Leader Khanal undergoes kidney transplant
Leader Khanal undergoes kidney transplant
KATHMANDU, August 4: Senior CPN (UML) leader Jhalanath Khanal had a successful kidney transplant at the Apollo Hospital in New Delhi, India on Wednesday.
UML asks govt to roll back decision to scrap landless commission
UML asks govt to roll back decision to scrap landless commission
KATHMANDU, August 4: The CPN-UML has asked the government to withdraw its decision to scrap the Landless Problem Resolution Commission (LPRC).
EC scraps 41 political parties
EC scraps 41 political parties
KATHMANDU, August 4: The Election Commission (EC) has scrapped registration of 41 political parties.
A Study on Digital Platforms
A Study on Digital Platforms

Through this survey, we have come to know that social media can be a great...

Harvesting yartsa gunbu  during the pandemic
Harvesting yartsa gunbu during the pandemic

Last year, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the collection season coincided with the nation-wide lockdown....

Political trilogy
Political trilogy

Nepal’s anarchic monarchy had an unceremonious end after the notorious palace massacre of 1 June...

Hepatitis Can’t Wait!
Hepatitis Can’t Wait!

Every year, World Hepatitis Day is celebrated on July 28 to raise awareness and understanding...

Deuba must deliver
Deuba must deliver

Oli’s reluctance to step down even after failing to win a vote of confidence in parliament and his abrupt decision to dissolve parliament and announce a midterm election amid the COVID-19 pandemic had...

WHO's pandemic project faces cash crunch amid vaccine, oxygen shortages
WHO's pandemic project faces cash crunch amid vaccine, oxygen shortages

BRUSSELS, August 4: The World Health Organization (WHO) is seeking $11.5 billion in urgent funding to fight the more infectious Delta variant of the coronavirus, a draft report seen by Reuters shows, amid worries wealthy nations are partly bypassing its COVID-19 programmes.

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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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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Indian actor Dilip Kumar, who embodied melancholy on screen, dies at 98
Indian actor Dilip Kumar, who embodied melancholy on screen, dies at 98

MUMBAI, July 7: Dilip Kumar, one of India's most respected actors and known for his roles as a tragic hero in Bollywood films, died on...
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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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NRNA 10th World Conference from October 23 to 25 in Kathmandu
NRNA 10th World Conference from October 23 to 25 in Kathmandu

LONDON, July 18: The 10th World Conference of the Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) will be held in the fourth week of October. ...
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Nepali youth arrested on charge of shooting a Nepali co-worker in USA
Nepali youth arrested on charge of shooting a Nepali co-worker in USA

KATHMANDU, July 14: Milan Ghimire, a 23-year old Nepali youth has been arrested on charge of shooting a fellow Nepali co-worker on Monday. Phu Tsewang, a 56-year-old co-worker of Ghimire was found dead from multiple gunshots. ...
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Six films secure awards at Nepal America Int’l Film Festival 2021
Six films secure awards at Nepal America Int’l Film Festival 2021

KATHMANDU, June 20: Six films were able to secure award in Nepal America Film Festival 2021 on Monday. ...
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Govt requests Daily Mail to correct baseless news report on ‘origin of new COVID mutant in Nepal’
Govt requests Daily Mail to correct baseless news report on ‘origin of new COVID mutant in Nepal’

KATHMANDU, June 4:  The Embassy of Nepal in London said it sent a letter to the UK-based Daily Mail newspaper regarding a baseless claim about the origin of a mutant strain of SARS-Cov-2 in Nepal. ...
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How to Generate Positivity in Adversity?
How to Generate Positivity in Adversity?

There is no neutral point in life. It is either positive or negative. If we...

Food Security Dimensions of Nepal
Food Security Dimensions of Nepal

There are two basic objectives of the management of the food security chain: ensuring that...

Elderly People: Waiting for Justice at Very Important Phase of Life
Elderly People: Waiting for Justice at Very Important Phase of Life

The elderly people consider themselves as dependent people and are often dominated and subjugated by...

The Picture that Changed Me (and the Pukar Bam I Came to Know)
The Picture that Changed Me (and the Pukar Bam I Came to Know)

He is a phenomenon, a movement, something that gives a new kind of hope, something...

Why did provincial govts continue CIDP, despite criticism?
Why did provincial govts continue CIDP, despite criticism?

The CIDP is devised to address the requirements at the community level for smaller projects,...