Sunday 9th of December 2018

1,723 arrests in latest ‘yellow vest’ protests in France: official

PARIS, Dec 09 - A total of 1,723 people were arrested across France during the latest round of "yellow vest" protests, in which demonstrators clashed with riot police, the interior ministry said Sunday. Of these, 1,220 were ordered held in custody, it said. Some 136,000 people took part Saturday's protests, around the same number as on December 1. ......

Remaining tasks of unification to be finalized: Chairman Dahal

Kathmandu, Dec 9 : The ruling Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that the upcoming standing committee meeting of the party will finalize the unification process of the sister wings of the party. He added that the meeting scheduled for December 15 will finalize district committees and sister wings unification process as the process was delayed for long. Speaking in a cultural programme organized in......

Federalism needs to be consolidated: PM Oli

Kathmandu, Dec 9: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has stressed that the country needs to be taken ahead on the basis of collaboration between the federation, province and local level. Addressing the first meeting of the Inter-provincial Council at Singha Durbar today, he said as Nepal is in its preliminary phase of implementation of federalism, all should work to strengthen it by learning from experience. As federalism is new to Nepal, all need to......

1,723 arrests in latest ‘yellow vest’ protests in France: official

PARIS, Dec 09 - A total of 1,723 people were arrested across France during the latest round of "yellow vest" protests, in which demonstrators clashed with riot police, the interior ministry said.....

11 killed, including 5 hostages, in Brazil bank robberies: mayor

RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec 7, 2018 - Eleven people -- six bank robbers and five hostages, including a.....

Indonesia military finds 16 bodies after Papua massacre

WAMENA, Indonesia, Dec 6, 2018 - Indonesian security forces took up the grim task of searching for.....

Indonesian police say 31 dead, 1 missing in Papua attacks

JAYAPURA, Indonesia, Dec. 4- Security forces are trying to recover the bodies of 31 construction.....

41st US President Bush dies

Los Angeles, Nov 30: Former US President George H.W. Bush died on Friday at the age of 94. His oldest son and former President junior Bush announced the senior Bush's death in a statement issued on.....

HARRY MAKES HISTORY

Los Angeles, November 7: Nepali immigrant Harry Bhandari has made history by becoming the first.....

ADB to provide 180 million US dollar loan to Nepal

Kathmandu, Oct 4 : The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has decided to provide a loan of 180 million US.....

Saudi Arabia says to eliminate budget deficit by 2023

RIYADH, Sept 30, 2018 - Saudi Arabia said on Sunday it expects to balance its budget by 2023, as.....

Sandip to play in Pakistani Super League

Kathmandu, Nov 20 : Nepali national cricketer Sandip Lamichhane is to play in the Pakistani Super League (PSL) Twenty20 cricket tournament. In the.....

EPL T20 gets ICC’s approval

Kathmandu, Nov 16 : The Everest Premier League (EPL) has finally obtained permission from the International Cricket Council (ICC). The second.....


Olympic qualification: Nepal into second round

Kathmandu, Nov 13: Nepal has qualified into the second round of the Asian qualifying competition for Olympic women’s.....

Kathmandu and Dhangadi victorious

Pokhara, Nov 2 : Hulas Kathmandu Royals and Expert Dhangadi have won their respective match in the Pokhara Premier League here.....

Biratnagar Titans, Chitwan Rhinos register win in PPL

Kaski, Oct 31 : Biratnagar Titans defeated Butwal Blasters by 12 runs in its first match under the Pokhara Premier League.....

Bird festival begins in Lumbini

Rupandehi, Nov 26 (RSS): A bird festival has started in Lumbini today with the aim of welcoming migratory birds in the birthplace of Lord Buddha. The theme of the festival is 'protect saras crane.....

Chinese Art Exhibition opens

Kathmandu, Oct 25 : An art exhibition displaying various artworks by the Chinese artists has commenced at Sherpa Mall in Kathmandu from.....

Ronaldo gets one-game Champions League ban, free to face Man Utd

NYON, Switzerland, Sept 27, 2018 - Cristiano Ronaldo will be able to face his old club Manchester United in the Champions League next month after.....

18th ASIAD: Nepal clinches silver in paragliding

Kathmandu, Aug 29 : The Nepali team contesting in the last round of paragliding of the ongoing 18th ASIAD (Asian Games) in Indonesia has bagged.....

Gunman kills 12 in West Los Angeles

Los Angeles, November 8: At least 12 people, including a police officer, were killed when a gunman opened fire in a country music bar in Thousand.....

Tihar documentary to be released in LA

LOS ANGELES, August 24: A documentary about the Nepalese festival of Tihar is being released in Los Angeles, California, on August 31. "Nepalis and.....

Gunman kills 12 in West Los Angeles

Los Angeles, November 8: At least 12 people, including a police officer, were killed when a gunman opened fire in a country music bar in Thousand Oaks in Southern California on Wednesday night,.....

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