Govt to have cautionary measures to control air accidents: DPM Pokhrel

Kathmandu, Feb 28 (RSS): Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Ishwor Pokhrel on Thursday said the government would adopt special caution to control air accidents in the coming days. On the Taplejung helicopter crash that killed all seven people onboard including Culture Minister Rabindra Adhikari, DPM Pokhrel said the government has formed a high level probe committee, and reasons behind the crash would come out soon. “All air accidents may not be of the same nature. An air accident of...

Budhigandaki hydro project will gain momentum-Chair Dahal

Gorkha Feb 27: Communist Party of Nepal Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ said the construction of Budhigandaki Hydro as a national pride project will gain momentum. Inaugurating a new-constructed building of Gandaki Rural Municipality-7 on Tuesday, Dahal, also the former Prime Minister, said he would not allow any delay in the construction of the project. “I had signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Chinese Company to expedite the construction of the reservoir-based project when I was the Prime Minister”, he...

Home Minister Thapa urges all to be aware of anti-State forces

Bhadrapur, Feb 13: Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa has urged one and all to be aware of the anti-State forces that he said were active in the country. At a meeting with employees at the District Administration Office (DAO) in Jhapa today, Minister Thapa said that disgruntled forces in and outside of the country were trying to topple the government and weaken it to create instability. Thapa said that although the separatist forces were not so rife in Jhapa...

Nepal has moved towards digitisation and e-governance:PM

Kathmandu, January 31 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that the country has already moved ahead towards digital Nepal, e-governance and paperless technology. Inaugurating the High Definition (HD) broadcasting of four channels of Nepal Television on the occasion of 34th anniversary of the state run TV station today, Prime Minister said that agriculture, industry, tourism, infrastructure development, energy, education and health sectors of Nepal would be modernised. The Prime Minister said, “Nepal has been moving one step ahead...

PM Oli Issues Warning To Suppress Violence And Anarchy

Kathmandu.Jan 29: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said that his government takes all necessary efforts to prevent the efforts to open the incidents related to Peace Process. He also said that the government take all actions to suppress the efforts to push the country into violence and authoritarianism. Prime Minister Oli has already criticized the joint statement issued by various western countries including UN suggesting to form the credible law to provide justice and protect the victims of insurgency...

UN tells Nepal to adopt victim-centric transitional justice

Kathmandu, January 24 The United Nations Office in Nepal and nine other Kathmandu-based foreign diplomatic missions have called on the government to take the country’s transitional justice process forward, keeping the needs of the victims at its heart. Embassy of Australia, Embassy of Germany, Delegation of the European Union, Embassy of Finland, Embassy of France, Embassy of Norway, Embassy of Switzerland, Embassy of the United Kingdom, Embassy of the United States of America, and United Nations in Nepal on...

PM pleads for ‘deeper cooperation’ in trade and investment at WEF meeting

Kathmandu, January 23 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has claimed that Nepal has recently achieved political stability, appealing to the international community to get ready for ‘deeper cooperation’ in trade, investment and connectivity. Addressing a session titled ‘Strategic Outlook on South Asia’ during the annual meeting of World Economic Forum in Davos of Switzerland on Tuesday, the Prime Minister said the political stability of the country had ensured an enabling environment for socio-economic development. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs informs...

Nepal’s constitution is one of the best: Prachanda

Hetauda,Jan 17– Chairman of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has said that Constitution of Nepal has provisions that have empowered the citizens. At a programme in Bagmati Rural Municipality in Makawanpur district on Wednesday, the former prime minister claimed that ours is one of the best constitutions in the world. On the occasion, he inaugurated the building of Bagmati Rural Municipality which was built with the investment of Rs 9 million. Likewise, Prachanda laid the foundation...

Govt is building ‘safe nation’

Kathmandu, January 16 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said the government is in the process of building a ‘safe nation’. In a message issued on Wednesday on the occasion of the 21st National Earthquake Safety Day, he said “We are into a campaign to construct safe houses, school buildings and settlements. We will build all structures that are earthquake resilient.” Referring to the devastating earthquake of April 2015, PM Oli said the government had arranged for reconstructing safe...

Govt will conserve all festivals: Oli

Kathmandu, January 15 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli says his government will conserve and promote festivals of all castes, communities and ethnic groups existing in the country. In his message issued on the occasion of Maghe Sankranti and Maghi festivals, the Prime Minister has said the country’s national unity is strong due to cultural diversity. “Multiethnic, multilingual, multireligious and multicultural characteristics are aspects of Nepal’s fundamental identity,” the Prime Minister’s message reads, “Our common intention is to promote unity...

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