Health minister says government must abide by deal reached with KC

At a time when the ruling party and the main opposition are at loggerheads over the National Medical Education Bill, a sitting minister in the KP Oli administration on Wednesday said that the government should abide by the agreement it had reached with Dr Govinda KC on July 26.

NAYAK PAUDEL, Jan 24 2019

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Allowance provision must continue: Civil servants

In May last year, the government introduced the “Guidelines on Bringing Austerity and Effectiveness in Public Expenditure”, and one of its provisions called for scrapping most of the incentives under various titles the civil servants were enjoying. 

TIKA R PRADHAN, Jan 24 2019

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Top court gets new chief registrar

The Judicial Service Commission has elevated secretary of the Judicial Council Nripadhwoj Niroula to the chief registrar of the Supreme Court. A commission meeting held on Tuesday evening under Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher Rana also decided to appoint Devendra Raj Dhakal as secretary of the Judicial Council.

Post Report, Jan 24 2019

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KMC declares new far-fetched target

The Kathmandu Metropolitan City has come up with yet another ambitious plan to make Kathmandu a ‘smart city’: it now aims to construct ‘smart public toilets’ in the metropolis.

Anup Ojha, Jan 24 2019

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House panel clears three ambassadorial nominees

The Parliamentary Hearing Committee on Tuesday unanimously endorsed the names of the ambassadorial nominees to Canada, Kuwait and Switzerland.

Post Report, Jan 23 2019

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City authority vows stern action against litterbugs

The Kathmandu Metropolitan City has announced that it will take strict action against those who litter the city’s roads.

Anup Ojha, Jan 23 2019

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Opposition blocks government bid to push medical education bill

The ruling party’s bid to push the National Medical Education Bill through Parliament failed on Tuesday after the opposition lawmakers obstructed the House proceedings.

TIKA R PRADHAN, Jan 23 2019

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Police open fire to nab notorious gangster from Gongabu

Police on Tuesday opened fire at a notorious gangster and took him under control from Gongabu of Kathmandu.

Sanjaya Lama, Jan 22 2019

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Pashupati road being operated against Supreme Court directive

The roadway alongside the Sleshmantak jungle—between Tilganga to Tamarganga—which falls under a Unesco world heritage site is currently functioning illegally, despite the Supreme Court’s order to stop access to the road.

Anup Ojha, Jan 22 2019

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Actor Ganesh Neupane no more

Actor Ganesh Neupane ‘Munal’ passed away on Sunday. He was undergoing treatment for asthma at the Bir Hospital, Kathmandu. He was 68.

RSS, Jan 21 2019

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CIB arrests British man over paedophile case

The Central Investigation Bureau, on Saturday, arrested a British citizen identified as Iain Robert Cole, 50, (passport number 511123659) on the charge of sexually exploiting under-age male children from Kathmandu.

NAYAK PAUDEL, Jan 21 2019

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Middlemen will be booked under contempt of court: Chief Justice

Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JBR has asserted that preparations were being made to bring to book those tarnishing the image of the judiciary under the contempt of court. 

RSS, Jan 20 2019

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Dr KC moved to general ward from Intensive Care Unit

Dr Govinda KC, who is receiving treatment at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital in Maharajgunj, has been moved to general ward from Intensive Care Unit on Sunday. Dr KC was shifted to cabin as per his own request, it is learnt.

Post Report, Jan 20 2019

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With 60 percent zebra crossings faded, pedestrians at risk of being run over

Kathmandu has become a precarious place for pedestrians, and crossing the road is one of the major problems.

Anup Ojha, Jan 20 2019

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