Post Report 25 Apr 08:00 AM

A woman died in an elephant attack in Saptari district on Tuesday morning. Police said the elephant from Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve (KTWR) attacked Durga Devi Yadav, 45, while she was asleep in her home at Theliya Lakhanpati settlement in Kanchanrup Municipality-11. Read Full Story »

‘Enact law’ for Chure range conservation

Post Report 25 Apr 08:00 AM

Former President Ram Baran Yadav has urged the government to come up with policies to conserve Chure range that is going through severe degradation since decades. Read Full Story »

Quake survivors still in unsafe homes

Tika Prasad Bhatta 25 Apr 08:00 AM

Around 20,000 families in Ramechhap are still living in earthquake-damaged homes. Many families have carried out minor repair works like re-roofing, beam buttressing and wall crack plastering on their damaged homes, but they can hardly be called safe. Read Full Story »

Post Report 25 Apr 08:00 AM

Nepal has been elected by acclamation as Chair of the Committee on Conferences, a permanent subsidiary organ of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) for 2018. Read Full Story »

Post Report 25 Apr 08:00 AM

Seven Nepali Congress youth leaders have demanded an early general convention of the party to reinvigorate the party. Read Full Story »

Oli scoffs at ‘autocratic’ slur

Post Report 25 Apr 08:00 AM

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Tuesday dismissed accusations of ‘imposing totalitarianism’ and stressed the government’s focus remains on accelerating development in the country. Read Full Story »

Post Report 25 Apr 08:00 AM

The Cabinet has endorsed the Foreign Visit Management Directive for government officials including ministers, aimed at controlling “unnecessary” foreign trips by those holding public office. Read Full Story »

Post Report 25 Apr 08:00 AM

The Nepal Army has formed a board of inquiry to investigate the claim of rape against Nepali UN Peacekeepers in South Sudan. A few troopers from the Blue Helmets allegedly raped two minors at their duty stations. Read Full Story »

NRA: Private houses to be built within next fiscal

Post Report 25 Apr 08:00 AM

As the government faces widespread criticisms over the slow pace of reconstruction, the National Reconstruction Authority on Tuesday said reconstruction of private homes impacted by the April 2015 earthquake would be completed within the next fiscal year. Read Full Story »

Govt bans essential service disruption

Post Report 25 Apr 08:00 AM

The government has banned all kinds of strike by essential service providers. A Cabinet meeting on Tuesday decided to publish a notice in the Nepal Gazette to enforce the order. Read Full Story »

Fired Spanish contractor seeks $101m from Caan

Post Report 25 Apr 08:22 AM

The Spanish contractor who was fired from the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) improvement project has filed an arbitration claim against the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (Caan) with the Singapore International Arbitration Centre, demanding return of its guarantee money and compensation for losses resulting from the termination of the contract. Read Full Story »

Nepse to allow transfer of stock purchase right

Post Report 25 Apr 08:22 AM

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Nepal’s only ICP fails to operate at full capacity

Shankar Acharya 25 Apr 08:22 AM

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Poonam Khetrapal Singh 25 Apr 07:56 AM

Eliminating malaria is both possible and necessary, here’s how to accelerate progress Read Full Story »

Mahendra P Lama 25 Apr 07:56 AM

S Asia is full of cooperative ventures that have stalled due to perceived notions of eroding national control Read Full Story »

Costs of reconstruction

25 Apr 07:56 AM

Resources must be expeditiously mobilised to carry reconstruction work to completion Read Full Story »

UML, Maoist can't run away from unification: Defence Minister Pokharel

Post Report 24 Apr 08:52 PM

Defence Minister and CPN-UML) General Secretary, Ishwar Pokharel has said that the UML and the CPN (Maoist Center) can't runway run away from unification of the two parties. Read Full Story »

Nepali UN peacekeepers accused of child rape in South Sudan

Post Report 24 Apr 03:16 PM

The United Nations (UN) peacekeepers from Nepal serving in South Sudan are facing allegations of child rape, reported AFP. Read Full Story »

Police open fire at Knife attack suspects in Dharan

Post Report 24 Apr 02:45 PM

Police on Tuesday opened fire while attempting to arrest two suspects who had attacked two students of Purwanchal Engineering Campus in Dharan, Sunsari with a knife on Monday night. Read Full Story »

Kandel appointed NPC Vice-Chairman

Post Report 24 Apr 02:25 PM

The government has decided to appoint Pushpa Kandel as the Vice-Chairperson of the National Planning Commission (NPC). Read Full Story »

‘Rumours of totalitarianism are being spread while accelerating development’

Post Report 24 Apr 02:23 PM

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24 Apr 01:29 PM

A rape case has been filed against District Education Officer (DEO) Gyanmani Nepal. Read Full Story »

24 Apr 01:24 PM

One person was killed and 19 passengers were injured in a bus – truck collision at Syauli Bazaar along the Narayangadh–Muglin route on Tuesday. Read Full Story »

Post Report 24 Apr 10:05 AM

A woman died when she was attacked by an elephant from Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve in Saptari district on Tuesday morning. Read Full Story »

Post Report 24 Apr 09:36 AM

Two students of Purwanchal Engineering Campus in Dharan were injured in knife attack on Monday night. Read Full Story »

Mixed bag for Nepal

Post Report 24 Apr 08:31 AM

Nepal achieved mixed results in the South Asian Regional Qualifiers of ITF Asian U-12 Team Championships on Monday at the Satdobato tennis courts in Lalitpur. Read Full Story »

Paribanda: A fusion of folklore and dance

Post Report 24 Apr 08:31 AM

Paribanda, a play that brings to stage the various forms of traditional dances practiced by ethnic groups around Nepal, is currently being staged at Sarwanam Theatre, in the Capital. Read Full Story »

