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Minister Thapa asks to submit 100-day action plan within a week
KATHMANDU, Aug 30: Minister for Health, Gagan Kumar Thapa, has directed the division chiefs under the ministry to submit 100-day action plan along with schedule within a week.
House Panel directs govt to effectively run fair price shops
House Panel directs govt to effectively run fair price shops
KATHMANDU, Aug 30: The Industry, Commerce and Consumer Welfare Committee (ICCWC) under Legislature-Parliament has directed the government to effectively run fair price shops during the upcoming Dashain, Tihar and Chhath festivals.
PM Dahal, Poudel discuss constitution amendment
KATHMANDU, Aug 30: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Nepali Congress senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel on Tuesday held a meeting to discuss the matters relating to the amendment of constitution by bringing the Madhes-centric parties into confidence.
Like a professional
Like a professional

There is constant tussle between principle and practice. This reflects in the state interventions in the...

Open Singha Durbar
Open Singha Durbar

How can Nepal, which has enacted RTI Act, deny its citizens access to the office of...

Crafting a revolution
Crafting a revolution

Mahabir Pun’s idea of a 50-crore hydro fund and allocating a portion of generated revenue to...

Infographics: World’s biggest consumers of antibiotics
Infographics: World’s biggest consumers of antibiotics

Global use of antibiotics has increased steadily in recent years, driven by rising demand across...

Save Gangamaya
Save Gangamaya

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

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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'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' teaser tells a tale of complex romance
'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' teaser tells a tale of complex romance

MUMBAI, Aug 30: The first teaser of Karan Johar's much awaited directorial venture "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil" is out and the director says it is...
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Oops! Bieber not back on Instagram after a 2-week break
Oops! Bieber not back on Instagram after a 2-week break

LOS ANGELES, Aug 30: False alarm! Justin Bieber hasn't actually returned to Instagram. ...
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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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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...

6,000 Euros collected to send dead body of Nepali immigrant back to Nepal

LONDON, Aug 30:  Around 6,000 Euros has been collected to send the dead body of Dawa Lama, who died after being hit by a train in Slovakia, to Nepal. ...
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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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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...

Renault makes Nepal debut
Renault makes Nepal debut

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: The French multinational automotive company Renault is planning to make its first official foray into Nepal with the launch of two of its brands Duster and Kwid next week.

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