Himstar announces Ajab ko Gajab Dashain and Tihar offers

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  Kathmandu : Him Electronics Pvt. Ltd., sister concern of Golchha organization has announced “Ajab ko Gajab” Dashain and Tihar offer in Himstar Appliances with attractive gifts for this festive season. Under this offer, customers can get other attractive gifts on every purchase of Himstar products like Himstar TV, Refrigerator, Deep Freezer and AC during this…

Over 300 tourists stranded in Lukla as bad weather affects flights

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Solukhumbu : Over 300 tourists, mostly foreigners, have been stranded in Lukla of Solukhumbu district as the airline companies could not conduct flights from and to Tenzing Hilary Airport due to bad weather. Imanath Adhikari, chief of the Lukla office of the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal, says the weather conditions have not favoured the…

Samajwadi Party will neither celebrate nor protest Constitution Day

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Kathmandu : The Samajwadi Party Nepal, which is also a member of the current ruling coalition, has decided not to participate in any events to be organised on the occasion of Constitution Day. The party has also clarified that it will not conduct any programme against the constitution on the day. The party is in…

27 suffering scrub typhus

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Amargadhi  : Twenty seven persons have been detected with scrub typhus here. Lab In-Charge at Dadeldhura Hospital, Ishwori Prasad Bhushal, informed that among 28 patients, 27 were founded suffering from the disease. They were found in ten days while checking the patients suffering fever. A total of 128 fever patients underwent treatment at the Hospital…

Nepal for peace, security: Minister Gyawali

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Kathmandu  : Minister for Foreign Affairs, Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, has said Nepal is in favour of peace, security and abidance of international laws in relation to the use of seas. Minister Gyawali said this while addressing the Fourth Indian Ocean Conference held in the Maldives on Tuesday under the theme of ‘Securing the Indian Ocean…

Lukla-bound Sita Air plane makes emergency landing in Kathmandu

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Kathmandu : A Sita Air flight to Lukla, also known as the gateway to Everest, has made an emergency landing in Kathmandu after one of its engines on board failed. The plane (9N-AJAH), made an emergency landing at around 8:45 am after the pilot reported that an engine on the aircraft had failed, said TIA…

CIAA summons 58 persons for statements on Lalita Niwas land scam

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Kathmandu : The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority has summoned 58 persons to give their statements on the Lalita Niwas land scam. Issuing a public notice on Wednesday, the anti-corruption constitutional body told them to come to the commission office within next seven days. Most of the summoned ones include landlords who…

After Paudel, Gautam flying to Singapore to see Oli

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Kathmandu : Ruling Nepal Communist Party vice-chairman Bam Dev Gautam is flying to Singapore this afternoon after his party’s chairman, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, sought him. Oli is currently undergoing treatment for his kidneys in Singapore. He is return back home this Friday, according to reports. Just on Tuesday, the party’s general secretary  He…

Bharatpur airport to be developed as alternative domestic airport

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Bharatpur : Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Yogesh Kumar Bhattarai, has said that Bharatpur airport would be developed as alternative domestic airport outside of Kathmandu. Talking to media persons at Bharatpur airport today, Minister Bhattarai shared that night flights would be operated at Bharatpur airport. The runway would be expanded and the terminal…

Alternative of democracy is democracy itself: Government spokesman

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Kavre : Minister for Communications and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Banskota has reiterated that the alternative to democracy is democracy alone. Addressing the agreement programme of the Greater Sunkoshi Panchkhal Water Supply Project here today, he said that democracy has no alternative. The water supply project is being implemented in Panchkhal municipality of Kavrepalanchok. “The…