MJF Democratic elects new central members unanimously

Biratnagar, May 5: The Madhesi Janadhikar Forum (Democratic) has unanimously elected 42 new central working committee members. They were elected Wednesday late midnight through the party’s ongoing General Convention. Party Chair Bijay Kumar Gachhadar was given the rights to pick up the party central members, according to party Spokesperson Sunil Ranjan Singh. Nanda Kumar Sardar, […]

374 conflict-hit children in Myagdi

Beni (Myagdi), May 5: As many as 374 children have been identified as the conflict-hit in Myagdi. The data regarding the children affected by the decade-long conflict in the country was unveiled in a meeting of the authorities concerned held here Wednesday under the convenorship of Myagdi’s Chief District Officer and District Child Welfare Board […]

Educational materials distributed

Lalitpur, 4 May : IESDRI distributed educational materials to 70 students of Sitadevi Kali Lower Secondary School based in Chaughare VDC-5, Lalitpur district. The relief materials were distributed to the students on the first anniversary of the devastating earthquake of April 25, 2015. The school family has been moved to safer place after cracks appeared […]

Educational institutions closed

Kathmandu, May 3: Educational institutions are closed here today. All Nepal National Free Students Union (Revolutionary) called the closure demanding the release of the union students arrested on the charge of smearing soot on the face of the District Education Officer of Kathmandu district Shankar Prasad Gautam. Prakash Adhikari and Bikas Adhikari were arrested on […]

Parliament’s monsoon session begins today

Kathmandu, May 3: The Monsoon Session of the Legislature-Parliament has begun today. Speaker Onsari Gharti welcomed the lawmakers and the meeting observed a minute’s silence in memory of martyrs who lost their life in the struggle for democracy and republicanism. The meeting began in the stipulated time 11:00 am. Speaker Gharti read out the letter […]

NRA assigns chiefs to six sub-regional offices

Kathmandu, May 3: The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has assigned six joint secretaries to as many sub-regional offices as the office chiefs. Joint Secretary Khom Raj Koirala has been assigned to Kathmandu, Ramesh Kumar KC to Lalitpur, Suman Dahal to Kavrepalanchok, Narayan Prasad Sapkota to Nuwakot, Shivaram Neupane to Dolakha and Jitendra Basnet to Gorkha, […]

Journalists’ jamboree in Chitwan; President to inaugurate assembly

Ratnanagar (Chitwan), May 3: Journalists from across the country have gathered at Ratnanagar of Chitwan to take part in the central general assembly of the Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ). The journalists have been brought together in Chitwan to hold discussions on the FNJ proposal on statute amendment in a way to make it provincial […]

World war fighter obtains citizenship certificate copy

Nawalparasi, May 3: Brave warrior Chandra Singh Gurung, who fought the Second World War, has obtained certified copy of the citizenship from Nawalparasi District Administration Office. 109-year-old Gurung, a local of Narsahi-4, Nawalparasi received the carbon copy of the citizenship certificate. He had reached up to Iraq in course of the World War. Gurung said […]

Implementation of new constitution should be a common agenda: VP Pun

Kathmandu, May 2: Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has stated that the effective implementation of the new constitution be acknowledged as a national common agenda. Addressing a programe organized to observe Information and Technology Day here on Monday, VP Pun urged one and all to be more committed and dedicated to bring new national statute into […]

South Asian Conference on Refugees starts

Kathmandu, May 2: A South Asian conference on refugees has commenced here today with the objective of deliberating on the problems faced by the refugees in South Asia and ways of addressing them. Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Anup Raj Sharma inaugurated the two-day conference jointly organised by Centre for South Asian […]