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Absence of good governance hindering waste management in valley: Experts

Experts have stressed that the past initiatives for developing a sound waste…

Closed camp training for Asian Games to start on Aug 5

The National Sports Council (NSC) has announced that it would finally…

Youths protest demanding closure of crusher industries

Youths have been protesting against the crusher industries demanding their…

CIAA raids NSU central office

A team of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA),…

France condemns Israeli shelling on UN school in Gaza

France on Wednesday condemned Israeli military attack that rocked a United…

Modi’s itinerary excludes visit to Lumbini

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s upcoming Nepal visit does not include…

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Dassanayake’s official contract renewal within 10 days, says Paras

Dassanayake’s official contract renewal within 10 days, says Paras

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Vox Pop: Rs 50 million to MPs is pouring water in sand

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UML’s 9th National Convention set to elect new leadership

UML’s 9th National Convention set to elect new leadership

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Economy

CBI Int’l Director to arrive next week

International Director of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), Simon Moore, is visiting Kathmandu on 2nd-3rd…

Society

Absence of good governance hindering waste management in valley: Experts

Experts have stressed that the past initiatives for developing a sound waste management system in Kathmandu valley…

Sports

Closed camp training for Asian Games to start on Aug 5

The National Sports Council (NSC) has announced that it would finally organize a closed camp training session for the…

In Focus

World

France condemns Israeli shelling on UN school in Gaza

France condemns Israeli shelling on UN school in Gaza

31-07-2014 Hits:138 world news Rabindra Maharjan

France on Wednesday condemned Israeli military attack that rocked a United Nations school in Jabalya...

Opinion & Analysis

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How not to attract tourists

09-06-2014 rabindra

A dysfunctional tourism board, grounded national flag-carrier and agitating tour operators do not portray the country as a tourist hotspot.

World Environment Day Special: The Himalayas - Upstream but Downwind

World Environment Day Special: The Himalayas - Upstream but Downwind

05-06-2014 rajesh

The Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region has received much attention as the source of rivers that supply water to 1.3...

The Demise of Judiciary

The Demise of Judiciary

29-05-2014 anand

Five weeks ago the Judicial Council (JC) recommended eight names for positions in the Supreme Court. It had taken three...

Connecting terrestrial ‘islands’ to promote biodiversity

Connecting terrestrial ‘islands’ to promote biodiversity

24-05-2014 anand

This year, the UN has declared ‘Island Biodiversity’ as the theme for celebrating International Day for Biological Diversity. The world’s...

Understanding health care and hospital system in Kathmandu

Understanding health care and hospital system in Kathmandu

10-05-2014 anand

In December 2013, I decided to undertake a three-week medical elective at two very different hospitals in Kathmandu. The first...

Nepal should brand itself as an inexpensive destination to encourage mass tourism: Lama

Nepal should brand itself as an inexpensive destination to encourage mass tourism: Lama

21-04-2014 anandg

Hari Man Lama is the Executive Chairman of Incentive Tours and Travels, which is the GSA of Malaysia-based long-haul, low-cost...

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Forex

Exchange Rate for 31 July 2014    
Currency
Buying*
Selling*
U.S. dollar
1
95.80
96.40
European euro
1
128.39
129.19
UK pound sterling
1
162.22
163.24
Swiss franc
1
105.56
106.22
Australian dollar
1
89.73
90.29
Canadian dollar
1
88.19
88.74
Singapore dollar
1
77.03
77.51
Japanese yen
10
9.37
9.43
Chinese renminbi (Yuan)
1
15.52
15.62
Saudi Arabian riyal
1
25.54
25.70
Qatari riyal
1
26.31
26.48
Thai baht
1
3.00
3.02
UAE Dirham
1
26.08
26.25
Malaysian ringgit
1
30.09
30.28
South Korean Won
100
9.35
9.41
Indian Rupees
100
160.00
160.15
*In Nepalese Rupees (Rs)



Int'l Coverage on Nepal

Nepali Mothers Suffer From Fallen Wombs

Nepali Mothers Suffer From Fallen Wombs

30-07-2014 Hits:227 Int'l Coverage Sanjeev Singh - avatar Sanjeev Singh

It wasn't until I actually met rural Nepali women that I understood just how difficult life often is for mothers in that country. Not only are they expected to do all of the housework and most of the ...

Diaspora

‘Invest in Nepali Property Market’: Rajbhandary

‘Invest in Nepali Property Market’: Rajbhandary

16-07-2014 Hits:2666 Diaspora By our correspondent

A leading Nepali businessman, Om Rajbhandary, has called upon members of Nepalese diaspora in the UK to invest in the...

Mindfulness is here and now: Sw. Arun

Mindfulness is here and now: Sw. Arun

15-07-2014 Hits:2109 Diaspora By our correspondent

Founder of Osho Tapoban, Swami Anand Arun, has said that we can lead a healthy, happy and creative life by...

Walk for Nepal Boston 2014 Campaign launched

01-07-2014 Hits:2033 Diaspora our correspondent

Nepal ko Yuwa (NKY) officially launched Walk for Nepal Boston 2014 campaign at MIT, Cambridge, in the United States on...

A Nepali Colourist makes it big in UK

A Nepali Colourist makes it big in UK

09-06-2014 Hits:6363 Diaspora Our Special Correspondent

Ram Krishna Tripathi, a young Nepali colourist, has made it big in the UK, by joining Filmlight—a world-renowned company in...


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