KATHMANDU, Feb 16: Basant Panchami, also popularly known as Shree Panchami or Saraswati Puja is being observed across the country with a huge fanfare today.

IN PICS: Saraswati Puja celebration amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Published On: February 16, 2021 10:30 AM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, Feb 16: Devotees flock to Saraswati temple on Saraswati Puja, also known as Basanta Panchami.

“Complete road construction at the earliest!”

Published On: February 14, 2021 04:13 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: Locals at Dachhi of Kageshwori Manohara Municipality in the capital have staged a protest demanding timely completion of the under-construction Thali-Dachhi-Nayapati road in the area.

PHOTOS: Rage against rape continues in the capital

Published On: February 13, 2021 02:05 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Various human rights groups, activists, students and civil society groups have been staging protests and demonstrations against rape and murder all across the country.

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: Members of civil society staged a massive women march in Kathmandu against violence against women on Friday.

Justice for Bhagarathi!

Published On: February 11, 2021 07:16 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, A group of youths gathered at Maitighar in Kathmandu to exert pressure on the government to provide justice to the family of Bhagarathi Bhatta on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 11: A group of women activists on Thursday picketed the Department of Immigration protesting against the proposed regulation which requires women below 40 to take prior consent from their families and respective local bodies before traveling abroad.

KATHMANDU, Feb 10: The Dahal-Nepal faction of Nepal Communist party (NCP) organized a mass gathering in the capital today in a bid to show its strength.

KATHMANDU: Cadres close to the rival faction of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) led by Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Madhav Kumar Nepal held a march-past in Kathmandu on Tuesday, a day before the mass gathering scheduled for Wednesday.

Mt K2 conquerors receive warm welcome in Pokhara  (with photos)

Published On: February 8, 2021 06:30 PM NPT By: Umesh Pun

POKHARA, Feb 8: A team of 10 Nepali mountaineers, who scaled Mount K2 on January 16 earlier this year setting a record as the first team to conquer the second tallest peak in the world in winter, received a warm welcome in the tourist city of Pokhara on Monday.