Modi has unscheduled meeting with PM Deuba
Setopati , Kathmandu, Aug 23 - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had an unscheduled meeting with PM Sher Bahadur Deuba in New Delhi Wednesday evening.
Contempt of court case against RPP leaders for slamming SC verdict
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 22 - A contempt of court case has been lodged at the Supreme Court (SC) against RPP leaders Rajendra Lingden and Kunti Kumari Shahi.
Poudel takes exception to elevation of Nidhi as acting NC president
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 22 - Senior Nepali Congress (NC) leader Ram Chandra Poudel has taken exception to designation of Bimalendra Nidhi as acting president by Prime Minister and NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba who left for India on a five-day state visit Wednesday.
Deuba in Delhi, Pancheswhore meeting in Kathmandu
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 23 - Prime Minister (PM) Sher Bahadur Deuba has already reached New Delhi for a five-day visit but officials of the two countries are discussing the Pancheswhore Project, an important topic for discussion during the India visit, in Kathmandu.
Indian external Affairs Minister Swaraj receives PM Deuba
Setopati , Kathmandu, Aug 23 - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who is on five-day state visit to India starting from Wednesday, has reached New Delhi.
Deuba makes Nidhi acting NC president
Setopati , Kathmandu, Aug 23 - Nepali Congress (NC) leader Bimalendra Nidhi has been designated the party's acting president as Prime Minister and NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba left for India on a five-day state visit Wednesday.
PM Deuba off to India for 5-day state visit (In Photos)
Setopati , Kathmandu, Aug 23 - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba left for India for his five-day state visit via Nepal Airlines flight at 10:30 am Wednesday.
RPP to move SC to prevent registration of RPP-Prajatantrik
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 22 - RPP will move the Supreme Court (SC) to prevent registration of RPP-Prajatantrik to be led by Pashupati Shumsher Rana.
PM Deuba to lead 45-member team to India
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 22 - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba will lead a 45-member team in his state visit of India starting Wednesday.
PM Deuba inducts 15 ministers of state
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 21 - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who holds the record for the highest number of ministers, is expanding his Cabinet to 49 inducting 15 ministers of state Tuesday afternoon.
Trump blasts Pak for providing safe havens to terrorists
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 22 - US President Donald Trump has blasted Pakistan for providing safe havens to terrorist organizations. In a prime-time address from Fort Myer in Arlington, Virginia to unveil his new Afghanistan strategy Trump said, "We can no longer be silent about Pakistan’s safe havens for terrorist organizations, the Taliban and other groups that pose a threat to the region and beyond."
Oli blasts govt for not briefing opposition about PM's visit
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 22 - CPN-UML Chairman KP Oli has lambasted the government for not briefing the opposition about the agendas of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba's India visit.
Constitution amendment bill fails by 48 votes
Sanjib Bagale, Kathmandu, Aug 21 - The government has failed to pass the constitution amendment bill which proposed that provincial demarcation and even the number of provinces can be changed by the current parliament.
Rana faction will not vote on constitution amendment bill
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 21 - The Pahsupati Shumsher Rana faction will not take part in the voting on constitution amendment bill that is likely to be held later Monday evening.
Register Rana's party: SC tells EC
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 21 - The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday has directed the Election Commission to register the new party of Pashupati Shumsher Rana.
Fat chance of passing constitution amendment bill
The government is preparing to table the constitution amendment bill in the parliament for voting later on Monday on prodding of Rastriya Janata Party Nepal that wants to settle the issue of constitution amendment bill and participate in the third phase of polls scheduled for September 18 whether the bill is passed or not.
Kingpin of smuggled 33.5 kg gold nabbed in Abu Dhabi
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 21 - The Nepal Police has arrested the kingpin of the gang that smuggled 33.50 kilograms in Abu Dhabi, UAE and brought him to Nepal.
PM Deuba to raise 1950 Treaty and repatriation treaty during India visit
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 21 - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba will raise the issue of the 1950 Indo-Nepal Treaty of Friendship and repatriation treaty during his India visit starting on Wednesday.
Federal and provincial elections on Nov 26
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 21 - The government has announced to hold federal and provincial elections simultaneously on November 26 later this year.
Kushe Aunshi being marked today (In Photos and Video)
Narayan Maharjan , Kathmandu, Aug 21 - Hindus in the country are marking Kushe Aunshi by collecting kush, a holy grass used while performing various holy rituals as Shraddha [holy rituals remembering the departed ancestors] and religious rituals, across the country Monday.
The Doklam dilemma
Being a buffer state between the two giant neighbors, Nepal should conduct its foreign policy vis-à-vis China and India in a very sensitive manner. Nepal has always maintained that it would not allow its soil to be used against any neighbor. At the same time, Nepal should make sure that its own national interests are never compromised.
Gaurab Shumsher Thapa
Effect of monetary policy on risk, stability and financial crises
The crisis of 2008–09 has reignited a new interest in understanding money and credit fluctuations in the macro economy, and the crucial roles they could play in the amplification, propagation, and generation of shocks both in normal times and, even more so, in times of financial distress. This may reopen a number of fundamental fault lines in modern macroeconomic thinking between theories that treat the financial system as irrelevant, or, at least, not central to the understanding of economic outcomes, and those that reserve a central role for financial intermediation.
The return trip
It took us over five hours, drenched in rain, walking through treacherous ratomato sluggishly. It should not have taken more than two hours in a normal day. It was the cruellest irony that no sooner did we reach Panchkhal and sat at the Pipal Chautari to rest, than the bus we had left behind, arrived with people in the bus bursting with laughter on seeing us.
Prospects for Nepali talents in the Diaspora
When Indu, a Nepali American teen studying in Virginia, asked Panta whether she could inspire Nepali youngsters into music industry and convince their parents to consider Nepali music as a path to professionalism, the female heartthrob of Nepali music could not fully convince her.
Traffic Police in Kathmandu
As busy and hassling as the traffic system in Kathmandu is, the Traffic Police here have to handle an equally strenuous job. Over 1,400 traffic officers in and around the Kathmandu Valley battle against the pestering traffic and air pollution each day.
Menstrual taboo outdated
I have seen my sisters and friends isolated and treated in discriminatory manner during their first menstruation cycle. They were not allowed to look at the sun, to touch water source, flower, fruits, any male family member, nor even hear their voice. The activist may claim the situation has changed and I do agree but still during every month my loved ones turns into untouchables beings.