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KMC's lighting program in the dark

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: When the Policies and Programs for fiscal year...

Languages dying out under benign neglect

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Three dozen languages in Nepal are on the...

International film festival begins in Kathmandu

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: The Second Nepal International Film Festival (NIFF)...

Austrian Minister Kneissl arrives in Kathmandu
Austrian Minister Kneissl arrives in Kathmandu
KATHMANDU, Feb 21: Austria's Minister for Foreign Affairs, Karin Kneissl, has arrived on a three-day official visit to Nepal, at the invitation of Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
Parliamentary committee launches probe over Ansari's citizenship, academic credentials
KATHMANDU, Feb 19: Parliamentary Hearing Committee (PHC) on Tuesday started an investigation into the complaints filed against proposed chairperson of the National Muslim Commission Samim Ansari.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
New India-Pakistan tension threatens SAARC future
KATHMANDU, Feb 18: Although Nepal as its chair has been constantly calling for convening the SAARC Summit at the earliest, a renewed diplomatic tension between India and Pakistan in the aftermath of the Pulwama terrorist attack has made the SAARC Summit further uncertain.
Multilingual Tuesdays
Multilingual Tuesdays

Whether they start a Multilingual Tuesday program or one called Matribhasha Mangalbar, it is high...

Untold story of US-Bangla crash
Untold story of US-Bangla crash

The official report on US-Bangla plane crash does not mention why the first officer did...

Mixed economic bag in 2019
Mixed economic bag in 2019

Good news at the start of 2019 is that the risk of an outright global...

It’s government’s job
It’s government’s job

A sports stadium is a public asset which will benefit the entire country. Therefore, the...

Protect our wildlife
Protect our wildlife

Amidst largely despairing news on politics and governance, there is something to inspire optimism in the field of wild life conservation. ...

A wonderful world of baked goodies
A wonderful world of baked goodies

Dessert lovers beware: You won’t be able to stop gorging on these wonderful treats. Nana’s Delights, an artisan bakery located...
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Food that won’t make you fat
Food that won’t make you fat

If you dream about being able to eat whatever you want and not gain weight, you are not alone. However,...
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Making the most of your time
Making the most of your time

Isn’t it rather surprising how some people manage to get a great deal of work done in a day while...
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On the rise
On the rise

Baaja will soon be releasing an album and they have already started recording for it. Until then, you can hear...
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Johnson & Johnson receives federal subpoenas related to baby powder litigation
Johnson & Johnson receives federal subpoenas related to baby powder litigation

Feb 21: Johnson & Johnson said Wednesday it has received subpoenas from the U.S. Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) related to...
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Eating blueberries every day could help decrease blood pressure
Eating blueberries every day could help decrease blood pressure

A new study published in the Journal of Gerontology Series A has found that eating 200g of blueberries every day for a month can lead to an...
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Obama arrives for North Carolina-Duke matchup
Obama arrives for North Carolina-Duke matchup

DURHAM, N.C. Feb 21: Former President Barack Obama has arrived at Cameron Indoor Stadium for top-ranked Duke’s game against No. 8 North Carolina. ...
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US Delegate-elect Bhandari sworn in
US Delegate-elect Bhandari sworn in

WASHINGTON D.C., Jan 10: Nepali immigrant Harry Bhandari, who has been elected to the Maryland House of Delegates in the United States of America, took the oath of office on Wednesday. ...
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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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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...