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NTC hunts for missing TB cases

The National Tuberculosis Centre (NTC), Thimi has started the hunt for…

Uighur group says nearly 100 casualties in China clash

A clash in China's far western region of Xinjiang, home to the country's…

Israeli strikes kill dozens across Gaza: medics

Israeli bombardments early on Wednesday killed "dozens" of Palestinians in…

Three parties agree to sign power trade agreement with India

The three major political parties have reached an understanding to sign the…

NC suggests govt to utilize Modi's visit for national interest

Nepali Congress has suggested the government to maximum utilize the upcoming…

Guru Rinpoche's body arrives in Nepal from Bhutan

The body of late Guru Shamar Rimpoche has been brought to Raniban-based…

House has to endorse President, Vice President: Oli

CPN-UML Chairperson KP Oli has said the parliament has to approve the…

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UML’s 9th National Convention set to elect new leadership

UML’s 9th National Convention set to elect new leadership

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Economy

CBI Int’l Director to arrive next week

International Director of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), Simon Moore, is visiting Kathmandu on 2nd-3rd…

Society

Speaker Nembang instructs govt to inform House about Adhikari couple’s health condition

Speaker of the Legislature-Parliament Subas Nembang has instructed the government to immediately inform the House about…

Sports

Khanal new chief at Admin Dept of NSC

Kamal Khanal has been appointed the new chief of Administrative Department at the National Sports Council (NSC).

In Focus

World

Uighur group says nearly 100 casualties in China clash

Uighur group says nearly 100 casualties in China clash

30-07-2014 Hits:105 world news Anand Chaudhary

A clash in China's far western region of Xinjiang, home to the country's mostly Muslim Uighur minori...

Opinion & Analysis

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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...

Understanding health care and hospital system in Kathmandu

Understanding health care and hospital system in Kathmandu

10-05-2014 anand

In December 2013, I decided to undertake a three-week medical elective at two very different hospitals in Kathmandu. The first...

Nepal should brand itself as an inexpensive destination to encourage mass tourism: Lama

Nepal should brand itself as an inexpensive destination to encourage mass tourism: Lama

21-04-2014 anandg

Hari Man Lama is the Executive Chairman of Incentive Tours and Travels, which is the GSA of Malaysia-based long-haul, low-cost...

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Forex

Exchange Rate for 30 July 2014    
Currency
Buying*
Selling*
U.S. dollar
1
95.91
96.51
European euro
1
128.82
129.62
UK pound sterling
1
162.62
163.64
Swiss franc
1
106.01
106.67
Australian dollar
1
90.12
90.68
Canadian dollar
1
88.73
89.28
Singapore dollar
1
77.26
77.74
Japanese yen
10
9.41
9.46
Chinese renminbi (Yuan)
1
15.52
15.61
Saudi Arabian riyal
1
25.57
25.73
Qatari riyal
1
26.34
26.51
Thai baht
1
3.01
3.03
UAE Dirham
1
26.11
26.27
Malaysian ringgit
1
30.21
30.40
South Korean Won
100
9.36
9.42
Indian Rupees
100
160.00
160.15
*In Nepalese Rupees (Rs)



Int'l Coverage on Nepal

Nepali Mothers Suffer From Fallen Wombs

Nepali Mothers Suffer From Fallen Wombs

30-07-2014 Hits:97 Int'l Coverage Sanjeev Singh - avatar Sanjeev Singh

It wasn't until I actually met rural Nepali women that I understood just how difficult life often is for mothers in that country. Not only are they expected to do all of the housework and most of the ...

Diaspora

‘Invest in Nepali Property Market’: Rajbhandary

‘Invest in Nepali Property Market’: Rajbhandary

16-07-2014 Hits:2462 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:1999 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:1966 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:6258 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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