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Govt critic Caputova elected Slovakia’s first female president

By   /  March 31, 2019  /  English  /  Comments Off on Govt critic Caputova elected Slovakia’s first female president

BRATISLAVA– Vocal government critic and anti-corruption activist Zuzana Caputova will become Slovakia’s first female president after provisional results showed her winning Saturday’s run-off election. Environmental lawyer Caputova got 58.40 percent of the ballot while EU energy commissioner Maros Sefcovic garnered 41.59, the Slovak Statistics Office said. Official results are due Sunday at noon. “Let us […]

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98 children sexually harassed in four months

By   /  March 9, 2019  /  English  /  Comments Off on 98 children sexually harassed in four months

Kathmandu, March 9 (RSS): In the four months of the current fiscal year, a total of 98 incidents of sexual harassment to children have been recorded in the country. The Central Child Welfare Board maintained this recorded with continuous monitoring the data brought forth by the various media. Among these, 97 victims were the girl […]

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TU working to fix FSU poll date soon

By   /  February 2, 2019  /  English  /  Comments Off on TU working to fix FSU poll date soon

Kathmandu: The Tribhuvan University (TU) is working to announce the date of the free students’ union (FSU) soon. TU registrar Dilli Prasad Upreti said discussions were underway to fix the election date. Though some media published the news that February 26 was fixed for the FSU polls, he showed its concerns over the unverified news. […]

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President Bhandari, VP Pun And PM Oli Congratulate Indian Counterparts

By   /  January 26, 2019  /  English  /  Comments Off on President Bhandari, VP Pun And PM Oli Congratulate Indian Counterparts

Kathmandu, Jan. 26: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has congratulated the President of India Ram Nath Kovind on the occasion of the 70th Republic Day of India today. Likewise, Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun ‘Pasang’ has also congratulated his Indian counterpart M. Venkaiah Naidu on the occasion of the 70th Republic Day of India. Similarly, in a […]

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NPU expresses grief over demise of journalist Chalise

By   /  January 22, 2019  /  English  /  Comments Off on NPU expresses grief over demise of journalist Chalise

Kathmandu– Nepal Press Union (NPU) has said it has been aggrieved by the demise of journalist and its central member Ramesh Chalise. NPU general secretary Ajay Babu Shiwakoti, in a press statement today, said the NPU was deeply saddened by the news about the death of Chalise who was also the former central member of […]

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Consultation held with ADB to accelerate Melamchi Water Supply Project

By   /  January 22, 2019  /  English  /  Comments Off on Consultation held with ADB to accelerate Melamchi Water Supply Project

Kathmandu– The Melamchi Water Supply Project has held consultation with the donor agency Asian Development Bank (ADB) to expedite the works relating to the project. Committee’s Spokesperson Rajendra Prasad Panta told RSS that Committee was preparing to scrap the contract with the construction company building tunnel for the Project and it recommended entrusting the responsibilities […]

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