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Govt fails to raise 'petro trade' issue with China during President Xi's visit

Govt fails to raise 'petro trade' issue with...

Kathmandu(Nepal) Oct 14: The country's plan to start petroleum trade with China, which has been under discussion since the supply...

Import of foreign alcohol falls this Dashain

Import of foreign alcohol falls this Dashain

Kathmandu(Nepal) Oct 14: Import of foreign alcohol products has declined this festive season. Generally alcohol consumption increases during the festivals...

Government in bid to resolve extra fee issue

Government in bid to resolve extra fee issue

Kathmandu(Nepal) Oct 14: The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology has started discussions to resolve the issue of extra fees...

NC organises annual tea reception

NC organises annual tea reception

Kathmandu (Nepal) Oct 14: The main opposition party Nepali Congress hosted annual tea reception at its central office in Sanepa,...

Police Chief Khanal leaves for Chile

Police Chief Khanal leaves for Chile

Kathmandu (Nepal) Oct 14: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sarbendra Khanal left for Chile to take part in the 88th...

TU to get vice-chancellor soon

TU to get vice-chancellor soon

Kathmandu (Nepal) Oct 14: Tribhuvan University, the largest university of the country, expects to get its vice-chancellor soon. The post...

Foreign visitors up

Foreign visitors up

Kathmandu (Nepal) Oct 14: In the period of past five years from 2013 to 2018, as many as 62,125 foreign...

20pc discount on homestay next year

20pc discount on homestay next year

Kathmandu (Nepal) Oct 14: The Home Stay Association of Nepal (HOSAN) has announced that it will offer discount packages to...

WB projects economy to grow at 7.1pc in current fiscal year

WB projects economy to grow at 7.1pc in...

Kathmandu (Nepal) Oct 14: The World Bank has projected Nepal's economy to grow at 7.1 per cent in the ongoing...

Moscow to agree to resume Russia-Ukraine flights if Kiev puts it forward - lawmaker

Moscow to agree to resume Russia-Ukraine flights if...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: Russia will give its consent to reinstate flights between Russia and Ukraine if Kiev puts...

Serbia-EAEU deal on free trade zone to break new ground, says Russian upper house speaker

Serbia-EAEU deal on free trade zone to break...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: Russian Federation Council (upper house) Speaker Valentina Matviyenko considers the signing of the agreement on creating...

Four more protesters detained after July rally in Moscow

Four more protesters detained after July rally in...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: Investigators have detained four more participants in an unauthorized rally in downtown Moscow on July 27...

Prize in Economic Sciences awarded for research to alleviate global poverty

Prize in Economic Sciences awarded for research to...

Stockholm (Sweden) Oct 14: The 2019 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2019 has been...

Russia to hold Strategic Missile Force drills with over 200 missile launchers

Russia to hold Strategic Missile Force drills with...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: Russia will hold its Strategic Missile Force drills on October 15-17 that will involve 12,000 troops,...

Russia's energy chief says compliance of OPEC+ deal expected at 100% in October

Russia's energy chief says compliance of OPEC+ deal...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: Russia plans to guarantee 100% compliance on the production cutback in October, Energy Minister Alexander Novak...

Bank of Russia believes improper to completely reject dollar in international reserves

Bank of Russia believes improper to completely reject...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: The Bank of Russia does not consider prudent to completely abandon the dollar in international reserves,...

A handshake between leaders of Persian Gulf states can mean a lot - Putin

A handshake between leaders of Persian Gulf states...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: Serious contradictions between a number of the Persian Gulf countries speak in favor of Russia's initiative...

Russia continues to develop advanced weapons - Putin

Russia continues to develop advanced weapons - Putin

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: Russian specialists continue to develop state-of-the-art weapons even now that Russia has hypersonic weapons no one...

Putin offers his condolences to Japanese PM over human deaths in powerful typhoon

Putin offers his condolences to Japanese PM over...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: Russian President Vladimir Putin has offered his condolences to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe over numerous...

Putin admits he doesn't read Trump's Twitter

Putin admits he doesn't read Trump's Twitter

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: Russian President Vladimir Putin admitted that he does not read Twitter of US President Donald Trump,...

Moscow, Riyadh in talks on satellite launch from Saudi Arabian soil

Moscow, Riyadh in talks on satellite launch from...

Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) Oct 14: Russia and Saudi Arabia are holding talks on launching a satellite from the kingdom's soil,...

Drills to repel assault forces involving up to 8,000 servicemen start in Far East

Drills to repel assault forces involving up to...

Vladivostok (Russia) Oct 14: Massive drills to repel the "enemy" assault force have started in the Primorsky and Sakhalin Regions....

Putin's Saudi tour and Russia's trump card in Indian-Chinese rapprochement

Putin's Saudi tour and Russia's trump card in...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: One of the key agreements during Vladimir Putin's visit to Saudi Arabia will be a construction...

Typhoon Hagibis hammers Japan, leaving chaos in its wake

Typhoon Hagibis hammers Japan, leaving chaos in its...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: On October 12, Typhoon Hagibis struck Japan's mainland, leaving 40 victims in the aftermath, with 15...

EU renews sanctions addressing use of chemical weapons, including Salisbury attack

EU renews sanctions addressing use of chemical weapons,...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: The EU has renewed sanctions against entities and individuals allegedly involved in the use and development...

Catalan separatist leaders get jail terms for failed independence bid

Catalan separatist leaders get jail terms for failed...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 14: The Russian Navy's missile frigate Admiral Makarov held a gunnery exercise in the East Mediterranean, Ship...

K-pop star Sulli found dead: police

K-pop star Sulli found dead: police

Seoul (South Korea) Oct 14: South Korean singer-actress Sulli, who suffered from online abuse, was found dead at a residence...