MoFA asks missions to drop use of word 'Nepalese'
KATHMANDU, Aug 29: Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Sunday has asked Nepal's embassies and the offices of consulate general around the world as well as other offices to use the word 'Nepali' instead of 'Nepalese' for all official purposes and strictly maintain uniformity in this case.
Bijukchhe bats for earliest election of local bodies
Bijukchhe bats for earliest election of local bodies
BHAKTAPUR, Aug 29: Nepal Workers Peasants Chairperson Narayan Man Bijjukche has pressed for the local bodies' election at the earliest for he argued that the elections would be delayed while waiting for the restructuring of the local units.
Ambassadors present credentials to President
Ambassadors present credentials to President
KATHMANDU, Aug. 29: President Bidya Devi Bhandari received the letters of credence from Ambassador of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Wellage Swarnalatha Perera; from Mentor Patricia Villagomez Merino the Republic of Ecuador Ambassador, from Republic of Slovenia Ambassador Jozef Drofenik and Republic of Mauritius to Nepal, Jagdishwar Goburdhun amidst a special ceremony held at the ceremonial hall, Office of the President, Shital Niwas, on Monday.
Save Gangamaya
Save Gangamaya

Gangamaya’s health condition is deteriorating. The unwillingness of the new government to address her demand could...

Breaking the barriers
Breaking the barriers

The biggest problem in our hydro sector is that we failed to learn from our mistakes

Behind “Strongmania”
Behind “Strongmania”

Even the world’s most stable democracies of late have been infected by strongmania ...

Infographics: Countries winning first Gold in Rio
Infographics: Countries winning first Gold in Rio

While most headlines dealing with the Olympics in Rio this summer focused on the big...

Flight Number MH 170
Flight Number MH 170

“Fasten your seatbelts!” The airhostess’ melodious voice reverberated inside the plane. The Qatar Airways Boeing...

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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Kim Kardashian flashes everything in completely sheer dress at VMAs (with video)
Kim Kardashian flashes everything in completely sheer dress at VMAs (with video)

We knew when Kim Kardashian's name appeared on the guest list for this year's MTV VMAs, we would be in for a treat. ...
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Kareena gets emotional as she walks on ramp with baby bump
Kareena gets emotional as she walks on ramp with baby bump

MUMBAI, Aug 29: Bollywood star Kareena Kapoor Khan had the most "special" moment of her life as she walked the ramp flaunting her baby bump.
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Deepika to support Kareena over Ranbir
Deepika to support Kareena over Ranbir

We all know how close ex-lovers Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone are. Even though they broke up on a bitter note, after a few initial...
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Beyonce storms Video Music Awards, Rihanna gets lifetime award
Beyonce storms Video Music Awards, Rihanna gets lifetime award

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Aug 29: Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards show was all about performances that got the sweat dripping, the muscles ripping and the adrenaline...
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Nearly 30% of govt revenue comes from automobile sector
Nearly 30% of govt revenue comes from automobile sector

The 11th edition of NADA Auto Show is beginning in Kathmandu from Tuesday. The auto show, the largest automobile event...

'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...

Nepali youth dies of cardiac arrest in UAE
Nepali youth dies of cardiac arrest in UAE

UAE, Aug 27: A Nepali national has been found dead here. Dipesh Sunar of Khaireni-6 of Rupandehi, who came in...
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Case filed against Flipkart for ‘demeaning Nepali on ground of ethnicity’
Case filed against Flipkart for ‘demeaning Nepali on ground of ethnicity’

NEW DELHI, Aug 25: The Gorkha Samaj in India has filed a case against Indian Online Shopping Company Flipkart for...
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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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Tipplers’ traffic turns to Nepal
Tipplers’ traffic turns to Nepal

As Bihar becomes the fifth state in India after Kerala, Manipur, Nagaland and Gujarat to...

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...

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