Discussing archiving and historical memory

Post Report 24 Apr 08:31 AM

Nepal Picture Library, an archive set up by, is organising three reading seminars pertaining to the various aspects of archiving and historical memory and their relations to gender and feminist thought and practice. also recently launched the Feminist Memory Project, which will collect historical photographs and audio or written documents relating to the history of feminism in Nepal. Read Full Story »

Moynihan’s Kathmandu paintings on display

Post Report 24 Apr 08:31 AM

Internationally-renowned artist Maura Moynihan’s art exhibition titled Who Loves Kathmandu More Than Me? opened at the premises of Kathmandu Art in Lazimpat on Saturday. The exhibition features a collection of Moynihan’s modern-contemporary artworks inspired by the Kathmandu Valley. Read Full Story »

Job hunt made easy

Bivek Khatiwada 24 Apr 08:31 AM

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Kailali imports veggie worth Rs500m annually

Mohan Budhayer 24 Apr 08:31 AM

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Rupee hits 13-month low

Post Report 24 Apr 08:31 AM

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30pc tunnel work completed at Bheri Babai, thanks to TBM

Post Report 24 Apr 08:31 AM

The Bheri Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project has finished digging 30 percent of a 12-km tunnel in five months using a tunnel boring machine (TBM), the first use of the technology in Nepal. Read Full Story »

Rajesh Khanal 24 Apr 08:31 AM

Nepal will be raising issues related to quarantine, technical barriers to trade (TBT), transshipment modality, bulk cargo movement and inland waterways at the Nepal-India Intergovernmental Committee (IGC) meeting slated to start Thursday in Kathmandu. Read Full Story »

Sangam Prasain 24 Apr 08:31 AM

Nepal’s 2017-18 grain harvest is expected to hit a record high despite a projected fall in paddy output. According to the latest statistics of the Ministry of Agricultural Development, the country’s paddy, maize, wheat, millet, buckwheat and barley output is projected to grow 2.43 percent to 10 million tonnes this fiscal year ending mid-July. Read Full Story »

Traffic police officer throws acid on woman

Ramesh Kumar Paudel 24 Apr 08:24 AM

Ratnanagar police have arrested a traffic police officer in Chitwan district for stalking and throwing acid on a married woman he desperately wanted to marry.Sub-Inspector (SI) Ramchandra Khaniya, posted at temporary traffic police post in Ratnanagar, threw acid on Kalpana Shrestha, 28, in Bharatpur Metropolitan City-10 on Sunday. Read Full Story »

Post Report 24 Apr 08:24 AM

The absence of two major leaders has further delayed Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal (RJP-N) selecting its parliamentary party office bearers.Co-ordinator of the six-member presidium Mahantha Thakur and one of its six leaders Mahendra Raya Yadav are currently receiving medical treatment in New Delhi. Read Full Story »

EC asks govt to ensure safety of commissioners

Post Report 24 Apr 08:24 AM

The Election Commission (EC) on Monday asked the government to ensure safety of the chief election commissioner and commissioners after the house of CEC Ayodhee Prasad Yadav was damaged in bomb blast. Read Full Story »

Police apprehend five men for attacking Mayur driver

Post Report 24 Apr 08:24 AM

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Quake recovery hits new hurdle: Survivors building 1-room homes

Post Report 24 Apr 08:24 AM

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Post Report 24 Apr 08:24 AM

Minister of Physical Infrastr-ucture and Trans-portation Raghubir Mahaseth on Monday said the government plans to register private taxis under companies. This move will eliminate the hegemony of transport cartels, the minister said. Read Full Story »

Preps begin for Modi’s visit starting May 11

Anil Giri 24 Apr 08:24 AM

Reciprocating high-level visits from Nepal and aiming to reset ties with Kathmandu, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is arriving here on May 11, his third time after taking office in 2014. Read Full Story »

B’desh-India-Nepal bus trial run

Post Report 24 Apr 08:24 AM

A trial bus service on the Bangladesh-India-Nepal route has been flagged off, in a major development in transport across the three countries.Two buses carrying 80 delegates from the three nations led by Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation Chairman Fariduddin Ahmed left the BRTC international depot in Motijheel, Dhaka, on Monday morning, according to Bangladeshi media. Read Full Story »

Whose integrity is it anyway?

Sujeev Shakya 24 Apr 08:14 AM

The government must lay to rest speculations that surround the introduction of the National Integrity Policy to limit INGOs Read Full Story »

Repair or despair

Anurag Devkota 24 Apr 08:14 AM

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Learn the lesson

24 Apr 08:14 AM

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Unhealed wounds

Ram Kumar Bhandari 24 Apr 08:14 AM

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Safer Himalayas

Anustha Shrestha 24 Apr 08:14 AM

Measures must be put in place to ensure the safety of visitors and local guides in the mountains of Nepal Read Full Story »

33 kg gold smuggling case: Crime Division sub-inspector Rawal held

Post Report 23 Apr 08:50 PM

A special investigation team formed to look into the smuggling of 33 KG gold from Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu has arrested sub-inspector at Metropolitan Crime Division Gajendra Rawal. Read Full Story »

Post Report 23 Apr 08:16 PM

The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has arrested assistant manager at Bardibas branch of Rastriya Banijya Bank while accepting bribe from a service seeker on Monday. Read Full Story »

Post Report 23 Apr 07:07 PM

The Hetauda-Dakshinkali roadway, an alternate short route to enter Kathmandu, will be closed for six hours daily for 35 days from April 24 to May 29 for upgradation of the roadway. Read Full Story »