Karnali Chief Minister Kandel to seek vote of confidence today
Karnali Chief Minister Kandel to seek vote of confidence today
KATHMANDU, April 25: Karnali Chief Minister Yam Lal Kandel is going to seek a vote of confidence today. For that, the meeting of the Karnali Provincial Assembly is being held today at 3PM.
National Development Council meeting underway
National Development Council meeting underway
KATHMANDU, April 25: A meeting of the National Development Council is underway today to discuss the short-term, long-term and periodic development plans formulated by the National Planning Commission (NPC). The primary agenda of the meeting is to finalize the government's 16th plan.
Meeting of Industry, Commerce, Labor and Consumer Welfare Committee being held today
Meeting of Industry, Commerce, Labor and Consumer Welfare Committee being held today
KATHMANDU, April 25: A meeting of the Industry, Commerce, Labor and Consumer Welfare Committee is being held today. The meeting will be held today at 11AM in the meeting room of the committee at Singha Durbar.
Nepal's Seismic Struggle and Ongoing Recovery Dynamics
Nepal's Seismic Struggle and Ongoing Recovery Dynamics

Nepal's seismic vulnerability is highlighted by its history of frequent and devastating earthquakes. Over the...

Equality under the Law: Examining Legal Principles across Different Scales
Equality under the Law: Examining Legal Principles across Different Scales

The suspension of Nepali Congress (NC) MP Tek Prasad Gurung, who was found guilty on...

Cotiviti controversy mars Investment Summit in Nepal
Cotiviti controversy mars Investment Summit in Nepal

Cotiviti Nepal is accused of leaking Rs 10.36 billion (about $84 million) in money, according...

Exploring opportunities and Challenges of Increasing Online Transactions in Nepal
Exploring opportunities and Challenges of Increasing Online Transactions in Nepal

Recently, I embarked on an errand for my parents. Upon completing my purchases, I proceeded...

Nepal-Qatar Relations: Prioritize promoting interests of Nepali migrant workers
Nepal-Qatar Relations: Prioritize promoting interests of Nepali migrant workers

The two-day state visit of Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the first by a head of state from Qatar since the establishment of diplomatic relations in 1977, marks an important...

Senate passes bill forcing TikTok’s parent company to sell or face ban, sends to Biden for signature
Senate passes bill forcing TikTok’s parent company to sell or face ban, sends to Biden for signature

WASHINGTON, April 24: The Senate passed legislation Tuesday that would force TikTok’s China-based parent company to sell the social media platform under the threat of a ban, a contentious move by U.S. lawmakers that’s expected to face legal challenges and disrupt the lives of content creators who rely on the short-form video app for income.

Life is never too pointless to be ended
Life is never too pointless to be ended

"Priye Sufi," a book by Nepali author Subin Bhattarai, is a moving and consoling book. The story's primary lesson is...
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'ULFA: The Mirage of Dawn’ offers a remarkably balanced narration on history of ULFA
'ULFA: The Mirage of Dawn’ offers a remarkably balanced narration on history of ULFA

Rajeev Bhattacharyya’s book offers a remarkable history of ULFA, its formation and rise to prominence, the interplay of its principal...
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Mrityu Diary:  A must read book about life and death
Mrityu Diary:  A must read book about life and death

"Mrityu Diary" or the “Death Diary” is a book written by the author Tulasi Acharya, which is currently available in...
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"Jiwanta Sambandha: A Medical Student's Resonance"
"Jiwanta Sambandha: A Medical Student's Resonance"

As a book enthusiast, I've always been drawn to the world of literature, seeking solace and inspiration within the pages...
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ED attaches Raj Kundra’s properties worth Rs 97.79 crore in Bitcoin investment fraud case
ED attaches Raj Kundra’s properties worth Rs 97.79 crore in Bitcoin investment fraud case

