The country that used to bear the brunt of loadshedding up to 18 hours daily until a year ago suddenly saw a drastic change under the leadership of then Energy Minister Janardan Sharma and incumbent Nepal Electricity Authority Chief Kul Man Ghising.
The International Trade Centre (ITC), a multilateral joint agency under the World Trade Organisation and the United Nations, is likely to extend the Pashmina Enhancement and Trade Support (Pets) project.
CPN (Maoist Centre) leader Giriraj Mani Pokhrel said on Thursday that one of his achievements during his 80-day tenure as the health minister was endorsement of the Health Insurance Bill from Parliament.
The leftist alliance of the CPN-UML and the CPN (Maoist Centre) has almost finalised seat-sharing for the upcoming provincial and federal elections, party leaders engaged in choosing the candidates have said.
The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) on Thursday expedited discussions in the party to pick its candidates for the first-past-the-post election system for the first phase of federal and provincial polls scheduled for November 26.