Local drive to stop students from Yarsagumba rush

By Netra Shahi Khalanga, Apr. 23: A rural municipality in Jumla has initiated a campaign to discourage parents from sending their wards to a remote area to collect Yarsagumba (Ophiocordyceps sinensis). Patarasi Rural Municipality...

NCP picks four women leaders in 154 posts

  By A Staff Reporter Kathmandu, Apr. 23: Ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) on Monday declared the completion of its party unification process after finalising the leadership in its 77 district committees.  NCP announced the names...

Ensure Road Safety

It is said that the real situation of the country can be seen on the road. The chaotic situation we see on our roads every day tells us that things pertaining to law enforcement and traffic management are not in desirable state. Unmanaged...

Time To Act

The current government has launched a campaign of Prosperous Nepal, Happy Nepali and is making sincere efforts to realise this goal in the next few years. Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli the other day said he stood by his promise to...

Two cadres of Biplav-led group arrested   

Gorakha, April 23: Police have arrested two cadres of the Netra Bikram Chand 'Biplav' group from Gorakha.      Those arrested are Bishnu Rijal and Ishwar Pandey. Rijal is the group's Gorakha district people's council...

FNJ calls for upholding press freedom  

Kathmandu, April 23: Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) has urged the government not to arrest journalists and hamper their work at the work place.      FNJ, the umbrella organisation of journalists across the country, complained...

Official: Sri Lanka failed to heed warnings of attacks

By BHARATHA MALLAWARACHI and KRISHAN FRANCIS,COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, April 22 (AP) — Sri Lankan officials failed to heed warnings from intelligence agencies about the threat of an attack by...

TV actor wins Ukraine presidential vote in a landslide

KIEV, Ukraine, April 22 (AP) — With nearly all the votes counted in Ukraine, TV star Volodymyr Zelenskiy is projected to win the country’s presidential runoff vote in a landslide. The...

Democratic Citizenship

Dev Raj Dahal   Democratic citizenship is a central issue of political theory and practice. Good training in citizenship rights and duties enables them to exercise valid...

The End Of Runway For The Jet

Raghuvir Srinivasan   Jet Airways seems to have approached the end of the runway. With banks unwilling to throw in more money to rescue the airline and no saviours visible...

NepaliSat-1 is nano-satellite with one kilogram weight

By Anuj Bhandari Recently, Nepal launched its first satellite into space. What purpose does it serve? Is it a breakthrough for Nepal’s...

Import of construction materials widens trade deficit further

By Laxman Kafle Kathmandu, Apr. 23: Rising import of infrastructure goods and the growing development activities in the country are blamed for the ever-widening trade deficit....

Tourism industry sector awaits solid policy

Nava Raj Dahal Although there has now been political stability in Nepal with a powerful and stable government, the country’s...

Thamel hosts more foreign tourists

CK Khanal   With the increase in the number of tourists visiting Nepal, Thamel, a major tourism hub of Kathmandu, now witnesses...

International Karate Championship kicks off in Patna

Neera Gautam, Patna, India, April 22 (RSS): The International Open Karate Championship has started at Pataliputra Sports Complex in...

8th National Games: Army bags three gold medals in swimming

Banke, April 21: The Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC) has clinched three gold medals in swimming under the 8th National Games held in Nepalgunj today. NRNA had secured a gold medal in...

Six hurt in bus accident  

Damauli, April 23: Six people have been injured when a passenger bus going towards Pokhara from Sunauli met with an accident at 2.0 am on the Prithvi highway in Tanahu today. The...

Tara Airlines aircraft meets accident

Ramechhap, April 22: An aircraft of Tara Airlines met with an accident at Manthali airport of Ramechhap in course of landing today. The Dornier aircraft with the cal sign 9N-AKK...

President Bhandari’s China visit significant in several ways: Gyawali

President Bidhya Devi Bhandari is leaving for China on a state visit on Wednesday (April 24). It will be the first state visit of...

Only qualified BRI projects will meet Nepal’s long-term interests: Dr. Xu Wenhong

Dr. Xu Wenhong, Deputy Secretary General of the Center of One Belt One Road at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), has...

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