Nepal and Rwanda establish formal bilateral diplomatic relations
KATHMANDU, July 21: Nepal and Rwanda have established formal bilateral diplomatic relations today. With this, the number of countries with which Nepal has diplomatic ties has reached 161.
Amnesty decries use of force on hospital premises
KATHMANDU, July 20Amnesty International Nepal has expressed its serious concerns over the use of force by Nepal Police at the Karnali Academy of Health and Sciences (KAHS) in Jumla on Thursday to bring Dr Govinda KC to Kathmandu.Dr KC started a hunger-strike at the KAHS on June 30 demanding key reforms in the health sector including withdrawal of the Medical Education Bill from parliament.
Transporters get five more months to come under Companies Act
KATHMANDU, July 20: Amid concerns that the government may go back on its decision to end public transport syndicate, the government has decided to initiate the process of scrapping all the organizations and committees set up by transport operators and also bring all the properties owned by such organizations under the ownership of the government.
A brief history of buttons
A brief history of buttons

Rumor has it that King Louis XIV of France spent five million dollars just on...

Talking big, talking loud
Talking big, talking loud

Most aircraft we get come with considerable operational cycle behind them and have engines that...

Reversing migration
Reversing migration

Kathmandu is now overcrowded by migrants from across the country and the trend is in...

Rise of China in Nepal
Rise of China in Nepal

In the last 10 years, India is gradually losing its influence in Nepal while Chinese...

Prime Minister, mend your ways

Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli is displaying arrogance at the level that does not suit the head of democratically elected government. He wants people and his party to defend every action of...

Tipper terror
Tipper terror

We all have this collective conviction that if only our roads were bigger and better, it would equate to safer...
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Rethinking fashion
Rethinking fashion

Nepal is changing. And so is its taste in fashion. There is now a growing craze among Nepalis for superior...
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A matter of perspective
A matter of perspective

Sandra Magnus, a former American astronaut and NASA scientist, on life and how nothing is a big deal, if you...
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Finding time for fitness
Finding time for fitness

Remember stolen moments here and there do add up. While most experts recommend working out at least 30 minutes a...
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Justin Bieber skips depositions to hang out with girlfriend, loses right to defend himself in court
Justin Bieber skips depositions to hang out with girlfriend, loses right to defend himself in court

Pop star Justin Bieber has lost the right to defend himself in court after blowing off depositions over his vandalism case. ...
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Five ways technology is changing the wine we drink
Five ways technology is changing the wine we drink

From drones to machine learning, new technologies are helping winemakers improve both the quantity and quality of their wine ...
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LGBT advocates fear Kavanaugh’s votes on gay-rights issues

WASHINGTON, July 19: Gay-rights supporters who thronged the Supreme Court plaza after justices declared same-sex marriage a constitutional right expect to have little to celebrate if...
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Dwayne Johnson is highest paid actor in history of Forbes. Here’s how much he made
Dwayne Johnson is highest paid actor in history of Forbes. Here’s how much he made

Dwayne Johnson has earned more money for acting in a single year than anyone in the history of the Forbes Celebrity 100 list. Here is...
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'General people are the most used and the most abused entity in our political system'
'General people are the most used and the most abused entity in our political system'

Most of us have known Rajesh Hamal as an intelligent actor of Nepali film industry, the actor who has played...

'Budget has not given enough priority to infrastructure building'
'Budget has not given enough priority to infrastructure building'

PhD in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the University of California, Berkley, Biswo Poudel, has closely studied Nepal’s economic trends....

'Nepal’s progress in heritage reconstruction is remarkable '
'Nepal’s progress in heritage reconstruction is remarkable '

Martin Perschler directs the US Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation, a cultural heritage preservation grant program of the Bureau of...

Harry Bhandari wins Maryland State Assembly election
Harry Bhandari wins Maryland State Assembly election

AMERICA June 27: Harry Bandari of Nepali origin has been elected as a member to the Maryland House of Delegates, representing...
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Nepali worker in Malaysia dies after being thrashed by colleagues

PARBAT, June 1: 22 – year – old Kishor Chhetri of Dhamilapani village of Modi rural municipality – 5 of Parbat district died on Wednesday when his friends flogged him with iron rods causing serious injuries in his stomach. ...
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Embassy of Nepal, Serena Hotels celebrate Mount Everest Day

ISLAMABAD, May 31: -The Embassy of Nepal celebrated Mount Everest Day 2018 in collaboration with Serena Hotels under its Adventure Diplomacy Initiative. ...
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Intellectuals’ conference to be held on June 16 in San Francisco
Intellectuals’ conference to be held on June 16 in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, May 24: Non-Resident Nepalese Association, America is making final preparations to hold conference of intellectuals. The conference will...
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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...

#MHDay2018: Speaking against ‘stigma’
#MHDay2018: Speaking against ‘stigma’

One of the activists from Mid Western Nepal shared that many NGO workers in the...

Graham Potter: The angel of England
Graham Potter: The angel of England

“Why do you watch it?” A lot of people ask me this question. Well, they...

A lawyer walks into a bar...
A lawyer walks into a bar...

The 14th National Lawyers Conference eventually concluded without any unanimous consensus. Rifts of politically isolated...