Ultra-runner and mountaineer Pandit dies in USA

Published On: June 18, 2017 08:38 PM NPT By: Hom Lamsal

TEXAS, June 18: Ultra-runner and mountaineer Sanjay Pandit died in the Mount Denali National Park in the USA. Nepali embassy in Washington D.C. has confirmed that Pandit was descending Denali, the highest mountain of the North America.

DARJEELING, June 12: The Nepali-speaking community in Darjeeling has been on the warpath over the West Bengal government's decision to include the Bengali language as a compulsory text in the school curriculum.

DARJEELING, June 12: Nepali-speaking community in Darjeeling has been on a warpath over the West Bengal government’s decision to include Bengali language as a compulsory text in schools’ curriculum.

NRN Norway elects Thapa as new chief

Published On: June 11, 2017 04:49 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, June 11: The Non Resident Nepali (NRN)-Norway has formed a new executive committee under newly elected chairperson Sanjiv Thapa.

ILLAM, June 10: Gorkha People’s Liberation Front(GPLF)  is going to hold a meeting in Darjeeling to discuss its ongoing protest programs against the decision  made by the government of West Bengal, one of the provinces in India, to make Bengali compulsory subject in school level education.

Sole Nepali-origin candidate in UK improves votes

Published On: June 9, 2017 09:00 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, June 9: Bachchu Kailash Kaini, the only candidate of Nepali origin, has lost the elections to the British parliament, but with respectable number of votes.

Singer Sunar battling with cancer in USA

Published On: June 8, 2017 09:25 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 8: Singer and musician Basanta Sunar is battling with cancer in the USA. Skilled in playing musical instruments including sarangi, guitar, madal and piano, Sunar has recorded 12 songs and composed music for over a dozen songs.

Musical event in Sydney to tribute Yama Buddha

Published On: May 21, 2017 07:20 PM NPT By: Republica

POKHARA, May 21: Marking the birth anniversary of rapper Yama Buddha (Anil Adhikari), Sydney-based Nepali organization is organizing a musical event.

Sakura Night rejuvenates Nepali culture in Japan

Published On: May 12, 2017 02:49 PM NPT By: Republica

TOKYO, May 12: Marking the Golden week, the popular festival of the Japanese, Surya Corporation has organized a cultural program.

LONDON, April 27: A special screening program of a documentary movie based on the massive earthquake of 2015 was organized at the British parliament.