Nepal currently lie in sixth place, thanks to their double win over Namibia in the third round in April.Nepal can take heart from the fact that they had beaten, albeit in the Twenty20 format, the Netherlands last year once in a 3-1 series loss.
full story »External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj has said that her government’s “neighbourhood-first policy” stresses cooperation, connectivity and greater people-to-people contact among the neighbouring countries.
full story »The main opposition CPN-UML has warned the government not to assign a foreign company to construct the Kathmandu-Tarai Fast Track saying that the National Pride Project should be built with domestic resources.
full story »Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has said the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) “has confiscated” its files related to permitting gas companies to acquire LPG bullets and increasing the number of petroleum tankers.
full story »Netherlands have won the toss and invited visitors, Nepal, to bat first in their second fourth round match of the ICC World Cricket League Championship in Amstelveen, the Netherlands on Monday.
After suffering a heavy seven-wicket loss against the hosts—who lead the eight-team standings with 12 points—on Saturday, Nepal will be desperate to stun the Dutch side to keep alive their hopes of making it to the 2018 World Cup Qualifiers.
The tournament offers 2018 ICC World Cup Qualifiers for the top four teams in the eight-team event.Given the manner of the defeat and the might of the opponents, Nepal will need something special from the team to pull off a shock result on Monday.Skipper Paras Khadka slammed an enterprising half century as Nepal set the Netherlands a 218-run target in their second fourth round match of the ICC World Cricket League Championship at the VRA Grounds, Amstelveen on Monday.A passenger bus met with an accident at Siddheshwor VDC-3 in Baitadi district on Monday, killing four people on the spot.The bus belonging to Sudurpaschim Yatayat (Na ) skidded off the road and fell some 200 meters down.The bus was heading for Bajhang district from Dhangadi.