Missing plane yet to be found
The Nepal Airlines plane believed to have crashed in Arghakhanchi district while flying from Pokhara to Jumla has not been found yet. Five teams of Nepal Police, Nepal Army and Armed Police Force from Gulmi and Arghakhanchi have not been able to locate the suspected crash site despite search operations for the past four hours. According to police, a rescue team has left for Murakot after concluding its search operation in Khidim VDC of Arghakhanchi.
NC district leader dies in motorcycle accident
The District Police Office said that 37-year-old Mahesh Karki from Ilam Municipality-5, who was en route to Ilam from Panchthar district in his motorcycle (Me 7 Pa 509), died on the way to the district hospital after the incident.
House passes condolence motion over former PM Koirala's demise
The meeting of the Legislature-Parliament today has unanimously passed the condolence motion tabled by Speaker Onsari Gharti on the demise of Nepali Congress President and former Prime Minister Sushil Koirala.
Narahari Acharya's health condition improving
The health condition of Nepali Congress leader and former minister Narahari Acharya was improving from today. Acharya's aide Jeevan Ale said Acharya was feeling better today than compared to previous days.
Bhutanese home minister calls on PM Oli
Bhutanese Minister for Home and Cultural Affairs Lyonpo Dawa Gyaltshen on Wednesday evening paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli at the latter's official residence at Baluwatar in the capital.
Late Koirala's nephews to perform his 13-day death rituals
The 13-day mourning rituals of the late President of Nepali Congress and former Prime Minister Sushil Koirala will be held at Koirala's residence in Maharajgunj. His nephews--Atul and Sudhansu, who lit the funeral pyre will perform the rituals of their uncle.
The suffocation of federalism that we are experiencing now is the result of the attempts by the major political parties and their main leaders to implement federalism as per their own understanding, convenience and interests.
Dr. Pitambar Sharma
Is Prachanda's revival possible?
Is UCPN (M)'s revival possible when its well-known ideologues Baburam Bhattarai and Mohan Baidya have abandoned it?
Pre-hospital care and the golden hour theory
The implementation of the emergency medical system (EMS) will help increase health equity and will prevent the existing health disparities from exacerbating. More importantly, this could function as the foundation stone in terms of establishing proper EMS in Nepal.
Dr. Sanjaya Karki
Energy in limbo
According to energy expert Ratna Sansar Shrestha, Nepal today has deficit of 5000 MW of electricity. We have to increase its production by at least five folds to meet the demand in order to materialize the dream of prosperous Nepal envisioned by our policy makers.
A right time to look for alternative fuel
Nepal’s march to cleaner energy is not only expected but essential as an alternative to petroleum products is strongly felt among public and political circle.
I'm with Dr KC, are you?
Since the past few years, KC has fought to bring reforms in Nepal's medical education sector. As a medical student myself, I understand and fully support the demands raised by him.