To mourn the demise of former Prime Minister Surya Bahadur Thapa, the government declared a national holiday on Friday (17 April 2015). Expressing sorrow over the loss of leader Thapa, President Dr Ram Baran Yadav in the condolence message, prayed for the eternal peace of the departed soul and also extended regards to his family and relatives.
Nepal finally got the chance to see the most coveted FIFA World Cup trophy on December 21, 2013, Saturday. President Dr Ram Baran Yadav unveiled the trophy at an event that took place at the Dasharath Stadium.
The month long Rato Machchhindranath Jatra concluded on June 7, Friday for this year. The last day, also known as Bhoto Jatra, is observed with the display of the Bhoto, a bejeweled vest, that has remained unclaimed for around 1600 years.
Newly appointed Chairman of interim election government Khil Raj Regmi on Thursday took the oath of office and secrecy at Shital Niwas.
The Ministry of Education awarded different top schools for their performance in 2067 B.S. on the occasion of the National Education Day-2068 B.S. and the International Literacy Day on 8th Sept, Thursday.