Kathmandu, Aug 13: An emergency meeting headed by Home Minister Janardan Sharma today has formed a central command post for intensifying rescue operations in the country.
Kathmandu, Aug 13: Attorney General Raman Kumar Shrestha has resigned from his office today.
Kathmandu, Aug 13: The CPN (Maoist Centre) has directed its leaders and cadres to involve themselves in rescue operation and relief distribution, in the wake of flooding and landslides that have wrecked havoc across the country killing many people and displacing hundreds other.
Chitwan, Aug 13: Traffic along the Narayangadh-Muglin and Muglin –Naubise road sections has been obstructed from Saturday afternoon due to landslide that occurred at different places following incessant rainfall since the past few days.
Chitwan, August 13: The flood waters from the swollen Rapti and Budhi Rapti rivers have entered most of the hotels in this tourist hotspot of Sauraha forcing the evacuation of tourists and guests to upper floors.
Khotang, August 13: A seven – year – old boy was found floating in a river at Kopilasagadhi rural municipality – 5 in the northern rim of the district.
Kathmandu, August 13: A meeting held among Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, main opposition party leader KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal, Chairman of major coalition partner CPN (Maoist Centre), among others late this evening called on agitating Dr Govinda KC to end his fast-onto-death.
Kathmandu, August 12: Twenty-nine people have lost their lives to floods and landslides triggered by incessant monsoon rains in the different parts of the country in the past 24 hours.
Kathmandu, Aug 12: The priority agenda of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba's upcoming state visit to India will be to implement agreements reached between Nepal and India in the past, said Nepali Ambassador to India Dip Kumar Upadhaya.
BEDMINSTER, United States, Aug. 12 : (AFP) - US President Donald Trump said he would have a phone call on Friday with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to discuss the stand-off over North Korea's nuclear drive.
Kathmandu, Aug 12: The government has mobilised security personnel from Nepal Army, Nepal Police and Armed Police Force for rescue operation and relief distribution for those affected by flooding and landslides across the country, the Home Ministry said.