Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Friday appointed CPN-UML lawmaker Kripasur Sherpa as new Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation
Lawmakers have warned that there could be serious security problems in the earthquake-affected areas if the government did not promptly deliver adequate relief materaials
Only 20 percent of the 1,500 house inspected by the Global Fairness Initiative were found uninhabitable due to extent of damage caused by the April 25 Great Quake.
The government is planning to introduce a new and improved central disaster response body through an ordinance.
Only four out of 24 Nepali nationals who were arrested with self-proclaimed religious leader Rampal in India on November 19, 2014 have managed to set themselves free after posting bail.
Tundhikhel has virtually become a safe haven for a lot of children lately.
Minister for Health and Population Khagaraj Adhikari urged the international community to assist Nepal in the reconstruction of quake-affected physical infrastructure in the country.
It has been a week since Parliament directed the government to speed up the relief and rehabilitation works in the earthquake-affected areas, but the instruction has largely gone unheeded.
Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said that India will assist Nepal as per the priority set by its government.
Ruling Nepali Congress (NC) and CPN-UML have decided to mobilise their cadres to the earthquake-hit areas for relief and rehabilitation operations.
Police have filed criminal cases against 23 people involved in theft and burglary in the aftermath of the Great Earthquake on April 25.
The British government has assured that it will keep on assisting Nepal in its reconstruction and rehabilitation bids.
Two embassy offices in Kathmandu have been relocated after their buildings were damaged in the Great Earthquake on April 25.
With monsoon fast approaching, transportation of food and medicines in the earthquake-affected districts has become a major challenge for the government
Different holy rituals including the recitation of Vedic hymns and the atonement worship has been organised at Guheshwori Temple in the Capital.