CHICAGO, Sept. 14: (Xinhua) --Unlike the poverty estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau on Tuesday, a study conducted by U.S. researchers concludes that U.S. poverty has fallen sharply over the decades.
Kathmandu, Sept 14: Nepal defeated Singapore by seven wickets in the final game of the group stage under the ACC U-19 eastern regional tournament 2017 underway in Malaysia. With the win, Nepal has topped its group A.
Solukhumbu, Sept 14: Good news for mountaineers. They will receive free medical service online while on the way to the top of Mt Everest, something which lacked previously. Any health problems that the mountaineers suffer while climbing the world's tallest peak (8,848 meters) will be addressed online.
KATHMANDU: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who was elected to the top executive post on June 6, is completing his 100 days in office, generally referred to as the 'honeymoon period' in Nepali politics.
Nuwakot, Sept 14: The power supply from the central system has been disrupted with the fire engulfing the Trishuli Fuse Service (no light) at the Trishuli Hydropower Production House of the Nepal Electricity Authority.
Kathmandu, Sept 13: Sixth Nepal-Africa Film Festival -2017 is taking place here from September 18-20.
Rajbiraj, Sept 13: The local authorities are tightening the security in the district in view of the forthcoming 3rd phase of local polls the government announced for September 18.
Kathmandu, Sept 13: The Election Commission is to issue the voter identity cards for the purpose of the third phase local-level election on September 15, 16 and 17.
Chitwan, Sept 13: The transportation along the Narayangadh – Muglin road stretch has resumed after a dry landslide blocked the country's busiest route on Tuesday.
Rajbiraj (Saptari), Sept 12: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has urged one and all to involve in local election actively, making it a peaceful accomplishment.
Kathmandu, Sept 12: The writ petition filed by Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Nepal Police Nawaraj Silwal, challenging NP decision to not promote him to IGP, has been quashed by the Supreme Court today.