Photo Feature: Setting the stage

November 25, 2017 16:27 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 25: Photos show preparations for tomorrow's election. Photo Feature.

Early morning smog

November 24, 2017 12:22 pm

The early morning smog seen from the Swayambhunath Stupa on November 23,2017. Kathmandu's Pollution is 9 times higher than the limit given by the World Health Organization(WHO).Levels of PM 2.5 fine particulate matter rose to 95 microgrmas per cubic meter in Kathmandu on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 23: A condolence meeting was held on the fifth day of the demise of Prakash Dahal, son of CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal, at his residence in Lazimpat on Thursday.

Passenger bus hits school van

November 11, 2017 09:52 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 11: A moving passenger bus (Na 6 kha 6183) collided with a kindergarten school van (Ba 14 cha 4649) at Sitapaila, Kathmandu on early Saturday. According to Traffic Police, the passenger bus had a brake failure. It skidded to hit van’s tail portion, sending the van into a canal pass. No one was injured at the accident.

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: The Nepal Army has started to transport election papers, ballots, voters’ education materials, stamp pad among others in Khotang, Dolpa and other remote areas.  Election Officer, Dinesh Khatri said that preparatory works for upcoming Nov 26 election was at final stage at Khotang. The district is home to 125,183 voters. According to RSS, election materials for Dolpa were dispatched from Surkhet. See photos here.

Dahal, Oli can’t contain their smiles

November 7, 2017 13:55 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: CPN-UML’s chair, KP Sharma Oli and CPN-Maoist’s Pushpa Kamal Dahal couldn’t supress their smiles as they jointly launched a common election manifesto at Royal Banquet, Tinkune today. See their smiles here.

Election fever

November 6, 2017 15:22 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 6: Voting stamps being checked at the Office of the Election Commission by the officials.

Harvesting paddy (photo feature)

November 6, 2017 14:29 pm

Farmers busy harvesting paddy at Bungmati and Farsitol areas in Lalitpur district on Monday. (Dipesh Shrestha/Republica)

China South Asia Expo(Photo feature)

November 4, 2017 11:41 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: Yunnan International Exposition Affairs Bureau and Nepal-China Executives Council have organized the China-South Asia Expo in Kathmandu from November 2 to November  5. This is the first time the expo is being held outside China. The exhibition showcasing goods from China and South Asian countries used to be organized in Kunming of China only.

Mesmerizing Machhapuchre in 11 pictures

November 4, 2017 11:12 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: Machhapuchre Base Camp is increasingly becoming a popular destination among tourists. One can view breathtaking views of sunrise and sunset over the Annapurna mountain range, Machhapuchre and other mountains.