The European Union’s new leadership team must reform and deepen the bloc and strengthen its global influence. Making Europe much more innovative should therefore be at the top of the priority list. There is no time to waste. The rapid growth of the digital economy is creating a technological G2 world dominated by the United States and China,..
On September 12, the European Central Bank decided to launch yet another asset-purchase program, with plans to buy €20 billion ($22 billion) in new securities per month for an indefinite period of time, using the same structure as it has in the past. The decision was not made unanimously: the German, French, Dutch, Austrian, and Estonian members..
(People.com): Kylie Jenner may be a billionaire, but that doesn’t mean she plans on slowing down anytime soon. In fact, the..
By EILEEN NG, HONG KONG (AP): Overseas, Joshua Wong has emerged as a prominent face of Hong Kong’s months-long protests for full democracy. At home, he is just another protester. The 22-year-old..
LONDON, (AFP): Prime Minister Boris Johnson insisted Sunday that "huge" progress was being made in Brexit talks and declared Britain would break out of the European Union just like the comic book..
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP): The Solomon Islands switched diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China on Monday, becoming the latest country to leave the dwindling Taiwanese camp. Taiwan’s Foreign..
A traditional Tibetan horse-race festival opened this week in northwestern China’s Gansu province with official approval, but with large numbers of plainclothes police officers deployed around the..
WASHINGTON, (AFP): President Donald Trump will join Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a massive gathering of Indian-Americans in Houston, the White House said Sunday, in a symbolic show of the bond..
KATHMANDU: After acquiring the Hathway Finance Company, Global IME Bank has started joint financial transaction from Wednesday. Officiating Mayor of Dharan Sub-Metropolis Manju Bhandari inaugurated..
KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security has clarified the Malaysia-bound job has been made regular in line with the spirit of the pact signed between Nepal and Malaysia. Issuing a press release today, the Ministry has noted that employment has been guaranteed in Malaysia by upholding the letter and spirit of bilateral..
KATHMANDU: Nepal played draw with Kuwait in its second match as part of AFC U-16 Championship qualifying underway in Jordan. Nepal played 1-1 with Kuwait in the Prince Mohammad International Stadium based in Zarqa City of Jordan on Monday. Striker Dinesh Rai netted first goal in 74th minutes of the game to advance Nepal. Abdullah Alahindi..
BANGKOK: The Embassy of Nepal, Bangkok in cooperation of NRNA, NCC, Thailand, organised an interaction programme at the Embassy today with the representatives of travel, tour operators based in Thailand with the view to organise promotional programmes targeting the Visit Nepal Year 2020 in the coming days. During the interaction, Ambassador of..
NEW YORK: Nepalese activist and social entrepreneur Kanchan Amatya has been appointed by UNICEF Executive Director, Ms. Henrietta..
Today interviewing an inspirational personality, who goes by the name of Arati Shrestha, and likes to call herself an “average” person. Amazingly, this average person is a young woman who became an Under Secretary of the Ministry 0f Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs in just 5 years of starting the government service. This does not stop..
KATHMANDU: Rainfall is taking place across the country with monsoon becoming active once again, according to the Meteorological Forecasting Division, the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology. Meteorologist Shanti Kandel said the southern part of monsoon trough is presently based around the average location, pushing for monsoon..
LALITPUR: Three types of coins depicting an image of prominent literary figure and culture expert Satya Mohan Joshi have been minted. Finance Minister Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada launched the coins amid..
KATHMANDU: So far 395 mountaineers from 47 expedition teams have received route permits for climbing different mountain peaks in Nepal including the Sagarmatha (Mount Everest) for this autumn..
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