Joining OGP an opportunity for effective governance practices'
Joining OGP an opportunity for effective governance practices'
KATHMANDU, Dec 13: Members of the House of Representatives and National Assembly have underscored the need to join the Open Government Partnership (OGP) -- a global movement for improved transparency, accountability and citizen engagement in the governance process.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
Madhesh's alliance seeks CK Raut's release
KATHMANDU, Dec 13: The Alliance for Independent Madhesh has demanded the release of CK Raut, who has been remanded in custody for 61 days.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
12th meeting of Nepal-China Bilateral Consultation Mechanism being held
KATHMANDU, Dec 13: Foreign Secretary Mr. Shanker Das Bairagi called on State Councilor and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China, H.E. Wang Yi at the Diaoyutai Guest House in Beijing today.
Power to people
Power to people

The government should stop vacillating and go for devolving powers to provincial and local levels...

Yogi’s meaningful visit to Janakpur
Yogi’s meaningful visit to Janakpur

Critics claim that Yogi’s visit to Janakpurdham is an attempt to gain political advantage ...

Movement Nirmala
Movement Nirmala

Justice for Nirmala should not end with arresting the perpetrator(s). It should assure other vulnerable...

Trafficking-free Nepal
Trafficking-free Nepal

Lack of employment opportunities within Nepal has forced many Nepali women to move to foreign...

Political quick-fix won’t provide justice
Political quick-fix won’t provide justice

The Khmer Rouge tribunals found the two most senior Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, 40 years after the fall of Pol Pot’s communist regime. ...

The case for libraries
The case for libraries

Unlike libraries in western countries, libraries in Nepal aren’t adapting to the changing times and are still stuck with functioning...
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A poster boy, two daughters, and patriotism
A poster boy, two daughters, and patriotism

Our Prime Minister has been in the news recently for some rather peculiar reasons. It all started off with the...
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The path to self-discovery
The path to self-discovery

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: The concept of a life coach is common in many countries in America and Europe, but it’s...
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Winter hacks to prevent weight gain
Winter hacks to prevent weight gain

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Sticking to a conventional diet and exercise plan can be difficult, and it is especially difficult during...
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2018 Breakthrough Entertainer: Country singer Kane Brown
2018 Breakthrough Entertainer: Country singer Kane Brown

NEW YORK, Dec 13: Kane Brown wasn’t sure he was going to make it. But there was one thing he was certain about: He was...
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Kapil Sharma tying the knot with girlfriend Ginni Chatrath tonight
Kapil Sharma tying the knot with girlfriend Ginni Chatrath tonight

MUMBAI, Dec 12: Comedian Kapil Sharma is all set to tie the knot with his longtime girlfriend Ginni Chatrath in Jalandhar, Punjab today. The pre-wedding...
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Ex-ambassador Simkhada’s book on human rights unveiled
Ex-ambassador Simkhada’s book on human rights unveiled

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Nepal’s former ambassador to United Nations in Geneva Shambhuram Simkhada’s book “Human Rights: Human Wrongs In the Scale of Human Conscience” was...
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2019 Grammy Awards: List of nominees in top categories
2019 Grammy Awards: List of nominees in top categories

Dec 8: A list of nominees in the top categories at the 61th annual Grammy Awards, announced Friday by The Recording Academy. ...
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I haven’t won T20 tournament in my career, it will be nice to start here: O’Brien
I haven’t won T20 tournament in my career, it will be nice to start here: O’Brien

A popular player Kevin O’Brien became the first ever centurion from his nation Ireland after achieving the gallant feat in...

With more people than Australia, Nepal has to have more talents: Dodd
With more people than Australia, Nepal has to have more talents: Dodd

Pokhara Rhinos, an Everest Premier League (EPL) outfit, has appointed a foreign coach in Nepali franchise cricket for the first...

Chobhar dry port is essential for country’s trade
Chobhar dry port is essential for country’s trade

The government, through the budget for Fiscal Year 2013/14, announced plans to build an international-standard exhibition hall and a dry...

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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Ambassador Aryal presents letters of credence to Jordan King
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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Why we need science?
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?
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...