Every time a government introduces any new reform measures after exhaustive study to improve governance in India , it has become the practice for the opposition parties and sections of NGOs and activists to oppose it. This is happening now and it has also happened earlier when BJP was the opposition party. The voice raised by BJP against the..
Whenever the great and the good unite in approval or condemnation of something, my impulse is to break ranks. So, I find it hard to join the chorus of moral indignation at the UK government’s recent decision to “break international law” by amending its Withdrawal Agreement (WA) with the European Union. The “breach” of the WA is a..
NEW DELHI:- Malaika Arora, who tested positive for COVID-19 on September 7, has "overcome the virus," she announced in an..
MADRID, (AFP):- A million people in and around the Spanish capital on Monday were under new "stay-at-home" orders to contain another coronavirus surge, as the US death toll neared 200,000. But..
By FRANK JORDANS, BERLIN (AP):- Political pressure grew Monday for European governments to tackle the rising number of coronavirus case without resorting to a spring-style lockdown that would hit the..
Yangchen Dolma, DHARMASHALA, INDIA, (TPI):- To bring worldwide attention and support for the current critical situation in Tibet under the Chinese totalitarian communist oppressive regime, India..
N24 Staff Writer, KATHMANDU: According to Nepal Stock Exchange, the NEPSE index has declined by 6.12 points to close at 1,569.06 points. While the Sensitive Index decline by 1.38 points to 312.24..
WASHINGTON, (AFP):- Massive sums of allegedly dirty money have flowed for years through some of the world's largest banking institutions, said an international journalism investigation published Sunday, which denounced shortcomings in sector regulations. "Profits from deadly drug wars, fortunes embezzled from developing countries, and hard-earned..
ROME, (AFP):- Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep both advanced to the finals of the Italian Open on Sunday as fans returned to the stands at the Foro Italico for the first time. World number one Djokovic beat Norway's Casper Ruud 7-5, 6-3 and will play Argentine Diego Schwartzman for his fifth Rome title. Top women's seed Simona Halep..
LONDON:- The second global health conference of the Non-resident Nepali Association (NRNA) concluded on Sunday adopting a 26-point Global Nepali Health Declaration. The conference that kicked off on Friday held a thorough discussion on the declaration with inputs and deliberations of experts and stakeholders. NRNA Health Committee Chair Dr..
All registered voters in California will soon receive a mail-in ballot even if they haven’t asked for one, and there will be..
KATHMANDU:- Chairman of the Constituent Assembly (CA) Subas Nembang played a crucial role to promulgate the Constitution of Nepal amid huge challenges to create a positive environment and bring dissenting political parties on board. Through the marathon talks among the political parties from different political movements, ideologies and..
By ROD McGUIRK, CANBERRA, Australia (AP):- A humpback whale has found its way back to sea weeks after it got lost in a murky, crocodile-infested river in northern Australia. There have been no previous recorded sightings of whales in the remote East Alligator River in the Northern Territory’s World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park, and no..
KATHMANDU:- The online determination and collection of revenue started by Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is found effective. The metropolis had launched this service from its Ward No 26 on..
KATHMANDU:- The tourist bus entrepreneurs have stepped up their preparation to operate tourist bus service placing high health safety measures. Preparation is in full swing to resume the traffic..
By ILAN BEN ZION, JERUSALEM (AP):- An Israeli court on Monday approved the extradition of a former teacher wanted in Australia on charges of child sex abuse, potentially paving the way for her to..
By TALI ARBEL, MATT O'BRIEN and MATT OTT, WASHINGTON, (AP):- The U.S. Commerce Department said Friday it will ban Chinese-owned TikTok and WeChat from U.S. app stores on Sunday and will bar the apps..
A new book by Kieran Finnane has the title “Peace Crimes.” It refers to acts of civil disobedience against war, or civil resistance to war. My hope is that the..