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Visiting Princess Beatrice of York visits Tilganga Eye Hospital


Kathmandu / Oct 2: Princess Beatrice of York, granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth, who is on Nepal visit, has today visited the Tilganga Eye Hospital. She also watched eye bank, an eye lens manufacturing industry and the training hall. She also consulted with ophthalmologists on the condition of services the hospital has been providing. The Princess […]

Matrisishu Miteri Hospital a symbol of two country relations: President Bhandari


Pokhara / Sept 28: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has said the relations between Matrisisu Miteri Hospital and the Komagane city of Japan have been the symbol of sisterly relations. Inaugurating the 25-bed maternity hospital located at Batulechaur here on Wednesday, President Bhandari expressed belief that the hospital would provide necessary health service to women, children […]

Quake survivors upset with INGOs; rampant spending of aid money


Prasanna Pokharel / Gorkha: Locals of Gorkha – the epicenter of the 25 April 2016 earthquake – have expressed their outrage to the INGO’s acts of haphazard spending of aid money in the district. People vented their ire at the INGOS’ activities of distributing relief to accessible people, rampant distribution of relief and reconstruction support […]

US Embassy Youth Council launches mobile apps and website


Kathmandu / Aug 17: US Embassy Youth Council has launched mobile apps and website to provide information about construction of quake-resistant houses. Secretary at the Ministry of Information and Communications, Dinesh Kumar Thapaliya, inaugurated the mobile apps– Econstruction and website— amidst a function here on Wednesday. Stating that communications apps could play crucial role in […]

INGOs yet to reach Manang

Manang District

Kathmandu / July 29: The International Non Governmental Organizations (INGOs) – which have reached many parts of the country to help Nepal Government in its stride for development – are yet to reach Manang district. The INGOs are not carrying out any programmes in the trans-Himalayan district of Manang although active in the rest 74 […]

DFID to provide approx Rs 4.48 billion grant


Kathmandu / July 28: The Government of the United Kingdom, Department of International Development (DFID) has agreed to provide a grant assistance of Pound 29.5 million (approximately NRs 4.48 billion) to the Government of Nepal for the implementation of Skills for Employment Programme. A Memorandum of Understanding to this effect was signed today by Baikuntha […]

KOICA provides grant assistance worth USD 2 million for the SZHCP


Kathmandu / July 20: The Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has provided grant assistance worth USD 2 million for the Korea-WFP Saemaul Zero Hunger Communities Project (SZHCP) being run in Nepal by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). In a statement, WFP Nepal welcomed the assistance, saying that the grant amount would help continue […]

Japanese envoy inaugurates retina treatment programme

Eye Program

Bhaktapur / July 15: A retina eye treatment programme, ‘Retina Eye Care Nepal’ has been launched at the Eye, Nose, Ear, Throat and Child Hospital and Rehabilitation Centre based at Manohara of Madhyapur Thimi Municipality – 16. Japanese Ambassador to Nepal, Masahi Ogawa, inaugurated the service launched jointly with support of BP Eye Foundation and […]

KOICA provides financial assistance


Chitwan / July 14: The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has provided financial assistance to the School of Health Science, Bharatpur for the construction of a herbal garden and purchasing a bus for carrying students. The School is the constituent college of the Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT). KOICA representative Yong Mili […]

More investment in young people: UNFPA CR Vallese


Kathmandu / July 11: UNFPA Country Representative for Nepal, Giulia Vallese, has said Nepal’s aspiration to become a middle-income country and to attain the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 rests on how much it would invest in its young people, including teenage girls, which is the theme of this year’s World Population Day (11 July, […]

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