Tag: US-bangla

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, August 27, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on continue to highlight stories about the rape and murder of Nirmala Pant in Kanchanpur district of far-western Nepal. Most of the newspapers have narrated the progress reported from the fresh investigation. Nepal is hosting the fourth BIMSTEC summit on Thursday and Friday later this week, […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Wednesday, April 11, 2018

All major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Wednesday have given the top priority to the government’s decision to appoint new chiefs of Nepal Police and Armed Police Force. The completion of construction of tunnel for ambitious Melamchi Water Supply Project has also received a significant coverage. Many newspapers have published pictures […]

US Bangla crash: Pilot’s wife is on life support

  Kathmandu, March 19 The wife of the pilot killed in the US Bangla Airlines flight BS211 crash at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Nepal last week, is on life support at National Institute of Neurosciences and Hospital in Dhaka’s Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, a local media report says. According to the Daily Star Captain Abid Sultan’s wife, […]

US Bangla air crash: Airliner cancels flights to Kathmandu

Kathmandu, March 15 US-Bangla Airlines says it will no longer fly from Dhaka to Kathmandu. The announcement comes days after an aircraft of the airliner with 71 passengers and crew members crashed inside the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, killing at least 51. “Our flight operations between Dhaka and Kathmandu have been shut from today due […]

US-Bangla air crash: Bangladeshi minister meets Prime Minister Oli

Kathmandu, March 14 Bangladesh’s Minister for Civil Aviation and Tourism AKM Kamal, who arrived in Kathmandu to take stock of the situation after the situation following the US Bangla airlines crash in Kathmandu, has met Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli. During the meeting, Oli expressed grief over the death of Bangladeshi nationals in the disaster […]

US-Bangla crash: Probe team begins work

Kathmandu, March 14 The team commissioned to probe into the US-Bangla airplane crash in the capital on Monday has begun its work. “The probe has already started. The team will work in in collaboration with international research agencies, as it involves an international flight,” said Joint Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil […]