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Jute mills face closure due to power cuts

Jute mills face closure due to power cuts

Jute mills in the eastern region of the country have warned that it will have to shut down its operations due to power cuts. The mills in the Sunsari-Morang industrial…

Syrian PM survives car bomb attack

Syrian PM survives car bomb attack

According to Syrian state media, the country’s Prime Minister Wael al-Halqi escaped an assassination bid today. The PM survived a car bomb attack that targeted his convoy in Damascus. ¬†One…

Iron Man 3 earns US$ 195.3 million before its US release

Iron Man 3 earns US$ 195.3 million before its US release

Iron Man 3 has made a record US$ 195.3 million in 42 overseas markets ahead of its US release. The film has beat the debut of The Avengers in the…

CPN-Maoist cadres padlock private schools in Nawalparasi district

CPN-Maoist cadres padlock private schools in Nawalparasi district

According to local media reports, cadres of the All Nepal National Independent Students Union (ANNISU-Revolutionary) have padlocked two private schools in Nawalparasi district. ANNISU-Revolutionary is a student union affiliated to…

Instant messaging on chat apps overtake SMS text message

Instant messaging on chat apps overtake SMS text message

According to research firm Informa, instant messaging on chat apps have now overtaken the traditional SMS text message for the first time. Informa has reported that almost 19 billion messages…

Indian stunt man dies during ponytail stunt

Indian stunt man dies during ponytail stunt

According to Indian media reports, an Indian stunt man, Sailendra Nath Roy suffered a heart attack during his ponytail stunt and died. Roy had earlier managed to place his name…

USA defeats Nepal by 94 runs in opening match of ICC Division 3 League

USA defeats Nepal by 94 runs in opening match of ICC Division 3 League

The United States defeated Nepal by 94 runs in the opening match of the ICC World Cricket League Division 3 being held in Bermuda. The United States lost the toss…

Election Commission to begin registration of political parties

Election Commission to begin registration of political parties

The Election Commission (EC) has announced that it will begin registration of political parties from Tuesday. The EC had recently amended the regulations on registration of political parties. The EC…

Junior doctors shut down offices of BPKIHS administration

Junior doctors shut down offices of BPKIHS administration

Junior resident doctors at the BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences have padlocked the offices of the administration after senior officials failed to meet their demands. The junior doctors had…

Deal site LivingSocial.com hacked

Deal site LivingSocial.com hacked

The daily deals website LivingSocial has been hacked and more than 50 million user accounts have been compromised. LivingSocial has now asked all users to change their passwords. According to…

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