […]

Doctors demonstrate against Council of Ministers’ decision


Kathmandu / Sept. 21: The doctors, in the initiatives of medical associations, have demonstrated against the instruction given by the Council of Ministers to the Ministry of Health last Monday for formulating a Bill to make negligent doctors compensate patients. The Bill aims to curb negligence on the part of doctors and make them compensate […]

Expedite construction of projects of national pride: Devt Committee to Govt

Parliament Building

Kathmandu / Sept. 20: The Development Committee under the Legislature-Parliament has issued directives to the government to accelerate the construction of mega projects in the country. The meeting chaired by Committee’s President Rabindra Adhikari in the Capital today issued the directive to the Office of Prime Minister and Council of Ministers, Ministry of Physical Infrastructure […]

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