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Indian Embassy to provide Rs 40 million for a Morang school

Indian Embassy to provide Rs 40 million for a Morang school

According to the Indian Embassy, Rs 40 million worth of financial assistance will be provided for the construction of a school building in Morang district. The Embassy is providing the…

Myanglung Police Post to be manned by women police personnel

Myanglung Police Post to be manned by women police personnel

According to media reports, the Myanglung Police Post in the district of Tehrathum will be manned by only women police personnel. This is the first time in the history of…

71 rape cases reported in Eastern Region in past year

71 rape cases reported in Eastern Region in past year

According to a local NGO, Women Rehabilitation Center (WOREC), 71 cases of rape was reported in the Eastern region of the country in the past year alone. ¬†WOREC has been…

Labor Department to take action against foreigners working without work permits

Labor Department to take action against foreigners working without work permits

The government is planning to take action against foreigners working in Nepal without work permits. The Labor Department has reported that 50,000 foreigners are working in the country without work…

Bir Hospital to have 2,000 bed facility by 2017

Bir Hospital to have 2,000 bed facility by 2017

According to the Health Ministry, Bir Hospital will be expanded to a 2,000 bed facility by 2017. The ministry has already allocated Rs 20 million to demolish the building used…

CIAA demands one-year jail sentence for 5 immigration officials

CIAA demands one-year jail sentence for 5 immigration officials

The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed corruption charges against officials from the Department of Immigration (DoI). The CIAA has filed charge-sheet against 5 immigration officials…

Government slaughters 1.6 million chickens in 817 infected farms in two months

Government slaughters 1.6 million chickens in 817 infected farms in two months

The government has announced that it has culled 1.6 million chickens in 817 infected poultry farms in the past two months. The government has ended the operation to curb outbreak…

Student unions halt traffic over fuel price hike

Student unions halt traffic over fuel price hike

Various student unions affiliated to major political parties halted vehicular movement in the capital this morning over the fuel price hike by Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC). The state-owned oil monopoly…

Nepal Oil Corporation hikes fuel prices again

Nepal Oil Corporation hikes fuel prices again

The state-owned oil monopoly, Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has once again hiked fuel prices for the second time in a month. The NOC board decided to hike price of petrol…

Government to open fair price shops during Dashain festival

Government to open fair price shops during Dashain festival

The government has announced that it will open fair price shops across the country during the Dashain festival. Government officials hope that consumers will be able to purchase essential commodities…

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