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Nepal police arrested five swindlers Monday, July 8th, 2019

KATHMANDU: Nepal police on Monday arrested five persons with fake gold biscuits from Bauddha area in Kathmandu district. They during an investigation have been found to have swindled people by selling the fake gold bars, said Senior Superintendent of Police Sahakul Thapa. The arrestees have been..

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Indian national arrested on murder charge Saturday, July 6th, 2019

KATHMANDU: Police here have arrested an Indian national on the charge of murdering an elderly woman in the district. Locals of Purkot apprehended the Indian citizen on the charge of murdering 60-year old Kunta Maya Thapa of Purkot of Ghiring Municiplity-4 and handed him over to the police, said..

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Nepal Police arrested four attackers from Kathmandu Friday, July 5th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The police have arrested four persons who were fleeing after stabbing two persons from Kathmandu. A team from the Metropolitan Police Range, Kathmandu acting on a tip off arrested Asim Lama and Saroj Shrestha, both from Udayapur, Nishchal Alemagar from Kaski and Saroj Rai from..

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Nepal police arrest two Pakistani citizens for theft Thursday, July 4th, 2019

KATHMANDU: Two Pakistani citizens have been arrested by police on the charge of stealing money from a money exchange. Mohasin Khan,32, and Puja Mohasin Khan,31, were arrested from Bhaktapur today. In the pretext of exchanging foreign currency, the duo duped the owner of the Davis Metro Money..

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Nepal Ex-IGP Ramesh Chand Thakuri sent to jail

KATHMANDU: Former Inspector General of Police Ramesh Chand Thakuri has been sent to jail today. He was sent to jail after his plea to appeal his case by living out of the prison was rejected by the Supreme Court. The former IG was found guilty of committing financial irregularities during the..

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CIAA files cases against 10 TU Service Commission officials Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

KATHMANDU: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed a case of corruption at the Special Court against 10 officials of the Tribhuvan University (TU) Service Commission including its Chairperson on the charges of changing the marks of the candidates taking written exam..

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Three including a bank staff involved in banking fraud

KATHMANDU: Three persons including a bank employee of Agricultural Development Bank have been found involved in banking fraud. A central Investigation Bureau of the Nepal Police arrested them on the charge of hampering the bank by issuing 'Advance Payment Guarantee' by illegally using stamp,..

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Woman in Bhaktapur killed on daughter’s plan, police say Sunday, June 30th, 2019

BHAKTAPUR: The killing of a woman in her 60's in broad daylight in Bhaktapur Sunday was 'planned' by her daughter. Police investigation revealed that the murder of Sabitri Bhattarai in her 60's at Chagunarayan municipality-7 was planned and directed by her daughter Ishwori Bhattarai. The..

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Man killed in police firing in Southeast Nepal

SARLAHI: A man was killed when the police opened fire on the people who launched a protest at Banke Chowk along the East West Highway on Sunday in protest of a child who drowned in a ditch dug to extract sands and pebbles from local Banke river. Four other protestors were injured in the firing. A..

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Good Samaritans help an acid victim return home Friday, June 28th, 2019

KATHMANDU: Over a month after she was subjected to a brutal acid attack by her estranged husband, a 20-year old girl of Kalopul is finally back to her home after recovering from the grievous wound. Jenny Khadka of Kalopul was attacked by her husband Bishnu Bhujel, 36, on May 15 over marital..

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Indian national arrested with bundles of lottery coupons

JHAPA: An Indian national has been arrested by the police along with bundles of lottery coupons. He is Mohammad Ansaul from Darjeeling of West Bengal, India. The ward police at Bhandarpur- 6 confirmed the arrest near from Bhanunagar and confiscation of 120 bundles of lottery coupons bearing the..

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Four chand cadres arrested Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

RUKUM: Four leaders of the Netra Bikram Chand-led group were arrested last night. They were arrested from Sintuwang in ward no. 1 of Triveni rural municipality. According to DSP at the District Police Office, Sumit Khadka, those arrested are Rapti Bureau member Gorakh Bahadur Kami, Dirgha Raj..

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Home-made pistol confiscated, one dead in accident

SIRAHA: An Armed Police Force (APF) patrol confiscated a home-made pistol from Paterwa of Siraha municipality-17. The team from the APF Camp Madar this morning encountered with a man riding on a motorcycle with an Indian number plate who moved back upon seeing the team. He threw the pistol on the..

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Biplav’s Sarlahi in-charge killed in police firing Thursday, June 20th, 2019

SARLAHI: A cadre of Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav)-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN), Kumar Poudel, died in an exchange of fire with police this afternoon at Lalbandi. Poudel led four-member team fired at the police, which led to the exchange of fire. The details of the incident are yet to be..

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