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Banking system of Nepal was hacked from Spain

KATHMANDU: Malware attack has been used to hack the banking system in order to steal approximately 20 million crore rupees from Nepal. The accused, who were arrested under the search operation of the Kathmandu Metropolitan Police Division, Teku, revealed that the master mind of the attack was..

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Five arrested for allegedly granting citizenships to non-Nepalis Sunday, September 1st, 2019

Surendra Bhandari, JHAPA: Police arrested five persons, including non-gazetted staff of Jhapa District Administration Office Tejindra Neupane for allegedly granting Nepali citizenship to 16 non-Nepali residents on financial temptation. Other arrested have been identified as Tek Bahadur Gurung,..

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Three minors arrested on charge of murder of an elderly man Thursday, August 29th, 2019

RUKUM: Police have arrested three boys for allegedly murdering an elderly man at Garali of Putha Uttarganga Rural Municipality-8 in the Rukum (East) district. Gange Bohora, 72, was found dead on August 25. The boys have been remanded in custody for investigation. Their names have been withheld to..

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2 held with 83kg of Red Sandalwood from Bouddha

KATHMANDU: Two men were arrested from Bouddha for allegedly possessing the Red Sandalwood, as known as Raktachandan. Nagendra Chand, Chief of Metropolitan Police Circle, Bauddha confirmed that the duo was confiscated with 83 kg of Red Sandalwood.The accused are identified to be Khemba Lama (60)..

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25 killed as attackers ignite fire in Mexico bar Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

MEXICO CITY, (AFP): At least 25 people were killed and 11 badly wounded when gunmen burst into a strip club in eastern Mexico, doused it with gasoline and ignited a raging fire, officials said Wednesday. President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador condemned Tuesday night's "shameful" attack in the city..

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Case filed against three including Rabi Lamichhane Sunday, August 25th, 2019

CHITWAN: A case has been registered against News 24 TV Program Presenter Rabi Lamichhane, Yubraj Kandel and Asmita Karki (Ruku), who have been arrested over the death of a journalist Shalikram Pudasaini, at the District Court, Chitwan. District Attorney Office, Chitwan, filed a case against..

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FIR filed against three including Lamichhane Sunday, August 18th, 2019

CHITWAN: A FIR has been filed against three persons including television programme presenter Rabi Lamichhane over the death of journalist Shalikram Pudasaini. Pudasaini's wife Samjhana on Sunday filed FIR against Lamichhane, Yubraj Kandel and Asmita Karki at Chitwan Police through Metropolitan..

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Man murders his wife by slitting her throat in Gorkha Saturday, August 17th, 2019

GORKHA: A man murdered his wife by slitting her throat with a sharp knife (khurpa) in Gorkha municipality-9 in the district on Saturday night, said the police. Local resident Yakul Pariyar, 20, killed his wife Puja Pariyar, 19, said Superintendent of Police Om Adhikari. "A police team acting on..

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Man arrested with pistols from Kathmandu

KATHMANDU: The police have arrested a man with two automatic pistols and 20 bullets from Nagdhunga in Chandragiri municipality-2 in Kathmandu. Sulav Lama of Lalitpur was arrested on Saturday during a security check on a passenger bus (Ba 2 Kha 1980) heading to Kathmandu from Dhading, said the..

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Lamichhane, Kandel and Karki remanded in custody for five days Friday, August 16th, 2019

CHITWAN: The Chitwan District Court has remanded Rabi Lamichhane, a programme presenter at News 24 Television in custody for five days. Also sent in detention for further investigation along with Lamichhane are journalist Yubaraj Kandel and nurse Ashmita Karki. The single bench of judge Binod..

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Nepal Police clean up 8,000 marijuana plants Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

BHAKTAPUR: Nepal Police have cleaned up around 8,000 marijuana plants at Thulogaun in Suryabinayak municipality-8, Sipadole. A police team headed by Chakraraj Joshi, Deputy Superintendant of Police of Metropolitan Police Range Jagati, destroyed the marijuana plants. DSP Joshi said they came up..

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Two involved in looting arrested from Kathmandu Friday, August 9th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The Kathmandu police today shot at two persons charged with looting and abduction threats before arresting them from Swayambhu in Kathmandu. A team from the Metropolitan Crime Division acting on a tip off held Milan Tamang and Amrit Tamang on the same charge at 12:10 from a café near..

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Woman assists in daughter’s rape; rapist, mom arrested Thursday, August 8th, 2019

MAHOTTARI: The Mahottari police have arrested a man on charge of raping a 12-year-old Dalit girl from the district. The rape was assisted by mother of the rape survivor and the woman has also been held. The rapist, Siya Ram Mahato, 40, of Bardibas municipality-6, with the help of the rape..

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