Medical colleges’ random fee charge issue riles Bibeksheel Sajha

Kathmandu, March 19 : The Bibeksheel Sajha Party has said its serious attention has been drawn to the latest media reports of massive overcharging by medical colleges. In a press statement today, the party said the policy of rapid commercialization in the sector of service-oriented sectors like education and health continued to hit guardians and […]

Minister Aryal stresses on women empowerment

Kathmandu, March 19 : Minister for Land Management, Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation, Padma Aryal, has said that women empowerment campaign would be effective from promotion of women entrepreneurship.     At a seminar ‘Women Empowerment through Entrepreneurship’ organised by Nepal US Alumni Network (NUSAN) here today, Minister Aryal said that the government was active for the women […]

Bird flu checkpoints in Kavrepalanchowk

Kavrepalanchowk, March 19 : Kavre-based Veterinary Hospital and Livestock Service Centre has decided to keep checkpoints in three different areas after bird flu was confirmed in federal capital Kathmandu and other adjoining districts. In order to prevent outbreak of bird flu epidemic in the district, the Centre decided to place bird flu epidemic checkpoints at […]

FNJ expresses sorrow over Shrestha’s demise

Kathmandu, March 18 : The Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) has expressed sorrow over demise of FNJ former president and senior journalist Manindra Raj Shrestha. “Demise of Shrestha has saddened the FNJ. It has lost a guardian and an accomplished personality. We offer our deepest condolence to the bereaved family,” read a statement issued by […]

English medium classes in community school attracts students

Pokhara, March 18 : A community school in Pokhara continues to attract students in a significant number in the past three years when the ‘declining’ quality of education in community schools is the concern of the state, stakeholders concerned as well as parents. But there are also few community schools which are providing quality education […]

Banke, Bardiya business community propose districts’ merger into Karnali state

Surkhet, March 18 : Business community of Banke and Bardiya districts havr proposed integration of the districts into Karnali state. The merger would boost economic development of the state, they argued at an interaction in Birendranagar among the office bearers of Surkhet and Kohalpur Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI). Putting his view, President of […]

NC central working committee meet today

Kathmandu, March 18: Nepali Congress is holding its central working committee meeting today to take decisions on the formation of disciplinary and election committees of the party. Other agendas to be discussed in the meeting to begin from 11.00 am today include formulation of regulation in line with the party statute, government performance and contemporary […]

4.1 magnitude aftershock of Gorkha earthquake jolts Kathmandu

Kathmandu, March 18 : An earthquake measuring 4.1 on Richter scale rattled Kathmandu at 9.1 am on Monday. According to the National Seismological Centre, the commotion was an aftershock of the Gorkha Earthquake that struck different parts of the country on 25 April 2015. Today’s tremor had the epicenter in Makawanpur, the Centre informed. Kathmandu, […]