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Suspension on Simrik Airlines' flights continues

Suspension on Simrik Airlines' flights continues

Kathmandu (Nepal) August 24: The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) has continued the temporary suspension of flights of Simrik...

Up to Rs 3 lakh fine for misusing land

Up to Rs 3 lakh fine for misusing...

Kathmandu (Nepal) August 24: The government has enforced the Land Use Act, 2019, which introduces the concept of land bank...

NOC too secretive for a public company

NOC too secretive for a public company

Kathmandu (Nepal) August 24: The state-owned Nepal Oil Corporation, which used to publish its fortnightly and monthly profit-loss details when...

End gender discrimination in citizenship bill: NHRC

End gender discrimination in citizenship bill: NHRC

Kathmandu (Nepal) August 24: Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission Anup Raj Sharma said lawmakers needed to think about...

Lack of X-ray service hits patients in Siraha

Lack of X-ray service hits patients in Siraha

Siraha (Nepal) August 24: Patients visiting Mirchaiya Primary Health Centre of Siraha district have been affected as authorities have not...

Properites worth Rs 1.2m gutted in house blaze in Bhojpur

Properites worth Rs 1.2m gutted in house blaze...

Bhojpur (Nepal) August 24: A house was damaged by a massive fire in Arun Rural Municipality-2 of Bhojpur district, on...

US govt supports conservation of Krishna temple in Patan

US govt supports conservation of Krishna temple in...

Kathmandu (Nepal) August 24: US Embassy in Kathmandu today announced this year's recipient of the Ambassador's Fund for Cultural Preservation....

Report reveals world's most lucrative airline routes

Report reveals world's most lucrative airline routes

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 24: Air travel is a lucrative business but certainly not the easiest to succeed in owing to...

West Papua journalist faces intimidation, files appeal to UN

West Papua journalist faces intimidation, files appeal to...

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 24: West Papua journalist Victor Mambor claims he has faced intimidation and harassment for reporting on the...

Police arrest terrorist suspects in East Java

Police arrest terrorist suspects in East Java

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 24: The National Police's Densus 88 counterterrorism squad apprehended three terrorist suspects at three different locations in...

Attorney General instructs IGP to refrain from sending inconclusive reports

Attorney General instructs IGP to refrain from sending...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) August 24: The Attorney General has informed the acting Inspector General of Police (IGP) that the...

PM says personal conflicts within the good governance government stalled building the country

PM says personal conflicts within the good governance...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) August 24: Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that although a good governance government was established...

Construction of the Fantasy Island family amusement park launched

Construction of the Fantasy Island family amusement park...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) August 24: Minister of Megapolis and Western Development Patali Champika Ranawaka Friday ceremonially laid the foundation stone...

Case against Keheliya Rambukwella to be heard on October 1

Case against Keheliya Rambukwella to be heard on...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) August 24: The Colombo Chief Magistrate's Court yesterday postponed the case against former Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella...

President instructs armed forces to maintain security as Emergency Regulations not extended

President instructs armed forces to maintain security as...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) August 24: Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena has issued a gazette notification instructing the members of the...

Sri Lanka cuts policy rates to revive economy

Sri Lanka cuts policy rates to revive economy

Colombo (Sri Lanka) August 24: The Monetary Board of Sri Lanka's Central Bank has decided to relax monetary policies and...

Japanese businesses hurting as S.Koreans stay away

Japanese businesses hurting as S.Koreans stay away

Tokyo (Japan) August 24: Japanese businesses that rely on tourism are taking a hit amid rising political tensions between Japan...

Japanese war-orphans seeking UN stateless status

Japanese war-orphans seeking UN stateless status

Tokyo (Japan) August 24: A group of Japanese descendants in the Philippines has applied for the status of "stateless person"...

Abe arrives in France for G7 summit

Abe arrives in France for G7 summit

Tokyo (Japan) August 24: Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived in France on Friday to attend the G7 summit meeting.

Twenty years of emoji

Twenty years of emoji

Tokyo (Japan) August 24: Emoji are 20 years old this year. The little pictograms from Japan have become ubiquitous in...

S.Korea: GSOMIA remains in effect for now

S.Korea: GSOMIA remains in effect for now

Tokyo (Japan) August 24: Officials of South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff say that projectiles launched by the North early...

TICAD statement may call for freedom of seas

TICAD statement may call for freedom of seas

Tokyo (Japan) August 24: NHK has learned that adjustments are being made to include the importance of freedom of the...

Pakistan's support to terrorism behind Kashmir turmoil, alleges PoK activist

Pakistan's support to terrorism behind Kashmir turmoil, alleges...

Rawalakot [PoK], Aug 24 (ANI): A political activist has lambasted Pakistan for creating turmoil in Jammu and Kashmir for decades...

Amendments to be brought to Decentralization Act before local council elections

Amendments to be brought to Decentralization Act before...

Male (Maldives) August 24: Main-ruling Maldivian Democratic Party's Chairperson and Henveiru Hulhangu MP Hassan Latheef has revealed that the Decentralization...

'MDP will take the lead in the local council elections' - Shifaz

'MDP will take the lead in the local...

Male (Maldives) August 24: Vice President of main ruling Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) Mohamed Shifaz has stated that the party...

MNDF concludes joint military exercise with the US

MNDF concludes joint military exercise with the US

Male (Maldives) August 24: 'Exercise Balance Metal', the joint military exercise conducted by Maldives National Defense Force in association with...

Inspection of all tourist facilities to be concluded by October

Inspection of all tourist facilities to be concluded...

Male (Maldives) August 24: Tourism Ministry has revealed that the inspection of tourist facilities in 16 atolls has been concluded.