Local-level election cannot be postponed: UML leader Kharel
Local-level election cannot be postponed: UML leader Kharel
JHAPA, Jan 25: Standing committee member of the CPN-UML Agni Kharel has said that no one could extend even by a single day the five-year term of local government determined by the constitution.
RPP to vie for National Assembly elections in Province 1 only
RPP to vie for National Assembly elections in Province 1 only
KATHMANDU, Jan 25: The Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) has decided to cast their votes in Province 1 alone in the National Assembly elections to be held on January 26.
Maoist leader Pun meets Chair Dahal
Maoist leader Pun meets Chair Dahal
KATHMANDU, Jan 25: CPN (Maoist Center) leader Barshaman Pun has met the party’s chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal at his residence in Khumaltar Tuesday morning. Pun recently returned to Kathmandu from China after four months of medical treatment.
Resuscitation of the Bygone Loksewa Legacy
Resuscitation of the Bygone Loksewa Legacy

Every person reading this piece knows why and where the majority of Nepali talents land...

Issues of Public Procurement in Nepal
Issues of Public Procurement in Nepal

There are lots of problems in the procurement system of Nepal. Public entities procure without...

Omicron: A Concern for Unvaccinated Individuals
Omicron: A Concern for Unvaccinated Individuals

The highly infectious Omicron coronavirus variant causes less severe disease than the Delta strain but...

South Asian Air Pollution: A Pressing Concern for the Himalayas
South Asian Air Pollution: A Pressing Concern for the Himalayas

After high blood pressure, dietary risks, and smoking,air pollution is the fourth utmost risk factor...

Overcoming Omicron
Overcoming Omicron

COVID-19 is here to stay for sometime. Learning to live with it looks the only pragmatic way forward. The immediate thing that the government must do is further expand the scope of COVID-19...

S.Korea's daily COVID-19 cases hit record high at 8,571
S.Korea's daily COVID-19 cases hit record high at 8,571

SEOUL, Jan 25: South Korea's daily number of COVID-19 cases hit a new record high owing to the spread of the Omicron variant, the health authorities said Tuesday. According to the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA), the country reported 8,571 more cases of COVID-19 for the past 24 hours, raising the total number of infections to 749,979.

Fictional Stories of Real Pain
Fictional Stories of Real Pain

'Sampurna Akash' is a collection of stories that has become a mirror not only of women's oppression, betrayal and pride,...
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Hisila: from Revolutionary to First Lady
Hisila: from Revolutionary to First Lady

One may not agree to the writer’s points of view when it comes to her analysis and interpretation of events...
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Anatomy of Facial Melanoses
Anatomy of Facial Melanoses

This is an extremely informative, well written yet concise book with all descriptors of a disease including introduction, clinical description,...
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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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An ounce of hope in moments of total despair
An ounce of hope in moments of total despair

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: The year 2021 for the art fraternity was hopeful, compared to the year 2020. After the prohibitory orders imposed to curb COVID-19...
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Spiderman swinging its way to Nepali audience’s heart
Spiderman swinging its way to Nepali audience’s heart

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: Sajal Lopchan, 28, a freelance filmmaker, and his friends decided to go to watch Spiderman: No Way Home on December 17, all...
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Indian veteran actor Yusuf Hussain dies at 73
Indian veteran actor Yusuf Hussain dies at 73

KATHMANDU, Oct 30: Yusuf Hussain, an Indian veteran actor who appeared in films such as Dhoom 2, Raees, and Road to Sangam, died of COVID-19...
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Women’s rights activist and feminist icon Kamla Bhasin passes away
Women’s rights activist and feminist icon Kamla Bhasin passes away

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Popular women's rights activist, poet and author Kamla Bhasin passed away on September 25 due to cancer. She was 75. ...
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Santosh Shah wins BBC’s ‘MasterChef The Professionals Rematch 2021’
Santosh Shah wins BBC’s ‘MasterChef The Professionals Rematch 2021’

LONDON, Dec 28: Nepali chef Santosh Shah working in the UK has won another world famous title. In the final broadcast on BBC One on Monday evening, Chef Santosh Shah surpassed the other three competitors to win the title of ' MasterChef The Professionals Rematch 2021’. ...
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Seven migrants killed, eight injured including two Nepalis as vehicle carrying them loses control near Turkish border
Seven migrants killed, eight injured including two Nepalis as vehicle carrying them loses control near Turkish border

KATHMANDU, Nov 22: Seven migrants were killed and eight others were injured as the vehicle carrying them lost control near the Turkish border. ...
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UK removes Nepal from red list
UK removes Nepal from red list

KATHMANDU, Oct 8: The Government of UK has removed 47 countries and territories including Nepal from its red list, which was in place earlier due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
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Two Nepali nationals evacuated in an IAF aircraft from Kabul
Two Nepali nationals evacuated in an IAF aircraft from Kabul

KATHMANDU, August 22: Two Nepali nationals have been evacuated in an Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft from Afghanistan on Sunday. ...
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Battling the Shame of Periods Stain
Battling the Shame of Periods Stain

Why cannot we just normalize a period stain? Why do girls have to be ashamed...

Some doctors and nurses are no less than the gods!
Some doctors and nurses are no less than the gods!

The story of a 28-yr-old IT engineer’s recovery from a paralyzing brain stroke ...

In Support of My Candidacy in NC’s 14th general convention
In Support of My Candidacy in NC’s 14th general convention

It is certain that the organization of the NC will be weakened if the mature...

Savior for Heroes
Savior for Heroes

Can the loss of farmers be compensated? After all, they contribute 20 % to the...

Into the World of Tax-free and Stigma-free Period
Into the World of Tax-free and Stigma-free Period

Come let’s unite with a stigma-free mind to get (tax) free period products in the...