Feb 12 2017 | 11:15 am
Nepalese asylum seeker at Manus Island all set to be deported
Manus Island: A Nepalese asylum seeker has been removed from the notorious Manus Island Facility in the island nation of Papua New Guinea as authorities there begun action on Thursday to force the deportation of refugees housed in the centre. A lawyer for the refugees on the island, told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), the Nepalese […]
Feb 02 2017 | 10:14 am
Nepal govt recognizes employment in India as foreign employment
Kathmandu: Nepal has formally recognized migration of the Nepali people to India for employment purpose as “foreign employment” and bring them under the insurance coverage for the first time.
Jan 16 2017 | 10:23 am
PM Dahal to discuss issues facing Nepali migrants in UAE
Kathmandu: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal will pay an official visit the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from Saturday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said.
Nov 16 2016 | 11:17 am
Migrant workers returning home in coffins becoming increasingly disturbing trend in Nepal
by Shristi Kafle Kathmandu: The arrival section of Nepals Tribhuvan International Airport was as busy as usual on Tuesday afternoon, but when the large LED screen in the waiting lounge displayed a message about the arrival of a Qatar Airways flight, a few faces went from red, to expressionless.
Oct 28 2016 | 11:24 am
PM Dahal urges UAE to grant amnesty to Nepali facing death penalty
Kathmandu: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Thursday urged the United Arab Emirates to grant blanket amnesty to a Nepali national who has been facing death penalty in Dubai.
Oct 04 2016 | 05:15 pm
Nearly one fifth of Nepalese fully dependent on remittance: Survey
Kathmandu: Nearly 19 percent of the households in Nepal depend fully on the remittance from their family members for living, becoming vulnerable to any disruption in employment opportunities abroad, a survey of the country’s central bank has revealed.
Sep 05 2016 | 10:41 am
U.S. urges Nepal to consider settling remaining Bhutanese refuges internally
Kathmandu: The United States has urged Nepal to consider settling around 10,000 Bhutanese refugees locally who have remained in Nepal, Nepal’s Foreign Ministry said on Sunday.
Aug 30 2016 | 10:17 am
Govt told to lift ban on sending workers to war torn Afghanistan
Kathmandu: The government’s fact finding mission that went to Afghanistan to study on the attack on Nepalese security guards in June, has recommended the government for lifting ban on sending Nepalese workers to the war torn-country by ensuring that they get adequate security cover.
Jul 20 2016 | 02:11 pm
Embassy’s talks to Malaysian company ensures workers’ return to duty
A team from Nepal’s Embassy in Malaysia held talks with Latex Manufacturing Company of Epo State of Malaysia after learning that more than 1,000 Nepali workers staged strike over the non-implementation of salary hikes and over time facility on Wednesday.
Jul 08 2016 | 03:12 pm
NRNA’s 9th regional conference in US
California: The 9th regional conference of the Non-Resident Nepali Association is taking place in New Jersey of the United States of America.
Apr 28 2017 | 08:56 pm
Trekker missing for 47 days rescued in Nepal, friend dead
Apr 27 2017 | 09:08 pm
Tourism and other businesses still suffering 2 years after devastating quake in Nepal
Apr 26 2017 | 12:24 pm
High-altitude marathon held in Rasuwa to mark second quake anniversary
Apr 26 2017 | 12:16 pm
Two years on, the government continues to fail marginalised earthquake survivors in Nepal