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Preparations on for constitution amendment: DPM Nidhi
JANAKPURDHAM, Sept 25:Deputy Prime Minister Bimalendra Nidhi today said the government was preparing to amend the constitution.
PM pledges to make initiatives to appoint cultural attache in Nepali embassies
PM pledges to make initiatives to appoint cultural attache in Nepali embassies
KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal today said initiations would be taken to induct people from music and art field into Nepali embassies in various foreign countries in a bid to spread Nepali music and art across the world.
Three-tier elections – top priority: Minister Pandey
DADELDHURA, Sept 25: Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development, Hit Raj Pandey, today said the current government's top priority was to hold the three-tier elections.
Prachanda the statesman
Prachanda the statesman

Prime Minister Prachanda is emerging out of the old mould and embracing the new matrix of...

Snobbing it down
Snobbing it down

When Mrs Dahal is mocked for not knowing the way of the rulers, one realizes why...

Durgo Pujo, 1966
Durgo Pujo, 1966

Durga Puja in Kolkata is akin to the extravagant frenzy of the Carnival in Rio de...

Trump & Clinton’s Economic Policies
Trump & Clinton’s Economic Policies

Much has been made of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton’s policies on gun control, foreign...

Tricky inflation
Tricky inflation

In the last fiscal year inflation soared to 9.9 percent, the highest in seven...

The health revolution
The health revolution

He can’t stress enough about the harmful effects of lead on the human body and has been working relentlessly to...
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Of tributes and celebrations

On September 23, 2006, 20 conservation heroes and four crew members lost their lives in a tragic helicopter accident in...
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Our ‘international’ Dashain
Our ‘international’ Dashain

It’s the only time of the year when the routines of mother, father, son and daughter coincide to make it...
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Exam blues!
Exam blues!

Yes, you can call me an optimist. My wife worries more about how she might fail rather than just doing...
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Justin Bieber attacked in club (video)
Justin Bieber attacked in club (video)

MUNICH, Sept 25: Singer Justin Bieber was attacked in a club here by an unknown man. ...
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Beauty myths and blunders one must avoid

There are some misconceptions and mistaken ideas about beauty care. Since wrong beauty habits and ideas are not clarified, people continue to make some common...
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Counting likes on Facebook? Then you are living without a sense of purpose
Counting likes on Facebook? Then you are living without a sense of purpose

After writing a post or uploading a photo on Facebook, do you count the number of “likes”? If so, then you are living without a sense...
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Marital separation or divorce may lead to eczema, muscle pain
Marital separation or divorce may lead to eczema, muscle pain

Marital break-up and divorce can cause physical ailments — including eczema and muscle pain — apart from emotional problems, suggests a new study. ...
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Czechs interested to increase their economic presence in Nepal
Czechs interested to increase their economic presence in Nepal

A high-level delegation led by Vojtech Filip, Vice President of Parliament of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of...

Historically most rights violators from conflict era have been granted amnesty
Historically most rights violators from conflict era have been granted amnesty

Paul Jackson, a political economist working predominantly on conflict and post-conflict reconstruction, has closely studied post-conflict African countries like Sierra...

‘Nepal should invest in its human ingenuity’
‘Nepal should invest in its human ingenuity’

Professor Dan Shechtman, the Nobel Prize winner for Chemistry in 2011, is an Israeli engineer and material scientist. He was...

Nepali Embassy in Belgium marks constitution day

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: The Embassy of Nepal to Belgium organized a special programme and the National Day reception in Brussels Tuesday evening to observe the first anniversary of the promulgation of the constitution. ...
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Constitution Day marked in Japan
Constitution Day marked in Japan

TOKYO, Sept 21: Nepalis in Japan marked the first Constitution Day at a special function organized by Nepali Embassy in...
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Constitution Day observed in Beijing
Constitution Day observed in Beijing

BEIJING, Sept 21: The Nepali Embassy in China on Tuesday organized a program on the occasion of Constitution Day. The...
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New leader in GAESO after 27 years
New leader in GAESO after 27 years

LONDON, Sept 20: Gurkha Army Ex-Serviceman's Organization (GAESO), the organization fighting for the rights of Gurkhas, has got its new chairman...
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A thousand lives gone, a billion hearts moan
A thousand lives gone, a billion hearts moan

I might sound insane but I cherished those blinking seconds of past 12 hours observing...

Giving back to Kathmandu
Giving back to Kathmandu

Behind that shiny glass of a Volkswagen, a handsome face popped out. Seconds later a...

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...

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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