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TOKYO: US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi will meet Japanese officials in Tokyo on Friday (Aug 5), following a visit to Taiwan that Beijing answered with unprecedented military drills and missile launches including five that landed within Japan's exclusive economic zone. Pelosi's brief trip to Taiwan, where she arrived unannounced with a congressional delegation late on Tuesday and left on Wednesday, marked the highest-level US visit to the self-ruled island, which...

  • KATHMANDU - China deployed scores of planes and fired live missiles near Taiwan on Thursday in its biggest drills in the Taiwan Strait, a day after U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi made a solidarity trip to the self-ruled island. China's military confirmed multiple firings of conventional missiles in waters off Taiwan as part of planned exercises...

  • BAMAKO– Six people were killed and two others injured in an attack against a road checkpoint near Mali's capital Bamako, said the Malian security ministry on Friday night. According to the ministry, the attack took place overnight on Thursday at the road checkpoint of Zantiguila, about 70 kilometres east to the capital Bamako. The victims of the attack includes...

  • Kathmandu– Coronavirus cases are increasing day by day in the country. As many as 168 people were tested positive for the contagion on Monday alone. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, the new cases of coronavirus were detected while conducting 3,020 tests. It may be noted that the country had recorded 121 new coronavirus cases on July 10. Similarly,...

  • Kathmandu- Finance Minister Janardan Sharma has resigned from the post. He resigned in Parliament on Wednesday. The main opposition party, the CPN (UML) had demanded his resignation saying that he should not speak in the parliament as the finance minister. Sharma was widely criticized for manipulating the tax rate by using unauthorized persons in the preparation...

  • Kathmandu- Nepal and the Republic of South Sudan have established diplomatic relations. With this, the number of countries with which Nepal has bilateral diplomatic relations reached 175. Permanent Representative of Nepal to the United Nations Amrit Bahadur Rai and Permanent Representative of the Republic of South Sudan to the United Nations Akuei Bona Malwal...

  • Dhanusha- Four children died and next one was injured after a motorcycle met with an accident at Barkurwa of Sabaila Municipality-12 in Dhanusha district last night. Five persons were travelling by the motorcycle (Ja 6 Pa 6739) in the time of accident that occurred at 8:30 pm. Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) and Spokesperson of the District Police Office,...

  • Kathmandu- Two hundred thirty two metric tonnes of urea fertilizer have been imported from China through the Tatopani transit, said the Tatopani Customs Office. This import is expected to give a relief to farmers who have been reeling under shortage of fertilizers. The import took place on Wednesday as part of a contract awarded to a company, Silk Market, to...

  • Kathmandu- Nepal has recorded 194 new cases of Covid-19 along with one death on Tuesday. According to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP), a total of 6,394 swab samples were tested in the last 24 hours. The Ministry said that 3,638 tests were conducted in the RT-PCR, of which 74 returned positive. Likewise, 2,756 underwent antigen tests, of which...