The Kathmandu Valley has turned out to be quiet and secluded after tens of thousands of people headed for their houses to celebrate the Dashain festival.

The joy of swinging during Dashain

October 10, 2016 14:35 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: There is nobody who doesn't rejoice swing in Dashain, the biggest festival of Hindus.

A place of contradictions

October 7, 2016 03:37 am

One thing I always take a moment to observe whenever I am at Pashupati Nath is the cremation ritual. Whenever I walk past the cremation grounds, I’m reminded of the vulnerability of life – One minute you are there, and the next minute you are not. This, for me, is a very humbling experience. The reminder that life eventually comes to an end always grounds me and fills me with a deep sense of gratitude to be alive today.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: Former King Gyanendra Shah on Sunday offered a sword at Pachali Bhairav Temple in capacity of a King.

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: The Hindus across the country today placed 'Jamara' to mark the first day of "Navaratri Parba" or the nine nights of Bada Dashain, the great festival of the Nepalese people.

Photo Blog

October 1, 2016 09:25 am

Photo Blog

Girls with cameras

September 30, 2016 09:07 am

“I want to be a journalist,” said Kamala, eyes shining, “I want to take pictures of all the bad things happening in our society, and also highlight the positive aspects, so that everyone knows of my village.”

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: Bikers performed different stunts during a stunt show at the premises of Dashrath Stadium, Kathmandu on Saturday.

Women (at) work

September 23, 2016 09:35 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 23: This project started out as a month-long series on social media (Instagram and Facebook) during the month of March this year.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: A special ceremony has been organised to mark the first anniversary of the promulgation of Constitution of Nepal today.