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Ncell donates Rs 200 million to PM's relief fund

Telecommunications service provider Ncell Friday donated Rs 200 million to…

NT hands over Rs 20 million in financial assistance to PM Relief Fund

Nepal Telecom (NT) Friday provided Rs 20 million to the Prime Minister's…

Congress' behaviour leaves coalition partners increasingly disaffected: DPM Gautam

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bam Dev Gautam said that…

US envoy calls on PM

US Ambassador to Nepal Peter W Bodde called on Prime Minister Sushil Koirala…

12th Handicraft Trade Fair in November

With an objective of expanding appeal of Nepali handicraft in the domestic…

Two people killed, one missing in Rautahat boat capsize

Two women were killed and a man is missing after a boat carrying locals…

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Nepali boxers aim for medals at the Asiad

Nepali boxers aim for medals at the Asiad

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Nepali weightlifters determined to compete in the upcoming Asiad

Nepali weightlifters determined to compete in the upcoming Asiad

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Jure Landslide Disaster: Latest report from Ground Zero (Video)

Jure Landslide Disaster: Latest report from Ground Zero (Video)

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Economy

Ncell donates Rs 200 million to PM's relief fund

Telecommunications service provider Ncell Friday donated Rs 200 million to the Prime Minister's Disaster Relief Fund to…

Society

Take precautionary measures to prevent Ebola: WHO

The officials of World Health Organisation (WHO) in Nepal have advised the public to take precautionary measures for…

Sports

U-16-Nepalese-cricket-team

Victorious U-16 squad arrives home making history

The Nepali U-16 squad arrived home on Thursday after a historical victory in the ACC U-16 Premier 2014 held Malaysia.

In Focus

World

Hamas vows avenge after Israel killed three of its senior militants

Hamas vows avenge after Israel killed three of its senior militants

22-08-2014 Hits:238 world news Anand Chaudhary

Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Islamic Hamas movement, vowed revenge on Thursday after Israel...

Opinion & Analysis

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Eye on the Sun Koshi Landslide: Monitoring and Infrastructure Planning Key to Minimizing Scale of Disasters

05-08-2014 rajesh

In the early hours of 2 August 2014, a landslide occurred above Jure village, about 1.4 km upstream from the...

Sweet-talking Modi serves ‘special chai’ to Nepalis

Sweet-talking Modi serves ‘special chai’ to Nepalis

04-08-2014 shanjib

Straight-talking and frank assessment may be the norm in the boardroom but one has to take refuge in flattery during...

How not to attract tourists

09-06-2014 rabindra

A dysfunctional tourism board, grounded national flag-carrier and agitating tour operators do not portray the country as a tourist hotspot.

World Environment Day Special: The Himalayas - Upstream but Downwind

World Environment Day Special: The Himalayas - Upstream but Downwind

05-06-2014 rajesh

The Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region has received much attention as the source of rivers that supply water to 1.3...

The Demise of Judiciary

The Demise of Judiciary

29-05-2014 anand

Five weeks ago the Judicial Council (JC) recommended eight names for positions in the Supreme Court. It had taken three...

Connecting terrestrial ‘islands’ to promote biodiversity

Connecting terrestrial ‘islands’ to promote biodiversity

24-05-2014 anand

This year, the UN has declared ‘Island Biodiversity’ as the theme for celebrating International Day for Biological Diversity. The world’s...

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Forex

Exchange Rate for 22 August 2014
Currency
Buying*
Selling*
U.S. dollar
1
96.78
97.38
European euro
1
128.37
129.16
UK pound sterling
1
160.53
161.53
Swiss franc
1
106.00
106.65
Australian dollar
1
89.85
90.40
Canadian dollar
1
88.24
88.79
Singapore dollar
1
77.41
77.89
Japanese yen
10
9.32
9.38
Chinese renminbi (Yuan)
1
15.73
15.83
Saudi Arabian riyal
1
25.81
25.97
Qatari riyal
1
26.58
26.74
Thai baht
1
3.03
3.05
UAE Dirham
1
26.35
26.51
Malaysian ringgit
1
30.53
30.72
South Korean Won
100
9.45
9.51
Indian Rupees
100
160.00
160.15
*In Nepalese Rupees (Rs)



Int'l Coverage on Nepal

Literacy Tutor from Nepal Shares ESL Experience with New Immigrants

Literacy Tutor from Nepal Shares ESL Experience with New Immigrants

22-08-2014 Hits:135 Int'l Coverage Sanjeev Singh - avatar Sanjeev Singh

In a brightly decorated classroom lined with children’s artwork and brimming with the playful noise and energy of a bunch of 4- and 5-year-olds, Totadri Dhimal ’15 encourages talking. The more the bet...

Diaspora

‘Invest in Nepali Property Market’: Rajbhandary

‘Invest in Nepali Property Market’: Rajbhandary

16-07-2014 Hits:5927 Diaspora By our correspondent

A leading Nepali businessman, Om Rajbhandary, has called upon members of Nepalese diaspora in the UK to invest in the...

Mindfulness is here and now: Sw. Arun

Mindfulness is here and now: Sw. Arun

15-07-2014 Hits:4348 Diaspora By our correspondent

Founder of Osho Tapoban, Swami Anand Arun, has said that we can lead a healthy, happy and creative life by...

Walk for Nepal Boston 2014 Campaign launched

01-07-2014 Hits:3408 Diaspora our correspondent

Nepal ko Yuwa (NKY) officially launched Walk for Nepal Boston 2014 campaign at MIT, Cambridge, in the United States on...

A Nepali Colourist makes it big in UK

A Nepali Colourist makes it big in UK

09-06-2014 Hits:8678 Diaspora Our Special Correspondent

Ram Krishna Tripathi, a young Nepali colourist, has made it big in the UK, by joining Filmlight—a world-renowned company in...


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