The government has introduced the provision of selling the cigarette and tobacco products at separate stores from March 14, 2017 to regulate and control the use of such products. The proposal is approved after five years of the Tobacco Product (Control and Regulatory) Act 2011.
A young couple in Jhapa have committed suicide. They were reportedly found hanging in a single noose on a tree on Friday (January 20, 2017).
The Department of Transport Management (DoTM) is planning to remove small vehicles plying within the Kathmandu Valley from March-end as an effort to promote mass transportation in the capital. It is also preparing to remove vehicles as old as 20 years or above.
The Social Welfare Council will soon be launching investigation to look into the Nepal Red Cross Society (NRCS)’s reconstruction and rehabilitation-related activities after it was found to be spending millions meant for earthquake victims on administrative activities and the purchase of various luxury items.
Popular rapper Yama Buddha has died. The talented artist, real name Anil Adhikari, was found dead in his apartment in London, UK on Saturday (January 14, 2017).
The Supreme Court has removed Lok Man Singh Karki from the top position of the Chief of Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Sunday (January 8, 2017), The verdict was made after observing Karki did not meet qualifications for the job.
अव ट्याक्सी चढ्दा पनि बिल पाइने भएको छ । ट्याक्सी चालकले भाडा बढी लिएको, मिटरमा नहिनेको लगायतका गुनासा आएपछि त्यस्तो अवस्था नियन्त्रण गर्न सरकारले ट्याक्सीमा कम्प्युटर विलिङ प्रणाली शुरु गरेको हो ।
For the first time since its inception, Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has obtained permission to fly its jetliners directly to South Korea.
Amidst the wave of recent changes in the public administration, the Department of Transport Management (DoTM) has formally commenced its work on the online application system for driving license from Sunday (December 25, 2016).
The Department of Transport Management (DoTM) is now opening up an office at Jagati in Bhaktapur to oversee and provide driving licence-related services.
A 15-year-old girl in Achham suffocated to death in a Chhaupadi shed where she was banished to during her menstruation.
Three board members of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) have been laid off by the Ministry of Energy for their non-cooperation to the campaign to reduce power cut.
A picnic bus met with an accident at Lama Gaon of Dakshinkali-11 in Pharping killing one person and injuring 23 others on Saturday (December 17, 2016).
To end the culture of throwing empty beverage cans, pet bottles, plastic bags, food scraps and fruit peels, among other things, from a moving vehicle, the Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development has directed municipal authorities to take action against passengers who throw trash from moving vehicles.
Nepali film star Rekha Thapa has joined the Rastriya Prajatantra Party(RPP). In a function organised by the party in the Capital on Monday (December 12, 2016), RPP Chairman Kamal Thapa welcomed the actress to the party.
Different festivals are being celebrated by various communities across the country today (December 13, 2016), coinciding with the full moon day of the month of Mangsir as per the lunar calendar.
On the 10th anniversary of the CNN Heroes campaign, CNN Hero of the year 2012 Pushpa Basnet was chosen among the five past winners and announced as the CNN Superhero on Monday.
The consecutive two-time defending champions Dallas Gurkhas ensure their third win at the 5th Dashain Cup. They beat LA-11 to 2-1 in the finals.
To mark the 37th World Tourism Day, a felicitation event was held at Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), Bhrikuti Mandap on September 27, 2016. It was jointly organised by the Ministry of Culture, Tourism, and Civil Aviation (MoCTCA), NTB, All tourism associations and tourism stakeholders and NGOs.
The residents of Kathmandu terrorized after bombs go off at two schools. Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) planted at half a dozen schools in the Valley.