PM Deuba briefs House about mention of constitution amendment in Delhi
Setopati , Kathmandu, Aug 28 - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Monday has briefed the House about his remarks made on constitution amendment during a program organized to issue joint statements after the bilateral meeting with Indian counterpart Narendra Modi at Hyderabad House August 8.
PM Deuba briefs House about India visit (With video)
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 28 - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba is briefing the parliament about his five-day state visit to India on Monday.
India withdraws troops from Doklam
Agencies , New Delhi, Aug 28 - India has begun military de-escalation in the months-long Doklam standoff days before the China visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) summit, the Hindu reported calling the announcement of the Indian Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) dramatic.
Constitution amendment issue concluded for now: Dahal
Setopati , Kathmandu, Aug 28 - Chairman of CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the matter of constitution amendment has concluded until the new parliament and subsequently a new government are elected.
Report card of PM Deuba's India visit
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 27 - Prime Minister (PM) Sher Bahadur Deuba is returning home today after his five-day state visit of India. We have prepared the report card of Deuba's India visit including both the positive and negative aspects.
29 killed in riots after Gurmeet Ram Rahim's conviction
AP, Panchkula (Punjab), Aug 25 - Mobs rampaged across a north Indian town on Friday, leaving 29 people dead and buildings in flames, after a court declared a quasi-religious sect leader guilty of raping two of his followers, authorities said.
SC verdict on RPP-Prajatantrik registration whimsical: Thapa
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 25 - RPP Chairman Kamal Thapa, holding a press conference with nine central committee members who the Election Commission verified to have supported RPP-Prajatantrik, has called the Supreme Court (SC) verdict about registration of the new party whimsical.
NC, UML to delay selection of candidates for Province 2
Setopati , Kathmandu, Aug 25 - As the top leaders of the two big political parties -- Nepali Congress (NC) and the main opposition CPN-UML-- are currently abroad, the parties will take additional time for finalizing the name of their candidates for the local level election slated for September 18.
Indian guru Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted of rape
Agencies , Kathmandu, Aug 25 - Self-declared Indian spiritual guru Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh has been found guilty of raping two women followers in 2002 by the CBI court in Panchkula, Haryana on Friday.
PM's pledge about statute amendment 'groveling apology to master': Oli
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 25 - CPN-UML Chairman KP Oli has called Prime Minister (PM) Sher Bahadur Deuba's pledge in New Delhi to amend the constitution to incorporate the aspirations of people in the plains a groveling apology to the 'master'.
Motion of public importance against affiliation to Kathmandu National Medical College
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 24 - Former health minister and Nepali Congress (NC) lawmaker Gagan Thapa on Thursday has registered a motion of public importance in the parliament to direct prime minister to annul affiliation given to Kathmandu National Medical College.
Rana ambushed me after assuring to not split party: Thapa
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 24 - RPP Chairman Kamal Thapa has accused Pashupati Shumsher Rana of betraying and ambushing him by agreeing to not split the party in the morning before going to the Election Commission to register a new party later on August 4.
Nepal, India sign eight MoUs
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 24 - Nepal and India signed eight Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) on the sidelines of the bilateral meeting between prime ministers Sher Bahadur Deuba and Narendra Modi Thursday afternoon.
Modi calls for coordination to address floods in bordering areas
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 24 - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for bilateral coordination and consultation to address the issue of floods in the plains bordering India.
PM Deuba pledges in India to amend constitution
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 24 - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has pledged to amend the constitution to incorporate the aspirations of people in the plains.
Thapa to move SC demanding deregistration of RPP-Prajatantrik
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 24 - RPP Chairman Kamal Thapa will move the Supreme Court (SC) demanding deregistration of RPP-Prajatantrik led by Pashupati Shumsher Rana.
Formal Deuba-Modi meeting starts at Hyderabad House
Setopati, Kathmandu, Aug 24 - The bilateral meeting between Prime Minister (PM) Sher Bahadur Deuba and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi has started at the Hyderabad House in New Delhi Thursday afternoon.
Teej being celebrated today (In Photos)
Narayan Maharjan , Kathmandu, Aug 24 - The 'Teej' festival, also called 'Haritalika', is being observed by Hindu women Thursday throughout the country. Devotees throng Pashupatinath Temple and other various shrines of Lord Shiva on the day that falls on the third dark day of the lunar month according to Nepali month of Bhadra.
India's top court says privacy the fundamental right of every Indian
AP , New Delhi, Aug 24 - India’s top court has ruled that the right to privacy is a fundamental right of every citizen of the country. A nine-judge bench of the Supreme Court on Thursday unanimously ruled that the right to privacy is intrinsic to the fundamental rights guaranteed by the Constitution of India.
PM Deuba receives guard of honor at Rastrapati Bhawan (In Photos)
Setopati , Kathmandu, Aug 24 - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who is on a five-day state visit to India, has been welcomed with guard of honor at the Rastrapati Bhawan in New Delhi on Thursday.
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.
Repercussions of extreme materialism through the lens of American history
The invaders started embracing community values that helped them evolve from plunderers to freedom fighters. The alliance of the tribes “Iroquois Federate” became the basis for the government system of US that helped resist tyrannical British power for independence.
My Journey to Maiti Nepal
I was scared before I started volunteering, not so much because of the work I would be doing, but of the fact that I would be living alone in a new city where I wouldn’t know anyone except a handful of relatives, with everyone who I was close to on the other side of the world.
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.