MUMBAI, April 18: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) said on Thursday it has provisionally attached immovable and movable properties worth Rs 97.79 crore belonging to Raj...
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iPhone 14 Pro Max-shot Nepali film 'A Place Under the Sun' set for global OTT platform release
iPhone 14 Pro Max-shot Nepali film 'A Place Under the Sun' set for global OTT platform release

KATHMANDU, April 18: The Nepali film 'A Place Under the Sun,' which was entirely shot with an iPhone 14 Pro Max mobile phone, is set...
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Gunshots heard outside Salman Khan’s residence in Mumbai, police probe on
Gunshots heard outside Salman Khan’s residence in Mumbai, police probe on

MUMBAI, April 14: Gunshots were heard outside Bollywood actor Salman Khan’s residence in Mumbai’s Bandra area early on Sunday, with the police saying that five...
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O.J. Simpson, legendary football player and actor brought down by his murder trial, dies at 76
O.J. Simpson, legendary football player and actor brought down by his murder trial, dies at 76

LAS VEGAS, April 12:  O.J. Simpson, the football star and Hollywood actor acquitted of charges he killed his former wife and her friend in a trial...
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Govt  amends conditions to allow non-resident Nepalis to establish an investment  company together
Govt amends conditions to allow non-resident Nepalis to establish an investment company together

KATHMANDU, March 4: The government has amended the conditions for establishing investment companies in order to encourage non-resident Nepalis to invest in Nepal. ...
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NRNA lauds govt plan to bring migrant workers under social security scheme
NRNA lauds govt plan to bring migrant workers under social security scheme

KATHMANDU, Dec 22: The Non-Resident Nepalese Association (NRNA) has lauded the government's plan to incorporate migrant workers and those working in informal sectors within the country under the social security scheme. ...
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British Minister holds meeting with Nepali Ambassador Acharya to discuss ex-Gurkhas issue
British Minister holds meeting with Nepali Ambassador Acharya to discuss ex-Gurkhas issue

LONDON, June 22: A British Minister has called on Nepal's Ambassador to the United Kingdom in an attempt to resolve the protracted problems of ex-Gurkhas. ...
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PM Deuba urges NRNs to invest skills and capital for Nepal's development
PM Deuba urges NRNs to invest skills and capital for Nepal's development

KATHMANDU, March 28: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has urged the Non-Resident Nepalis (NRNs) to put their capital, technical and managerial knowledge, skills and efficiency for Nepal's development and transformation. ...
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Only Endemic Bird of Nation Calls for Conservation Action
Only Endemic Bird of Nation Calls for Conservation Action

Have you ever seen or heard the unique call of Spiny Babbler (Kaande Bhyakur)? Often...

Reflecting on a festive journey filled with memories and growth
Reflecting on a festive journey filled with memories and growth

Twenty-six years ago, amidst the serene settings of Forestry College in Hetauda, the Dashain festival...

The Importance of Natural World: The Sooner We Realize the Better
The Importance of Natural World: The Sooner We Realize the Better

I had an opportunity to visit the northern part of Sikkim recently: the enthralling and...

The Impact of Support: Journey through Pregnancy
The Impact of Support: Journey through Pregnancy

Garima had always been a free spirit, dancing through life with reckless abandon. She thrived...

Nepal's Tourism: Embracing the Family Bond Beyond the Thrill
Nepal's Tourism: Embracing the Family Bond Beyond the Thrill

Nepal's majestic mountains and exhilarating adventures have long lured international travellers. But for Nepali families...

Lack of investment-friendly laws raises concerns as Investment Summit approaches
Lack of investment-friendly laws raises concerns as Investment Summit approaches

KATHMANDU, April 20: Despite the private sector’s recommendations to amend about two dozen laws to promote both foreign and domestic investment in the country, the government has yet to make any amendments. With only nine days remaining for the start of the Nepal Investment Summit-2024, where the government aims to attract foreign investment, the private sector is worried due to the absence of legal reforms.