Remittance incomes have contributed positively to poverty reduction, economic growth and social development by primarily supporting the rural population in fulfilling basic needs and enabling investment in housing, health and education Illustration: Ratna Sagar Shrestha/THT Remittances are an important source of income for migrant families across the world. According to the International Fund for Agricultural
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Nepal’s number one online marketplace, Daraz, is bringing 11.11, the ‘world’s biggest sale day’, to Nepal for the first time. During the first mega event since the launch of the new Daraz App,customers can expect a truly personalised and supercharged lineup of activities. Daraz 11.11 is a first of its kind event and is set
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When the Jazzmandu music festival was first held in Kathmandu in 2002, very few in Nepal had heard of jazz. The annual festival turns 16 this year, and will once again entertain music lovers between the Dasain and Tihar festivals. This year, six international bands  will be performing in various venues across Kathmandu from 1-6
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The government’s expenditure in the first quarter of the current fiscal was less than the revenue collection. Inability to spend even the revenue that was collected has provided a cushion of the budget surplus to the government. As per the Financial Comptroller General Office, the government spent Rs 193.71 billion in the first quarter (mid-July
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: After a successful rendezvous with the Swoyambhu audience few weeks ago, Nepathya, Nepal’s premier folk-rock band, is set to perform at Rabongin South Sikkim. The southern settlement of Sikkim is hosting a 3 day ‘Rabong Tourism Festival’ starting 28th October. Nepathya will perform as the closing act of the festival in the evening of 30thOctober.
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In line with recommendations forwarded by Nepal Police Headquarters seeking expulsion of former Superintendent of Police Dilli Raj Bista and Inspector Jagdish Bhatta accused of negligence and mishandling of evidence in investigation into Nirmala Panta’s rape and murder, the Ministry of Home Affairs on Thursday has decided to expel them from police service. MoHA’s decision
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