IoM cancels MBBS entrance exam, new dates to be fixed soon

KATHMANDU:  The Institute of Medicine (IoM) under Tribhuvan University on Sunday finally cancelled the MBBS entrance examinations held on October 14 after it was confirmed that the question papers of the test were leaked. The IoM took the decision four days after the TU Executive Council authorised the IoM to take the legitimate action on […]

Bomb hurled at NC leader Poudel in Tanahun

GORKHA:  Nepali Congress leader Ram Chandra Poudel was targeted with a bomb while heading towards Lamjung from Gorkha. Poudel had reached Nepaldanda in Bhanu Municipality-10 of Tanahun when the bomb was hurled at his vehicle. Poudel aide Surya Chandra Basnet said no one was hurt in the incident. Regional Police Office, Pokhara, confirmed the attack […]

Tara Air succeeds Khumbu Region Waste Management Campaign 2017

KATHMANDU:  As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility programme, Tara Air has been actively supporting the “Waste Management Campaign” in the Solukhumbu region. The company executed this valuable environmental event  on Nov. 15 which was managed in collaboration with the Sagarmatha Pollution Control Committee (SPCC) and the Lukla based Himalayan Club. In order to maintain […]

17 kg gold seized from Kerung border

KATHMANDU:  Police have confiscated 17 kg gold from Kerung border point of Rasuwa, the only trade route currently in operation between Nepal and China, on Saturday. Acting on a tip-off, a police team deployed from the District Police Office, Rasuwa, seized the precious yellow metal from a Bolero jeep this morning. According Sharad Kumar Thapa, […]

Govt forms rapid task force to control air pollution in Kathmandu

KATHMANDU:  The government has formed a ‘rapid task force’ for immediately controlling the air pollution in the Kathmandu valley and for maintaining coordination among the concerned bodies for the same. The government has formed the rapid task force in view of the increasing level of air pollution in the Kathmandu valley. The task force was formed […]

Will become PM for 7 times, claims Deuba

DHANGADHI:  Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has claimed that he will become PM for another two terms. The five-time prime minister, commenting on CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli’s statement, said an astrologer had predicted he will lead the country as the PM for seven times. Oli on Wednesday had said that Sher Bahadur Deuba is […]