The Cricket Association of Nepal, the official body set up to oversee the development and management of the sport of cricket in Nepal remains suspended since April 2016 by the International Cricket Council. The ICC board suspended the membership of CAN due to unwarranted government intervention in the CAN. The ICC decided that the suspension would stay in place
CPN (MC)'s Shashikala Dahal has been elected the Vice-chair of the National Assembly. In the election to the post held at the meeting of the NA today, Dahal secured 45 votes while her contender NC's Brinda Devi Ale (Rana) received only 11 votes. Following the election and the counting, NA Chair Ganesh Prasad Timalsena announced the election of Dahal
CPN-UML leader Subas Nembang has said that the development of the country is not possible without putting an end to corruption and establishing good governance. Speaking at an interaction on 'Peace, Stability, and Development: Intensive Civic Dialogue' organized by the Human Rights Foundation Nepal and Civil Society for Peace and Development here today, he said the civil society should assess
The police have intensified the search, through the International Criminal Police Organisation (Interpol), for fugitive Provincial Assembly member Rajib Gurung, known as Dipak Manange, said Nepal Police's Spokesperson Manoj Neupane. Manange, a murder convict, who won a PA seat from Manang province (B) in the recently held elections to the State Assemblies, has been on the run following
National Assembly member Ramesh Prasad Yadav took an oath of office and secrecy today. National Assembly Chairman Ganesh Prasad Timalsena administered the oath to MP Yadav at the Federal Parliament Building. Yadav represents the Rastriya Janata Party and he was not present at the oath taking ceremony that took place for all the new NA members on March 4.
Mechinagar municipality, Jhapa clinched the first Suryodaya Mayor Cup Invitational Football tournament that concluded here Saturday. In the final match, Mechninagar defeated host Suryodaya municipality by 3-0 in a tie-breaker to win the cup. The match went to penalties after it ended in a 3-3 draw in the regular time. Along with the title, Mechinagar won Rs. 125,000 in
Telemedicine services are to be started at the District Hospital and health centers in Lamjung district. The District Public Health Office has announced that telemedicine services would be initiated for the benefit of the people and to train the health workers in the district. Office chief Keshav Chapagain said senior doctors from Kathmandu would provide the telemedicine services through
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has insisted that the civil servants should report for work at the places where the government has assigned them to. He said this while speaking at a programme after acknowledging the congratulations from the Civil Servants Organisation of Nepal at his official residence at Baluwatar on Saturday.
The Shreemad Bhagawat Mahayagya religious programme organized to collect funds for the renovation of the roof of the Gokarneshwar Mahadev temple has collected Rs 30 million. The religious programme was organized March 7 to 17. Some copper and brass wares have also been collected in the Mahayagya. Speaking at the concluding function of the Mahayagya on Saturday
The farmers around the Gandak Command Area in west Nawalparasi will now get some relief from the problem of inundation and erosion that they had been enduring for years. The Bihar state government of India has cleaned and repaired around 27 thousand feet drain of the Gandak irrigation canal raising hopes among the farmers around the area that this