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SAFF Championship 2023: Coach announces final squad for the tournament

Some members of the Nepal national football team during a match of the SAFF Championship 2021. Kathmandu, June 8 The final squad for SAFF Championship 2023, which is scheduled to begin on June 21, has been announced. Head coach Vincenzo Alberto Annese announced the final squad for the tournament on Thursday. He had picked a 30-man preliminary squad on May 30. Nepal have been drawn against hosts India, Kuwait and Pakistan in Group A of the SAFF Championship 2023 that will take place in Bangalore, India on June 21. Lebanon, Maldives, Bhutan and Bangladesh are in the other group. Nepal… [...]

Measles outbreak in Kathmandu school worries locals

Kathmandu, June 8 Measles infection has been found in children of Gokarneshwor municipality of Kathmandu. Four students attending a school operated by a monastery in Ward-9 Arubari of the municipality have been diagnosed with measles. According to Hari Upadhyay, the health coordinator of the municipality, the infection was confirmed in four of the five children whose blood samples were taken. “The children okay. Around 16 students from the school have shown symptoms. We have isolated them,” said Upadhyay. There are 560 staff and students in the school including its hostel. Children with confirmed infection are under 15 years of age.… [...]

ACC Women’s T20 Emerging Teams Asia Cup: Nepal replace Thailand, will take on India A and Pakistan A

File photo Kathmandu, June 8 Nepali women will take part in the 2023 ACC Women’s T20 Emerging Teams Asia Cup taking place in Hong Kong from June 12. Nepal are replacing Thailand to take part in the competition and will take on hosts Hong Kong along with India A and Pakistan A in Group A. Nepal got the opportunity to play after Thailand withdrew their name citing visa issues. “We do not know why Thailand withdrew their name. We are awaiting visa confirmation and will leave as soon as we get it,” said Durga Raj Pathak, acting secretary at the… [...]

Leapfrog concludes Women’s Internship Program 

The Women’s Internship Program at Leapfrog Technology is designed to empower aspiring software engineers and equip them with the necessary skills to thrive in the industry. Kathmandu, June 8 Leapfrog Technology, a software development company, has successfully concluded its Women’s Internship Program. The programme spanned six weeks from April 27 to June 8, during which the interns delved into the world of software engineering, familiarised themselves with the company’s culture and embarked on an incredible journey of professional growth. The primary objective of the programme was to offer aspiring 12 female software engineers hands-on experience, mentorship, and a nurturing environment… [...]

Tax on cigarettes in Nepal lowest in South Asia

Kathmandu, June 8 The tax on cigarettes in Nepal is the lowest in South Asia. At a time when the government is putting a 13 per cent value-added tax (VAT) on daily essentials like potatoes and onions, it did not increase the tax on cigarettes significantly in the budget for the fiscal year 2023/24. Compared to most countries in the world, taxes on tobacco and cigarettes are very low in Nepal. The government only increased the tax on cigarettes by 3 per cent. The World Health Organization recommends a minimum 75 per cent tax share of the retail price of… [...]

1 dead after SUV falls off the road in Syangja

Representational image: Waling, June 8 One person died after an SUV belonging to District Coordination Committee, Syangja, fell off the road in Arjun Chaupari rural municipality on Wednesday. The deceased has been identified as Amrit Khanal, 35, from Waling. He was driving the SUV (Ba 1 Jha 5878), informed District Police Office, Syanja’s information officer Rabindra Khanal. District Coordination Officer Rajendra Paudel, supervisor of the electricity office Tikaram Paudel and Ambika Paudel were injured in the accident. The post 1 dead after SUV falls off the road in Syangja appeared first on OnlineKhabar English News. [...]

Govt bars digging up roads for 3 months

File image: Pipeline works underway under the Melamchi Water Supply Project Kathmandu, June 8 The Department of Roads has said it will not give permission to dig roads, in particular those located in Kathmandu, for the next three months (mid-June to mid-September). According to the department, no government agency or private organisation will be allowed to dig roads under its jurisdiction during the three months of the monsoon. In the notice, the department asked all government bodies not to dig up roads in the name of putting up drinking water pipes, managing sewage, and setting up electricity and telephone lines… [...]

2 dead, 1 critical in an SUV accident in Kalikot

Kathmandu, June 8 Two people died and one is critically injured in an SUV accident in Kalikot on Wednesday. The SUV (Ga 3 Cha 4390) heading from Raskot municipality to Manma fell some 300 metres off the road while turning near Raskot bus station, said police. Man Bahadur Shahi, 43, and Man Kumari Shahi, 36, died in the accident informed Kalikot District Police’s DSP Jayashwar Rimal. One person is critically injured and is being treated at a local hospital. Investigation into how the accident happened is ongoing. The post 2 dead, 1 critical in an SUV accident in Kalikot appeared… [...]

