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PM Deuba stresses establishment of international science research laboratory

Sher Bahadur Deuwa

Kathmandu / Sept. 10: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has stressed the need for establishing an international level science research laboratory in the country. In the circumstance that Nepali human resource produced within the country is doing excellent in international laboratories, the government, he said, would do its best in establishing an international level science […]

DPM Mahara calls on Chinese business community to invest in Nepal


Kathmandu / Sept. 10: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Krishna Bahadur Mahara has urged Chinese business community to invest in infrastructure sector in Nepal, as environment conducive to investment has been created in the country. “Nepal has focused on investment in infrastructure development and inter-country economic sector in order to increase connectivity […]

Garbage disposal resumes at Okharpauwa


Nuwakot / Sept. 10: The garbage disposal task which was halted for last week has resumed after concerned authorities agreed to address Okharpauwa locals’ demands. Locals agreed to halt the obstruction to garbage disposal from Kathmandu Metropolitan City at Sisdol landfill site after concerned authorities assured them of fulfilling their demands. According to Kakani Rural […]

EC sets Sept 10-12 as deadline to apply for PR electoral system

Election Commission

Kathmandu / Sept. 9: The Election Commission (EC) has issued a notice, asking the political parties wishing to take part in the proportional representation (PR) electoral system during the upcoming elections of the House of Representatives and State Assembly to apply for so from September 10 to 12. The government has announced to hold the […]

Ticket bookings for Dashain to open from Sept 12

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Kathmandu / Sept. 9: Advanced bookings of bus tickets for the upcoming Dashain festival is scheduled to be opened from Tuesday (September 12) after government agreed to meet the demands of the transport entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs had demanded to hike fare and allow carrying of passengers and loads on the buses roofs to open the ticket […]

Election Commission calls for applications from poll observers


Kathmandu / Sept. 9: The Election Commission has issued a notice calling an application for the international organisations, communities and representatives if they wish to observe the elections of the House of Representatives and State Assembly. The Commission has set the date till September 30 for the submission of application, said EC Under Secretary Mukunda […]

Prez awards outstanding students on National Education Day


Kathmandu / Sept. 8: President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Friday conferred various medals to outstanding students on the occasion of 38th National Education Day at Sheetal Niwas in Kathmandu. In a statement today, issued by the President’s Office, President Bhandari awarded medals to outstanding students with both the national and international degrees. As many as […]

Zero-tolerance policy against breach of election code of conduct

Election Commission

Kathmandu / Sept. 8:Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has said the Election Commission is adopting a zero-tolerance policy against a breach of the election code of conduct and the politics of negation. In his address to an orientation programme organised today for micro observers deputed to 136 local levels of eight districts in the […]

2 Nepali firms receive US Data-Driven Farming Award

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Kathmandu / Sept. 8:Two Nepali firms have been awarded with US Data-Driven Farming Award for Innovative Agricultural Solutions in utilising information and communications technology to improve agricultural productivity. In a statement, the US Diplomatic Mission said Kathmandu-based ICT firm Db2Map received US $100,000 for its FEOKrishi program that integrates satellite data with government and crowd-sourced […]

President Bhandari briefed about election preparation

President Visit

Kathmandu / Sept. 7: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has been briefed about the preparations for the local level election being held in Province No 2 on September 18. A team of the officials from Election Commission, including Chief Election Officer, Dr Ayodhee Prasad Yadav, briefed President Bhandari that EC had strictly urged all stakeholders to […]

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