Parliament to begin election process of Speaker

Kathmandu, 20 January: A meeting of House of Representatives has been slated for Monday. It is the second meeting of the lower house after the winter session of the ...

Three sugar mills not paid farmers' dues

Kathmandu, 20 January: At least three sugar mills have not paid any dues to the sugarcane farmers by Sunday while three others have made partial payments. However, eight sugar...

72nd Indian Army Day marked

Kathmandu, 20 January: Indian Embassy in Kathmandu hosted a program to mark the 72nd Indian Army Day.

Nepal asks India to resume palm oil import

Kathmandu, 19 January: A week after India stopped importing refined palm oil from Nepal, the country’s top export item, the government has formally asked the southern neighbour to allow Nepali...

No military component to the MCC: US Embassy

Kathmandu, 19 January: There is no military component to the Millennium Challenge Compact (MCC). If fact, the law of the United States prohibits it, stated the Embassy of the US in Nepal on Friday.

Arun III Project Nepal’s economic game changer

Kathmandu, 19 January: In an informal interaction program organized by the Neeti Anusandhan Pratisthan Nepal (NeNAP) titled “Experience sharing of Arun III Hydro-Power Project Management ...

Prime Ministers of Nepal, India to inaugurate Biratnagar ICP

Kathmandu, 19 January: The much-hyped Integrated Check Post (ICP) in Biratnagar will come into operation from next week. The formal inauguration of the ICP is scheduled for January 21, 2020.

Local News

Rs 500 to each girl student from community schools: CM Raut

Parsa, 17 January: Chief Minister Province 2 Lal Babu Raut has said the State government will provide Rs 500 as motivational allowance to each girl student from the community school in the State.

Interview

Madhesi parties are still in struggle : Sanjay Yadav

Youth Leader, RJP-Nepal

-Madhesi party leaders have made the effort. However, they were failed to raise issues of Madhes with more honestly.It was not only the Madhesi parties who have the responsibility to solve the Madhes problem but also for other national parties.The Madhesi parties are national parties, who want to strengthen the issue of nationality.

Upendra Yadav did not quit govt to unite with RJP : Upendra Mahato

Secretary, RJP-Nepal and Province Assembly member, Province 2

Editorial

Gains of Madhesh movement yet institutionalize

Theoretically all three Madhes revolts remained successful but politically they all failed.

Visit Nepal and economy

The country has much potential for the development and promotion of tourism; not but what, it has not been able to make desired headway in the tourism sector

Be honest to implement consensus

Sugarcane farmers have suffered a lot during their struggle for justice. They should not be made to suffer anymore.

International

India's space agency ISRO successfully launched GSAT-30 satellite

New Delhi, 17 January: India's "high power" communication satellite GSAT-30, aimed at providing high-quality television, telecommunications and broadcasting services, was successfully launched

Dawood Ibrahim has large base in Nepal: Report

New Delhi, 17 January: Underworld don and erstwhile member of the D-Company, Ejaz Lakdawala, has claimed to Mumbai Police that India’s most-wanted fugitive Dawood Ibrahim has a large base

India to invite Pak PM Imran Khan for SCO Meet

New Delhi, 15 January: India will invite Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan to the annual meeting of the council of heads of government of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) it will host ...