Owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, the global economy is suffering its sharpest decline since the Great Depression. But while everybody is hurting, it is the world’s poorest countries that will pay the highest price unless they receive more help. Some 1.5 billion people live in low-income developing countries, struggling to overcome weak public..
Any objective observer of the American political system must wonder why, when the United States confronts the world’s highest COVID-19 death toll and a ravaged economy, US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will do nothing but confirm outgoing President Donald Trump’s appointees to the federal judiciary. It’s strange behavior. The..
LOS ANGELES:- Marvel star Anthony Mackie has found his next project in "The Ogun", an action thriller for Netflix. The actor,..
By CARA ANNA,NAIROBI, Kenya (AP):- Ethiopia’s prime minister is rejecting growing international consensus for dialogue and a halt to deadly fighting in the Tigray region as “unwelcome,” saying..
BERLIN, (AFP):- Germany announced Wednesday that it will push for Europe to ban ski holidays in a bid to curb coronavirus infections, while cases of Covid-19 reached a new peak of more than 60..
SHANGHAI, (Reuters):- The head of the Tibetan government in exile has visited the White House for the first time in six decades, a move that could further infuriate Beijing, which has accused the..
KATHMANDU:- The import of foreign goods has decreased while export has increased in the first four months of the current fiscal year 2077/78 BS. According to the data made public by the Department..
KATHMANDU:- Rastriya Banijya Bank (RBB) has provided subsidy amount to various companies for contributing to saving energy. The Bank provided the grant assistance under the Energy Efficiency Program run with the grant support from the German Government. The Premier Organics Pvt Ltd received a grant of Rs 5 million 351 thousand 584, the Hulas..
By DEBORA REY, BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP):- Diego Maradona, the Argentine soccer great who scored the “Hand of God” goal in 1986 and led his country to that year’s World Cup title before later struggling with cocaine use and obesity, has died. He was 60. A person close to Maradona said he died Wednesday of a heart attack. The person spoke..
HONG KONG:- One of the greater known histories of globe about Gurkhas will be glorified when writer and author of the book 'Ayo Gorkhali-A History Of The Gurkhas' Tim I. Gurung will be seen in conversation with the writer and Kathmandu Post columnist Atul K Thakur during the Bhava Samvad of Kalinga Literary Festival (KLF). The session will be live..
By N24 Staff Writer, LOS ANGELES:- The government of Nepal has reappointed Rishi Dhakal as the Honorary Consulate General of..
KATHMANDU:- NCP Standing Committee Member and Chief Political Advisor to the Prime Minister Bishnu Rimal has claimed that the accusations levelled at party Chairman and PM KP Sharma Oli by another Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' were apolitical and impulsive. Chief Advisor Rimal shared it with the National News Agency (RSS) while talking..
NEW YORK, (AFP):- Meghan Markle has revealed she suffered a miscarriage in July this year, writing in the New York Times on Wednesday of the deep grief and loss she endured with her husband Prince Harry. The Duchess of Sussex, who married the British prince in 2018, had the couple's first child, Archie, the following year. In the piece in the..
KATHMANDU:- Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has started collecting swab by operating mobile van at every tole in order to make activities related to preventing, controlling and treatment of..
RUPANDEHI:- Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha, is eagerly waiting for tourists following its reopening after being closed for eight months due to global COVID-19 pandemic. Tourism..
MAHENDRANAGAR:- A woman died in a road accident that took place at Krishnapur municipality of the district last night. The accident took place when a motorcycle (Ma. 1 Pa. 6766) was hit by a tractor..
PARIS, (AFP):- France will enforce a new digital levy for online technology giants this year, breaking a truce with Washington over the long-running tax fight that could prompt a round of punitive US..
Antony Blinken is not the Secretary of State the United States or the world needs, and the U.S. Senate should reject his nomination. Here are 10 reasons: 1. A president..