New NOC boss: Let’s not comment further about land scam

The government has appointed Sushil Bhattarai as the new Executive Director of Nepal Oil Corporation after it decided to transfer incumbent Gopal Bahadur Khadka to the Ministry for investigation into alleged irregularities in purchasing land to build petroleum storage facility in various parts of the country. Bhattarai is also accused of being involved in the […]

US envoy Teplitz: People-to-people links are at the heart of our ties with Nepal

Alaina B Teplitz is the United States’ Ambassador to Nepal since 2015. Teplitz is also a well-known figure among the Nepali Twitterati. In the two years that she has been in Nepal, she has not only travelled the length and breadth of the country but also observed local festivals with enthusiasm. As Nepal and the […]