No-confidence motion registered against Lumbini CM Pokharel for second time
No-confidence motion registered against Lumbini CM Pokharel for second time
No-confidence motion registered against Lumbini CM Pokharel for second time
CC recommends to govt to fill vacant posts in public service, other commissions
CC recommends to govt to fill vacant posts in public service, other commissions
KATHMANDU, May 9: The Constitutional Council (CC) has recommended to the government to fill up the vacant posts in public service and other constitutional commissions.
Thakur, Mahato reach Baluwatar to meet PM Oli
Thakur, Mahato reach Baluwatar to meet PM Oli
KATHMANDU, May 9: Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) Chairman Mahantha Thakur and senior leader Rajendra Mahato have reached Baluwatar to meet Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.
Why should the US pay its dues to the UN?
Why should the US pay its dues to the UN?

Without any doubt, the tumultuous four years of the Trump presidency significantly damaged the US...

Nepal: A victim of party politics and power games
Nepal: A victim of party politics and power games

How can sufficient service delivery and development across Nepal be possible as long as the...

G.I. Joe Trotsky
G.I. Joe Trotsky

NEW YORK – Leon Trotsky may not claim a mass following nowadays, but the revolutionary...

Citizen engagement in public finance management in Nepal
Citizen engagement in public finance management in Nepal

Citizen engagement in PFM is to mobilize the efforts made by the people at grassroots...

Act now!
Act now!

The second wave of the coronavirus has begun to swallow our health systems. Hospitals and health workers in cities like Nepalgunj have been pleading with the government to provide them with the necessary...

As India surges, Bangladesh lacks jabs, faces virus variants
As India surges, Bangladesh lacks jabs, faces virus variants

DHAKA, May 9: India’s surge in coronavirus cases is having a dangerous effect on neighboring Bangladesh, with health experts warning of imminent vaccine shortages just as the country should be stepping up jabs and as more contagious virus variants are beginning to be detected.

Book review: Analyzing political economy of federalism in Nepal
Book review: Analyzing political economy of federalism in Nepal

Sanghiyata ko artha rajniti (political economy of federalism) is a book penned by Binod Neupane. The second edition of the...
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Things you probably didn’t know about Dashain
Things you probably didn’t know about Dashain

Most of us, all over Nepal, celebrate Dashain but we aren’t familiar with the many concepts and stories of this...
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Farewell, my friend
Farewell, my friend

Peter J Karthak, musician, writer, storyteller, husband, father, friend, passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 77. He had...
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Three amazing noodle recipes
Three amazing noodle recipes

Really, who doesn’t love noodles? And although this dish can be found and is eaten all over the world, its...
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Covid-19’s known unknowns
Covid-19’s known unknowns

The more certain someone is about covid-19, the less you should trust them In 2019, the medical historian Mark Honigsbaum concluded his book The Pandemic Century by...
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Actor Shah and filmmaker Pradan reach agreement to amicably settle their disputes
Actor Shah and filmmaker Pradan reach agreement to amicably settle their disputes

An agreement has been signed between actor Paul Shah, his manager Kishna Prasad Joshi and filmmaker Arun Pradan to settle their disputes on the case...
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Book on foreign policy administrators since Nepal’s unification unveiled
Book on foreign policy administrators since Nepal’s unification unveiled

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: A book "Pararastrakaa prashasak amirmunsidekhi pararastra secretarysamma" authored by former foreign secretary Dr Madan Kumar Bhattarai was released in Kathmandu on Friday.
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Many contemporary Nepali filmmakers lack knowledge required to make quality cinemas: Actor Dayahang Rai (with video)
Many contemporary Nepali filmmakers lack knowledge required to make quality cinemas: Actor Dayahang Rai (with video)

KATHMANDU, Jan 3: Actor Dayahang Rai has said that many contemporary Nepali filmmakers lack the knowledge and skills required to make quality cinemas. ...
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Nepali doctors at AIIMS in India have not been paid for a year
Nepali doctors at AIIMS in India have not been paid for a year

KATHMANDU, May 9: 65 Nepali doctors, pursuing medical education at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), have been working to defeat the pandemic in India without receiving a single penny for more than a year. ...
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Nepali migrant workers returning home without tests from India
Nepali migrant workers returning home without tests from India

DHANGADHI, May 4: Nepalis are returning home from different parts of India after the second wave of COVID-19 infection spread widely in India. Every day, more than a thousand people are entering Sudurpaschim Province from Gauriphanta in Kailali and Gaddachauki in Kanchanpur. But they have been allowed to go to their home villages without undergoing PCR tests. ...
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Nepalis in India urged to stay safe, cautious amid worsening COVID-19 situation
Nepalis in India urged to stay safe, cautious amid worsening COVID-19 situation

KATHMANDU, April 27: The Nepali embassy in India has urged the Nepali nationals living in India to stay safe and adopt precautions against the new variant of COVID-19 that is taking the lives of thousands of people there daily. ...
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23 Nepali nationals succumbed to COVID-19 abroad last week, 20 in India alone
23 Nepali nationals succumbed to COVID-19 abroad last week, 20 in India alone

KATHMANDU, April 25: As many as 23 Nepali people died of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in foreign countries last week. ...
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Combating HIV AIDS
Combating HIV AIDS

Individuals can reduce the risk of infection by limiting exposure to risk factors. ...

Why Nepal needs K P Oli
Why Nepal needs K P Oli

K P Oli was instrumental in initiating the process of bringing back Nepali territories occupied...

Covid-19 vaccine benefits
Covid-19 vaccine benefits

We are in a Covid-19 crisis now. But we also have Covid-19 vaccines now. ...

A eulogy for dad
A eulogy for dad

If I had one more chance to be with you dad, I would do the...

Time is relative
Time is relative

Waking up early is always the hardest part in everyone’s life. This relative element of...