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NMB Bank announces bumper New Year offering

Kathmandu, 16 April: NMB Bank has announced the launch of a bumper product offering – NMB Sabaiko Sahara Bachat Khata’ in line with the government’s campaign ‘Lets Open Bank Account’, which has been initiated to increase financial access and inclusion of the unbanked population in the country whereby ushering a …

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Former King extends New Year greetings

Kathmandu, 13 April, 2019: Former King Gyanendra Bir Bikram Sah Dev, on the eve of New Year 2976 BS, has wished for happiness, peace and prosperity of all the Nepalis in the country and abroad. In his New Year greetings, the former King has recalled that he found people suffering …

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Government in hest to distribute citizenship certificate

By Our Reporter The citizenship amendment bill is impending in the federal parliament. By bypassing the parliament, the Home Ministry has issued a circular to all the district administration offices to grant citizenship to the kids of those who have already obtained Nepali citizenship certificate. Such a practice is intended …

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Koirala challenges Deuba’s leadership

By Our Reporter Nepali Congress’s central member Dr. Shekhar Koirala has challenged party president Sher Bahadur Deuba’s leadership and announced he would be contesting for the post of party chief in its 14th general convention. Speaking in Udayapur on Monday, he said that the existence of the party would be …

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Taopani checkpoint to be opened in May

By Our Reporter The Tatopani checkpoint bordering China, which is the second largest checkpoint of the country, will be resumed in May, said Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transportation Raghubir Mahaseth on Tuesday. The checkpoint has remained closed for nearly four years after the devastating earthquake of 2015. Protection works …

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Judicial Council’s recommendation faces controversy

By Our Reporter The Judicial Council’s recommendation of five SC justices and 18 judges for high courts has faced controversy as legal experts closed to the ruling party have also condemned the recommendation. Legal experts have expressed utter dissatisfaction on the recommendation. They have said that the independence of judiciary …

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Paudel, Deuba agree to share posts

By Our Reporter The Nepali Congress that has been mired by factionalism had finally agreed to constitute its work execution committee after party president Sher Bahadur Deuba and senior leader Ram Chandra Paudel agreed to divide the members of the committee between them during a meeting held at the Budhanilkantha …

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KMC working to bring bus ad under tax net

By Our Reporter The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has said that it has been preparing to bring the transit advertising (advertisements placed in the means of public transportation) in the tax net. Once the KMC Vehicle and Transport Management Act-2075 will be enacted, the public transportation entrepreneurs and operators of …

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Bhiskshu Aswaghos no more

By Our Reporter Bhikshu Aswoghos Mahasthabir passed away on Friday after a prolonged illness. He was 93. He was declared dead while undergoing treatment at Grande International Hospital. He was the 6th Sanghanayak Bhikshu Ashwoghos of Nepal. Late Mahasthabir was former lawmaker to the National Assembly from 2047 to 2049 …

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