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Insecure Banking System leads to ATM theft in capital

As many as five Chinese nationals have been arrested for their alleged involvement in hacking bank data and withdrawing millions of rupees from various Automated Teller Machine (ATM) booths using fake VISA cards in Kathmandu, on Saturday, police said. Acting on a tip-off, a police team deployed from the Metropolitan Police Range, Kathmandu…
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TIA to set up Taxi Tracking System for passenger’s safety

Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) is preparing to set up a taxi tracking system, especially for night shift taxi services. In order to guarantee passengers’ safety and security, TIA has started doing homework to set up a taxi tracking system. Tourism Minister Yogesh Bhattarai directed TIA, during his inspection on Sunday, to make airport…
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India’s Chandrayaan 2 lifts off; moon landing on Sept 7

India has successfully launched its second lunar mission a week after it halted the scheduled blast-off due to a technical snag. Chandrayaan-2 was launched at 14:43 local time (09:13 GMT) from the Sriharikota space station. India's space chief said his agency had "bounced back with flying colors" after the aborted first attempt. India…
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Government raises Visa Fees for foreigners

The government has raised tourist visa fees for foreigners effective from Wednesday, also the starting of the new fiscal year – FY2019/20. The Department of Immigration (DoI) has increased the visa fees for tourist, students, non-tourist, business and residential visa types. It had already been a decade since the visa fee was last raised.…
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Secondary Education Examination 2019 results out

The Office of the Controller of Examinations today published the results of Grade X, also called Secondary Education Examination-2019, in letter grading system. The exams were held in March/April. As many as 459,275 students, including 449,642 from academic and 9,633 from technical schools, took the exams under regular category. Out of them,…
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Japan to hire Nepali Nurses in the first phase

Though there has been talk about Nepali foreign job aspirants being able to go to Japan to seek employment in various sectors, the Japanese government has said that only nurses will be hired this year. Bhishma K Bhusal, director general of Department of Foreign Employment, informed that the government and concerned Japanese authorities will…
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Nepal and Mauritius sign MOU on Labor Agreement

Nepal has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with African country Republic of Mauritius on a labor agreement on Tuesday. The MoU was signed in Geneva on the sidelines of ILO centenary celebrations. Minister for Labor, Employment and Social Security Gokarna Bista and Mauritian Minister for Labor, Industrial Relations, Employment and…
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Government issues Juvenile Justice Procedural Rules 2019

The government has issued Juvenile Justice Procedural Rules 2019 for effective adjudication of cases filed against minors. As per the rules, in case of information about an offence allegedly committed by a juvenile, a police investigator will have to register a complaint and initiate inquiry by maintaining his/her confidentiality. The rules…
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