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Nepal, third in the list of Happiest Country in South Asia

Pakistan is the happiest country in South Asia, according to the global happiness survey from the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network. Pakistan, which ranks 67 in the world, is followed by Bhutan (95) and Nepal (100). Nepal climbed one step from last year. Afghanistan and India were at the bottom two in the happiness…
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Land Revenue Office in Kalanki goes online

The Ministry of Land Management, Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation has announced that it will expand online services to all the Land Revenue Offices across the country within a year. Speaking at a programme to mark the occasion of the Land Revenue Office in Kalanki going fully online today, Minister for Land Management, Cooperatives and…
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Boeing quietly unveils world’s longest passenger plane 777X

The first assembled model of the Boeing 777X rests in the factory Everett, in Washington, waiting to begin it's test flights around the globe. Boeing expects this aircraft to be the world's largest double-engine aircraft and the most efficient with 12% less fuel consumption and 10% less operating costs than the competition. The aircraft had…
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Padhero Water ATM for safe drinking water comes into operation

City planners and the public have appreciated Lalitpur Metropolitan City’s most recent move of installing a ‘Water ATM’ or ‘Pani Padhero’ to provide the public easy access to safe drinking water. They, however, said such a service should be free of cost, as water is a basic need and a free resource. The metropolis, in coordination with the…
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TIA to be closed between 10 pm to 8 am from April 1

Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) has announced to close runway of Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) between 10 pm to 8 am for rehabilitation and expansion work from April 1 for runway rehabilitation and expansion work which is scheduled to be completed by June. Nepali joint venture Kalika-Tundi is the contractor of the project.…
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Kathmandu Valley cables to go underground

Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has decided to have the underground electric cable in the Kathmandu Valley in a bid to minimise the risk of electric shocks and maintain the urban beauty. In the first phase of the cable undergrounding project, areas covered by the Majarajgunj Distribution Centre and the Ratnapark Distribution Centre have…
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Oscars 2019: Full List Of Winners

The 91st Academy Awards ceremony, honoring the best films of 2018, was held at the Dolby Theatre, in Los Angeles, California. It was a night of upset in Hollywood, as Green Book took home Best Picture in a hotly-contested category. “Green Book,” the story of the unlikely friendship between a bigoted bouncer and a virtuoso black musician,…
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PM inaugurates Nepal Shipping Office

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has inaugurated the office of Nepal Shipping Office on Thursday. The new office based at Ekantakuna has come into operation from Thursday and this office will begin further study and exploration on developing inland waterways. The entity is established following a taskforce headed by joint secretary of the planning…
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Government to provide annually Rs 22,417 for the unemployed

The government has said it will provide 50 per cent of the minimum wage that it has set to those people who remain unemployed for 100 days if none of their family members are employed for a year. The amount that will be provided will be equivalent to 50 per cent of the government-set minimum wage for 100 days. The Ministry of Labour,…
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