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Politics

With limited options at hand, Dahal in dilemma

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: With the ruling parties pushing for a new constitution through majority vote, UCPN (Maoist) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal, who also heads the alliance of opposition parties, is under tremendous

Deadlock will be ended thru talks: PM

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sushil Koirala has said the deadlock seen in the constitution writing would be settled through talks. The

Govt urges oppn to join proposal committee

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: The alliance of 11 political parties led by the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) and CPN-UML has formally urged the UCPN (Maoist)-led opposition parties

Social

Unfulfilled promises

Dreams shattered and neck deep in debt, families of migrant workers who die abroad struggle to get by DANG, Jan 28 : Phulkumari Chaudhary of Tilkuligad became a widow after her husband Sher Bahadur

Uterine-prolapsed women shun hospital until pain is unbearable

GORKHA, Jan 28: Bishnu Kumari Khatri, 69, of Takukot VDC-1 recently underwent surgery at Gorkha District Hospital for uterine prolapse. A mother of two, she suffered

Chepangs eking out living risk life over rope-bridge

BHUMLICHOWK (GORKHA), Jan 27: The Chepang community of Bhumlichowk VDC makes a living crushing stones. The work is hard enough. But transporting the stone to Jogimara

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Business

'Nepal's ICT industry requires huge support from govt'

Computer Association of Nepal (CAN) Federation is organizing the 21st edition of the Info-Tech exhibition from Wednesday. In this regard, Nepal Republic Media organized a roundtable to discuss with the organizers about the prospects and challenges surrounding

Sports

Army struggles past spirited Jhapa

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: Tribhuvan Army Club opened its National League campaign with 1-0 win over Jhapa XI at the Dasharath Stadium in Tripureshwar on Tuesday, but it was made to work hard for its first three points

INTERNATIONAL

Facebook launches 'Lite' version: Nepal among 7 other nations

PALO ALTO, Jan 27: Facebook is testing out a Lite version of its Android app, which takes a fraction of the system memory of the original, and is designed for low-bandwidth connections. The app has

Video boost to Tweets; DM to 20 at once

Twitter, has finally decided to give users the ability to film, edit and share videos instantly within the native mobile app, in an attempt to catch up with platforms like Facebook and Instagram. Also,

Gun training for Pakistani teachers after Peshawar massacre

ISLAMABAD, Jan 28: In northwest Pakistan teachers are being given firearms training and will be allowed to take guns into the classroom in a bid to strengthen security

The Week

Word to the (un)wise

There is something called reading too much too soon. Immediately after school, even before Ama laid out fluffy French toast for us, I would delve right into homework. A conscientious student, one of the very

The Great Debate : The Humanities vs. the Sciences

There’s a popular assumption in Nepal that good students should study Sciences while those who are academically poor should opt for the study of Humanities. That’s because Sciences are understood

Zero recognition for economic contributions

Home-Based Workers are coerced to confine themselves to small enterprises due to the lack of policies Apsara Dangol’s smug gestures hinted at

TIME - OUT

5 things about Anil Keshari Shah

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: Anil Shah is the banker everyone is currently talking about. The CEO of Mega Bank is quite popular and looked up to by thousands of youth in the

Baby : Patriot Games

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: The thriller Baby tries to fit itself as a basic genre film, almost without taking the trouble to say anything new under the tight economy of

Gen next

How sane are we?

A couple of days back, I saw photos of people getting across the road while stepping on the flowers planted on the road islands, and dogs using the Zebra Crossing! Before giving out a hilarious laugh, my mind immediately went back to what my teacher had

What does development mean to you?

Abishek Lamsal, 19 Development means progressive changes in any aspect. The definition of development should not only be confined in establishing industries, constructing buildings and roads. Because it’s

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