China’s internet regulator will launch a crackdown on the reporting of news gathered from social media, as part of what the government calls a campaign against fake news and the spreading of rumors.

Nepal to have own satellite: Minister Rai

Published On: July 6, 2016 05:54 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 6: Minister for Information and Communications Sherdhan Rai says that Nepal is to have its own satellite.

KATHMANDU, July 5: On July 2, Institute of Engineering (IOE) Pulchowk hosted the ‘First National FPGA Design Contest’, an event jointly organized by IOE Pulchowk Campus, Himalaya College of Engineering, Kathmandu Engineering College, Kathford International College of Engineering and Management, and Digitronix Nepal.

PASADENA, Calif, July 5: Braving intense radiation, a NASA spacecraft reached Jupiter on Monday after a five-year voyage to begin exploring the king of the planets.

LONDON, July 4: Women employees at the social networking giant Facebook are often told not to wear "revealing" dresses that may "distract" co-workers, a former Facebook employee has claimed in his book.

Facebook defends position after Israeli censure

Published On: July 4, 2016 12:13 PM NPT By: Reuters

JERUSALEM, July 3: Facebook is doing its share to remove abusive content from the social network, it said on Sunday in an apparent rejection of Israeli allegations that it was uncooperative in stemming messages that might spur Palestinian violence.

BEIJING, July 2:  Apple is being sued by a subsidiary of China's broadcasting regulator over a propaganda film more than 20 years old, in the latest legal wrangling for the tech giant in China in recent weeks.

Bittersweet experiences on social media

Published On: July 2, 2016 11:24 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 1: Social media is a big part of all our lives these days. We use different social media platforms for various reasons. We connect with friends, stay updated on the latest happenings around the world, and share our opinions on the same.

Tech Poll

Published On: June 30, 2016 11:08 AM NPT By: Republica

To be secure from hackers, Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, covers his laptop’s camera.

Social networking site Sagoon offers IPO

Published On: June 30, 2016 10:53 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 30: A social networking site established in the United States on Nepali investment – – has opened Initial Primary Offer (IPO) for the interested and eligible investors.