With no jobs and means to earn livelihood, Nepali youths are heading to India.

BAITADI, Nov 21: In view of facilitating Indian ex-servicemen to receive their pension, local authorities in Baitadi have decided to open Jhulaghat entry point along the Nepal-India border point in the far western Nepal for five days. The border point remains closed for the past several months as the government has decided to restrict cross-border movement to contain the spread of COVID-19.

National Poetry Competition on December 14

Published On: November 21, 2020 12:56 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Nepal Academy has announced the date of this year’s national poetry competition on December 14 in Kathmandu.

Devotees wish for the end of the COVID-19 pandemic as they worship the Sun god to conclude the Chhath festival

COVID-19 death tally in Bagmati Province reaches 631

Published On: November 21, 2020 08:15 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Bagmati Province has recorded 631 fatalities due to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) as of Friday, the Ministry of Social Development of the province said.

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Devotees thronged Teku Dovan in Kathmandu to observe the Chhath festival on Friday evening.

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: A new book of essays entitled "21 Resilient Women: Stories of courage, growth, and transformation" is being launched this week.

Of 10,340 PCR tests carried out in the past 24 hours, 1,945 people tested positive for COVID-19; case tally advances to 216,965

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: The Department of Drug Administration has banned the sale and distribution of hand sanitizers produced by six companies.

Sanskrit-Nepali e-dictionary launched

Published On: November 20, 2020 01:55 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Swami Keshabananda Giri has prepared and made public the world’s biggest Sanskrit-Nepali e-dictionary. The users can get word meaning of Sanskrit, Nepali, Hindi and English languages with the application of the e-dictionary which contains the meaning of 400,000 words of four different languages.

Chhath festival being observed today

Published On: November 20, 2020 12:30 PM NPT By: Republica

JANAKPURDHAM, Nov 19: The festival of purity, goodwill and faith, Chhath is being observed with high regard and much fanfare on Friday.