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Fake licenses rampant in Jhapa

JHAPA, Aug 28: A good driving practice and a fair knowledge...

FDI pledges plunges 76 percent to Rs 15.4 billion

KATHMANDU, Aug 29: Foreign direct investment pledges went down by...

Indian liquor giant United Spirits quits Nepal

KATHMANDU, Aug 29: The Department of Industry (DoI) has permitted...

Defense Minister assures to modernizing NA
KATHMANDU, Aug 29: Newly appointed Defense Minister Bal Krishna Khand on Sunday assured to make maximum efforts in modernizing and in equipping the national army.
Over 31 pc earthquake victims receive first tranche
KATHMANDU, Aug 29: National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has distributed Rs 50,000, the first tranche of house reconstruction grant, to over 31 percent of the earthquake victims identified as eligible to receive the money.
Former Minister Khapangi passes away
Former Minister Khapangi passes away
KATHMANDU, Aug 28: Former Minister Gore Bahadur Khapangi Magar passed away last night while undergoing treatment at the Neuro Hospital at Bansbari.
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...

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...

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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Amber Rose has no count of her sex partners
Amber Rose has no count of her sex partners

LOS ANGELES, Aug 28: American model Amber Rose says she has no idea how many men she has slept with. ...
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Katrina opens up about her breakup with Ranbir
Katrina opens up about her breakup with Ranbir

Actress Katrina Kaif has finally opened up and expressed her feelings about the split with Ranbir Kapoor. This comes after Ranbir Kapoor went public about...
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Gemma Atkinson shows off jaw-dropping bikini body
Gemma Atkinson shows off jaw-dropping bikini body

Gemma Atkinson recently hit out at body-shamers and defended her figure after she was trolled online. ...
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An artist’s dedication to revive the art of lithography
An artist’s dedication to revive the art of lithography

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: 32-year-old Kathmandu based artist Kabi Raj Lama adopted lithography printing out of desperation. ...
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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...

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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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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