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  • Provincial governments will conduct SEE from next year

    Kathmandu,Feb 6:The government has decided to authorise provincial governments to conduct annual Secondary Education Examinations that the students have to take after completing Grade 10, according to Nepal Samacharpatra anchor story. A recent meeting of Ministry of Education has made the decision, the report says. So far, the Office of the Controller of Examinations under the Ministry of Education at the central level has been taking the examinations known as School Leaving Certificate (SLC) examinations till few years back.

    General strike in Birgunj demanding provincial capital

    Birgunj, February 4 Locals of Birgunj in Parsa district have imposed a general strike in the bordering city today demanding that it be made the capital of Province 2. A struggle committee has called the strike coinciding with the first meeting of Provincial Assembly in Janakpur. The committee had been staging different forms of protest since the government named Janakpur as the temporary provincial capital. Some lawmakers from Parsa, Bara and Rautahat district have also warned of forming a...

    Maunata Lama to represent Nepal in Miss Eco International beauty pageant

    Kathmandu, Feb 2: Maunata Lama will represent Nepal in the Miss Eco International 2018 beauty pageant taking place on 10-28 April in Egypt. Chief Executive Officer of Green Art Media, Prabin Lacoul, said in a programme organised here on Thursday that Lama would vie for the title with the participants from 80 countries in the beauty contest. Green Art Media is the authorised agency for Miss Eco in Nepal. At the programme, Ronali Amatya, last year’s winner of Miss...

    Six gamblers arrested with Rs 3.3 million in Surkhet

    Surkhet, Feb 1 (RSS): Surkhet Police has arrested six gamblers along with Rs 3.3 million there on Wednesday night. They are Gyanendra Bahadur Bishwolarma of Birendranagar-1, Tika Oli and Gyanendra Nepali ofBirendranagar-3, Durga Prasad Sapkota, Bhadra bahadur Chhetri and Sabir Miya of Birendranagar-6. A team from the District Police Office arrested them from a house of Bhandra Bahadur Chhetri, ex-Assistant Sub-Inspector of Nepal Police, at a time when they were gambling there, said Chief at the District Police Office,...

    One killed in road accident

    Rajbiraj, Jan 28 (RSS): An elderly was killed after being hit by a tractor in Barahibirpur of Chinnamasta rural municipality-2, Saptari. The accident took place in a rural road some 11 kms south-west of the district headquarters Rajbiraj. Seriously injured after being hit by the tractor (Ko.2Ta. 5523), Tithar Marik,65, died in course of treatment at the GNS Sagarmatha Zonal Hospital, according to the District Police Office. The tractor has been impounded while its driver has been taken into...

    ‘Main shooter’ in the killings of Gauchan, Tiwair arrested from Chitwan

    Chitwan, Jan 23 (RSS): Police on Monday evening arrested Shyam Lama Gumbe on the charge of his involvement in the killings of Sharad Kumar Gauchan, president of Federation of Contractors Association of Nepal, and chair of Youth Association of Nepal, Rupandehi chapter, Durga Tiwari. Lama was arrested from Geetanagar of Bharatpur Metropolis-6 in Chitwan. A squad from the Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police detained the main shooter in both incidents, according to CIB chief Deputy Inspector General...

    Ex-DIG Silwal: Govt operation against me is witch-hunt

    Kathmandu, January 19 Member of Parliament-elect and former DIG Nawa Raj Silwal says the government is abusing its power to conduct a witch-hunt against him. Silwal, who is on the run since an arrest warrent was issued against him in a forgery case, says he will confront the government’s bid to take action against him. In a tweet, Silwal, who contested the elections from Lalitpur-1 on a UML ticket, said,”I am a representative of the people and a law-abiding...

    Global Youth Peace Conference -2018 kicks off

    Kathmandu, Jan 14: The Global Youth Peace Conference-2018, organised with the objective of deliberating on the common issues of the youth throughout the world, kicked off here yesterday. One hundred thirty youth activists from 33 countries including Nepal, America, Canada, Australia, Ethiopia, Uganda and Japan are participating in the conference organised by the Youth Parliament Nepal. Inaugurating the conference, former chairman of the Interim Council of Ministers, Khil Raj Regmi said sustainable development, democratic rule, equality and a just...

    Dhurmus-Suntali foundation distributes blankets in Saptari

    Rajbiraj, Saptari, Jan 11 (RSS): The Dhurmus-Suntali Foundation has distributed blankets to the poor people of Saptari district. A total of 155 poor families of Topa and Koiladi received the warm clothing each amid a programme held today in the district, said the Foundation’s Chairperson and comedian Sitaram Kattel ‘Dhurmus’. Likewise, the local district administration also gave out blankets to approximately 200 poor families at Shambhunath Municipality-6, 7 and 8. Nepal Red Cross Society provided the financial help. The...

    Miss and Mrs. Nepal 2018 to hold in Japan from 18 February

    Japan, Jan 3 : The Miss and Mrs. Nepal 2018 is set to hold in Japan on 18 February, 2018. To be organised jointly by the Pearl Entertainment and the Sinjau Corporation in Japan, the pageant aims to conserve Nepali arts and cultures, and give a way to explore intellectual and hidden talents of Nepali women. The venue for the show is Oya Green Hall in Itabashi in Tokyo Metropolis. Those married and unmarried Nepali women living in Japan...

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