Parliament schedules discussion on road safety on Sunday
KATHMANDU, Aug 26: The parliament secretariat has scheduled a discussion on the topic of road safety on Sunday in response to an urgent public importance notice registered by few lawmakers about two weeks ago.
UML wins people's heart staying in opposition: Khanal
UML wins people's heart staying in opposition: Khanal
SINDHULI, Aug 26: CPN (UML) senior leader Jhalanath Khanal has said his party would emerge tough against the government if it failed to perform as per the interests of the nation.
Infrastructure development to advance villages: Minister KC
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.
A juggling act
A juggling act

As our neighbors’ ability for power projection beyond their borders increases, the new strategic dynamic...

Handling abuse
Handling abuse

Most times children are raped in one-on-one settings by a parent, family friend, babysitter or...

Free the press
Free the press

2015 was the worst year for press freedom in over a decade ...

Infographics: Sexual harassment
Infographics: Sexual harassment

How common is sexual harassment overall? ...

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...

Pushpasadan makes winning start

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Host Pushpasadan School made winning start to the Second Pushpasadan Cup Valleywide Interschool Basketball in the senior boys' section on Friday beating Little Angels 40-12. Dhurba Lama scored 11 points for Pushpasadan in the game held at Pushpasadan's court in Kirtpur.

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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