Citizenship ID card issue should be addressed appropriately: Minister Thapa
Citizenship ID card issue should be addressed appropriately: Minister Thapa
KATHMANDU, Nov 18: Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa has underscored a well-informed decision on granting the citizenship identity card to the citizens of Nepal, arguing that it was an issue attached with the identity of the country as well as national security and sovereignty.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
Dahal struggles to speak after remembering his dead son
DOLAKHA, Nov 18: On Saturday, Communist Party of Nepal Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal was invited to attend an inauguration of a football tournament in Dolakha organized in memory of his deceased son Prakash. The communist leader, who is renowned for his energy to give prolonged speeches in stages, however struggled for words this time.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
Nepal abstains from UN vote on Myanmar’s human rights violation
KATHMANDU, Nov 18: Nepal has abstained from voting on UN’s resolution on the human rights violation of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
Remember the heroes
Remember the heroes

Brave heroes of Nepal’s hills have been engaged in fierce battles since First World War...

Rethinking toilets
Rethinking toilets

One in three persons in the world lives without a decent toilet, which means much...

Sustaining democracy
Sustaining democracy

Regardless of great changes, if mentality, mindset, practices and behavior of our leaders remain the...

Cell-phone parenting
Cell-phone parenting

Nepali children are losing themselves into the world of cell phones, oblivious to what is...

NAC in deep hole, need urgent action
NAC in deep hole, need urgent action

When an organization lacks a clear business plan, does not properly study market before starting a new project and doesn’t consider economic viability of business plan, such organizations are bound to fail. ...

Army registers first win, Manang victorious in two straight games
Army registers first win, Manang victorious in two straight games

KATHMANDU, Nov 18: Departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club registered its first win of the ongoing Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League with a slender 1-0 victory over Valley Chyasal Youth Club at Halchowk in the capital on Saturday. The match was made more excited as national team player Santosh Shahukhala made his return to domestic league football.

The charm of tassels: “We made what we couldn’t find.”
The charm of tassels: “We made what we couldn’t find.”

Tassel Kingdom caters to this very need of customized designs. They take in personal requests for customizing earrings and also...
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The art of creative reuse : Upcycling waste and upscaling the economy
The art of creative reuse : Upcycling waste and upscaling the economy

Waste management is a huge problem in Nepal. Rampant and haphazard urbanization and unplanned waste management system often result in...
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Retelling mythologies
Retelling mythologies

Literature hasn’t been far behind in incorporating myths into its stories. Authors have also taken to making their own characters...
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Fun with footwear: How to style boots
Fun with footwear: How to style boots

Boots are a staple for fall and winter. They are comfortable and warm and, if worn properly, can take your...
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Marilyn Monroe's Golden Globe sells for record $250,000 at auction
Marilyn Monroe's Golden Globe sells for record $250,000 at auction

(Reuters), Nov 18: Marilyn Monroe’s Golden Globe Award sold for a record-breaking $250,000 at Julien’s Auctions in Beverly Hills, California, auction officials said late Saturday.
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Lifting weights could be better for your heart than running, research suggests
Lifting weights could be better for your heart than running, research suggests

Researchers said that while all forms of exercise reduced the risk of heart disease, static forms could have a bigger impact. ...
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Barack Obama surprise guest at Michelle Obama’s book show
Barack Obama surprise guest at Michelle Obama’s book show

WASHINGTON, Nov 18: Former President Barack Obama practically brought the house down at Michelle Obama’s book show in Washington. ...
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John Lennon's killer recalls inner 'tug of war' before the murder
John Lennon's killer recalls inner 'tug of war' before the murder

NEW YORK, Nov 17: Before he pulled the trigger that ended the life of rock icon John Lennon nearly 38 years ago, his killer remembers...
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Ensure level playing field for all contractors
Ensure level playing field for all contractors

The Federation of Contractors’ Associations of Nepal (FCAN) has long been charged for influencing government agencies for collusion in contracts...

'Not a single tree more than absolutely necessary will be cut down for Nijgadh airport'
'Not a single tree more than absolutely necessary will be cut down for Nijgadh airport'

Nijgadh International Airport, which could potentially become the game-changing project of Nepal, is mired in controversy. Conservationists argue the government...

Many rape victims in Nepal are deprived of justice due to flawed investigation process
Many rape victims in Nepal are deprived of justice due to flawed investigation process

More than two months after rape and murder of Nirmala Panta, Nepal Police has not been able to identify the...

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...