RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec. 17 : (Xinhua) -- The Brazilian government held a ceremony on Friday in Brasilia to grant awards to 11 Colombian citizens who provided help in a plane crash that killed the majority of a Brazilian soccer team delegation in November.
Biratnagar, Dec 17: Nepali Congress senior leader and former Minister Ram Chandra Poudel has said that the three major parties, NC, CPN (UML) and CPN (Maoist Centre) should forge consensus in package to way out the existing political deadlock.
Banepa, Dec 17: Kathmandu University (KU) Registrar Dr Bhola Thapa has been appointed the acting vice chancellor of the varsity.
Kathmandu, Dec 17: The Rani Pokhari, located in the heart of the capital city, will undergo a cleanup with the completion of the relocation of the fishes found in the pond.
Kathmandu, Dec 16: Nepal conceded a six-wicket defeat to India in the second match held on Friday under the ongoing ACC U-19 Asia Cup Cricket tournament in Sri Lanka.
Bhaktapur, Dec 16: Nepal Workers and Peasants Party Chair Narayan Man Bijukchhe has argued that the Indian Ambassador to Nepal, Ranjit Rae, be expelled for breaching diplomatic conduct.
Kathmandu, Dec 16: Former Mustangi king Jigme Parwal Bista passed away at Om Hospital in the capital last night. He was 84.
Gaushala, Dec 16: The Armed Police Force (AFP) personnel arrested two Indian nationals in possession of three packets of marijuana, four packets of hashish and a set of knife at Mahottari district headquarters Jaleshower on Thursday evening.
Tamghas (Gulmi), Dec 16: A man was killed after getting rammed by a truck at Lauresimal area of Bhuwachidi of Gulmi last night.
Palpa, Dec 16: A 24 - hour general strike called to protest the proposal to split a province has affected normal life in the district with transportation coming to a grinding halt and closure of educational institutes and retail shops.
Kathmandu, Dec 15: A meeting of the Legislature-Parliament scheduled for today was put off until coming Monday, following the failure of major political parties to find consensus on the constitution amendment proposal registered in Parliament.