Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun has asserted that forging partnership between government and private sector was essential to develop and promote the energy sector of the country. Inaugurating the second Himalayan Hydro Expo here today, Vice-President Pun pointed out the need to reforms at policy level and make the energy policy relevant to the changing times. Stating that the
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that the expectations of the people to accelerate development projects were on rise with the political stability. Taking questions from MPs in the question-answer session that has started for the first time in line with the provision of the Parliament Regulations in the meeting of the House of Representatives today
The weather radar installed at Ratanangla Danda of Birendranagar in the district has not come into operation due to lack of technical human resources. Though the radar was installed there in a bid to improve weather forecasts and provide real time data on atmospheric weather conditions in far western and mid western regions
Travel on the Chhinchu-Jajarkot road remaining as the major entrance to the district headquarters Khalanga is risky as it is in bad condition, increasing the risk of accidents. Some two years ago, the road developed two wide pits near the Pasagad River at Bheri municipality-11. The volume of such pits is gradually expanding, making the travel very troublesome
The Paanchkhal Municipality in Kavrepalanchwok district has endorsed the Environment Act after the majority of brick kilns in the district were found not meeting the environmental standards. The Municipality’s Town Assembly has passed the Act named Panchkhaal Municipality Environmental Conservation Act-2075 recently this week.
Nepal has entered the finals of the Thailand Women’s T-20 Smash Cricket Championship, defeating Indonesia by 92 runs in the semi-final. Indonesia, which was chasing a target of 120 runs, was all out just at 27 runs. Except opener Ulia, who made the highest 13 runs for Indonesia, other Indonesian players could not make double-digit runs.
A medical team from BP Koirala Health Science Institute (BPKHS) in Dharan has examined the health of agitating Dr Govinda KC here today. Dr KC is on a fast-unto-death since the past nine days. The team reached Ilam from Dharan following the instruction of DPM and Minister for Health and Population Upendra Yadav.
Two minors died and two other were critically injured when a dig wall of the Bir Hanuman Brick Kiln based in Panchkhal Municipality-7, Shreerampati collapsed. The demolition of the wall took the lives of Jenisa, three-year-old daughter of Gyan Bahadur Pariyar, of Gangadevi Rural Municipality-1, Rolpa and Nirman, eleven-month-old son of Nabin BK of Marigaun Rural Municipality-3, Rolpa
The Supreme Court (SC) order has put on hold the immediate operation of CG Telecom involving investment of industrialist Binod Chaudhary. A divisional bench of Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana and justice Iswor Prasad Khatiwada quashed the December 25 interim order issued by the apex court.
Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Security Gokarna Bista has opined for signing bilateral labor agreement with Saudi Arabia. In a meeting with Saudi Arabian ambassador to Nepal Mashed SAI Marubeni at his office in Singh Durbar Minister on Thursday, Bista stressed on signing bilateral labour ties to organize the labour market as a large number