Deprived of respect and remuneration, nurses in Nepal leave in droves 

Representational image Pratima Niraula’s childhood dream was to become a nurse. Growing up, she saw nurses in Nepal with their white aprons and that fascinated her. She told her parents she wanted to become a nurse too but her family could not afford to. Niraula, however, was adamant to become one and after getting a scholarship, she started her journey to become a nurse. Looking at how determined she was, her parents helped her too. In 2012, she finished her Proficiency Certificate Level in Nursing (PCL Nursing) and started working at Nobel Medical College. She realised as she was not… [...]

OnePlus Pad in Nepal. What does OnePlus’s first tablet offer in 2023?

OnePlus Pad. Photo: OnePlus OnePlus recently released its first-ever tablet, the OnePlus Pad and now is available in Nepal. The tablet comes with MediaTek Dimensity 9000 giving a power-packed performance. The performance and the accessories it comes for the price have been compared to the Apple iPad 10th generation and Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 Fe. Let’s see what the tab offers. Specifications Dimensions (width, height, depth)Height: 25.80 cmWidth: 18.94 cmThickness: 0.65 cmWeight552 gramsDisplay size11.61-inchDisplay typeIPS LCDResolution2800 X 2000 pixelsChipsetMediaTek Dimensity 9000CPUOcta-core (1×3.05 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3×2.85 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4×1.80 GHz Cortex-A510)GPUARM G710 MC10OSOxygenOS 13.1, Android 13 RAM8GB LPDDR5Storage128GBSelfie camera8MPRear… [...]

10 new Nepali songs that you should listen to

Onlinekhabar has curated a selection of recently released Nepali songs that are a must-listen. The recent release of numerous Nepali songs across different genres has brought great joy and optimism to Nepali music enthusiasts. Both seasoned and emerging musicians are creating songs that are truly captivating and worth listening to, offering a promising outlook for the future of Nepali music. If you haven’t been keeping up with the latest Nepali songs, don’t worry. Onlinekhabar has curated a selection of recently released Nepali songs that are a must-listen. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the best of the new Nepali music… [...]

Man found dead in the nursing quarters of Sukraraj Hospital

Image for representation only Kathmandu, June 7 A nurse’s husband, Dadhiram Bhandari was found dead in the nursing quarters of the Sukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital in Kathmandu. According to SP Sita Ram Rijal of the Kathmandu Valley Police Office, Dadhiram Bhandari, husband of the nurse Narvada Sharma was found hanging in the room. Bhandari worked at Saraswati College. The police did not find a suicide note or any other written material at the scene. The body has been sent to Teaching Hospital, Maharajganj for post-mortem. The post Man found dead in the nursing quarters of Sukraraj Hospital appeared first… [...]

UML receives 119,096 applications for new memberships

The CPN-UML’s new central office in Chyasal of Lalitpur Kathmandu, June 7 Nepal’s largest communist party, UML, received 119,096 applications for membership during its mission grassroots campaign. Mission grassroots campaign was conducted from February 17, 2022, to April 22, 2022, for structural reform within the party after poor results in the federal and provincial elections, held on November 4. Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal of UML informed that after studying the application, the party’s central committee will update the approval and renewal of the applicants and its members. The fifth meeting of the Central Committee of UML was held from May 11… [...]

Man murders girlfriend in Thamel

Sketch to represent the death of a woman Kathmandu, June 7 A man murdered his girlfriend in Thamel on Tuesday. Amar Ranjit, 30, of Dhulikhel, killed Jenisha Tamang after the two got into a verbal fight. According to SP Sita Ram Rijal of the Kathmandu Valley Police Office, they worked in a restaurant in Thamel and had been living together. The two got into a fight at 3 pm on Tuesday. “Amar was under the influence of alcohol, hit Jenisha until she fell unconscious. She was rushed to Teaching Hospital where doctors pronounced her dead at 7 pm,” said Rijal.… [...]

Father arrested on charges of killing son

Representational file: Arrest Kathmandu, June 7 A father has been arrested on charges of killing his son. According to Kathmandu Valley Crime Investigation Office, Sarfudin Ansari of Dewatal rural municipality killed his 14-day-old son and was on the run, said SP Rabindra Regmi. District Police Office, Bara, requested Kathmandu Police to be on the lookout for Ansari. He was arrested in Chandragiri. Further investigations are ongoing. The post Father arrested on charges of killing son appeared first on OnlineKhabar English News. [...]