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Pokhrel appointed Ambassador to Brazil
KATHMANDU, Aug 25: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has appointed Joint Secretary at Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tara Prasad Pokhrel, as the Ambassador to Brazil.
New NC ministers to take oath Friday
New NC ministers to take oath Friday
KATHMANDU, Aug 25: The new ministers to be appointed from Nepali Congress (NC) will take oath of office and secrecy on Friday morning.
Table bill on CIEDP and TRC at the earliest: House Panel to govt
KATHMANDU, Aug 25: The Social Justice and Human Rights Committee of the parliament has asked the government to draft amendment bill on the Commission of Investigation on Enforced Disappeared Persons
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...

Goalkeeper with umbrella in a rare football match

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Tribhuvan University's football team had travelled to Russia (then USSR) following an invitation to play friendly football matches against the state teams of Russia. Though the Nepali team travelled under TU's banner, it was studded with full strength of the national team. Teams from Tashkent, Samarkand, Naroi and Novosibirsk states were Nepal's opponents.

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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Literary graphic novels
Literary graphic novels

Some misinterpret graphic novels for picture books. They dismiss them as immature, goofy or simply as reads that belong in...
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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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Iulia Vantur breaks her silence on rumored love affair with Salman
Iulia Vantur breaks her silence on rumored love affair with Salman

MUMBAI, Aug 25: Iulia Vantur, the rumored girlfriend of Salman Khan, has finally spoken about their relationship. For the first time, the Romanian model said...
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Jennifer Lopez, Casper Smart break up again!
Jennifer Lopez, Casper Smart break up again!

LOS ANGELES, Aug 25: Songstress Jennifer Lopez and her on-and-off boyfriend Casper Smart have reportedly called it quits. ...
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The Rock and Vin Diesel involved in social media dispute
The Rock and Vin Diesel involved in social media dispute

In recent news Dwayne, ‘The Rock’ Johnson slammed his Fast 8 male co-stars in a social media rant, calling them ‘candy asses’ for being unprofessional.
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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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