Bamdev Gautam not to contest in Kaski by-election Kaski
Bamdev Gautam not to contest in Kaski by-election Kaski
KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Vice Chairman Bamdev Gautam on Saturday announced that he won't contest the by-election for the parliamentary seat from Kaski.
NCP picks chiefs and secretaries of metropolis
NCP picks chiefs and secretaries of metropolis
KATHMANDU, Sept 21: The secretariat meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) on Saturday finalized the names of chairpersons and secretaries to command the six metropolitan cities.
Employees' capacity building thru one-door policy: Minister Pandit
Employees' capacity building thru one-door policy: Minister Pandit
KATHMANDU, Sept 21: Minister for Federal Affairs and General Administration Lal Babu Pandit has stressed for the need of one-door policy for the capacity building of government employees so that it would bring uniformity in the bureaucracy.
Getting youth back to agriculture
Getting youth back to agriculture

Agriculture can be shaped as an attractive sector for youths. For this, we have to...

Rethinking research
Rethinking research

We must make research a number-one social mission of higher education, make funding for public...

Electrifying Nepal
Electrifying Nepal

How can we get electricity faster to Nepalis in a more sustainable way, while having...

The return of fiscal policy
The return of fiscal policy

Policymakers around the world are coming to realize that it is neither wise nor feasible to...

Works after fourth Constitution Day
Works after fourth Constitution Day

The country celebrated the fourth Constitution Day on Friday with much fanfare. With the exception of some form of protests in parts of Province 2 and few other places, people across the country...

Maddison fires Leicester to win over Spurs amid VAR drama
Maddison fires Leicester to win over Spurs amid VAR drama

LEICESTER, England, Sept 21: James Maddison scored a brilliant winner to help Leicester City come from behind and beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 in the Premier League on Saturday in a match dominated by VAR drama.

US to send troops to Saudi Arabia, hold off on striking Iran
US to send troops to Saudi Arabia, hold off on striking Iran

WASHINGTON, Sept 21: The Pentagon on Friday announced it will deploy additional U.S. troops and missile defense equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, as President Donald Trump has at least for now put off any immediate military strike on Iran in response to the attack on the Saudi oil industry.

Keeping it Casual
Keeping it Casual

A big part of the Nepali fashion industry is focused on occasion- and event-wear. They make and promote clothing items...
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Bringing something new to the table
Bringing something new to the table

Among the many different forms of art, urban sketching is a relatively new one. This art movement is led by...
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Thoughtful and gritty
Thoughtful and gritty

Let’s suppose that the famous ship sailed by the founder of Athens (according to Greek mythology) Theseus is kept at...
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Making time for your interests
Making time for your interests

It’s no secret that most of us like to travel and we use every opportunity we get to pack our...
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Three-day China Film Festival begins in Kathmandu
Three-day China Film Festival begins in Kathmandu

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: The China Film Festival officially kicked off on Tuesday to mark the 70th anniversary of the People's Republic of China. ...
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Cities to step up at U.N. to push climate fight, sustainable development
Cities to step up at U.N. to push climate fight, sustainable development

UNITED NATIONS, Sept 17:  As some world leaders question whether the world is facing a climate emergency, more than a dozen cities are stepping up to...
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New York to ban flavored e-cigarettes after illnesses, deaths
New York to ban flavored e-cigarettes after illnesses, deaths

NEW YORK, Sept 16: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced a ban on all flavored e-cigarettes besides tobacco and menthol in response to a...
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Trump rebuffs Kavanaugh impeachment calls after new sexual misconduct report
Trump rebuffs Kavanaugh impeachment calls after new sexual misconduct report

WASHINGTON, Sept 16: U.S. President Donald Trump rejected Democrats’ calls for impeaching Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday after a new report involving sexual misconduct...
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Nepal's Constitution Day observed in Egypt
Nepal's Constitution Day observed in Egypt

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Nepali Embassy in Cairo hosted a reception to celebrate the National Day of Nepal at Conrad Hotel in Cairo on Wednesday. ...
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Nepali diplomatic missions in New York organize event to mark National Day
Nepali diplomatic missions in New York organize event to mark National Day

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Nepal's Permanent Mission to the United Nations and the Consulate General of Nepal based in New York jointly hosted a reception on Wednesday in New York to celebrate the National Day and the fourth anniversary of the promulgation of the constitution of Nepal. ...
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Three Nepali belonging to same family die in road accident in United States
Three Nepali belonging to same family die in road accident in United States

UNITED STATES, Sept 5: Three Nepali nationals belonging to the same family died in a road accident in the United States on Tuesday afternoon. ...
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Two Nepali students die in road accident in Australia
Two Nepali students die in road accident in Australia

KATHMANDU, July 28: Two Nepali students died and three others sustained injuries in a road accident in Australia on Sunday morning. ...
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Federalism: learning by doing
Federalism: learning by doing

Issues have emerged regarding effective implementation of federalism. But there is a long way to...

Pro and cons of social health security program
Pro and cons of social health security program

Government health insurance is a universal health insurance policy. It is regarded as a social...

We still have a lot more with us
We still have a lot more with us

Prior to the April 25 Earthquake of 7.8 magnitudes in Nepal, I had already received...

Notre Dame Fire: As It Happened
Notre Dame Fire: As It Happened

A year ago, I had met a friend of mine from France. My meeting with...

Why we need science?
Why we need science?

​Nepal government has allocated only 0.38 percent of the total budget for science and technology....

‘Over 70% multi-billion rupee anti-poverty training went to party henchmen’
‘Over 70% multi-billion rupee anti-poverty training went to party henchmen’

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: A multi-billion rupee micro-enterprise project for eradicating poverty through micro-entrepreneurship and employment generation was established in 1998. The program is now mired in political mess and woefully inept record-keeping. Data on the entrepreneurs has not been updated for several years.