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Nepal PM Oli greets Indian PM Modi on 70th birthday

Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli on Thursday greeted his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on the latter's 70th birthday, saying the two neighbouring countries will continue working "together to further strengthen relations"

Relaxed prohibitory orders extended in Nepal

District administration offices of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur have extended the ongoing ‘relaxed’ prohibitory orders for an indefinite period, beginning tomorrow

Nepal proposes to evaluate 12th graders through virtual examination

The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology has proposed to assess students of twelfth grade through online examinations, which would cover 40 percent of the total assessment

Nepal’s COVID-19 single-day cases cross 1,500 for the first time, tally moves to 58,327

The Health Ministry has reported 1,539 new cases of coronavirus infection in the last 24 hours taking the national tally to 58,327

Bahrain expedition team arrives in Kathmandu, to be first expedition in 2020

An eighteen-member expedition team, including a member of the royal family of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has arrived in Nepal today to climb Mt Lobuche and Mt Manaslu

US Embassy in Nepal launches pre-professional parliamentary support program

In a bid to support youth public policy training in Nepal, United States Ambassador to Nepal, Randy W Berry inaugurated the Pre-Professional Parliamentary Support Program (PPSP) on Tuesday

Over 200 Nepalis rescued and repatriated from Malaysian detention centres

Scores of Nepali migrant workers languishing in various detention centres in Malaysia have been rescued and repatriated amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

Quake felt in various parts of Nepal

A strong tremor was felt in various parts of the country at 5:19 am on Wednesday

Domestic flights from tomorrow in Nepal

The government has decided to allow domestic airlines to operate flights to all destinations across the country from Thursday

Government appoints Khatiwada as special economic advisor to Nepal Prime Minister Oli

Days after Yubaraj Khatiwada resigned as finance and communication minister, the government appointed him as a special economic advisor to the prime minister

Nepal government adamant new curriculum will be introduced in grade 11 this year

Despite private school operators’ reluctance to adopt new sets of curriculum for grades 11 and 12 in the new academic year planned to start after Tihar in November, the government is adamant on implementing them

Nepal records highest single-day tally of 1,459 new COVID-19 cases

With the highest single-day spike of 1,459 COVID-19 cases, the total tally in Nepal rose to over 56,788 on Tuesday

Nepal Airlines' negligence puts lives at risk

Glaring lapses in following the health safety protocols by Nepal Airlines Corporation have surfaced during the repatriation of Nepalis stranded abroad that have put crew members of the airlines, as well as the general public, at grave risk

Domestic flights in Nepal from September 21

Nepal cabinet on Monday decided to resume long-route bus travel and domestic air services from September 21

Peacekeeping-bound Nepal Army personnel test positive for coronavirus infection

More than 35 Nepal Army personnel, who were supposed to fly for a peacekeeping mission in Libya, have tested positive to coronavirus infection