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Strong wind damages fruits worth Rs ...


MORANG: A strong wind that lashed Morang district on Saturday and Monday has damaged fruits worth Rs 20 million, the District Agriculture Development Office (DADO), Morang said. Full story

Wheat production down by 25 pc in Dhanusha JANAKPURDHAM: Wheat production has slumped 25.5 per cent in Dhanusa district this year as the crop was lashed by a strong wind. The wheat production dec ...Full story

The Everest Hotel marked 'unsafe' KATHMANDU: The inspection team of Department of Tourism (DoT) handed red placard to The Everest Hotel in Kathmandu, today, as its pillars were found to have suf ...Full story

NRB floats bonds worth Rs 2.5bn for public KATHMANDU: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB), the central monetary authority, today floated Citizens Saving Bonds worth Rs 2.50 billion, as a part of the government&rsquo ...Full story

Govt has spent Rs 41.51 billion in one-month perio ... KATHMANDU: The government’s spending stood at Rs 41.51 billion in the one-month period since the devastating earthquake, which is slightly higher than the ...Full story


Flattened by erratic rain‚ Pa ...


ISLAMABAD: In late April, after 28 hours of heavy rain, Noor Hussain and his two brothers surveyed his three-hectare wheat plot to see what they could save. An earlier hail ...Full story

Asia stocks ruffled by Greece crunch‚ Fed ra ... SEOUL: Asian stock markets were ruffled Wednesday by Greece's impending cash crunch and expectations the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year for ...Full story

Japan braces for yet another butter shortage TOKYO: Japan was bracing today for a severe butter shortage that threatened to crimp cake-making nationwide, bringing echoes of last year’s dairy dire str ...Full story

China's yuan currency 'no longer undervalued': IMF BEIJING: China’s yuan currency, which Washington has long alleged was manipulated, is ‘no longer undervalued’, the International Monetary Fund ...Full story

BIZ BRIEFS:TRU gives support KATHMANDU: As the earthquake of April 25 and the massive aftershock of May 12 devastated 15 districts of the country, including Kathmandu, TR Upadhya & Co & ...Full story