Lower house’s first meeting put off due to RJPN’ obstruction

Kathmandu, March 13 : The first sitting of the House of Representatives has been postponed today due to the obstruction by the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) lawmakers. The RJPN legislators stood up from their respective seats in protest soon after Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara announced the meeting had started. RJPN leader Raj Kishor Yadav, […]

Banking services to expand to all local level within current FY: FM khatiwada

Kathmandu, March 13 : Finance Minister Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada said banking services would be extended to all local level across the country within the current fiscal year of 2018/19. Not only to Singha Durbar, private and governmental banking service would be expanded to even remote areas around the country, he said responding to queries […]

Two Killed, Seven Injured In Road Accident In Lahan.

Lahan, March 13: Two people were killed and seven others injured when a bus hit motorcycle over the Surunga Bridge of Surunga Municipality-5 in Jhapa district along the East-West Highway today morning. Motorcyclist Mohammad Majalum Miya, 65, of Surunga Muncipality-5 and pillion rider Rame Pashman, 45, from the same locality died on the spot when […]

Gandaki state to provide sanitary pads to girls attending SEE

Parbat, March 13: The Ministry of Social Development of Gandaki State will provide sanitary pads to girls attending Secondary Education Examination (SEE) scheduled to take place from March 24. Of the total 2,874 community school students taking the test from Parbat district, 1,437 are girls. The ministry’s move was in place keeping in mind the […]

‘Nawalpur to be developed as industrial corridor’

Kawasoti, March 13: Chief Minister of Gandaki State, Prithvi Subba Gurung has underlined the need to develop Nawalpur as an industrial corridor. “Nawalpur is one of the important districts to propel prosperity in the Gandaki State. We have initiated framing plans putting entrepreneurship and industry on priority”, CM Gurung said while inaugurating the small and […]

Bomb detonated at Bharatpur Ward office, six held

Chitwan, March 13: A powerful cylinder bomb was detonated at the office of Bharatpur Metropolis-5, Torikhet this morning. The detonation was carried out at around 12.30 am this morning.According to Superintendant of Police (SP) Sushil Singh Rathor, also the Chief of District Police Office, Chitwan, the explosion smashed window screens of the ward office and […]

Consensus reachers on PABSON leadership

Kathmandu, March 13 (RSS): A consensus has reached on new leadership of Private and Boarding Schools Organisation Nepal (PABSON) in the run-up to its 14th national general convention.The consensus was reached on the initiative of former Chairpersons of PABSON. Separate panes led by Tikaram Puri and DK Dhungana had registered their candidacies for leadership.On the […]

Modern technology-based agricultury stressed

Biratnagar, March 13: State-1 Minister for Social Development Jeevan Ghimire has stressed the need on the use of modern technology so as to attract youths to agriculture profession. He said this while inaugurating the state-level interaction organised here on Tuesday by the government-formed taskforce for human resource projection and development planning. He urged the taskforce […]

‘Smart’ agro village in implementation

Narayanpur, Feb 26: Lamahi Municipality-9, Hardawa of Dang is gradually gaining popularity as a village of agriculture development. Vegetable and lemon farming is the mainstay of majority of households here.   With Hardawa being selected for the implementation of smart agro village programme brought out by Province-5 government, it is to be developed as ‘smart’ […]