Saturday, 28 November, 2020

Province 3

NWPP demonstrates against border encroachment

Bhaktapur, Nov 6  Nepal Workers and Peasants Party (NWPP) has organized a protest demonstration here today against the new map of India which shows Nepal's territory inside India. The protest rally which started from Kamal Binayak of Bhaktapur converted into a protest assembly upon reaching Surya Binayak Chowk after passing...read more →


Chinese poet’s “Mother’s Hand” hits bookstores

Kathmandu, Nov 6  A bilingual English-Nepali version of "Mother's Hand", an anthology of selected poems by noted Chinese poet and writer Jidi Majia, has hit the book stores here. The poems included in this collection have been translated from English to Nepali by renowned Himalayan Poet, Yuyutsu RD Sharma. The...read more →


Three held on polluting environment will face action: Lalitpur metropolis

Kathmandu, Nov 6  The Lalitpur metropolis has said that three people arrested few days ago for polluting the environment through the burning of animal body parts in an unsafe way near the Nakkhu River at Lalitpur metropolis-14 would face action. According to metropolis chief administrative officer Prem Prasad Bhattarai, the...read more →


NC draws its attention on new map issued by India

Kathmandu, Nov 6  The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has said its attention was drawn towards news that New Delhi has included the Nepali territories of Kalapani and Lipulek in India's new map issued recently. Spokesman of the main opposition party Bishwo Prakash Sharma has, through the social media, called...read more →


‘Call to address demands of Ex-Gurkhas’

Kathmandu, Nov 6  Various experts and stakeholders have underlined the need to carry on the struggle of ex- British Gurkha veterans longing for equality, prestige and human rights in an intellectual and positive way. The remarks were made at a seminar ''Satyagraha for equality, esteem and human rights of ex-British...read more →


One dies in road accident

Bharatpur, Nov 6  A person died and another sustained serious injuries in an accident at Bharatpur last night. A motorbike (Na 62 Pa 595) met with accident at Bharatpur municipality-4, Lanku after it lost control. Motorbike rider Deepak Basnet, 24, of Bharatpur-4, Lanku died on the spot in the accident...read more →


Nepal pledges to meeting sustainable development goal on nutrition

Kathmandu, Nov 5    National Planning Commission (NPC) has said achieving the sustainable development goal related to nutrition was the top priority of the government. The NPC in a special press meet here today, the second day of fifth Global Gathering on Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN), which kicked off Monday,...read more →


Nepal committed to increase access of backward communities to justice

Kathmandu, Nov 5  Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Bhanubhakta Dhakal has reiterated the government's commitment to increase the access of the poor citizens, marginalized sections and backward communities to justice. Delivering a statement in the high-level session on 'Justice Reform Sector and Technology' organized by the World Bank...read more →


PSC submits annual report to President

Kathmandu, Nov 5  The Public Service Commission (PSC) has submitted its 60th annual report to President Bidya Devi Bhandari. PSC Chair Umesh Prasad Mainali presented the report of fiscal year 2075-76 BS (2018-19) to the Head-of-the-State amidst a programme today at the Rastrapati Bhawan, Shital Niwas. As per the constitutional...read more →


Women journalists have hard time, low pay and high risk to continue profession

Hetauda, Nov 5    Balancing her home life and meeting her profession deadline is a tall order for Sirjana Nepal, a radio journalist based in Makawnpur. Journalism is a demanding profession but it is more so for the women journalists in Nepal. Compared to her male counterparts, Sirjana has to...read more →


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