Constitution Day-Greetings
BUTWAL, Sept 19: Province-5 Chief Umakanta Jha has expressed his belief that the concept of a prosperous province and happy Nepali would be materialized with the strengthening of national unity and governance.
Butwal launches perspective development plan
BUTWAL, Sept 19: Butwal Sub-Metropolitan city has launched its 15-year perspective development plan, preparing the base for municipal prosperity. The perspective plan also includes a five-year periodic plan.
Prosperous province and country, our responsibility-CM Shahi
SURKHET, Sept 19: Karnali Province Chief Minister Mahendra Bahadur Shahi said that their foremost responsibility now is to develop prosperous Karnali Province and the nation with social justice.
Global trade system could break down
Global trade system could break down

Threats against the WTO are increasing. Chief among them are ongoing attacks from Trump’s...

Together for tourism
Together for tourism

Visit Nepal 2020 is going to gain fair amount of global attention. But will we...

Costs of remittance
Costs of remittance

Evidence shows remittance-receiving families indulge in more lavish lifestyles and do not take up income...

Prachanda’s plans
Prachanda’s plans

An imaginary set of ideas to help Prachanda, his government and broader political leadership complete...

Republic, if we can keep it!
Republic, if we can keep it!

Today marks the third anniversary of promulgation of the federal democratic republic constitution of Nepal. We have come a long way in the last three years. ...

Central govt under double stress: Finance minister

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Minister for Finance Yuba Raj Khatiwada has said that the central government is going to be under ‘double stress’ as the central government has to devolve resources as conditional grants for implementation of some projects but local level governments are not willing to construct them.

Good Reads

Books: 21 lessons of the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari, American Sketches by Walter Isaacson, Maddaddam by Margaret Atwood ...
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Crafting new tunes
Crafting new tunes

The Week’s Ashma Chhetri caught up with Rana to know about his journey so far as well as find out...
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A waning tradition
A waning tradition

The oldest pottery ever made can be found in Lumbini and is over 2,600 years old. This goes to show...
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Changing times
Changing times

You know Teej is around the corner when you start hearing new Teej songs on radio, TV, and even YouTube....
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8 foods you should never eat before a workout
8 foods you should never eat before a workout

You need to eat food to fuel a workout, which is a great excuse to devour your favourite snack before hitting the gym. As David...
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First tourist to the moon is Japanese fashion magnate Maezawa
First tourist to the moon is Japanese fashion magnate Maezawa

HAWTHORNE, Sept 18: SpaceX, Elon Musk’s space transportation company, on Monday named its first private passenger as Japanese businessman Yusaku Maezawa, the founder and chief executive...
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'Game of Thrones,' 'Mrs. Maisel' triumph at Emmys
'Game of Thrones,' 'Mrs. Maisel' triumph at Emmys

LOS ANGELES, Sept 18: Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" became the first streaming series to win top Emmy comedy honors and HBO's "Game of Thrones"...
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Priyanka Chopra’s birthday kiss for Nick Jonas is adorable
Priyanka Chopra’s birthday kiss for Nick Jonas is adorable

NEW DELHI, Sept 17: Priyanka Chopra has wished her fiance Nick Jonas with an adorable Instagram post. The two got engaged in August and have...
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Joint military exercise did not feature in any of BIMSTEC meetings
Joint military exercise did not feature in any of BIMSTEC meetings

The decision of the government not to participate in BIMSTEC military drill and Nepal signing protocol to Trade and Transit...

Economic diplomacy is a key to enhancing Nepal-India relations
Economic diplomacy is a key to enhancing Nepal-India relations

Gopal Krishna Agrawal is the National Spokesperson on Economic Affairs for ruling Bharatiya Janata Party of India. How does he...

'America has always stepped up to support Nepal. That's going to continue'
'America has always stepped up to support Nepal. That's going to continue'

Alice G Wells is the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary at the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs of the...

Ambassador Aryal presents letters of credence to Jordan King

KATHMANDU, Sept 4: Nepal’s Ambassador to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Jhabindra Prasad Aryal has presented his Letters of Credence to His Majesty Abdullah II Ibn Al-Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan at Basman Palace amidst a grand ceremony on September 2. ...
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INJA formed in US
INJA formed in US

WASHINGTON, Aug 3: International Nepali Journalist Association (INJA) an umbrella organization of Nepali journalists working globally has been formed in the United States. ...
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Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp held in Jakarta
Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp held in Jakarta

KATHMANDU, July 22: The third edition of Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp (GEB) has been organized in Jakarta targeting the youth entrepreneur across the globe. ...
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Harry Bhandari wins Maryland State Assembly election
Harry Bhandari wins Maryland State Assembly election

AMERICA June 27: Harry Bandari of Nepali origin has been elected as a member to the Maryland House of Delegates, representing District-8, becoming the first Nepali ever to attain such a political height in the mainstream American politics. ...
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Violence against women: Is it a normalized phenomenon in our society?
Violence against women: Is it a normalized phenomenon in our society?

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...

#MHDay2018: Speaking against ‘stigma’
#MHDay2018: Speaking against ‘stigma’

One of the activists from Mid Western Nepal shared that many NGO workers in the...

Graham Potter: The angel of England
Graham Potter: The angel of England

“Why do you watch it?” A lot of people ask me this question. Well, they...

A lawyer walks into a bar...
A lawyer walks into a bar...

The 14th National Lawyers Conference eventually concluded without any unanimous consensus. Rifts of politically isolated...