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Infrastructure development to advance villages: Minister KC
KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Minister for Urban Development, Arjun Narsingh KC, has said development of physical infrastructures in rural areas was essential to advance villages towards city.
New Commerce Minister urges cordiality between bureaucracy and political leadership
KATHMANDU, Aug 26: The newly-appointed Minister for Commerce Romi Gauchan Thakali has stressed on coordination, collaboration and cooperation between the bureaucracy and the political leadership.
UML expresses sorrow over passing of singer Gurung
KATHMANDU, Aug 26: The CPN-UML today expressed sadness over the passing of Nepali folksinger and musician Khem Raj Gurung.
Three Elections by December 2017? Good Luck!
Three Elections by December 2017? Good Luck!

Holding local, provincial and federal elections – all three of them – within the next...

The Madhesh I know
The Madhesh I know

Violence has been perpetuated through polarized political narratives and divisive campaigns led by those in...

Reviving exports
Reviving exports

Nepal is not a coastal state. But we pursue trade policies as if we are...

US in Asia
US in Asia

The US Army plays a critical role in maintaining peace and security in Asia-Pacific ...

Infographics: China and Africa
Infographics: China and Africa

China’s President Xi Jinping’s recent pledge of US$60 billion in financial support over the next...

The bottled suspicions
The bottled suspicions

These days, though, with consistent reports of the Department of Food and Technology and Quality Control’s (DFTQC) investigation and findings,...
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Mentha: A conservation incentive
Mentha: A conservation incentive

Kali Bahadur Oli is a resident of Mahadevpuri - 7, Banke in the Tarai Arc Landscape (TAL). Oli owns less...
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The high school reunion
The high school reunion

Most of our batch mates in the West had already acquired citizenship there and were no longer Nepali citizens. So,...
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This syndicated state
This syndicated state

These syndicates through their actions block the exercise of free choice and we often end up settling for second choice,...
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Courteney Cox regrets ‘horrible’ bids to fight aging
Courteney Cox regrets ‘horrible’ bids to fight aging

Cox, 52, spoke out during an expedition with outdoor adventurer Bear Grylls in the Irish highlands, in which the pair abseiled down sheer cliffs and...
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My mom is worried about controversies
My mom is worried about controversies

Actress Sonakshi Sinha says while her father and actor Shatrughan Sinha understands that controversies are a part and parcel of showbiz, her mother Poonam Sinha...
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Jennifer Lawrence tops list of best paid actresses
Jennifer Lawrence tops list of best paid actresses

Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence was named the world’s highest-paid actress for the second year running on Tuesday, with estimated pre-tax earnings of $46 million. ...
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Chapali Height 2:  Empty seductions and cheap thrills
Chapali Height 2: Empty seductions and cheap thrills

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: ‘Chapali Height 2’ is a new film by director Dipendra K Khanal, who, in recent times, has carved a reputation for being a...
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'Not possible to hold three elections together'
'Not possible to hold three elections together'

Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhi Prasad Yadav says all elections are possible within January, 2018. Here are excerpts of Yadav’s interview...

Caste discrimination stronger in Nepal
Caste discrimination stronger in Nepal

Sukhadeo Thorat, Professor Emeritus at Jawaharlal Nehru University since 2014, is the chairman of the Indian Council of Social Science...

Full time lawyer, part time youtuber
Full time lawyer, part time youtuber

You might have come across Random Nepali. He’s a youtuber who makes presentation like animation videos that lists Nepali eccentricities...

Photo exhibition by Nepali photographer in Berlin
Photo exhibition by Nepali photographer in Berlin

BERLIN, August 24: Vasana, a photo exhibition by two photographers from Berlin and Kathmandu, has opened at Pappel Reihe café...
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Tenisha Rana crowned Miss UK Nepal-2016
Tenisha Rana crowned Miss UK Nepal-2016

LONDON, Aug 22: Tenisha Rana has won the coveted crown of Miss UK Nepal-2016. ...
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Train-hit kills Nepali immigrant in Slovakia
Train-hit kills Nepali immigrant in Slovakia

LONDON, Aug 18: A Nepali working in Slovakia died after being hit by a train. ...
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Nepal’s Jolly Amatya UN Youth Assembly chair
Nepal’s Jolly Amatya UN Youth Assembly chair

Jolly Amatya, a Nepali youth from Lalitpur, who has been currently living in Washington DC, has been appointed as the...
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Nepal’s super generation
Nepal’s super generation

Thank God! I wasn’t born during the Cold War – the proxy clash between US’s...

Waste burning: Its impact and the role of youth to mitigate it
Waste burning: Its impact and the role of youth to mitigate it

Every day I see people of my locality burning waste materials like plastic bags, papers...

Don’t pity me
Don’t pity me

If girls go through different set of challenges then it becomes a different race. Let’s...

Ethnic language and English medium education
Ethnic language and English medium education

On February 1, 2015, a post appeared on Facebook. The post was by a Newar...

Who’s a homemaker?
Who’s a homemaker?

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

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