Partner’s for Progress

CEO Gyawali, Indian Ambassador jointly unveil website on India-assisted post-earthquake reconstruction projects

Kathmandu / Sept 22: Chief Executive Officer of National Reconstruction Authority Sushil Gyewali and Indian Ambassador to Nepal Vinay M. Kwatra jointly unveiled a dedicated website on India-assisted post-earthquake reconstruction projects in the education sector in Nepal. The website, available in both English and Nepali versions, is a one stop, user friendly window for all […]


Chinese side hands over Durbar High School building to school management

Kathmandu / Sept. 8: A building of Durbar High School reconstructed with support from Government of China has been handed over to the school management today. Though the reconstruction of the building was completed in the month of January, the process to handover the building was delayed due to outbreak of coronavirus infection. Min, the […]


UNFPA launches phase II of landmark project to prevent GBV in two provinces

Kathmandu / Sept 7: United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in coordination with the Ministry of Women, Children and Senior Citizens (MoWCSC) and relevant provincial and local authorities, launched the second phase of a project that seeks to reduce gender-based violence and discrimination against women and girls in two provinces, on Monday. The Gender-based Violence (GBV) […]


At least two-thirds of Nepal’s schoolchildren unable to access remote learning during school closures: UNICEF

Kathmandu / Aug 28: More than two-thirds of Nepal’s schoolchildren are deprived of distance learning during their school closures, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) stated in a report on Friday. Based on its Child and Family Tracker survey, UNICEF Nepal found that more than two-thirds of Nepal’s schoolchildren are unable to access remote learning […]


Take home ration distributed to school children in Sudur Paschim and Karnai Provinces

Kathmandu / Aug 5: Fortified rice, lentils and vegetable oil, totalling to nearly 1,500 MT, donated by the United States have been distributed by the UN World Food Programme (WFP) and the Government of Nepal to school children (from Grade 1-8) in rural areas, according to the WFP. The children are missing out on nutritious […]


Tibet’s Shigatse city provides medical supplies worth Rs 2.7 million to Bharatpur

Chitwan, July 31: Shigatse city of Tibet province of China has donated Rs 2.7 million worth of medical appliances to Bharatpur Metropolitan City. Amid a program held in Chitwan, the representatives of Shigatse city and members of Nepal Immigrant Chinese Association handed over medical equipment to Gopal Krishna Neupane, the advisor to the metropolis. The […]


INF distributes relief items, medical equipment in Bajura

Prakash Singh / Bajura: International Nepal Fellowship (INF), Bajura has distributed relief items and medical equipment among the poor families in Bajura district. According to Capacity Development Officer Tilak Bhandari at INF Bajura, relief items, medical equipment and sanitary napkins were provided to poor families and single women. A total of 625 families comprising 215 […]


JICA Nepal sign pact on school development program

Kathmandu / July 23: The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed an agreement with the government of Nepal to provide a grant assistance of 300 million Japanese Yen (Rs 335 million) for the 5th year of the “School Sector Development Program (SSDP). According to a press statement issued by JICA, the agreement was signed by […]


Nepal-Korea hospital launches free COVID-19 test for Cancer, Heart Patients

Bhaktapur / July 19: Nepal Korea Friendship Hospital run by the Madhyapur Thimi Municipality in Bhaktapur has availed free coronavirus test for patients from the Bhaktapur Cancer Hospital and Shahid Gangalal National Heart Centre. As per the agreement reached with two special health facilities for particular diseases, the Hospital has launched free PCR tests for […]


Govt and World Bank sign Rs. 54 billion road support project to boost post-COVID-19 recovery

Kathmandu / July 17: The government and the World Bank signed a $450 million (around Rs. 54 billion) financing agreement that will help Nepal improve efficiency and safety of transport infrastructures, cross-border trade, and strengthen capacity for strategic road network management. In presence of Finance Minister Dr. Yuba Raj Khatiwada, the agreement was signed by […]




TOP NEWSview all

Efforts are underway to send US vaccines to Nepal: Ambassador Khatiwada

Govt. to resume Vaccination Campaign from May 16

CAAN asks not to charge high fare in name of Emergency Flight

NRNA to supply Oxygen Concentrators to Nepal

Kami Rita scales Everest 25 times; Tourism Ministry appeals not to disseminate fake information




Positive Development Media Pvt. Ltd. / Regd. No: 232 / 073-74

Newbaneshwor
Kathmandu, Nepal

4479401


Editor : Mr. Divesh J.B. Rana Chairperson : Mr. Kishore Thapa


Counter:
Web Counter