Friday, 22nd August 2014

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'Local elections before promulgation of new constitution'

'Local elections before promulgation of new constitution'

Kathmandu, Aug. 22: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs, Bamdev Gautam, has said that the local bodies' election...

PM Koirala vows govt. won't be negligent

PM Koirala vows govt. won't be negligent

Kathmandu, Aug. 22: Prime Minister Sushil Koirala has vowed there would be no slackness in the works of relief distribution...

Telecom provides Rs 20 million to PM Natural Disaster Relief Fund

Kathmandu, Aug. 22: The Nepal Telecom has provided Rs. 20 million to the Prime Minister's Natural Disaster Relief Fund this...

PM Stresses Early Constitution

Prime Minister Sushil Koirala has emphasised the need for completing the task of constitution writing at the earliest, for which all the political parties have to seriously focus their efforts instead of getting bogged down in trivial issues. Addressing a meeting of secretaries in his own office the other day,...

Ujyalo election online

Lalitpur, Oct. 25: Election Commissioner Ila Sharma initiated the Ujyalo Multimedia's online service election.ujyaloonline.com with an objective of giving fresh news on the election activities.  

On the occasion, Sharma said it will be easier for people outside the country with internet access to take information on Nepal.

Multimedia Chairman Gopal Guragain said the citizens will be able to get information on election and activities of candidates in all the 240 constituencies of the country.

This service will be available to Nepalese in and outside the country and can put forth their views by using SMS, Facebook, mail and Twitter. RSS

Nation

Asia-Pacific region armies' two-week training wraps up

Kathmandu, Aug. 22: The two weeks long training of armies of the Asia Pacific region concluded here today with a collective resolve to reducing physical...

Two bodies in boat capsize recovered

Rautahat, Aug. 22:  The bodies of two people who were missing after a boat capsized in Bagmatighat of Pipra Rajbada VDC-7 in the district on...

Business

Rs. 10 million invested in agriculture and poultry farm

Baglung, Aug. 22: Five youths of here have run a farm with an investment of Rs. 10 million for producing vegetables and eggs commercially.   The youths...

Nepal exports goods worth Rs. 25 bln to Bangladesh in 17 years

Kakadbhitta, Jhapa, Aug. 22: Nepal has exported goods worth Rs. 25 billion so far via the Fulbari- Banglabandh route after starting the use of the...

Op-Ed

Constitution Writing And Its Hurdles:Yuba Nath Lamsal

The constitution-writing process is in progress in the Constituent Assembly. On the surface, all the political parties seem to be serious and committed to completing...

Polyandry Thrives:Janak Nepal

Yangjung Lama, a resident of Burungse village of Humla, was studying at the Bachelor's level at Mansarovar Multiple Campus. Since her school days, she had...

Detour

Wife kills husband

Melamchi, Aug. 22: A woman has killed her husband at Ichowk-9 in Sindhupalchowk Thursday night.   The deceased has been identified as Temba Sherpa, 56.Khonduhisi Sherpa killed...

CIAA files charge-sheet against Technician Assistant Saha

Kathmandu, Aug. 22: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) today filed charge sheet at the Special Court, Kathmandu against Technician Assistant...

World

Russian aid convoy drives into Ukraine

DONETSK-IZVARINO BORDER CROSSING Russia (Reuters)  Aug 22 :- Russia ordered a convoy of aid trucks across the border into eastern Ukraine on Friday apparently without Kiev's permission,...

IS militants pose 'biggest threat' to US

Washington (AP) Aug 22 :Islamic State militants are the most dangerous threat the US has faced in recent years, Washington has warned. Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel...

Life Style

Eye, blood donation programme

Chautara (Sindhuplachowk), Aug. 22: Blood donation and eye donation programmes have been organized in the district headquarters on the occasion of the 14th anniversary of...

Fireengine introduces first time in Dashrath municipality

Bhimduttanagar, Aug. 22: Dashrathchanda Municipality has brought a fire engine in the municipality for the first time. It was brought in view of possible threat of...

Sports

Barca need Messi, Neymar, Suarez to mask defensive deficiencies

MADRID, Aug 21, 2014 (AFP) - After a year of political turmoil in the board and court rooms and disappointment on the pitch, Barcelona have...

Chigumbura spares Zimbabwe's blushes

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, Aug 21, 2014 (AFP) - A career-best innings of 90 from captain Elton Chigumbura could not prevent Zimbabwe from crashing to 165 all...

Markets

Araniko highway blocked by agitation

Banepa, Aug. 22:  Banepa-Kathmandu portion of the Araniko Highway was blocked after the local administration  stopped the tippers heading for Kathmandu for agitation.    Some 250 tippers...

Panchkhal vegetables are consumable

Banepa, Aug. 22: It has been declared that the vegetables produced in Panchkhal area of Kavrepalanchok district are consumable. This was made public at an...

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