he government has expressed its concern over the issue of disruption in the power supply to Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), country's sole international airport. Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa today summoned Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) executive director Kulman Ghising to his office and directed him to take measures to address problems seen in the power supply to TIA.
Biratnagar based Camp Office of the Embassy of India has been closed on Monday. The office was opened in 2008 to deal with the situation arising out of devastating Koshi floods has been closed as purpose of opening the Camp Office was fulfilled, said a spokesperson at the Embassy of India, Kathmandu.
Nepali media continued to face assault, harassment and intimidation in the year 2017-18, reveals a report. The status of press freedom is deteriorating with the rise in the spate of anti-press freedom incidents during the period from May 2017 to April 2018.
The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) is to mobilize some 4,000 human resources for National Economic Census going to be carried out for the first time. The National Economic Census is going to be carried out from April 14.
Minister for Federal Affairs and General Administration, Lalbabu Pandit, has clarified that Voluntary Retirement Scheme (VRS) for employees has been cancelled for the time being in view of more employees needed under the federal setup.
Around 75, 000 people are assembling at Tundikhel coming Sunday to recite, "Buddha was born in Nepal". World Record Holders' Council Nepal which is organizing the event shared this information at a press meet here today. The event will be a historic one in terms of the biggest number of people coming together to recite that "Buddha was born in Nepal" message simultaneously, Council Vice Chair Akkal Bahadur Tamang said.
The Himali Conservation Forum has allocated budget of over Rs 6.8 million to undertake red panda conservation efforts in Taplejung this year.
Nepal Bureau of Standards and Metrology has provided Nepal Standard (NS) certification to three gas industries. The gas industries acquiring the NS certification are Janaki Gas Industry, Nawalparasi, Metro Gas Industry, Dhading, and NL Gas Industry, Birgunj. The Bureau provided the quality certificate to these gas industries after carrying out monitoring of the industries.