Nepal-US potential investment areas discussed in Pokhara

Pokhara / A team from the United States (US) has arrived Pokhara to explore investment potentials in Gandaki State. The delegates representing Washington DC-based Nepal Development Consortium (NDC) held an interaction with entrepreneurs and industrialists of Pokhara on Tuesday. In the interaction jointly organized by NDC and Pokhara Chamber of...

Jagannath Dulal elected Press Union Kathmandu President

Kathmandu / Jagannath Dulal has been elected to the President of Kathmandu chapter of Nepal Press Union. The 8th convention of the Union on Tuesday elected a 15-member working committee under the leadership of Dulal. He defeated his close contender Maheswor Gautam by 92 votes. Dulal received 285 votes against 193 votes by Gautam, informed chief e...

DPM Pokharel emphasizes extensive discussions for climate action

Kathmandu / Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defense Ishwor Pokharel has stressed on extensive discussions for minimizing the climate change effects and adaption, arguing that Nepal was worst hit by the climate change. Speaking in the pre-discussion of 'Sagarmatha Sambad' (Sagarmatha Dialogue) here today, DPM Pokharel mentioned that Nepal's ...

One killed in road accident

Sindhuli / One person died and 13 others were injured when a tractor met with an accident at the Chakmake road section in ward no. 4 of Dudhauli municipality. Brahmalal Dhami,70, of Gichirani in ward no. 1 of the same municipality died in the incident that took place on Saturday, according to DSP at the District Police Office Shyam Bahadur Khatri. ...

19 injured in road accident

Damauli / Nineteen people were injured in an accident involving a truck and a bus this morning at Rimalni of Bandipur rural municipality-1 in Tanahu district.The accident took place when a truck (Na 7 Kha 6268) and a bus (Na 7 Kha 4424) collided along the Prithvi highway. The truck was heading towards Dumre from Damauli while the bus was coming fro...

Minister Bhattarai speaks about government policy of reopening closed airports

Bhimduttanagar / Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Kumar Bhattarai has said the government is working on a plan of re-operating airports which have remained closed due to various reasons. In his address to a programme on re-operation of Kanchanpur Airport organised by the Bhimdutta Municipality Office here today, the Minister ...

One killed in road accident

Nepalgunj / A man has died in a road accident that took place near Deurali in Ratna highway last night. The deceased has been identified as Raj Kumar Chaudhary, the driver of a jeep (Bhe. 1 Cha. 1639) that collided with a passenger bus (Bhe. 1 Kha. 2759). Seriously injured in the accident, Chaudhary died during treatment at the Teaching Hospital...