Government yet to fix support price for paddy

KATHMANDU:  Though harvesting of more than 80 per cent of paddy across the country has been completed, the government is yet to fix the support price of the cereal crop. As a result of the government’s delay in fixing the price, farmers across the country are undecided about price of their paddy and are even […]

Earliest inhabitants of Upper Mustang came from Tibet, finds scientific study

KATHMANDU:  A new scientific study has found that the earliest inhabitants of Upper Mustang, who arrived some 3,000 years ago, originally came from the north and the Tibetan plateau, according to a distinguished professor of anthropology at the University of California, Merced. Sharing the findings and prospects of the scientific research with THT, Lead scientist Prof Mark Aldenderfer said […]

President Bhandari and UAE Speaker hold talks

ABU DHABI:  Speaker of the Federal National Council of the UAE Dr Amal Al Quibaisi paid a courtesy call on President Bidya Devi Bhandari in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Tuesday. During the meet, President Bhandari congratulated Dr Al Quibaisi for being elected the Speaker and appreciated the UAE’s achievement in ensuring 70 […]