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US blocks $255 million military aid to Pakistan

January 2, 2018 13:08 PM

WASHINGTON, JAN 2:  The United States has suspended its USD 255 million military aid to Pakistan for now, the White House has confirmed, saying the fate of such assistance will depend on Islamabad’s response to terrorism on its soil.

Iceland becomes first country to legalise equal pay

January 2, 2018 11:48 AM

ICELAND, Jan 2: A new law making it illegal to pay men more than women has taken effect in Iceland.

Rihanna's cousin, 21, shot dead the day after spending Christmas together

December 27, 2017 15:52 PM

BARBADOS, Dec 27: The cousin of Rihanna has been shot dead mere hours after they spent Christmas Day together in Barbados.

Sizzling Ashley Graham showcases cleavage in string bikini as she wishes fans Merry Christmas

December 25, 2017 18:26 PM

Ashley Graham sent temperatures soaring as she wished fans a Merry Christmas.

Katrina Kaif celebrates Christmas with Salman Khan

December 25, 2017 17:22 PM

It's celebration time for Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif, as their recently released high-octane film is doing wonders at the box-office.

Messi’s Secret Santa message to Neymar

December 25, 2017 15:14 PM

Lionel Messi has sent former team-mate Neymar a heartwarming Christmas message.

Ex- Bihar CM Yadav found guilty in fodder scam case, to be sentenced on Jan 3

December 23, 2017 16:36 PM

NEW DELHI, Dec 23: Former chief minister and influencing leader of Bihar state, Lalu Prasad Yadav has been found guilty in one of the four pending fodder scam cases.

25-year-old frozen embryo results in healthy baby girl

December 20, 2017 17:46 PM

TENNESSEE, Dec 20: The longest known frozen human embryo to result in a successful birth for a healthy baby girl.  A Tennessee couple has welcomed a baby girl who grew from an embryo that had been frozen for 25 years. It's believed to be the longest-frozen embryo to ever result in a birth.

10 Must-Know Tips for Making Better Conversations

December 20, 2017 14:25 PM

You and your partner are having a quiet dinner at home, but perhaps you are finding it a bit too quiet. Although you feel that communication hasn’t ever been an issue for you, it seems that lately you’ve run out of new things to say.

Nepali migrant workers still mercilessly exploited, says Amnesty

December 19, 2017 15:08 PM

KATHMANDU, Dec 19: The Nepali government’s failure to crack down on recruitment agencies charging illegal fees for jobs abroad is leaving migrant workers trapped in a vicious cycle of debt and exploitation, says Amnesty International.

Indian government bans condom ads on TV from 6 am till 10 pm

December 12, 2017 21:17 PM

NEW DELHI, Dec 12: The Information and Broadcasting Ministry in India on Monday issued an order banning the broadcast of condoms commercials between 6 am in the morning to 10 pm at night, stating that it had received multiple complaints regarding their adverse impact on children.

The two best universities in the world are no longer in the United States

December 12, 2017 16:52 PM

British universities have fought off prestigious US rivals to take the top two spots in the world for the first time, according to Times Higher Education (THE). The University of Oxford came in at number one for the second year in a row while Cambridge jumped three places to take number two.

'Change will happen if women start motivating each other'

December 12, 2017 08:10 AM

Bollywood actress Malaika Arora says that she has been brought up in a household where she was always taught to express herself freely and this is what she expects from others too.

Five BEST SKINCARE TIPS BEFORE THE BIG DAY

December 12, 2017 08:06 AM

Your face isn’t the only part of your body covered in skin. To get your body into toned and tip-top shape, we recommend finding a personal trainer who can keep you on track and make sure your abs, hips and arms are ready to be the talk of the town. Who knows, you may want to invite him/her your wedding.

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli get married in Italy

December 11, 2017 21:50 PM

MUMBAI, Dec 11: After a long speculation of will they-won’t they, Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli have finally tied the knot in Italy on Monday.

Veteran bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor dies at 79

December 4, 2017 19:01 PM

KATHMANDU, Dec 4: Veteran bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor has passed away in Mumbai on Monday. He was 79.

Bitcoin's rise from $0.01 to $11,000

December 2, 2017 12:38 PM

The initial price of bitcoin, set in 2010, was less than one cent. On Nov. 29, it crossed $11,000. Once seen as the province of nerds, libertarians and drug dealers, bitcoin today is drawing millions of dollars from hedge funds. The recent price surge may be a bubble. Or it could be a belated recognition by the broader financial community that so-called cryptocurrencies -- digital forms of money -- are going mainstream. It might be time to nail down what a bitcoin is, and why its price has been going through the roof.

How can Startups With Unique Products Create an Audience for Themselves

November 30, 2017 11:40 AM

For entrepreneurs, it’s all about the thrill of creating a product that is revolutionary and doesn’t exist in the market. They want make an offering that people are not accustomed to, yet it is necessary for the product to exist to make lives simpler for many. While these startups start from scratch and mark themselves on the path of innovation, they also have another hurdle on their journey – educating the audience regarding the use of such a product.

Xi's second book on governance to be published in 16 countries including Nepal

November 27, 2017 15:37 PM

Major publishing houses from 16 countries have signed memorandums with the Foreign Languages Press (FLP) to translate and publish the second volume of Chinese President Xi Jinping's book on governance.

Dressing for Interviews

November 27, 2017 09:28 AM

Before you say a single word to the interviewer, you have already made an impression based on how you’re dressed.