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Lower House committee to consult Dr KC regarding Medical Education

The education and health committee under the House of Representatives (HoR) is to hold discussions with Prof Dr Govinda KC and other people concerned from related field with regard to the National Medical Education Bill- 2075 BS. A meeting of the committee held today decided to hold discussions with the Mathema Commission officials, Dr KC, Nepal Medical Council

by RSS | Today, 02:58 PM
Waste polluting environment

Waste produced after the use of vegetables and poultry products is the main reason behind environmental pollution in Kathmandu Valley, according to bodies concerned. At a training organised by Janajyoti Law Firm in collaboration with the Ministry of Forest and Environment here today, Joint-Secretary at the Ministry, Dr Maheshwor Dhakal, said people have been suffering

by RSS | Today, 02:47 PM
Flood damages bridge, afflicting people including Gosaikunda pilgrims

The Nuwakot has lost its transport connection with Rasuwa after a flood damaged a bridge at Trishuli- Betrawati section along the Pasang Lhamu Highway. The bridge over the local Gerkhu stream last night was damaged by the flood on the Rasuwa side. The highway is the sole motorable road connecting Rasuwa with the central capital Kathmandu

by RSS | Today, 02:30 PM
‘Urgent efforts needed to protect women and girls’

Disaster-affected women and girls are at heightened risk of rape, exploitation and abuse, according to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). Yet reaching a camp or the places where humanitarian services are available does not necessarily eliminate these risks, said UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem today issuing a statement on the occasion of World Humanitarian Day.

by RSS | Today, 01:51 PM
Flood sweeps bridge at Barhabise

Flood and landslide triggered by the incessant rainfall have swept away a concrete bridge over a local Sandi stream at Barhabise bazaar last night. It has resulted in disruption of vehicular movement, creating hassles to the people especially from Barhabise municipality and Bhotekoshi rural municipality, said Police Inspector at Area Police Office, Barhabise, Yadav Thapa.

by RSS | Today, 01:31 PM
Discussion on Tuladhar's contribution in journalism

Contribution of Padmaratna Tuladhar, a leader of mission and inclusive journalism for the freedom to expression in Nepali, has been discussed. At an interaction organised by Nepal Journalists' National Dabu here today, speakers stressed that rights activist Tuladhar played a significant role for political changes and social transformation through journalism in the country.

by RSS | Today, 01:27 PM
People's representatives for curbing electricity leakage

People's representatives at local level in Siraha district have committed to curbing the electricity leakage in cooperation with Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA). During an interaction organized on the occasion of the 33rd anniversary of the NEA at Lahan today, the people's representatives said only NEA's efforts could not suffice to curb the leakage, so cooperation was imperative

by RSS | Today, 01:23 PM
No tax burden at NC led local level: General Secretary

General Secretary of Nepali Congress Dr Sashank Koirala has demanded that the burdensome tax levied on citizens must be reduced. The local levels having NC's victory would not be allowed to levy huge tax, he added. Talking to media persons at Biratnagar Airport today, General Secretary Dr Koirala viewed that cooperation from all sides

by RSS | Today, 01:19 PM
Migrant worker-related complaints decreasing

Number of migrant worker related complaints was found decreased last fiscal year compared to the previous one. Information Officer at the Labour Court, Nidhiram Dahal, said the number of labour-related complaints has decreased at Labour Court due to facility of filing complaints at local-level along with implementation of federalism.

by RSS | Today, 01:14 PM
Province 2 to witness utmost development: PM Oli

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has assured the lawmakers of Province 2 that this province would witness utmost development during his tenure. During his address at the Provincial Assembly meeting here today, PM Oli said every measure of prosperity would be adopted- constructions of international airport at Nijgadh, east-west highway, industrial village, medical college and universities, irrigation canals, industries

by RSS | Today, 01:03 PM