Bill authorizing PM to mobilize army criticized
Bill authorizing PM to mobilize army criticized
KATHMANDU, Mar 19: Opposition parties have taken strong exception to a draft bill that allows the prime minister to independently mobilize Nepal Army. The Bill on Work, Responsibility and Rights of the National Security Council, awaiting approval of the federal parliament, proposes added powers to the prime minister to deploy army through cabinet decision in the case of a national emergency.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
PM rules out immediate cabinet reshuffle
KATHMANDU, March 18: Prime Minister KP Oli has said that he was in no hurry to reshuffle the cabinet. A day after Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Raghubir Mahaseth hinted that he could resign becoming the second minister to give such hint in the last one week, Prime Minister Oli on Sunday dismissed reports of cabinet reshuffle for now.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
Minister Gyawali leaving for Argentina tomorrow
KATHMANDU, Mar 17: Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali is leaving for Argentina tomorrow leading a Nepali delegation to the Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation being held in Buenos Aires from 20 to 22 March 2019.
Agriculture in distress
Agriculture in distress

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Bringing Poland to Europe
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Europe needs a Poland that, while defending its own interests, also fights strongly for the...

The Maoist cul-de-sac
The Maoist cul-de-sac

Chand has very little to lose and everything to gain by creating mayhem. The NCP...

Mixing pink with blue
Mixing pink with blue

I want to envision a space where women alone do not have to ask for...

Ensuring tourists’ safety
Ensuring tourists’ safety

Pokhara, the tourist town that serves as the main attraction for foreigners visiting Nepal, has been in the news in the last fortnight for casualties and injuries. ...

Jimenez, Jota slay United as Wolves reach FA Cup semis
Jimenez, Jota slay United as Wolves reach FA Cup semis

WOLVERHAMPTON, March 17: Wolverhampton Wanderers reached the FA Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1998 by beating last year’s runners-up Manchester United 2-1 with a clinical second-half display in an intense atmosphere at their Molineux stadium on Saturday.

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Exploring the world of art

Life of an artist seems surreal and enviable, right from the recognition s/he gets to all that freedom for creativity...
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Amazing apparel
Amazing apparel

Customized t-shirts have been a rage among teenagers and adults for a while now. After all, what’s there not to...
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The Dockyard Restaurant is as much about its service as it is about the food and the ambience. With a...
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Simple and easy egg recipes
Simple and easy egg recipes

Guilty of whipping up an omelet every time you want to serve eggs? However, you can transform the simple, affordable...
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Facebook shares drop as executives quit, Christchurch live-stream shooting stirs outrage
Facebook shares drop as executives quit, Christchurch live-stream shooting stirs outrage

March 16: Shares of Facebook Inc fell as much as 5 percent on Friday to their lowest in nearly three months after the surprise departure...
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PewDiePie put in spotlight after New Zealand shooting
PewDiePie put in spotlight after New Zealand shooting

One of YouTube’s biggest celebrities found himself entangled early Friday in news coverage of the mass shooting at two mosques in New Zealand. ...
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Red Hot Chili Peppers rock Egypt's pyramids
Red Hot Chili Peppers rock Egypt's pyramids

CAIRO, March 16: Californian group Red Hot Chili Peppers played in front of Egypt’s great pyramids of Giza on Friday, entertaining more than 10,000 people...
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Alzheimer's eye test could catch the disease before symptoms appear
Alzheimer's eye test could catch the disease before symptoms appear

A compelling new study, published in the journal Ophthalmology Retina, has reported that statistically significant differences can be identified in the retinas of patients with Alzheimer's...
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US Delegate-elect Bhandari sworn in
US Delegate-elect Bhandari sworn in

WASHINGTON D.C., Jan 10: Nepali immigrant Harry Bhandari, who has been elected to the Maryland House of Delegates in the United States of America, took the oath of office on Wednesday. ...
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Nepal, Suriname establish diplomatic relations
Nepal, Suriname establish diplomatic relations

KATHMANDU, Oct 12: Nepal and Suriname have established diplomatic relations today. ...
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Nepal, Madagascar establish diplomatic relations
Nepal, Madagascar establish diplomatic relations

NEW YORK, Sept 27: Nepal and the Republic of Madagascar have established diplomatic relations today. ...
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Maryland  gun shooting: One Nepali dies, and another severely injured
Maryland gun shooting: One Nepali dies, and another severely injured

AMERICA, Sept 22: In a shooting incident in Harford County, Maryland, USA, one Nepali died whle another one sustained critical injuries. Three Americans have also died in the incident. ...
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Why we need science?

​Nepal government has allocated only 0.38 percent of the total budget for science and technology....

The importance of think tanks in public policy in Nepal
The importance of think tanks in public policy in Nepal

Think tanks in Nepal are either inactive or ineffective due to the lack of sufficient...

Relevance of government on health insurance scheme
Relevance of government on health insurance scheme

The issue of health insurance used to be hot cake in the parliament, among bureaucrats, politician,...

Violence against women: Is it a normalized phenomenon in our society?
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One fine Friday evening, as I was scrolling down my Facebook page, a video caught...

NRNA ICC Expert Conference: Expectations and Challenges
NRNA ICC Expert Conference: Expectations and Challenges

When NRNA ICC participants and experts are returning from their visit to a rendezvous of...