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Today’s national news in a nutshell

25 October 2023  

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KATHMANDU: Khabarhub brings you a glimpse of major developments of the day in Nepal, including politics, business/economy, sports, entertainment, and more.

500 Megawatts of electricity wasted daily since Fulpati

An estimated 500 megawatts of hydropower-generated electricity is being wasted due to a significant drop in domestic electricity consumption throughout the country during the festive season of Dashain. The closure of industrial operations that typically contribute to heightened electricity consumption during this period, coupled with milder weather conditions in Kathmandu and the Terai, has resulted in diminished internal demand for power.

Second day of Dashain celebration observed

Today marked the second day of the Dashain festival. As the auspicious occasion of Bijaya Dashami unfolds, those unable to participate in the festivities yesterday sought blessings from their seniors today. In adherence to tradition, distant relatives and loved ones make the journey to bestow blessings and offer Dashain Tika from today until the auspicious day of Kojagrata Purnima.

Deceptive tactics employed to tarnish KP Oli’s reputation: UML leader Pokhrel

CPN-UML General Secretary Shankar Pokharel has emphasized the crucial role of party Chairman KP Oli in fostering good governance and development, declaring him the most capable individual in these areas. In a Facebook post, Pokharel denounced the attacks on Chairman Oli, highlighting that such assaults directly undermine the country’s future and its people. He further addressed the deceptive tactics employed to tarnish Oli’s reputation, citing instances where misleading information regarding Oli’s alleged assets has been circulated.

Home Minister Shrestha returns home from China

Minister for Home Affairs Narayan Kaji Shrestha returned home from Chengdu of China today. During his stay in Beijing, Deputy Prime Minister Shrestha attended the inaugural ceremony of the 3 rd BRF. He also addressed the High-level forum on Green Development “Green Silk Road for Harmony with Nature.”

Lawmaker Karki insists on swift progress on lately introduced bills

As the existing parliament approaches its one-year anniversary since its establishment, Ganga Karki, representing the Maoist Centre in the House of Representatives (HoR), reflects on the crucial legislative responsibilities of a lawmaker: the enactment of laws. However, his evaluation is that the much-needed laws mandated by the Constitution of the federal democratic republic of Nepal are still awaited, impeding the effective implementation of the country’s main law.

Manang Air pilot Sedhai, injured in helicopter crash, passes away

Pilot Prakash Sedhai, who was injured in a helicopter crash of Manang Air in Solukhumbu on October 14, passed away. Yograj Kadel, the Spokesperson of the Airlines Operators Association, confirmed his demise at the National Burn Center in Mumbai, India, during the course of his treatment. Captain Sedhai was flying the Manang Air (9N-ANJ) helicopter during the accident in Solukhumbu.

Teenage arrested in Janakpur with a pistol

Police arrested teenager, Pooja Kumari Sahni, near the Hanuman temple close to the Janakpurdham railway station. Hailing from Badipokhari, Lakhkhi Sherai Gram Panchayat of Bihar, India, Sahni was found in possession of a pistol during an 8 o’clock evening check on Tuesday.

Publish Date : 25 October 2023 22:09 PM

Judge Dhakal to conduct hearing of case filed against PM Oli’s appointment

KATHMANDU: Hearing of a writ petition filed at the Supreme

NC’s Parliamentary Party meeting underway

KATHMANDU: The meeting of the Nepali Congress (NC) parliamentary party

Indian team begins search for missing bus and passengers in Chitwan

CHITWAN: A team from India has started assisting in the

Gold price drops by Rs 1,300 in domestic market

KATHMANDU: The price of gold in the domestic market has

CPN (Unified Socialist) issues whip to lawmakers to vote against PM Oli

KATHMANDU: The CPN (Unified Socialist) has issued a whip to