Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that the government has been working on preparedness regarding the disaster risk management along with national policy, learning from the devastating 2015 earthquake. Inaugurating the 14th meeting of the Asia Pacific Regional Consultative Committee on Disaster Management here today, he said works on post-earthquake relief and rehabilitation as well as reconstruction is ongoing since the earthquake.
The number of women driving with drink has increased in the Kathmandu Valley in the recent time. According to the information shared by the Metropolitan Police Division, in the recent four months of the fiscal year, 341 women were provided awareness class on safe driving as they were found driving after getting drunk.
Gandaki Province Minister for Social Development Naradevi Pun has said the violence against women was growing because of women’s financial dependency on others.
Finance Minister Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada has said the agriculture sector could not be transformed as the technology has been confined to the laboratory.
Nepal is to raise the issues about impact of climate change with top priority in the COP 24, the United Nations 24th climate change conference.
Owing to sheer negligence of contractor, the Dharapani Irrigation Project based in Krishnapur Municipality-1 Domilla of Kanchanpur has been in limbo.
The Swoyambhu Management and Protection General Committee has completed the renovation of several 19 heritages in the Swoyambhunath area.
The government has approved the Contribution-based Social Security Regulations, 2075. Cabinet meeting held on November 11 approved the Regulations, ensuring the social security rights to labourers and to make arrangements for providing social security to the contributors.
Chief Minister of Karnali Province, Mahendra Bahadur Shahi, arrived in Simikot of Humla today along with a Chinese team for the feasibility study of road and railway to Jamunaha via Simikot.