With a new building code in the pipeline, officials involved in the preparations say houses will undergo stringent tests before and during construction.
Opinions are divided over the institutional framework that will oversee the massive rebuilding activities that need to be carried out
A fresh jolt that struck the country on Tuesday claimed 61 lives till late in the evening.
Every year, the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) publishes the National Account Estimate with the GDP growth estimate for the year by mid-May.
In quake-hit Sindhupalchok, private volunteers, community organisations have taken the lead
Nepal Police has released several videos of the moment of impact of the Great Quake, captured by CCTV cameras
The death toll from the Great Earthquake has reached 5,026 and as of Tuesday night while the number of those injured in the tragedy stands at 10,227.
A deadly 7.9 magnitude quake with epicenter at Gorkha district killed over 700 persons and levelled many historical monuments and buildings across the country on Saturday.
Helicopters started delivering medicines to the swine flu-affected areas in Jajarkot from Wednesday morning, a day after the Supreme Court directed the government to deploy medical teams
A wild yak, thought to be extinct almost five decades ago from high mountainous region in Nepal, has been spotted by a team of researchers for the first time in a remote area of Humla distri
Parliamentary Development Committee on Monday directed the government to blacklist those contractors involved in the project that have failed to accomplish their tasks
CPN-UML politburo member Ram Nath Dhakal, who played an important role as the then head to book people involved in multi-million rupee Sudan scam, died on Sunday
Three major agencies under the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation are facing the leadership vacuum due to resignation, corruption charges, bureaucratic hurdles
Dr Govinda KC, a senior orthopaedic of Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, ended his hunger strike after 12 days on Thursday after the government agreed to address all his demands.
The campaign of Dr Govinda KC to end political meddling in medical institutions has gained huge momentum with the entire medical fraternity set to rally behind him from Monday.