Japan agrees to provide Rs 639.9 million grant assistance to NepalGovernment of Japan has agreed to provide a grant assistance of Japanese Yen (JPY) 628 million (equivalent to approximately Rs 639.9 million) to Nepal under the Project for Human Resource Development Scholarship (JDS) first and second phase and JPY 300 million (equivalent to approximately Rs 305.7 million) for the School Sector Development Program (SSDP) respectively.
Decision to conduct pesticide test on Indian vegetables withdrawn not under Indian pressure: Minister Yadav (With Video)
India launches historic bid to put spacecraft on MoonChandrayaan-2 -- or Moon Chariot 2 -- took off on time at 2:43 pm (0913 GMT) from the Satish Dhawan Space Center on an island off the coast of Andhra Pradesh state.
Namo 2.0 and Nepali equation‘Aab ki baar tin soo paar!’ – This time beyond the three hundred mark. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told his party workers while campaigning for the general elections earlier this year. The promise was delivered. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 303 seats out of 543 and the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance won 353 seats in the 17the Lok Sabha elections, held in seven phases from 11 April to 19 May 2019. He is the first prime minister outside of the Indian National Congress to win two consecutive terms with full majority and the second prime minister to complete five years in office after Atal Bihari Vajpayee, another BJP leader.
Scientists find new way to kill disease-carrying mosquitoesScientists say they nearly eliminated disease-carrying mosquitoes on two islands in China using a new technique. The downside: It may not be practical for larger areas and may cost a lot of money.
Vehicles are seen burning along a road during a protest in Jammu on February 15, 2019, the day after an attack on a paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) convoy in the Lethpora area of Kashmir. - India and Pakistan's troubled ties risked taking a dangerous new turn on February 15 as New Delhi accused Islamabad of harbouring militants behind the deadliest bombing in three decades of bloodshed in Indian-administered Kashmir. At least 41 paramilitary troops were killed on February 14 as explosives packed in a van ripped through a convoy bringing 2,500 troopers back from leave not far from the main city Srinagar. Photo: AFP
Month-long Swasthani Brata Katha begins (Photo Feature)
Women take holy bath in the Sali Nadi (river) to mark the beginning of month-long Swasthani Bratha Katha on January 21, 2019. Photo: Mukunda Kalikote/Reporters Club Nepal
Lamichhane, Kami drafted in Global T-20 CanadaNepali cricketers Sandip Lamichhane and Sompal Kami have been drafted for the ICC approved Global T-20 Canada scheduled for July 25 to August 11.
Stadium in every State: Minister BishwokarmaThe country could not achieve prosperity unless sports sector is developed. Thus, the government has given priority to the sports sector, said Minister for Youth and Sports, Jagat Bahadur Bishwokarma.
Billionaire Chaudhary planning to build extensive 4G network in Nepal
Binod Chaudhary, Nepal’s sole billionaire and chairman of Chaudhary Group (CG), is planning to bring 4G network as CG recently secured a contract worth HK$778 million ($100 million) with China’s Huawei Technologies to create a 4G network that could be upgraded to 5G in the future.
Theft, loot, pick-pocketing and abuse major complaints of foreign touristsForeign tourists in Nepal have started reaching the police with complaints of theft, looting, pick-pocketing, abuse against them and so on. Police received such complaints through the tourist police mechanism established bearing in mind the safety issues of foreign tourists arriving in Nepal. In the first 11 months of the current fiscal year, 600 such complaints were registered with the police.
Gunsa: A village where children ruleChildren here roam the village--rolling hoops, playing with hand-made toy cars and chungis made from grass. They toss and turn collecting mud, turn any round object they find in their path into made-do football and run kicking it around. What a fun! What a friendship! What a childhood!
Apple iTunes to play last song"The future of iTunes is not one app, it's three," Federighi said."Apple Music, Apple Podcasts and Apple TV."
Reema Bishwokarma says, she is ‘open to marriage’ (With Video)
“I don’t know when I will get married. My priority is my career. So, there is no possibility I will get engaged or tie knot any time soon. But I am open to marriage,” said the divorced model, VJ and television journalist. However, she said that has not “met anyone who she can share her life with”. “Nobody is perfect. But if I find someone who understands me well, and loves me very much then...why not?,” she added.