Opposition puts blame on government for negative economic indicators

KATHMANDU, Feb. 18 -- NC blames PM Oli's involvement in Budhigandkai and Melamchi scams The deteriorating economic indicators of the past 12 months show that the country's economic sector has suffere... Read More

UK government has not kept its words: Ex-British Gurkha soldiers

KATHMANDU, Feb. 18 -- Former British Gurkha soldiers, on Sunday, demanded that the Nepalis serving in the British Army should be provided with the same facilities as that of their British counterparts... Read More

Cottage industry festival from March 7

KATHMANDU, Feb. 18 -- The 15th edition of International Trade fair and Cottage Industry Festival is being organized in March with the objective of achieving better management of small scale industries... Read More

Nepse opens week in red

KATHMANDU, Feb. 18 -- Stocks rallied in the initial trading on Sunday. The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index rallied almost 10 points initially, only to give up all the gains by mid-session. The benc... Read More

117 years of land grab in Kathmandu

Nepal, Feb. 18 -- Heritage site of Kamalpokhari in Thamel has become the representative case of how rich and powerful connive to get public land under their ownership. That this has happened under the... Read More

Infographics: What's next for Spain as elections loom?

Nepal, Feb. 18 -- Spain, Eurozone's fourth-largest economy, is facing more turmoil as Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez calls an election just nine months after taking office. Sanchez called a snap electio... Read More

Army's Rai, Budha win Open Road Race titles

KATHMANDU, Feb. 17 -- Departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club's Gajendra Rai and Bishwarupa Budha have won the men's and women's titles, respectively, of the fifth Open Road Race on Saturday. Rai won t... Read More

Electronic cargo tracking on Nepal-bound cargoes flags off

KATHMANDU, Feb. 17 -- Nepal-bound cargoes from Kolkata/Haldia port of India have now come under Electric Cargo Tracking Service (ECTS), starting from Friday. The first cargo train with the electronic... Read More

Sub-inspector arrested on charge ofraping woman

MUGU, Feb. 17 -- A sub-inspector of Nepal Police was arrested for allegedly raping a woman in Gamgadhi, the district headquarters of Mugu, on Friday evening. Sub-Inspector Surya Bahadur Shahi of Chai... Read More

Six injured in lightning

BHAKTAPUR, Feb. 17 -- Six people including some students were injured by lightning in Bhaktapur on Saturday afternoon. Metropolitan Police Circle, Bhaktapur, informed Republica that the lightening th... Read More