NC wrestles with UML to safeguard its legacy in Mustang
POKHARA, Nov 17: With the arrival of winter, the temperature of the mountainous district of Mustang is decreasing day by day. However, the fever of the upcoming parliamentary and provincial assembly elections has heated up the atmosphere. There is only one constituency in the district.
Eight candidates are private school owners
KATHMANDU, Nov 17:  Eight individuals who are owners of  private schools are contesting the  upcoming  elections  scheduled for November 26 and December 7. These  private school operators are now busy in electioneering activities and have handed over the management of their schools to others. Among the eight candidates, seven belong to the Private and Boarding Schools Organization Nepal (PABSON) while one belongs to the National Private and Boarding Schools Association Nepal (NPABSAN).
Oli lambasts Dr KC, Kamal Thapa
Oli lambasts Dr KC, Kamal Thapa
KATHMANDU, Nov 17: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli on Friday leveled fierce criticism at Dr Govinda KC, who has been crusading for  reforms in medical education and the health sector, and at Kamal Thapa, chairman of Rastriya Prajatantra Party .
Suffocating city
Suffocating city

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Ferry tales
Ferry tales

Ferry, in aviation parlance, is a task of delivering an aircraft to a designated location....

Homeless in Silicon Valley
Homeless in Silicon Valley

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA: In the same affluent, suburban city where Google built its headquarters, Tes...

SAARC: The no-talk shop
SAARC: The no-talk shop

As far apart as India and Pakistan are on key issues, it would be dangerous...

10 billion reward

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CoAS women’s Int’l football kicks off

KATHMANDU, Nov 18: The CoAS Fourth International Women’s Football Tournament-2017, organized by Nepal Army, kicked off in Kathmandu on Friday. Chief of Army Staff Rajendra Chhetri inaugurated the tournament by handing over the ball to the referee.

Good Reads

When the Moon Shines by Day, The Sun and Her Flowers and Origin ...
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Apps for every Bookworm
Apps for every Bookworm

Sometimes all you need is a good book. But then again, having said that, these days there are some rather...
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Music & more
Music & more

“There are many music festivals organized in our country every year. But none of them really focus on promoting our...
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Art with no boundaries
Art with no boundaries

Anonymous street artists in Kathmandu have transformed many dull streets of the valley into a vibrant one. Knowingly or unknowingly,...
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A cup of coffee a day reduces risk of liver diseases
A cup of coffee a day reduces risk of liver diseases

Nov 17: Drinking three to five cups of coffee regularly may reduce the risk of liver cancer and cirrhosis, according to a report. The report presented...
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'Breakthrough' breast cancer drugs get NHS approval

Two new "breakthrough" drugs to treat breast cancer have been given the green light for use on the NHS. ...
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Da Vinci portrait of Christ sells for record $450.3 million in New York
Da Vinci portrait of Christ sells for record $450.3 million in New York

NEW YORK, Nov 16: Leonardo da Vinci’s portrait of Christ, “Salvator Mundi”, sold for a record-smashing $450.3 million on Wednesday at Christie‘s, more than double the...
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Australians decisively support same-sex marriage
Australians decisively support same-sex marriage

AUSTRALIA, Nov 15: Australians have overwhelmingly voted in favour of legalising same-sex marriage in a historic poll. The non-binding postal vote showed 61.6% of people...
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Neo-liberalism has been a disaster for Nepal
Neo-liberalism has been a disaster for Nepal

CP Chandrasekhar is a Professor at the Centre for Economic Studies and Planning at Jawaharlal Nehru University and the author...

Formation of non-political election government will reduce anomalies
Formation of non-political election government will reduce anomalies

Surya Prasad Shrestha was the chief Election Commissioner both during the last Panchayat election of 1986 and during the first...

Structural reforms will be essential to unlock growth
Structural reforms will be essential to unlock growth

Tao Zhang, deputy managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), is visiting Nepal this week on the invitation of...

Khukuri FC to organize futsal tournament in Japan
Khukuri FC to organize futsal tournament in Japan

KATHMANDU, July 4: Khukuri FC, a Japan-based organization of Nepali migrants, said that it is organizing Khukuri FC First Running...
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Nepathya flies to Australia for series of concert
Nepathya flies to Australia for series of concert

KATHMANDU, July 4: Folk rock band Nepathya is flying to Australia for a musical tour, which includes series of concerts. ...
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10 new hospitals in 5 years: Dr Mahato
10 new hospitals in 5 years: Dr Mahato

LONDON, June 27: Founder of Non-Resident Nepali (NRN) and entrepreneur Dr Upendra Mahato said that after five years, no Nepali...
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Murderer of Nepali woman in US to get life in prison
Murderer of Nepali woman in US to get life in prison

WASHINGTON, June 26: An American court has sentenced Harshad Kumar Yadav to life in prison for murdering his wife Rina Yadav...
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Power of activity: Nepali mental health patients find purpose in occupational therapy
Power of activity: Nepali mental health patients find purpose in occupational therapy

In the sunlit courtyard of a mental health residential facility in Boudha, Katmandu, men and...

What’s going wrong to Antonio Conte’s Chelsea?
What’s going wrong to Antonio Conte’s Chelsea?

When Chelsea visited Selhurst Park to face Crystal Palace, everyone thought it would be an...

Resource rich and climate risk
Resource rich and climate risk

It is obvious that Nepal is prone to water induced disaster and many, since ages,...

Inquire properly before joining nursing course in Bangalore
Inquire properly before joining nursing course in Bangalore

Nursing, a profession highly devoted to care, respect, and love has been proved to be...

Call to establish research center
Call to establish research center

It’s already time. It’s now or never. We have been deprived of a proper extensive...