National News Digest

Woman fallsto her death

A woman fell to her death in Bhaktapur, on Saturday. Police said Premila Shakya died after falling from the fifth floor of her house in Kamal Binayak.

Oct 01 2018

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Coliform behind Nainhi diarrhoea outbreak

The National Public Health Laboratory confirmed that the diarrhoea epidemic in Nainhi Village of Jaleshwor Municipality-12, Mahottari, was caused due to coliform and E coli bacteria in drinking water.

Oct 01 2018

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State 2 to give investment security

Chief Minister of Province 2 Lal Babu Raut said the provincial government is committed to create a conducive environment to attract investment.

Oct 01 2018

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Man arrested for attempted rape

Police have arrested a 25-year-old man for attempting to rape new mother in Tehrathum district.

Oct 01 2018

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Two die in crash

Two persons died when a speeding motorcycle hit a truck parked on a roadside in Biratnagar Metropolis-4, Morang, on Saturday night.

Oct 01 2018

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Japan grants Rs 683m aid

Japan government has extended grant assistance of Rs683.2 million to Nepal government for Economic and Social Development Programme.

May 19 2018

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Oli urges citizens to celebrate Republic Day

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday urged Nepali citizens to celebrate Republic Day with patriotic fervor and not treat it as government day. PM Oli gave this patriotic call at an event hosted at the Ministry of Home Affairs in the Capita. The PM is the Chairman of the Republic Day Celebration Main Organising Committee.

May 19 2018

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Oman police arrest five men for assault on Nepali woman

Five people have been arrested on charge of indecent assault on a Nepali female migrant worker in Muscat, Oman. They were arrested with the help of Nepali Embassy in Oman. Nineteen-year-old Ram Kumari (name changed) of Butwal-13 was assaulted at Mabela on April 27 while she was searching for a new job.

May 02 2018

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Dr Devkota admitted to Neuro Hospital

Senior neurosurgeon Dr Upendra Devkota, who returned home five months after undergoing treatment in London, has been admitted to the Bansbari-based Neuro Hospital. The hospital has not disclosed Devkota’s ailment yet, but said his condition was normal when he returned home on Saturday.

May 02 2018

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Yogi, Phuyal appointed secys at HoR, NA

President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Sunday appointed Gopalnath Yogi and Rajendra Phuyal as secretaries at the federal parliaments—House of Representatives (HoR) and National Assembly (NA), respectively. The President appointed Yogi as secretary at the HoR and Phuyal as secretary of the NA on the recommendation of the government.

Apr 30 2018

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Nepal visits Mayor Shrestha in hospital

CPN (UML) leader and former Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal visited Nepal-Korea Friendship Hospital, Thimi on Saturday enquire about the health condition of Madhyapur Thimi Municipality Mayor Madan Sundar Shrestha.

Apr 29 2018

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Chinese firm bids for monorail

A Chinese Company has submitted a proposal for the construction of infrastructure required for the operation of monorail in Kathmandu Metropolis. The Chinese Company, CRCC, has come up with the proposal in a way to construct the monorail infrastructure along the Ring Road of Kathmandu Valley within two years, said KMC Public Private Partnership Unit Chief Mahesh Kafle.

Apr 29 2018

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Minister Bista vows safety of workers

The Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Security Gokarna Bista has said the government is responsible for working on the safety and health issues of workers as per the international standard.

Apr 29 2018

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Wet spell to continue over weekend

The wet spell will continue across the country, scattered at places, over the weekend, the weather bureau said Friday.

Apr 28 2018

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Minister thanks for US support

The US Ambassador to Nepal Alaina B Teplitz on Friday called on the Minister for Education, Science and Technology Giriraj Mani Pokharel in the Capital.

Apr 28 2018

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