Rehabilitation centers rudderless for lack of monitoring
KATHMANDU, July 25: Drug addiction treatment and rehabilitation centers that are mushrooming along with the increase in the number of drug users have remained rudderless for lack of effective guidelines and monitoring, putting lives at risk.
NC leader Poudel bats for continuing co-work and consensus
NC leader Poudel bats for continuing co-work and consensus
KATHMANDU, July 24: Participating in the parliamentary debate on the no-confidence motion registered by some political parties including the main opposition Nepali Congress and CPN (Maoist Center) against Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, NC senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel stressed on continuing the culture of consensus and partnership even after the formation of the new government.
YAN demands action against lawmaker Singh
KATHMANDU, July 24: Protesters including the President of the Youth Association Nepal (YAN) Rajiv Paharai have demanded immediate action against the Nepali Congress lawmaker Amaresh Kumar Singh for making unbecoming remarks against Prime Minister KP Oli in the Legislature-Parliament yesterday.
Blemished bonhomie
Blemished bonhomie

Prince Harry’s recent trip to Nepal displayed Britain’s strategic acumen and diplomatic courtship at its...

China, slow-mo
China, slow-mo

With the right approach, China can manage a transition from middle- to high-income status ...

Infographics: A history of Turkish coups
Infographics: A history of Turkish coups

Military coups and coup attempts in Turkey since 1960 ...

Democracy
Democracy

The story of a poor farmer who stands up for his right for the first...

Game of thrones
Game of thrones

Nepali Congress had a role in convincing New Delhi that there was no option to...

ASBA will be a breakthrough in the capital market

KATHMANDU, July 25: In just nine months of his appointment as the chairman of Securities Board of Nepal (Sebon), Rewat Bahadur Karki has initiated number of reform measures in the securities market. Full-fledged implementation of dematerialized trading system, allowing investors to get access to market depth, and halving the brokerage commission are some of the notable initiatives taken by Sebon under Karki's leadership. Sagar Ghimire of Republica, talked with Karki on overall securities market, problems and his future plans. Excerpt:

APF beats Mid-western to enter women's national cricket final

KATHMANDU, July 24: Armed Police Force (APF) Club on Sunday entered the final of the Women's National Cricket Selection Championship (20 overs) beating Mid-western Region by nine wickets at the Tribhuvan University Ground in Kirtipur. Similarly, Far-western Region recorded win in its opener beating Western Region by eight wickets.

Traditional essence at risk
Traditional essence at risk

There isn’t a month better than Shrawan to locate the devotees among us. As the holy month makes its presence...
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Confronting challenges

The Week talked to these business men and women about their experiences and also asked them about their views on...
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The SELFISH gene
The SELFISH gene

A friend of mine had some trouble at work recently when she was late for a meeting. She was 15...
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A travelling mom’s tale
A travelling mom’s tale

I was taken aback when during a recent conversation she casually mentioned how unsafe America had become to travel. ...
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'Guardians of the Galaxy' tease sequel, Disneyland ride
'Guardians of the Galaxy' tease sequel, Disneyland ride

SAN DIEGO, July 24: Next summer the "Guardians of the Galaxy" are taking over theaters and Disneyland. ...
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'Vampire Diaries' to end after 8 seasons
'Vampire Diaries' to end after 8 seasons

SAN DIEGO, July 24: The eighth season of "The Vampire Diaries" will be the supernatural series' final entry. ...
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Sushila Arts Academy announces ‘Best Dancer Nepal 2016’
Sushila Arts Academy announces ‘Best Dancer Nepal 2016’

KATHMANDU, July 22: Sushila Arts Academy (SAA) has announced that it will organize the ‘Best Dancer Nepal 2016’ in partnership with Thames International College. ...
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Watch ‘Manchinte Firante’ at Mandala Theater
Watch ‘Manchinte Firante’ at Mandala Theater

Mandala Theater at Anamnagar is staging ‘Manchinte Firante’ from July 22 to August 6. Based on the famous children’s book by author Leo Lionni, the...
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Pradeep Chapagain, writing and singing from Australia
Pradeep Chapagain, writing and singing from Australia

KATHMANDU, July 21: Born and raised in the outskirts of Kathmandu, poet and singer Pradeep Chapagain knew deep inside that singing...

Embassy closure does not mean stopping support to Nepal
Embassy closure does not mean stopping support to Nepal

The Government of Denmark and Nepal have had diplomatic relations since 1967. Denmark started development activities in Nepal in 1987...

'Do what you love, love what you do'
'Do what you love, love what you do'

KATHMANDU, July 20: With more than 40,000 subscribers in YouTube, Aayush Rimal is an online sensation among Nepali teens around the...

21st International AIDS Conference Kicks off in Durban
21st International AIDS Conference Kicks off in Durban

DURBAN, July 20: Over 18000 global leaders, health workers, advocates, scientists and media representatives have gathered in Durban, South Africa for...
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203rd Bhanu Jayanti celebrated in Australia
203rd Bhanu Jayanti celebrated in Australia

NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia: Nepali Kala Sanskriti Tatha Sahitya Pratisthan (NKSSP) celebrated 203rd Bhanu Jayanti at Ashfield polish club in...
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NRNA's 9th regional conference in US

CALIFORNIA (US), July 8: The 9th regional conference of the Non-Resident Nepali Association is taking place in New Jersey of the United States of America. ...
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33rd  ANA conference kicks off in Atlanta
33rd ANA conference kicks off in Atlanta

NEW YORK, July 3: The 33th convention of Association of Nepalis in the Americas, (ANA), the oldest institution of Nepalis...
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Who’s a homemaker?
Who’s a homemaker?

Imagine a society and a place to live where there is no difference between male and...

Celebrating ‘Travel Year 2073’
Celebrating ‘Travel Year 2073’

We’ve been brought up hearing and reading that this country is filled with natural beauty,...

The Idealist’s Dilemma
The Idealist’s Dilemma

Tupac Amaru Shakur, who ruled the 90’s West Coast rap game had once said, “Reality...

Is there a perfect ending?
Is there a perfect ending?

It is always nice to come across people who take the next step in their...

Bullying among school children
Bullying among school children

Bullying is a repetitive, aggressive act of abusing others because of power imbalance. It is...

Sultan: Salman's 'Raging Bull' act is a blockbuster
Sultan: Salman's 'Raging Bull' act is a blockbuster

After last year's Eid's heartwarming Bajrangi Bhaijaan act, this festive season Salman pushes himself physically and emotionally to a new level of commitment in Sultan.

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