Pro-monarchy protesters continue to hit streets of Kathmandu

Published On: January 24, 2021 02:40 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Pro-monarchy protesters under different banner names have continued to hit the streets of Kathmandu, pressing their demands for the restoration of constitutional monarchy in the country.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: In a show of strength, the Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Madhav Kumar Nepal led-faction of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) is staging a mass gathering in Kathmandu, demanding the restoration of the dissolved parliament on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: A group of independent youths organized a session of mock parliament at Padmodaya Road of the capital city on Wednesday after against the dissolution of the House of Representatives. Here are some photos taken by our photo journalist Bijaya Rai:

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: In a continuation of a series of protests against the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR) by Prime Minister Oli, students affiliated to the Nepal Students Union (NSU), the student wing of Nepali Congress, on Tuesday took to streets to protest uniquely by shaving their heads.

“We don’t need concrete-made Kamalpokhari”

Published On: January 19, 2021 04:10 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: Activists have staged a protest demonstration in front of the Kathmandu Metropolitan CIty (KMC) Office at Sundhara, demanding the  conservation of Kamalpokhari, a historical pond in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Following the dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR), people especially youths taking to the streets are a common scene these days in the Kathmandu Valley. Youths staging rallies and organizing marches in favor of the restoration of monarchy in Nepal are among many such agitating youths.

“Mr Prime Minister, it’s time for COVID vaccine!”

Published On: January 17, 2021 03:58 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: The Bibeksheel Party has staged a unique protest, carrying clocks against the ‘unconstitutional’ dissolution of House of Representatives (HoR).

PHOTOS: Nawadurga Naach performed at Dattatreya Temple

Published On: January 16, 2021 07:40 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Jan 16: Locals of Bhaktapur on Saturday  performed the Nawadurga Naach, a traditional cultural dance, at the Dattatreya Temple in the city.

MAMUJU, Indonesia, Jan 16: Damaged roads and bridges, power blackouts and lack of heavy equipment on Saturday hampered rescuers after a strong earthquake left at least 46 people dead and hundreds injured on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island.

KATHMANDU, Jan 15: Students affiliated with the Nepal Students Union (NSU), a sister organization of the main opposition party Nepali Congress, held a tug of war in a symbolic protest at Matighar, Kathmandu, against the recent dissolution of the House of Representatives (HoR).