China, South Korea, Japan agreed to promote North Korea-U.S. dialogue

CHENGDU, China- China, Japan and South Korea have agreed to work together to promote dialogue between the United States and North Korea, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Tuesday following a summit between the three countries in China. North Korea has set a year-end deadline for the United States to change what it says […]

Pakistani Embassy held Price distribution ceremony

Kathmandu:- Kathmandu based Pakistani Embassy has organized award-giving ceremonies to the winners of 8th Annual Ambassador of Pakistan Essay Writing Competition and 4th Annual Ambassador of Pakistan Speech Competition amidst a function on Monday in Kathmandu. On the occasion, Jagat Bahadur Sunar (Bishwakarma), Minister of Youth and Sports gave away awards to the winning students. […]

Upper Trishuli 3 ‘A’ Hydroelectricity Project sees light of day after a decade

Kathmandu, Nov 18: The Upper Trishuli 3 ‘A’ Hydroelectricity Project has come online after a decade, after its formal inauguration today. Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Barsha Man Pun jointly inaugurated the 60-megawatt-capacity project, the former from the Action Room at the Office of the Prime Minister […]

PM inaugurates Upper Trishuli 3 ‘A’ Hydroelectricity Project: Expresses concern over growing tendency to seek undue compensation in development projects

Kathmandu, Nov 18: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has expressed concern over ‘the practice of seeking undue compensation’ in the works of development and construction. “The tendency to ask for excessive compensation from the government has become prevalent while harbouring the thinking that minimum revenue should be extracted by the state when selling their land […]

Poorly-maintained illegal fences to ward off elephants kill 40 people in Jhapa

Surunga, Nov 18: The illegal electric fences and poorly-maintained sagging electric lines put in various places in Jhapa district to ward off the wild elephants has been a cause for major concern among the local authorities, as they continue to claim the lives of people as well as wildlife, including the elephants. An elderly was […]

Tourist Information Centre to be set up at Dhaulagiri Base Camp

Myagdi, Nov 18: A building has been constructed at the Base Camp of Dhaulagiri Mountain for operating a Tourist Information Centre. Mt Dhaulagiri is the seventh highest mountain in the world. It is 8,167 metres tall and is located in Myagdi. Dhaulagiri Rural Municipality is setting up the information centre to maintain the statistics of […]